Rui Diogo

Howard University, USA

Rui Diogo is an Assistant Professor at the Howard University College of Medicine and a Resource Faculty at the Center for the Advanced Study of Hominid Paleobiology of George Washington University (US). He is the author or co-author of numerous publications, and the co-editor of the books Catfishes and Gonorynchiformes and ostariophysan interrelationships – a comprehensive review. He is the sole author or first author of the books Morphological evolution, aptations, homoplasies, constraints and evolutionary trends - catfishes as a case study on general phylogeny and macroevolution, The origin of higher clades – osteology, myology, phylogeny and evolution of bony fishes and the rise of tetrapods Muscles of vertebrates - comparative anatomy, evolution, homologies and development, Photographic and descriptive musculoskeletal atlas of Gorilla - with notes on the attachments, variations, innervation, synonymy and weight of the muscles, Photographic and descriptive musculoskeletal atlas of gibbons and siamangs (Hylobates) - with notes on the attachments, variations, innervation, synonymy and weight of the muscles and Comparative anatomy and phylogeny of primate muscles and human evolution.

Biography Updated on 21 May 2012

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