2014 articles

Fish; Agnatha, Thelodonti, Placoderm, Acanthodians, Chondrichthyes, Fish, Crossopterygians, Lungfish, Coelocanths, Fish Ichnology, Fish burrows, Fish Coprolites

Amphibians; Temnospondyli ("Labyrinthodons", Early Amphibians), Reptilosauromorph, Lepospondyli, Amphibians

Reptilia; Lower Reptiles (“Anapsids”), Turtles, Diapsida (Lower Lepidosauromorphs), Lizards and snakes, Sphenodonts, Ichthyosaurs, Sauropterygians and Placodontians, Lower Archosauromorpha, “Thecodontia, Pseudosuchia", Crocodilia (Mesosuchia, Eusuchia), Pterosaurs

Dinosaurs; Dinosauromorpha Theropoda, Sauropodomorpha (Sauropoda, Prosauropoda), Ornithischia, Armored dinosaurs, Dinosaurs in general, Aves (Mesozoic)

Synapsids; Pelycosaurs, Theriodontia, Deinocephalia, Mammals (Mesozoic)

Eggs, Ichnology, Palaeopathologies, Gastroliths, Stomach contents, Coprolites,Cannibalism, Regurgitalite, Fire (Mesozoic, Paleozoic), Beetle Borrings, Toothmarks, Histology, Soft tissue, Bonebed, Taphonomy, Burrows, DNA (and Blood), (suppose) Tertiary Dinosaurs, Venomous, Extinction

Integuments; Feathers, Skin, Hair

Interesting articles


Agnatha

Genus: Nova (2)

Glabrapelta SCOTT & WILSON, 2014
Superciliaspi SCOTT & WILSON, 2014

Species: Nova (3)

Glabrapelta cristata SCOTT & WILSON, 2014
Glabrapelta minima SCOTT & WILSON, 2014
Superciliaspis gabrielesi SCOTT & WILSON, 2014

Chang, M.-m., Wu, F., Miao, D., and Zhang, J., 2014, Discovery of fossil lamprey larva from the Lower Cretaceous reveals its three-phased life cycle: Proceedings of the Nataional Academy of Science, early edition, 5pp.

Donghue, P. C. J., and Keating, J. N., 2014, Early Vertebrate evolution: Palaeontology, v. 57, part 5, p. 879-893.

Liu, Y.-H., Gai, Z.-K., and Zhu, M., 2014, The discussion on some problems in galeaspids (Agnatha): Vertebrata PalAsiatica, v. 52, n. 4, p. 1-7.

Scott, B. R., and Wilson, M. V. H,. 2014, The Superciliaspididae, a new family of Early Devonian Osteostraci (jawless vertebrates) from northern Canada, with two new genera and theree new species: Journal of Systematic Palaeonltology, published online, 21pp. (Superciliaspis gabrielesi, Glabrapelta cristata, Glabrapelta minima)


Thelodonti

Trinajstic, K., Roelofs, B., Burrow, C. J., Long, J. A., and Turner, S., 2014, Devonian vertebrates from the Canning and Carnavron basins with an overview of Paleozoic vertebrates of Western Australia: Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia, v. 97, p. 133-151.


Placoderm

Trinajstic, K., Roelofs, B., Burrow, C. J., Long, J. A., and Turner, S., 2014, Devonian vertebrates from the Canning and Carnavron basins with an overview of Paleozoic vertebrates of Western Australia: Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia, v. 97, p. 133-151.


Acanthodians

Genus: Nova (1)

Nerepisacanthus BURROW & RUDKIN, 2014

Species: Nova (1)

Nerepisacanthus denisoni BURROW & RUDKIN, 2014

Burrow, C. J., and Rudkin, D., 2014, Oldest near-complete acanthodian: the first vertebrate from the Silurian Bertie Formation Konservat-Lagerstatte, Ontario: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 8, 7 pp. (Nerepisacanthus denisoni) Link to pdf

Trinajstic, K., Roelofs, B., Burrow, C. J., Long, J. A., and Turner, S., 2014, Devonian vertebrates from the Canning and Carnavron basins with an overview of Paleozoic vertebrates of Western Australia: Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia, v. 97, p. 133-151.


Chondrichthyes

Genus: Nova (1)

Acanthorhachis MARTILL, DEL STROTHER, & GALLIEN, 2014

Ozarcus PRADEL, MAISEY, TAFFOREAU, MAPES & MALLATT, 2014

Species: Nova (6)

Acrodus kalsinensis CUNY, LIARD, DEESRI, LIARD, KHAMHA, & SUTEETHORN, 2014
Cantioscyllium grandis CICIMURI, CIAMPAGLIO, & RUNYON, 2014
Lonchidion paramilloensis JOHNS, ALBANESI & VOLDMAN, 2014
Lonchidion cristatum CICIMURI, CIAMPAGLIO, & RUNYON, 2014
Meristodonoides multiplicatus CICIMURI, CIAMPAGLIO, & RUNYON, 2014
Ozarcus mapesae PRADEL, MAISEY, TAFFOREAU, MAPES & MALLATT, 2014

Synonymous: Nova (1)

Acanthorhachis spinatus (BOLTON, 1896) MARTILL, DEL STROTHER, & GALLIEN, 2014
= Listracanthus spinatus BOLTON, 1896

Alvarado-Ortega, Jesus, Barrientos-Lara, J. I., Espinosa-Arrubarrena, L., and Melgarejo-Damian, M. del, P., 2014, Late Jurassic marine vertebrates from Tlaxiaco, OaXaca State, southern Mexico: Palaeontologica Electronica, v. 17, Issue 1;24A;25pp. Link to pdf

Carpenter, D. K., Falcon-Lang, H. J., Benton, M. J,. and Henderson, E., 2014, Carboniferous (Tournaisian) fish assemblages from the Isle of Bute, Scotland: Palaeontology, v. 57, part 6, p. 1215-1240.

Cicimurri, D. J., Ciampaglio, C. N., and Runyon, K. E., 2014, Late Cretaceous elasmobranchs from the Eutaw Formation at Luxapalila Creek, Lowndes County, Mississippi: PalArch's Journal of Vertebrate Palaeontology, v. 11, n. 2, p. 1-36. (Meristodonoides multiplicatus, Lonchidion cristatum, Cantioscyllium grandis) Link to pdf

Cuny, G,. Liard, R., Deesri, U., Liard, T,. Khamha, S,. and Suteethorn, V,. 2014, Shark faunas from the Late Jurassic-Early Cretaceous of northeastern Thailand: Paläontologische Zeitschrift, v. 88, p. 309-328. (Acrodus kalsinensis)

Eaton, J. E., Gardner, J. D., Kirkland, J. I., Brinkman, D. B., and Nydam, R. L., 2014, Vertebrates from the Iron Springs Formation, Upper Cretaceous, southwestern Utah: In: Geology of Utah's Far South, edited by MacLean, J. S., Biek, R. F., and Huntoon, J. E., Utah Geological Association Publication 43, p. 523-555.

Ferron, H., Pla, C., Martinez-Perez, C., Escudero-Mozo, M. J., and Botella, H., 2014, Morphometric disciminat analysis of isolaed chondrichthyan scales for palaeoecological inferences: the Middle Triassic of Iberian China (Spain) as a case of study: Journal of Iberian Geology, v. 40, n. 1, p. 87-97. Link to pdf

Itano, W. M., 2014, Edestus, the strangest shark? First report from New Mexico, North American paleobiogeography, and a new hypothesis on its method of predation: The Moutnatin Geologist, v. 51, n. 3, p. 201-221. Link to pdf

Itano, W. M., 2014, A tale of two holotypes: rediscovery of the type specimen of Edestus minor: The Geological Curator, v. 10, n. 1, p. 17-26.

Johns, M. J., Albanesi, G. L., and Voldman, G. G., 2014, Freshwater shark teeth (Family Longhidiidae) from the Middle-Upper Triassic (Ladinian-Carnian) Paramillo Formation in the Mendoza Precordillera, Argentina: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 4, p. 512-523. (Lonchidion paramilloensis)

Konishi, T., Newbrey, M. G., and Caldwell, M. W., 2014, A small, exquisitely preserved specimen of Mosasaurus missouriensis (Squamata, Mosasauridae) from the Upper Campanian of the Bearpaw Formation, Western Canada, and the first stomach contents for the genus: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 4, p. 802-819.

Martill, D. M., Del Strother, P. J. A., and Gallien, F., 2014, Acanthorhachis, a new genus of shark from the Carboniferous (Westephalian) of Yorkshire, England: Geological Magazine, v. 151, n. 3, p. 517-533. (Acanthorhachis spinatus = Listracanthus spinatus)

Otero, R. A., Gustein, C. S., Vargas, A., Rubilar-Rogers, D., Yury-Yanez, R., Bastias, J., and Ramirez, C., 2014, New Chondrichthyans from the Upper Cretaceous (Campanian-Maastrichtian) of Seymour and James Ross Islands, Antarctica: Journal of Paleontology, v. 88, n. 3, p. 411-420.

Pradel, A., Maisey, J. G., Tafforeau, P., Mapes, R. H., and Mallatt, J., 2014, A Palaeozoic shark with osteichthyan-like branchial arches: Nature, Reseach Letter, published online, 8pp.

Roberts, E. M., Lamanna, M. C., Clarke, J. A., Meng, J., Gorsack, E., Sertich, J. J. W., O'Connor, P. M., Claeson, K. M., and MacPhee, R. D. E., 2014, Stratigraphy and vertebrate paleoecology of Upper Cretaceous-?lowest Paleogene strata on Vega Island, Antarctica: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 402, p. 55-72.

Sallan, L. C., and Coates, M. I., 2014, The long-rostrumed elasmobranch Bandringa Zangerl, 1969, and taphonomy within a Carboniferous shark nursery: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 1, p. 22-33.

Scheyer, T. M., Romano, C., Jenks, J., and Bucher, H., 2014, Early Triassic marine biotic recovery: the predators' perspective: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 1, 61 pp. Link to pdf

Trinajstic, K., Roelofs, B., Burrow, C. J., Long, J. A., and Turner, S., 2014, Devonian vertebrates from the Canning and Carnavron basins with an overview of Paleozoic vertebrates of Western Australia: Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia, v. 97, p. 133-151.

Vullo, R., Abit, D., Ballevre, M., Billon-Bruyat, J.-P., Bourgeais, R., Buffetaut, E., Daviero-Gomez, V., Garcia, G., Gomez, B., Mazin, J.-M., Morel, S., Neraudeau, D., Pouech, J., Rag, J.-C., Schnyder, J., and Tong, H., 2014, Paleontology of the Purbeck-type (Tithonian, Late Jurassic) bonebeds of Chassiron (Oleron Island, Western France): Comptes Rendus Palevol, v. 13, p. 421-441.


Fish

Genus: Nova (3)

Errachidia MURRAY & WILSON, 2014
Homalopagus MURRAY & WILSON, 2014
Magrebichthys MURRAY & WILSON, 2014

Species: Nova (5)

Cladocyclus geddesi BERRELL, ALVARADO-ORTEGA, YABUMOTO, & SALISBURY, 2014
Errachidia pentaspinosa MURRAY & WILSON, 2014
Homalopagus multispinosus MURRAY & WILSON, 2014
Isanichthys lertboosi DEESERI, LAUPRASERT, SUTEETHORN, WONGKO, & CAVIN, 2014
Magrebichthys nelsoni MURRAY & WILSON, 2014
Pteronisculus nielseni XU, SHEN & ZHAO, 2014

Synonym: Nova (2)

Isanichthys latifrons (WOODWARD, 1893) DEESRI, LAUPRASERT, SUTEETHORN, WONGKO, & CAVIN, 2014
= Lepidotes latifrons WOODWARD, 1893
Isanichthys luchowensis (WANG, 1976) DEESRI, LAUPRASERT, SUTEETHORN, WONGKO, & CAVIN, 2014
= Lepidotes luchowensis WANG, 1976

Alvarado-Ortega, Jesus, Barrientos-Lara, J. I., Espinosa-Arrubarrena, L., and Melgarejo-Damian, M. del, P., 2014, Late Jurassic marine vertebrates from Tlaxiaco, OaXaca State, southern Mexico: Palaeontologica Electronica, v. 17, Issue 1;24A;25pp. Link to pdf

Berrell, R. W., Alvarado-Ortega, J., Yabumoto, Y., and Salisbury, S. W., 2014, The first record of the ichthyodectiform fish Cladocyclus from eastern Gondwana: a new species from the Lower Cretaceous of Queensland, Australia: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 4, p. 903-920. (Cladocyclus geddesi) Link to pdf

Carpenter, D. K., Falcon-Lang, H. J., Benton, M. J,. and Henderson, E., 2014, Carboniferous (Tournaisian) fish assemblages from teh Isle of Bute, Scotland: Palaeontology, v. 57, part 6, p. 1215-1240.

Deesri, U., Lauprasert, K., Suteethorn, V., Wongko, K., and Cavin, L., 2014, A new species of the ginglymodian fish Isanichthys from the Late Jurassic Phu Kradung Formaiton, northeastern Thailand: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59,n . 2,p. 313-331. (Isanichthys lertboosi, Isanichthys latifrons = Lepidotes latifrons, Isanichthys luchowensis = Lepidotes luchowensis) Link to pdf Link to supplemntary information

Eaton, J. E., Gardner, J. D., Kirkland, J. I., Brinkman, D. B., and Nydam, R. L., 2014, Vertebrates from the Iron Springs Formation, Upper Cretaceous, southwestern Utah: In: Geology of Utah's Far South, edited by MacLean, J. S., Biek, R. F., and Huntoon, J. E., Utah Geological Association Publication 43, p. 523-555.

Gubin, Y. M., 2015, Vertebrates. In: Upper Jurassic Lagerstatte Shar Teg, Southwestern Mongolia, Ponomarenkov, A. G., Aristov, D. S., Bashkuev, A. S., Gubin, Y. M., Khramov, A. V., Lukashevich, E. D., Popov, Y. A., Pritykina, L. N., Sinista, S. M., Sinitshenkova, N. D., Sukatsheva, I. D., Vassilenko, D. V., and Yan, E. V., Paleontological Journal, v. 48, p. 1631-1635.

Konishi, T., Newbrey, M. G., and Caldwell, M. W., 2014, A small, exquisitely preserved specimen of Mosasaurus missouriensis (Squamata, Mosasauridae) from the Upper Campanian of the Bearpaw Formation, Western Canada, and the first stomach contents for the genus: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 4, p. 802-819.

Lopez-Arbarello, A., Stockar, R., and Bürgin, T., 2014, Phylogenetic relationships of the Triassic Archaeoseminonotus Deecke (Halecomorhpi, Ionoscopiformes) from the "Perledo Fauna': Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 10, 12 pp. Link to pdf

Murray, A. M., and Cumbaa, S. L., 2014, New information on two Late Cretaceous (Turonian) fishes from Lac des bois, Northwest Territories, Canada: Vertebrate Anatomy Morphology Palaeontology, v. 1, n. 1, p. 23-33.

Murray, A. M., and Wilson, M. V. H., 2014, Four new basal acanthomorph fishes from the Late Cretaceous of Morocco: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 1, p. 34-48. (Errachidia pentaspinosa, Homalopagus multispinosus, Magrebichthys nelsoni)

Roberts, E. M., Lamanna, M. C., Clarke, J. A., Meng, J., Gorsack, E., Sertich, J. J. W., O'Connor, P. M., Claeson, K. M., and MacPhee, R. D. E., 2014, Stratigraphy and vertebrate paleoecology of Upper Cretaceous-?lowest Paleogene strata on Vega Island, Antarctica: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 402, p. 55-72.

Scheyer, T. M., Romano, C., Jenks, J., and Bucher, H., 2014, Early Triassic marine biotic recovery: the predators' perspective: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 1, 61 pp. Link to pdf

Stinnesbeck, W., Frey, E., Rivas, L., Perez, J. P. Cartes, M. L., Soto, C. S., and Lobos, P. Z., 2014, A lower Cretaceous ichthyosaur graveyard in deep marine slope channel deposits at Torres de Paine National Park, southern Chile: Geological Society of America Bulletin, published online, 23 pp.

Sulej, T., Wolniewicz, A., Bonde, N., Blazejowski, B., Niedzwiedzki, G., and Talanda, M., 2014, New prespectives on the Late Triassic vertebrates of East Greenland: preliminary results of a Polish-Danish palaeontological expedition: Polish Polar Research, v. 35, n. 4, p. 541-552.

Trinajstic, K., Roelofs, B., Burrow, C. J., Long, J. A., and Turner, S., 2014, Devonian vertebrates from the Canning and Carnavron basins with an overview of Paleozoic vertebrates of Western Australia: Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia, v. 97, p. 133-151.

Vullo, R., Abit, D., Ballevre, M., Billon-Bruyat, J.-P., Bourgeais, R., Buffetaut, E., Daviero-Gomez, V., Garcia, G., Gomez, B., Mazin, J.-M., Morel, S., Neraudeau, D., Pouech, J., Rag, J.-C., Schnyder, J., and Tong, H., 2014, Paleontology of the Purbeck-type (Tithonian, Late Jurassic) bonebeds of Chassiron (Oleron Island, Western France): Comptes Rendus Palevol, v. 13, p. 421-441.

Xu, G.-H., Gao, K.-Q., and Finarelli, J. A., 2014, A revision of the Middle Triassic Scanilepiform fish Fukangichthys longidorsalis from Xinjiang, China, with comments on the phylogeny of the Actinopteri: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 4, p. 747-759.

Xu, G.-H., Shen, C.-C., and Zhao, L.-J., 2014, Pteronisculus nielseni sp. nov., a new stem-actinopteran fish from the Middle Triassic of Luoping, Yunnan Province, China: Vertebrata PalAsiatica, v. 52, n. 4, p. 364-380. (Pteronisculus nielseni)


Crossopterygians & Finned Tetrapods

Genus: Nova (1)

Megamastax CHOO, ZHU, ZHAO, JIA & ZHU, 2014

Species: nova (1)

Megamastax amblyodus CHOO, ZHU, ZHAO, JIA & ZHU, 2014

Carpenter, D. K., Falcon-Lang, H. J., Benton, M. J,. and Henderson, E., 2014, Carboniferous (Tournaisian) fish assemblages from teh Isle of Bute, Scotland: Palaeontology, v. 57, part 6, p. 1215-1240.

