earth sciences

Peer-reviewed Publications

2020

Aguirre, T.G., Ingrole, A., Seek, T.W., Fiorillo, A.R., Sertich, J.J.W., Donahue, S.W. 2020. Differing trabecular bone architecture in dinosaurs and mammals contribute to stiffness and limits on bone strain. PLoS ONE 15: e0237042.

Gutherz, S.B., Groenke, J.R., Sertich, J.J.W., Burch, S.H., O’Connor, P.M. 2020. Paleopathology in a nearly complete skeleton of Majungasaurus crenatissimus (Theropoda: Abelisauridae). Cretaceous Research 115: doi.org/10.1016/j.cretres.2020.104553

Halliday, T.J.D., Holroyd, P.A., Gheerbrant, E., Prasad, G.V.R., Scanferla, A., Beck, R.M.D., Krause, D.W. & Goswami, A. 2020. Leaving Gondwana: the changing position of the Indian subcontinent in the global faunal network. Pp. 227–249 in G.V.R. Prasad & R. Patnaik (eds.), Biological Consequences of Plate Tectonics, New Perspectives on Post-Gondwana Break-Up –– A Tribute to Ashok Sahni. Cham, Switzerland: Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology series, Springer.

Hoffmann, S., Hu, Y. & Krause, D.W. 2020. Postcranial morphology of Adalatherium hui (Mammalia, Gondwanatheria) from the Late Cretaceous of Madagascar. Pp. 133–212 in D.W. Krause & S. Hoffmann (eds.), Adalatherium hui (Mammalia, Gondwanatheria) from the Late Cretaceous of Madagascar. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Memoir 21. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 40 (5, Supplement).

Hoffmann, S., Beck, R.M.D., Wible, J.R., Rougier, G.W. & Krause, D.W. 2020. Phylogenetic relationships of Adalatherium hui (Mammalia, Gondwanatheria) from the Late Cretaceous of Madagascar. Pp. 213–234 in D.W. Krause & S. Hoffmann (eds.), Adalatherium hui (Mammalia, Gondwanatheria) from the Late Cretaceous of Madagascar. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Memoir 21. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 40 (5, Supplement).

Joyce, W.G., Parham, J.F., Anquetin, J., Claude, J., Danilov, I.G., Iverson, J.B., Kear, B., Lyson, T.R., Rabi, M. & Sterli, J. 2020. Pan-Testudines. Pp. 1041–1043 in K. de Queiroz, P. D. Cantino & J. A. Gauthier (eds.). Phylonyms – A Companion to the PhyloCode. Boca Raton, FL: FL: CRC Press.

Joyce, W.G., Parham, J.F., Anquetin, J., Claude, J., Danilov, I.G., Iverson, J.B., Kear, B., Lyson, T.R., Rabi, M. & Sterli, J. 2020. Testudinata. Pp. 1045–1048 in K. de Queiroz, P. D. Cantino & J. A. Gauthier (eds.). .). Phylonyms – A Companion to the PhyloCode. Boca Raton, FL: FL: CRC Press.

Joyce, W. G., Parham, J.F., Anquetin, J., Claude, J., Danilov, I.G., Iverson, J.B., Kear, B., Lyson, T.R., Rabi, M. & Sterli, J. 2020. Testudines. Pp. 1049–1051 in K. de Queiroz, P. D. Cantino & J. A. Gauthier (eds.). .). Phylonyms – A Companion to the PhyloCode. Boca Raton, FL: FL: CRC Press.

Joyce, W. G., Parham, J.F., Anquetin, J., Claude, J., Danilov, I.G., Iverson, J.B., Kear, B., Lyson, T.R., Rabi, M. & Sterli, J. 2020. Pan-Pleurodira. Pp. 1053–1054 in K. de Queiroz, P. D. Cantino & J. A. Gauthier (eds.). .). Phylonyms – A Companion to the PhyloCode. Boca Raton, FL: FL: CRC Press.

Joyce, W. G., Parham, J.F., Anquetin, J., Claude, J., Danilov, I.G., Iverson, J.B., Kear, B., Lyson, T.R., Rabi, M. & Sterli, J. 2020. Pleurodira. Pp. 1055–1057 in K. de Queiroz, P. D. Cantino & J. A. Gauthier (eds.). .). Phylonyms – A Companion to the PhyloCode. Boca Raton, FL: FL: CRC Press.

Joyce, W. G., Parham, J.F., Anquetin, J., Claude, J., Danilov, I.G., Iverson, J.B., Kear, B., Lyson, T.R., Rabi, M. & Sterli, J. 2020. Pan-Cryptodira. Pp. 1059–1060 in K. de Queiroz, P. D. Cantino & J. A. Gauthier (eds.). .). Phylonyms – A Companion to the PhyloCode. Boca Raton, FL: FL: CRC Press.

Joyce, W. G., Parham, J.F., Anquetin, J., Claude, J., Danilov, I.G., Iverson, J.B., Kear, B., Lyson, T.R., Rabi, M. & Sterli, J. 2020. Cryptodira. Pp. 1061–1063 in K. de Queiroz, P. D. Cantino & J. A. Gauthier (eds.). .). Phylonyms – A Companion to the PhyloCode. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.

Karlstrom, K.E., Mohr, M.T., Schmitz, M., Sundberg, F.A., Rowland, S., Hagadorn, J., Foster, J.R., Crossey, L.J., Dehler, C. & Blakey, R. 2020. Redefining the Tonto Group of Grand Canyon and recalibrating the Cambrian timescale. Geology 48: 425–430.

