Training in Tropical Taxonomy


Tunicate Instructor

Marine biological consultant and ascidian taxonomist
12001 11th Ave. NW, Seattle WA 98177

Phone: (206) 365-3734


Carleton College, Minnesota 1959-1961
B.A. Univ. of Minnesota 1963 (Zoology, Magna cum Laude)
M.S. Univ. of Washington 1967 (Zoology)


Kewalo Marine Lab for the Univ. of Hawaii and Bishop Museum. Nov. 1998
Univ. of Guam Marine Lab for the Univ. of Guam. Feb. 1999
Coral Reef Research Foundation, Koror, Palau, Feb. 2000.
Smithsonian Envl. Research Center, Feb. 2001; Nov. 2001; July 2002; Feb. 2003, Jan. 2004.
Nahant Marine Science Center, Massachusetts, sponsored by Sea Grant.  Oct. 2002.
Huntsman Marine Science Centre, St. Andrews, New Brunswick, Canada Oct. 2002.
Bodega Bay Marine Laboratory, California, sponsored by the Natl. Park Service, May 29, 2003.
Pacific Biological Station, Nanaimo, British Columbia, November 4, 2005.


Lambert, G. 2005. Ecology and natural history of the protochordates. Can. J. Zool. 83 (1): 34-50.

Lambert, G. 2005. First North American record of the ascidian Perophora japonica. J. Mar. Biol. Assoc. UK 85: 1011-1012.

Lambert, G., Faulkes, Z., Lambert, C. C., and Scofield, V. L. 2005. Ascidians of South Padre Island, Texas, with a key to species. Texas J. Sci. 57 (3): 251-262.

Lambert, G. 2004.  The south temperate and antarctic ascidian Corella eumyota reported in two harbours in northwestern France.  J. Mar. Biol. Assoc. UK 84 (1) 239-241.

Lambert, G. 2003. New records of ascidians from the NE Pacific: a new species of Trididemnum, range extension and redescription of Aplidiopsis pannosum (Ritter, 1899) including its larva, and several nonindigenous species. Zoosystema 25 (4): 665-679.

Lambert, C. C. and Lambert, G. 2003. Persistence and differential distribution of nonindigenous ascidians in harbors of the Southern California Bight. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 259: 145-161.

Lambert, G. 2003. Marine biodiversity of Guam: the Ascidiacea. Micronesica 35-36: 588-597.

Lambert, G. 2002. Nonindigenous ascidians in tropical waters: a review. Pacific Sci. 56: 291-298.