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2012

Procyonidae

Ahrens, H.E. 2012. Craniodental characters and the relationships of Procyonidae (Mammalia: Carnivora). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 164, 669-713

Manatee Teeth

Beatty, B.L., Vitkovski, T., Lambert, O., and Macrini, T.E. 2012. Osteological associations with unique tooth development in manatees (Trichechidae, Sirenia): a detailed look at modern Trichechus and a review of the fossil record. The Anatomical Record, 295, 1504-1512.

Horned Lizards

Bergmann, P.J., and Berk, C.P. 2012. The evolution of positive allometry of weaponry in horned lizards (Phrynosoma). Evolutionary Biology, 39, 311-323.

Anguimorphan Phylogeny

Bhullar, B.-A.S. 2012. A phylogenetic approach to ontogeny and heterochrony in the fossil record: cranial evolution and development in anguimorphan lizards (Reptilia: Squamata). Journal of Experimental Zoology Part B: Molecular and Developmental Evolution, 318, 521-530.

Paedomorphosis

Bhullar, B.-A.S., Marugán-Lobón, J., Racio, F., Bever, G.S., Rowe, T.B., Norell, M.A., and Abzhanov, A. 2012. Birds have paedomorphic dinosaur skulls. Nature, 487, 223-226.

Weird Bird Wings

Bostwick, K.S., Riccio, M.L., and Humphries, J.M. 2012. Massive, solidified bone in the wing of a volant courting bird. Biology Letters, 8, 760-763.

Biological Materials

Chen, P.-Y., McKittrick, J., and Meyers, M.A. 2012. Biological materials: functional adaptations and bioinspired designs. Progress in Materials Sciences, 57, 1492-1704.

Early Cretaceous Mammals

Davis, B.M. 2012. Micro-computed tomography reveals a diversity of Peramuran mammals from the Purbeck Group (Berriasian) of England. Palaeontology, 55, 789-817.

Gecko Skulls

Daza, J.D., and Bauer, A.M. 2012. Temporal bones of the Gekkota support molecular relationships within the Pygopodoidea. Journal of Herpetology, 46, 381-386.

Iguanian Phylogeny

Daza, J.D., Abdala, V., Arias, J.S., García-López, D., and Ortiz, P. 2012. Cladistic analysis of Iguania and a fossil lizard from the Late Pliocene of northwestern Argentina. Journal of Herpetology, 46, 104-119.

Chimaeroid Breathing

Dean, M.N., Summers, A.P., and Ferry, L.A. 2012. Very low pressures drive ventilatory flow in chimaeroid fishes. Journal of Morphology, 273, 461-479.

Squamate Evolution

Gauthier, J.A., Kearney, M., Maisano, J.A., Rieppel, O., and Behlke, A.D.B. 2012. Assembling the squamate tree of life: perspectives from the phenotype and the fossil record. Peabody Museum of Natural History Bulletin, 53, 3-308.

Bat Noses

Giannini, N.P., Macrini, T.E., Wible, J.R., Rowe, T.B., and Simmons, N.B. 2012. The internal nasal skeleton of the bat Pteropus lylei K. Andersen, 1908 (Chiroptera: Pteropodidae). Annals of Carnegie Museum, 81, 1-17.

Carnivoran Noses

Green, P.A., Van Valkenburgh, B., Pang, B., Bird, D., Rowe, T., and Curtis, A. 2012. Respiratory and olfactory turbinal size in canid and arctoid carnivorans. Journal of Anatomy, 221, 609-621.

Evolution of Flight

Heers, A.M., and Dial, K.P. 2012. From extant to extinct: locomotor ontogeny and the evolution of avian flight. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 27, 296-305.

Penguin Brain Evolution

Ksepka, D.T., Balanoff, A.M., Walsh, S., Revan, A., and Ho, A. 2012. Evolution of the brain and sensory organs in Sphenisciformes: new data from the stem penguin Paraptenodytes antarcticus. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 166, 202-219.

Carnivoran Diets

Kupczik, K., and Stynder, D.D. 2012. Tooth root morphology as an indicator for dietary specialization in carnivores (Mammalia: Carnivora). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 105, 456-471

Transitional Snake

Longrich, N.R., Bhullar, B-A.S., and Gauthier, J.A. 2012. A transitional snake from the Late Cretaceous period of North America. Nature, 488, 205-208.

Armored Catfishes

Lujan, N.K., and Armbruster, J.W. 2012. Morphological and functional diversity of the mandible in suckermouth armored catfishes (Siluriformes: Loricariidae). Journal of Morphology, 273, 24-39.

Marsupial Noses

Macrini, T.E. 2012. Comparative morphology of the internal nasal skeleton of adult marsupials based on X-ray computed tomography. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 365, 1-91.

Monstersauria Osteoderms

Mead, J.I., Schubert, B.W., Wallace, S.C., and Swift, S.L. 2012. Helodermatid lizard from the Mio-Pliocene oak-hickory forest of Tennessee, eastern USA, and a review of Monstersauria osteoderms. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 57, 111-121.

3D FEA

Oldfield, C.C., McHenry, C.R., Clausen, P.D., Chamoli, U., Parr, W.C.H., Stynder, D.D., and Wroe, S. 2012. Finite element analysis of ursid cranial mechanics and the prediction of feeding behaviour in the extinct giant Agriotherium africanum. Journal of Zoology, 286, 163-170.

