Daniel J. De Jesús

Graduate Student
Wicksten Lab
Rosenthal Lab

Email: danieljdejesus@tamu.edu


  • B.A. Natural Sciences, University of Puerto Rico at Cayey.  2017
  • Ph.D. Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, In Progress, Texas A&M University


  • Evolution of coloration in invertebrates
  • Evolution of invertebrate behavior
  • Science Education and Higher Education

Other Interests:

  • Evolution of eusocial behavior


Article: Adaptive shading in three genera of freshwater zooplankton, journal: Freshwater Biology, submitted June 2019.

Poster Presentations:

“A hemispheric perspective of behavior and physiology in a semiterrestrial marine invertebrate”. 16th Annual Pathways
Student Research Symposium , Texas A&M International University, Laredo, Texas.

“Adaptive shading in three genera of freshwater zooplankton”

TAMUS LSAMP Symposium, College Station, Texas (Apr 12, 2019)

Student Research Week, Texas A&M University, College Station. (Mar 21, 2019)

LSAMP Bridge to the Doctorate Meeting, Washington, D.C. (Feb 20, 2019)