Choo, B., Zhu, M., Zhao, W., Jia, L., and Zhou, Y.-a., 2014, The largest Silurian vertebrate and its palaeoecological implications: Scientific Reports, published on line, 8pp. (Megamastax amblyodus)

Kurbel, S., 2014, Animal evolution and atmospheric pO2: is there a link between gradual animal adapatation to terrain elevation due to Ural orogeny and survival of subsequent hypoxic periods? Theoretical Biology and Medical Modeling, v. 11, 9pp.

Standen, E. M., Du, T. Y., and Larsson, H. C. E., 2014, Developmental plasticity and the origin of tetrapods: Nature, research article, published online, 5pp.

Trinajstic, K., Roelofs, B., Burrow, C. J., Long, J. A., and Turner, S., 2014, Devonian vertebrates from the Canning and Carnavron basins with an overview of Paleozoic vertebrates of Western Australia: Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia, v. 97, p. 133-151.


Lungfish

Genus: Nova (1)

Persephonichthys PARDO, HUTTENLOCKER & SMALL, 2014

Species: Nova (1)

Persephonichthys chthonica PARDO, HUTTENLOCKER & SMALL, 2014

Carpenter, D. K., Falcon-Lang, H. J., Benton, M. J,. and Henderson, E., 2014, Carboniferous (Tournaisian) fish assemblages from teh Isle of Bute, Scotland: Palaeontology, v. 57, part 6, p. 1215-1240.

Claeson, K. M., Sallam, H. M., O'Connor, P. M., and Sertich, J. J. W., 2014, A revision of the Upper Cretaceous lepidosirenid lungfishes from the Quseir Formation, western Desert, Central Egypt: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 4, p. 760-766.

Eaton, J. E., Gardner, J. D., Kirkland, J. I., Brinkman, D. B., and Nydam, R. L., 2014, Vertebrates from the Iron Springs Formation, Upper Cretaceous, southwestern Utah: In: Geology of Utah's Far South, edited by MacLean, J. S., Biek, R. F., and Huntoon, J. E., Utah Geological Association Publication 43, p. 523-555.

Gubin, Y. M., 2015, Vertebrates. In: Upper Jurassic Lagerstatte Shar Teg, Southwestern Mongolia, Ponomarenkov, A. G., Aristov, D. S., Bashkuev, A. S., Gubin, Y. M., Khramov, A. V., Lukashevich, E. D., Popov, Y. A., Pritykina, L. N., Sinista, S. M., Sinitshenkova, N. D., Sukatsheva, I. D., Vassilenko, D. V., and Yan, E. V., Paleontological Journal, v. 48, p. 1631-1635.

Pardo, J. D., Huttenkocker, A. K., and Small, B. J., 2014, An exceptionally preserved transitional lungfish from the Lower Permian of Nebraska, USA, and the origin of modern lungfhises: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 9, 13 pp. (Persephonichthys chthonica)

Sulej, T., Wolniewicz, A., Bonde, N., Blazejowski, B., Niedzwiedzki, G., and Talanda, M., 2014, New prespectives on the Late Triassic vertebrates of East Greenland: preliminary results of a Polish-Danish palaeontological expedition: Polish Polar Research, v. 35, n. 4, p. 541-552.

Trinajstic, K., Roelofs, B., Burrow, C. J., Long, J. A., and Turner, S., 2014, Devonian vertebrates from the Canning and Carnavron basins with an overview of Paleozoic vertebrates of Western Australia: Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia, v. 97, p. 133-151.


Coelocanths

Dutel, H., Pennetier, E., and Pennetier, G., 2014, A giant marine coelacanth from the Jurassic of Normandy, France: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 5, p. 1239-1242.

Sulej, T., Wolniewicz, A., Bonde, N., Blazejowski, B., Niedzwiedzki, G., and Talanda, M., 2014, New prespectives on the Late Triassic vertebrates of East Greenland: preliminary results of a Polish-Danish palaeontological expedition: Polish Polar Research, v. 35, n. 4, p. 541-552.


Fish Ichnology


Fish Burrows


Fish Coprolites


Temnospondyli ("Labyrinthodons", Early Amphibians)

Genus: Nova (2)

Antarctosuchus SIDOR, STEYER & HAMMER, 2014
Megalophthalma SCHOCH, MILNER & WITZMAN, 2014

Species: Nova (3)

Antarctosuchus polyodon SIDOR, STEYER & HAMMER, 2014
Leptorophus raischi SCHOCH, 2014
Megalophthalma ockerti SCHOCH, MILNER & WITZMAN, 2014

Eltink, E., and Langer, M. C., 2014, A new specimen of the temnospondyl Australerpeton cosgriffi from the Late Permian of Brazil (Rio do Rasto Formation, Parana Basin): comparative anatomy and phylogenetic relationships: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 3, p. 524-538.

Fröbisch, N. B., Bickelman, C., and Witzmann, F, 2014, Early evolution of limb regeneration in tetarpods: evidence from a 300-million-year-old amphibian: Proceedings of the Royal Society, series B, pubalised on line, 8pp. Link to pdf

Gubin, Y. M., 2015, Vertebrates. In: Upper Jurassic Lagerstatte Shar Teg, Southwestern Mongolia, Ponomarenkov, A. G., Aristov, D. S., Bashkuev, A. S., Gubin, Y. M., Khramov, A. V., Lukashevich, E. D., Popov, Y. A., Pritykina, L. N., Sinista, S. M., Sinitshenkova, N. D., Sukatsheva, I. D., Vassilenko, D. V., and Yan, E. V., Paleontological Journal, v. 48, p. 1631-1635.

Kurbel, S., 2014, Animal evolution and atmospheric pO2: is there a link between gradual animal adapatation to terrain elevation due to Ural orogeny and survival of subsequent hypoxic periods? Theoretical Biology and Medical Modeling, v. 11, 9pp.

McHughi, J. B., 2014, Paleohistology and histovariabiilty of the Permian stereospondyl Rhinesuchus: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 1, p. 59-68.

Nennan, J. M., Ruta, M., Clack, J. A., and Rayfield, E. J., 2014, Feeding biomechanics in Acanthostega and across the fish-tetrapod transition: Proceedings of the Royal Society, series b., 291, publsied online, 8pp.

Scheyer, T. M., Romano, C., Jenks, J., and Bucher, H., 2014, Early Triassic marine biotic recovery: the predators' perspective: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 1, 61 pp. Link to pdf

Schoch, R. R., 2014, First evidence of the branchiosaurid temnospondyl Leptorophus in the Early Permian of the Saar-Nahe Basin (SW Germany): Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen, v. 272, n. 2, p. 225-236. (Leptorophus raischi)

Schoch, R. R., Milner, A. R., and Witzmann, F., 2014, Skull morphology and phylogenetic relationshps of a new Middle Triassic Plagiosaurid temnospondyl from Germany, an dthe evolution of Plagiosaurid eyes: Paleontology, v. 57, part 5, p. 1045-1058. (Megalophthalma ockerti)

Sidor, C. A., Steyer, J. S., and Hammer, W. R., 2014, A new capitosauroid temnospondyl from the Middle Triassic Upper Fremouw Formation of Antarctica: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 3, p. 539-548. (Antarctosuchus polyodon)

Standen, E. M., Du, T. Y., and Larsson, H. C. E., 2014, Developmental plasticity and the origin of tetrapods: Nature, research article, published online, 5pp.

Sulej, T., Wolniewicz, A., Bonde, N., Blazejowski, B., Niedzwiedzki, G., and Talanda, M., 2014, New prespectives on the Late Triassic vertebrates of East Greenland: preliminary results of a Polish-Danish palaeontological expedition: Polish Polar Research, v. 35, n. 4, p. 541-552.


Reptilosauromorph

Genus: Nova (1)

Jiyuanitectum LIU, XU, JIA, PU & LIU, 2014

Species: Nova (2)

Dromotectum largum LIU, XU, JIA, PU & LIU, 2014
Jiyuanitectum flatum LIU, XU, JIA, PU & LIU, 2014

Bulanov, V. V., 2014, New finds of Microphon exiguus (Seymouriamorpha, Kotlassiidae) in teh Severodvinian Beds of the Sukhona River Basin, Russia: Paleontological Journal, v. 48, n. 6, p. 633-644.

Klembara, J., Clack, J. A., Milner, A. R., and Ruta, M., 2014, Cranial anatomy, ontogeny, and relationships of the Late Carboniferous tetrapod Gephyrostegus bohemicus Jaekel, 1902: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 4, p. 774-792.

Liu, J., Xu, L., Jia, S.-H., Pu, H-Y., and Liu, X.-L., 2014, The Jiyuan tetrapod fauna of the Upper Permina of China-2. Stratigraphy, taxonomical review, and correlation: Vertebrata PalAsiatica, v. 52, n. 3, p. 328-339. (Jiyuanitectum flatum, Dromotectum largum) Link to pdf


Lepospondyli


Amphibians

Eaton, J. E., Gardner, J. D., Kirkland, J. I., Brinkman, D. B., and Nydam, R. L., 2014, Vertebrates from the Iron Springs Formation, Upper Cretaceous, southwestern Utah: In: Geology of Utah's Far South, edited by MacLean, J. S., Biek, R. F., and Huntoon, J. E., Utah Geological Association Publication 43, p. 523-555.

Evans, S. E., Groenke, J. R., Jones, M. E. H., Turner, A. H, and Krause, D. W., 2014, New material of Beelzebufo, a hyperossified frog (Amphibia: Anura) from the Late Cretaceous of Madagascar: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 1, 61 pp. Link to pdf

Matsukawa, M., Shibata, K., Sato, K., Xu, X., and Lockley, M. G., 2014, The Early Cretaceous terrestrial ecosystems of the Jehol Biota based on food-web and energy-flow models: Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, v. 113, p. 836-853.

Sullivan, C., Wang, Y., Hone, D. W. E., Wang, Y., Xu, X., and Zhang, F., 2014, The vertebrates of the Jurassic Daohugou biota of northeastern China: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 2, p. 243-280.

Vullo, R., Abit, D., Ballevre, M., Billon-Bruyat, J.-P., Bourgeais, R., Buffetaut, E., Daviero-Gomez, V., Garcia, G., Gomez, B., Mazin, J.-M., Morel, S., Neraudeau, D., Pouech, J., Rag, J.-C., Schnyder, J., and Tong, H., 2014, Paleontology of the Purbeck-type (Tithonian, Late Jurassic) bonebeds of Chassiron (Oleron Island, Western France): Comptes Rendus Palevol, v. 13, p. 421-441.


Lower Reptiles (“Anapsids”)

Genus: Nova (1)

Abyssomedon MacDOUGALL & REISZ, 2014

Species: Nova (2)

Abyssomedon williamsi MacDOUGALL & REISZ, 2014
Delorhynchus cifellii REISZ, MacDOUGALL & MODESTO, 2014

Blackburn, D. G., and Sidor, C. A., 2014, Evolution of viviparous reproduction in Paleozoic and Mesozoic reptiles: Int. J. Dev. Biol, v. 58, p. 935-948.

Ezcurra, M. D., Scheyer, T. M., and Butler, R. J., 2014, The origin and early evolution of suaria: reassessing the Permian saurian fossil record and the timing of the crocodile-lizard divergence: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 1, 36 pp. Link to pdf

Liu, J., Xu, L., Jia, S.-H., Pu, H-Y., and Liu, X.-L., 2014, The Jiyuan tetrapod fauna of the Upper Permina of China-2. Stratigraphy, taxonomical review, and correlation: Vertebrata PalAsiatica, v. 52, n. 3, p. 328-339. Link to pdf

MacDougall, M. J., and Reisz, R. R., 2014, The first record of a nyctiphruretid parareptile from the Early Permian of North America, with a discussion of parareptilian temporal fenestra: Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, v. 172, p. 616-630. (Abyssomedon williamsi)

Modesto, S. P., Lamb, A. J., and Reisz, R. R., 2014, The captorhinid reptile Captorhinikos valensis from the Lower Permian Vale Formation of Texas, and the evolution of herbivory in eureptiles: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 2, p. 291-302.

Pretto, F. A., Cabreira, & Schultz, 2014, Tooth microstructure of the Early Permian aquatic predator Stereosternum tumidum: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 1, p. 125-133. Link to pdf

Sumida, S. S., Pelletier, V., and Berman, D. S., 2014, New information on the basal Pelycosaurian-grade Synapsid Oedaleops: In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part I, "Pelycosaur"-Grade Synapsids, Chapter 2, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 7-23.

Reisz, R. R., MacDougall, M. J., and Modesto, S. P., 2014, A new species of the parareptile Delorhynchus, based on articulated skeletal remains from Richards Spur, Lower Permian of Okalahoma: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 5, p. 1033-1043. (Delorhynchus cifellii)


Turtle

Genus: Nova (3)

Atolchely ROMANO, GALLO, RAMOS, & ANTONIOL, 2014
Brodiechelys PEREZ-GARCIA, GASULLA, & ORTEGA, 2014
Phunoichelys TONG, NAKSRI, BUFFETAUT, SUTEETHORN, SUTEETHORN, DEESRI, SILA, CHANTHASIT, & CLAUDE, 2014

Species: Nova (4)

Atolchely slepida ROMANO, GALLO, RAMOS, & ANTONIOL, 2014
Brodiechelys royoi PEREZ-GARCIA, GASULLA, & ORTEGA, 2014

Phunoichelys thirakhupti TONG, NAKSRI, BUFFETAUT, SUTEETHORN, SUTEETHORN, DEESRI, SILA, CHANTHASIT, & CLAUDE, 2014
"Trionyx" dissolutus VITEK, & DANILOV, 2014

Anquetin, J., Deschamps, S., and Claude, J., 2014, The rediscovery and redescription of the holotype of the Late Jurassic turtle Plesiochelys etalloni: PeerJ., 3:e258; DOI 10.7717/peerj.258, 17pp. Link to pdf

Anquetin, J., Puntener, C., and Billon-Bruyat, J.-P., 2014, A taxonomic review of the Late Jurassic eucryptodiran turtles from the Jura Mountains (Switzerland and France): PeerJ., 2:e369; DOI 10.7717/peerJ.369, 45pp. Link to pdf

Gubin, Y. M., 2015, Vertebrates. In: Upper Jurassic Lagerstatte Shar Teg, Southwestern Mongolia, Ponomarenkov, A. G., Aristov, D. S., Bashkuev, A. S., Gubin, Y. M., Khramov, A. V., Lukashevich, E. D., Popov, Y. A., Pritykina, L. N., Sinista, S. M., Sinitshenkova, N. D., Sukatsheva, I. D., Vassilenko, D. V., and Yan, E. V., Paleontological Journal, v. 48, p. 1631-1635.

Hirasawa, T., Pascual-Anaya, J., Kamezaki, N., Taniguchi, M., Mine, K., and Kuratani, S., 2014, The evolutionary origin of the turtle shell and its dependence on the axial arrest of the embryonic rib cage: Journal of Experimental Zoology, Molecular and Developmental Evolution, 9999B, p. 1-14.

Jansen, M., and Klein, N., 2014, A juvenile turtle (Testudines, Eucryptodira) from the Upper Jurassic of Langenberg Quarry, Oker, Northern Germany: Palaeontology, v. 57, part 4, p. 743-756.

Joyce, W. G., Sterli, J., and Chapman, S. D., 2014, The skeletal morphology of the solemydid turtle Naomichelys speciosa from the Early Cretaceous of Texas: Journal of Paleontology, v. 88, n. 6, p. 1257-1287.

Lawver, D. R., and Jackson, F. D., 2014, A review of the fossil record of turtle reproduction: eggs, embryos, nests and copulating pairs: Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History, v. 55, n. 2, p. 215-236.

Maisch, M. W., and Matzke, A. T., 2014, The turtle Xinjiangchelys radiplicatoides Brinkman et al., 2013 (Reptilia: Testudines) from the Lower Qigu Formation (Upper Jurassic) of Liuhuanggou, Xinjiang, People's Republic of China: Palaeodiversity, v. 7, p. 133-147. Link to pdf

Matsukawa, M., Shibata, K., Sato, K., Xu, X., and Lockley, M. G., 2014, The Early Cretaceous terrestrial ecosystems of the Jehol Biota based on food-web and energy-flow models: Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, v. 113, p. 836-853.

Parham, J. F., Otero, R. A., and Suarez, M. E., 2014, A sea turtle skull from the Cretaceous of Chile with comments on the taxonomy and biogeography of Euclastes (formerly Osteopygis): Cretaceous Research, v. 49, p. 181-189.

Perez-Garcia, A., 2014, Reinterpretation of the Spanish Late Jurassic "Hispaniachelys prebetica" as an indeterminate plesiochelyid turtle: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 4, p. 879-885. Link to pdf

Perez-Garcia, A., and Murelaga, X., 2014, Tortugas del Cretacico inferior de la Cuenca Vasco-Cantabrica: el registro Hauteriviense-Barremiense de Vega de Pas (Cantabria): Geogaceta, v. 55, p. 79-82.

Perez-Garcia, A., Gasulla, J. M., and Ortega, F., 2014, A new turtle species of Brodiechelys from the Early Cretaceous of Spain: Systematic and palaeobiogeographic implications; Acta Palaeontologiica Polonica, v. 59, n. 2, p. 333-342. (Brodiechelys royoi) Link to pdf

Püntener, C., Billon-Bruyat, J.-P., Bocat, L., Berger, J.-P., and Joyce, W. G., 2014, Taxonomy and phylogney of the turtle Tropidemys langii Rütimeyer, 1873, based on new specimens from the Kimmeridgian of the Swiss Jrua Mountains: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 2, p. 353-374.

Rabi, M., Sukhanov, V. B., Egorova, V. N., Danilov, I., and Joyce, W. G., 2014, Osteology, relationships, and ecology of Annemys (Testudines, Eucryptodira) from the Late Jurassic of Shar Teg, Mongolia, and phylogenetic definitions for Xinjiangchelyidae, Sinemydidae, and Macrobaenidae: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 2, p. 327-352.

Romano, P. S. R., Gallo, V., Ramos, R. R. C., and Antoninol, L., 2014, Atolchely slepida, a new side-necked turtle from the Early Cretaceous of Brazil and the age of crown Pleurodira: Biology Letters, publised on line, 5pp. (Atolchely slepida)

Scheyer, T. M., Danilov, I. G., Sukhanov, V. B., and Syromyatnikova, E. V., 2014, The shell bone histology of fossil and extant marine turtles revisited: Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, V. 112, p. 701-718.