Krause, D.W., Hoffmann, S., Hu, Y., Wible, J.R., Rougier, G.W., Kirk, E.C., Groenke, J.R., Rogers, R.R., Rossie, J.B., Schultz, J.A., Evans, A.R., Koenigswald, W. von,  & Rahantarisoa, L.J. 2020.  Skeleton of Cretaceous mammal from Madagascar reflects long-term insularity: Nature 581: 421–427.

Krause, D.W., Groenke, J.R., Hoffmann, S., Rogers, R.R. & Rahantarisoa, L.J. 2020. Introduction to Adalatherium hui (Mammalia, Gondwanatheria) from the Late Cretaceous of Madagascar. Pp. 4–18 in D.W. Krause & S. Hoffmann (eds.), Adalatherium hui (Mammalia, Gondwanatheria) from the Late Cretaceous of Madagascar. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Memoir 21. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 40 (5, Supplement).

Krause, D.W., Hoffmann, S., Rossie, J.B., Hu, Y., Wible, J. R., Rougier, G.W., Kirk, E.C. & Groenke, J.R. 2020. Craniofacial morphology of Adalatherium hui (Mammalia, Gondwanatheria) from the Late Cretaceous of Madagascar; pp. 19–66 in D.W. Krause & S. Hoffmann (eds.), Adalatherium hui (Mammalia, Gondwanatheria) from the Late Cretaceous of Madagascar. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Memoir 21. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 40 (5, Supplement).

Krause, D.W., Hoffmann, S., Wible, J.R. & Rougier, G.W. 2020. Lower jaw morphology of Adalatherium hui (Mammalia, Gondwanatheria) from the Late Cretaceous of Madagascar; pp. 81–96 in D.W. Krause & S. Hoffmann (eds.), Adalatherium hui (Mammalia, Gondwanatheria) from the Late Cretaceous of Madagascar. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Memoir 21. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 40 (5, Supplement).

Krause, D.W., Hu, Y., Hoffmann, S., Groenke, J.R., Schultz, J.A., Evans, A.R., Koenigswald, W. von & Rougier, G.W. 2020. Dental morphology of Adalatherium hui (Mammalia, Gondwanatheria) from the Late Cretaceous of Madagascar; pp. 97–132 in D.W. Krause & S. Hoffmann (eds.), Adalatherium hui (Mammalia, Gondwanatheria) from the Late Cretaceous of Madagascar. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Memoir 21. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 40 (5, Supplement).

Lyson, T.R. & Bever, G.S. 2020. Evolutionary origin of the turtle body plan. Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics 51: 143–166.

McCoy, V.E., Wiemann, J., Lamsdell, J., Whalen, C., Lidgard, S., Mayer, P., Petermann, H., & Briggs, D.E.G. 2020. Chemical signatures of soft tissues distinguish between vertebrates and invertebrates from the Carboniferous Mazon Creek Lagerstätte of Illinois. Geobiology 18: 560–565.

O’Connor, P.M., Turner, A.H., Groenke, J.R., Felice, R.N., Rogers, R.R., Krause, D.W. & Rahantarisoa, L.J. 2020. Late Cretaceous bird from Madagascar reveals unique development of beaks: Nature 588: 272-276.

Petermann, H. & Gauthier, J. A., 2020, Skeletochronology reconciles differences in growth strategies and longevity in the Common Chuckwalla (Sauromalus ater) with implications for squamate life-history studies. Copeia 108: 72–82.

Shahkarami, S., Buatois, L.A., Mángano, M.G., Hagadorn, J.W. & Almond, J. 2020. The Ediacaran–Cambrian boundary: evaluating stratigraphic completeness and the Great Unconformity. Precambrian Research 345: 1–26.

Sundberg, F.A., Karlstrom, K.E., Geyer, G. Foster, J.R., Hagadorn, J.W., Mohr, M.T., Schmitz, M.D., Dehler, C.M. & Crossey, L.J. 2020. Asynchronous trilobite extinctions at the early to middle Cambrian transition. Geology 48: 441–445.

Woolley, C.H., Smith, N.D., Sertich, J.J.W. 2020. New fossil lizard specimens from a poorly-known squamate assemblage in the Upper Cretaceous (Campanian) San Juan Basin, New Mexico, USA. PeerJ 8:e8846 https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.8846.

Young, G. A., and Hagadorn, J. W., 2020, Evolving preservation and facies distribution of fossil jellyfish: a slowly closing taphonomic window: Bollettino della Societa Paleontologica Italiana 59: 185-203.

2019

Agyemang, P.O., Roberts, E.M., Downie, R. & Sertich, J.J.W. 2019. Sedimentary provenance and maximum depositional age analysis of the Cretaceous? Lapur and Muruanachok sandstones (Turkana Grits), Turkana Basin, Kenya. Geological Magazine 156: 1334–1356.

Barron-Diaz, A., Paz-Moreno, F.A. & Hagadorn, J.W. 2019. The Cerro Rajon Formation—a new lithostratigraphic unit proposed for a Cambrian (Terreneuvian) volcano-sedimentary succession from the Caborca region, northwest Mexico. Journal of South American Earth Sciences 89: 197–210.

Crystal, V.F., Evans, E.S.J., Fricke, H., Miller, I.M. & Sertich, J.J.W. 2019. Late Cretaceous fluvial hydrology and dinosaur behavior in southern Utah, USA: insights from stable isotopes of biogenic carbonate. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 516: 152–165.

Currano, E.D., Pinheiro, E. R.S., Buchwaldt, R., Clyde, W.C. & Miller, I.M. 2019. Endemism in Wyoming plant and insect herbivore communities during the early Eocene hothouse. Paleobiology 45: 421–439.

Erdei, B., Coiro, M., Miller, I.M., Johnson, K.R., Griffith, M.P. & Murphy, V. 2019. First cycad seeding foliage from the fossil record and inferences for the Cenozoic evolution of cycads. Biology Letters 15: 20190114 (6 pp.).

