Research papers published by the Mesozoic vertebrates research group of the Bayerische Staatssammlung für Paläontologie und Geologie since it was set up in 2004 (publications of temporary members are only considered if they result from their stay in Munich).

Papers published online and in press .

115. Lautenschlager, S. and Rauhut, O.W.M. in press. A revision of Rauisuchus tiradentes (Archosauria: Rauisuchia) from the Late Triassic (Carnian) Santa Maria Formation of Brazil and its implications for rauisuchian phylogeny. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society.

114. Sferco, E., López-Arbarello, A., and Báez, A.M. In press. Anatomical description and taxonomy of †Luisiella feruglioi (Bordas) new combination, a freshwater teleost (Actinopterygii, Teleostei) from the Upper Jurassic of Patagonia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology.

113. Prieto-Márquez, A. and Wagner, J.R. In press. Soft-tissue structures of the nasal vestibular region of saurolophine hadrosaurids (Dinosauria, Ornithopoda) revealed in a "mummified" specimen of Edmontosaurus annectens. In Eberth, D., and Evans, D.C. (eds.). The Hadrosaurs: Proceedings of the International Hadrosaur Symposium at the Royal Tyrrell Museum. Indiana University Press, Bloomington.

112. Dalla Vecchia, F.M., Gaete, R., Riera, V., Oms. O., Prieto-Márquez, A., Vila, B., Garía Selles, A., and Galobart, A. In press. The hadrosauroid record in the Maastrichtian of the eastern Tremp Syncline (northern Spain). In Eberth, D. and Evans, D.C. (eds.). The Hadrosaurs: Proceedings of the International Hadrosaur Symposium at the Royal Tyrrell Museum. Indiana University Press, Bloomington.


111. Langer, M.C., Rincón, A.D., Ramezani, J., Solórzano, A. and Rauhut, O.W.M. 2014. New dinosaur (Theropoda, stem-Averostra) and maximum age (Rhaetian, Late Triassic) for the La Quinta Formation, Venezuelan Andes. Royal Society Open Science 1:140184.

110. López-Arbarello, A., Stockar, R. and Bürgin, T. 2014. Phylogenetic relationships of the Triassic Archaeosemionotus Deecke (Halecomorphi, Ionoscopiformes) from the 'Perledo fauna'. PLoS ONE 9(10): e108665.

109. Rauhut, O.W.M., López-Arbarello, A. and Wörheide, G. 2014. Fossil descriptions: Private collections of fossils are a plus. Nature 512:371.

108. Foth, C., Tischlinger, H. and Rauhut, O.W.M. 2014. New specimen of Archaeopteryx provides insights into the evolution of pennaceous feathers. Nature 511:79-82.

107. López-Arbarello, A. and Schröder, K.M. 2014. The species of Aspidorhynchus Agassiz, 1833 (Neopterygii, Aspidorhynchiformes) from the Jurassic plattenkalks of Southern Germany. Paläontologische Zeitschrift 88: 167-185.

106. Rauhut, O.W.M. 2014. New observations on the skull of Archaeopteryx. Paläontologische Zeitschrift 88: 211-222.

105. Ribeiro, V., Mateus, O., Holwerda, F., Araujo, R., Castanhinha,R. 2014. Two new theropod egg sites from the Late Jurassic Lourinha Formation, Portugal. Historical Biology 26: 206-217.

104. Becerra, M.G., Pol,D., Marsicano, C.A., Rauhut, O.W.M. 2014. The dentition of Manidens condorensis (Ornithischia; Heterodontosuridae) from the Jurassic Cañadón Asfalto Formation of Patagonia: morphology, heterdonty and the use of statistical methods for identifying isolated teeth. Historical Biology 26: 480-492.

