Ray Schmidt

About me

Currently the Smithsonian Mpala Postdoctoral Fellow researching the aquatic community in Laikipia County, KENYA.

My info

Full name
Ray Schmidt
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Curator level
Full Curator


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Curator qualifications

Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
Ph.D. Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, May 2014, Advisor Henry L. Bart Jr. “Historical biogeography of the fishes of the Fouta Djallon highlands and surrounding areas”
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, Corpus Christi, Texas
M.S. Biology, August 2008, Advisor: Frank Pezold “Morphometric and molecular variation in the mountain catfishes (Amphiliidae: Amphilius) from Guinea, West Africa”
South Dakota State University, Brookings, South Dakota
B.S. Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, May 2005

Curation scope
African freshwater fishes