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Duane E. Stevenson, Ph.D.

Research Associate


Tel: 206-526-4468

Curriculum Vitae


Ph.D. Ichthyology. 2002. 

University of Washington, Seattle, WA.

M.S. Marine Biology. 1996. 
University of Charleston, SC.

B.A. Biology (cum laude). 1993. 
Washington & Jefferson College, Washington, PA.

Duane E. Stevenson, Ph.D.


Anderson, M. E., D. E. Stevenson, and G. Shinohara. 2009. Systematic review of the genus Bothrocara Bean 1890 (Teleostei: Zoarcidae). Ichthyological Research 56:172–194.

Stevenson, D. E., C. P. Kenaley, and N. Raring. 2009. First records of rare mesopelagic fishes from the Gulf of Alaska. Northwestern Naturalist 90:24–34.

Stevenson, D. E. and B. A. Sheiko. 2009. Clarification of the Lycodes diapterus species complex (Perciformes: Zoarcidae), with comments on the subgenus Furcimanus. Copeia 2009:125–137.

Stevenson, D. E., J. W. Orr, G. R. Hoff, and J. D. McEachran. 2008. Emerging patterns of species richness, diversity, population density, and distribution in the skates (Rajidae) of Alaska. Fishery Bulletin 106:24–39.

Colway, C. and D. E. Stevenson. 2007. Confirmed records of two green sturgeon from the Bering Sea and Gulf of Alaska. Northwestern Naturalist 88:188–192.

Stevenson, D. E., J. W. Orr, G. R. Hoff, and J. D. McEachran. 2007. Field guide to the sharks, skates, and ratfish of Alaska. Alaska Sea Grant College Program, Fairbanks, AK. 77 p.
NAGC Blue Pencil Award; ACE Silver Medal

Kindermann, G., N. Miljkovic, H. Ahnelt, and D. E. Stevenson. 2007. The osteology of Eucyclogobius newberryi andQuietula guaymasiae (Teleostei: Gobiidae), two closely related Gobionellines from the east Pacific. Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien. 108B:13–56.

Stevenson, D. E. 2006. Stlegicottus xenogrammus Bolin, 1936 (Scorpaeniformes: Cottidae), a junior synonym ofRastrinus scutiger (Bean, 1890). Copeia 2006:792–796.

Csepp, D. J., and D. E. Stevenson. 2006. Morphology of the bigmouth manefish (Caristius macropus) from the eastern North Pacific. Northwestern Naturalist 87:247–252.

Spies, I. B., S. Gaichas, D. E. Stevenson, J. W. Orr, and M. F. Canino. 2006. DNA-based identification of Alaska skates (Amblyraja, Bathyraja, and Raja: Rajidae) using cytochrome c oxidase subunit 1 (coI) variation. J. Fish Biol. 69:283–292.

Stevenson, D. E., and J. W. Orr. 2006. A new species of Lycodes (Perciformes: Zoarcidae) from the Aleutian Islands. Copeia 2006:77–82.

Stevenson, D. E., and M. E. Anderson. 2005. Bothrocara nyx: a new species of eelpout (Perciformes: Zoarcidae) from the Bering Sea. Zootaxa 1094:53–64.

Stevenson, D. E., and J. W. Orr. 2005. New records of two deepwater skate species from the eastern Bering Sea. Northwestern Naturalist 86:71–81.

Stevenson, D. E., and A. C. Matarese. 2005. A revision of the North Pacific fish family Bathymasteridae (Perciformes: Zoarcoidei). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 118:367–406.

Stevenson, D. E. 2004. Identification of skates, sculpins, and smelts by observers in North Pacific groundfish fisheries (2002-2003). U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-142, 67 p.

Stevenson, D. E., J. W. Orr, G. R. Hoff, and J. D. McEachran. 2004. Bathyraja mariposa, a new species of skate (Rajidae: Arhynchobatinae) from the Aleutian Islands. Copeia 2004:304–313.

Pietsch, T. W., V. V. Bogatov, K. Amaoka, Y. N. Zhuravlev, V. Y. Barkalov, S. Gage, H. Takahashi, A. S. Lelej, S. Y. Storozhenko, N. Minakawa, D. J. Bennett, T. R. Anderson, M. Ohara, L. Prozorova, S. K. Kholin, M. Yabe, D. E. Stevenson, and E. L. MacDonald. 2003. Biodiversity and biogeography of the islands of the Kuril Archipelago. Journal of Biogeography 30:1–14.

Stevenson, D. E. 2002. Systematics and distribution of fishes of the Asian goby genera Chaenogobius andGymnogobius (Osteichthyes: Perciformes: Gobiidae), with the description of a new species. Species Diversity 7:251–312.

Pietsch, T. W., K. Amaoka, D. E. Stevenson, E. L. MacDonald, B. K. Urbain, and J. A. López. 2001. Freshwater fishes of the Kuril Islands and adjacent regions. Species Diversity 6:133–164.

Stevenson, D. E. 2000. Discovery of the holotype of Chaenogobius annularis Gill (Perciformes: Gobiidae) and its taxonomic consequences. Copeia 2000:835–840.

Stevenson, D. E., R. W. Chapman, and G. R. Sedberry. 1999. Stock identification in Nassau grouper, Epinephelus striatus, using microsatellite DNA analysis. Proc. Gulf Carib. Fish. Inst. 50:727–749.

Raring, N. and D. E. Stevenson. In Review. A survey of the mesopelagic fishes of the Gulf of Alaska. Deep Sea Research.

D. J. Kamikawa and D. E. Stevenson. In Review. Aldrovandia oleosa (Notacanthiformes: Halosauridae): first record from the eastern North Pacific. Cal. Fish & Game.

D. E. Stevenson and K. Lewis. In Review. Skate bycatch in the groundfish fisheries of Alaska.

D. E. Stevenson and R. Hibpshman. In Review. Distribution, growth, and food habits of two closely related eelpouts (Zoarcidae:Bothrocara) in the eastern Bering Sea.

J. W. Orr, Stevenson, D. E., G. R. Hoff, and J. D. McEachran. In Prep. A revision of the skate subgenus Arctoraja(Rajidae: Bathyraja).