Uropeltid Snakes

Olori, J.C., and Bell, C.J. 2012. Comparative skull morphology of uropeltid snakes (Alethinophidia: Uropeltidae) with special reference to disarticulated elements and variation. PLoS ONE, 7, e32450.

Finite Element Analysis

Parr, W.C.H., Wroe, S., Chamoli, U., Richards, H.S., McCurry, M.R., Clausen, P.D., and McHenry, C. 2012. Toward integration of geometric morphometrics and computational biomechanics: new methods for 3D virtual reconstruction and quantitative analysis of Finite Element Models. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 301, 1-14.

Ape Phylogeny

Pérez de los Ríos, M., Moyŕ-Solŕ, S., and Alba, D.M. 2012. The nasal and paranasal architecture of the Middle Miocene ape Pierolapithecus catalaunicus (primates: Hominidae): phylogenetic implications. Journal of Human Evolution, 63, 497-506.

Early Tetrapods

Pierce, S.E., Clack, J.A., and Hutchinson, J.R. 2012. Three-dimensional limb joint mobility in the early tetrapod Ichthyostega. Nature, 486, 523-526.

Bird Brains

Smith, N.A., and Clarke, J.A. 2012. Endocranial anatomy of the Charadriiformes: sensory system variation and the evolution of wing-propelled diving. PLoS One, 7(11), e49584.

Tiny Salamanders

Wake, D.B., Rovito, S.M., Maisano, J.A., and Hanken, J. 2012 Taxonomic status of the enigmatic salamander Cryptotriton adelos (Amphibia: Plethodontidae) from northern Oaxaca, Mexico, with observations on its skull and postcranial skeleton. Zootaxa, 3579, 67-70.

Getting Hammered

Weaver, J.C., Milliron, G.W., Miserez, A., Evans-Lutterodt, K., Herrera, S., Gallana, I., Mershon, W.J., Swanson, B., Zavattieri, P., DiMasi, E., and Kisailus, D. 2012. The stomatopod dactyl club: a formidable damage-tolerant biological hammer. Science, 336, 1275-1280.

Diplodocoid Vertebrae

Woodruff, D.C., and Fowler, D.W. 2012. Ontogenetic influence on neural spine bifurcation in diplodocoidea (Dinosauria: Sauropoda): a critical phylogenetic character. Journal of Morphology, 273, 754-764.

Focal Palatine Erosion

Zordan, M., Deem, S.L., and Sanchez, C.R. 2012. Focal palatine erosion in captive and free-living cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus) and other felid species. Zoo Biology, 31, 181-188.

2011

Tyrannosauroid

Bever, G.S., Brusatte, S.L., Balanoff, A.M., and Norell, M.A. 2011. Variation, variability, and the origin of the avian endocranium: Insights from the anatomy of Alioramus altai (Theropoda: Tyrannosauroidea). PLoS ONE, 6(8), e23393.

Xenosaurus Phylogeny

Bhullar, B.-A.S. 2011. The power and utility of morphological characters in systematics: a fully resolved phylogeny of Xenosaurus and its fossil relatives (Squamata: Anguimorpha). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, 160, 65-181.

Felid Skulls

Chamoli, U., and Wroe, S. 2011. Allometry in the distribution of material properties and geometry of the felid skull: why larger species may need to change and how they may achieve it. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 283, 217-226.

Basal Monstersaur

Conrad, J.L., Rieppel, O., Gauthier, J.A., and Norell, M.A. 2011. Osteology of Gobiderma pulchrum (Monstersauria, Lepidosauria, Reptilia). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 362, 1-88.

Tuatara Feeding

Curtis, N., Jones, M.E.H., Shi, J., O'Higgins, P., Evans, S.E., and Fagan, M.J. 2011. Functional relationship between skull form and feeding mechanics in Sphenodon, and implications for diapsid skull development. PLoS ONE, 6(12), e29804.

Asian Elephant

Ferretti, M.P., and Debruyne, R. 2011. Anatomy and phylogenetic value of the mandibular and coronoid canals and their associated foramina in proboscideans (Mammalia). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 161, 391-413.

Frog Muscles

Johnston, P. 2011. Cranial muscles of the anurans Leiopelma hochstetteri and Ascaphus truei and the homologies of the mandibular adductors in Lissamphibia and other gnathostomes. Journal of Morphology, 272, 1492-1512.

Intracranial Joint

Johnston, P. 2011. Cross-sectional imaging in comparative vertebrate morphology - the intracranial joint of the coelacanth Latimeria chalumnae, p. 259-274. In Saba, L. (editor), Computed Tomography - Special Applications. InTech, Croatia.

Tooth Root Morphology

Kupczik, K., and Stynder, D.D. 2012. Tooth root morphology as an indicator for dietary specialization in carnivores (Mammalia: Carnivora). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 105, 456-471.

Lizards

Miralles, A., Köhler, J., Vieites, D.R., Glaw, F., and Vences, M. 2011. Hypotheses on rostral shield evolution in fossorial lizards derived from the phylogenetic position of a new species of Paracontias (Squamata, Scincidae). Organisms Diversity and Evolution, 11, 135-150.

Amphisbaenian Evolution

Müller, J., Hipsley, C.A., Head, J.J., Kardjilov, N., Hilger, A., Wuttke, M., and Reisz, R.R. 2011. Eocene lizard from Germany reveals amphisbaenian origins. Nature, 473, 364-367.

