Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Thomas Orrell

Research Associate
Department / Division
Education
  • Ph.D. Marine Science, College of William and Mary
  • B.A. Biology, University of Richmond
Research Interests

The evolutionary relationships, biogeography and diversity of fishes, invasive species, and taxonomic information.

Publications
Dataset
Generic
  • Orrell, Thomas M., Hollowell, Thomas H., Tuccinardi, Chris, Reed, Karen, Bird, Jessica, Williams, Jeffrey T., Tighe, Kenneth A., Schmidt, Brian K., and Ludwig, Craig. 2018. "NMNH Extant Specimen Records."
Article
Web Page
  • Roskov, Y., Abucay, L., and Orrell, Thomas M. 2017. "Species 2000 & ITIS, Species 2000: Naturalis." http://www.catalogueoflife.org/annual-checklist/2017/.
  • Rosko, Yuri, Kunze, Thomas, Paglinawan, Luvie, Orrell, Thomas, Nicolson, David, Culham, Alastair, Bailly, Nicolas, Kirk, Paul, Bourgoin, Thierry, Baillargeon, Guy, Hernandez, Francisco, and de Wever, Aaike. 2013. "Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: 2013 Annual Checklist." http://www.catalogueoflife.org/annual-checklist/2013/info/ac.
  • Bisby, Frank, Roskov, Yuri, Culham, A., Orrell, Thomas M., Nicolson, David, Paglinawan, L., Bailly, Nicolas, Appeltans, W., Kik, P., Bourgoin, T., and Baillargeon G., Ouvrard D., eds. 2012. "Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2012 Annual Checklist."
  • Bisby F.A., Roskov Y.R., Orrell, Thomas M., Nicolson D., Paglinawan L.E., Bailly N., Kirk P.M., Bourgoin T., Baillargeon G., and Ouvrard D. 2011. "Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: 2011 Annual Checklist."
Chapter
  • Hartel, K. E. and Orrell, Thomas M. 2016. "Alepocephalidae." in The living marine resources of the Eastern Central Atlantic. Volume 3: Bony fishes part 1 (Elopiformes to Scorpaeniformes), edited by Carpenter, Kent E. and De Angelis, Nicoletta., 1765–1770. FAO Species Identification Guide for Fishery Purposes. Rome: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
  • Hartel, K. E. and Orrell, Thomas M. 2016. "Argentinidae." in The living marine resources of the Eastern Central Atlantic. Volume 3: Bony fishes part 1 (Elopiformes to Scorpaeniformes), edited by Carpenter, Kent E. and De Angelis, Nicoletta., 1751–1753. FAO Species Identification Guide for Fishery Purposes. Rome: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
  • Hartel, K. E. and Orrell, Thomas M. 2016. "Microstomatidae." in The living marine resources of the Eastern Central Atlantic. Volume 3: Bony fishes part 1 (Elopiformes to Scorpaeniformes), edited by Carpenter, Kent E. and De Angelis, Nicoletta., 1754–1755. FAO Species Identification Guide for Fishery Purposes. Rome: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
  • Hartel, K. E. and Orrell, Thomas M. 2016. "Opisthoproctidae." in The living marine resources of the Eastern Central Atlantic. Volume 3: Bony fishes part 1 (Elopiformes to Scorpaeniformes), edited by Carpenter, Kent E. and De Angelis, Nicoletta., 1759–1761. FAO Species Identification Guide for Fishery Purposes. Rome: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
  • Orrell, Thomas M. and Hartel, K. E. 2016. "Leptochilichthyidae." in The living marine resources of the Eastern Central Atlantic. Volume 3: Bony fishes part 1 (Elopiformes to Scorpaeniformes), edited by Carpenter, Kent E. and De Angelis, Nicoletta., 1762–1764. FAO Species Identification Guide for Fishery Purposes. Rome: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
  • Orrell, Thomas M. and Hartel, K. E. 2016. "Platytroctidae." in The living marine resources of the Eastern Central Atlantic. Volume 3: Bony fishes part 1 (Elopiformes to Scorpaeniformes), edited by Carpenter, Kent E. and De Angelis, Nicoletta., 1771–1782. FAO Species Identification Guide for Fishery Purposes. Rome: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
Book
  • Roskov, Y., Kunze, T., and Orrell, Thomas M. 2014. Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2014 Annual Checklist. Leiden, the Netherlands: Naturalis Biodiversity Center.