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Publications

  • Valdes, A., S. Medrano and V. Bhave. 2016. new species of Cuthona Alder and Hancock, 1855 (Gastropoda. NAUTILUS 130: 72-78.

  • Goodheart, J., Y. Camacho-Garcia, V. Padula, M. Schrodl, J. Cervera, T. Gosliner and A. Valdes. 2015. Systematics and biogeography of PleurobranchusCuvier, 1804, sea slugs (Heterobranchia. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 174: 322-362.

  • Hulett, R., J. Mahguib, T. Gosliner and A. Valdes. 2015. Molecular evaluation of the phylogenetic position of the enigmatic species Trivettea papalotla (Bertsch) (Mollusca. Invertebrate Systematics 29: 215-222.

  • Carmona, L., B. Lei, M. Pola, T. Gosliner, A. Valdes and J. Lucas Cervera. 2014. Untangling the Spurilla neapolitana (Delle Chiaje, 1841) species complex. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society: 132-154.

  • Churchill, C., A. Valdes and D. O Foighil. 2014. Afro-Eurasia and the Americas present barriers to gene flow for the cosmopolitan neustonic nudibranch Glaucus atlanticus. Marine Biology 161: 899-910.

  • Cooke, S., D. Hanson, Y. Hirano, E. Ornelas-Gatdula, T. Gosliner, A. Chernyshev and A. Valdes. 2014. Cryptic diversity of Melanochlamys sea slugs ( Gastropoda, Aglajidae) in the North Pacific. Zoologica Scripta 43: 351-369.

  • Camacho-Garcia, Y., E. Ornelas-Gatdula, T. Gosliner and A. Valdes. 2014. Phylogeny of the family Aglajidae (Pilsbry, 1895) (Heterobranchia. Molecular Phylogenetics & Evolution 71: 113-126.

  • Churchill, C., A. Valdes and D. Foighil. 2014. Molecular and morphological systematics of neustonic nudibranchs (Mollusca. Invertebrate Systematics: 174-195.

  • Churchill, C., A. Alejandrino, A. Valdes and D. Foighil. 2013. Parallel changes in genital morphology delineate cryptic diversification of planktonic nudibranchs. Proceedings of the Royal Society B-biological Sciences 280: 20131224-20131228.

  • Hanson, D., S. Cooke, Y. Hirano, M. Malaquias, F. Crocetta and A. Valdes. 2013. Slipping through the Cracks. PLoS ONE 8: 1-1.

  • Espinoza, E., A. DuPont and A. Valdes. 2013. tropical Atlantic species of Melibe Rang, 1829 (Mollusca, Nudibranchia, Tethyiidae). ZooKeys: 55-66.

  • Gonzalez, L., D. Hanson and A. Valdes. 2013. Molecular divergence between two sympatric species of Dondice (Mollusca. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom: 1887-1893.

  • Valdes, A., L. Blanchard and W. Marti. 2013. Caught naked. American Malacological Bulletin: 337-338.

  • Valdes, A., J. Alexander, F. Crocetta, M. Yokes, S. Giacobbe, D. Poursanidis, A. Zenetos, J. Lucas Cervera, M. Caballer and B. Galil. 2013. origin and dispersal pathway of the spotted sea hare Aplysia dactylomela (Mollusca. Aquatic Invasions: 427-436.

  • Alexander, J. and A. Valdes. 2013. Ring Doesn't Mean a Thing. Pacific Science 67: 283-294.

  • Goddard, J., M. Schaefer, C. Hoover and A. Valdes. 2013. Regional extinction of a conspicuous dorid nudibranch (Mollusca. Marine Biology 160: 1497-1510.

  • Crocetta, F., A. Macali, G. Furfaro, S. Cooke, G. Villani and A. Valdes. 2013. Alien molluscan species established along the Italian shores. ZooKeys 277: 91-108.

  • Hanson, D., Y. Hirano and A. Valdes. 2013. Population genetics of Haminoea (Haloa) japonica Pilsbry, 1895, a widespread non-indigenous sea slug (Mollusca. Biological Invasions: 395-406.

  • Goddard, J., M. Schaefer, C. Hoover and A. Valdes. 2013. Regional extinction of a conspicuous dorid nudibranch (Mollusca. Marine Biology (Berlin): 1497-1510.

