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Mr. Lou Van Guelpen

Work History:

  • 1994 - present: Curator of Fishes & Collection Manager of Scott-Templeman Collection (ARC/HMSC)
  • 1984 - 1994: Collection Manager (ARC/HMSC)
  • 1982 - 1984: Ichthyoplankton Taxonomist (HMSC)
  • 1977 - 1982: Assistant Supervisor, Ichthyoplankton Laboratory (HMSC)
  • 1975 - 1977: Biologist (New Brunswick Department of Fisheries)
  • 1975 - Coastal Zone Biologist (Atlantic Resource Planners, Ltd., Fredericton, NB)

Research: taxonomy, life history, ecology, biogeography, laboratory processing procedures, and curation methods of all life stages of fishes; DNA “barcoding” of Canadian Atlantic fishes; climate change impacts on fish, invertebrate, and plant populations; regional biota lists and online information systems; biodiversity informatics

Collaborative biodiversity information activities:

Memberships:

  • Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada - Marine Fishes Species Specialist Subcommittee
  • General Status Assessment of Marine Fishes, DFO - pelagics, groundfish
  • Gulf of Maine Area Program of the Census of Marine Life – Scientific Advisory Committee
  • Gulf of Maine Ocean Data Partnership – member of Governing Board and Technical and Metadata committees
  • Gulf of Maine Biodiversity Discovery Corridor - Steering Committee; Systematics Working Group co-chair
  • Centre for Marine Biodiversity – founding member; Technical Committee
  • American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists - Collections Committee
  • Natural Science Collections Alliance
  • Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections

Education:

M.Sc., 1975, Biology, Memorial University of Newfoundland

For more information, please email Lou Van Guelpen or contact him at the following address.

Lou Van Guelpen
Atlantic Reference Centre
Huntsman Marine Science Centre
1 Lower Campus Road
St. Andrews, New Brunswick
Canada E5B 2L7
Phone: 506-529-1203
Fax: 506-529-1212

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