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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 60

Volume 60 | Part 4

Article: Computational fluid dynamics as a tool for testing functional and ecological hypotheses in fossil taxa

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2017
Page(s): 451–459.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12295
Authored By: Imran A. Rahman

Article: Carnivoran resource and habitat use in the context of a Late Miocene faunal turnover episode

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2017
Page(s): 461–483.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12296
Authored By: Laura Domingo, M. Soledad Domingo, Paul L. Koch, Jorge Morales, and M. Teresa Alberdi

Article: Non‐traditional isotope perspectives in vertebrate palaeobiology

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2017
Page(s): 485–502.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12300
Authored By: Jeremy E. Martin, Theo Tacail, and Vincent Balter

Article: Observations of the structural changes that occur during charcoalification: implications for identifying charcoal in the fossil record

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2017
Page(s): 503–510.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12304
Authored By: Victoria A. Hudspith, and Claire M. Belcher

Article: A new scyphozoan from the Cambrian Fortunian Stage of South China

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2017
Page(s): 511–518.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12306
Authored By: Yunhuan Liu, Tiequan Shao, Huaqiao Zhang, Qi Wang, Yanan Zhang, Cheng Chen, Yongchun Liang, and Jiaqi Xue

Article: Climate and sea‐level changes across a shallow marine Cretaceous–Palaeogene boundary succession in Patagonia, Argentina

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2017
Page(s): 519–534.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12297
Authored By: Johan Vellekoop, Femke Holwerda, Mercedes B. Prámparo, Veronica Willmott, Stefan Schouten, Nestor R. Cúneo, Roberto A. Scasso, and Henk Brinkhuis

Article: Protracted growth impedes the detection of sexual dimorphism in non‐avian dinosaurs

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2017
Page(s): 535–545.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12298
Authored By: David W. E. Hone, and Jordan C. Mallon

Article: Low fossilization potential of keratin protein revealed by experimental taphonomy

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2017
Page(s): 547–556.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12299
Authored By: Evan T. Saitta, Chris Rogers, Richard A. Brooker, Geoffrey D. Abbott, Sumit Kumar, Shane S. O'Reilly, Paul Donohoe, Suryendu Dutta, Roger E. Summons, and Jakob Vinther

Article: Trilobite ‘pelotons’: possible hydrodynamic drag effects between leading and following trilobites in trilobite queues

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2017
Page(s): 557–569.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12301
Authored By: Hugh Trenchard, Carlton E. Brett, and Matjaž Perc

Article: A new gomphodont cynodont (Traversodontidae) from the Middle–Late Triassic Dinodontosaurus Assemblage Zone of the Santa Maria Supersequence, Brazil

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2017
Page(s): 571–582.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12302
Authored By: Tomaz P. Melo, Agustín G. Martinelli, and Marina B. Soares

Article: Early Middle Ordovician scolecodonts from north‐western Argentina and the emergence of labidognath polychaete jaw apparatuses

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2017
Page(s): 583–593.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12303
Authored By: Olle Hints, Petra Tonarová, Mats E. Eriksson, Claudia V. Rubinstein, and G. Susana de la Puente

Article: Testing hypotheses of element loss and instability in the apparatus composition of complex conodonts: articulated skeletons of Hindeodus

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2017
Page(s): 595–608.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12305
Authored By: Muhui Zhang, Haishui Jiang, Mark A. Purnell, and Xulong Lai

Volume 60 | Part 3

Article: How well does a part represent the whole? A comparison of cranidial shape evolution with exoskeletal character evolution in the trilobite family Pterocephaliidae

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2017
Page(s): 309–318.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12287
Authored By: Melanie J. Hopkins

Article: Macroevolutionary patterns in Rhynchocephalia: is the tuatara (Sphenodon punctatus) a living fossil?

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2017
Page(s): 319–328.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12284
Authored By: Jorge A. Herrera‐Flores, Thomas L. Stubbs, and Michael J. Benton

Article: Functional anatomy of the cervical region in the late Miocene amphicyonid Magericyon anceps (Carnivora, Amphicyonidae): implications for its feeding behaviour

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2017
Page(s): 329–347.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12286
Authored By: Gema Siliceo, Manuel J. Salesa, Mauricio Antón, Stéphane Peigné, and Jorge Morales

Article: Biostratigraphy and geometric morphometrics of conchostracans (Crustacea, Branchiopoda) from the Late Triassic fissure deposits of Cromhall Quarry, UK

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2017
Page(s): 349–374.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12288
Authored By: Jacob D. Morton, David I. Whiteside, Manja Hethke, and Michael J. Benton

Article: Functional niche partitioning in Therizinosauria provides new insights into the evolution of theropod herbivory

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2017
Page(s): 375–387.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12289
Authored By: Stephan Lautenschlager

Article: Fossilization processes of graptolites: insights from the experimental decay of Rhabdopleura sp. (Pterobranchia)

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2017
Page(s): 389–400.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12290
Authored By: Elena Beli, Stefano Piraino, and Christopher B. Cameron

Article: A new phylogeny of Stegosauria (Dinosauria, Ornithischia)

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2017
Page(s): 401–408.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12291
Authored By: Thomas J. Raven, and Susannah C. R. Maidment

Article: On the purported presence of fossilized collagen fibres in an ichthyosaur and a theropod dinosaur

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2017
Page(s): 409–422.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12292
Authored By: Fiann M. Smithwick, Gerald Mayr, Evan T. Saitta, Michael J. Benton, and Jakob Vinther

Article: Modelling enrolment in Cambrian trilobites

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2017
Page(s): 423–432.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12294
Authored By: Jorge Esteve, Pedro Rubio, Samuel Zamora, and Imran A. Rahman

Article: The first species of Hapalodectes (Mesonychia, Mammalia) from the middle Paleocene of China (Qianshan Basin, Anhui Province) sheds light on the initial radiation of hapalodectids

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2017
Page(s): 433–449.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12293
Authored By: Floréal Solé, Eric De Bast, Jian Yang, Cheng‐Sen Li, and Thierry Smith

Volume 60 | Part 2

Article: The oldest marine vertebrate fossil from the volcanic island of Iceland: a partial right whale skull from the high latitude Pliocene Tjörnes Formation

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 2
Publication Date: March 2017
Page(s): 141–148.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12275
Authored By: Daniel J. Field, Robert Boessenecker, Rachel A. Racicot, Lovísa Ásbjörnsdóttir, Kristján Jónasson, Allison Y. Hsiang, Adam D. Behlke, and Jakob Vinther

Article: The ‘Tully Monster’ is not a vertebrate: characters, convergence and taphonomy in Palaeozoic problematic animals

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 2
Publication Date: March 2017
Page(s): 149–157.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12282
Authored By: Lauren Sallan, Sam Giles, Robert S. Sansom, John T. Clarke, Zerina Johanson, Ivan J. Sansom, and Philippe Janvier

Article: Mass extinctions over the last 500 myr: an astronomical cause?

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 60
Part: 2
Publication Date: March 2017
Page(s): 159–167.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12283
Authored By: Anatoly D. Erlykin, David A. T. Harper, Terry Sloan, and Arnold W. Wolfendale

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