Jesse Grismer

Dissertation defense and graduation Summer 2016 Currently post-doctoral fellow Auburn University, Alabama
Primary office:
Dyche Hall


Advisor: Rafe Brown
Research Interests: Phylogeny, biogeography, Herpetology
Hometown: CA

Education:

  • M.S. in biology from Villanova University, 2010
  • B.S. in biology from Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge, 2007

Recent Publications:

  • Portik D. M. P. L. Wood Jr., J. L. Grismer, E. L. Stanley, T. R. Jackman. 2011. Identification of 104 rapidly- evolving nuclear protein-coding markers for amplification across scaled reptiles using genomic resources. Conservation Genet Resour DOI 10.1007/s12686-011-9460-1.
  • Grismer L.L., J.L. Grismer, P.L. Wood, Jr., V.T. Ngo, T. Neang, K.O. Chan. 2011. Herpetology on the fringes of the Sunda shelf: A discussion of discovery, taxonomy, and biogeography. Bonner Zoologische Monographien. 57: 57-97.
  • Chan. K. O., L. L.  Grismer, J. L. Grismer. 2011. A new insular, endemic frog of the genus Kalophrynus Tschudi, 1838 (Anura: Microhylidae) from Tioman Island, Pahang, Peninsular Malaysia. Zootaxa 3123: 60–68.
  • Grismer L. L., E. Quah, S. Huat, C. D. Siler, K. O. Chan, P. L. Wood Jr, J. L. Grismer, S. Anuar Mohd Sah, N. Ahmad. 2011. Peninsular Malaysia’s first limbless lizard: a new species of skink of the genus Larutia (Böhme) from Pulau Pinang with a phylogeny of the genus . Zootaxa 2799: 29–40.
  • Bauer, A. M., , J. F. Parham, R. M. Brown, B. L. Stuart, L. L. Grismer, T. J. Papenfuss, W. Böhme, J. M. Savage, S. Carranza, J. L. Grismer, P. Wagner, A. Schmitz, N. B. Ananjeva, R. F. Inger. 2010. Availability of new Bayesian-delimited gecko names and the importance of character-based species descriptions. Proceedings of the Royal Society B. 278: 490–492.
  • Grismer, L. L.,  S. Anuar, E. Quah, M. A. Muin, K. O. Chan, J. L. Grismer, N. Ahmad. 2010. A new spiny, prehensile-tailed species of Cyrtodactylus (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Peninsular Malaysia with a preliminary hypothesis of relationships based on morphology. Zootaxa. 2625: 40-52.
  • Grismer, L. L., M. Sumonthat, M. Cota, J. L. Grismer, P. L. Wood Jr., O. S. Pauwels, K. Kunya. 2010. A revision and redescription of the rock gecko Cnemaspis siamensis (Taylor 1925) Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Peninsular Thailand with descriptions of seven new species. Zootaxa. 2576: 1–55.
  • Chan, K. O., L. L. Grismer, S. Anuar, E. Quah, M. A. Muin, A. E. Savage, J. L. Grismer, N. Ahmad,C. Remigio, L. F. Greer. 2010. A new endemic rock Gecko Cnemaspis Strauch 1887 (Squamata:Gekkonidae) from Gunung Jerai, Kedah, northwestern Peninsular Malaysia. Zootaxa. 2576: 59–68.
  • Ngo, V. T., L. L. Grismer, J. L. Grismer. 2010. A new species of Cyrtodactylus Gray, 1827 Squamata: Gekkonidae) in Phu Quoc National Park, Kien Giang Biosphere Reserve, Southwestern Vietnam. Zootaxa. 2604: 37–51.
  • Grismer, L. L., C. K. Onn, E. Quah, M. A. Muin, A. E. Savage, J. L. Grismer, N. Ahmad, L. F. Greer III, A. C. Remegio. 2010. Another new, diminutive rock gecko (Cnemaspis Strauch) from Peninsular Malaysia and a discussion of resource partitioning in sympatric species pairs. Zootaxa. 2569: 55–66.
  • Grismer, L. L., C. K. Onn, J. L. Grismer, P. L. Wood Jr., A. Norhyati. 2010. A checklist of the herpetofauana of the Banjaran Bintang, Peninsular Malaysia. Russian Journal of Herpetology.  17: 147–160.
  • Grismer, J. L. 2009. Battle Sexes: Asexuality verses Sexuality. IRCF Reptiles and Amphibians. 16:1.
  • Grismer, L. L., P. L. Jr. Wood, J. L. Grismer. 2009. A New Insular Species of Skink of the Genus Sphenomorphus Strauch 1887 (Squamata: Scincidae) from Pulau Perhentian Besar, Terengganu, Peninsular Malaysia. Tropical Life Science Research. 20:1.
  • Chan, K. O., L. L. Grismer, P. L. Jr. Wood, J. L. Grismer, A. Norhayati. 2009. Preliminary Checklist of the Herpetofauna of Pulau Besar, Melaka, Malaysia. Tropical Life Science Research. 20:1.
  • Grimser, L. L., N. V. Tri, J. L. Grismer. 2008. A new species of pitviper of the genus Cryptelytrops (Squamata: Viperidae) from a small island off the southern coast of Vietnam. Zootaxa. 1715: 57-68.
  • Grismer, J. L. 2008. Book review of Amphibians and Reptiles of Bali. Herpetological Review. 39: 124-125.

    
Recent Presentations:

  • Grismer, J.L. 2010. Asexuality on the Beach: Phylogeny, Biogeography and the Origin of Parthenogenesis in Leiolepis. Stowers Institute for Medica Research, Kansas City, MO. Invited Seminar Speaker.
  • Grismer, J.L. 2009. Asexuality on the Beach: Phylogeny, Biogeography and the Origin of Parthenogenesis in Leiolepis. Joint Meetings of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles and the Herpetologists' League. Portland, Oregon.
  • Grismer, J.L. 2009. Rumble in the Jungle: The displacement of Leiolepis belliana form northwestern Peninsular Malaysia by the parthenogenic species Leiolepis triploida. Tropical Vertebrates Symposium. Bonn, Germany.
  • Grismer, J.L. 2008. Preliminary Phylogeography of Leiolepis belliana and Leiolepis reevesii. Joint Meetings of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles and the Herpetologists' League. Montreal, Canada.
  • Grismer, J.L. 2008. Whos Who: The Specific Status of Leiolepis belliana and Leiolepis reevesii. First Annual Agamid Lizard Symposium, Bonn Germany.

 


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