Turtle Shell Shape

Rivera, G., and Stayton, C.T. 2011. Finite element modeling of shell shape in the freshwater turtle Pseudemys concinna reveals a trade-off between mechanical strength and hydrodynamic efficiency. Journal of Morphology, 272, 1192-1203.

Mammal Brain Evolution

Rowe, T.B., Macrini, T.E., and Luo, Z.-X. 2011. Fossil evidence on origin of the mammalian brain. Science, 332, 955-957.

New Sauropod

Rowe, T.B., Sues, H.-D., and Reisz, R.R. 2011. Dispersal and diversity in the earliest North American sauropodomorph dinosaurs, with a description of a new taxon. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 278, 1044-1053.

Felid Skull Morphology

Sicuro, F.L., and Oliveira, F.B. 2011. Skull morphology and functionality of extant felidae (Mammalia: Carnivora): a phylogenetic and evolutionary perspective. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 161, 414-462.

Lemur

Smith, T.D., Eiting, T.P., and Rossie, J.B. 2011. Distribution of olfactory and nonolfactory surface area in the nasal fossa of Microcebus murinus: implications for microcomputed tomography and airflow studies. The Anatomical Record, 294, 1217-1225.

Turtle Shell Shape

Stayton, C.T. 2011. Biomechanics on the half shell: functional performance influences patterns of morphological variation in the emydid turtle carapace. Zoology, 114, 213-223.

Cranial Pneumaticity

Tahara, R., and Larsson, H.C.E. 2011. Cranial pneumatic anatomy of Ornithomimus edmontonicus (Ornithomimidae: Theropoda). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 31, 127-143.

Bone-cracking Carnivorans

Tseng, Z.J., Antón, M., and Salesa, M.J. 2011. The evolution of the bone-cracking model in carnivorans: cranial functional morphology of the Plio-Pleistocene cursorial hyaenid Chasmaporthetes lunensis (Mammalia: Carnivora). Paleobiology, 37, 140-156.

Cranial Shape Evolution

Tseng, Z.J., and Wang, X. 2011. Do convergent ecomorphs evolve through convergent morphological pathways? Cranial shape evolution in fossil hyaenids and borophagine canids (Carnivora, Mammalia). Paleobiology, 37, 470-489.

Turtle Shells

Vega, C., and Stayton, C.T. 2011. Dimorphism in shell shape and strength in two species of emydid turtle. Herpetologica, 67, 397-405.

Woodpecker

Yoon, S.-H., and Park, S. 2011. A mechanical analysis of woodpecker drumming and its application to shock-absorbing systems. Bioinspiration and Biomimetics, 6.

Hoatzin

Zanno, L.E., and Makovicky, P.J. 2011. Herbivorous ecomorphology and specialization patterns in theropod dinosaur evolution. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 108, 232-237.

2010

Sauropod Dinosaur

Balanoff, A.M., Bever, G.S., and Ikejiri, T. 2010. The braincase of Apatosaurus (Dinosauria: Sauropoda) based on computed tomography of a new specimen with comments on variation and evolution in sauropod neuroanatomy. American Museum Novitates, 3677, 1-32.

Korean Salamander

Buckley, D.B., Wake, M.H., and Wake. D.B. 2010. Comparative skull osteology of Karsenia koreana (Amphibia, Caudata, Plethodontidae). Journal of Morphology, 271, 533-558.

Fossil Primate

Coleman, M.N., Kay, R.F., and Colbert, M.W. 2010. Auditory morphology and hearing sensitivity in fossil New World monkeys. The Anatomical Record, 293, 1711-1721.

Geometric Morphometrics

Couette, S., and White, J. 2010. 3D geometric morphometrics and missing-data. Can extant taxa give clues for the analysis of fossil primates? Comptes Rendus Palevol, 9, 423-433.

Feeding Behavior

Degrange, F.J., Tambussi, C.P., Moreno, K., Witmer, L.M., and Wroe, S. 2010. Mechanical analysis of feeding behavior in the extinct "Terror Bird" Andalgalornis steulleti (Gruiformes: Phorusrhacidae). PLoS ONE, 5(8), e11856.

Opossum

Ekdale, E.G. 2010. Ontogenetic variation in the bony labyrinth of Monodelphis domestica (Mammalia: Marsupialia) following ossification of the inner ear cavities. The Anatomical Record, 293, 1896-1912.

Harelip Sucker

Fink, W.L., and Humphries, J.H. 2010. Morphological description of the extinct North American sucker Moxostoma lacerum (Ostariophysi, Catostomidae), based on high-resolution X-ray computed tomography. Copeia, 2010, 5-13.

Ungulate Jaws

Fletcher, T.M., Janis, C.M., and Rayfield, E.J. 2010. Finite element analysis of ungulate jaws: can mode of digestive physiology be determined? Palaeontologia Electronica, 13.2.21A.

Squamate Tooth Development

Handrigan, G.R., and Richman, J.M. 2010. Autocrine and paracrine Shh signaling are necessary for tooth morphogenesis, but not tooth replacement in snakes and lizards (Squamata). Developmental Biology, 337, 171-186.

Tuatara

Johnston, P. 2010. The constrictor dorsalis musculature and basipterygoid articulation in Sphenodon. Journal of Morphology, 271, 280-292.

