Ronald Archie Nussbaum

Ronald Archie Nussbaum (born February 9, 1942) is an American herpetologist.[1][2][3] He works with evolutionary biology and ecology of amphibians and reptiles, including systematics of caecilians and salamanders.[3] He is a professor emeritus at the University of Michigan.[1]

Ronald Archie Nussbaum
Born (1942-02-09) February 9, 1942 (age 81)
Rupert, Idaho, United States
EmployerUniversity of Michigan


Nussbaum possesses a bachelor's, master's, and doctorate in biology from the University of Idaho, Central Washington University, and Oregon State University, respectively.[1][2][3]

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  1. ^ a b c "Ronald Archie Nussbaum". Who's Who Lifetime Achievement. Retrieved 10 September 2018.
  2. ^ a b Beolens, Bo; Watkins, Michael; Grayson, Michael (2013). The Eponym Dictionary of Amphibians. Exeter, England: Pelagic Publishing. p. 156. ISBN 978-1-907807-42-8.
  3. ^ a b c "Résumé Ronald Archie Nussbaum" (PDF). Retrieved 12 September 2018.