Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Linda Cole

Museum Specialist Retired, Volunteer
Department / Division
  • B.S. in Museum Studies (1975)
Research Interests

Tunicate taxonomy & diversity


Manuscript. Cole, L., S. Coles, G. Lambert, A.T. Newberry, G. Pauley. Common and Scientific Names of Aquatic Invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Tunicate (Urochordata). American Fisheries Society Special Publication.

2012. Cole, L. Diversity and distribution of Tunicata (Urochordata) in Tobago. Journal of Life Sciences, 6:221-232.

2009. Cole, L. & G. Lambert. Tunicata (Urochordata) of the Gulf of Mexico. In. Gulf of Mexico. Origin, Waters and biota, vol. 1 Biodiversity, Texas A&M Univ. Press College Station, eds., D. Felder & D. Camp.

2006.  Goodbody, I. & L. Cole. The tropical Western Atlantic Perophoridae (Ascidiacea) II. The genus Ecteinascidia. Bulletin of Marine Science, 79(1):49-70.

1999.  Rho, B.J. & L.Cole.  Metandrocarpa kudoi, a new colonial ascidian (Stolidobranchia, Styelidae) from Korea. Bulletin of Marine Science, 65(1):151-157.

1998.  Cole, L. & M. Vorontsova.  Species of Pyuridae (Ascidiacea) from South Vietnam. Bulletin of Marine Science, 62(1):1-6.

1995.  Vorontsova, M. & L. Cole.  A new species of Pyura (Ascidiacea) from South Vietnam. Bulletin of Marine Science, 56(1):312-318.

1994.  Cole, L.  Catalog of type specimens in the International Protozoan Type Collection. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 561, 28pp.

1989.  Cole, L.  Catalog of Tunicate type specimens in the United States national Museum Collections. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 487, 12pp.

1987.  Goodbody, I. & L. Cole.  A new species of Perophora (Ascidiacea) from the Western Atlantic, including observations on muscle action in related species. Bulletin of Marine Science, 40(2):246-254.