Tagged: zoology

Postcranial anatomy of Pissarrachampsa sera – Author Interview

We recently published “Postcranial anatomy of Pissarrachampsa sera (Crocodyliformes, Baurusuchidae) from the Late Cretaceous of Brazil: insights on lifestyle and phylogenetic significance”. In this study, author Pedro L. Godoy and his colleagues discuss the results of...

Estimating Grackle Endocranial Volume – Author Interview

Today we published our one thousandth peer-reviewed article in PeerJ – “Can endocranial volume be estimated accurately from external skull measurements in great-tailed grackles (Quiscalus mexicanus)?”. In this study, author Corina Logan, and her co-author utilized...

Birds’ responses to 3D printed eggs – Author Interview

Today we published “Using 3D printed eggs to examine the egg-rejection behaviour of wild birds”. In this study, First author Branislav Igic, co-author Mark E. Hauber, and their colleagues utilized 3D printed eggs as a method...

Photogrammetry of Whale Sharks – Author Interview

We recently published “Laser photogrammetry improves size and demographic estimates for whale sharks”. In this study, author Christoph A. Rohner and his colleagues examine the results of a study on Whale Sharks. Christoph comments on his research and...