Pug-nosed Croc

Kley, N.J., Sertich, J.J.W., Turner, A.H., Krause, D.W., O'Connor, P.M., and Georgi, J.A. 2010. Craniofacial morphology of Simosuchus clarki (Crocodyliformes: Notosuchia) from the Late Cretaceous of Madagascar. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, Memoir 10, 30(6 Supplement), 13-98.

Madtsoiid Snake

Laduke, T.C., Krause, D.W., Scanlon, J.D., and Kley, N.J. 2010. A Late Cretaceous (Maastrichtian) snake assemblage from the Maevarano Formation, Mahajanga Basin, Madagascar. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 30, 109-138.

Fossil Bird

Milner, A.C., and Walsh, S.A. 2010. Avian brain evolution: new data from Palaeogene birds (Lower Eocene) from England. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 155, 198-219.

Stroke in Mice

Mostany, R., Chowdhury, T.G., Johnston, D.G., Portonovo, S.A., Carmichael, S.T., and Portera-Cailliau, C. 2010. Local hemodynamics dictate long-term dendritic plasticity in peri-infarct cortex. Journal of Neuroscience, 30, 14116-14126.

Fossil Primates

Perry, J.M.G., Kay, R.F., Vizcaíno, S.F., and Bargo, S. 2010. Tooth root size, chewing muscle leverage, and the biology of Homunculus patagonicus (Primates) from the late early Miocene of Patagonia. Ameghiniana, 47, 355-371.

Bat Echolocation

Simmons, N.B., Seymour, K.L., Habersetzer, J., and Gunnell, G.F. 2010. Inferring echolocation in ancient bats. Nature, 466, E8.

Polar Bear Evolution

Slater, G.J., Figueirido, B., Louis, L., Yang, P., and Van Valkenburgh, B. 2010. Biomechanical consequences of rapid evolution in the polar bear lineage. PLoS ONE, 5(11), e13870.

Nasal Apertures

Torregrosa, V., Petrucci, M., Pérez-Claros, J.A., and Palmqvist, P. 2010. Nasal aperture area and body mass in felids: ecophysiological implications and paleobiological inferences. Geobios, 43, 653-661.

Focused Ultrasound

Tung, Y.-S., Choi, J.J., Baseri, B., and Konofagou, E.E. 2010. Identifying the inertial cavitation threshold and skull effects in a vessel phantom using focused ultrasound and microbubbles. Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, 36, 840-852.

New Caecilian

Wake, M.H., and Donnelly, M.A. 2010. A new lungless caecilian (Amphibia: Gymnophiona) from Guyana. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 277, 915-922.

Cobra Hoods

Young, B.A., and Kardong, K.V. 2010. The functional morphology of hooding in cobras. Journal of Experimental Biology, 213, 1521-1528.

2009

Theropod Dinosaur

Balanoff, A.M., Xu, X., Kobayashi, Y., Matsufune, Y., and Norell, M.A. 2009. Cranial osteology of the theropod dinosaur Incisivosaurus gauthieri (Theropoda: Oviraptorosauria). American Museum Novitates, 3651, 1-35.

Sarcopterygians

Clement, G., Snitting, D., and Ahlberg, P.E. 2009. A new tristichopterid (Sarcopterygii, Tetrapodomorpha) from the Upper Famennian Evieux Formation (Upper Devonian) of Belgium. Palaeontology, 52, 823-836.

Bats

Coleman, J.L. 2009. A strange tale of taillessness in a vespertilionid bat. Acta Chiropterologica, 11, 212-215.

Tuatara

Curtis, N., Jones, M.E.H., Evans, S.E., O'Higgins, P., and Fagan, M.J. 2009. Visualising muscle anatomy using three-dimensional computer models - an example using the head and neck muscles of Sphenodon. Palaeontologia Electronica, 12.3.7T.

Bottlenose Dolphin

Dible, S.A., Flint, J.A., and Lepper, P.A. 2009. On the role of periodic structures in the lower jaw of the Atlantic bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus). Bioinspiration & Biomimetics, 4, 015005.

Earless Monitor

Head, J.J., Barrett, P.M., and Rayfield, E.J. 2009. Neurocranial osteology and systematic relationships of Varanus (Megalania) prisca Owen, 1859 (Squamata: Varanidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 155, 445-457.

New Frog Family

Heinicke, M.P., Duellman, W.E., Trueb, L., Means, D.B., MacCulloch, R.D., and Hedges, S.B. 2009. A new frog family (Anura: Terrarana) from South America and an expanded direct-developing clade revealed by molecular phylogeny. Zootaxa, 2211, 1-35.

Tuatara

Jones, M.E.H., Curtis, N., O'Higgins, P., Fagan, M., and Evans, S.E. 2009. The head and neck muscles associated with feeding in Sphenodon (Reptilia: Lepidosauria: Rhynchocephalia). Palaeontologia Electronica, 12.2.7A.

Helmet Catfish

Luckenbill, K.R., and Lundberg, J.G. 2009. CAT scan-based images of the skeleton of the Asian catfish Cranoglanis (Siluriformes: Cranoglanididae). Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 158, 297-299.

Oreodont

Macrini, T.E. 2009. Description of a digital cranial endocast of Bathygenys reevesi (Merycoidodontidae; Oreodontoidea) and implications for apomorphy-based diagnosis of isolated, natural endocasts. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 29, 1199-1211.

Skull Sutures

Moazen, M., Curtis, N., O'Higgins, P., Evans, S.E., and Fagan, M.J. 2009. Assessment of the role of sutures in a lizard skull: a computer modelling study. Proceedings. Biological Sciences, 276, 39-46.