103. Prieto-Márquez, A. 2014. Skeletal morphology of Kritosaurus navajovius (Dinosauria: Hadrosauridae) from the Late Cretaceous of the North American Southwest, with an evaluation of the phylogenetic systematics and biogeography of Kritosaurini. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 12(2): 133-175

102. Butler, R.J., Rauhut, O.W.M., Stocker, M.R. and Bronowicz, R. 2014. Redescription of the phytosaurs Paleorhinus ('Francosuchus') angustifrons and Ebrachosuchus neukami from Germany, with implications for Late Triassic biochronology. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 170(1): 155-208.


101. Holwerda, F., Beatty, B.L., Schulp, S. 2013. Dental macro- and microwear in Carinodens belgicus, a small mosasaur from the type Maastrichtian. Netherlands Journal of Geosciences 92: 267-274.

100. Foth, C. and Rauhut, O.W.M. (2013) The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: The Influence of Skull Reconstructions and Intraspecific Variability in Studies of Cranial Morphometrics in Theropods and Basal Saurischians. PLoS ONE 8(8): e72007.

99. Pol, D., Rauhut, O.W.M., Lecuona, A., Leardi, J.M., Xu, X., Clark, J.M. 2013. A new fossil from the Jurassic of Patagonia reveals the early basicranial evolution and the origins of Crocodyliformes. Biological Reviews 88(4): 862-872.

98. Prieto-Márquez, A. and Wagner, J. R. 2013. The ‘unicorn’ dinosaur that wasn’t: a new reconstruction of the crest of Tsintaosaurus and the early evolution of the lambeosaurine crest and rostrum. PLoS ONE 8(11): e82268.

97. Prieto-Márquez, A., Dalla Vecchia, F. M., Galobart, A., and Gaete, R. 2013. Diversity, relationships, and biogeography of the lambeosaurine dinosaurs from the European Archipelago, with description of the new aralosaurin Canardia garonnensis. PLoS ONE 8(7): e69835.

96. Prieto-Márquez, A. 2013. Skeletal morphology of Kritosaurus navajovius (Dinosauria: Hadrosauridae) from the Late Cretaceous of the North American Southwest, with an evaluation of the phylogenetic systematics and biogeography of Kritosaurini. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 12(2): 133-175.

95. Prieto-Márquez, A., Wagner, J.R. 2013. Saurolophus morrisi, a new species of hadrosaurid dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous of the Pacific coast of North America. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 58(2): 255-268.

94. Argañaraz, E., Grellet-Tinner, G., Fiorelli, L.E., Krause, M., and Rauhut, O.W.M. 2013. Huevos de saurópodos del Aptiano-Albiano, Formación Cerro Barcino (Patagonia, Argentina): un enigma paleoambiental y paleobiológico. Ameghiniana 50(1): 33-50.

93. Foth, C., Rauhut, O.W.M. 2013. Macroevolutionary and morphofunctional patterns in theropod skulls: a morphometric approach. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica.

92. López-Arbarello, A., Sferco, E. and Rauhut, O.W.M. 2013. A new genus of coccolepidid fishes (Actinopterygii, Chondrostei) from the continental Jurassic of Patagonia. Palaeontologia electronica 16(1): 7A 23p.

91. Butler, R.J., Yates, A.M., Rauhut, O.W.M. and Foth, C.. 2013. A pathological tail in a basal sauropodomorph dinosaur from South Africa: evidence of traumatic amputation? Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 33(1): 224-228.


90. Prieto-Márquez, A., Serrano Brañas, C.I. 2012. Latirhinus uitstlani, a 'broad-nosed' saurolophine hadrosaurid (Dinosauria, Ornithopoda) from the late Campanian (Cretaceous) of northern Mexico. Historical Biology 24(6): 607-619.

89. Rauhut, O.W.M., Heyng, A.M., López-Arbarello, A. and Hecker, A. 2012. A new rhynchocephalian from the Late Jurassic of Germany with a dentition that is unique amongst tetrapods. PLoS ONE.

88. Rauhut, O.W.M. 2012. A reappraisal of a putative record of abelisauroid theropod dinosaur from the Middle Jurassic of England. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association 123(5): 779-786.