Tong, H., Naksri, W., Buffetaut, E., Suteethorn, V., Suteethorn, S., Deesri, U., Sila, S., Chanthasit, P., and Claude, J., 2014, A new primitive eucryptodiran turtle from the Upper Jurassic Phu Kradung Fromation of the Khorat Plateau, NE Thailand: Geological Magazine, published online, 10pp. (Phunoichelys thirakhupti)

Vitek, N. S., and Danilov, I. G., 2014, Soft-shelled turtles (Trionychidae) from the Cenomanian of Uzbekistan: Cretaceous Research, v. 49, p. 1-12. ("Trionyx" dissolutus)

Vullo, R., Abit, D., Ballevre, M., Billon-Bruyat, J.-P., Bourgeais, R., Buffetaut, E., Daviero-Gomez, V., Garcia, G., Gomez, B., Mazin, J.-M., Morel, S., Neraudeau, D., Pouech, J., Rag, J.-C., Schnyder, J., and Tong, H., 2014, Paleontology of the Purbeck-type (Tithonian, Late Jurassic) bonebeds of Chassiron (Oleron Island, Western France): Comptes Rendus Palevol, v. 13, p. 421-441.


Diapsida (Lower Lepidosauromorphs)

Genus: Nova (2)

Atopodentatus CHENG, CHEN, SHANG, & WU, 2014
Horaffia KLEIN & HAGDORN, 2014

Species: Nova (2)

Atopodentatus unicus CHENG, CHEN, SHANG, & WU, 2014
Horaffia kugleri KLEIN & HAGDORN, 2014

Cheng, L., Chen, X.-H., Shang, Q.-H., and Wu, X.-C., 2014, A new marine reptile from the Triassic of China, with a highly specialized feeding adaptation: Naturwissenchaften, published online, 9 pp. (Atopodentatus unicus)

Dalla Vecchia, F. M., and Cau, A., 2014, Re-examination of the purported pterosaur wing metacarpals from the Upper Triassic of England: Historical Biology, published online, 13pp.

Klein, N., and Hagdorn, H., 2014, Humerus morphology and histology of a new marine reptile (Diapsida) from the Muschelkalk-Keuper-Grenzbonebed (Middle Triassic, Ladinian) of southwest Germany: Palaeodiversity, v. 7, p. 23-38. (Horaffia kugleri) Link to pdf

Lü, J., Kobayashi, Y., Deeming, D. C., and Liu, Y., 2014, Post-natal parental care in a Cretaceous diapsid from northeastern China: Geosciences Journal, published online, 7pp.

Maisch, M. W., 2014, On the morphology and taxonomic status of Xinpusaurus kohi Jiang et al., 2004 (Diapsida: Thalattosauria) from the Upper Triassic of China: Palaeodiversity, v. 7, p. 47-59. Link to pdf

Scheyer, T. M., Romano, C., Jenks, J., and Bucher, H., 2014, Early Triassic marine biotic recovery: the predators' perspective: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 1, 61 pp. Link to pdf


Lizards and Snakes

Genus: Nova (3)

Adinophis PRITCHARD, McCARTNEY, KRAUSE & KLEY, 2014
Eonatator PARAMO-FONSECA, 2014
Sesmophis HSIOU, ALBINO, MEDEIROS, & SANTOS, 2014

Species: Nova (4)

Adinophis fisaka PRITCHARD, McCARTNEY, KRAUSE & KLEY, 2014
Eonatator coellensis PARAMO-FONSECA, 2014
Indophis fanambinana PRITCHARD, McCARTNEY, KRAUSE & KLEY, 2014
Sesmophis septentrionalis HSIOU, ALBINO, MEDEIROS, & SANTOS, 2014

Blackburn, D. G., and Sidor, C. A., 2014, Evolution of viviparous reproduction in Paleozoic and Mesozoic reptiles: Int. J. Dev. Biol, v. 58, p. 935-948.

Eaton, J. E., Gardner, J. D., Kirkland, J. I., Brinkman, D. B., and Nydam, R. L., 2014, Vertebrates from the Iron Springs Formation, Upper Cretaceous, southwestern Utah: In: Geology of Utah's Far South, edited by MacLean, J. S., Biek, R. F., and Huntoon, J. E., Utah Geological Association Publication 43, p. 523-555.

Fanti, F., Cau, A., and Negri, A., 2014, A giant mosasaur (Reptilia, Squamata) with an unusually twisted dentition from the Argille Scagliose Complex (late Campanian) of Northern Italy: Cretaceous Research, v. 49, p. 91-104.

Gallagher, W. B., 2014, Greensand mosasaurs of New Jersey and the Cretaceous-Paleogene transition of marine vertebrates: Netherlands Journal of Geoscience, published on line, 5pp.

Grigoriev, D. V., 2014, Giant Mosasaurus hoffmanni (Squamata, Mosasauridae) from the Late Cretaceous (Maastrichtian) of Penza, Russia: Proceedings of the Zoological Institute, v. 318, n. 2, p. 148-167.

Harrell, T. L., jr., and Martin, J. E., 2014, A mosasaur from the Maastrichtian Fox Hills Formation of the northern Western Interior Seaway of the United States and the synonymy of Mosasaurus maximus with Mosasaurus hoffmanni (Reptilia: Mosasauridae): Neatherlands Journal of Geosciences , published online, 15 pp.

Hornug, J. J., and Reich, M., 2014, Tylosaurine mosasaurs (Squamata) from the Late Cretaceous of northern Germany: Netherlands Journal of Geosciences, published online, 17pp.

Hsiou, A. S., Albino, A. M., Medeiros, M. A., and Santos, R. A. B., 2014, The oldest Brazilian snakes from the Cenomanian (early Late Cretaceous): Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 3, p. 635-642. (Sesmophis septentrionalis) Link to pdf

Konishi, T., Newbrey, M. G., and Caldwell, M. W., 2014, A small, exquisitely preserved specimen of Mosasaurus missouriensis (Squamata, Mosasauridae) from the Upper Campanian of the Bearpaw Formation, Western Canada, and the first stomach contents for the genus: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 4, p. 802-819.

Lindgren, J., Sjovall,P., Carney, R. M., Uvdal, P., Gren, J. A., Dyke, G., Schultz, B. P., Shawkey, M. D., Barnes, K. R., and Polcyn, M. J., 2014, Skin pigmentation provides evidence of convergent melansim in extinct marine reptiles: Nature, Research Letter, published on line, 5 pp.

Matsukawa, M., Shibata, K., Sato, K., Xu, X., and Lockley, M. G., 2014, The Early Cretaceous terrestrial ecosystems of the Jehol Biota based on food-web and energy-flow models: Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, v. 113, p. 836-853.

Palci, A., Caldwell, M. W., Papazzoni, C. A., and Fornaciari, E., 2014, Mosasaurine mosasaurs (Squamata, Mosasauridae) from northern Italy: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 3, p. 549-559.

Paramo-Fonseca, M. E., 2014, Eonatator coellensis nov. sp. (squamata: mosasauridae), nueva especie del Cretacico Superior de Columbia: Rev. Acad. Colomb. Ciencias naturales, v. 37, n. 145, p. 499-518. (Eonatator coellensis) Link to pdf

Pritchard, A. C., McCartney, J. A., Krause, D. W., and Kley, N. J., 2014, New snakes from the Upper Cretaceous (Maastrichtian) Maevarano Formation, Mahajanga Basin, Madagascar: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 5, p. 1080-1093. (Adinophis fisaka, Indophis fanambinana)

Roberts, E. M., Lamanna, M. C., Clarke, J. A., Meng, J., Gorsack, E., Sertich, J. J. W., O'Connor, P. M., Claeson, K. M., and MacPhee, R. D. E., 2014, Stratigraphy and vertebrate paleoecology of Upper Cretaceous-?lowest Paleogene strata on Vega Island, Antarctica: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 402, p. 55-72.

Sachs, S., Hornung, J. J., and Reich, M., 2014, Mosasaurs from Germany - a brief history of the first 100 years of research: Neatherlands Journal of Geosciences - Geologie en Mijnbouw, published on line, 14 pp.

Street, H. P., and Caldwell, M. W., 2014, Reassessment of Turonian mosasuar material from the 'Middle Chalk' (England, U.K.) and the status of Mosasaurus gracilis Owen, 1849: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 5, p. 1072-1079.

Sullivan, C., Wang, Y., Hone, D. W. E., Wang, Y., Xu, X., and Zhang, F., 2014, The vertebrates of the Jurassic Daohugou biota of northeastern China: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 2, p. 243-280.

Vullo, R., Abit, D., Ballevre, M., Billon-Bruyat, J.-P., Bourgeais, R., Buffetaut, E., Daviero-Gomez, V., Garcia, G., Gomez, B., Mazin, J.-M., Morel, S., Neraudeau, D., Pouech, J., Rag, J.-C., Schnyder, J., and Tong, H., 2014, Paleontology of the Purbeck-type (Tithonian, Late Jurassic) bonebeds of Chassiron (Oleron Island, Western France): Comptes Rendus Palevol, v. 13, p. 421-441.


Sphenodonts

Genus: Nova (1)

Priosphenodon APESTEGUIA & CARBALLIDO, 2014

Species: Nova (1)

Priosphenodon minimus APESTEGUIA & CARBALLIDO, 2014

Apesteguia, S., and Carballido, J. L,. 2014, A new eilenodontine (Lepidosauria, Sphenodontidae) from the Lower Cretaceous of central Patagonia: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 2, p. 303-317. (Priosphenodon minimus)


Ichthyosaurs

Genus: Nova (5)

Cartorhynchus MONTANI, JIANG, CHEN, TINTORI, RIEPPEL, JI, & HUANG, 2014
Eohupehsuchus CHENG, MONTANI, CHENG, JIANG & RIEPPEL, 2014
Janusaurus ROBERTS, DRUCKENMILLER, SAETRE & HURUM, 2014
Parahupehsuchus CHENG, MONTANI, CHENG, JIANG & RIEPPEL, 2014
Sisteronia FISCHER, BARDET, GUIMAR & GODEFROIT, 2014

Species: Nova (6)

Cartorhynchus lenticarpus MONTANI, JIANG, CHEN, TINTORI, RIEPPEL, JI, & HUANG, 2014
Eohupehsuchus brevicollis CHENG, MONTANI, CHENG, JIANG & RIEPPEL, 2014
Janusaurus lundi ROBERTS, DRUCKENMILLER, SAETRE & HURUM, 2014
Parahupehsuchus longus CHENG, MONTANI, CHENG, JIANG & RIEPPEL, 2014
Sisteronia seeleyi FISCHER, BARDET, GUIMAR & GODEFROIT, 2014
Undorosaurus trautscholdi ARKHANGEL'SKY & ZVERKOV, 2014

Alvarado-Ortega, Jesus, Barrientos-Lara, J. I., Espinosa-Arrubarrena, L., and Melgarejo-Damian, M. del, P., 2014, Late Jurassic marine vertebrates from Tlaxiaco, OaXaca State, southern Mexico: Palaeontologica Electronica, v. 17, Issue 1;24A;25pp. Link to pdf

Arkhangel'sky, M. S., and Zverkov, N. G., 2014, On a new ichthyosaur of the genus Undorosaurus: Proceedings of the Zoological Institute RAS, v. 318, n. 3, p. 187-196. (Undorosaurus trautscholdi)

Blackburn, D. G., and Sidor, C. A., 2014, Evolution of viviparous reproduction in Paleozoic and Mesozoic reptiles: Int. J. Dev. Biol, v. 58, p. 935-948.

Chen, X.-H., Montani, R., Cheng, L., Jiang, D.-y., and Rieppel, O., 2014, A carapace-like bony 'body tube' in an Early Triassic marine reptile and the onset of the marine tetrapod predation: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 1, 11 pp. (Parahupehsuchus longus) Link to pdf

Chen, X.-H., Montani, R., Cheng, L., Jiang, D.-y., and Rieppel, O., 2014, The enigmatic marine reptile Nanchangosaurus from the Lower Triassic of Hubei, China and the Phylogenetic affnities of Hupehsuchia: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 7, 12 pp. Link to Pdf

Chen, X.-H., Montani, R., Cheng, L., Jiang, D.-y, and Rieppel, O., 2014, A small short-necked Hupehsuchian from the Lower Triassic of Hubei Province, China: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 12,16 pp. (Eohupehsuchus brevicollis) Link to pdf

Danise, S., Twitchett, R. J,. and Matts, K., 2014, Ecological succession of a Jurassic shallow-water ichthyosaur fall: Nature Communications, published on line, 8pp.

Fernandez, M. S., and Talevi, M., 2014, Ophthalmosaurian (Ichthyosauria) records from the Aalenian-Bajocian of Patagonia (Argentina): an overview: Geological Magazine, v. 151, n. 1, p. 49-50.

Fischer, V., Bardet, N., Guiomar, M., and Godefroit, P., 2014, High diversity in Cretaceous Ichthyosaurs from Europe prior to their extinction: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 1, 11 pp. (Sisteronia seeleyi) Link to pdf

Fischer, V., Cappetta, H., Vincent, P., Garcia, G., Goolaerts, S., Martin, J. E., Roggero, D., and Valentin, X., 2014, Ichthyosaurs from the French Rhaetian indicate a severe turnover across the Triassic-Jurassic boundary: Naturwissenschaften, published online, 14pp.

Houssaye, A., Scheyer, T. M., Kolb, C., Fischer, V., and Sander, P. M., 2014, A new look at ichthyosaur long bone microanatomy and histology: implications for thier adaptation to an aquatic life: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 4, 10 pp. Link to pdf

Hurum, J. H., Roberts, A. J., Nakrem, H. A., Stenlokk, J. A., and Mork, A., 2014, The first recovered ichthyosaur from the Middle Triassic of Edgeoya, Svalbard: Norwegian Petroleum Directorate Bulletin, n. 11, p. 97-110.

Insacco, G., Chairenza, A. A., and Cau, A., 2013/2014, Temnodontosaurus and Stenopterygius (Diapsida: Ichthyosauria) specimens in the Comiso Natural History Museum (Sicily, Italy) : Natura Rerum, v. 3, p. 1-12.

Lindgren, J., Sjovall,P., Carney, R. M., Uvdal, P., Gren, J. A., Dyke, G., Schultz, B. P., Shawkey, M. D., Barnes, K. R., and Polcyn, M. J., 2014, Skin pigmentation provides evidence of convergent melansim in extinct marine reptiles: Nature, Research Letter, published on line, 5 pp.

Massare, J. A., and Lomax, D. R., 2014, An Ichthyosaurus breviceps collected by Mary Anning: new information on the species: Geological Magazine, v. 151, n. 1, p. 21-28.

Maxwell, E. E., Scheyer, T. M., and Fowler, D. A., 2014, An evolutionary and developmental prespective on the loss of regionalization in the limbs of derived ichthyosaurs: Geological MAgazine, v. 151, v. 1, p. 29-40.

Montani, R., Jiang, D.-Y., Chen, G.-B., Tintori, A., Rieppel, O., Ji, C., and Huang, J.-D., 2014, A basal ichthyosauriform with a short snout from the Lower Triassic of China: Nature Letters, published on line, 7pp. (Cartorhynchus lenticarpus)

Montani, R., Jinag, D.-Y., Tintori, A., Rieppel, O., and Chen, B.-b., 2014, Terrestrial origin of viviparity in Mesozoic marine reptiles indicated by Early Triassic Embryonic fossils: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 2, 6 pp. Link to pdf

Nakajima, Y., Houssaye, A., and Endo, H., 2014, Osteohistology of the Early Triassic ichthyopterygian reptile Utatsusaurus hataii: implications for early ichthyosaur biology: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 2, p. 343-252. Link to pdf

Roberts, A. J., Druckenmiller, P. S., Saetre, G.-P., and Hurum, H. H., 2014, A new Upper Jurassic ophthalmosaurid ichthyosaur from the Slottsmoya Member, Agardhfjellet Formation of Central Spitsbergen: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 24, 6 pp. (Janusaurus lundi) Link to pdf

Scheyer, T. M., Romano, C., Jenks, J., and Bucher, H., 2014, Early Triassic marine biotic recovery: the predators' perspective: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 1, 61 pp. Link to pdf

Stinnesbeck, W., Frey, E., Rivas, L., Perez, J. P. Cartes, M. L., Soto, C. S., and Lobos, P. Z., 2014, A lower Cretaceous ichthyosaur graveyard in deep marine slope channel deposits at Torres de Paine National Park, southern Chile: Geological Society of America Bulletin, published online, 23 pp.

Vincent, P., Taquet, P., Fischer, V., Bardet, N., Falconnet, J., and Godefroit, P., 2014, Mary Anning's legacy to French vertebrate paleontology: Geological Magazine, v. 151, n. 1, p. 7-20.

Zammit, M., Kear, B. P., and Norris, R. M., 2014, Locomotory capabilities in the Early Cretaceous ichthyosaur Platypterygius austalis based on osteological comparisons wiht extant marine mammals: Geological Magazine, v. 151, n. 1, p. 87-99.


Sauropterygians and Placodontians

Genus: Nova (5)

Cardiocorax ARAUJO, POLCYN, SCHULP, MATEUS, JACOBS, OLIMPIO GONCALVES & MORALS, 2014
Horaffia KLEIN & HAGDORN, 2014
Majiashanosaurus JIANG, MONTANI, TINTORI, RIEPPEL, CHEN, HUANG, ZHANG, SUN & JI, 2014
Odoiporosaurus RENESTO, BINELLI & HAGDORN, 2014
Pararcus KLEIN & SCHEYER, 2014

Species: Nova (6)

Aristonectes quiriquiensis OTERO, SOTO-ACUNA, O'KEEFE, O'GORMAN, STINNESBECK, SUAREZ, RUBILAR-ROGERS, SALAZAR & QUINZIO-SINN, 2014.
Cardiocorax mukulu ARAUJO, POLCYN, SCHULP, MATEUS, JACOBS, OLIMPIO GONCALVES & MORALS, 2014
Cymatosaurus erikae MAISCH, 2014
Horaffia kugleri KLEIN & HAGDORN, 2014
Majiashanosaurus discocoracoidis JIANG, MONTANI, TINTORI, RIEPPEL, CHEN, HUANG, ZHANG, SUN & JI, 2014
Nothosaurus zhangi LIU, HU, RIEPPEL, JIANG, BENTON, KELLEY, AITCHISON, ZHOU, WEN, HUANG, XIE, & LV, 2014
Odoiporosaurus teruzzii RENESTO, BINELLI & HAGDORN, 2014
Pararcus diepenbroeki KLEIN & SCHEYER, 2014
Pliosaurus patagonicus GASPARINI & O-GORMAN, 2014

Araujo, R., Polcyn, M. J., Schulp, A. S., Mateus, O., Jacobs, L. L., Olimpio Goncalves, O., and Morais, M.-L., 2014, A new elasmosaurid from the Early Maastrichtian of Angolia and the implications for girdle morphology and swimming style in plesiosaurs: Netherlands Journal of Geosciences, published online, 12 pp. (Cardiocorax mukulu) Link to pdf

Benson, R. B. J., and Bowdler, T., 2014, Anatomy of Colymbosaurus megadeirus (Repitila, Plesiosauria) from the Kimmeridge Clay Formation of the U. K., and high diversity among late Jurassic Plesiosauroids: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 5, p. 1053-1971.

