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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 59

Volume 59 | Part 5

Article: Allometry in Anisian (Middle Triassic) segminiplanate conodonts and its implications for conodont taxonomy

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 5
Publication Date: September 2016
Page(s): 725–741.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12253
Authored By: Yanlong Chen, Thomas A. Neubauer, Leopold Krystyn, and Sylvain Richoz

Article: Ancient animal migration: a case study of eyeless, dimorphic Devonian trilobites from Poland

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 5
Publication Date: September 2016
Page(s): 743–751.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12252
Authored By: Błażej Błażejowski, Carlton E. Brett, Adrian Kin, Andrzej Radwański, and Michał Gruszczyński

Volume 59 | Part 4

Article: Competition between encrusters on marine hard substrates and its fossil record

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2016
Page(s): 481–497.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12239
Authored By: Paul D. Taylor

Article: Mosaicism in a new Eocene pufferfish highlights rapid morphological innovation near the origin of crown tetraodontiforms

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2016
Page(s): 499–514.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12245
Authored By: Roger A. Close, Zerina Johanson, James C. Tyler, Richard C. Harrington, and Matt Friedman

Article: Systematic description of putative animal fossils from the early Ediacaran Lantian Formation of South China

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2016
Page(s): 515–532.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12242
Authored By: Bin Wan, Xunlai Yuan, Zhe Chen, Chengguo Guan, Ke Pang, Qing Tang, and Shuhai Xiao

Article: On the existence of non‐microbiotherian Australidelphian marsupials (Diprotodontia) in the Eocene of Patagonia

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2016
Page(s): 533–547.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12241
Authored By: Malena Lorente, Laura Chornogubsky, and Francisco J. Goin

Article: An early Cambrian chelicerate from the Emu Bay Shale, South Australia

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2016
Page(s): 549–562.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12243
Authored By: James B. Jago, Diego C. García‐Bellido, and James G. Gehling

Article: Neogene sloth assemblages (Mammalia, Pilosa) of the Cocinetas Basin (La Guajira, Colombia): implications for the Great American Biotic Interchange

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2016
Page(s): 563–582.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12244
Authored By: Eli Amson, Juan D. Carrillo, and Carlos Jaramillo

Article: Decaying in different clays: implications for soft‐tissue preservation

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2016
Page(s): 583–595.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12246
Authored By: Elena Naimark, Maria Kalinina, Alexander Shokurov, Natalia Boeva, Alexander Markov, and Liubov Zaytseva

Volume 59 | Part 3

Article: Saccoglossus testa from the Mazon Creek fauna (Pennsylvanian of Illinois) and the evolution of acorn worms (Enteropneusta: Hemichordata)

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2016
Page(s): 329–336.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12235
Authored By: Christopher B. Cameron

Article: Fossilization of melanosomes via sulfurization

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2016
Page(s): 337–350.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12238
Authored By: Maria E. McNamara, Bart E. Dongen, Nick P. Lockyer, Ian D. Bull, and Patrick J. Orr

Article: Endothermic mosasaurs? Possible thermoregulation of Late Cretaceous mosasaurs (Reptilia, Squamata) indicated by stable oxygen isotopes in fossil bioapatite in comparison with coeval marine fish and pelagic seabirds

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2016
Page(s): 351–363.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12240
Authored By: T. Lynn Harrell, Alberto Pérez‐Huerta, and Celina A. Suarez

Article: Fourier transform infrared characterization of the Middle Devonian non‐vascular plant Spongiophyton

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2016
Page(s): 365–386.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12230
Authored By: Willian M. K. Matsumura, Naira M. Balzaretti, and Roberto Iannuzzi

Article: Developmental biology of the early Cambrian cnidarian Olivooides

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2016
Page(s): 387–407.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12231
Authored By: Xi‐Ping Dong, Kelly Vargas, John A. Cunningham, Huaqiao Zhang, Teng Liu, Fang Chen, Jianbo Liu, Stefan Bengtson, and Philip C. J. Donoghue

Article: Imbricate radial sculpture: a convergent feature within externally shelled cephalopods

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2016
Page(s): 409–421.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12233
Authored By: Gregor Radtke, and Helmut Keupp

Article: Trophic niche ontogeny and palaeoecology of early Toarcian Stenopterygius (Reptilia: Ichthyosauria)

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2016
Page(s): 423–431.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12232
Authored By: Daniel G. Dick, Günter Schweigert, and Erin E. Maxwell

Article: A new Upper Cretaceous titanosaur nesting site from La Rioja (NW Argentina), with implications for titanosaur nesting strategies

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2016
Page(s): 433–446.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12234
Authored By: E. Martín Hechenleitner, Lucas E. Fiorelli, Gerald Grellet‐Tinner, Léa Leuzinger, Giorgio Basilici, Jeremías R. A. Taborda, Sergio R. Vega, and Carlos A. Bustamante

Article: Implied weighting and its utility in palaeontological datasets: a study using modelled phylogenetic matrices

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2016
Page(s): 447–462.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12236
Authored By: Curtis R. Congreve, and James C. Lamsdell

Article: Unveiling biases in soft‐tissue phosphatization: extensive preservation of musculature in the Cretaceous (Cenomanian) polychaete Rollinschaeta myoplena (Annelida: Amphinomidae)

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 3
Publication Date: May 2016
Page(s): 463–479.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12237
Authored By: Paul Wilson, Luke A. Parry, Jakob Vinther, and Gregory D. Edgecombe

Volume 59 | Part 2

Article: Biomineral electron backscatter diffraction for palaeontology

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 2
Publication Date: March 2016
Page(s): 171–179.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12222
Authored By: Maggie Cusack

Article: Horseshoe crab phylogeny and independent colonizations of fresh water: ecological invasion as a driver for morphological innovation

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 2
Publication Date: March 2016
Page(s): 181–194.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12220
Authored By: James C. Lamsdell

Article: Skeletal adaptations and phylogeny of the oldest mole Eotalpa (Talpidae, Lipotyphla, Mammalia) from the UK Eocene: the beginning of fossoriality in moles

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 2
Publication Date: March 2016
Page(s): 195–216.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12221
Authored By: Jerry J. Hooker

Article: A new method for estimating locomotion type in large ground birds

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 2
Publication Date: March 2016
Page(s): 217–223.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12224
Authored By: Delphine Angst, Eric Buffetaut, Christophe Lecuyer, and Romain Amiot

Article: Preservational bias controls the fossil record of pterosaurs

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 2
Publication Date: March 2016
Page(s): 225–247.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12225
Authored By: Christopher D. Dean, Philip D. Mannion, and Richard J. Butler

Article: Comparable disparity in the appendicular skeleton across the fish–tetrapod transition, and the morphological gap between fish and tetrapod postcrania

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 59
Part: 2
Publication Date: March 2016
Page(s): 249–267.
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12227
Authored By: Marcello Ruta, and Matthew A. Wills

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