Elizabeth Groover

Graduate Student

Email:  egroover6081@ufl.edu

Degree Sought:  M.S.
Major Professor:  Dr. Matt DiMaggio

Previous Education

B.S., Marine Biology, 2015, Roger Williams University

Selected Publications

DiMaggio, M.A., E.M. Groover, J. van Senten and M. Schwarz. 2017. Species Profile: Clownfish. USDA Southern Regional Aquaculture Center Publication #7213.

Groover, E.M. 2013. Effects of shore proximity and depth on the distribution of fish larvae in Bonaire, Dutch Caribbean.  Physis: Journal of Marine Science 14:49-60.

Presentations

Groover, E.M., M. Alo, J. Degidio, S. Ramee, T. Lipscomb, M. Sipos, and M.A. DiMaggio. 2018. Greenwater Culture and Larval Development of The Melanurus Wrasse, Halichoeres melanurus. Aquaculture America. Las Vegas, NV. Oral.

Groover, E.M. 2018. Crash Course in Clownfish Culture. Aquaculture America. Las Vegas, NV. Oral.

Lipscomb, T., A. Wood, S. Ramee, M. Sipos, E. Groover, and M. DiMaggio. 2017. Evaluating live feed alternatives for the culture of four commercially valuable ornamental teleosts. American Fisheries Society Annual Meeting, Tampa, Florida.

Sipos, M., T. Lipscomb, A. Wood, S. Ramee, E. Groover, C. Watson, and M. DiMaggio. 2017. Evaluating cGnRH IIa for spawning induction of two freshwater ornamental fish species. American Fisheries Society Annual Meeting, Tampa, Florida.

Groover, E., M. Alo, J. Digidio, S. Ramee, T. Lipscomb, and M. DiMaggio. 2017. Captive culture and larval development of the Melanurus Wrasse, Halichoeres melanurus. American Fisheries Society Annual Meeting, Tampa, Florida. (poster)

Groover, E., M. Alo, J. Digidio, S. Ramee, T. Lipscomb, and M. DiMaggio. 2017. Captive culture and larval development of the Melanurus Wrasse, Halichoeres melanurus. Marine Aquarium Conference of North America, New Orleans, Louisiana. (poster)

Groover, E., and M. DiMaggio. 2017. Recent developments in captive culture of Halichoeres spp. wrasses. Rising Tide Stakeholder Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Awards

2018 UF SFRC Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences Outstanding Graduate Student Award (Masters)

2018 US Aquaculture Society Student Spotlight Award (1st place)

2018 US Aquaculture Society Student Travel Award

2018 Fish Culture Section Student Travel Award

2018 Graduate Student Council Travel Grant

2018 US Aquaculture Society Best Student Abstract Travel Award

2017 UF IFAS/CALS Graduate Student Travel Grant

2016 - 2017 Marine Aquarium Societies of North America (MASNA);Graduate Student Scholarship

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