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Phyllomedusa vaillantii
Phyllomedusa vaillantii Ecuador, Pastaza Province. Photographed by William W. Lamar
bar Kevin de Queiroz
    Kevin de Queiroz
    Research Zoologist

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Related Links

Complete List of Kevin's Publications and Downloadable PDFs

International Society for Phylogenetic Nomenclature
List of North American Amphibian and Reptile Species

Interviews and News Articles
Wired (2013)
National Public Radio (2007)
Discover (2005)
Scientific American (2004)
Folha de Saõ Paulo (2002)
Science (2001)
BioScience (2000)


B.S. (Biology), University of California at Los Angeles, 1978.
M.S. (Zoology), San Diego State University, 1985.
Ph.D. (Zoology), University of California at Berkeley, 1989.

Research Interests

Theory and practice of systematic biology, phylogeny and evolution of amphibians and reptiles with emphasis on iguanian lizards.

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