87. Rauhut, O.W.M., Foth, C., Tischlinger, H., Norell, M.A. 2012. Exceptionally preserved juvenile megalosauroid theropod dinosaur with filamentous integument from the Late Jurassic of Germany. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 109: 11746-11751.

86. Pol, D., Rauhut, O.W.M. 2012. A Middle Jurassic abelisaurid from Patagonia and the early diversification of theropod dinosaurs. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 279: 3170-3175.

85. Gates, T.A., Prieto-Márquez, A. and Zanno, L.E. 2012. Mountain building triggered Late Cretaceous North American megaherbivore dinosaur radiation. PLoS ONE 7(8): e42135.

84. López-Arbarello, A. 2012. Phylogenetic Interrelationships of Ginglymodian Fishes (Actinopterygii: Neopterygii). PLoS ONE 7(7): e39370.

83. Lane, J.A., Ebert, M. 2012. Revision of Furo muensteri (Halecomorphi, Ophiopsidae) from the Upper Jurassic of Western Europe, with comments on the genus. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 32(4): 799-819.

82. Prieto-Márquez, A., Chiappe, L., Joshi, S.H. 2012. The lambeosaurine dinosaur Magnapaulia laticaudus from the Late Cretaceous of Baja California, Northwestern Mexico. PLoS ONE 7(6): e38207.

81. Xing Hai, Prieto-Márquez, A.,Hai Schu-Lin, Yu Ting-Xiang. 2012. Re-evaluation and phylogenetic analysis of the hadrosaurine dinosaur Wulagasaurus dongi from the Maastrichtian of northeast China. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 50(2): 160-169.

80. Prieto-Márquez, A., Bolortsetseg, M., Horner, J.R. 2012. A diminutive deinonychosaur (Dinosauria: Theropoda) from the Early Cretaceous of Öösh (Övörkhangai, Mongolia). Alcheringa 36(1): 117-136.

79. Prieto-Márquez, A. 2012. The skull and appendicular skeleton of Gryposaurus latidens, a saurolephine hadrosaurid (Dinosauria: Ornithopoda) from the early Campanian (Cretaceous) of Montana, USA. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 49(3): 510-532.

78. Ramírez-Velasco, A.A., Benammi, M., Prieto-Márquez, A., Alvarado-Ortega, J., Hernández-Rivera, R. 2012. Huehuecanauhtlus tiquichensis, a new hadrosauroid dinosaur (Ornitischia: Ornithopoda) from the Santonian (Late Cretaceous) of Michoacán, Mexico. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 49(2): 379-395.

77. Brusatte, S.L., Butler, R.J., Prieto-Márquez, A., Norell, M.A. 2012. Dinosaur morphological diversity and the end-Cretaceous extinction. Nature Communications 3: 804.

76. Schröder, K.M., López-Arbarello, A., Ebert, M. 2012. Macrosemimimus, gen. nov. (Actinopterygii, Semionotiformes), from the Late Jurassic of Germany, England, and France. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 32(3): 512-529.

75. Buchwitz, M., Foth, C., Kogan, I., Voigt, S. 2012. On the use of osteoderm features for a cladistic approach on the internal relationships of the Chroniosuchia (Tetrapoda: Reptiliomorpha). Palaeontology 55(3): 623-640.

74. Foth, C., Brusatte, S.L., Butler, R.J. 2012. Do different disparity proxies converge on a common signal? Insights from the cranial morphometrics and evolutionary history of Pterosauria (Diapsida: Archosauria). Journal of Evolutionary Biology 25(5): 904-915.

73. Foth, C. 2012. On the identification of feather structures in stem-line representatives of birds: evidence from fossils and actuopalaeontology. Paläontologische Zeitschrift 86: 91-102.


72. Foth, C., Kalbe, J., Kautz, R. 2011. First evidence of Elasmosauridae (Reptilia: Sauropterygia) in an erratic boulder of Campanian age originating from southern Sweden or the adjacent Baltic Sea area. Zitteliana A 51: 285-290.

