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Details of Prof. Roy L. Caldwell   


Gender male
Department Department of Integrative Biology
University of California, Department of Integrative Biology, Berkeley ( UC Berkeleu, IB)
3060 Valley Life Sciences Bldg #3140 Berkeley CA 94720-3140
Regions Sea of Azov
Tel 510-642-1391
Fax 510-643-6264
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Website http://ib.berkeley.edu/faculty/Caldwell,RL.html
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Degree PhD
Job type Teaching/Education , Research
Research Activities My lab studies the behavior and ecology of stomatopod crustaceans and pygmy octopus. Studies range from sensory ecology and communication to mating systems and feeding behavior. We have been using stomatopods as bioindicators assessing the impactof pollutants on reef systems and to generally monitor reef health. Studies have included following the impact of a major oil spill in Panama and a pollution gradient off southwest Sulewesi. Current work is centered in Belize, French Polynesia and North Queensland.
Research Region tropical marine costal habitats
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Prof. Roy CALDWELL)

Erdmann, M. V., R. L. Caldwell, S. L. Jewett and A. Tjakrawidjaja.[1999] The second recorded living coelacanth from north Sulawesi. Env. Biol. Fishes, 54: 445-451.
Holder, M.T., M.V. Erdmann, T.P. Wilcox, R.L. Caldwell and D.M. Hillis1 [1999] Two Living Species of Coelacanths? Proc. Nat. Acad. Science (In press).

Group(s): GLODIR
Created: 1997-02-14 Last Updated: 2010-06-08 by Annelies GROEN