Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Ellen Strong

Chair of Invertebrate Zoology, Research Zoologist and Curator of Mollusks
Department / Division
Education
  • B.A., University of California, Berkeley
  • Ph.D., George Washington University
Collections Areas
  • Bryozoa
    • Fluid preserved specimens
    • Dry specimens - Antarctic
  • Mollusca
    • Bivalvia
    • Gastropoda (freshwater, terrestrial)
      • Caenogastropoda (basal marine)
        • Cerithioidea (freshwater)
Research Interests
Phylogeny and systematics of the Caenogastropoda based on morphological and molecular data; evolution of feeding biology in the Mollusca (Caenogastropoda; Bivalvia).