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Nate Shoobs

Nate Shoobs

Nate Shoobs

Curator of Mollusks, Crustaceans, and General Invertebrates



Room 1548, Museum of Biological Diversity
1315 Kinnear Rd,
Columbus, OH 43212

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Areas of Expertise

  • Systematics and taxonomy of land and freshwater snails (specifically in Galápagos, the Lesser Antilles, and South America)
  • Speciation and evolutionary radiations
  • Anthropogenic extinction
  • Collection management
  • Taxonomy, identification, and distribution of the unionid mussels of Ohio


  • M.Sc. 2019. Drexel University / Academy of Natural Sciences
  • B.A. 2016. Bard College at Simon's Rock