Paleontology and Evolutionary Science

Craniofacial ontogeny in Tylosaurinae
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Feroxichthys yunnanensis gen. et sp. nov. (Colobodontidae, Neopterygii), a large durophagous predator from the Middle Triassic (Anisian) Luoping Biota, eastern Yunnan, China
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Coupled exuviae of the Ordovician Ovalocephalus (Pliomeridae, Trilobita) in South China and its behavioral implications
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Effects of taphonomic deformation on geometric morphometric analysis of fossils: a study using the dicynodont Diictodon feliceps (Therapsida, Anomodontia)
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A basilosaurid archaeocete (Cetacea, Pelagiceti) from the Late Eocene of Oregon, USA
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Interpreting character variation in turtles: Araripemys barretoi (Pleurodira: Pelomedusoides) from the Araripe Basin, Early Cretaceous of Northeastern Brazil
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Endocranial anatomy of the ceratopsid dinosaur Triceratops and interpretations of sensory and motor function
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Sampling impacts the assessment of tooth growth and replacement rates in archosaurs: implications for paleontological studies
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Osteohistology and growth dynamics of the Brazilian noasaurid Vespersaurus paranaensis Langer et al., 2019 (Theropoda: Abelisauroidea)
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A new basal ornithopod dinosaur from the Lower Cretaceous of China
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It's #TylosaurusTuesday and I am *beyond* excited to share that my single-authored work on Tylosaurus growth is now my first ever publication!!!!!

Feroxichthys yunnanensis gen. et sp. nov. (Colobodontidae, Neopterygii), a large durophagous predator from the Middle Triassic (Anisian) Luoping Biota, eastern Yunnan, China https://t.co/uYorn2R4Ut @thePeerJ https://t.co/pqyU2rtMKf

254 days ago
Interpreting character variation in turtles: Araripemys barretoi (Pleurodira: Pelomedusoides) from the Araripe Basin, Early Cretaceous of Northeastern Brazil (OA) - v @thePeerJ https://t.co/ZWn5jpy4eU

Coupled exuviae of the Ordovician Ovalocephalus (Pliomeridae, Trilobita) in South China and its #behavioral implications https://t.co/2FhxPJPDfU @thePeerJ https://t.co/QbJRxGpvHe

An article I handled as editor has been published today @thePeerJ https://t.co/MS5pUL7nGM #EvolutionaryStudies #Paleontology #Zoology #scicomm

265 days ago
Until now, there were no basilosaurid archaeocetes recorded from North Pacific rocks in the late Eocene. Check out this new paper by Dr Mark Uhen demonstrating the presence of these cetaceans in Oregon! #FossilFriday https://t.co/n69JfeOx5e via @thePeerJ

Sampling impacts the assessment of tooth growth and replacement rates in archosaurs: implications for paleontological studies https://t.co/g4cHAVwQq2 @thePeerJ

279 days ago
Ceratopsid endocranial goodness for #FossilFriday: Endocranial anatomy of the ceratopsid dinosaur Triceratops and interpretations of sensory and motor function https://t.co/ttNg7EQNpn

My article concerning bone histology and growth dynamic of Vespersaurus paranaensis has been published today in @thePeerJ https://t.co/jwhTLtWW7O #Paleontology #Zoology #Histology I hope you enjoy it

289 days ago
Changmiania liaoningensis, a New Basal Ornithopod from China: beautiful beast probably entrapped in lahar while asleep. Been published today in @thePeerJ https://t.co/ljOLFZh6I5 #EvolutionaryStudies #Paleontology #Taxonomy #Zoology

Forbes: "The Dinosaurs That Slept For Almost An Eternity"
https://www.forbes.com/sites/davidbressan/2020/09/17/the-dinosaurs-that-slept-for-eternity/#5fba58887072

xkcd: "Volcano Dinosaur"
https://xkcd.com/2362/

ABC News: "New species of burrowing dinosaur found perfectly preserved in 'Cretaceous Pompeii'"
https://abcnews.go.com/International/species-burrowing-dinosaur-found-perfectly-preserved-cretaceous-pompeii/story?id=73141707

"125M-year-old dinosaur trapped by a volcanic eruption found in China"
https://www.foxnews.com/science/125m-year-old-dinosaur-trapped-volcanic-eruption-china