Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Vic Springer

Emeritus Curator
Department / Division
  • Ph.D. 1957, University of Texas
  • M.S. 1954, University of Miami 
  • B.A. 1948, Emory University
Research Interests

Classification, evolution, and biogeography of fishes, especially marine fishes. Blennioid fishes. Late 19th and 20th Century scientific illustrators of fishes.  I am currently conducting a study of the gill arch muscles of eels.


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