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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.

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Volume 63

Volume 63 | Part 5

Article: Cover Image

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 5
Publication Date: September 2020
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12510
Authored By: n/a

Article: Potential evolutionary trade‐off between feeding and stability in Cambrian cinctan echinoderms

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 5
Publication Date: September 2020
Page(s): 689–701.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12495
Authored By: Imran A. Rahman, James O'Shea, Stephan Lautenschlager, and Samuel Zamora

Article: Multibody dynamics analysis (MDA) as a numerical modelling tool to reconstruct the function and palaeobiology of extinct organisms

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 5
Publication Date: September 2020
Page(s): 703–715.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12501
Authored By: Stephan Lautenschlager

Article: Categorical versus geometric morphometric approaches to characterizing the evolution of morphological disparity in Osteostraci (Vertebrata, stem Gnathostomata)

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 5
Publication Date: September 2020
Page(s): 717–732.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12482
Authored By: Humberto G. Ferrón, Jenny M. Greenwood, Bradley Deline, Carlos Martínez‐Pérez, Héctor Botella, Robert S. Sansom, Marcello Ruta, and Philip C. J. Donoghue

Article: Cochleatina: an enigmatic Ediacaran–Cambrian survivor among small carbonaceous fossils (SCFs)

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 5
Publication Date: September 2020
Page(s): 733–752.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12484
Authored By: Ben J. Slater, Thomas H. P. Harvey, Andrey Bekker, and Nicholas J. Butterfield

Article: Tracing the patterns of non‐marine turtle richness from the Triassic to the Palaeogene: from origin to global spread

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 5
Publication Date: September 2020
Page(s): 753–774.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12486
Authored By: Terri J. Cleary, Roger B. J. Benson, Patricia A. Holroyd, and Paul M. Barrett

Article: An intermediate type of medusa from the early Cambrian Kuanchuanpu Formation, South China

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 5
Publication Date: September 2020
Page(s): 775–789.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12483
Authored By: Xing Wang, Jean Vannier, Xiaoguang Yang, Shin Kubota, Qiang Ou, Xiaoyong Yao, Kentaro Uesugi, Osamu Sasaki, Tsuyoshi Komiya, and Jian Han

Article: Evolutionary stasis, ecophenotypy and environmental controls on ammonite morphology in the Late Cretaceous (Maastrichtian) Western Interior Seaway, USA

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 5
Publication Date: September 2020
Page(s): 791–806.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12488
Authored By: James D. Witts, Neil H. Landman, Melanie J. Hopkins, and Corinne E. Myers

Article: Patterns of intraspecific variation through ontogeny: a case study of the Cretaceous nautilid Eutrephoceras dekayi and modern Nautilus pompilius

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 5
Publication Date: September 2020
Page(s): 807–820.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12490
Authored By: Amane Tajika, Neil H. Landman, Naoki Morimoto, Kenji Ikuno, and Tom Linn

Article: Ediacaran macroalgal holdfasts and their evolution: a case study from China

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 5
Publication Date: September 2020
Page(s): 821–840.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12485
Authored By: Ye Wang, Yue Wang, Feng Tang, and Mingsheng Zhao

Article: Chemical preservation of tail feathers from Anchiornis huxleyi, a theropod dinosaur from the Tiaojishan Formation (Upper Jurassic, China)

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 5
Publication Date: September 2020
Page(s): 841–863.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12494
Authored By: Aude Cincotta, Thanh Thuy Nguyen Tu, Julien L. Colaux, Guy Terwagne, Sylvie Derenne, Pascal Godefroit, Robert Carleer, Christelle Anquetil, and Johan Yans

Volume 63 | Part 4

Article: Homology of posterior interray plates in crinoids: a review and new perspectives from phylogenetics, the fossil record and development

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2020
Page(s): 525–545.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12475
Authored By: William I. Ausich, David F. Wright, Selina R. Cole, and George D. Sevastopulo