Fuentes, A.J., Clyde, W.C., Weissenburger, K., Bercovici, A., Lyson, T.R., Miller, I.M., Ramezani, J., Schmitz, M.D. & Johnson, K.R. 2019. Constructing a timescale of biotic recovery across the Cretaceous–Paleogene boundary, Corral Bluffs, Denver Basin, Colorado, U.S.A. Rocky Mountain Geology 54: 133–153.

Hagadorn, J.W. & Allmon, W.D. 2019. Paleobiology of a three-dimensionally preserved paropsonemid from the Devonian of New York. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 513: 208–214.

Joyce, W.G., Brinkman, D.B. & Lyson, T.R. 2019. A new species of trionychid turtle, Axestemys infernalis sp. nov., from the Late Cretaceous (Maastrichtian) Hell Creek and Lance formations of the Northern Great Plains, USA. Palaeontologia Electronica 22.3.72 (28 pp.).

Krause, D. W., Sertich, J.J.W., O’Connor, P.M., Curry Rogers, K.A. & Rogers, R.R. 2019. The Mesozoic biogeographic history of Gondwanan terrestrial vertebrates: insights from Madagascar’s fossil record. Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences 47: 519–553.

Lyson, T.R., Miller, I.M., Bercovici, A.D., Weissenburger, K., Fuentes, A.J., Clyde, W.C., Hagadorn, J.W., Butrim, M.J., Johnson, K.R., Fleming, R.F., Barclay, R.S., MacCracken, S.A., Lloyd, B., Wilson, G.P., Krause, D.W. & Chester, S.G.B. 2019. Exceptional continental record of biotic recovery after the Cretaceous–Paleogene mass extinction. Science 366: 977–983.

Lyson, T.R., Sayler, J.L. & Joyce, W.G. 2019. A new baenid turtle, Saxochelys gilberti, gen. et sp. nov, from the uppermost Cretaceous (Maastrichtian) Hell Creek Formation: sexual dimorphism and spatial niche partitioning within the most speciose group of Late Cretaceous turtles. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 39: e1662428 (18 pp.).

Maccracken, S.A., Miller, I.M. & Labandeira, C.C. 2019. Late Cretaceous domatia reveal the antiquity of plant-mite mutualisms in flowering plants. Biology Letters 15: 20190657 (7 pp.).

MacGabhann, B.A., Schiffbauer, J.D., Hagadorn, J.W., Van Roy, P., Lynch, E.P., Morrison, L. & Murray, J. 2019. Resolution of the earliest metazoan record: differential taphonomy of Ediacaran and Paleozoic fossil molds and casts. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 513: 146–165.

MacNaughton, R B., Hagadorn, J.W. & Dott, R.H. Jr. 2019. Cambrian wave-dominated tidal-flat deposits, central Wisconsin, USA. Sedimentology 66: 1643–1672.

Marenco, K.N. & Hagadorn, J.W. 2019. Big bedding planes: outcrop size and spatial heterogeneity influence trace fossil analyses. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 513: 14–24.

Noffke, N., Hagadorn, J. & Bartlett, S. 2019. Microbial structures and dinosaur trackways from a Cretaceous coastal environment (Dakota Group, Colorado, U.S.A.). Journal of Sedimentary Research 89: 1096–1108.

O’Connor, P. M., Krause, D.W., Stevens, N.J., Groenke, J.R., MacPhee, R.D.E., Kalthoff, D.C. & Roberts, E.M. 2019. A new mammal from the Turonian–Campanian (Upper Cretaceous) Galula Formation, southwestern Tanzania. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 64: 65–84.

2018

Field, D.J., Bercovici, A., Berv, J.S., Dunn, R., Fastovsky, D., Lyson, T.R., Vajda, V. & Gauthier, J.A. 2018. Early evolution of modern birds structured by global forest collapse at the end-Cretaceous mass extinction. Current Biology 28: 1825‒1831.

Joyce, W.G., Lyson, T.R. & Sertich, J.J.W. 2018. A new species of trionychid turtle from the Upper Cretaceous (Campanian) Fruitland Formation of New Mexico, U.S.A. Journal of Paleontology 92: 1107‒1114.

Jones, M.E.H., Lucas, P.W., Tucker, A.S., Watson, A.P., Sertich, J.J.W., Foster, J.R., Willams, R., Garbe, U., Bevitt, J.J. & Salvemini, F. 2018. Neutron scanning reveals enamel thickness and development in a Jurassic reptile. Journal of the Royal Society Interface 15: 20180039 (11 pp.).

Karlstrom, K., Hagadorn, J., Gehrels, G., Matthews, W., Schmitz, M., Madronich, L., Mulder, J., Pecha, M., Giesler, D. & Crossey, L. 2018. Cambrian Sauk transgression in the Grand Canyon region redefined by detrital zircons. Nature Geoscience 11: 438‒443.

Kowalczyk, J.B., Royer, D.L., Miller, I.M., Anderson, C.W., Beerling, D.J., Franks, P.J., Grein, M., Konrad, W., Roth-Nebelsick, A., Bowring, S.A., Johnson, K.R. & Ramezani, J. 2018. Multiple proxy estimates of atmospheric CO2 from an early Paleocene rainforest. Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology 22: 1427‒1438.

Rollot, Y., Joyce, W.G. & Lyson, T.R. 2018. A description of the skull of Eubaena cephalica (Hay, 1908) and new insights into the cranial circulation and innervation of baenid turtles. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 38: e1474886 (11 pp.).

Saber, S., Sertich, J.J.W., Sallam, H.M., Ouda, K.A., O’Connor, P.M. & Seiffert, E.R. 2018. An enigmatic crocodyliform from the Upper Cretaceous Quseir Formation, central Egypt. Cretaceous Research 90: 174‒184.

