Certified Taxonomists

The following files list individuals who have been certified either at family level or in one or more taxonomic groups through the Taxonomic Certification Program Genus Level Certification examination. Certifications stand for five years.

*These links are to live Google documents that may be blocked by some firewalls. If you cannot reach them, you can download the family-level or genus-level lists (PDFs updated annually) or email

Every attempt is made to keep these lists current, however, if taxonomists change email addresses or affiliations they must notify for the information to be updated.