Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Jacob Saucier

Museum Specialist
Department / Division
  • B.S., Louisiana State University, 2008, Biological Sciences 
  • MSc., University of Wyoming, 2013, Zoology
Research Interests

Responsible for collection management activities, including accessions, specimen preparation, cataloging, specimen installations, loans, information requests, and assisting visitors.  Interests in bird vocalizations, taxonomy, and phylogeography.

  • Dove, Carla J., Saucier, Jacob R., Whatton, James F., Schmidt, B., and Roble, H. R. 2017. "First record of River Warbler Locustella fluviatilis and additional records for Plain Nightjar Caprimulgus inornatus and Lesser Masked Weaver Ploceus intermedius in Djibouti." Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club 137 (1):67–70.
  • Saucier, Jacob R., Sánchez, César, and Carling, Matthew D. 2015. "Patterns of genetic and morphological divergence reveal a species complex in the Plain Wren ( Cantorchilus modestus )." The Auk 132 (4):795–807.
  • Sanchez, Cesar, Saucier, Jacob R., Benham, Phred M., Lane, Daniel F., Gibbons, Richard E., Valqui, Thomas, Figeroa, Sheila A., Schmitt, C. J., Sanchez, Cynthia, Schmidt, Brian K., Milenski, Chris M., Garcia Bravo, Antonio, and Garcia Olaechea, Diego. 2012. "New and noteworthy Records from Northwestern Peru, Department of Tumbes." Boletín Informativo UNOP 7 (2):18–36.