Blackburn, D. G., and Sidor, C. A., 2014, Evolution of viviparous reproduction in Paleozoic and Mesozoic reptiles: Int. J. Dev. Biol, v. 58, p. 935-948.

Cau, A., and Fanti, F., 2014, A pliosauird plesiosauiran from the Rosso Ammonitico Veronese Formation of Italy: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 3, p. 643-650. Link to pdf Link to supplemntary information

Foffa, D., Sassoon, J., Cuff, A. R., Mavrogordato, M. N., and Benton, M. J., 2014, Complex rostral neurovascular system in a giant pliosaur: Naturwissenschaften, v. 101, p. 453-456.

Gasparini, Z., and O'Gorman, J. P., 2014, A new species of Pliosaurus (Sauropterygia, Plesiosauria) from the Upper Jurassic of Northwestern Patagonia, Argentina: Ameghinian, tomo 41, n. 4, p. 269-283. (Pliosaurus patagonicus)

Ji, C., Jiang, D.-Y., Rieppel, O., Motani, R., Tintori, A., and Sun, Z.-Y., 2014, A new specimen of Nothosaurus youngi from the Middle Triassic of Guizhou, China: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 2, p. 465-470.

Jiang, D.-Y., Montani, R., Tintori, A., Rieppel, O., Chen, G.-B., Huang, J.-D., Zhang, R., Sun, Z.-Y., and Ji, C., 2014, The Early Triassic eosauropterygian Majiashanosaurus discocoracoidis gen. et. sp. nov. (Reptilia, Sauropterygia), from Chaohu, Anhui Province, People's Republic of China: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 5, p. 1044-1052. (Majiashanosaurus discocoracoidis)

Klein, N., and Hagdorn, H., 2014, Humerus morphology and histology of a new marine reptile (Diapsida) from the Muschelkalk-Keuper-Grenzbonebed (Middle Triassic, Ladinian) of Southwest Germany: Palaeodiversity, v. 7, p. 23-38. (Horaffia kugleri)

Klein, N., and Scheyer, T. M., 2014, A new placodont sauropterygian from the Middle Triassic of the Netherlands: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 4, p. 887-904. (Pararcus diepenbroeki) Link to pdf Supplementary information

Klein, N., and Sichelschmidt, O. J., 2014, Remarkable dorsal ribs with distinct uncinate processes from the early Ansian of the Germanic basin (Winterswijk, The Netherlands): Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen, v. 271, n. 3, p. 307-314.

Lindgren, J., Sjovall,P., Carney, R. M., Uvdal, P., Gren, J. A., Dyke, G., Schultz, B. P., Shawkey, M. D., Barnes, K. R., adn Polcyn, M. J., 2014, Skin pigmentation provides evidence of convergent melansim in extinct marine reptiles: Nature, Research Letter, published on line, 5 pp.

Liu, J., Hu, S.-X., Rieppel, O., Jiang, D.-J., Benton, M. J., Kelley, N. P., Aitchison, J. C., Zhou, C.-Y., Wen, W., Huang, J.-Y., Xie, T., and Lv, T., 2014, A giganitc nothosaur (Reptilia: Sauropterygia from the Middle Triassic of SW China and its implications for the Triassic biotic recovery: Scientific Reports, published online, 9pp. (Nothosaurus zhangi) Link to pdf

Maisch, M. W., 2014, A well preserved skull of Cymatosaurus (Reptilia: Sauropterygia) from the uppermost Buntsandstein (Middle Triassic) of Germany: Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen, v. 272, n. 2, p. 213-224. (Cymatosaurus erikae)

O'Gorman, J. P., Otero, R. A., and Hiller, N., 2014, A new record of an aristonectine elasmosaurid (Sauropterygia, Plesiosauria) from the upper Cretaceous of New Zealand: implications for the Mauisaurus haasti hector, 1874 hypodigm: Alcheringa, v. 38, publisehd online, 9pp.

Otero, R. A., Soto-Acuna, S., O'Keefe, F. R., Salazar, C., and Arturo Quinzio-Sinn, L., 2014, Aristonectes quiriquinensis, sp. nov., a new highly derived elasmosaurid from the Upper Maastrichtian of central Chile: Journal of Palaeontology, v. 34, n. 1, p. 100-125 (Aristonectes quiriquinensis)

Otero, R. A., Soto-Acuna, S., Vargas, A. O., and Rubilar-Rogers, D., 2014, A new postcranial skeleton of an elasmosaurid plesiosaur from the Upper Cretaceous of central Chile and reasessment of Cimoliasuarus andium Deecke: Cretaceous Research, v. 50, p. 318-331.

Roberts, E. M., Lamanna, M. C., Clarke, J. A., Meng, J., Gorsack, E., Sertich, J. J. W., O'Connor, P. M., Claeson, K. M., and MacPhee, R. D. E., 2014, Stratigraphy and vertebrate paleoecology of Upper Cretaceous-?lowest Paleogene strata on Vega Island, Antarctica: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 402, p. 55-72.

Renesto, S., Binelli, G., and Hagdorn, H., 2014, A new pachypleurosaur from the Middle Triassic Besano Formation of Northern Italy: Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen, v. 271, n. 2, p. 151-168. (Odoiporosaurus teruzzii)

Sachs, S., Schubert, S., and Kear, B. P., 2014, Mitteilung über ein neues skelett eines Plesiosauriers (Reptilia: Sauropterygia) aus dem obetren Pliensbachium (Unterjura) von Bielefeld, Nordwestdeutschland (Note on a new plesiosaur (Reptilia: Sauropterygia) skeleton from the upper Pliensbachian (Lower Jurassic) of Bielefeld, northwest Germany): Berichte Naturwiss. Verein für Bielefeld und Umgegend, v. 52, p. 26-35. Link to pdf

Sato, T., Zhao, L.-J., Wu, X.-C., and Li, Ch., 2014, A new specimen of the Triassic psitosaurid Yunguisaurus, with implications for the origin of plesiosauria (Reptilia, Suaropterygia): Palaeontology, v. 57, part 1, p. 55-76.

Shang, Q.-H., Liu, J., Xu, G.-H., and Wang, L.-T., 2014, The age of Triassic marine reptile Kwangsisaurus orientalis (Sauropterygia) From Wuming, Guangxi, China: Vertebrata PalAsiatica, v. 52, n. 4, p. 381-389. Link to pdf

Scheyer, T. M., Romano, C., Jenks, J., and Bucher, H., 2014, Early Triassic marine biotic recovery: the predators' perspective: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 1, 61 pp. Link to pdf

Vincent, P., Taquet, P., Fischer, V., Bardet, N., Falconnet, J., and Godefroit, P., 2014, Mary Anning's legacy to French vertebrate paleontology: Geological Magazine, v. 151, n. 1, p. 7-20.

Voeten, D. F. A. E., Sander, P. M., and Klein, N., 2014, Skeletal material from larger Eusauropterygia (Reptilia: Eosauropterygia) with nothosaurian and cymatosaurian affinities from the Lower Muschelkalk of Winterswijk, The Netherlands: Paläontologische Zeitschrift, published online, 14pp.

Zhang, Q., Wen, W., Hu, S., Benton, M. J., Zhou, C., Xie, T., Lü, T., Huang, J., Choo, B. Chen, Z.-Q., Liu, J., and Zhang, Q., p. 2014, Nothosaur foraging tracks from the Middle Triassic of southwestern China: Nature Comunications, published online, 12 pp.


Lower Archosauromorpha

Genus: Nova (2)

Aenigmastropheus EZCURRA, SCHEYER & BUTLER, 2014
Jaxtasuchus SCHOCH & SUES, 2014

Species: Nova (2)

Aenigmastropheus parringtoni EZCURRA, SCHEYER & BUTLER, 2014
Jaxtasuchus salomoni SCHOCH & SUES, 2014

Blackburn, D. G., and Sidor, C. A., 2014, Evolution of viviparous reproduction in Paleozoic and Mesozoic reptiles: Int. J. Dev. Biol, v. 58, p. 935-948.

Ezcurra, M. D., Scheyer, T. M., and Butler, R. J., 2014, The origin and early evolution of sauria: reassessing the Permian saurian fossil record and the timing of the crocodile-lizard divergence: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 1, 36 pp. (Aenigmastropheus parringtoni) Link to pdf

Ezcurra, M. D., Trotteyn, M. J., Fiorelli, L. E., von Baczko, M. B., Taborda, J. R. A., Iberlucea, M., and Desojo, J. B., 2014, The oldest rhynchosaur from Argentina: a Middle Triassic rhychosaurid from the Chanares Formation (Ischigualasto-Villa Union Basin, La Rioja Province: Paläontologische Zeitschrift, v. 88, p. 453-460.

Iijima, M., and Kobayashi, Y., 2014, Convergences and trends in the evolution of the archosaur pelvis,: Paleobiology, v. 40, n. 4, p. 608-624.

Mancuso, A. C., Gaetano, L. C., Leardi, J. M., Abdala, F., and Arcucci, A. B., 2014, The Chanares Formation: a window to a Middle Triassic tetrapod community: Lethaia, v. 47, p. 244-265.

Matsumoto, R., Manabe, M., and Evans, S. E., 2014, The first record of a long-snouted choristodere (Reptilia, Diapsida) from the Early Cretaceous of Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan: Historicla biology, published online, 12pp.

Matsukawa, M., Shibata, K., Sato, K., Xu, X., and Lockley, M. G., 2014, The Early Cretaceous terrestrial ecosystems of the Jehol Biota based on food-web and energy-flow models: Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, v. 113, p. 836-853.

Niedzwiedzki, G., Sennikov, A., and Brusatte, S. L., 2014, The osteology and systemtic position of Dongusuchus efremovi Sennikov, 1988 from the Anisian (Middle Triassic) of Russia: Historical Biology, published online, 21pp.

Sales, M. A. F., and Schultz, C. L., 2014, Paleoneurology of Teyumbaita sulcognathus (Diapsida: Archosauromorpha) and the sense of smell in rhynchosaurs: Palaeontologica Electronica, v. 17, issue 1; 15A, 10pp. Link to pdf

Schoch, R. R., and Sues, H. D., 2014, A new archosauriform reptile from the Middle Triassic (Ladinian) of Germany: Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, v. 12, issue 1, p. 113-131. (Jaxtasuchus salomoni)

Sidor, C. A., Smith, R. M. H., Huttenlocker, A. K., and Peecook, B. R., 2014, New Middle Triassic tetrapods from the Upper Fremouw Formation of Antarctica and thier depositional seting: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 4, p. 793-801.

Vullo, R., Abit, D., Ballevre, M., Billon-Bruyat, J.-P., Bourgeais, R., Buffetaut, E., Daviero-Gomez, V., Garcia, G., Gomez, B., Mazin, J.-M., Morel, S., Neraudeau, D., Pouech, J., Rag, J.-C., Schnyder, J., and Tong, H., 2014, Paleontology of the Purbeck-type (Tithonian, Late Jurassic) bonebeds of Chassiron (Oleron Island, Western France): Comptes Rendus Palevol, v. 13, p. 421-441.

Wang, Y., Yang, D., Han, J., Wang, L., Yao, J, and Liu, D., 2014, The Triassic U-Pb age for the aquatic long-necked protorosaur of Guizhou, China: Geological Magazine, v. 151, n. 4, p. 749-754.


“Thecodontia, Pseudosuchia"

Genus: Nova (2)

Polesinesuchus ROBERTO-DA-SILVA, DESOJO, CABREIRA, AIRES, MÜLLER, PACHEO & DIAS-DA-SILVA, 2014
Pseudochampsa TROTTEYN, & EZCURRA, 2014

Species: Nova (3)

Garjainia madiba GOWER, HANCOX, BOTHA-BRINK, SENNIKOV & BUTLER, 2014
Hyperdapedon tikiensis MUKHERJEE & RAY, 2014
Polesinesuchus aurelioi ROBERTO-DA-SILVA, DESOJO, CABREIRA, AIRES, MÜLLER, PACHEO & DIAS-DA-SILVA, 2014

Synonym: Nova (1)

Pseudochampsa ischigualastensis (TROTTEYN, MARTINEZ & ALCOBER, 2012) TROTTEYN, & EZCURRA, 2014
= Chanaresuchus ischigualastensis TROTTEYN, MARTINEZ & ALCOBER, 2012

Botha-Brink, J., Huttenlocker, A. K,. and Modesto, S. P., 2014, Vertebrate paleontology of Nooitgedacht 68: A Lystrosaurus maccaigi-rich Permo-Triassic Boundary locality in South Africa: In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part IV, Theriodontia, Chapter 17, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 289-304.

Ezcurra, M. D., 2014, The osteology of the basal archosauromorph Tasmaniosaurus triassicus from the Lower Triassic of Tasmania, Australia: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 1, 31 pp. Link to pdf

Gower, D. J., Hancox, P. J., Botha-Brink, J., Sennikov, A. G., and Butler, R. J., 2014, A new species of Garjainia Ochev, 1958 (Diapsida: Archosauriformes: Erythrosuchidae) from the Early Triassic of South Africa: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 1, 31 pp. (Garjainia madiba) Link to pdf

Iijima, M., and Kobayashi, Y., 2014, Convergences and trends in the evolution of the archosaur pelvis,: Paleobiology, v. 40, n. 4, p. 608-624.

Lautenschlager, S., and Rauhut, O. W. M., 2014, Osteology of Rauisuchus tiradentes from the Late Triassic (Carnian) Santa Maria Formation of Brazil, and its implications for rauisuchid anatomy and phylogeney: Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 37p.

Mancuso, A. C., Gaetano, L. C., Leardi, J. M., Abdala, F., and Arcucci, A. B., 2014, The Chanares Formation: a window to a Middle Triassic tetrapod community: Lethaia, v. 47, p. 244-265.

Mateus, O., Butler, R. J., Brusatte, S. L., Whitseide, J. H., and Steyer, J. S., 2014, The first phytosaur (Diapsida, Archosauriformes) from the Late Triassic of the Iberian PEninsula: Journal of Vertebrate Palaeontology, v. 34, n. 4, p. 970-975.

Mukherjee, D., and Ray, S., 2014, A new Hyperodapedon (Archosauromorpha,Rhynchosauria) from the Upper Triassic of India:implications for rhynchosaur phylogeny: Palaeontology, v. 57, part 6, p. 1241-1276. (Hyperdapedon tikiensis)

Roberto-da-Silva, L., Desojo, J. B., Cabreira, S. F., Aires, A. S. S., Müller, R. T., Pacheco C. P., and Dias-da-Silva, S., 2014, A new aetosaur from the Upper Triassic of the Santa Maria Formation, sourthern Brazil: Zootaxa, n. 3764, (3), p. 240-278. (Polesinesuchus aurelioi)

Scheyer, T. M., Romano, C., Jenks, J., and Bucher, H., 2014, Early Triassic marine biotic recovery: the predators' perspective: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 1, 61 pp. Link to pdf

Sookias, R. B., Sennikov, A. G. Gower, D. J., and Butler, R. J., 2014, The monophyly of Euparkeriidae (Reptilia: Archosauriformes) and the origins of Archosauria: a revision of Dorosuchus neoetus from the Mid-Triassic of Russia: Palaeontology, v. 57, part 6, p. 1177-1202.

Sookias, R. B., Sullivan, C., Liu, J., and Butler, R. J., 2014, Systematics of putative euparkeriids (Diapsida: Archosauriformes) from the Triassic of China: PeerJ, 2:e658: DOI 10.77717/peerj.658, 44pp. Link to pdf

Trotteyn, M. J., and Ezurra, M. D., 2014, Osteology of Pseudochampsa ischigualastensis gen. et comb. nov. (Archosauriformes: Proterochampsidae) from the Early Late Triassic Ischigualasto Formation of Northwestern Argentina: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 11, 37 pp. (Pseudochampsa ischigualastensis = Chanaresuchus ischigualastensis) Link to pdf

Witzmann, F., Schwarz-Wings, D., Hampe, O., Fritisch, G., and Asbach, P., 2014, Evidence of spondyloarthropathy in the spine of a phytosaur (Reptilia: Archosauriformes) from the Late Triassic of Halberstadt, Germany: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 1, 13 pp. Link to pdf


Crocodilia (Mesosuchia, Eusuchia)

Genus: Nova (5)

Aplestosuchus GODY, MONTEFELTRO, NORELL, & LANGER, 2014
Chalawan MARTIN, LAUPRASERT, BUFFETAUT, LIARD & SUTEETHORN, 2014
Rukwasuchus SERTICH & O'CONNOR, 2014
Sahitischus KELLNER, PINHEIRO & CAMPOS, 2014
Wannchampsus ADAMS, 2014

Species: Nova (8)

Allodaposuchus palustris BLANCO, PUERTOLAS-PASCUAL, MARMI, VILA & SELLES, 2014
Allodaposuchus subjuniperus PUERTOLAS-PASCUAL, CANUDO, & MORENO-AZANZA, 2014

Aplestosuchus sordidus GODY, MONTEFELTRO, NORELL, & LANGER, 2014
Caipirasuchus stenognathus POL, NASCIMENTO, CARVALHO, RICCOMINI, PIRES-DOMINGUES & ZAHER, 2014
Machimosaurus buffetauti YOUNG, HUA, STEEL, FOFFA, BRUSATTE, THÜRING, MATEUS, RUIZ-OMENACA, HAVLIK, LEPAGE & DE ANDRADE, 2014
Rukwasuchus yajabalijekund SERTICH & O'CONNOR, 2014
Sahitischus flumiensis KELLNER, PINHEIRO & CAMPOS, 2014
Wannchampsus kirpachi ADAMS, 2014

Synonomy: Nova (2)

Caipirasuchus monleallensis (ANDRADE & BERTINI, 2008) POL, NASCIMENTO, CARVALHO, RICCOMINI, PIRES-DOMINGUES & ZAHER, 2014
= Sphagesaurus monleallensis ANDRADE & BERTINI, 2008
Chalawan thailandicus MARTIN, LAUPRASERT, BUFFETAUT, LIARD & SUTEETHORN, 2014
= Sunosuchus thailandicus BUFFETAUT & INGAVAT, 1980

Adams, T. L., 2014, Small crocodyliform from the Lower Cretaceous (Late Aptian) of Central Texas and its systematic relationship to the evoution of Eusuchia: Journal of Paleontology, v. 88, n. 5, p. 1031-149. (Wannchampsus kirpachi)

Alvarado-Ortega, Jesus, Barrientos-Lara, J. I., Espinosa-Arrubarrena, L., and Melgarejo-Damian, M. del, P., 2014, Late Jurassic marine vertebrates from Tlaxiaco, OaXaca State, southern Mexico: Palaeontologica Electronica, v. 17, Issue 1;24A;25pp. Link to pdf

Blanco, R. E., Jones, W. W., and Vilamil, J., 2014, The 'death roll' of giant fossil crocodylifroms (Crocodylomorpha: Neosuchia): allometric and skull strength analysis: Historical Biology, publisehd online, 11pp.