71. Konwert, M. 2011. Ontogenese und innerartliche Variation von Orthogonikleithrus hoelli (Osteichthyes: Teleostei) aus den overjurassischen Plattenkalken von Ettling (Markt Pförring). Archaeopteryx 29: 31-40.

70. Upchurch, P., Mannion, P.D., Benson, R.B.J., Butler, R.J., Carrano, M.T. 2011. Geological and anthropogenic controls on the sampling of the terrestrial fossil record: a case study from the Dinosauria. Geological Society, London, Special Publication 358: 209-240.

69. Barrett, P.M., Butler, R.J., Twitchett, R.J., Hutt, S. 2011. New material of Valdosaurus canaliculatus (Ornithischia: Ornithopoda) from the Lower Cretaceous of southern England. Special Papers in Palaeontology 86: 131-163.

68. Butler, R.J., Brusatte, S.L., Reich, M., Nesbitt, S.J., Schoch, R.R., Hornung, J.J. 2011. The sail-backed reptile Ctenosauriscus from the latest Early Triassic of Germany and the timing and biogeography of the early archosaur radiation. PLoS ONE 6: e25693.

67. Rauhut, O.W.M. 2011. Theropod dinosaurs from the Late Jurassic of Tendaguru (Tanzania). Special Papers in Palaeontology 86: 195-239.

66. Carballido, J.L., Rauhut, O.W.M., Pol, D., Salgado, L. 2011. Osteology and phylogenetic relationships of Tehuelchesaurus benitezii (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) from the Upper Jurassic of Patagonia. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 163: 605-662.

65. Cerda, I., Desojo, J.B. 2011. Dermal armour histology of aetosaurs (Archosauria: Aetosauria) from the Upper Triassic of Argentina and Brazil. Letahia 44(4): 417-428.

64. Scheyer, T., Desojo, J.B. 2011. Palaeohistology and microanatomy of Rauisuchian osteoderms (Archosauria: Pseudosuchia). Palaeontology 54(6): 1289-1302.

63. Norman, D.B., Crompton, A.W., Butler, R.J., Porro, L.B., Charig, A.C. (2011). The Lower Jurassic ornithischian dinosaur Heterodontosaurus tucki Crompton and Charig, 1962: cranial anatomy, functional morphology, taxonomy and relationships. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 163: 182-276.

62. Benson, R.B.J., Butler, R.J. 2011. Uncovering the true diversification history of marine tetrapods: ecology influences the effect of geological sampling biases. Geological Society, London, Special Publications 358: 191-207.

61. Pol, D., Rauhut, O.W.M., Becerra, M. 2011. A Middle Jurassic heterodontosaurid dinosaur from Patagonia and the evolution of heterodontosaurids. Naturwissenschaften 98: 369-379.

60. Desojo, J.B, Ezcurra, M.A. 2011. Reappraisal of the Taxonomic status of Aetosauroides (Archosauria: Aetosauria) specimens from the Late Triassic of South America and their proposed synonymy with Stagonolepis. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 31(3): 596-609.

59. Desojo, J.B., Ezcurra, M., Schultz, C. 2011. An unusual new archosauriform from the Middle-Late Triassic of southern Brazil and the monophyly of Doswelliidae. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 161: 839-871.

58. Porro, L.B., Butler, R.J., Barrett, P.M., Moore-Fay, S., Abel, R.L. 2011. New heterodontosaurid specimens from the Lower Jurassic of southern Africa and the early ornithischian dinosaur radiation. Earth and Environmental Science Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh 101: 351-366.

57. Rauhut, O.W.M., Fechner, R., Remes, K., Reis, K. 2011. How to get big in the Mesozoic: the evolution of the sauropodomorph body plan. pp. 119-149. In Klein, N., Remes, K. and Sander, P.M. (eds): Biology of the sauropod dinosaurs: understanding the life of giants. Indiana University Press, Bloomington and Indianapolis.