Theropod Dinosaurs

Norell, M.A., Makovicky, P.J., Bever, G.S., Balanoff, A.M., Clark, J.M., Barsbold, R., and Rowe, T. 2009. A review of the Mongolian Cretaceous dinosaur Saurornithoides (Troodontidae: Theropoda). American Museum Novitates, 3654, 1-63.

New Anglerfish

Pietsch, T.W., Johnson, J.W., and Arnold, R.J. 2009. A new genus and species of the shallow-water anglerfish family Tetrabrachiidae (Teleostei: Lophiiformes: Antennarioidei) from Australia and Indonesia. Copeia, 2009, 483-493.

Primitive Snakes

Rieppel, O., Kley, N.J., and Maisano, J.A. 2009. Morphology of the skull of the white-nosed blindsnake, Liotyphlops albirostris (Scolecophidia: Anomalepididae). Journal of Morphology, 270, 536-557.

Tuatara

Smith, K.T. 2009. Eocene lizards of the clade Geiseltaliellus from Messel and Geiseltal, Germany, and the early radiation of Iguanidae (Reptilia: Squamata). Peabody Museum of Natural History Bulletin, 50, 219-306.

Geometric Morphometrics

Stayton, C.T. 2009. Application of thin-plate spline transformations to finite element models, or, how to turn a bog turtle into a spotted turtle to analyze both. Evolution, 63-5, 1348-1355.

2008

Dinosaur Egg

Balanoff, A.M., Norell, M.A., Grellet-Tinner, G., and Lewin, M.R. 2008. Digital preparation of a probable neoceratopsian preserved within an egg, with comments on microstructural anatomy of ornithischian eggshells. Naturwissenschaften, 95, 493-500.

Armored Fish

Bruet, B.J.F, Song, J., Boyce, M.C., and Ortiz, C. 2008. Materials design principles of ancient fish armour. Nature Materials, 7, 748-756.

Fossil Turtle

Cadena, E., Jaramillo, C., and Paramo, M.E. 2008. New material of Chelus colombiana (Testudines; Pleurodira) from the Lower Miocene of Colombia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 28, 1206-1212.

Squamate Systematics

Conrad, J.L. 2008. Phylogeny and systematics of Squamata (Reptilia) based on morphology. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 310, 1-182.

Volumetric Rendering

Gobbetti, E., Marton, F., and Guitián, J.A.I. 2008. A single-pass GPU ray casting framework for interactive out-of-core rendering of massive volumetric datasets. The Visual Computer, 24, 797-806.

Metatherian

Horovitz, I., Ladevčze, S., Argot, C., Macrini, T.E., Martin, T., Hooker, J.J., Kurz, C., de Muizon, C., and Sánchez-Villagra, M.R. 2008. The anatomy of Herpetotherium cf. fugax COPE, 1873, a metatherian from the Oligocene of North America. Palaeontographica Abteilung A, 284, 109-141.

Spotted Ratfish

Huber, D.R., Dean, M.N., and Summers, A.P. 2008. Hard prey, soft jaws and the ontogeny of feeding mechanics in the spotted ratfish Hydrolagus colliei. Journal of the Royal Society Interface, 5, 941-952.

Tuatara

Jones, M.E.H. 2008. Skull shape and feeding strategy in Sphenodon and other Rhynchocephalia (Diapsida: Lepidosauria). Journal of Morphology, 269, 945-966.

FEA Analysis

Moazen, M., Curtis, N., Evans, S.E., O'Higgins, P., and Fagan, M.J. 2008. Combined finite element and multibody dynamics analysis of biting in a Uromastyx hardwickii lizard skull. Journal of Anatomy, 213, 499-508.

Hominin Skull Evolution

Nevell, L., and Wood, B. 2008. Cranial base evolution within the hominin clade. Journal of Anatomy, 212, 455-468.

5 New Chromis Species

Pyle, R.L., Earle, J.L., and Greene, B.D. 2008. Five new species of the damselfish genus Chromis (Perciformes: Labroidei: Pomacentridae) from deep coral reefs in the tropical western Pacific. Zootaxa, 1671, 3-31.

Three-toed Sloth

Rattenborg, N.C., Voirin, B., Vyssotski, A.L., Kays, R.W., Spoelstra, K., Kuemmeth, F., Heidrich, W., and Wikelski, M. 2008. Sleeping outside the box: electroencephalographic measures of sleep in sloths inhabiting a rainforest. Biology Letters, 4, 402-405.

Snake Naso-frontal Joint

Rieppel, O. 2008. The naso-frontal joint in snakes as revealed by high-resolution X-ray computed tomography of intact and complete skulls. Zoologischer Anzeiger, 246, 177-191.

Squamate Dermal Palate

Rieppel, O., Gauthier, J., and Maisano, J. 2008. Comparative morphology of the dermal palate in squamate reptiles, with comments on phylogenetic implications. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 152, 131-152.

Brown Lemur

Ross, C.F. 2008. Does the primate face torque? In C. Vinyard, M.J. Ravosa, and C. Wall (eds.) Primate Craniofacial Function and Biology. Springer US. Pp. 63-81.

Fossil Platypus

Rowe, T., Rich, T.H., Vickers-Rich, P., Springer, M., and Woodburne, M.O. 2008. The oldest platypus and its bearing on divergence timing of the platypus and echidna clades. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 105, 1238-1242.

