Jeffrey Logan Weinell

Doctoral candidate
Primary office:
BI- Dyche Hall


Advisor: Rafe Brown
Research interests: systematics, phylogenetics, herpetology, biogeography
Hometown: Gonzales, LA


  • Bachelors Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University
  • Master's Biology Villanova University


  • Metallinou, M., J. L. Weinell, B. R. Karin, W. Conradie, P. Wagner, A. Schmitz, T. R. Jackman, and A. M. Bauer. 2016. A single origin of extreme matrotrophy in African mabuyine skinks. Biology Letters (accepted 25 July 2016).
  • Karin, B. R., M. Metallinou, J. L. Weinell, T. R. Jackman, and A. M. Bauer. 2016. Resolving the higher-order phylogenetic relationships of the circumtropical Mabuya group (Squamata: Scincidae): An out-of-Asia diversification. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 102:220–232.



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