56. Wang, X., Pan, R., Butler, R.J., Barrett, P.M. 2011. The postcranial skeleton of the iguanodontian ornithopod Jinzhousaurus yangi from the Lower Cretaceous Yixian Formation of western Liaoning, China. Earth and Environmental Science Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh 101: 135-159.

55. Barrett, P.M., Butler, R.J., Nesbitt, S.J. 2011. The roles of herbivory and omnivory in early dinosaur evolution. Earth and Environmental Science Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh 101: 383-396.

54. Forey, P.L., López-Arbarello, A., MacLeod, N. 2011. A new specis of Lepidotes (Actinopterygii: Semionotiformes) from the Cenomanian (Upper Cretaceous) of Morocco. Palaeontologia electronica 14(1): 1-12.

53. Butler, R.J., Jin, L., Chen, J., Godefroit, P. 2011. The postcranial osteology and phylogenetic position of the small ornithischian dinosaur Changchunsaurus parvus from the Quantou Formation (Cretaceous: Aptian-Cenomanian) of Jilin Province, northeastern China. Palaeontology 54: 667-683.

52. Brusatte, S.L., Niedźwiedzki, G., Butler, R.J. 2011. Footprints pull origin and diversification of dinosaur stem-lineage deep into Early Triassic. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 278: 1107-1113.

51. López-Arbarello, A., Sferco, E. 2011. New semionotiform (Actinopterygii: Neopterygii) from the Late Jurassic of southern Germany. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 9(2): 197-215.

50. Butler, R.J., Benson, R.B.J., Carrano, M.T., Mannion, P.D., Upchurch, P. 2011. Sea-level, dinosaur diversity, and sampling biases: investigating the  common cause hypothesis in the terrestrial realm. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 278: 1165-1170.

49. Sander, P.M., A. Christian, M. Clauss, R. Fechner, C.T. Gee, E.-M. Griebeler, H.-C. Gunga, J. Hummel, H. Mallison, S.F. Perry, H. Preuschoft, O.W.M. Rauhut, K. Remes, T. Tütken, O. Wings, U. Witzel. 2011. Biology of the Sauropod Dinosaurs: The Evolution of Gigantism. Biological Reviews 86: 117-155.

48. López-Arbarello, A., Sun, Z.-Y., Sferco, E., Tintori, A., Xu, G.-H., Sun, Y.-L., Wu, F.X., Jiang, D.-Y. 2011. New species of Sangiorgioichthys Tintori and Lombardo, 2007 (Neopterygii, Semionotiformes) from the Anisian of Luoping (Yunnan Province, South China). Zootaxa 2749: 25-39.

47. López-Arbarello, A. and Alvarado-Ortega, J. 2011. New semionotiform (Neopterygii) from the Tlayúa Quarry (Early Cretaceous, Albian), Mexico. Zootaxa 2749: 1-24.


46. Andrade, M., Young, M., Desojo, J.B., Brusatte, S. 2010. The evolution of extreme hypercarnivory in Metriorhynchidae (Mesoeucrocodylia: Thalattosuchia): evidence from microscopic denticle morphology and a new tri-faceted Kimmeridgian tooth from Germany. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 30(5): 1451-1465.

45. Brusatte, S., Benton, M.J., Desojo, J.B., Langer, M. 2010. The higher-level phylogeny of Archosauria (Tetrapoda: Diapsida). Journal of Systematic Paleontology 8(1): 3-47.

44. Jin, L., Chen, J., Zan, S., Butler, R.J., Godefroit, P. 2010. Cranial anatomy of the small ornithischian dinosaur Changchunsaurus parvus from the Quantou Formation (Cretaceous: Aptian Cenomanian) of Jilin Province, northeastern China. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 30: 196-214.

43. Butler, R.J., Barrett, P.M., Kenrick, P., Penn, M.G. 2010. Testing coevolutionary hypotheses over geological timescales: interactions between Cretaceous dinosaurs and plants. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 100: 1-15.

42. Brusatte, S.L., Nesbitt, S.J., Irmis, R.B., Butler, R.J., Benton, M.J., Norell, M.A. 2010. The origin and early radiation of dinosaurs. Earth-Science Reviews 101: 68-100.

