Dr. Fred G. Thompson
Curator of Non-marine Malacology
254 Dickinson Hall
Museum Road & Newell Drive
Gainesville, FL 32611
Ph.D. University of Miami, 1965
Systematica and ecology of land and freshwater mollusks.
Latin America, southeast Asia, southeast United States
Documentation of molluscan faunas
John Slapcinsky - Malacology Collection Manager
2000. Thompson, F. G. Freshwater snails of the genus Elimia from the Coosa River System, Alabama. Walkerana, 11(25): 1-54.
2001 Thompson, F. G. A new hydrobiid snail from a saline spring in southern Alabama (GASTROPODA, PROSOBRANCHIA, RISSOOIDEA). American Malacological Bulletin, 16: 41-46.
2001 Hsiu-Ping Liu, R. Hershler & F. G. Thompson. Phylogenetic relationships of the Cochliopinae (Rissooidea: Hydrobiidae); an enigmatic group of aquatic gastropods. Molecular Phylogeny and Evolution, 21: 17-25.
2002 Thompson, Fred G. & R. Hershler. Tepalcatia, a new genus of aquatic snail (Hydrobiidae) from the Rio Basas Basin, Central Mexico. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 115:189-204.
2002. Fred G. Thompson. The Taxonomic Status of the Freshwater Snail Antillobia margalefi Altabe, 1993 from Hispaniola (HYDROBIIDAE, COCHLIOPINAE). Veliger, 45: 264-267.
2002. Thompson, F. G. & R. Hershler. Two genera of North American freshwater snails: Marstonia Baker, 1926 resurrected to generic status, and Floridobia, new genus (Prosobranchia, Hydrobiidae, Nymphophilinae). Veliger, 45: 269-271.
2002 Mihalcik, E. L. & F. G. Thompson. A taxonomic revision of the freshwater snails referred to as Elimia curvicostata, and related species. Walkerana, 13: 1-108.
2003 Thompson, Fred G. in Julián Monge-Najera and Zaidett Barrrientos, editors. 2003. Prologe: Malacologia Latino Americana. Evista Biologia Tropical, 51 suppl. 3: xv-xvi.
2003 Thompson, F. G. & E. L. Mihalcik. Melania curvicostata Reeve, 1861 (MOLLUSCA, GASTROPODA, PLEUROCERIDAE): proposed suppression of the name and removal from the List of Approved Names in Zoology for the purpose of name conservation. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 6 ms. pp.
2003 Hershler, R., Hsui-Ping Liu & F. G. Thompson. Phylogenetic relationships of North American nymphophiline gastropods based on mitochondrial DNA sequences. Zoologica Scripta, 32: 357-366.