Sallam, H.M., Gorscak, E., O’Connor, P.M., El-Dawoudi, I.A., El-Sayed, S., Saber, S., Kora, M.A., Sertich, J.J.W., Seiffert, E.R. & Lamanna, M.C. 2018. New Egyptian sauropod reveals Late Cretaceous dinosaur dispersal between Europe and Africa. Nature Ecology and Evolution 2: 445‒451.

Sharman, G.R., Stockli, D.F., Flaig, P.P., Raynolds, R.G., & Covault, J.A., 2018, Local-to-distant provenance cyclicity of the southern Front Range, central Colorado: Insights from detrital zircon geochronology: Pp. 547–569 in Ingersoll, R.V., Lawton, T.F., & Graham, S.A. (eds.), Tectonics, Sedimentary Basins, and Provenance: A Celebration of William R. Dickinson’s Career: Geological Society of America Special Paper 540.

2017

Holloway, W.L., Claeson, K.M., Sallam, H.M., El-Sayed, S., Kora, M., Sertich, J.J.W. & O’Connor, P.M. 2017. A new species of the neopterygian fish Enchodus from the Duwi Formation, Campanian, Late Cretaceous, Western Desert, central Egypt. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 62: 603–611.

Joyce, W.G. & Lyson, T.R. 2017. The shell morphology of the latest Cretaceous (Maastrichtian) trionychid turtle Helopanoplia distincta. PeerJ 5: e4169 (20 pp).

Krause, D. W., Hoffmann, S. & Werning, S. 2017. First postcranial remains of Multituberculata (Allotheria, Mammalia) from Gondwana. Cretaceous Research 80: 91–100.

Lyson, T.R., Joyce, W.G. & Sertich, J.J.W. 2017. A new chelydroid turtle, Lutemys warreni gen. et sp. nov., from the Late Cretaceous (Campanian) Kaiparowits Formation of southern Utah. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 37: e1390672 (11 pp.).

Schachner, E.R., Sedlmayr, J.C., Schott, R., Lyson, T.R., Sanders, R. K. & Lambertz, M. 2017. Pulmonary anatomy and a case of unilateral aplasia in a common snapping turtle (Chelydra serpentina): developmental perspectives on cryptodiran lungs. Journal of Anatomy 231: 835–848.

2016

Bever, G.S., Lyson, T.R., Field, D.J. & Bhullar, B.A.S. 2016. The amniote temporal roof and the diapsid origin of the turtle skull. Zoology 119: 471–473.

Dahlberg, E.L., Eberle, J.J., Sertich, J.J.W. & Miller, I.M. 2016. A new earliest Paleocene (Puercan) mammalian fauna from Colorado’s Denver Basin, U.S.A. Rocky Mountain Geology 51: 1–22.

Hagadorn, J.W., Whiteley, K.R., Lahey, B.L., Henderson, C.M. & Holm-Denoma, C.S. 2016. The Permian-Triassic transition in Colorado. Pp. 73–92 in Keller, S.M. & Morgan, M.L. (eds.): Unfolding the Geology of the West: Geological Society of America Field Guide 44. Boulder, CO: Geological Society of America.

Joyce, W. G., Lyson, T.R. & Kirkland, J.I. 2016. An early bothremydid (Testudines, Pleurodira) from the Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian) of Utah, North America. PeerJ 4: e2502 (22 pp.).

Joyce, W.G., Lyson, T.R. & Williams, S. 2016. New cranial material of Gilmoremys lancensis (Testudines, Trionychidae) from the Hell Creek Formation of southeastern Montana, U.S.A. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology e1225748 (10 pp.).

Kosman, C.W., Kopylova, M.G., Stern, R.A., Hagadorn, J.W. & Hurlbut, J.F. 2016. Cretaceous mantle of the Congo craton: evidence from mineral and fluid inclusions in Kasai alluvial diamonds. Lithos 265: 42–56.

Lyson, T.R., Joyce, W.G., Lucas, S.G. & Sullivan, R.M. 2016. A new baenid turtle from the early Paleocene (Torrejonian) of New Mexico and a species level phylogenetic analysis of Baenidae. Journal of Paleontology 90: 305–316.

Lyson, T.R., Rubidge, B.S., Scheyer, T.M, de Queiroz, K., Schachner, E.R., Smith, R.M.H., Botha-Brink, J. & Bever, G.S. 2016. Fossorial origin of the turtle shell. Current Biology 26: 1887–1894.

Lund, E. K., Sampson, S. D. & Loewen, M. A. 2016. Nasutoceratops titusi (Ornithischia: Ceratopsidae), a basal centrosaurine ceratopsid from the Kaiparowits Formation, southern Utah. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology e1054936 (26 pp.).

Raynolds, R.G. & Hagadorn, J.W. 2016. The Colorado Stratigraphy Chart. Colorado Geological Survey, Map Series 53: 1 map.

Sallam, H.M., O’Connor, P.M., Kora, M., Sertich, J.J.W., Seiffert, E.R., Faris, M., Ouda, K., El-Dawoudi, I., Saber, S. & El-Sayed, S. 2016. Vertebrate paleontological exploration of the Upper Cretaceous succession in the Dakhla and Kharga Oases, Western Desert, Egypt. Journal of African Earth Sciences 117: 223–234.

Som, S.M., Buick, R., Hagadorn, J.W., Blake, T.S., Perreault, J.M. Harnmeijer, J.P. & Catling, D.C. 2016. Earth’s air pressure 2.7 billion years ago constrained to less than half modern levels: Nature Geoscience 9: 448–451.