41. Butler, R.J. 2010. The anatomy of the basal ornithischian dinosaur Eocursor parvus from the lower Elliot Formation (Late Triassic) of South Africa. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society160: 648-684.

40. Benson, R.B.J., Butler, R. J., Lindgren, J., Smith, A.S. 2010. Palaeodiversity of Mesozoic marine reptiles: mass extinctions and temporal heterogeneity in geologic megabiases affecting vertebrates. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 277: 829-834.

39. Butler, R.J., Galton, P.M., Porro, L.B., Chiappe, L.M., Henderson, D.M., Erickson, G.M. 2010. Lower limits of ornithischian dinosaur body size inferred from a new Upper Jurassic heterodontosaurid from North America. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 277: 375-381.

38. Hübner, T.R., Rauhut, O.W.M. 2010. A juvenile skull of Dysalotosaurus lettowvorbecki (Ornithischia: Iguanodontia) and implications for cranial ontogeny, phylogeny and taxonomy in ornithopod dinosaurs. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 160(2): 366-396.

37. Ösi, A., Butler, R.J., Weishampel, D.B. 2010. A Late Cretaceous ceratopsian dinosaur from Europe with Asian affinities. Nature 465: 466-468.

36. Hone, D.W.E., Rauhut, O.W.M. 2010. Feeding behaviour and bone utilisation by theropod dinosaurs. Lethaia 43(2): 232-244.

35. Rauhut, O.W.M., Milner, A.C., Moore-Fay, S. 2010. Cranial osteology and phylogenetic position of the theropod dinosaur Proceratosaurus bradleyi (Woodward, 1910) from the Middle Jurassic of England. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 158(1): 155-195.

34. López-Arbarello, A., Rauhut, O.W.M., Cerdeño, E. 2010. The Triassic fish fauna of the Cuyana Basin, Western Argentina. Palaeontology 53(2): 249-276.


33. Erickson, G.M., Rauhut, O.W.M., Zhou, Z., Turner, A.H., Inouye, B.D., Hu, D., Norell, M.A. 2009. Was Dinosaurian Physiology Inherited by Birds? Reconciling Slow Growth in Archaeopteryx. PLoS One 4(10): e7390.

32. Rauhut, O.W.M., López-Arbarello, A. 2009. Considerations on the age of the Tiouaren Formation (Iullemmeden Basin, Niger, Africa): Implications for Gondwanan Mesozoic terrestrial vertebrate faunas. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 271: 259-267.


31. López-Arbarello, A., Rauhut, O.W.M., Moser, K. 2008. Jurassic fishes of Gondwana. Revista de la Asociación Geológica Argentina 63(4): 586-612.

30. Rauhut, O.W.M., López-Arbarello, A. 2008. Archosaur evolution during the Jurassic: a southern perspective. Revista de la Asociación Geológica Argentina 63(4): 557-585.

29. Volkheimer, W., Rauhut, O.W.M., Quattrocchio, M.E., Martinez, M.A. 2008. Jurassic paleoclimates in Argentina, a review. Revista de la Asociación Geológica Argentina 63(4): 547- 554.

28. López-Arbarello, A., A.M. Zavattieri 2008. Systematic revision of Pseudobeaconia Bordas, 1944, and Mendocinichthys (Bordas, 1944) (Actinopterygii: Perleidiformes; Triassic, Argentina)". Palaeontology 51(5): 1025-1052.

27. López-Arbarello, A. 2008. Revision of Semionotus bergeri Agassiz, 1833 (Upper Triassic, Germany), with comments on the taxonomic status of Semionotus (Actinopterygii, Semionotiformes). Palaeontologische Zeitschrift 82(1): 40-54.

26. Schwarz, D., R. Fechner. 2008. The first dentary of Lisboasaurus (Crocodylomorpha, ?Mesoeucrocodylia) from the Lower Cretaceous (Barremian) of Uña, Cuenca Province, Spain. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 28(1): 264-268.