  • Goodheart, J. and A. Valdes. 2013. Re-evaluation of the Doriopsilla areolata Bergh, 1880 (Mollusca. Marine Biodiversity: 113-120.

  • VALDES, A., E. ORNELAS-GATDULA and A. DUPONT. 2013. Color Pattern Variation in a Shallow-Water Species of Opisthobranch Mollusc. Biological Bulletin 224: 35-46.

  • Ornelas-Gatdula, E., Y. Camacho-Garcia, M. Schrodl, V. Padula, Y. Hooker, T. Gosliner and A. Valdes. 2012. Molecular systematics of the ' Navanax aenigmaticus' species complex (Mollusca, Cephalaspidea). Zoologica Scripta 41: 374-385.

  • Valdes, A., A. Moran and H. Woods. 2012. Revision of several poorly known Antarctic aeolid nudibranch species (Mollusca. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom: 1161-1174.

  • Ornelas-Gatdula, E., Y. Camacho-Garcia, M. Schrodl, V. Padula, Y. Hooker, T. Gosliner and A. Valdes. 2012. Molecular systematics of the ' Navanax aenigmaticus' species complex (Mollusca, Cephalaspidea). Zoologica Scripta 41: 374-385.

  • Ortigosa, D. and A. Valdes. 2012. new species of Felimare (formerly Mexichromis) (Gastropoda. Nautilus: 98-104.

  • Ornelas-Gatdula, E. and A. Valdes. 2012. Two cryptic and sympatric species of Philinopsis (Cephalaspidea. Journal of Molluscan Studies 78: 313-320.

  • Padula, V. and A. Valdes. 2012. Phylogeny and Biogeography of Paradoris (Nudibranchia, Discodorididae), with the Description of a New Species from the Caribbean Sea. Veliger: 165-176.

  • Valdes, A., A. Moran and H. Woods. 2012. Revision of several poorly known Antarctic aeolid nudibranch species (Mollusca. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom: 1161-1174.

  • Stout, C., N. Wilson and A. Valdes. 2011. new species of deep-sea Dendronotus Alder & Hancock (Mollusca. Invertebrate Systematics 25: 60-69.

  • ORNELAS-GATDULA, E., A. DUPONT and A. VALDES. 2011. tail tells the tale. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 163: 1077-1095.

  • Valdes, A., A. Moran and H. Woods. 2011. new species of Armodoris (Mollusca, Gastropoda, Nudibranchia, Akiodorididae) from McMurdo Sound, Antarctica. Polar Biology 34: 459-463.

  • Valdes, A., U. Gatdula, N. Sheridan and J. Herrera. 2011. Multi-data set revision of two uncommon species of Chromodorididae (Nudibranchia) from the Gulf of Mexico. American Malacological Bulletin: 1-2.

  • Valdes, A. and H. Bertsch. 2010. Two new species of dorid nudibranchs from the Gulf of California (Mar de Cortes), Baja California, Mexico (Mollusca, Opisthobranchia). SPIXIANA: 1-11.

  • Stout, C., M. Pola and A. Valdes. 2010. Phylogenetic analysis of Dendronotus nudibranchs with emphasis on northeastern Pacific species. Journal of Molluscan Studies: 367-375.

  • Valdes, A. 2009. new species of Trapania Pruvot-Fol, 1931 (Mollusca, Gastropoda, Opisthobranchia, Nudibranchia) from the Caribbean Sea with an analysis of its phylogenetic relationships. Caribbean Journal of Science: 8-14.

  • Gosliner, Terrence, David Behrens, Ángel Valdés and California Academy of Sciences. 2008. Indo-Pacific nudibranchs and sea slugs. Gig Harbor, Wash., U.S.A

  • Valdes, A. and J. Hamann. 2008. Two new species of Doriopsilla from the tropical Western Atlantic with remarks on Cariopsillidae Ortea & Espinosa, 2005. VELIGER: 210-218.

  • Hermosillo, Alicia, Ángel Valdés and California Academy of Sciences. 2008. Two new species of opisthobranch mollusks from the tropical eastern Pacific. San Francisco, Calif

  • Gosliner, Terrence, David Behrens, Ángel Valdés and California Academy of Sciences. 2008. Indo-Pacific nudibranchs and sea slugs. Gig Harbor, Wash., U.S.A. San Francisco, Calif., U.S.A

  • Hermosillo, Alicia, Ángel Valdés and California Academy of Sciences. 2007. new Polycera (Opisthobranchia. San Francisco, Calif

  • Ardila, N., D. Baez and A. Valdes. 2007. Babosas y Liebres de mar (Mollusca. Biota Colombiana 8: 185-197.