Titus, A.L., Eaton, J.G. & Sertich, J. Late Cretaceous stratigraphy and vertebrate faunas of the Markagunt, Paunsaugunt, and Kaiparowits plateaus, southern Utah. Geology of the Intermountain West 3: 229–291.

2015

Barclay, R.S., Rioux, M., Meyer, L.B., Bowring, S.A., Johnson, K.R. & Miller, I.M. 2015. High precision U-Pb zircon geochronology for the Cenomanian Dakota Formation floras in Utah. Cretaceous Research 52: 213–237.

Bever, G.S., Lyson, T.R., Field, D.J. & Bhullar, B.-A.S. 2015. Evolutionary origin of the turtle skull. Nature 525: 239–242.

Field, D.J., LeBlanc, A., Gau, A. & Behlke, A.D. 2015. Pelagic neonatal fossils support viviparity and precocial life history of Cretaceous mosasaurs. Palaeontology 58: 401–407.

Hsiang, A.Y., Field, D.J., Webster, T.H., Behlke, A.D., Davis, M.B., Racicot, R.A. & Gauthier, J.A. 2015. The origin of snakes: revealing the ecology, behavior, and evolutionary history of early snakes using genomics, phenomics, and the fossil record. BMC Evolutionary Biology 15:. doi: 10.1186/s12862-015-0358-5 (22 pp.).

Joyce, W.G. & Lyson, T.R. 2015. A review of the fossil record of turtles of the clade Baenidae. Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History 56: 147–183.

Loyd, S.J., Corsetti, F.A., Shen, Y., Eagle, R., Hagadorn, J.W., Shen, Y, Zhang, X., Bonifaci, M. & Tripati, A.K. 2015. Evolution of Neoproterozoic Wonoka–Shuram Anomaly-aged carbonates: evidence from clumped isotope paleothermometry. Precambrian Research 264: 179–191.

Pacheco M.L.A.F., Galante D., Rodrigues F., de M., Leme J., Bidola P., Hagadorn W., Stockmar, M., Herzen, J., Rudnitzki, I.D., Pfeiffer, F. & Marques, A.C. 2015. Insights into the skeletonization, lifestyle, and affinity of the unusual Ediacaran fossil Corumbella. PLoS ONE 10: e0114219. (19 pp.).

2014

Blonder, B., Royer, D.L., Johnson, K.R., Miller, I.M., Enquist, B.J., 2014. Plant ecological strategies shift across the Cretaceous-Paleogene Boundary: PLoS Biology, 12(9), e1001949, doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1001949. 

Bourke, J.M., Porter, W.M.R., Ridgely, R.C., Lyson, T.R., Schachner, E.R., Bell, P.R. & Witmer, L.M. 2014. Breathing life into dinosaurs: tackling challenges of soft-tissue restoration and nasal airflow in extinct species. Anatomical Record 297: 2148–2186.

Claeson, K., Sallam, H.M., O’Connor, P.M. & Sertich, J.J.W. 2014. A Revision of the Upper Cretaceous lepidosirenid lungfishes from the Quseir Formation, Western Desert, central Egypt. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 34: 760–766.

Field, D.J., Gauthier, J.A., King, B.L., Pisani, D., Lyson, T.R. & Peterson, K.J. 2014. Toward consilience in reptile phylogeny: microRNAs support an archosaur, not lepidosaur affinity for turtles. Evolution and Development 16:189–196.

Fisher, D.C., Cherney, M.D., Newton, C., Rountrey, A.N., Calamari, Z.T., Stucky, R.K., Lucking, C. & Petrie, L. 2014. Taxonomic overview and tusk growth analyses of Ziegler Reservoir proboscideans. Quaternary Research 82: 518–532.

Johnson, K.R., Miller, I.M., Pigati, J.S. & Snowmastodon Project Science Team (Ager, T., Anderson, S., Carrara, P., Fisher, D., Graham, R., Holen, S., Jackson, S., McDonald, G., Sertich, J., Shapiro, B., Stucky, R., Baker, D., Bright, J., Brown, P., Bryant, B., Cherney, M., Cwynar, L., Demboski, J., Elias, S., Gray, H., Hadley, E., Hansen, K., Haskett, D., Honke, J., Jiménez-Moreno, G., Kline, D., Krell, F.[-T.], Lifton, N., Lucking, C., Mahan, S., Miller, D., Muhs, D., Nash, S., Newton, C., Paces, J., Poinar, H., Porinchu, D., Roundtrey, A., Sharpe, S., Spaulding, S., Stiller, M., Street, J., Strickland, L., Thompson, B., Fox, N., Freuerman, A., Grimm, B., Kerr, T., MacCracken, G., O'Neill, H., Petrie, L., Richards, S., Stanley, K. & Troll, C.) 2014. Introduction to the Snowmastodon Project Special Volume: The Snowmastodon Project. Quaternary Research 82: 473–476.

Lamanna, M.C, Sues, H.-D., Schachner, E.R. & Lyson, T.R. 2014. A new large-bodied oviraptorosaurian theropod dinosaur from the latest Cretaceous of western North America. PLOS ONE 9: e92022 (16 pp.)

Lyson, T.R., Schachner, E.R., Botha-Brink, J., Scheyer, T.M., Lambertz, M., Bever, G.S., Rubidge, B. & de Queiroz, K. 2014. Origin of the novel lung ventilatory apparatus of turtles. Nature Communications 5: 5211 (11 pp.)

Miller, D.M., Miller, I.M. & Jackson, S.T. 2014. Biogeography of Pleistocene conifer species from the Ziegler Reservoir fossil site, Snowmass Village, Colorado. Quaternary Research 82: 567–574.

