Toby KovacsToby is a part-time Research Assistant in the MEEP Lab. He recently completed his Honours project under the supervision of Nate Lo and Simon Ho. His thesis dealt with the taxonomy and evolution of Australian representatives of the cave-dwelling cockroach Nocticola. Toby completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Sydney and was recently a Denison Research Scholar in the MEEP Lab.


Left: Size comparison between the cockroaches Nocticola australiensis and Macropanesthia rhinoceros. Right: Nocticola australiensis. Photographs by Yi-Kai Tea (left) and Braxton Jones (right).