Dr. Day B. Ligon
Missouri State University
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897
- PhD, Zoology, 2007, Oklahoma State University
- General Physiology
- Comparative Animal Physiology
- Advanced Vertebrate Zoology
Research and professional interests
My research interests are in physiological ecology and conservation reptiles, with emphasis on turtles. I am currently conducting research related to thermal ecology of mud turtles in arid environments, and alligator snapping turtle conservation in the Mississippi River drainage.