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Clyde Jones

Clyde Jones

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Clyde Jones was born on March 3, 1935, in Scottsbluff, Nebraska. He graduated from the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, where he received the MS and PhD degrees. In 1970, Clyde became chief of the mammal section of the Bird and Mammal Laboratories of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service housed in the U.S. National Museum of Natural History. In 1982, he returned to Texas Tech University in Lubbock, where he served as professor of biological sciences and curator of mammals. He is currently a Paul Whitfield Horn Professor Emeritus. His research is directed at the mammals of the Chihuahuan Desert of the Southwest and northern Mexico.