Sphaeromatid Project Specimen Contributors

Cedric d'Udekem d'Acoz — Isopods from Portugal and Greece

Tromso Museum, University of Tromso, Norway

Ron Asher — Paravireia from New Zealand

Cawthron Institute, Nelson, New Zealand

Micah Bakenhaser — Sphaeroma and Harrieta from the Gulf of Mexico

Invertebrate Zoology, The University of Southern Mississippi, Department of Coastal Sciences, Ocean Springs, MS

The British Museum — Assorted unregistered sphaeromatids for morphological study


Don Cadien — Exosphaeroma from California

Marine Biology Laboratory, Los Angeles County Sanitation Districts, Carson, CA

Sammy DeGrave — Assorted sphaeromatids from Palau, Great Britain, Antarctica, and Tunisia

Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Oxford, England

Steven Fend — Gnorimosphaeroma from California

U.S. Geological Survey, Menlo Park, CA

Wayne Fields — Gnorimosphaeroma from California

Hydrozoology, Newcastle, CA

Peter Glynn — Ancinus and sphaeromatids from Pacific Panama

University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL

Todd Haney — Isopods from California and Baja California

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles and University of Los Angeles, CA

Leslie Harris — Assorted isopods from the west coast of United States

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles, CA

Alexandra Hiller-Galvis — Isopods from Colombia, Venezuela, and Azores

Justus-Liebig University, Giessen, Germany

David Holdich — Campecopea and Paravireia

Nottingham, England

Conor Jones — Sphaeromatids from Lizard Island, Australia

University of Queensland, Australia

Evrim Kalkan — Sphaeroma serratrum and Dynamene bidentata from Turkey

Bogazici University, Erenkoy-Istanbul, Turkey

Rachael King — Sphaeroma and Cassidinidea from South Carolina

Southeastern Regional Taxonomic Center, Charleston, SC

Li Li — Sphaeroma and Dynoides from Hong Kong

HKU-Pasteur Research Centre, Hong Kong

Roisin Nash — Dynamene from Ireland

National University of Ireland, Galway

Gary Poore — Assorted isopods for molecular study

Museum of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia

D. Christopher Rogers — Gnorimosphaeroma from California

EcoAnalysts, Inc., Woodland, CA

Kirstin Ross — Platysphaera from South Australia

Texas A&M, College Station, TX

Evangelina Schwindt — Sphaeromatids from Argentina

Centro Nacional Patag—nico, Puerto Madryn, Argentina

Boris Sket — Sphaeromatids from Slovenia, Greece, France, Italy, and New Zealand

Biotechnical Faculty, Department of Biology, University of Ljubljana, Solvenia

Camm Swift — Isopods from California

Los Angeles, CA

Tan See Hee — Sphaeroma from Singapore

National University of Singapore, Raffles Museum of Biodiversity Research, Singapore

Martin Thiel — Sphaeromatids from Chile

Universidad Católica del Norte, Coquimbo, Chile

Buz Wilson — Assorted isopods for molecular studies

Australian Museum, Sydney, Australia

Other Acknowledgements

Penny Berents

Australian Museum, Sydney, Australia

Sarah Boyce

Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Stephen Keable

Australian Museum, Sydney, Australia

Brian Kensley

National Museum of Natural History, Washington, D.C.

Peter Ng

National University of Singapore, Raffles Museum of Biodiversity Research, Singapore

Marilyn Schotte

National Museum of Natural History, Washington, D.C.



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