Gonzalo Giribet

Gonzalo Giribet

Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology in the Museum of Comparative Zoology; Director of the Museum of Comparative Zoology; Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology; Curator of Invertebrate Zoology in the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Gonzalo Giribet.

Research Interests

Evolution and biogeography of invertebrate animals; Museum genomics; Species ranges and climate-mediated range shifts

Related Publications


Giribet, G., and Edgecombe, G. D. (2020). 'The Invertebrate Tree of Life.' (Princeton University Press: Princeton and Oxford.)

Derkarabetian, S., Benavides, L. R., Giribet, G. (2019). Sequence capture phylogenomics of historical ethanol-preserved museum specimens: Unlocking the rest of the vault. Molecular Ecology Resources 19, 1531–1544. doi:10.1111/1755-0998.13072

Giribet, G., and Baker, C. M. (2019). Further discussion on the Eocene drowning of New Caledonia: discordances from the point of view of zoology. Journal of Biogeography 46, 1912–1918. doi:10.1111/jbi.13635

Derkarabetian, S., Baker, C. M., Giribet, G. (2021). Complex patterns of Gondwanan biogeography revealed in a dispersal‐limited arachnid. Journal of Biogeography 48, 1336–1352. doi:10.1111/jbi.14080

Walker, N. S., Fernández, R., Sneed, J. M., Paul, V. J., Giribet, G., Combosch, D. J. (2019). Differential gene expression during substrate probing in larvae of the Caribbean coral Porites astreoides. Molecular Ecology 28, 4899–4913. doi:10.1111/mec.15265


Environmental Courses


Museum of Comparative Zoology

Faculty Department

Organismic & Evolutionary Biology

Contact Information

502A MCZ Labs

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