Dr Alessandro Palci

Academic Level A

College of Science and Engineering

place Biological Sciences
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

I am interested in the major evolutionary transformations within squamate reptiles (lizards and snakes), with a focus on both living and extinct species; some of the main topics I have been investigating involve the origin of snakes and that of mosasaurs. Other areas of interest include Phylogenetics, Systematics, Comparative Anatomy, and Zoology.

My ResearchGate and my Academia.edu profiles.

  • Ph.D. in Systematics and Evolution from the University of Alberta, Canada.
  • Ph.D. in Palaeontology from University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy.
  • M.Sc. in Geology from the University of Trieste, Italy.
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