Alyssa Benjamin

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GVL Technician

abenjamin@ucdavis.edu

(530) 752-6351

University of California, Davis
Department of Animal Science
2403 Meyer Hall
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616

Curriculum Vitae

Education

BS, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, UC Davis, 2015

 

Research Projects

Diagnostic SNPs to detect hybridization between Delta Smelt, Longfin Smelt, and Wakasagi

Range wide structure and diversity in Longfin Smelt

Genetic management of the Delta Smelt refuge population

 

Publications

Benjamin, A., Saglam, I. K., Mahardja, B., Hobbs, J., Hung, T., and Finger, A. J. (2017) “Use of single nucleotide polymorphisms identifies backcrossing and species misidentifications among three San Francisco Estuary osmerids.” Submitted.

Finger, A. J., Schumer, G., Benjamin, A., and Blankenship, S. (2017) “Effective population size of Delta Smelt using microsatellites.” San Francisco Estuary and Watershed Science Journal, 15(2): 1-11.

Benjamin, A., May, B. P., O’Brien, J., and Finger, A. J. (2016) “Conservation Genetics of an Urban Desert Fish, the Arroyo Chub.” Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 145(2): 277-286.