Blanco, A., Puertolas-Pascual, E., Marmi, J,. Vila, B., and Selles, A. G., 2014, Allodaposuchus palustris sp. nov. from the Upper Cretaceous of Fumanya (South-Eastern Pyrenees, Iberian Peninsula): Systematics, Palaeoecology and Palaeobiogeography of the enigmatic Allodaposuchia crocodylians: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 12, 34 pp. (Allodaposuchus palustris)

Brochu, C. A., and Jimenez-Vazquez, O., 2014, Enigmatic crocodyliformes from the Early Miocene of Cuba: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 5, p. 1094-1101.

Buffrenil, V. de, Clarac, F., Fau, M., Martin, S., Martin, B., Pelle, E., and Laurin, M, 2014, Differntiation and growth of bone ornamentation in vertebrates: a comparative histological sudy among the crocodylomorpha: Journal of Morphology, published online, 21pp.

Dinets, V., Britton, A., and Shirley, M., 2014, Climbing behaviour in extant crocodilians: Herpetology Notes, v. 7, p. 3-7.

Drumheller, S. K., and Brochu, C. A., 2014, A diagnosis of Alligator mississippiensis bite marks with comparisons to existing crocodylian datasets: Ichnos, v. 21, p. 131-146.

Foffa, D., and Young, M. T., 2014, The cranial osteology of Tyrannoneustes lythrodectikos (Crocodylomorpha: Metriorhynchidae) from the Middle Jurassic of Europe: Peer J., 2:e608: DOI 10.7717;peerj.608, 44pp. Link to pdf

Fortier, D. C., de Souza-Filho, J. P., Guilherme, E., Machiente, A. A. R., and Schultz, C. L., 2014, A new specimen of Caiman brevirostris (Crocodylia, Alligatoridae) from the Late Miocene of Brazil: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 4, p. 820-834.

Gody, P. L., Montefeltro, F. C., Norell, M. A., and Langer, M. C,. 2014, An additional baurusuchid from the Cretaceous of Brazil with evidence of interspecific predation among crocodyliformes: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 15, 12 pp. (Aplestosuchus sordidus) Link to pdf

Gubin, Y. M., 2015, Vertebrates. In: Upper Jurassic Lagerstatte Shar Teg, Southwestern Mongolia, Ponomarenkov, A. G., Aristov, D. S., Bashkuev, A. S., Gubin, Y. M., Khramov, A. V., Lukashevich, E. D., Popov, Y. A., Pritykina, L. N., Sinista, S. M., Sinitshenkova, N. D., Sukatsheva, I. D., Vassilenko, D. V., and Yan, E. V., Paleontological Journal, v. 48, p. 1631-1635.

Herrera, Y., and Vennari, V. V., 2015 (published 2014). Cranial anatomy and neuroanatomical features of a new specimen of Geosaurini (Crocodylomorpha: Metriorhynchidae) from west-cental Argentina: Historical Biology, v. 27, n. 1, p. 33-41.

Iijima, M., and Kobayashi, Y., 2014, Convergences and trends in the evolution of the archosaur pelvis,: Paleobiology, v. 40, n. 4, p. 608-624.

Jouve, S., Bouya, B., Amaghzaz, M., and Meslouh, S., 2014, Maroccosuchus zennaroi (Crocodylia: Tomistominae) from the Eocene of Morocco: Phylogenetic and palaeobiogographical implications of the basalmost tomistomine: Journal fo Systematic Paleontology, published 25pp.

Kellner, A. W. A., Pinheiro, A. E. P., and Campos, D. A., 2014, A new sebechid from the paleogene of Brazil and the crocodyliform radiation after the K-Pg boundary: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 1, 11 pp. (Sahitischus flumiensis) Link to pdf

Martin, J. E., Amiot, R., Lecuyer, C,. and Benton, M. J., 2014, Sea surface temperature contributes to marine crocodylomorph evolution: Nature communications, published on line, 7 pp.

Martin, J. E., Lauprasert, K., Buffetaut, E., Liard, R., and Suteethorn, V., 2014, A large pholidosaurid in the Phu Kradung Formation of North-Eastern Thailand: Palaeontology, v. 57, part 4, p. 757-769. (Chalawan thailandicus = Sunosuchus thailandicus)

Martin, J. E., Rabi, M., Csiki-Sava, Z., and Vasile, S., 2014, Cranial morphology of Theirosuchus sympiestodon (Mesoeucrocodylia, Atoposauridae) and the widespread occurrence of Theriosuchus in the Late Cretaceous of Europe: Journal of Paleontology, v. 88, n. 3, p. 444-456.

Pedroso de Andrade, R. C., and Sayao, J. M., 2014, Paleohistology and lifestyle inferences of a dyrosaurid (Archosauria: Crocodylomorph) from Paraiba Basin (Northeastern Brazil: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 7, 11 pp. Link to pdf

Pol, D., Nascimento, P. M., Carvalho, A. B., Riccomini, C., Pires-Domingues, P. A., and Zaher, H., 2014, A new notosuchian from the Late Creaceous of Brazil and the phylogeny of advanced notosuchians: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 4, 66 pp. (Caipirasuchus monleallensis = Sphagesaurus monleallensis, Caipirasuchus stenognathus) Link to pdf

Puertolas-Pascual, E., Canudo, J. L., and Moreno-Azanza, M., 2014, The early eosuchian crocodylomorph Allodaposuchus subjuniperus sp. nov., a new species from the latest Cretaceous (upper Maastrichtian) of Spain: Historical Biology, v. 26, n. 1, p. 91-109. (Allodaposuchus subjuniperus)

Russo, J., Mateus, O., Balbino, A., and Marzola, M., 2014, Crocodylmoprh eggs and eggshells from the Lourinha Fm. (Upper Jurassic), Portugal: Comunicacoes Geologicas, v. 101, especial 2, p. 563-566.

Schwarz-Wings, D., 2014, The feeding apparatus of dyrosaurids (Crocodyliformes): Geological Magazine, v. 151, n. 1, p. 144-166.

Schwarz-Wings, D., Milan, J., and Gravesen, P., 2014, A new eusuchian (Crocodylia) tooth from the Early or Middle Paleocene, wiht a description of the Early-Middle Paleocene boudnary succession at Gemmas Alle, Copenhagen, Denmark: Bulletin of the Geological Society of Denmark, v. 62, p. 17-26.

Sertich, J. J. W., and O'Connor, P. M., 2014, A new crocodyliform form the Middle Cretaceous Galula Formation, Southwestern Tanzania: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 3, p. 576-596. (Rukwasuchus yajabalijekundu)

Skutschas, P. P., Danilov, I. G., Kodrul, T. M., and Jin, J., 2014, The first discovery of an alligatorid (Crocodylia, Alligatoroidea, Alligatoridae) in the Eocene of China: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 2, p. 471-476.

Tennant, J. P., and Mannion, P. D., 2014, Revision of the Late Jurassic crocodyliform Alligatorellus, and evidence for allopatric speciation driving high diversity in western European atoposaurids: Peer J., 2:599; DOI 19.7717/peerj.599. 37 pp. Link to pdf

Tineo, D. E., Bona, P., Perez, L. M., Vergani, G. D., Gonzalez, G., Poire, D. G., Gasparini, Z., and Legarreta, P., 2014, Palaeonevironmental implications of the giant crocodylian Mourasuchus (Alligatoridae, Caimaninae) in the Yecua Formation (late Miocene) of Bolivia: Alcheringa, v. 39, p. 224-235.

Vullo, R., Abit, D., Ballevre, M., Billon-Bruyat, J.-P., Bourgeais, R., Buffetaut, E., Daviero-Gomez, V., Garcia, G., Gomez, B., Mazin, J.-M., Morel, S., Neraudeau, D., Pouech, J., Rag, J.-C., Schnyder, J., and Tong, H., 2014, Paleontology of the Purbeck-type (Tithonian, Late Jurassic) bonebeds of Chassiron (Oleron Island, Western France): Comptes Rendus Palevol, v. 13, p. 421-441.

Young, M. T., Hua, S., Steel, L., Foffa, D., Brusatte, S. L., Thüring, S., Mateus, O., Ruiz-Omenaca, J. I., Havlik, P., Lepage, Y., and de Andrade, M. B., 2014, Revision of the Late Jurassic teleosaurid genus (Crocodylomorpha, Thalattosuchia): Royal Society Open Science, published on line, 43 pp. (Machimosaurus buffetauti) Link to pdf

Young, M. T., Steel, L., Brusatte, S. L., Foffa, D,. and Lepage, Y., 2014, Tooth serration morphologies of the genus Machimosaurus (Crocodylomorpha, Thalattosuchia) from the Late Jurassic of Europe: Royal Soceity Open Science, published on-line, 14pp. Link to pdf

Young, M. T., Steel, L., Foffa, D., Price, T., Naish, D., and Tennant, J. P., 2014, Marine tethysuchian crocodyliform from the isle ?Aptian-Albian (Lower Cretaceous) of the Isle of Wight, UK: Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, v. 113, p. 854-871.


Pterosaurs

Genus: Nova (6)

Aerodactylus VIDOVIC & MARTILL, 2014
Caiuajara MANZIG, KELLNER, WEINSCHÜTZ, FRAGOSO, VEGA, GUIMARAES, GODY, LICCARDO, RICETTI, & DE MOURA, 2014
Daohugoupterus CHENG, WANG, JIANG, & KELLNER, 2014
Hamipterus WANG, KELLNER, JIANG, WANG, MA, PALDOULA, CHENG, RODRIGUES, MENG, ZHANG, LI & ZHOU, 2014
Ikrandraco WANG, RODRIGUES, JIANG, CHENG & KELLNER, 2014
Maaradactylus BANTIM, SARAIVA, OLIVEIRA, & SAYAO, 2014

Species: Nova (6)

Boreopterus giganticus JIANG, WANG, MENG & CHENG, 2014
Caiuajara dobruskii MANZIG, KELLNER, WEINSCHÜTZ, FRAGOSO, VEGA, GUIMARAES, GODY, LICCARDO, RICETTI, & DE MOURA, 2014
Daohugoupterus delicatus CHENG, WANG, JIANG, & KELLNER, 2014
Hamipterus tianshanensisWANG, KELLNER, JIANG, WANG, MA, PALDOULA, CHENG, RODRIGUES, MENG, ZHANG, LI & ZHOU, 2014
Ikrandraco avatar WANG, RODRIGUES, JIANG, CHENG & KELLNER, 2014
Maaradactylus kellneri BANTIM, SARAIVA, OLIVEIRA, & SAYAO, 2014

Synonym: Nova (1)

Aerodactylus scolopaciceps (MEYER, 1960) VIDOVIC & MARTILL, 2014
= Pterodactylus scolopaciceps MEYER, 1960
Scaphognathus robustus (CHENG, WANG, JIANG & KELLNER, 2012) BENNETT, 2014
= Jianchangnathus robustus CHENG, WANG, JIANG & KELLNER, 2012

Aires, A. S. S., Kellner, A. W. A., Muller, R. T., da Silva, L. R., Pacheco, C. P., and Dias-Da-Silva, S., 2014, New postcranial elements of the Thalassodrominae (Pterodactyloidea, Tapejaridae) from the Romualdo Formation (Aptian-Albian), Santana Group, Araripe Basin, Brazil: Palaeontology, v. 57, part 2, p. 343-355.

Aureliano, T., Ghilardi, A. M., Duque, R. R. C., and Barreto, A. M. F., 2014, On the occurrence of pterosauria in Exu, Pernambuco (Lower Cretaceous Romualdo Formation, Araripe Basin), Northeastern Brazil: Estudos Geologicos, v. 24, n. 2, p. 15-27.

Averianov, A., 2014, Review of taxonomy, geographic distribution, and paleoenvironments of Azhdarchidae (Pterosauria): ZooKeys, n. 432, 107pp. Link to pdf

Averianov, A. O., and Popov, E. V., 2014, A pterosaurian vertebra from the Upper Cretaceous of the Saratov Region: Paleontolgical Journal, v. 48, n. 3, p. 326-329.

Bantim, R. A. M., Saraiva, A. A. F., Oliveira, G. R., and Sayao, J. M., 2014, A new toothed pterosaur (Pterodactyloidea: Anhangueridae) from the Early Cretaceous Romualdo Formation, NE Brazil: Zootaxa, issue 3869, n. 3, p. 201-223. (Maaradactylus kellneri)

Bantim, R. A. M., Saraiva, A. A. F., and Sayao, J. M., 2014, Skul variation and the shape of the sagittal premaxillary crest in anhanguerid pterosaurs (Pterosauria, Pterodactyloidea) from the Araripe Basin, Northeast Brazil: Historical Biology, published online, 8pp.

Bennett, S. C., 2014, A new specimen of pterosaur Scaphognathus crassirostris, with comments on constraint of cervical vertebrae number in pterosaurs: Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen, v. 271, n. 3, p. 327-348. (Scaphognathus robustus = Jianchangnathus robustus)

Benson, R. B. J., Frigot, R. A., and Goswami, A., Andres, B., and Butler, R. J., 2014, Competition and constraint drove Cope's rule in the evolution of giant flying reptiles: Nature Communications, published on line, 8pp.

Cheng, X., Wang, X., Jiang, S., and Kellner, W. A., 2014, Short note on a non-pterodactyloid pterosaur from the Upper Jurassic deposits of Inner Mongolia, China: Historical Biology, published on line, 6pp. (Daohugoupterus delicatus)

Dalla Vecchia, F. M., and Cau, A., 2014, Re-examination of the purported pterosaur wing metacarpals from the Upper Triassic of England: Historical Biology, published online, 13pp.

Geist, N. R., Hillenius, W. J., Frey, E., Jones, T. D., and Elgin, R. A., 2014, Breathing in a box: constraints on lung ventilation in giant pterosaurs: The Anatomical Record, v. 297, p. 2233-2253.

Hone, D. W. E., and Henderson, D. M., 2014, The posture of floating pterosaurs: Ecological implications for inhabiting marine and freshwater habitats: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 394, p. 89-98.

Hyder, E. S., Witton, M. P., and Martill, D. M., 2014, Evolution of the pterosaur pelvis: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 1, p. 109-124. Link to pdf

Iijima, M., and Kobayashi, Y., 2014, Convergences and trends in the evolution of the archosaur pelvis,: Paleobiology, v. 40, n. 4, p. 608-624.

Jiang, S.-X., Wang, X.-L., Meng, X., and Cheng, X., 2014, A new boreopterid pterosaur from the Lower Cretaceous of western Liaoning, China, wiht a reassessment of the phylogenetic relationships of the Boreopteridae: Journal of Paleontology, v. 88, n. 4, p. 823-828. (Boreopterus giganticus)

Liu, D.-X., Zhou, C.-F., Wang, J-Q., Li, W.-G., and Wei, Q.-W., 2014, New data on the cervical morphology of the Chinese tapejarine: Historical Biology, published online, p. 1-8.

Manzig, P. C., Kellner, A. W. A., Weinschütz, L. C., Fragoso, C. E., Vega, C. S., Guimaraes, G. B., Dodoy, L. C., Liccardo, A., Ricetti, J. H. Z., and de Moura, C. C., 2014, Discovery of a rare pterosaur bone bed in a Cretaceous desert with insights on ontogeny and behavior of flying reptile: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 8, 10 pp. (Caiuajara dobruskii)

Martill, D. M., and Ibrahim, N., 2014, An unusual modification of the jaws in cf. Alanqa, a mid-Cretaceous azhdarchid pterosaur from the Kem Kem beds of Morocco: Cretaceous Research, v. 53, p. 59-67.

Martin, E. G., and Palmer, C., 2014, Air space proportion in pterosaur limb bones using computed tomography and its implications for previous estimates of pneumaticity: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 5, 6 pp. Link to pdf

Matsukawa, M., Shibata, K., Sato, K., Xu, X., and Lockley, M. G., 2014, The Early Cretaceous terrestrial ecosystems of the Jehol Biota based on food-web and energy-flow models: Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, v. 113, p. 836-853.

Middleton, K. M., and English, L. T., 2014, Challenges and advances in the study of pterosaur flight: Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 92, p. 1-15.

Prodvai, E., Dodor, E. R., and Osi, A., 2014, Does morphology reflect osteohistology-based ontogeny? A case study of Late Cretaceous pterosaur jaw symphyses from Hungary revales hidden taxonomic diveristy: Paleobiology, v. 40, n. 2, p. 288-321.

Rodrigues Costa, F., Rocha-Barbosa, O., and Kellner, A. W. A., 2014, Mylogical reconstruction of the pelvic girdle of Anhanguera piscator (Pterosauria: Pterodactyloidea) using three-dimensional virtual animation: Rev. Bras. Paleontol, v. 17, n. 1, p. 11-21.

Senter, P., and Klein, D. M., 2014, Ivenstigation of clams of late-surviving pterosaurs: the cases of Belon's, Aldrovandi's and Cardinal Barberini's winged dragons: Palaeontologia Electronica, v. 17, issue 3;41A, 19pp.

Steel, L., and O'Sullivan, M., 2014, A Scottish pterosaur in London: the first record of pterosauria from the Upper Jurassic (Kimmeridgian) of Eathie (Ross and Cromarty), Scotland: Historical Biology, published online, 1-6.

Sullivan, C., Wang, Y., Hone, D. W. E., Wang, Y., Xu, X., and Zhang, F., 2014, The vertebrates of the Jurassic Daohugou biota of northeastern China: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 2, p. 243-280.

