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Palaeontology Archive

The Association has made issues of the journal Palaeontology from volume 1 (1957) to volume 41 (1998) available to the palaeontological community, without restriction or charge, through our online portal. Issues from volume 42 (1999) to the present time can be obtained though the Wiley Online Library portal where they are free to Members of the Association and subscribing institutions, and available for purchase by non-members and non-subscribing institutions on an individual basis.

In addition to the articles hosted by the Association (below) many can also be found on the Biodiversity Heritage Library: Palaeontology@BHL.

Volume 64

Volume 64 | Part 4

Article: Quantitative palaeobathymetric reconstructions based on foraminiferal proxies: a case study from the Neogene of south-west Spain

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2021
Page(s): 475–488.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12538
Authored By: José N. Pérez-Asensio

Article: Unique damage-related, gap-filling tooth replacement in pycnodont fishes

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2021
Page(s): 489–504.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12539
Authored By: Sally E. Collins, and Charlie J. Underwood

Article: Empirical distributions of homoplasy in morphological data

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2021
Page(s): 505–518.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12535
Authored By: Jodie L. Murphy, Mark N. Puttick, Joseph E. O'Reilly, Davide Pisani, and Philip C. J. Donoghue

Article: Cephalic biomechanics underpins the evolutionary success of trilobites

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2021
Page(s): 519–530.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12541
Authored By: Jorge Esteve, Jordi Marcé-Nogué, Francesc Pérez-Peris, and Emily Rayfield

Article: Dryopithecine palaeobiodiversity in the Iberian Miocene revisited on the basis of molar endostructural morphology

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2021
Page(s): 531–554.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12540
Authored By: Josep Fortuny, Clément Zanolli, Federico Bernardini, Claudio Tuniz, and David M. Alba

Article: Trophic partitioning and feeding capacity in Permian bryozoan faunas of Gondwana

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2021
Page(s): 555–572.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12543
Authored By: Catherine M. Reid, and Yuta Tamberg

Article: A method for mapping morphological convergence on three-dimensional digital models: the case of the mammalian sabre-tooth

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2021
Page(s): 573–584.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12542
Authored By: Marina Melchionna, Antonio Profico, Silvia Castiglione, Carmela Serio, Alessandro Mondanaro, Maria Modafferi, Davide Tamagnini, Luigi Maiorano, Pasquale Raia, Lawrence M. Witmer, Stephen Wroe, and Gabriele Sansalone

Volume 64 | Part 3

Article: Palaeontology meets metacommunity ecology: the Maastrichtian dinosaur fossil record of North America as a case study

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2021
Page(s): 335–357.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12526
Authored By: Jorge García-Girón, Jani Heino, Janne Alahuhta, Alfio Alessandro Chiarenza, and Stephen L. Brusatte

Article: Facilitating corals in an early Silurian deep-water assemblage

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2021
Page(s): 359–370.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12527
Authored By: Alavya Dhungana, and Emily G. Mitchell

Article: Testing for a dietary shift in the Early Cretaceous ceratopsian dinosaur Psittacosaurus lujiatunensis

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2021
Page(s): 371–384.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12529
Authored By: Damiano Landi, Logan King, Qi Zhao, Emily J. Rayfield, and Michael J. Benton

Article: Snout shape and masticatory apparatus of the rodent-like mesotheriid ungulates (Notoungulata, Typotheria): exploring evolutionary trends in dietary strategies through ancestral reconstructions

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2021
Page(s): 385–408.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12530
Authored By: Marcos D. Ercoli, and Matías A. Armella

Article: The ontogenetic pattern of neurocentral suture closure in the axial skeleton of Hyperodapedontinae (Archosauromorpha, Rhynchosauria) and its evolutionary implications

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2021
Page(s): 409–427.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12528
Authored By: Clara Heinrich, Voltaire D. Paes Neto, Marcel B. Lacerda, Agustín G. Martinelli, Maico S. Fiedler, and Cesar L. Schultz

