Welcome to SCAMIT!

SCAMIT List 12th 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. Haggin, C. Paquette, D. Cadien, D. Pasko, D. Tang, E. Oderlin, G. Lyon, J. Loan, J. Smolenski, K. Barwick, L. Harris, L. Lovell, M. Lilly, N. Haring, R. Velarde, T. Phillips, W. Enright & Z. Scott, SCAMIT List 12th Edition (2018) 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 January 11, 2021 8:30–4:00
New Caledonia expedition report [Zoom virtual meeting]

Lead: Shawn Wiedrick.

Monday February 8, 2021 8:30–4:00
Provisional voucher sheet protocol [Zoom virtual meeting]

Lead: Cody Larson.

Monday March 8, 2021 8:30–4:00
Bight Mollusca review & SLRC changes in species list [Zoom virtual meeting]

Lead: Kelvin Barwick et al.

Monday April 12, 2021 8:30–4:00
Bight Polychaete review [Zoom virtual meeting]

Lead: Leslie Harris.

Monday May 10, 2021 8:30–4:00
Bight Echinoderm review & toolbox review [Zoom virtual meeting]

Lead: Megan Lilly.

Monday June 14, 2021 8:30–4:00
Bight Crustacea review [Zoom virtual meeting]

Lead: TBD.

No Meeting

Monday August 23, 2021 8:30–4:00
Polychaete problem specimen review (send specimens) [Zoom virtual meeting]

Lead: Leslie Harris.

Monday September 13, 2021 8:30–4:00
DISCO species ID at NHMLA (we hope)

Lead: Leslie Harris.

Tuesday October 12, 2021 8:30–4:00
Miscellaneous problem specimen review at Orange County

Lead: Megan Lilly.

Monday November 8, 2021 8:30–4:00
Order Nuculida at Orange County or Zoom virtual meeting

Lead: Tony Phillips.

Monday December 13, 2021 8:30–4:00
All Hands Meeting.

None currently listed

Questions? Contact: Leslie Harris at lharris@nhm.org or Kelvin Barwick at kbarwick@ocsd.com.

Upcoming Meetings of Interest

None currently listed.

Job Openings

None currently listed.


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