Miller, I.M., Pigati, J.S., Anderson, R.S., Johnson, K.R., Ager, T.A., Baker, R.G., Blaauw, M., Bright, J., Brown, P.M., Bryant, B., Calamari, Z.T., Carrara, P.E., Cherney, M.D., Davis, E B., Demboski, J.R., Elias, S.A., Fisher, D.C., Gray, H.J., Haskett, D.R., Honke, J.S., Jackson, S.T., Jiménez-Moreno, G., Kline, D., Leonard, E.M., Lifton, N.A., Lucking, C., Mahan, S.A., McDonald, H.G., McHorse, B.K., Miller, D.M., Muhs, D.R., Nash, S.E., Newton, C., Paces, J.B., Petrie, L., Plummer, M.A., Porinchu, D.F., Rountrey, A.N., Scott, E., Sertich, J.J.W., Sharpe, S.E., Skipp, G.L., Strickland, L.E., Stucky, R.K., Thompson, R.S. & Wilson, J. 2014. Summary of the Snowmastodon Project Special Volume: A high-elevation, multi-proxy biotic and environmental record of MIS 6–4 from the Ziegler Reservoir fossil site, Snowmass Village, Colorado, USA. Quaternary Research. 82: 618–634.

Pigati, J.S., Miller, I.M., Johnson, K.R., Honke, J.S., Carrara, P.E., Muhs, D.R., Skipp, G. & Bryant, B. 2014. Geologic setting and stratigraphy of the Ziegler Reservoir. Quaternary Research 82: 477–489.

Roberts, E.M., Lamanna, M.C., Clarke, J.A., Meng, J., Gorscak, E., Sertich, J.J.W., O’Connor, P.M., Claeson, K.M. & MacPhee, R.D.E. 2014. Stratigraphy and vertebrate paleoecology of Upper Cretaceous-?lowest Paleogene strata on Vega Island, Antarctica. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 402: 55–72.

Sertich, J.J.W., Stucky, R.K., McDonald, H.G., Newton, C., Fisher, D.C., Scott, E., Demboski, J.R., Lucking, C., McHorse, B.K. & Davis, E.B. 2014. High-elevation late Pleistocene (MIS 6-5) vertebrate faunas from the Ziegler Reservoir fossil site, Snowmass Village, Colorado. Quaternary Research 82: 504–517.

Sertich, J.J.W. & O’Connor, P.M. 2014. A new crocodyliform from the middle Cretaceous Galula Formation, southwestern Tanzania. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 34: 576–596.

Steiner, M., Qian, Y., Li, G., Hagadorn, J.W. & Zhu, M. 2014, The developmental cycles of early Cambrian Olivooidae fam. nov. (?Cycloneuralia) from the Yangtze Platform (China). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 398: 97–124.

Warnock, R.C.M, Parham, J.F., Joyce, W.G., Lyson, T.R. & Donoghue, P.C.J. 2014. Calibration uncertainty in molecular dating analyses: There is no substitute for the prior evaluation of time priors. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 282: 20141013 (10 pp.)

2013

Christiansen, M.G. & Stucky, R.K. 2013. Revision of the Wind River faunas, early Eocene of central Wyoming. Part 15. New Nyctitheriidae (?Lipotyphla) with analysis of the relationships of North American taxa. Denver Museum of Nature & Science Annals 3: 1–16.

DeBlieux, D.D., Kirkland, J.I., Titus, A.L., Gates, T.A., Eaton, J.G., Getty, M.A., Sampson, S.D., Loewen, M.A. & Hayden, M.C. 2013. Vertebrate paleontology and taphonomy of the Middle Campanian Wahweap Formation in Grand Staircase - Escalante National Monument. Pp. 563–587 in Titus, A.L. & Loewen, M.A. (eds.): At the Top of the Grand Staircase: The Late Cretaceous of Southern Utah. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press.

Ellis, B. & Johnson, K.R. 2013. Comparison of leaf samples from mapped tropical and temperate forests: implications for interpretations of the diversity of fossil assemblages. Palaios 28: 163–177.

Farke, A.A. & Sertich, J.J.W. 2013. An abelisauroid theropod dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous of Madagascar. PLoS ONE 8: e62047.

Irmis, R.B., Hutchinson, H., Sertich, J.J.W. & Titus, A.L. 2013. Crocodyliforms from the Late Cretaceous of Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument and vicinity, southern Utah, U.S.A. Pp. 424–444 in Titus, A.L. & Loewen, M.A. (eds.): At the Top of the Grand Staircase: The Late Cretaceous of Southern Utah. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press.

Ivy, L.D. & Hagadorn, J.W. 2013. Geology, exploration of Colorado’s deepest roots. Denver Museum of Nature & Science Annals 4: 179–230.

Johnson, K. & Stucky, R.K. 2013. Paleontology, discovering the ancient history of the American West. Denver Museum of Nature & Science Annals 4: 231–281.

Loewen, M.A., Farke, A.A., Sampson, S.D., Getty, M.A., Lund, E.K. & O’Connor, P.M. 2013. Ceratopsid dinosaurs from the Grand Staircase of southern Utah. Pp. 488–503 in Titus, A.L. & Loewen, M.A. (eds.): At the Top of the Grand Staircase: The Late Cretaceous of Southern Utah. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press.

Loewen, M.A., Irmis, R.B., Sertich, J.J.W., Currie, P.J. & Sampson, S.D. 2013. Tyrant dinosaur evolution tracks the rise and fall of Late Cretaceous oceans. PLoS ONE 8(11), e79420. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0079420

Miller, I.M., Johnson, K.R., Kline, D.E., Nichols, D.J. & Barclay, R.S. 2013. A Late Campanian flora from the Kaiparowits Formation, southern Utah, and a brief overview of the widely sampled but little known Campanian vegetation of the Western Interior of North America. Pp. 107–131 in Titus, A.L. & Loewen, M.A. (eds.): At the Top of the Grand Staircase: The Late Cretaceous of Southern Utah. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press.

