Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Units Program: California
Education, Research and Technical Assistance for Managing Our Natural Resources

California Staff Member

David M. Malakauskas

Sampling for polychaetes

Phone: (843) 661 - 1481
Personal website


  • Ph D Michigan State University 2013
  • MS Humboldt State University 2007
  • BS Humboldt State University 2004


Currently hold Assistant Professor in Biology at Francis Marion University in Florence, South Carolina.

Research Publications Publication Date
Malakauskas, D. M., and M. Wilzbach. 2012. Invertebrate assemblages in the lower Klamath River, with reference to Manayunkia speciosa. California Fish and Game 98(4):214-235; 2012. | Abstract | Download 2012-12-31
Malakauskas, D. M., Willson, S. J., M. A. Wilzbach, and N. A. Som. 2013. Flow variation and substrate type affect dislodgement of the freshwater polychaete, Manayunkia speciosa. Freshwater Science 2013, 32(3):862-873 | Download 2013-06-30
Project Completion Date
Myxozoan Fish Disease Research and Monitoring 2012-12-31
Technical Publications Publication Date
Wilzbach, P., D.M. Malakauskas, S.J. Willson. 2013. Myxozoan Fish Disease Research and Monitoring, Final Project Report. National Fish and Wildlife Foundation. | Download 2013-01-31