  • Sturm, Charles, Timothy Pearce and Ángel Valdés. 2006. mollusks. Boca Raton, Fla

  • Valdés, Ángel. 2006. Caribbean sea slugs. Gig Harbor, Wash

  • ALEJANDRINO, A. and A. VALDES. 2006. PHYLOGENY AND BIOGEOGRAPHY OF THE ATLANTIC AND EASTERN PACIFIC HYPSELODORIS STIMPSON, 1855 (NUDIBRANCHIA, CHROMODORIDIDAE) WITH THE DESCRIPTION OF A NEW SPECIES FROM THE CARIBBEAN SEA. Journal of Molluscan Studies 72: 189-198.

  • Taylor, J., S. Laimon and A. Valdes. 2006. Is Doris georgiensis Garcia et al. 1993 a distinct species of dorid nudibranch? Polar Biology 29: 73-76.

  • Camacho-García, Yolanda, Terrence Gosliner, Ángel Valdés and California Academy of Sciences. 2005. Guía de campo de las babosas marinas del Pacífico este tropical. San Francisco, Calif., U.S.A

  • Fahey, Shireen, Ángel Valdés and California Academy of Sciences. 2005. Review of Acanthodoris Gray, 1850 with a Phylogenetic analysis of Onchidorididae Alder and Hancock, 1845 (Mollusca, Nudibranchia). San Francisco, Calif

  • Valdes, A. and M. Adams. 2005. New Species of Glossodoris (Mollusca. Pacific Science 59: 603-608.

  • Hermosillo, Alicia, Ángel Valdés and California Academy of Sciences. 2004. Two new species of dorid nudibranchs (Mollusca, Opisthobranchia) from Bahía de Banderas and La Paz, Mexico. San Francisco, Calif

  • Valdés, Ángel and Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. 2004. Tropical western Atlantic species of Diaulula Bergh, 1878 (Mollusca, Nudibranchia). Los Angeles, Calif

  • Gosliner, Terrence, J Ortea, Ángel Valdés and California Academy of Sciences. 2004. New data on tropical eastern Pacific Chromodorididae (Nudibranchia: Doridina). San Francisco, Calif

  • Valdés, Ángel, Yolanda Camacho-García and California Academy of Sciences. 2004. Cephalaspidean" Heterobranchs (Gastropoda) from the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica. San Francisco, Calif

  • Behrens, David, Ángel Valdés and California Academy of Sciences. 2004. new species of Dendrodoris (Mollusca. San Francisco, Calif

  • Valdes, A. and O. Campillo. 2004. SYSTEMATICS OF PELAGIC AEOLID NUDIBRANCHS OF THE FAMILY GLAUCIDAE (MOLLUSCA, GASTROPODA). Bulletin of Marine Science 75: 381-389.

  • Valdes, A. and C. Afonso. 2003. Synonymy of Cadlina burnayi Ortea, 1988, from the Cape Verde Islands (Opisthobranchia. VELIGER 46: 176-179.

  • Camacho-García, Yolanda, Ángel Valdés and California Academy of Sciences. 2003. Caryophyllidia-bearing dorid nudibranchs (Mollusca, Nudibranchia, Doridacea) from Costa Rica. San Francisco, Calif

  • VALDES, A. 2003. PRELIMINARY MOLECULAR PHYLOGENY OF THE RADULA-LESS DORIDS (GASTROPODA. Journal of Molluscan Studies 69: 75-80.

  • Valdes, A. 2002. Review of the genus Actinocyclus Ehrenberg, 1831 (Opisthobranchia. VELIGER 45: 193-202.

  • Valdes, A. 2002. Review of the genus Actinocyclus Ehrenberg, 1831 (Opisthobranchia. VELIGER 45: 193-202.