Prothero, D.R., Beatty, B.R. & Stucky, R.K. 2013. Simojovelhyus is a peccary, not a helohyid (Mammalia, Artiodactyla). Journal of Paleontology 87: 930–933.

Roberts, E.M., Sampson, S.D., Deino, A. & Bowring, S. 2013. The Kaiparowits Formation: a remarkable record of Late Cretaceous terrestrial environments, ecosystems and evolution in Western North America. Pp. 85–106 in Titus, A.L. & Loewen, M.A. (eds.): At the Top of the Grand Staircase: The Late Cretaceous of Southern Utah. Bloomington, IN: Indiana

Rogers, R.R., Krause, D.W., Kast, S.C., Marshall, M.S., Rahantarisoa, L., Robins, C.R. & Sertich, J.J.W. 2013. A new, richly fossiliferous member comprised of tidal deposits in the Upper Cretaceous Maevarano Formation, northwestern Madagascar. Cretaceous Research 44: 12–29.

Sampson, S.D., Loewen, M.A., Roberts, E M. & Getty, M.A. 2013. A new macrovertebrate assemblage from the Late Cretaceous (Campanian) of Laramidia. Pp. 599–617 in Titus, A.L. & Loewen, M.A. (eds.): At the Top of the Grand Staircase: The Late Cretaceous of Southern Utah. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press.

Sampson, S.D., Lund, E.K., Loewen, M.A., Farke, A.A. & Clayton, K. E. 2013. A remarkable short-snouted horned dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous (late Campanian) of Laramidia. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 280: 20131186 (7 pp.).

Som, S.M., Hagadorn, J.W., Thelen, W.A., Gillespie, A.R., Catling, D.C. & Buick, R. 2013. Quantitative discrimination between geological materials with variable density contrast by high resolution X-ray computed tomography: an example using amygdule size-distribution in ancient lava flows. Computers & Geosciences 54: 231–238.

2012

Collette, J.H., Gass, K.C. & Hagadorn, J.W. 2012. Protichnites eremita unshelled? Experimental model-based neoichnology and new evidence for a euthycarcinoid affinity for the ichnospecies. Journal of Paleontology 86: 442–454.

Hagadorn, J. W. & McDowell, C. 2012. Microbial influence on erosion, grain transport, and bedform genesis in sandy unidirectional flow regimes. Sedimentology 59: 795–808.

Loyd, S.J., Marenco, P.J., Hagadorn, J.W., Lyons, T.W., Kaufman, A.J., Sour-Tovar, F. & Corsetti, F.A. 2012. Sustained low sulfate concentrations in the Neoproterozoic to Cambrian ocean: insights from carbonates of northwestern Mexico and eastern California. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 339–340: 79–94.

Loyd, S.J., Marenco, P.J., Hagadorn, J.W., Lyons, T.W., Kaufman, A.J., Sour-Tovar, F. & Corsetti, F.A. 2012. Local δ34S variability in ~580 Ma carbonates of northwestern Mexico and the Neoproterozoic marine sulfate reservoir. Precambrian Research 224: 551–569.

Martinelli, A.G, Sertich, J.J.W., Garrido, A.C. & Praderio, A.M. 2012. A new peirosaurid from the Late Cretaceous of Argentina: implications for specimens referred to Peirosaurus torminni Price (Crocodyliformes: Peirosauridae). Cretaceous Research 37: 191–200.

2011

Archibald, S.B., Johnson, K.R. Mathewes, R. & Greenwood, D.R. 2011. Intercontinental dispersal of giant thermophilic ants across the Arctic during early Eocene hyperthermals, Proceedings of the Royal Society B 278: 3679–3686.

Collette, J.H., Getty, P.R. & Hagadorn, J.W. 2011. Insights into an Early Jurassic dinosaur habitat: ichnofacies and enigmatic structures from the Portland Formation, Hoover Quarry, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Atlantic Geology 47: 81–98.

Gandolfo, G.C.C., Zamaloa, M.C., Cuneo, N.R., Wilf, P. & Johnson, K.R.  2011. Oldest known Eucalyptus macrofossils are from South America. PLos ONE 6: e21084 (9 pp.)

Gingras, M.K., Hagadorn, J.W., Seilacher, A., Lalonde, S., Pecoits, E., Petrash, D. & Konhauser, K.O. 2011. Possible evolution of mobile animals in association with microbial mats. Nature Geoscience 4: 372–375.

Hagadorn, J. W. & Miller, R. F. 2011. Hypothesized Cambrian medusae from Saint John, New Brunswick, reinterpreted as sedimentary structures: Atlantic Geology 47: 66–80.

Hagadorn, J. W., Collette, J. H, & Belt, E. S.. 2011. Eolian-aquatic deposits and faunas of the middle Cambrian Potsdam Group: Palaios 26: 314–334

Hagadorn, J. W., Kirschvink, J. L., Raub, T. D. & Rose, E. C. 2011. Above the great unconformity: A fresh look at the Tapeats Sandstone, Arizona-Nevada, U.S.A., Museum of Northern Arizona Bulletin 67: 63–77.

May, W., Huttenlocker, A.K., Pardo, J.D., Benca, J. & Small, B.J. 2011. New Upper Pennsylvanian armored dissorophid records (Temnospondyli, Dissorophoidea) from the U.S. midcontinent and the stratigraphic distributions of dissorophidsJournal of Vertebrate Paleontology 31: 907–912.

