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Reptiles & Amphibians

The Division of Reptiles & Amphibians maintains a collection that is worldwide in scope and presently, contains 195,469 catalogued lots representing 431,316 individual specimens.

Division News

Dan Rabosky, has been awarded a prestigious Packard Fellowship

Packard Fellowships are awarded through a highly competitive process designed to identify the best early-career scientists and engineers in the nation and to fund their research on ambitious research questions.

Title’s awards trifecta

EEB graduate student Pascal Title hit a triple with the following awards over the past year: Society for the Study of Evolution Rosemary Grant award ($2500), Herpetologists' League E.E. Williams Research Grant ($1000), Society of Systematic Biologists graduate research award ($1500).

Featured Publication

the Cuckoos, Bob PayneNow in print:
New salamanders (Caudata: plethodontidae) from Guatemala, with miscellaneous notes on known species.
Campbell, J.A., Smith, E.N., Streicher, J., Acevedo, M.E., Brodie, E.D.. Miscellaneous Publication. Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan, No. 200.