Catfish Phylogeny

Vigliotta, T.R. 2008. A phylogenetic study of the African catfish family Mochokidae (Osteichthyes, Ostariophysi, Siluriformes), with a key to genera. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 157, 73-136.

2007

Elephant Bird

Balanoff, A.M., and Rowe, T. 2007. Osteological description of an embryonic skeleton of the extinct elephant bird, Aepyornis (Palaeognathae: Ratitae). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology Memoir 9, 27(4 Supplement), 1-53.

House Mouse

Choi, J.J., Pernot, M., Small, S.A., and Konofagou, E.E. 2007. Noninvasive, transcranial and localized opening of the blood-brain barrier using focused ultrasound in mice. Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, 33, 95-104.

Batoid Fishes

Dean, M.N., Bizzarro, J.J., and Summers, A.P. 2007. The evolution of cranial design, diet, and feeding mechanisms in batoid fishes. Integrative and Comparative Biology, 47, 70-81.

Bats

Giannini, N.P., and Simmons, N.B. 2007. The chiropteran premaxilla: a reanalysis of morphological variation and its phylogenetic interpretation. American Museum Novitates, 3585, 1-44.

Crocodiles

Hsiou, A.S., Fortier, D.C. 2007. Primeiro registro de Caiman (Crocodilya Alligatoridae) para o Pleistoceno do Estado do Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil. Unisinas 3, 37-44.

Fossil Marsupial

Macrini, T.E., de Muizon, C., Cifelli, R.L., and Rowe, T. 2007. Digital cranial endocast of Pucadelphys andinus, a Paleocene metatherian. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 27, 99-107.

Therian Mammal

Macrini, T.E., Rougier, G.W., and Rowe, T. 2007. Description of a cranial endocast from the fossil mammal Vincelestes neuquenianus (Theriiformes) and its relevance to the evolution of endocranial characters in therians. The Anatomical Record, 290, 875-892.

Opossum

Macrini, T.E., Rowe, T., and VandeBerg, J.L. 2007. Cranial endocasts from a growth series of Monodelphis domestica (Didelphidae, Marsupialia): a study of individual and ontogenetic variation. Journal of Morphology, 268, 844-865.

Bolyeriid Snake

Maisano, J.A., and Rieppel, O. 2007. The skull of the Round Island boa, Casarea dussumieri Schlegel, based on high-resolution X-ray computed tomography. Journal of Morphology, 268, 371-384.

Caprinid Rudist

Molineux, A., Scott, R.W., Ketcham, R.A., and Maisano, J.A. 2007. Rudist taxonomy using X-ray computed tomography. Palaeontologia Electronica 10.3.13A.

Plated Lizard

Nance, H.A. 2007. Cranial osteology of the African gerrhosaurid Angolosaurus skoogi (Squamata; Gerrhosauridae). African Journal of Herpetology, 56, 39-75.

Mantis Shrimp

Patek, S.N., Nowroozi, B.N., Baio, J.E., Caldwell, R.I., and Summers, A.P. 2007. Linkage mechanics and power amplification of the mantis shrimp's strike. Journal of Experimental Biology, 210, 3677-3688

'Necrosaur'

Rieppel, O., Conrad, J.L., and Maisano, J.A. 2007. New morphological data for Eosaniwa koehni Haubold, 1977 and a revised phylogenetic hypothesis. Journal of Paleontology, 81, 760-769.

Anomochilid Snake

Rieppel, O., and Maisano, J.A. 2007. The skull of the rare Malaysian snake Anomochilus leonardi Smith, based on high-resolution X-ray computed tomography. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 149, 671-685.

Sauropod Dinosaur

Sereno, P.C., Wilson, J.A., Witmer, L.A., Whitlock, J.A., Maga, A., Ide, O., and Rowe, T.B. 2007. Structural extremes in a Cretaceous dinosaur. PLoS ONE, 2(11), e1230.

New Wrasse Species

Weaver, D.C., and Rocha, L.A. 2007. A new species of Halichoeres (Teleostei: Labridae) from the Western Gulf of Mexico. Copeia, 2007, 798-807.

2006

Tetrapod-like Fish Ear

Brazeau, M.D. and Ahlberg, P.E. 2006. Tetrapod-like middle ear architecture in a Devonian fish. Nature, 439, 318-321.

Fossil Turtle

Brinkman, D., Hart, M., Jamniczky, H., and Colbert, M. 2006. Nichollsemys baieri gen. et sp. nov, a primitive chelonioid turtle from the late Campanian of North America. Paludicola, 5, 111-124.

Fossil Tapir

Colbert, M.W. 2006. Hesperaletes (Mammalia: Perissodactyla), a new tapiroid from the Middle Eocene of southern California. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 23, 697-711.

Cretaceous Gekkonomorph

Conrad, J.L., and M.A. Norell. 2006. High-resolution X-ray computed tomography of an Early Cretaceous gekkonomorph (Squamata) from Öösh (Övörkhangai; Mongolia). Historical Biology, 18, 405-431.

Mosasauroid Lizard

Evans, S.E., Manabe, M., Noro, M., Isaji, S., and Yamaguchi, M. 2006. A long-bodied lizard from the Lower Cretaceous of Japan. Palaeontology, 49, 1143-1165.