Montanez, I.P., Norris, R.D., Algeo, T., Chandler, M., Johnson, K.R., Kennedy, M.J., Kent, D.V., Kiehl, J.T., Kump, L.R., Ravelo, A.C. & Turekian, K.K. 2011. Understanding the Earth’s Deep Past: Lessons for Our Climate Future, The National Academies Press, Washington, D.C., 194 p.

Neff, J. L., Hagadorn, J. W., Sunderlin, D. & Williams, C. J.. 2011. Sedimentology, facies architecture and chemostratigraphy of a continental high-latitude Paleocene–Eocene succession—The Chickaloon Formation, Alaska: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 240: 14–29.

Peppe, D. J., Royer, D. L., Cariglino, B., Oliver, S. Y.,  Newman, S., Leight, E., Enikolopov, G., Fernandez-Burgos, M., Herrera, F., Adams, J. M., Correa, E. , Currano, E. D., Erickson, J. M. , Hinojosa, L. F., Hoganson, J. W., Iglesias, A. , Jaramillo, C. A., K. R. Johnson, Jordan, G. J., Kraft, N., Lovelock, E. C., Lusk, C. H., Niinemetes, Ü., Rapson, G., Wing, S. L. & Wright, I. J.,  2011. Sensitivity of leaf size and shape to climate: global patterns and paleoclimatic applications, New Phytologist 1–16.

Sertich, J.J.W. 2011. Significance of temporal and geographic sampling for Cretaceous Gondwanan Biogeography. Paleontologia: Cenários de Vida 4: 623–654.

Smith, D.M., Gorman, M.A., Pardo, J.D. & Small, B.J. 2011. First fossil Orthoptera from the Jurassic of North America. Journal of Paleontology 85: 102–105.

2010

Carpenter, K., Sanders, F., Reed, B., Reed, J. & Larson, P. 2010. Plesiosaur swimming as interpreted from skeletal analysis and experimental results. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science 113: 1–34

Cole, J.C., Trexler, Jr., J.H., Cashman, P.H., Miller, I.M., Shroba, R.R., Cosca, M.A. & Workman, J.B., 2010, Beyond Colorado’s Front Range—A new look at Laramide basin subsidence, sedimentation, and deformation in north-central Colorado, in Morgan, L.A. & Quane, S. (eds.): Through the Generations: Geologic and Anthropogenic field excursions in the Rocky Mountains from modern to ancient. Geological Society of America Field Guide 18: 55–76.

Collette, J.H. & Hagadorn, J.W., 2010, Early evolution of phyllocarid arthropods: Phylogeny and systematics of Cambrian-Devonian archaeostracans: Journal of Paleontology 84: 795–820.

Collette, J.H. & Hagadorn, J.W., 2010, Three-dimensionally preserved arthropods from Cambrian Lagerstätten of Quebec and Wisconsin: Journal of Paleontology 84: 646–667.

Collette, J.H., Hagadorn, J.W. & Lacelle, M.M. 2010. Dead in their tracks: Cambrian arthropods and their traces from intertidal sandstones of Quebec and Wisconsin: Palaios, 25: 475–486.

Miller, I.M. & Hickey, L.J. 2010. The Fossil Flora of the Winthrop Formation (Albian-Early Cretaceous) of Washington State, USA: Pinophytina. Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History 51: 3–96.

Pardo, J.D., Huttenlocker, A.K., Small, B.J. & Gorman, M.A. 2010. The cranial morphology of lungfish (Osteichthyes: Dipnoi) from the Upper Jurassic Morrison Formation of North America. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 30: 1352–1359.

Paul, G.S. & Carpenter, K. 2010. Allosaurus Marsh, 1877 (Dinosauria, Theropoda): proposed conservation of usage by designation of a neotype for its type species Allosaurus fragilis Marsh, 1877. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 67: 53–56.

Royer, D.L., Miller, I.M., Peppe, D.J. & Hickey, L.J. 2010. Leaf economic traits from fossils support a weedy habit for early angiosperms. American Journal of Botany 97: 438–445.

Schulte, P. Alegret, L., Arenillas, I., Arz, J.A., Barton, P.J., Bown, P.R., Bralower, T.J., Christeson, G.L., Claeys, P., Cockell, C.S., Collins, G.S., Deutsch, A., Goldin, T.J., Goto, K., Grajales-Nishimura, J.M., Grieve, R.A.F., Gulick, S.P.S., Johnson, K.R., Kiessling, W., Koeberl, C., Kring, D.A., MacLeod, K.G., Matsui, T., Melosh, J., Montanari, A., Morgan, J.V., Neal, C.R., Nichols, D.J., Norris, R.D., Pierazzo, E., Ravizza, G., Rebolledo-Vieyra, M., Reimold, W.U., Robin, E., Salge, T., Speijer, R.P., Sweet, A.R., Urrutia-Fucugauchi, J., Vajda, V., Whalen, M.T. & Willumsen, P.S. 2010. The Chicxulub asteroid impact and mass extinction at the Cretaceous-Paleogene boundary. Science 327: 1214–1218.

Seilacher, A. & Hagadorn, J.W. 2010. Early molluscan evolution: Evidence from the trace fossil record: Palaios, 25: 565–575.

Spaulding, M., Flynn, J.J. & Stucky, R. 2010. A new basal carnivoramorphan (Mammalia) from the ‘Bridger B’ (Black’s Fork Member, Bridger Formation, Bridgerian NALMA, Middle Eocene) of Wyoming, USA. Palaeontology 53: 815–32.

Wilf, P., Singer, B.S., Zamaloa, M.C., Johnson, K.R. & Cúneo. N. R.  2010. Early Eocene 40Ar/39Ar age of the Pampa de Jones plant, frog, and insect biota (Huitrera Formation, Neuquén Province, Patagonia, Argentina), Ameghiniana 47: 207–216.

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