Lauryne Grant has been responsible for the preparation and insertion of many of the photographs, as well as contributing information and ideas. She has her PhD from James Cook University, looking at the Biodiversity, Biogeography and Phylogeny of Australian Freshwater Planarians. Her research has taken her all over Australia collecting freshwater flatworms and she is currently in the process of developing both morphological and molecular phylogenies for the group. Lauryne has also worked as a tutor, research assistant and administrative assistant within the School of Marine and Tropical Biology, JCU. Currently working in Melbourne.