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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 61

Volume 61 | Part 1

Article: Determining climate change impacts on ecosystems: the role of palaeontology

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 61
Part: 1
Publication Date: January 2018
Page(s): 1–12.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12335
Authored By: Daniela N. Schmidt

Article: Cope's rule and the adaptive landscape of dinosaur body size evolution

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 61
Part: 1
Publication Date: January 2018
Page(s): 13–48.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12329
Authored By: Roger B. J. Benson, Gene Hunt, Matthew T. Carrano, and Nicolás Campione

Article: Fossil charcoals from the Lower Jurassic challenge assumptions about charcoal morphology and identification

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 61
Part: 1
Publication Date: January 2018
Page(s): 49–56.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12337
Authored By: A. J. Crawford, S. J. Baker, and C. M. Belcher

Article: Harnessing stratigraphic bias at the section scale: conodont diversity in the Homerian (Silurian) of the Midland Platform, England

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 61
Part: 1
Publication Date: January 2018
Page(s): 57–76.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12326
Authored By: Emilia Jarochowska, David C. Ray, Philipp Röstel, Graham Worton, and Axel Munnecke

Article: Ontogenetic trajectories of septal spacing in Early Jurassic belemnites from Germany and France, and their palaeobiological implications

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 61
Part: 1
Publication Date: January 2018
Page(s): 77–88.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12327
Authored By: Ryoji Wani, Amane Tajika, Kenji Ikuno, and Tetsuro Iwasaki

Article: Integrating 2D and 3D shell morphology to disentangle the palaeobiology of ammonoids: a virtual approach

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 61
Part: 1
Publication Date: January 2018
Page(s): 89–104.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12328
Authored By: René Hoffmann, Robert E. Lemanis, Janina Falkenberg, Steffen Schneider, Hendrik Wesendonk, and Stefan Zachow

Article: Probabilistic methods surpass parsimony when assessing clade support in phylogenetic analyses of discrete morphological data

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 61
Part: 1
Publication Date: January 2018
Page(s): 105–118.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12330
Authored By: Joseph E. O'Reilly, Mark N. Puttick, Davide Pisani, and Philip C. J. Donoghue

Article: On formation‐based sampling proxies and why they should not be used to correct the fossil record

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 61
Part: 1
Publication Date: January 2018
Page(s): 119–132.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12331
Authored By: Alexander M. Dunhill, Bjarte Hannisdal, Neil Brocklehurst, and Michael J. Benton

Article: Impact of the Late Triassic mass extinction on functional diversity and composition of marine ecosystems

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 61
Part: 1
Publication Date: January 2018
Page(s): 133–148.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12332
Authored By: Alexander M. Dunhill, William J. Foster, James Sciberras, and Richard J. Twitchett

Article: Periodicity in extinction rates

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 61
Part: 1
Publication Date: January 2018
Page(s): 149–158.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12334
Authored By: Anatoly D. Erlykin, David A. T. Harper, Terry Sloan, and Arnold W. Wolfendale
Volume 60

Volume 60 | Part 6

Article: Multi‐jawed chaetognaths from the Chengjiang Lagerstätte (Cambrian, Series 2, Stage 3) of Yunnan, China

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 6
Publication Date: November 2017
Page(s): 763–772.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12325
Authored By: Degan Shu, Simon Conway Morris, Jian Han, Jennifer F. Hoyal Cuthill, Zhifei Zhang, Meirong Cheng, and Hai Huang

Article: Comparative experimental taphonomy of eight marine arthropods indicates distinct differences in preservation potential

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 6
Publication Date: November 2017
Page(s): 773–794.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12314
Authored By: Adiël A. Klompmaker, Roger W. Portell, and Michael G. Frick

Article: Feeding behaviour of a new worm (Priapulida) from the Sirius Passet Lagerstätte (Cambrian Series 2, Stage 3) of North Greenland (Laurentia)

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 6
Publication Date: November 2017
Page(s): 795–805.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12316
Authored By: John S. Peel

Article: The effect of bioturbation by polychaetes (Opheliidae) on benthic foraminiferal assemblages and test preservation

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 6
Publication Date: November 2017
Page(s): 807–827.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12317
Authored By: José N. Pérez‐Asensio, Julio Aguirre, and Francisco J. Rodríguez‐Tovar

Article: Evolutionary origins of teeth in jawed vertebrates: conflicting data from acanthothoracid dental plates (‘Placodermi’)

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 6
Publication Date: November 2017
Page(s): 829–836.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12318
Authored By: Moya Meredith Smith, Brett Clark, Daniel Goujet, and Zerina Johanson

Article: Eocene Pachynolophinae (Perissodactyla, Palaeotheriidae) from China, and their palaeobiogeographical implications

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 6
Publication Date: November 2017
Page(s): 837–852.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12319
Authored By: Bin Bai

Article: Anatomy and affinities of a new 535‐million‐year‐old medusozoan from the Kuanchuanpu Formation, South China

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 6
Publication Date: November 2017
Page(s): 853–867.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12320
Authored By: Xing Wang, Jian Han, Jean Vannier, Qiang Ou, Xiaoguang Yang, Kentaro Uesugi, Osamu Sasaki, and Tsuyoshi Komiya

Article: Late Mesoproterozoic – early Neoproterozoic organic‐walled microfossils from the Madhubani Group of the Ganga Valley, northern India

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 6
Publication Date: November 2017
Page(s): 869–891.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12323
Authored By: Qing Tang, Nigel C. Hughes, N. Ryan McKenzie, Paul M. Myrow, and Shuhai Xiao

Article: New crinoids from the Baltic region (Estonia): fossil tip‐dating phylogenetics constrains the origin and Ordovician–Silurian diversification of the Flexibilia (Echinodermata)

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 6
Publication Date: November 2017
Page(s): 893–910.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12324
Authored By: David F. Wright, and Ursula Toom

Article: Comments on: Periodicity in the extinction rate and possible astronomical causes – comment on mass extinctions over the last 500 myr: an astronomical cause? (Erlykin et al.)

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 6
Publication Date: November 2017
Page(s): 911–920.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12322
Authored By: Adrian L. Melott, and Richard K. Bambach

Volume 60 | Part 5

Article: Brachiopods: origin and early history

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 5
Publication Date: September 2017
Page(s): 609–631.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12307
Authored By: David A. T. Harper, Leonid E. Popov, and Lars E. Holmer

Article: δ18O‐derived incubation temperatures of oviraptorosaur eggs

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 5
Publication Date: September 2017
Page(s): 633–647.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12311
Authored By: Romain Amiot, Xu Wang, Shuo Wang, Christophe Lécuyer, Jean‐Michel Mazin, Jinyou Mo, Jean‐Pierre Flandrois, François Fourel, Xiaolin Wang, Xing Xu, Zhijun Zhang, and Zhonghe Zhou

Article: Life in the arena: infaunal gastropods and the late Phanerozoic expansion of marine ecosystems into sand

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 5
Publication Date: September 2017
Page(s): 649–661.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12310
Authored By: Geerat J. Vermeij

Article: Endo‐ and epilithic faunal succession in a Pliocene–Pleistocene cave on Rhodes, Greece: record of a transgression

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 5
Publication Date: September 2017
Page(s): 663–681.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12312
Authored By: Margret Steinthorsdottir, and Eckart Håkansson

Article: Vase‐shaped microfossils from the Tonian Callison Lake Formation of Yukon, Canada: taxonomy, taphonomy and stratigraphic palaeobiology

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 5
Publication Date: September 2017
Page(s): 683–701.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12315
Authored By: Phoebe A. Cohen, Spencer W. Irvine, and Justin V. Strauss

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