D. Craig Rudolph

D. Craig  Rudolph
D. Craig Rudolph 
Name: D. Craig Rudolph 
Title: Research Ecologist
Unit: Southern Pine Ecology (4159)
Phone: 936-569-7981 Ext. 4012
Fax: 936-569-9681 - Location Fax
E-Mail: crudolph01@fs.fed.us


Location Information

USDA-Forest Service
Southern Research Station

506 Hayter Street
Nacogdoches, TX 75965
Same as above


Research Information


  • B.A., Zoology, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1967
  • M.A., Zoology, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1970
  • Ph.D., Zoology, Texas Tech University, 1980

Current Research:

  • Biology and management of the red-cockaded woodpecker
  • Ecological relationships and management of the Louisiana pine snake
  • Structure of Lepidopteran communities in fire-maintained pine ecosystems
  • Biology of the butterflies in the genus Speyeria, with emphasis on the Diana

Collaborative Research:

  • Ecological relationships of the Jamaican boa (cooperative with Dr. Susan Koenig of the Windsor Research Centre and Erika Miersma of the University of Montana).
  • Floristics and management of ephemeral ponds in eastern Texas (cooperative with Michael and Barbara MacRoberts of Bog Research and David Peterson of National Forests and Grasslands in Texas).

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