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David C. Cannatella

Cannatella, David C.
Curator of Herpetology, Texas Natural History Collections



Main Office: PAT 121A Phone: (512) 232-4862

Alternate Office: PAT 120 Phone: (512) 471-5302

Mailing Address:
The University of Texas at Austin
Section of Integrative Biology
1 University Station C0930
Austin,Texas 78712

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Research Summary:
Dr. Cannatella and students in his lab study the evolution of amphibians. Some areas of interest are the higher-level phylogeny of amphibians, biodiversity of Neotropical frogs, signal evolution in frog mating calls, behavioral ecology of poison frogs, and relationship of bioinformatics and systematics. For more information, see the Cannatella Lab site. Dr. Cannatella is also Curator of the Herpetology Collection in the Texas Natural History Collections, part of the Texas Natural Science Center