Posted: Nov 15 2010

Vokes, Dr. Emily Hoskins

Born in the USA in 1930, Dr. Vokes is an American malacologist and

paleontologist. She is an authority on the Muricidae and has produced

over 150 publications in 35 years. Books by Emily Vokes include:

Catalogue of the genus Murex Linné (Mollusca: Gastropoda); Muricinae,

Ocerebrinae, 1971
Neogene paleontology in the northern Dominican Republic. 18 The superfamily

Volutacea (in part) (Mollusca:Gastropoda), 1998 eogene paleontology in the

northern Dominican Republic. 8, the family Muricidae (Mollusca: Gastropoda)

1989 Cenozoic muricidae of the western Atlantic region. Part X, The subfamily

Muricopsinae 1994 Cenozoic Muricidae of the western Atlantic region, part IX - Pterynotus, Poirieria, Aspella, Dermomurex, Calotrophon, Acantholabia, and Attiliosa : additions and corrections

Dr. Vokes worked both on her own, and also with her husband Harold Ernest Vokes (1908–1998).