Gonzalo Giribet

Gonzalo Giribet

Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology in the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Harvard College Professor
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; philosophical aspects of sequence data anlysis, with emphasis on homology-related issues.

Related Publications

Kawauchi GY, and Giribet G. On the amphi-Atlantic Siphonaria pectinata (Linnaeus, 1758) (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia: Siphonariidae): invader from the East or endemic? Journal of Molluscan
Studies 77: 196-201. (2011)

Goodbody-Gringley G, Woollacott RM, and Giribet G. Population structure and connectivity in the Atlantic scleractinian coral Montastraea cavernosa (Linnaeus, 1767). Marine Ecology. (2011)

Sigwart J, Schwabe E, Saito H, Samadi S, and Giribet G. Evolution in the deep sea: a combined analysis of the earliest diverging living chitons (Mollusca : Polyplacophora : Lepidopleurida). Invertebrate Systematics 24: 560-572. (2010)

Kawauchi GY, and Giribet G. Are there true cosmopolitan sipunculan worms? A genetic variation study within Phascolosoma perlucens (Sipuncula, Phascolosomatidae). Marine Biology 157: 1417-1431. (2010)

Goodbody-Gringley G, Vollmer SV, Woollacott RM, and Giribet G. Limited gene flow in the brooding coral Favia fragum (Esper, 1797). Marine Biology 157: 2591-2602. (2010)

Giribet G, and Boyer SL. 'Moa's Ark' or 'Goodbye Gondwana': Is the origin of New Zealand's terrestrial invertebrate fauna ancient, recent, or both? Invertebrate Systematics 24: 1-8. (2010)

Clouse RM, and Giribet G. When Thailand was an island – the phylogeny and biogeography of mite harvestmen (Opiliones, Cyphophthalmi, Stylocellidae) in Southeast Asia. Journal of Biogeography 37: 1114-1130. (2010)

Environmental Courses


Museum of Comparative Zoology

Faculty Department

Organismic & Evolutionary Biology

Contact Information

502A MCZ Labs

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