Travis Ingram's Research Group

Ecology and Evolution in New Zealand's Freshwaters

Travis Ingram

niche variation, adaptive radiation,

phylogenetic comparative methods,

food web interactions

People in the Lab

Principal Investigator

Graduate Students

Lab Alumni

Grace Fortune-Kelly (Ph.D.)

food webs and smelt diet in Chatham Island lakes

Anusha Beer (Ph.D.)

evolutionary assembly of Rēkohu lake communities

Eva De Jong (M.Sc.)

Gravel extraction effects on fish communities

Nathan Silcock (M.Sc.)

effects of perch on diet of tuna (eel) populations

Tyler Kleyzen (M.Sc.)

role of common smelt in estuarine food webs

Amirah Norhayati (M.Sc.)

microplastics in lake food webs

Sam Lynskey (B.Sc.(Hons))

smelt adaptation to eel predation

Mitra Mohammadi Darestani (Ph.D.)

landlocking and life history variation in kōaro

Motia Gulshan Ara (Ph.D.)

morphological and genetic variation in NZ smelts

Marine Richarson (Ph.D.)

individual niche specialisation and biotic interactions

Nicky Kerr (M.Sc.)

relationship between individual variation in resource use and individual behavioural traits

Grace Yee (M.Sc.)

(co-supervised by Priscilla Wehi, Landcare Research)

niche overlap between Polynesian rat kiore and shiprats

Rose Holloway (Ph.D.)

(primary supervisor: Gerry Closs)

fish communities in restored wetlands

Scott Morrison (M.Sc.)

life history and resource use in galaxiid fishes

Oly Hall (PG.Dip.Sci.)

wetland eel population monitoring

Josh Cowles (PG.Dip.Sci.)

using otoliths to infer early life history of kōaro

Leonardo Maia Durante (Ph.D.)

(primary supervisor:  Steve Wing)

fisheries and coastal food web structure

Jason Augspurger (Ph.D.)

(primary supervisor: Gerry Closs)

Life histories of diadromous and lake-rearing koaro populations

Pavel Mikheev (Ph.D.)

(primary supervisor: Gerry Closs)

life history and migrations of brown trout

Raul Costa Pereira (visiting PhD student)

community structure and niche variation in frogs

Christina Service (visiting PhD student)

niche variation and salmon use in black and 'spirit' bears

Grégoire Saboret (visiting MSc student)

carryover effects of larval life history and migration

Undergraduate students and RA's

Nick Kelly

Taylor Hamlin

Zuri Burns

Steph Bennington

Lucian Funnell

Alex Connolly

Jolyn Chia

Olivia McPherson

Leonardo Maia Durante

Visiting interns

Amélie Hoste

Victor Bailhache

Audrey Bony

Ludovic Vincent

Jules Travert