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Joshua R. Jones, Contributor
Full name:
Joshua R. Jones
City, state, country:
Laredo, TX, USA

Entomologist Identifier, USDA/APHIS/PPQ, Laredo, Texas USA

Curator of Collections, Southwestern Research Station (AMNH), Portal, Arizona, USA

Subject Editor of Mecoptera, Zootaxa

Former full-time lecturer at Utah Valley University in Orem, UT, and part time instructor at Blinn College in Bryan, TX.
Subjects: Invertebrate Zoology, Bio for Science Majors, and General Biology

Ph.D., Texas A&M University
Dissertation: systematics of owlflies (Neuroptera: Myrmeleontiformia: Ascalaphidae)

Master's, North Carolina State University
Thesis: systematics of leafhoppers (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Ledrinae)

B.S., Brigham Young University
Project: molecular systematics of scorpionflies (Mecoptera: Panorpidae and Panorpodidae)