  • Gosliner, Terrence and Ángel Valdés. 2002. Sponging off of Porifera. San Francisco, Calif

  • Valdés, Ángel, David Behrens and Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. 2002. Phylogenetic systematics of Reticulidia Brunckhorst, 1990 (Mollusca, Nudibranchia) with the description of a new species from the tropical Indo-Pacific. Los Angeles, Calif

  • VALDES, A. and C. MUNIAIN. 2002. REVISION AND TAXONOMIC REASSESSMENT OF MAGELLANIC SPECIES ASSIGNED TO ANISODORIS BERGH, 1898 (NUDIBRANCHIA. Journal of Molluscan Studies 68: 345-351.

  • Dorgan, K., A. Valdes and T. Gosliner. 2002. Phylogenetic systematics of the genus Platydoris (Mollusca, Nudibranchia, Doridoidea) with descriptions of six new species. Zoologica Scripta 31: 271-319.

  • Valdes, A. 2002. Phylogenetic systematics of "Bathydoris" s.l. Bergh, 1884 (Mollusca, Nudibranchia), with the description of a new species from New Caledonian deep waters. Canadian Journal of Zoology 80: 1084-1099.

  • Behrens, David, Ángel Valdés and California Academy of Sciences. 2001. identity of Doris (s.l.) species MacFarland, 1966 (Mollusca, Nudibranchia, Discodorididae). San Francisco, Calif

  • Johnson, R. and A. Valdes. 2001. Hypselodoris infucata, H. obscura and H. saintvincentius species complex (Mollusca, Nudibranchia, Chromodorididae), with remarks on the genus Brachychlanis Ehrenberg, 1831. Journal of Natural History 35: 1371-1398.

  • GAROVOY, J., A. VALDES and T. GOSLINER. 2001. PHYLOGENY OF THE GENUS ROSTANGA (NUDIBRANCHIA), WITH DESCRIPTIONS OF THREE NEW SPECIES FROM SOUTH AFRICA. Journal of Molluscan Studies 67: 131-144.

  • Elwood, Hillary, Ángel Valdés, Terrence Gosliner and California Academy of Sciences. 2000. Two new species of Aldisa Bergh, 1878 (Mollusca, Nudibranchia) from the tropical Indo-Pacific. San Francisco, Calif

  • Valdés, Ángel, Orso Angulo Campillo and California Academy of Sciences. 2000. Redescription and reassessment of Cadlina luarna (Ev. Marcus and Er. Marcus 1967) comb. nov. (Mollusca, Opisthobranchia, Doridina). San Francisco, Calif

  • Muniain, Claudia, Angel Valdés and California Academy of Sciences. 2000. Rostanga byga Er. Marcus, 1958 from Argentina. San Francisco, Calif. (Golden Gate Park, San Francisco 94118)

  • Valdes, A. and P. Lozouet. 2000. Opisthobranch molluscs from the Tertiary of the Aquitaine Basin (south-western France), with descriptions of seven new species and a new genus. Palaeontology 43: 457-479.

  • Garovoy, Jocelyn, Ángel Valdés, Terrence Gosliner and California Academy of Sciences. 1999. Two new species of Gargamella (Mollusca, Nudibranchia) from South Africa. San Francisco, Calif

  • Valdés, Ángel, Ernesto Mollo, J Ortea and California Academy of Sciences. 1999. Two new species of Chromodoris (Mollusca, Nudibranchia, Chromodorididae) from southern India, with a redescription of Chromodoris trimarginata (Winckworth, 1946). San Francisco, Calif

  • Valdes, A. and T. Gosliner. 1999. Phylogeny of the radula-less dorids (Mollusca, Nudibranchia), with the description of a new genus and a new family. Zoologica Scripta 28: 315-360.

  • Valdés, Ángel, David Behrens and California Academy of Sciences. 1998. new species of Doriopsilla (Mollusca, Nudibranchia, Dendrodorididae) from the Pacific coast of North America. San Francisco, Calif

  • Valdes, A. and P. Bouchet. 1998. Naked in toxic fluids. Deep-Sea Research Part II, Topical Studies in Oceanography 45: 319-327.

  • Muniain, C., A. Valdes and J. Ortea. 1996. Redescription of Tyrinna nobilis Bergh, 1898 (Opisthobranchia. Journal of Molluscan Studies 62: 265-273.

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Positions & Honors

  • 2014 – Provost Award for Excellence in Scholarly and Creative Activities, California State Polytechnic University

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Collaborators, Advisors & Advisees

  • Gosliner, T – California Academy of Sciences

  • Krug, P – California State University Los Angeles

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