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Richard Pyle

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Fields  Marine biology
Education  Ph.D., Zoology
Field  Marine biology
Institutions  Bishop Museum
Alma mater  University of Hawaii
Institution  Bishop Museum
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Born  24 March 1967 (age 50) Kailua, Hawaii (1967-03-24)

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Richard L. Pyle, Ph.D. is a scuba diver and ichthyologist working on Hawaii.


Pyle discovered the principle of "Pyle stops" when decompressing from many deep dives in search of new species of fish, and has identified hundreds of new species.

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He is the author of over 130 publications.

In October 2015, he won second prize, an award of €5,000, in the GBIF Ebbe Nielsen Challenge, a Global Biodiversity Information Facility competition, for, "a web service that crosslinks identifiers linked to data objects in the biodiversity realm". At that time, the site contained over one billion (1,000,000,000) identifiers.

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