Emanuel Tschopp


Emanuel Tschopp received his MSc in paleontology 2008 at University of Zurich, Switzerland, and his PhD in 2010 at Faculdade de Ciência e Tecnologia of the Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal, under the supervision of Prof. Octávio Mateus. His main research interests are the phylogeny and evolution of sauropod dinosaurs, in particular of the Late Jurassic faunas from the Morrison and the Lourinhã Formations in the USA and Portugal, respectively, where he also participated in various excavation campaigns. Furthermore, he's interested in speciation processes and evolution at a small scale.

Evolutionary Studies Paleontology Taxonomy

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Postdoctoral Fellow

Faculdade de Ciencia e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal

Museu da Lourinha, Portugal


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23 Sep 2013

congrats for the fast writing down of the MS! Comments are being sent. Keep up the pace! Emanuel

08 Oct 2015

Hi Mike, some more possible candidates: Dicraeosaurus (the mounted "m" specimen, I think the new number is MB.R.4886) also should have a nearly complete and articulated neck (ch...