Caribbean Flamingo

Holliday, C.M., Ridgely, R.C., Balanoff, A.M., and Witmer, L.M. 2006. Cephalic vascular anatomy in flamingos (Phoenicopterus ruber) based on novel vascular injection and computed tomographic imaging analyses. Anatomical Record, 288A, 1031-1041.

Texas Blind Snake

Kley, N.J. 2006. Morphology of the lower jaw and suspensorium in the Texas blindsnake, Leptotyphlops dulcis (Scolecophidia: Leptotyphlopidae). Journal of Morphology, 267, 494-515.

Fossil Turtle

Lipka, T.R., Therrien, F., Weishampel, D.B., Jamniczky, H.A., Joyce, W.G., Colbert, M.W., and Brinkman, D.B. 2006. A new turtle from the Arundel Clay Facies (Potomac Formation, Early Crtaceous) of Maryland, U.S.A. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 26, 300-307.

Fossil Platypus

Macrini, T., Rowe, T., and Archer, M. 2006. Description of a cranial endocast from a fossil platypus, Obdurodon dicksoni (Monotremata, Ornithorhynchidae), and the relevance of endocranial characters to monotreme monophyly. Journal of Morphology, 267, 1000-1015.

Lizard Teeth

Mahler, D.L., and Kearney, M. 2006. The palatal dentition in squamate reptiles: morphology, development, attachment, and replacement. Fieldiana Zoology, 108, 1-61.

Zarudnyi's Worm Lizard

Maisano, J.A., Kearney, M., and Rowe, T. 2006. Cranial anatomy of the spade-headed amphisbaenian Diplometopon zarudnyi (Squamata, Amphisbaenia) based on high-resolution X-ray computed tomography. Journal of Morphology, 267, 70-102.

Theropod Dinosaur

Norell, M., Clark, J.M., Turner, A.H., Makovicky, P.J., Barsbold, R., and Rowe, T. 2006. A new dromaeosaurid theropod from Ukhaa Tolgod (Ömnögov, Mongolia). American Museum Novitates, 3545, 1-51.

2005

Chinese Crocodile Lizard

Bever, G.S., Bell, C.J., and Maisano, J.A. 2005. The ossified braincase and cephalic osteoderms of Shinisaurus crocodilurus (Squamata, Shinisauridae). Palaeontologia Electronica 8:4A:36p.

Nursery Fish

Carpenter, K.E., Berra, T.M., and Humphries, J.M., Jr. 2004. Swim bladder and posterior lateral line nerve of the nurseryfish, Kurtus gulliveri (Perciformes: Kurtidae). Journal of Morphology, 260, 193-200.

Fossil Bird

Clarke, J.A., Tambussi, C.P., Noriega, J.I., Erickson, G.M., and Ketcham, R.A. 2005. Definitive fossil evidence for the extant avian radiation in the Cretaceous. Nature, 433, 305-308.

Moose

Clifford, A.B., and Witmer, L.M. 2004. Case studies in novel narial anatomy: 2. the enigmatic nose of moose (Artiodactyla: Cervidae: Alces alces). Journal of Zoology, 262, 339-360.

Saiga Antelope

Clifford, A.B., and Witmer, L.M. 2004. Case studies in novel narial anatomy: 3. Structure and function of the nasal cavity of saiga (Artiodactyla: Bovidae: Saiga tatarica. Journal of Zoology, 264, 217-230.

Fossil Tapir

Colbert, M.W. 2005. The facial skeleton of the early Oligocene Colodon (Perissodactyla, Tapiroidea). Palaeontologia Electronica, 8:12A:27p.

Bottlenose Dolphin

Colbert, M.W., Racicot, R., and Rowe, T. 2005. Anatomy of the cranial endocast of the bottlenose dolphin, Tursiops truncatus, based on HRXCT. Journal of Mammalian Evolution, 12, 195-207.

Fossil Avialan

Dominguez Alonso, P., Milner, A.C., Ketcham, R.A., Cookson, M.J., and Rowe, T.B. 2004. The avian nature of the brain and inner ear of Archaeopteryx. Nature, 430, 666-669. (Associated news stories: National Geographic, National Public Radio, and San Francisco Chronicle)

Fossil Salamander

Evans, S.E., Lally, C., Elder, A., and Maisano, J.A. 2005. A late Jurassic salamander (Amphibia: Caudata) from the Morrison Formation of North America. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 143, 599-616.

Theropod Dinosaur

Franzosa, J., and Rowe, T. 2005. Cranial endocast of the Cretaceous theropod dinosaur Acrocanthosaurus atokensis. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 85, 859-864.

Shark Bite Force

Huber, D.R., Eason, T.G., Hueter, R.E., and Motta, P.J. 2005. Analysis of the bite force and mechanical design of the feeding mechanism of the durophagous horn shark Heterodontus francisci. Journal of Experimental Biology, 208, 3553-3571.

Fossil Primate

Kay, R.F., Campbell, V.M., Rossie, J.B., Colbert, M.W., and Rowe, T.B. 2004. Olfactory fossa of Tremacebus harringtoni (Platyrrhini, Early Miocene, Sacanana, Argentina): implications for activity pattern. Anatomical Record Part A, 281A, 1157-1172.

Fossil Amphisbaenian

Kearney, M., Maisano, J.A., and Rowe, T. 2005. Cranial anatomy of the extinct amphisbaenian Rhineura hatcherii (Squamata, Amphisbaenia) based on high-resolution X-ray computed tomography. Journal of Morphology, 264, 1-33.

