In Brief

The American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists (ASIH) is an international organization devoted to the scientific fields of ichthyology and herpetology. Its primary emphases are to:

  • Increase knowledge about fishes, amphibians and reptiles,
  • Communicate that knowledge through publications, conferences, and other methods,
  • Encourage and support young scientists who will make future advances in these fields.


ASIH publishes Copeia, a respected international journal dedicated to the publicaton of original research on extant and extinct fishes, amphibians, and reptles.


Annual Meetings

This year’s JMIH (Joint Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists) will take place in Rochester, NY, from 11-15 July 2018.


island glass lizard
Seminatrix pygaea

Donate to ASIH

Contributions are tax deductible and are very much appreciated.