Arnold G. Kluge

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Arnold G. Kluge
Residence United States
Nationality English, American
Fields Zoology
Institutions University of Michigan, Museum of Zoology
Alma mater University of Southern California
Known for Extensive studies in systematics, evolutionary biology, and ecology of amphibians and reptiles. He also advanced the theory and philosophy of phylogenetic inference bringing Popperian falsification into the fold of cladistics.
Notable awards Fulbright and Guggenheim Fellowships,

Professor Arnold G. Kluge is professor emeritus of zoology and curator emeritus of amphibians and reptiles at the University of Michigan, Museum of Zoology. Kluge authored over 140 journal articles and served as past president of the Willi Hennig Society. He served at the University of Michigan from 1965 until his retirement in 2003.[1]


  1. ^ "Faculty History Project, Memoir, Arnold G. Kluge, Regents' Proceedings 341". University of Michigan. Retrieved August 3, 2012.