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  • Puchalski, S.S., D.J. Eernisse and C.C. Johnson. 2008. The effect of sampling bias on the fossil record of chitons (Mollusca, Polyplacophora). American Malacological Bulletin 25: 87-96.

  • Vendrasco, M.J., C.Z. Fernandez, D.J. Eernisse and B. Runnegar. 2008. Aesthete canal morphology in the Mopaliidae (Polyplacophora). American Malacological Bulletin 25: 51-70.

  • Serb, J.M. and D.J. Eernisse. 2008. Charting evolution’s trajectory: Using molluscan eye diversity to understand parallel and convergent evolution. Evolution: Education and Outreach 1: 439-447.

  • Kelly, R.P. and D.J. Eernisse. 2008. Reconstructing a radiation: The chiton genus Mopalia in the north Pacific. Invertebrate Systematics 22: 1-12.

  • Crummett, L.T. and D.J. Eernisse. 2007. Genetic evidence for the cryptic species pair, Lottia digitalis and Lottia austrodigitalis and microhabitat partitioning in sympatry. Marine Biology 152: 1-13.

  • Kelly, R.P., I.N. Sarkar, D.J. Eernisse and R. Desalle. 2007. DNA barcoding using chitons (genus Mopalia). Molecular Ecology Notes 7: 177-183.

  • Kelly, R.P. and D.J. Eernisse. 2007. Southern hospitality: A latitudinal gradient in gene flow in the marine environment. Evolution 61: 700-707.

  • Eernisse, D.J., R.N. Clark and A. Draeger. 2007. Polyplacophora. In Light and Smith Manual: Intertidal Invertebrates from Central California to Oregon, edited by J.T. Carlton, 701-713. Berkeley: University of California Press.

  • Eernisse, D.J. 2007. Chitons. In Encyclopedia of Tidepools and Rocky Shores, edited by M.W. Denny and S.D. Gaines, 127-133. Berkeley: University of California Press.

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Positions & Honors

  • 2006-07 – Sabbatical Scholar Fellowship, National Evolutionary Synthesis Center (NESCent), NSF

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