Jonathan Losos

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Jonathan B. Losos is an American evolutionary biologist. His work has focused on a wide range of topics, but he is best known for his studies of convergent evolution and adaptive radiation. Most of his empirical work has involved lizards in the genus Anolis. Formerly, the Monique and Philip Lehner Professor for the Study of Latin America at Harvard University,[1][2] he is now the William H. Danforth Distinguished University Professor at Washington University in Saint Louis, as well as the founding director of the Living Earth Collaborative, a biodiversity partnership between Washington University, the Missouri Botanical Garden and the Saint Louis Zoo.[3] He was elected to the National Academy of Sciences in 2018.[4]


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