Teng, F., Lu, J,. Wei, X., Hsiao, Y., and Pittman, M., 2014, New material of Zhengyuanopterus (Pterosauria) from the Early Cretaceous Yixian Formation of Western Liaoning: Acta Geologica Sinica (English Edition), v. 88, n. 1, p. 1-5. Link to pdf

Tokita, M., 2014, How the pterosaur got its wings: Biological Review, publishe on line, 17pp.

Upchurch, P., Andres, B., Butler, R. J., and Barrett, P. M., 2014, An analysis of pterosaurian biogeography: implications for the evolutionary history and fossil record quality of the first flying vertebrtaes: Historical Biology, published on line, p. 21pp.

Vila Nova, B. C., Sayao, J. M., Neuman, V. H. M. L., and Kellner, A. W. A., 2014, Redescription of Ceardactylus atrox (Pterosauria, Pterodactyloidea) from the Early Cretaceous Romualdo Formaiton (Santana Group) of the Araripe Basin, Brazil: Journal of Vertebrtae Palaeontology, v. 34, n. 1, p. 126-134.

Vidovic, S. U., and Martill, D. M., 2014, Pterodactylus scolopaciceps Meyer, 1860 (Pterosauria, Pterodactyloidea) from the Upper Jurassic of Bavaria, Germany: The problem of cryptic pterosaur taxa in early ontogeny. Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 1-16 pp. (Aerodactylus scolopaciceps = Pterodactylus scolopaciceps) Link to pdf

Vullo, R., Abit, D., Ballevre, M., Billon-Bruyat, J.-P., Bourgeais, R., Buffetaut, E., Daviero-Gomez, V., Garcia, G., Gomez, B., Mazin, J.-M., Morel, S., Neraudeau, D., Pouech, J., Rag, J.-C., Schnyder, J., and Tong, H., 2014, Paleontology of the Purbeck-type (Tithonian, Late Jurassic) bonebeds of Chassiron (Oleron Island, Western France): Comptes Rendus Palevol, v. 13, p. 421-441.

Wang, X., Kellner, A. W. A., Jiang, S., Wang, Q., Ma, Y., Paldoula, Y., Xhing, X., Rodrigues, T., Meng, X., Zhang, J., Li, N., and Zhou, Z., 2014, Sexually dimorphic tridimensionally preserved pterosaurs and thier eggs from China: Current Biology, published online, 8pp. (Hamipterus tianshanensis) Link to pdf

Wang, X., Rodrigues, T., Jiang, S., Chang, X., and Kellner, A. W. A., 2014, An Early Cretaceous pterosaur with an unusual mandibular crest from China and a potential novel feeding strategy: Scientific Reports, published online, 9pp. (Ikrandraco avatar)

Wang, X., Shen, C., Gao, C., and Jin, K., 2014, New material of Feilongus (Reptilia: Pterosauria) from the Lower Cretaceous Jiufotang Formation of Western Liaoning: Acta Geologica Sinica (English Edition): v. 88, n. 1, p. 13-17. Link to pdf

Zhou, C.-F., 2014, Cranial morphology of a Scaphognathus-like pterosaur, Jiangchangnathus robustus, based on a new fossil from the Tiaojishan Formation of western Liaoning, China: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 3, p. 597-605.


Dinosaur

Dinosauromorpha

Bittencourt, J. S., Arcucci, A. B., Marsicano, C. A., and Langer, M. C., 2014, Osteology of the Middle Triassic archosaur Lewisuchus admixtus Romer (Chanares Formation, Argentina), its inclusivity, and relationships amongst early dinosauromorphs: Journal of systematic Palaeontology, 31 pp.

Kubo, T., and Kubo, M. O., 2014, Dental microwear of a Late Triassic dinosauriform, Silesaurus opolensis: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 2, p. 305-312. Link to pdf

Mancuso, A. C., Gaetano, L. C., Leardi, J. M., Abdala, F., and Arcucci, A. B., 2014, The Chanares Formation: a window to a Middle Triassic tetrapod community: Lethaia, v. 47, p. 244-265.

Müller, R. T., Langer, M. C., Aires, A. S. S., and Dias-Da-Silva, S., 2014, New dinosauriform (Ornithodira, Dinosauromorpha) record from the Upper Triassic of Southern Brazil: Paleontological Research, v. 18, n. 2, [. 118-121.

Niedzwiedzki, G,. Brusatte, S. L., Sulej, T., and Butler, R. J., 2014, Basal dinosauriform and theropod dinosaurs from the mid-late Noriain (Late Triassic) of Poland: implications for Triassic dinosaur evolution and distribution: Palaeontology, v. 57, part 6, p. 1121-1142.

Theropoda

Genus: Nova (9)

Arcovenator TORTOSA, BUFFETAUT, VIALLE, DUTOUR, TURINI & CHEYLAN, 2014
Anzu LAMANNA, SUES, SCHACHNER & LYSON, 2014
Camarillasaurus SANCHEZ-HERNANDEZ & BENTON, 2014
Changyuraptor HAN, CHIAPPE, JI, HABIB, TURNER, CHINSAMY, LIU & HAN, 2014
Datanglong MO, ZHOU, LI, HUANG, & CAO, 2014
Fosterovenator DALMAN, 2014
Gobivenator TSUIHIJI, BARSBOLD, WATABE, TSOGTBAATAR, CHINZORIG, FUJIYAMA & SUZUKI, 2014
Nanuqusaurus FIORILLO & TYKOSKI, 2014
Panguraptor YOU, AZUMA, WANG, WANG, & DONG, 2014
Tachiraptor LANGER, RINCON, RAMEZANI, SOLORZANO & RAUHAUT, 2014

Species: Nova (11)

Arcovenator escotae TORTOSA, BUFFETAUT, VIALLE, DUTOUR, TURINI & CHEYLAN, 2014
Allosaurus lucasi DALMAN, 2014
Anzu wyliei LAMANNA, SUES, SCHACHNER & LYSON, 2014
Camarillasaurus cirugedae SANCHEZ-HERNANDEZ & BENTON, 2014
Changyuraptor yangi HAN, CHIAPPE, JI, HABIB, TURNER, CHINSAMY, LIU & HAN, 2014
Datanglong guangxiensis MO, ZHOU, LI, HUANG, & CAO, 2014
Fosterovenator churei DALMAN, 2014
Gobivenator mongoliensis TSUIHIJI, BARSBOLD, WATABE, TSOGTBAATAR, CHINZORIG, FUJIYAMA & SUZUKI, 2014
Nanuqusaurus hoglundi FIORILLO & TYKOSKI, 2014
Panguraptor lufengensis YOU, AZUMA, WANG, WANG, & DONG, 2014
Tachiraptor admirabilis LANGER, RINCON, RAMEZANI, SOLORZANO & RAUHAUT, 2014
Torvosaurus gurneyi HENDRICKX & MATEUS, 2014

Alifanov, V. R., 2014, The Discovery of Late Jurassic Dinosaurs in Russia: Doklady Earth Sciences, v. 455, part 2, p. 365-367.

Allain, R., Vullo, r., Le Loeuff, & Tournepiche, J.-F., 2014, European ornithomimosaurs (Dinosauria, Theropoda): an undetected record: Geologica Acta, v. 12, n. 2, p. 127-135. Link to pdf

Balanoff, A. M., Bever, G. S., and Norell, M. A., 2014, Reconsidering the avian nature of the Oviraptorosaur brain (Dinosauria: Theropoda): Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 12, 15 pp. Link to pdf

Bell, P. R., and Currie, P. J., 2014, Albertosaurus (Dinosauria: Theropoda) material from an Edmontosaurus bonebed (Horseshoe Canyon Formation) near Edmonton; clarification of palaeogeographic distribution: Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 51, p. 1052-1057.

Bell, P. R., Currie, P. J., and Russell, D. A., 2014, Large caenagnathids (Dinosauria, Oviraptorosauria) from the Uppermost Cretaceous of western Canada: Cretaceous Research v. 52, p. 101-107.

Benton, M. J., 2014, How birds became birds: Science, v. 345, p. 508-509.

Callaway, E., 2014, Rival species recast significance of 'first bird': Nature, v. 516, p. 18-19. Link to pdf

Canale, J. I., Novas, F. E., and Pol, D., 2015 (published 2014): Osteology and phylogenetic relationships of Tyrannotitan chubutensis Novas, de Valais, Vickers-Rich and Rich, 2005 (Theropoda: Carcharodontodauridae) from the Lower Cretaceous of Patagonia, Argentina: Historical Biology, v. 27, n. 1, p. 1-32.

Canale, J. I., Novas, F. E., Salgado, L., and Coria, R. A., 2014, Cranial ontogenetic variation in Mapusaurus roseae (Dinosauria: Theropoda) and the probable role of heterochrony in carcharodontosaurid evolution: Paläontologische Zeitschrift, published online, 11pp.

Choiniere, J. N., Clark, J. M., Norell, M. A., and Xu, X., 2014, Cranial osteology of Haplocheirus sollers Choiniere et al., 2010 (Theropoda: Alvarezsauroidea): American Museum Novitates, n. 3816, 44 pp. Link to pdf

Cullen, T. M., Evans, D. C,. Ryan, M. J., Currie, P. J., and Kobayashi, Y., 2014, Osteohistological varation in growth marks and osteocyte lacunar density in a theropod dinosaur (Coelurosauria: ornithomimidae): BMC Evolutionary Biology, Bio MedCentral The Open Acess Publisher, published online, 26pp. Link to pdf

Czerkas, S. A., and Feduccia, A., 2014, Jurassic archosaur is a non-dinosaurian bird: Journal of Ornithology, published online, 11pp.

Dalman, S. G., 2014, Osteology of a large allosauroid theropod from the Upper Jurassic (Tithonian) Morrison Formation of Colorado, USA: Volumina Jurassica, v. 12, n. 2, p. 159-180. (Allosaurus lucasi) Link to pdf

Dalman, S. G., 2014, New data on small theropod dinosaurs from the Upper Jurassic Morrison Formation of Como Bluff, Wyoming, USA: Voluina Jurassica, v. 12, n. 2, p. 181-196. (Fosterovenator churei) Link to pdf

Delcourt, R., and Grillo, O. N., 2014, On maniraptoran material (Dinosauria: Theropoda) from Vale do Rio do Peixe Formation, Bauru Group, Brazil: Rev. bras, Paleontol, v. 17, n. 3, p. 307-316. Link to pdf

Delsate, D., and Ezcurra, M. D., 2014, The first Early Jurassic (Late Hettangian) theropod dinosaur remains from the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg: Geologica Belgica, v. 17, n. 2, p. 175-181. Link to pdf

Deeming, D. C., and Ruta, M,. 2014, Egg shape changes a the theropod-bird transition, and a morphometric study of amniote eggs: Royal Society Open Science, published online, 10 pp. Link to pdf

Eaton, J. E., Gardner, J. D., Kirkland, J. I., Brinkman, D. B., and Nydam, R. L., 2014, Vertebrates from the Iron Springs Formation, Upper Cretaceous, southwestern Utah: In: Geology of Utah's Far South, edited by MacLean, J. S., Biek, R. F., and Huntoon, J. E., Utah Geological Association Publication 43, p. 523-555.

Evangelista, D., Cardona, G., Guenther-Gleason, E., Huynh, T., Kwong, A., Marks, D., Ray, N., Tisbe, A., Tse, K., and Koehl, M., 2014, Aerodynamic characteristics of a feathered dinosaur measured using physical models. Effects on form on static stability and control effectivensis: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 1, 23 pp. Link to pdf

Fanti, F., Cau, A., Martinelli, A., and Contessi, M., 2014, Integrating palaeoecology and morphology in theropod diversity estimation: a case from the Aptian-Albian of Tunisia: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 410, p. 39-57.

Fiorillo, A. P., and Tykoski, R. S., 2014, A diminutive new Tyrannosaur from the Top of the World: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 3, 13 pp. (Nanuqusaurus hoglundi) Link to pdf

Fraser, G., 2014, "Bizarre structures" point to dromaeosaurs as parasites and a new theroy for the origin of avian flight: The Journal of Paleontological Sciences, 27pp. Link to pdf

Gasca, J. M., Canudo, J. I., and Moreno-Azanza, M., 2014, A large-bodied theropod (Detanurae: Carcharodontosauria) from the Mirabel Formation (Barremian) of Spain: Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen, v. 273, n. 1, p. 13-23.

Gianechini, F. A., Apesteguia, S., Landini, W., Finotti, F., Valieri, R. J., and Zandonai, F., 2015 (published, 2014); New abelisaurid remains from the Anacleto Formation (Upper Cretaceous), Patagonia, Argentina: Cretaceous Research, v. 54, p. 1-16.

Gubin, Y. M., 2015, Vertebrates. In: Upper Jurassic Lagerstatte Shar Teg, Southwestern Mongolia, Ponomarenkov, A. G., Aristov, D. S., Bashkuev, A. S., Gubin, Y. M., Khramov, A. V., Lukashevich, E. D., Popov, Y. A., Pritykina, L. N., Sinista, S. M., Sinitshenkova, N. D., Sukatsheva, I. D., Vassilenko, D. V., and Yan, E. V., Paleontological Journal, v. 48, p. 1631-1635.

Guinard, G., 2014, Introduction to evolutionary teratology, with an application to the forelimbs of Tyrannosauridae and Carnotaurinae (Dinosauria: Theropoda): Evolutionary Biology, published online, 22pp.

Han, G., Chiappe, L. M., Ji, S.-A., Habib, M., Turner, A. H., Chinsamy, A., Liu, X., and Han, L., 2014, A new raptorial dinosaur with exceptionally long feathering provides insights into dromaeosaurid flight performance: Nature Communications, published on line, 9 pp. (Changyuraptor yangi)

Hendrickx, C., and Mateus O., 2014, Torvosaurus gurneyi n. sp., the largest terrestrial predator from Europe, and a proposed terminology of the maxilla anatomy in nonavian theropods: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 3, 23 pp. Link to pdf

Hone, D. W. E., and Faulkes, C. G., 2014, A proposed frame work for establishing and evaluating hypotheses about the behaviour of extinct organisms: Journal fo Zoology, v. 292, p. 260-267.

Ibrahim, N., Sereno, P. C., Dal Sasso, C., Maganuco, S., Fabbri, M., Martill, D. M., Zouhri, S., Myhrvold, N., and Iurino, D. A., 2014, Semiaquatic adaptations in a giant predatory dinosaur: Science, Express Reports, published online, 7pp.

Iijima, M., and Kobayashi, Y., 2014, Convergences and trends in the evolution of the archosaur pelvis,: Paleobiology, v. 40, n. 4, p. 608-624.

Lamanna, M. C., Sues, H.-D., Schachner, E. R., and Lyson, T. R., 2014, A new large-bodied oviraptorosaurian theropod dinosaur from the Latest Cretaceous of Western north America: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 3, 23 pp. (Anzu wyliei) Link to pdf

Langer, M. C., Rincon, A. D., Ramezani, J, Solorzano, A., and Rauhut, O. W. M., 2014, New dinosaur (Theropoda, stem-Averostra) from the earliest Jurassic of the la Quinta Formation, Venezuelan Andes: Royal Society Open Science, published online, 13 pp. (Tachiraptor admirabilis) Link to pdf

Lautenschlager, S., 2014, Morphological and functional diversity in therizinosaur claw and the implications for theropod claw evolution: Proceedings of the Royal Society, published on line, 7pp.

Lee, S. A., and Thomas, J. D., 2014, Forelimbs of Tyrannosaurus Rex: a pathetic vestigal organ or an integral part of a fearsome predator? The Physics Teacher, v. 52, p. 521-524. Link to pdf

Lee, Y.-N., Barsbold, R., Currie, P. J., Kobayashi, Y., Lee, H.-J., Godefroit, P., Escullie, F., and Chinzorig, T., 2014, Resolving the long-standing enigmas of a giant ornithomimosuar Deinocheirus mirificus: Nature Letter, published online, 12 pp.

Lü, J., Yi, L,. Brusatte, S. L., Yang, L., Li, H., and Chen, L., 2014, A new clade of Asian Late Cretaceous long-snouted tyrannosaurids: Nature Communications, published online, 10 pp. (Qianzhousaurus sinensis)

Lü, J., Xu, L., Pu, H,. Jia, S., Azuma, Y., Chang, H., and Zhang, J., 2015, Paleogeographical significance of carcharodontosaurid teeth from the Late Early Cretaceosu of Ruyang, Henan Province of central China: Historical Biology, published online. 6pp.

Madzia, D., 2014, The first non-avian theropod from the Czech Republic: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 4, p. 855-862. Link to pdf Supplementary information

Malafaia, E., Ortega, F., Escaso, F., and Silva, B., 2014, New evidence of Ceratosaurus (Dinosauria: Theropoda) from the Late Jurassic of the Lusitanian Basin, Portugal: Historical Biology, published online, 9pp. Link to pdf

Matsukawa, M., Shibata, K., Sato, K., Xu, X., and Lockley, M. G., 2014, The Early Cretaceous terrestrial ecosystems of the Jehol Biota based on food-web and energy-flow models: Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, v. 113, p. 836-853.

Mendez, A. H., 2014, The caudal vertebral series in abelisaurid dinosaurs: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 1, p. 99-107. Link to pdf

Mendez, A. H., 2014, The cervical vertebrae of the Late Cretaceous abelisaurid dinosaur Carnotaurus sastrei: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 3, p. 569-579. Link to pdf

Mo, J., Huang, C., Xie, S,. and Buffetaut, E., 2014, A megatheropod tooth from the Early Cretaceous of Fusui, Guangxi, Southern China: Acta Geologica Sinica (English Edition): v. 88, n. 1, p. 6-12.

Mo, J., Zhou, F., Li, G., Huang, Z, and Cao, C., 2014, A new carcharodontosauria (Theropoda) from the Early Cretaceous of Guangxi, Southern China: Acta Geologica Sinica (English Edition), v. 88, n. 4, p. 1051-1059. (Datanglong guangxiensis)

Niedzwiedzki, G,. Brusatte, S. L., Sulej, T., and Butler, R. J., 2014, Basal dinosauriform and theropod dinosaurs from the mid-late Noriain (Late Triassic) of Poland: implications for Triassic dinosaur evolution and distribution: Palaeontology, v. 57, part 6, p. 1121-1142.

O'Connor, J. K., and Sullivan, C., 2014, Reinterpretation of the Early Cretaceous maniraptoran (Dinosauria: Theropoda) Zhongornis haoae as a scansoriopterygid-like non-avian, and morphological resemblance between scansoriopterygids and basal oviraptorsaurus: Vertebrata PalAsiatica, v. 52, n. 2, p. 3-30.