25. López-Arbarello, A., L. Codorniú 2007. Semionotids (Neopterygii, Semionotiformes) from the Lower Cretaceous Lagarcito Formation, San Luis Province, Argentina. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 27(4): 811-826.

24. Rauhut, O.W.M. 2007. A fragmentary theropod skull from the Middle Jurassic of Patagonia. Ameghiniana 44(2): 479-483.

23. Remes, K. 2007. Revision von "Barosaurus" africanus: Die Diplodociden vom Tendaguru. Sitzungsberichte der Gesellschaft naturforschender Freunde zu Berlin, (N.F.) 45, 55-64.

22. Hone, D.W.E. 2007. Supertree and supermatrix resolution of the Archosauromorpha. Hallesches Jahrbuch für Geowissenschaften 2007, 32: 57-62.

21. Hone, D.W.E., M. J. Benton 2007. Cope's Rule in the Pterosauria and differing perceptions of Cope s Rule at different taxonomic levels. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 20: 1164-1170.

20. Hone, D.W.E., M. J. Benton 2007. An evaluation of the phylogenetic relationships of the pterosaurs to the archosauromorph reptiles. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 5: 465-469.

19. Rauhut, O.W.M. 2007. The myth of the conservative character: braincase characters in theropod phylogenies. Hallesches Jahrbuch für Geowissenschaften, Beiheft 23: 51-54.

18. Remes, K. 2007. A second Gondwanan diplodocid dinosaur (Sauropoda, Diplodocoidea) from the Upper Jurassic Tendaguru Beds of Tanzania, East Africa. Palaeontology, 50(3): 653-667.


17. López-Arbarello, A., R. Rogers, P. Puerta 2006. Freshwater actinopterygians of the Los Rastros Formation (Triassic), Bermejo Basin, Argentina. Fossil Record 9(2): 238-258.

16. Rauhut, O.W.M. 2006. A brachiosaurid sauropod from the Late Jurassic Cañadón Calcáreo Formation of Chubut, Argentina. Fossil Record 9: 226-237.

15. Remes, K. 2006. Revision of the Tendaguru sauropod Tornieria africana (Fraas) and its relevance for sauropod paleobiogeography. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 26(3): 651-669.


14. Martin, T., O.W.M. Rauhut. 2005. Mandibular anatomy of Asfaltomylos patagonicus (Australosphenida, Mammalia) and its implication for the evolution of the tribosphenic dentition. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 25: 414-425.

13. Rauhut, O.W.M. 2005. Postcranial remains of 'coelurosaurs' (Dinosauria, Theropoda) from the Late Jurassic of Tanzania. Geological Magazin 142: 97-107.

12. Rauhut, O.W.M. 2005. Osteology and relationships of a new theropod dinosaur from the Middle Jurassic of Patagonia. Palaeontology 48: 87-110.

11. Rauhut, O.W.M., R. Fechner 2005. Early development of the facial region in a non-avian theropod dinosaur. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B 272: 1179-1183.

10. Rauhut, O.W.M., K. Remes, R. Fechner, G. Cladera, P. Puerta 2005. Discovery of a short-necked sauropod dinosaur from the Late Jurassic of Patagonia. Nature 435: 670-672.

9. Rauhut, O.W.M., X. Xu. 2005. The small theropod dinosaurs Tugulusaurus and Phaedrolosaurus from the Early Cretaceous of Xinjiang, China. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 25: 107-118.


8. Arratia, G., A. López-Arbarello, G.V.R. Prasad, V. Parnar, J. Kriwet, 2004. Late Cretaceous-Paleocene percomorphs (Teleostei) from India - Early radiation of Perciformes.  In: Arratia, G., Wilson, M. V. H., & Cloutier, R. (eds.) Recent Advances in the Origin and Early Radiation of Vertebrates: pp. 635-663, 18 figs.; Verlag Dr. Friedrich Pfeil, München, Germany.

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