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February 17, 2021

The Ohio Biodiversity Conservation Partnership (OBCP) at Ohio State University is hosting a VIRTUAL symposium on freshwater mussel conservation in honor of the late G. Thomas Watters on Wednesday…

September 4, 2020

The first virtual internship offered by the Triplehorn Insect Collection this summer was featured prominently in a news story on Elon University's website. 

"Virtual internship affirms for…

April 27, 2020

EEOB Professor and Associate Dean of Undergraduate Education, Meg Daly, is a 2020 recipient of the Distinguished Faculty Service Award. Faculty members are recognized for contributions to the…

April 26, 2020
Origin and evolution of the symbiosis between sea anemones (Cnidaria, Anthozoa, Actiniaria) and hermit crabs, with additional notes on anemone-gastropod associationsC. Gusmão, Vanessa Van Deusen,…

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Norman F. Johnson
Professor, Director, C. A. Triplehorn Insect Collection
Marymegan Daly
Professor, Director of the Museum