URI grad student makes discovery about dragonfish

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – University of Rhode Island graduate student in marine biology, Ashley Marranzino, made a discovery about the sensory system of a group of deep sea fishes called dragonfishes. Working with Biological Sciences Professor Jacqueline Webb, Marranzino researched the mechanosensory lateral line system of these dragonfishes, which detects water flows and low frequency vibrations…

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