Broadnose Sevengill Shark

Maisey, J.G. 2004. Morphology of the braincase in the broadnose sevengill shark Notorynchus (Elasmobranchii, Hexanchiformes), based on CT scanning. American Museum Novitates, 3429, 1-52.

Alligator

Metzger, K.A., Daniel, W.J.T., and Ross, C.F. 2005. Comparison of beam theory and finite-element analysis with in vivo bone strain data from the alligator cranium. The Anatomical Record Part A, 283A, 331-348.

Snake with Legs

Polcyn, M.J., Jacobs, L.L., and Haber, A. 2005. A morphological model and CT assessment of the skull of Pachyrhachis problematicus (Squamata, Serpentes), a 98 million year old snake with legs from the Middle East. Palaeontologia Electronica, 8(1) 26A:24p.

Chiapas Catfish

Rodiles-Hernández, R., Hendrickson, D., Lundberg, J., and Humphries, J. 2005. Lacantunia enigmatica (Teleostei: Siluriformes) a new and phylogenetically puzzling freshwater fish from Mesoamerica. Zootaxa, 1000, 1-24.

Possum Noses

Rowe, T.B., Eiting, T.P., Macrini, T.E., and Ketcham, R.A. 2005. Organization of the olfactory and respiratory skeleton in the nose of the gray short-tailed opossum Monodelphis domestica. Journal of Mammalian Evolution, 12, 303-336.

2004

Horn Shark

Summers, A.P., Ketcham, R.A., and Rowe, T. 2004. Structure and function of the horn shark (Heterodontus francisci) cranium through ontogeny: development of a hard prey specialist. Journal of Morphology, 260, 1-12.

Carnivoran Noses

Van Valkenburgh, B., Theodor, J., Friscia, A., and Rowe, T. 2004. Respiratory turbinates of canids and felids: a quantitative comparison. Journal of Zoology, London, 264, 281-293.

Fossil Chiton

Vendrasco, M.J., Wood, T.E., and Runnegar, B.N. 2004. Articulated Palaeozoic fossil with 17 plates greatly expands disparity of early chitons. Nature, 429, 288-291.

Domestic Pig - Knee

Witmer, L.M., Ridgely, R., Mayle, H., and Adams, D. 2004. The best of both worlds: integrating CT and MR. RT Image, 17, 16-19.

2003

Amphisbaenian Phylogeny

Kearney, M. 2003. Systematics of the Amphisbaenia (Lepidosauria: Squamata) based on morphological evidence from recent and fossil forms. Herpetological Monographs, 17, 1-74.

Theropod Dinosaur

Mackovicky, P.J., Norell, M.A., Clark, J.M., and Rowe, T. 2003. Osteology and relationships of Byronosaurus jaffei (Theropoda: Troodontidae). American Museum Novitates, 3402, 1-32.

Plants

Stuppy, W.H., Maisano, J.A., Colbert, M.W., and Rowe, T.B. 2003. Three-dimensional analysis of plant structure using high-resolution X-ray computed tomography. Trends in Plant Science, 8, 2-6.

Pterosaurs

Witmer, L.M., Chatterjee, S., Franzosa, J., and Rowe, T. 2003. Neuroanatomy of flying reptiles and implications for flight, posture and behaviour. Nature, 425, 950-953.

2002

Oviraptorid Dinosaur

Clark, J.M., Norell, M.A., and Rowe, T. 2002. Cranial anatomy of Citipati osmolskae (Theropoda, Oviratorosauria), a reinterpretation of the holotype of Oviraptor philocertops. American Museum Novitates, 3364, 1-24.

Fossil Mitrate

Dominguez, P., Jacobson, A.G., and Jefferies, R.P.S. 2002. Paired gill slits in a fossil with a calcite skeleton. Nature, 417, 841-844.

Fossil Turtles

Gaffney, E.S., Tong, H., and Meylan, P.A. 2002. Galianemys, a new side-necked turtle (Pelomedusoides: Bothremydidae) from the late Cretaceous of Morocco. American Museum Novitates, 3379, 1-20.

Earless 'Monitor' Lizard

Maisano, J.A., Bell, C.J., Gauthier, J.A., and Rowe, R. 2002. The osteoderms and palpebral in Lanthanotus borneensis (Squamata: Anguimorpha). Journal of Herpetology, 36, 678-682.

Lizard in Amber

Polcyn, M.J., Rogers, J.V.J., Kobayashi, Y., and Jacobs, L.L. 2002. Computed tomography of an Anolis lizard in Dominican amber: systematic, taphonomic, biogeographic, and evolutionary implications. Palaeontologia Electronica, 5, 13.

Fossil Crocodiliform

Tykoski, R.S., Rowe, T.B., Ketcham, R.A., and Colbert, M.W. 2002. Calsoyasuchus valliceps, a new crocodyliform from the early Jurassic Kayenta Formation of Arizona. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 22, 593-611.

1999

American Alligator

Rowe, T., Brochu, C.A., and Kishi, K. (eds.). 1999. Cranial morphology of Alligator mississippiensis and phylogeny of Alligatoroidea. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Memoir 6, Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 19(supplement to 2), 1-100.

1995

Fossil Cynodont

Rowe, T., Carlson, W., and Bottorff, W. 1995. Thrinaxodon: Digital Atlas of the Skull. CD-ROM, 2nd ed., University of Texas Press, 547 mb.


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