Article: Stranger than a scorpion: a reassessment of Parioscorpio venator, a problematic arthropod from the Llandoverian Waukesha Lagerstätte

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2021
Page(s): 429–474.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12534
Authored By: Evan P. Anderson, James D. Schiffbauer, Sarah M. Jacquet, James C. Lamsdell, Joanne Kluessendorf, and Donald G. Mikulic

Volume 64 | Part 2

Article: Comparing surface digitization techniques in palaeontology using visual perceptual metrics and distance computations between 3D meshes

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 2
Publication Date: March 2021
Page(s): 179–202.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12518
Authored By: Verónica Díez Díaz, Heinrich Mallison, Patrick Asbach, Daniela Schwarz, and Alejandro Blanco

Article: Epidermal complexity in the theropod dinosaur Juravenator from the Upper Jurassic of Germany

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 2
Publication Date: March 2021
Page(s): 203–223.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12517
Authored By: Phil R. Bell, and Christophe Hendrickx

Article: Correlation of shell and aptychus growth provides insights into the palaeobiology of a scaphitid ammonite

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 2
Publication Date: March 2021
Page(s): 225–247.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12519
Authored By: Marcin Machalski

Article: Taxonomic identification using virtual palaeontology and geometric morphometrics: a case study of Jurassic nerineoidean gastropods

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 2
Publication Date: March 2021
Page(s): 249–261.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12521
Authored By: Yael Leshno Afriat, Yael Edelman‐Furstenberg, Rivka Rabinovich, Jonathan A. Todd, and Hila May

Article: Ups and downs of belemnite diversity in the Early Jurassic of Western Tethys

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 2
Publication Date: March 2021
Page(s): 263–283.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12522
Authored By: Pascal Neige, Robert Weis, and Emmanuel Fara

Article: Sporopollenin chemistry and its durability in the geological record: an integration of extant and fossil chemical data across the seed plants

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 2
Publication Date: March 2021
Page(s): 285–305.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12523
Authored By: Phillip E. Jardine, Carina Hoorn, Maxine A.M. Beer, Natasha Barbolini, Amber Woutersen, Giovanni Bogota‐Angel, William D. Gosling, Wesley T. Fraser, Barry H. Lomax, Huasheng Huang, Matteo Sciumbata, Huajie He, and Guillaume Dupont‐Nivet

Article: Spatiotemporal variation in completeness of the early cynodont fossil record and its implications for mammalian evolutionary history

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 2
Publication Date: March 2021
Page(s): 307–333.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12524
Authored By: Grace L. Varnham, Philip D. Mannion, and Christian F. Kammerer

Volume 64 | Part 1

Article: Recognizing pulses of extinction from clusters of last occurrences

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 1
Publication Date: January 2021
Page(s): 1–20.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12505
Authored By: Joshua B. Zimmt, Steven M. Holland, Seth Finnegan, and Charles R. Marshall

Article: Earliest vertebrate embryos in the fossil record (Middle Devonian, Givetian)

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 1
Publication Date: January 2021
Page(s): 21–30.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12511
Authored By: Michael J. Newman, Jan den Blaauwen, Carole Burrow, and Roger Jones

Article: Evolution of ecospace occupancy by Mesozoic marine tetrapods

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 1
Publication Date: January 2021
Page(s): 31–49.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12508
Authored By: Jane C. Reeves, Benjamin C. Moon, Michael J. Benton, and Thomas L. Stubbs

Article: Palaeobiogeography of the North Pacific toothed mysticetes (Cetacea, Aetiocetidae): a key to Oligocene cetacean distributional patterns

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 1
Publication Date: January 2021
Page(s): 51–61.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12507
Authored By: Atzcalli E. Hernández Cisneros, and Jorge Velez‐Juarbe

Article: Synchrotron x‐ray fluorescence analysis reveals diagenetic alteration of fossil melanosome trace metal chemistry

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 64
Part: 1
Publication Date: January 2021
Page(s): 63–73.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12506
Authored By: Christopher S. Rogers, Samuel M. Webb, and Maria E. McNamara

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