Palmer, C., 2014, The aerodynamics of gliding flight and its application to the arboreal flight of the Chinese feathered dinosaur Microraptor: Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, v. 113, p. 828-835.

Peecook, B. R., Wilson, J. A., Hernandez-Rivera, R., Montellano-Balestros, M., and Wilson, G. P., 2014, First tyrannosaurid remains from the Upper Cretaceous "El Gallo" Formation of Baja California, Mexico: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 1, p. 71-80. Link to pdf

Pei, R., Li, Q., Meng, Q., Gao, K.-Q., and Norell, M. A., 2014, A new specimen of Microraptor (Theropoda: Dromaeosauridae) from the Lower Cretaceous of western Liaoning, China: American Museum Novitates, n. 3821, 28 pp. Link to pdf

Persons, W. S., IV, Currie, P. J., and Norell, M. A., 2014, Oviraptorosaur tail forms and functons: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 3, p. 553-567. Link to pdf Link to supplemnetary information

Peterson, J. E., Coenen, J. J., and Noto, C. R., 2014, Fluvial transport potential of shed and root-bearing dinosaur teeth from the Late Jurassic Morrison Formation: PeerJ 2xe347: DO1 10.7717/peerj.347, p. 13pp. Link to pdf

Porfiri, J. D., Novas, F. E., Calvo, J. O., Agnolin, F. L., Ezcurra, M. D., and Cerda, I. A., 2014, Juvenile specimen of Megraraptor (Dinosauria, Theropoda) sheds light about tyrannosauroid radiation: Cretaceous Research, v. 51, p. 35-55.

Roberts, E. M., Lamanna, M. C., Clarke, J. A., Meng, J., Gorsack, E., Sertich, J. J. W., O'Connor, P. M., Claeson, K. M., and MacPhee, R. D. E., 2014, Stratigraphy and vertebrate paleoecology of Upper Cretaceous-?lowest Paleogene strata on Vega Island, Antarctica: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 402, p. 55-72.

Sanchez-Hernandez, B., and Benton, M. J., 2014, Filling the ceratosaur gap: a new ceratosaurian theropod from the Early Cretaceous of Spain: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 3, p. 581-600. (Camarillasaurus cirugedae) Link to pdf

Serrano-Branas, C. I., Torres-Rodriguez, E., Luna, P. C. R., Gonzalez, I., and Gonzalez-Leon, C., 2014, Tyrannosaurid teeth from the Lomas Colorados Formation, Cabullona Group (Upper Cretaceous) Sonora, Mexico: Cretaceous Research, v. 49, p. 169-171.

Shao, Z.-f., Fan, S.-h., Jia, S.-h., Tanaka, K., and Lü,, J.-c., 2014, Intact theropod dinosaur eggs with embryonic remains from the Late Cretaceous of southern China: Geological Bulletin of China, v. 33, n. . 7, p. 941-948.

Smith, D. K., 2014, The braincase of the North American therizinosaurian Nothronychus mckinleyi (Dinosauria, Theropoda): Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 3, p. 635-646.

Snively, E., Russell, A. P., Powell, G. L., Theodor, J. M., and Ryan, M. J., 2014, The role of the neck in the feeding behavour of the Tyrannosauridae: inference based on kinematics and muscle function of extant avians Journal of Zoology, .v 292, p. 290-303.

Sorkin, B., 2014, Aerial ability in basal Deinonychosauria: Bulletin of Gunma Museun of Natural history, v. 18, p. 21-34. Link to pdf

Sues, H.-D., and Averianov, A., 2014, Dromaeosauridae (Dinosauria: Theropoda) from the Bissekty Formation (Upper Cretaceous: Turonian) of Uzbekistan and the phylogenetic position of Itemirus medullairs Kurzanov, 1976: Cretaceous Research, v. 51, p. 225-240.

Sues, H.-D., and Averianov, A., 2015 (published 2014), New material of Caenagnathasia martinsoni (Dinosauria: Theropoda: Oviraptorosauria) from the Bissekty Formation (Upper Cretaceous: Turoniain) of Uzbekistan: Cretaceous Research, v. 54, p. 50-59.

Sullivan, C., Wang, Y., Hone, D. W. E., Wang, Y., Xu, X., and Zhang, F., 2014, The vertebrates of the Jurassic Daohugou biota of northeastern China: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 2, p. 243-280.

Torices, A., Funston, G. F., Kraichy, S. T., and Currie, P. J,. 2014, The first appearance of Troodon in the Upper Cretaceous site of Danek Bonebed, and a reevaluation of troodontid quantitative tooth morhpotypes: Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 51, p. 1039-1044.

Torices, A., Reichel, M., and Currie, P. J., 2014, Multivariate analysis of isolated tyranosaurid teeth from the Danek Bonebed, Horseshoe Canyon Formation, Alberta, Canada: Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 51, p. 1045-1051.

Tortosa, T., Buffetaut, E., Vialle, N., Dutour, Y., Turini, E., and Cheylan, G., 2014, A new abelisaurid dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous of southern France: palaeogeographical implications: Annles de Paleontologie, v. 100, p. 63-86. (Arcovenator escotae)

Tsuihijii, T., Barsbold, R., Watabe, M., Tsogtbaatar, K., Chinzorig, T., Fujiyama, Y., and Suzuki, S., 2014, An exquisitely preserved troodontid theropod with new information on the palatal structure from the Upper Cretaceous of Mongolia: Naturwissenchaften, published on line, 12 pp. (Gobivenator mongoliensis)

Vullo, R., Abit, D., Ballevre, M., Billon-Bruyat, J.-P., Bourgeais, R., Buffetaut, E., Daviero-Gomez, V., Garcia, G., Gomez, B., Mazin, J.-M., Morel, S., Neraudeau, D., Pouech, J., Rag, J.-C., Schnyder, J., and Tong, H., 2014, Paleontology of the Purbeck-type (Tithonian, Late Jurassic) bonebeds of Chassiron (Oleron Island, Western France): Comptes Rendus Palevol, v. 13, p. 421-441.

Williamson, T. E., and Brusatte, S. L., 2014, Small theropod teeth from the Late Cretaceous of the San Juan Basin, Northwestern New Mexico and their implications for understanding Latest Cretaceous dinosaur evolution: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 4, 23 pp. Link to pdf

Wick, S. L., 2014, New evidence for the possible occurrence of Tyrannosaurus in West Texas, and discussion of Maastrichtian tyrannosaurid dinosaurs from Big Bend National Park: Cretaceous Research, v. 50, p. 52-58.

Wings, O., Tütken, T., Fowler, D. W., Martin, T., Pfretszchner, H.-U., and Sun, G., 2014, Dinosaur teeth from the Jurassic Qigu and Shishugou Formations of the Junggar Basin (Xinjiang/China) and thier paleoecolotic implications:  Paläontologische Zeitschrift, published online, 18pp.

 Xing, L., Paulina-Carabajal, A., Currie, P. J., Xu, X., Zhang, J., Wang, T., Wang, T., Burnes, M. E., and Dong, Z.-M., 2014, Braincase anatomy of the basal theropod Sinosaurus from the Early Jurassic of China: Acta Geologica Sinica (English Edition): v. 88, n. 6, p. 1653-1664. Link to pdf

Xu, X., Han, F., and Zhao, Q., 2014, Homologies and homeothic transformation of the theropod 'semilunate' carpal: Scientific reports, published on-line, 7pp.

Xu, X., Zhou, Z., Dudley, R., Mackem, S., Chuong, C.-M., Erickson, G. M., and Varricchio, D. J., 2014, An integrative approach to understanding bird origins: Science, v. 346, p. 1341.

Xu, X., Zhou, Z., Dudley, R., Mackem, S., Chuong, C.-M., Erickson, G. M., and Varricchio, D. J., 2014, An integrative approach to understanding bird origins: Science, v. 346, published on line, 10 pp.

You, H.-L., Azuma, Y., Wang, T., Wang, Y.-M., and Dong, Z.-M., 2014, The first well-preserved coelophysoid theropod dinosaur from Asia: Zootaxa, n. 3873, issue 3, p. 233-249. (Panguraptor lufengensis)

Zheng, X., O'Connor, J., Wang, X., Wang, M., Zhang, X., and Zhou, Z., 2014, On the absence of sternal elements in Anchiornis (Paraves) and Sapeornis (Aves) and the complex early evolution of the avian sternum: Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, Early Edition, 6 pp.

Sauropodomorpha (Sauropoda, Prosauropoda)

Genus: Nova (9)

Dreadnoughtus LACOVARA, LAMANNA, IBIRICU, POOLE, SCHROETER, ULLMANN, VOEGELE, BOLES, CARTER, FOWLER, EGERTON, MOYER, COUGHENOUR, SCHEIN, HARRIS, MARTINEZ, & NOVAS, 2014
Huangshanlong HUANG, YOU, YANG, & REN, 2014
Leinkupal GALLINA, APESTEGUIA, HALUZA & CANALE, 2014
Quetecsaurus GONZALEZ RIGA & DAVID, 2014

Rukwatitan GORSCAK, O'CONNOR, STEVENS, & ROBERTS, 2014
Tambatitanis SAEGUSA & IKEDA, 2014
Vahiny CURRY ROGERS & WILSON, 2014
Yongijinglong LI, LI, YOU & DODSON, 2014
Zby MATEUS, MANNION, & UPCHUCH, 2014

Species: Nova (9)

Dreadnoughtus schrani LACOVARA, LAMANNA, IBIRICU, POOLE, SCHROETER, ULLMANN, VOEGELE, BOLES, CARTER, FOWLER, EGERTON, MOYER, COUGHENOUR, SCHEIN, HARRIS, MARTINEZ, & NOVAS, 2014
Huangshanlong anhuiensis HUANG, YOU, YANG, & REN, 2014
Leinkupal laticauda GALLINA, APESTEGUIA, HALUZA & CANALE, 2014
Quetecsaurus rusconii GONZALEZ RIGA & DAVID, 2014
Rukwatitan bisepultus GORSCAK, O'CONNOR, STEVENS, & ROBERTS, 2014
Tambatitanis amicitiae SAEGUSA & IKEDA, 2014
Vahiny depereti CURRY ROGERS & WILSON, 2014
Yongijinglong datangi LI, LI, YOU & DODSON, 2014
Zby atlanticus MATEUS, MANNION, & UPCHUCH, 2014

Apaldetti, C., Martinez, R. N., Pol, D., and Souter, T., 2014, Redescription of the skull of Colordaisaurus brevis (Dinosauria, Sauropodomorpha) from the Late Triassic Los Colorados Formation of the ISchigualasto-Villa Union Basin, northwestern Argentina: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 5, p. 1113-1132.

Carabajal, A. P., Carballido, J. L., and Currie, P. J., 2014, Braincase, neuroanatomy, and nect posture of Amargasaurus cazaui (Sauropoda, Dicraeosauridae) and its implications for understanding head posture in sauropods: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34,n . 4, p. 870-882.

Casal, G. A., Ibiricu, L. M., Allard, J. O., Martinez, R. D., Luna, M,. and Riga, B. J. G., 2014, Tafonomia del titanosaurio Aeolosaurus cohuehuapensis, Cretacico Superior, Patagonia central, Argentina: un ejemplo de preservacion en facies fluviales de desbordamiento: Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Geologicas, v. 31, n. 2, p. 163-173.

Cerda, I. A., Chinsamy, A., and Pol, D., 2014, Unusual endosteally formed bone tissue in a Patagonian basal sauropodmorph dinosaur: The Antomical Record, v. 297, p. 1385-1391.

Curry Rogers, K., and Wilson, J. A., 2014, Vahiny depereti, gen. et. sp . nov., a new titanosaur (Dinosauia, Sauropoda) from the Upper Cretacous Maevarano Formation, Madagascar: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 3, p. 606-617. (Vahiny depereti)

Callaway, E., 2014, Rival species recast significance of 'first bird': Nature, v. 516, p. 18-19. Link to pdf

Diez Diaz, V., Ortega, F., and Sanz, J. L., 2014, Titanosaurian teeth from the Upper Cretaceous of "Lo Hueco": Cretaceous research, v. 51, p. 285-291.

Fechner, R., and Gößling, R., 2014, The gastralial appartus of Plateosaurus engelhardti: morphological description and soft-tissue reconstruction: Palaeontologia Electronica, v. 17, issue 1:13A, 11 pp. Link to pdf

Foster, J. R., and Wedel, M. J., 2014, Haplocanthosaurus (Saurischia: Sauropoda) from the Lower Morrison Formation (Upper Jurassic) near Snowmass, Colorado: Volumina Jurassica, v. 12, n. 2, p. 197-210. Link to pdf

Fronimos, J. A., and Lehman, T. M., 2014, New specimens of a titanosaur sauropod from the Maastrichtian of Big Bend National Park, Texas: Journal of Vertebrae Paleontology, v. 34, n. 4, p. 883-899.

Gallina, P. A., Apesteguia, S., Haluza, A., and Canale, J. I., 2014, A diplodocid sauropod survivor from the Early Cretaceous of South America: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 5, 9 pp. (Leinkupal laticauda) Link to pdf

Gonzalez Riga, B. J., and David, L. O., 2014, A new titanosaur (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) from the Upper Cretaceous (Cerro Lisandro Formation) of Mendoza Province, Argentina: Ameghiniana, tomo 51, n. 1, p. 3-25. (Quetecsaurus rusconii)

Gorscak, E., O'Connor, P. M., Stevens, N. J., and Roberts, E. M., 2014, The basal titanosaurian Rukwatitan bisepultus (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) from the Middle Cretaceous Gallula Formation, Rukwa Rift Basin, Southwestern Tanzania: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 5, p. 1133-1154. (Rukwatitan bisepultus)

Gubin, Y. M., 2015, Vertebrates. In: Upper Jurassic Lagerstatte Shar Teg, Southwestern Mongolia, Ponomarenkov, A. G., Aristov, D. S., Bashkuev, A. S., Gubin, Y. M., Khramov, A. V., Lukashevich, E. D., Popov, Y. A., Pritykina, L. N., Sinista, S. M., Sinitshenkova, N. D., Sukatsheva, I. D., Vassilenko, D. V., and Yan, E. V., Paleontological Journal, v. 48, p. 1631-1635.

Hedrick, B. P., Tumarkin-Deratzian, A. R., and Dodson, P., 2014, Bone microstructure and relative age of the holotype specimen of the diplodocoid sauropod dinosaur Suuwassea emilieae: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 4, p. 295-304. Link to pdf Link to pdf

Hofmann, R., and Sander, P. M., 2014, The first juvenle specimens of Plateosaurus engelhardti from Frick, Switzerland: isolated neural arches and thier implications for developmental plasticity in a basal sauropodomorph: PeerJ 2:e458;DOI 10.7717/peerj-458, 40 pp. Link to pdf

Huang, J.-D., You, H.-L., Yang, J.-T., and Ren, X.-X., 2014, A new sauropod dinosaur from the Middle Jurassic of Huangshan, Anhui Province: Vertebrata PalAsiatica, v. 52, n. 4, p. 390-400. (Huangshanlong anhuiensis)

Iijima, M., and Kobayashi, Y., 2014, Convergences and trends in the evolution of the archosaur pelvis,: Paleobiology, v. 40, n. 4, p. 608-624.

Lacovara, K. J., Lamanna, M. C., Ibiricu, L. M., Poole, J. C., Schroeter, E. R., Ullmann, P. V., Voegele, K. K., Boles, Z. M., Carter, A. M., Fowler, E. K., Egerton, V. M., Moyer, A. E., Coughenour, C. L., Schein, J. P., Harris, J. D., Martinez, R. D., & Novas, F. E., 2014, A gigantic, exceptionally complete titanosaurian sauropod dinosaur from southern Patagonia, Argentina: Nature, Scientific Reports, published on line, 9 pp. (Dreadnoughtus schrani) Link to pdf

Lamanna, M. C., and Yoshikazu, H., 2014, New titanosauriform sauropod dinosaur material from the Cenomanian of Morocco: implications for paleoecology and sauropod diversity in the Late Cretaeous of North Africa: Bulletin of the Gunma Museum of Natural History, v. 18, p. 1-19. Link to pdf

Li, L.-G., Li, D.-Q., You, H.-L., and Dodson, P., 2014, A new titanosaurian sauropod from the Hekou Group (Lower Cretaceosu) of the Lanzhou-Minhe Basin, Gansu Province, China: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 1, 22 pp. (Yongijinglong datangi) Link to pdf

Mateus, O., Mannion, P. D., and Upchurch, P., 2014, Zby atlanticus, a nw Turiasaurian Suaropod (Dinosauria Eusauropoda) from the Late Jursasic of Portugal: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 3, p. 618-634. (Zby atlanticus)

McPhee, B. W., Yates, A. M., Choiniere, J. N., and Abdala, F., 2014, The complete anatomy and phylogenetic relationshps of Antetonitrus ingenipes (Sauropodiformes, Dinosauria): implications for the origins of sauropoda: Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, publisehd online, 55pp.

Mocho, P., Royo-Torres, R., Malafaia, E., Escaso, F., and Ortega, F., 2014, A preliminary evaluation of Diplodocidae record from the Upper Jurassic of Lusitania Basin (W. Portugal): IV Congresso Jovens Investigadores em Geociencias, LEG 2014, p. 85-88.

Mocho, P., Royo-Torres, R., and Ortega, F., 2014, Phylogenetic reassessment of Lourinhasaurus alenquerensis, a basal macronaira (Sauropoda) from the Upper Jurassic of Portugal: Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, v. 170, p. 875-916.

Peterson, J. E., Coenen, J. J., and Noto, C. R., 2014, Fluvial transport potential of shed and root-bearing dinosaur teeth from the Late Jurassic Morrison Formation: PeerJ 2xe347: DO1 10.7717/peerj.347, p. 13pp. Link to pdf

Poropat, S. F., Mannion, P. D., Upchurch, P., Hocknull, S. A., Kearl, B. P., and Elliott, D. A., 2014, Reassessment of the non-titanosaurian somphospondylan Wintonotitan wattsi (Dinosauria; Sauropoda: Titanosauriformes) from the Mid-Cretaceous Winton Formation, Queensland, Australia: Papers in Paleontology, published on line, 48pp. Link to pdf

Reiss, S., and Mallison, H., 2014, Motion range of the manus of Plateosaurus engelhardti von Meyer, 1837: Palaeontologia Electronica, v. 17, issue 1, 12A, 19 pp. Link to pdf

Saegusa, H., and Ikeda, T., 2014, A new titanosauriform saurpod (Dinosauria: Saurischia) from the Lower Cretaceous Hyojo, Japan: Zootaxa, v. 3848, n. 1, p. 66. (Tambatitanis amicitiae) Link to pdf

Schoch, R. R., and Seegis, D., 2014, Taphonomy, deposition and pedogensis in the Upper Triassic dinosaur beds of Trossingen: Palaeobiology, Palaeoenvironments, published on line, 23pp.

