||Cindy Hunter Ph.D.
College of Natural Sciences
2450 Campus Road
University of Hawaii
Honolulu, HI 96822
Ph. D. 1988, University of Hawaii, Zoology
Areas of Research Interest:
conservation biology; coral reef ecology; biology and ecology of marine invertebrates and fishes (reproduction, genetics, population structure); physiology and molecular biology of cnidarian-algal symbioses; evolutionary genetics; invertebrate systematics; community processes and dynamics; Hawaiian natural history.
ecology of alien algae on coral reefs; shifting the competitive advantage back to native species on Hawaii's reefs; growth and morphology of corals