At the Smithsonian

C. David de Santana

<a href="http://vertebrates.si.edu/fishes/fishes_staff_pages/desantana.cfm" target="_blank">C. David de Santana</a> is a Research Associate in the Division of Fishes at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History. <a href="https://electriceel2013.wixsite.com/electric-fishes" target="_blank">His biodiversity research program</a> focuses on describing and understanding freshwater fish biodiversity by working in museum collections, the laboratory of molecular biology, and doing fieldwork. Some of de Santana's research on electric fishes <a href="https://fonz.org/zoogoer/articles/spring-2018/shock-and-awe.pdf" target="_blank">can be seen at the Amazonia house of the Smithsonian’s National Zoological Park</a>. This material is based upon work supported by the <a href="https://ggi.si.edu/" target="_blank">Global Genome Initiative</a> under Grant No. GGI-Peer-2017-149.