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SCAMIT List 13th Edition is available

Thanks to the persistent and painstaking efforts of Senior Editors Don Cadien & Larry Lovell, Managing Editor Kelvin Barwick, Layout and Assembly Editor Brent Haggin, and Contributing Taxonomists B. Ferraro, B. Haggin, C. Paquette, D. Cadien, D. Pasko, D. Tang, E. Oderlin, G. Lyon, J. Loan, J. Smolenski, K. Barwick, K. Beauchamp, L. Harris, L. Kuhnz, L. Lovell, M. Lilly, R. Martinez, T. Phillips, T. Turner, V. Rodriguez-Villanueva, W. Enright, and Z. Scott SCAMIT List 13th Edition (2021) is now completed and available online.

Publication Grants

Planning a taxonomic publication? SCAMIT can help! SCAMIT has a Taxonomic Publication Grants program that can help defray material costs of publication. Please feel free to apply!

Upcoming SCAMIT Meetings

Monday 16 May 2022 8:30–4:00
Other Phyla via Zoom

Lead: Megan Lilly and Zoe Scott

Monday 13 June 2022 8:30–4:00
Guest Speaker, Tom Lee Turner (UCSB):
Practical identification and biodiversity of local sponges
via Zoom

July 2022
No Meeting

Monday 8 August 2022 8:30–4:00
Guest Speaker, Marie Nydam (Soka University):
Taxonomic and identification overview of tunicates with specifics on all the fouling species and recent arrivals
via Zoom

Monday 12 September 2022 8:30–4:00
Polychaeta: Family Eunicidae via Zoom

Lead: Adam Webb

Monday 17 October 2022 8:30–4:00
Polychaeta via Zoom

Lead: Leslie Harris

Monday 14 November 2022 8:30–4:00
DISCO ID Meeting: All Phyla at Natural History Museum of LA County

Lead: Leslie Harris

Monday 12 December 2022 8:30–4:00
All Hands Meeting Location TBD

Questions? Contact: Leslie Harris at lharris@nhm.org or Brent Haggin at BHaggin@lacsd.org.

Upcoming Meetings of Interest

None currently listed.

Job Openings

None currently listed.


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