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Herpetological Investigation at the Museum of Comparative Zoology

Date/Time

Nov 3, 2018
09:30 AM until 12:00 PM

Description

Date: 

Saturday, November 3, 2018, 9:30am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Museum of Natural History, 26 Oxford Street

Through close observation of museum specimens, learn how the university’s herpetological collections are used for forensic investigations, embryological and natural history research, and the discovery of new species. Then try your hand at data collection and analysis in a hands-on investigation of the evolution of anolis lizards, based on current research by evolutionary biologist Sofia Prado-Irwin, who will lead this activity.

Instructors: Joe Martinez, Curatorial Assistant, Herpetology Department Museum of Comparative Zoology and Sofia Prado-Irwin, Doctoral student Organismic & Evolutionary Biology Department

Advance registration required.

Cost

$40 members/$50 nonmembers

Location

View map Harvard Museum of Natural History
26 Oxford Street
Cambridge, MA

Additional Information

Sponsor

Harvard Museum of Natural History

Phone

617-495-3397

Contact name

faith sutter

Contact email

sutter@hmsc.harvard.edu

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