Article: Dietary adaptations and palaeoecology of Lophialetidae (Mammalia, Tapiroidea) from the Eocene of the Erlian Basin, China: combined evidence from mesowear and stable isotope analyses

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2020
Page(s): 547–564.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12471
Authored By: Yanxin Gong, Yuanqing Wang, Yang Wang, Fangyuan Mao, Bin Bai, Haibing Wang, Qian Li, Xun Jin, Xu Wang, and Jin Meng

Article: Experimental investigation of insect deposition in lentic environments and implications for formation of Konservat Lagerstätten

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2020
Page(s): 565–578.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12472
Authored By: Qingyi Tian, Shengyu Wang, Zixiao Yang, Maria E. McNamara, Michael J. Benton, and Baoyu Jiang

Volume 63 | Part 3

Article: The impact of the Pull of the Recent on extant elasmobranchs

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2020
Page(s): 369–374.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12478
Authored By: Catalina Pimiento, and Michael J. Benton

Article: The origin of the turtle body plan: evidence from fossils and embryos

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2020
Page(s): 375–393.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12460
Authored By: Rainer R. Schoch, and Hans‐Dieter Sues

Article: Exceptional preservation requires fast biodegradation: thylacocephalan specimens from La Voulte‐sur‐Rhône (Callovian, Jurassic, France)

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2020
Page(s): 395–413.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12456
Authored By: Clément Jauvion, Sylvain Bernard, Pierre Gueriau, Cristian Mocuta, Sylvain Pont, Karim Benzerara, and Sylvain Charbonnier

Article: Biotic and abiotic factors driving the diversification dynamics of Crocodylia

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2020
Page(s): 415–429.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12459
Authored By: Andrés Solórzano, Mónica Núñez‐Flores, Oscar Inostroza‐Michael, and Cristián E. Hernández

Article: Periodic shell decollation as an ecology‐driven strategy in the early Cambrian Cupitheca

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2020
Page(s): 431–442.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12463
Authored By: Haijing Sun, Zongjun Yin, Guoxiang Li, Fangchen Zhao, Han Zeng, and Maoyan Zhu

Article: Unravelling the distinctive craniomandibular morphology of the Plio‐Pleistocene Eumysops in the evolutionary setting of South American octodontoid rodents (Hystricomorpha)

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2020
Page(s): 443–458.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12464
Authored By: A. Itatí Olivares, Alicia Álvarez, Diego H. Verzi, S. Ivan Perez, and Nahuel A. De Santi

Article: Knee function through finite element analysis and the role of Miocene hominoids in our understanding of the origin of antipronograde behaviours: the Pierolapithecus catalaunicus patella as a case study

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2020
Page(s): 459–475.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12466
Authored By: Marta Pina, Daniel DeMiguel, Francesc Puigvert, Jordi Marcé‐Nogué, and Salvador Moyà‐Solà

Article: Is Cyclocardia (Conrad) a wastebasket taxon? Exploring the phylogeny of the most diverse genus of the Carditidae (Archiheterodonta, Bivalvia)

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2020
Page(s): 477–495.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12467
Authored By: Damián E. Pérez, and Luciana M. Giachetti

Article: A large testudinid with African affinities in the post‐Messinian (lower Pliocene) record of south‐eastern Spain

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2020
Page(s): 497–512.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12468
Authored By: Adán Pérez‐García, Evangelos Vlachos, and Xabier Murelaga

Article: Fullerene‐like structures of Cretaceous crinoids reveal topologically limited skeletal possibilities

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2020
Page(s): 513–524.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12474
Authored By: Jennifer F. Hoyal Cuthill, and Aaron W. Hunter

Volume 63 | Part 2

Article: Three‐dimensional soft tissue preservation revealed in the skin of a non‐avian dinosaur

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 63
Part: 2
Publication Date: March 2020
Page(s): 185–193.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12470
Authored By: Matteo Fabbri, Jasmina Wiemann, Fabio Manucci, and Derek E. G. Briggs

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