Adiël Klompmaker wins Boucot Grant

Adiël Klompmaker, post doc in invertebrate paleontology at the Florida Museum of Natural History, works on fossil Decapoda (shrimp, crabs, lobsters), as well as predation in the fossil record. He is presenting at the conference on shrimp from Panama and other areas at booth 256 Monday afternoon. He is one of the 2014 Paleontological Society Boucot Award winners. His award will fund studies on fossil decapods! Congratulations, Adiël!

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About Cristina Robins

The mission of the Panama Canal Project - Partnerships in International Research and Education [PCP PIRE] is to advance knowledge of the extinct faunas and floras of the ancient Neotropics based on the new fossil discoveries along the Canal. Consistent with NSF's PIRE program objectives, university students (undergraduate and graduate), postdocs, and faculty are engaging in PCP paleontological, geological, and biological research and Broader Impacts outreach. The ultimate outcome of the PCP PIRE will be to promote discovery and advance knowledge while training the next generation of scientists better able to engage in international experiences.

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