Students taking notes about a dinosaur skeleton at the Museo de Historia Natural in Lima, Peru.
Graduate students work with the curators to set up the insect traps, collect specimens and process them for shipping.
Entrance to the Museo de Historia Natural
This is one of the traps we use to collect insects.
During the 2010 expedition, when it was unseasonably cold, bats flew into the lab space and roosted under the lab benches.
This is the view of the Amazon jungle from the river as we headed to our research field camp.
In the summer of 2010, KU entomologist Caroline Chaboo conducted a collections and research expedition with several graduate students in the Amazon rainforest of Peru. Professor Chaboo is conducting a similar expedition in 2011.