Schwarz-Wings and Bohm, N., 2014, A morphometric approach to the specific seperation of the humeri and femora of Dicraeosaurus from the Late Jurassic of Tendaguru, Tanzania: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 1, p. 81-96. Link to pdf Link to supplementary pdf

Sekiya, T., Jin, X., Zheng, W., Shibata, M., and Azuma, Y., 2014, A new juvenile specimen of Yunnanosaurus robustus (Dinosauria: Sauropodomorpha) from Early to Middle Jurassic of Chuxiong Autonomous Prefecture, Yunnan Province, China: Historical Biology, v. 26, n. 2, p. 252-277.

Sulej, T., Wolniewicz, A., Bonde, N., Blazejowski, B., Niedzwiedzki, G., and Talanda, M., 2014, New prespectives on the Late Triassic vertebrates of East Greenland: preliminary results of a Polish-Danish palaeontological expedition: Polish Polar Research, v. 35, n. 4, p. 541-552.

Taylor, M. P., 2014, Quantifying the effect of intervertebral cartilage on neutral posture in the necks of sauropod dinosaurs: PeerJ 2:e712;DOI 10.7717/peerj.712, 11pp. Link to pdf

Vidal, D., Ortega, F., and Sanz, J. L., 2014, Titanosaur osteoderms from the Upper Cretaceous of Lo Hueco (Spain) and their implications on the armor of Laurasian titanosaurs. Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 8, 12 pp. Link to pdf

Vieira, W. L. S., Vieira, K. S., Nobrega, R. P., Montenegro, P. F. G. P, Filho, G. A. P., Santana, G. G., Alves, R. R. N., Almeida, W. O., adn Vasconcellos, A., 2014, Species richness and evidence of randon patterns in assemblages of South American Titanosauria during the Late Cretaceous (Campanian-Maastrichtian): Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 8, 12 pp. Link to pdf

Vullo, R., Abit, D., Ballevre, M., Billon-Bruyat, J.-P., Bourgeais, R., Buffetaut, E., Daviero-Gomez, V., Garcia, G., Gomez, B., Mazin, J.-M., Morel, S., Neraudeau, D., Pouech, J., Rag, J.-C., Schnyder, J., and Tong, H., 2014, Paleontology of the Purbeck-type (Tithonian, Late Jurassic) bonebeds of Chassiron (Oleron Island, Western France): Comptes Rendus Palevol, v. 13, p. 421-441.

Waskow, K., and Sander, P. M., 2014, Growth record and histological variation in the dorsal ribs of Camarasaurus sp. (Sauropoda): Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 4, p. 852-869.

Wick, S. L., and Lehman, T. M., 2014, A complete titanosaur femur from West Texas with comments regarding hindlimb posture: Cretaceous Research, v. 49, p. 39-44.

Wings, O., 2014, The rarity of gastroliths in sauropod dnosaurs - a case study in the Late Jurassic Morrison Formation, western USA: Fossil Record, v. 18, p. 1-16. Link to pdf

Woodruff, D. C., and Foster, J. R., 2014, The fragile legacy of Amphicoelias fragillimus (Dinosauria: Sauropoda): Morrison Formation - latest Jurassic): Volumina Jurassica, v. 12, n. 2, p. 211-220. Link to pdf

Ornithischia

Genus: Nova (12)

Adelophus GATES, JINNAH, LEVITT, & GETTY, 2014
Aquilops FARKE, MAXWELL, CIFELLI, & WEDEL, 2014
Augustynolophus PRIETO-MARQUEZ, WAGNER, BELL & CHIAPPE, 2014
Daurosaurus ALIFANOV & SAVELIEV, 2014
Eousdryosaurus ESCASO, ORTEGA, DANTAS, MALAFAIA, SILVA, GASULLA, MOCHO, NARVAEZ & SANZ, 2014
Gongpoquansaurus YOU, LI, & DODSON, 2014

Kulindadromeus GODEFROIT, SINISTA, DHOUALLY, BOLOTSKY, SIZOV, McNAMARA, BENTON & SPAGNA, 2014
Kulindapteryx ALIFANOV & SAVELIEV, 2014
Laquintasaura BARRETT, BUTLER, MUNDIL, SCHEYER, IRIMS & SANCHEZ-VILLAGRA, 2014
Mercuriceratops RYAN, EVANS, CURRIE & LOEWAN, 2014
Plesiohadros TSOGTBAATAR, WEISHAMPEL, EVANS, & WATABE, 2014

Zhanghenglong XING, WANG, HAN, SULLIVAN, MA, HE, HONE, YAN, DU, & XU, 2014

Species: Nova (11)

Adelophus hutchisoni GATES, JINNAH, LEVITT, & GETTY, 2014
Aquilops americanus FARKE, MAXWELL, CIFELLI, & WEDEL, 2014
Eousdryosaurus nanohallucis ESCASO, ORTEGA, DANTAS, MALAFAIA, SILVA, GASULLA, MOCHO, NARVAEZ & SANZ, 2014
Kulindapteryx ukureica ALIFANOV & SAVELIEV, 2014
Kulindadromeus zabalkalicus GODEFROIT, SINISTA, DHOUALLY, BOLOTSKY, SIZOV, McNAMARA, BENTON & SPAGNA, 2014
Kulindapteryx ukureica ALIFANOV & SAVELIEV, 2014
Laquintasaura venezuelae BARRETT, BUTLER, MUNDIL, SCHEYER, IRIMS & SANCHEZ-VILLAGRA, 2014
Mercuriceratops gemini RYAN, EVANS, CURRIE & LOEWAN, 2014
Pentaceratops aquilonius LONGRICH, 2014
Plesiohadros djakokhtaensis TSOGTBAATAR, WEISHAMPEL, EVANS, & WATABE, 2014

Zhanghenglong yangchengensis XING, WANG, HAN, SULLIVAN, MA, HE, HONE, YAN, DU, & XU, 2014

Synonym: Nova (6)

Augustynolophus morrisi (PRIETO-MARQUEZ & WAGNER, 2013) PRIETO-MARQUEZ, WAGNER, BELL & CHIAPPE, 2014
= Saurolophus morrisi PRIETO-MARQUEZ & WAGNER, 2013
Gongpoquansaurus mazongshanensis (
LÜ, 1997) YOU, LI, & DODSON, 2014
= Probactrosaurus mazongshanensis LÜ, 1997
Kerberosaurus manakini BOLOTSKY & GODEFROIT, 2004 (Type)
= Kundurosaurus nagornyi GODEFROIT, BOLOTSKY & LAUTERS, 2012
= Gryposaurus Species: Nova GODEFROIT, BOLOTSKY & LAUTERS, 2009

Hypselospinus fittoni (LYDEKKER, 1889) NORMAN, 2010
= Iguanodon fittoni LYDEKER, 1889
= Wadhurstia fittoni (LYDEKKER, 1889) CARPENTER & ISHIDA, 2010
= Huxleysaurus fittoni (LYDEKKER, 1889) PAUL, 2012
= Iguanodon hollingtoniensis LYDEKKER, 1889
= Iguanodon hollingtoniensis LYDEKKER, 1889
= Huxleysaurus hollingtoniensis (LYDEKKER, 1889) PAUL, 2011
= Darwinsaurus evolutionis PAUL, 2011
Iguanodon bernissartensis BOULENGER vide van BENEDEN, 1881
= Dollodon seelyi (HULKE, 1882) CARPENTER & ISHIDA, 2010
= Iguanodon seelyi HULKE, 1882
Mantellisaurus atherfieldensis (HOOLEY, 1925) PAUL, 2006
= Iguanodon? atherfieldensis HOOLEY, 1925
= Cetiosaurus brachyurus OWEN, 1842 (nomen dubium)
= Vectisaurus valdensis HULKE, 1879
= Sphenospondylus gracilis LYDEKER, 1888
= Proplanicoxa galtoni CARPENTER & ISHIDA, 2010
= Dollodon bampingi PAUL, 2008
= Mantellodon carpenteri PAUL, 2011

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Weishampel, D. B., 2014, A history of the study of Ornithopods: Where have we been? Where are w now? and Where are we going? In: Hadrosaurs, edited by Eberth, D. A., and Evans, D. C., editoral assistant Ralrick, P. E., Indiana University Press, p. 2-7.

Xing, H., Wang, D., Han, F., Sullivan, C., Ma. Q., He, Y., Hone, D. W. E., Yan, R., Du, F., and Xu, X., 2014, A new basal hadrosauroid dionsaur (Dinosauria: Ornithopoda) with transitional features from the Late Cretaceous of Henan Province, China: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 6, 23 pp. (Zhanghenglong yangchengensis) Link to pdf

Xing, H., Zhao, X., Wang, K., Li, D., Chen, S., Mallon, J. C., Zhang, Y., and Xu, X., 2014, Comparative osteology and phylogenetic relationships of Edmontosaurus and Shantungosaurus (Dinosauria: Hadrosauridae) from the Upper Cretaceous of North America and East Asia: Acta Geologica Sinica (English Edition): v. 88, n. 6, p. 1623-1652. (Kerberosaurus manakini = Kundrosaurus najornyi, Shantungosaurus giganteus = Zhuchengosaurus maximus, = Huaxiaosaurus aigahtens) Link to pdf

You, H.-L., Li, D.-Q., and Dodson, P., 2014, Gongpoquansaurus mazongshanensis (Lü, 1997) comb. nov. (Ornithischia: Hadrosauroidea) from the Early Cretaceous of Gansu Province, Northwestern China: In: Hadrosaurs, edited by Eberth, D. A., and Evans, D. C., editoral assistant Ralrick, P. E., Indiana University Press, p. 73-76. (Gongpoquansaurus masongshanensis = Probactrosaurus mazongshanensis).

Zheng, W., Jin, X., Shibata, M., and Azuma, Y., 2014, An early juvenile specimen of Bolong yixianensis (Ornithopoda: Iguandontia) from the Lower Cretaceous of Ningcheng County, Nei Mongol, China: Historical Biology, v. 26, n. 2, p. 236-251.

Zhao, Q., Benton, M. J., Xu, X., and Sander, P. M., 2014, Juveinle-only clusters and behavioru of the Early Cretaceous of Psittacosaurus: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 4, p. 827-833. Link to pdf Supplementary information

Armored dinosaurs

Genus: Nova (13)

Amargastegos ULANSKY, 2014a, b
Andhrasaurus ULANSKY, 2014a, b
Chuanqilong HAN, ZHENG, HU, XU & BARRETT, 2014
Eoplophysis ULANSKY, 2014a, b
Ferganastegos ULANSKY, 2014a, b
Natronasaurus ULANSKY, 2014a, c
Oohkotokia PENKALSKI, 2014
Saldamosaurus ULANSKY, 2014a, b
Siamodracon ULANSKY, 2014a, b
Sinopelta ULANSKY, 2014a
Sinopeltosaurus ULANSKY, 2014b
Zaraapelta ARBOUR, CURRIE, & BADAMGARAV, 2014
Ziapelta ARBOUR, BURNS, SULLIVAN, LUCAS, CANTRELL, FRY & SUAZO, 2014

Species: Nova (11)

Amargastegos brevicollus ULANSKY, 2014a, b
Andhrasaurus indicus ULANSKY, 2014a, b
Chuanqilong chaoyangensis HAN, ZHENG, HU, XU & BARRETT, 2014
Ferganastegos callovicus ULANSKY, 2014a, b
Oohkotokia horneri PENKALSKI, 2014
Saldamosaurus tuvensis ULANSKY, 2014a, b
Scelidosaurus arizonensis ULANSKY, 2014a, b
Siamodracon altispinus ULANSKY, 2014a, b
Wuerhosaurus mongoliensis ULANSKY, 2014a, b
Zaraapelta nomadis ARBOUR, CURRIE, & BADAMGARAV, 2014
Ziapelta sanjuanensis ARBOUR, BURNS, SULLIVAN, LUCAS, CANTRELL, FRY & SUAZO, 2014

Synonym: Nova (3)

Eoplophysis vetustus (HUENE, 1910) ULANSKY, 2014a, b
= Omosaurus vetustus HUENE, 1910
Natronasaurus longispinus (GILMORE, 1914) ULANSKY, 2014a, c
= Stegosaurus longispinus GILMORE, 1914c
Sinopeltosaurus minimus (ULANSKY, 2014a) Ulansky, 2014b
= Sinopelta minima ULANSKY, 2014a

Arbour, V. M., Burns, M. E., Bell, P. R., and Currie, P. J., 2014, Epidermal and dermal integumetnary structures of Ankylosaurian Dinosaurs: Journal of Morphology, v. 272, p. 39-50.

Arbour, V. M., Burns, M. E., Sullivan, R. M., Lucas, S. G., Cantrell, A. K., Fry, J, and Suazo, T. L., 2014, A new ankylosaurid dinosaur from the Upper Cretaceous (Kirtlandian) of New Mexico with implications for ankylosaurid diversity in the Upper Cretaceous of Western North America: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 5, 5 pp. (Ziapelta sanjuanensis) Link to pdf

Arbour, V. M., Currie, P. J., and Badamgarav, D., 2014, The ankylosaurid dinosaurs of the Upper Cretaceous Baruungoyot and Nemegt formations of Mongolia: Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, v. 172, p. 631-652. (Zaraapelta nomadis)

Blows, W. T., and Honeysett, K., 2014, New teeth of nodosaurid ankylosaurs from the Lower Cretaceous of Southern England: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 4, p. 835-841. Link to pdf

Burns, M. E., and Currie, P. J., 2014, External and internal structure of ankylosaur (Dinosauria, Ornithischia) osteoderms and thier systematic relevance: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 4, p. 835-851.

Burns, M. E., and Vavrek, M. J., 2014, Probable ankylosaur ossicles from the Middle Cenomanian Dunvegan Formation of Northwestern Alberta, Canada: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 5, 5 pp. Link to pdf

Eaton, J. E., Gardner, J. D., Kirkland, J. I., Brinkman, D. B., and Nydam, R. L., 2014, Vertebrates from the Iron Springs Formation, Upper Cretaceous, southwestern Utah: In: Geology of Utah's Far South, edited by MacLean, J. S., Biek, R. F., and Huntoon, J. E., Utah Geological Association Publication 43, p. 523-555.

Han, F., Zheng, W., Hu, D., Xu, X, and Barrett, P. M., 2014, A new basal ankylosaurid (Dinosauria: Ornithischia) from the Lower Cretaceous Jiufotang Formation of Liaoning Province, China: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 8, 17 pp. (Chuanqilong chaoyangensis) Link to pdf

Iijima, M., and Kobayashi, Y., 2014, Convergences and trends in the evolution of the archosaur pelvis,: Paleobiology, v. 40, n. 4, p. 608-624.

Ji, S.-a., Zhang, L., Zhang, S., Zhang, L., & Jiang, S., 2014, Large-sized ankylosaur (Dinosauria) from the Lower Cretaceous Jiufotang Formation of Western Liaoning, China: Acta Geologica Sinica (English Edition), v. 88, n. 4, p. 1060-1065.

Mallison, H., 2014, Osteoderm distribution has low impact on the centre of mass of stegosaurs: Fossil Record, v. 17, p. 33-39.

Mallon, J. C., and Anderson, J. S., 2014, The functional and palaeoecological implications of tooth morphology and wear for the megaherbivorous dinosaurs from the Dinosaur Park Formation (Upper Campanian) of Alberta, Canada: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 6, 34 pp. Link to pdf

Osi, A., Pereda-Suberbiola, X., and Földes, T., 2014, Partial skull and endocranial cast of the ankylosaurian dinosaur Hungarosaurus from the Late Cretaceous of Hungary: implications for locomotion: Palaeontologia Electronica, v. 17, issue 1:1A, 18pp. Link to pdf

Osi, A., Codrea, V., Prondvai, E., and Ciski-Sava, Z., 2014, New ankylosaurian material from the Upper Cretaceous of Transylvania: Annales de Paleontologie, v. 100, p. 257-271.

Penkalski, P., 2014, A new annkylosaurid from the late Cretaceous Two Medicine Formation of Montana, USA: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 3, p. 617-634. (Oohkotokia horneri) Link to pdf

Roberts, E. M., Lamanna, M. C., Clarke, J. A., Meng, J., Gorsack, E., Sertich, J. J. W., O'Connor, P. M., Claeson, K. M., and MacPhee, R. D. E., 2014, Stratigraphy and vertebrate paleoecology of Upper Cretaceous-?lowest Paleogene strata on Vega Island, Antarctica: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 402, p. 55-72.

Vullo, R., Abit, D., Ballevre, M., Billon-Bruyat, J.-P., Bourgeais, R., Buffetaut, E., Daviero-Gomez, V., Garcia, G., Gomez, B., Mazin, J.-M., Morel, S., Neraudeau, D., Pouech, J., Rag, J.-C., Schnyder, J., and Tong, H., 2014, Paleontology of the Purbeck-type (Tithonian, Late Jurassic) bonebeds of Chassiron (Oleron Island, Western France): Comptes Rendus Palevol, v. 13, p. 421-441.

Ulansky, R., 2014a, Dinosaurs Classification. Basal Thyrophora & Stegosauria: Dinologia, 2014, 8pp. (Andhrasaurus indicus, Sinopelta minima, Scelidosaurus arizonensis, Amargastegos brevicollus, Eoplophysis vetustus = Omosaurus vetustus, Ferganastegos callovicus, Siamodracon altispinus, Chungkingosaurus magnus, Chungkingosaurus giganticus, Natronasaurus longispinus = Stegosaurus longispinus, Saldamosaurus tuvensis, Wuerhosaurus mongoliensis)

Ulansky, R., 2014b, Evolution of the stegosaurs (Dinosauria: Ornithischia): Dinologia, 34 pp. (Sinopeltosaurus minimus = Sinopelta minima,

Ulansky, R., 2014c, Natronasaurus longispinus, 100 years with another name: Dinologia, 10 pp.

Dinosaurs in general

Barbi, M., Tokaryk, T., and Tolhurst, T., 2014, Synchrotron ratiation oas a tool in paleontology: Physics in Canada, v. 70, n. 1, p. 8-12.

Benson, R. B. J., Campione, N. E., Carrano, M. T., Mannion, P. D., Sullivan, C., Upchurch, P., and Evans, D. C., 2014, Rates of dionsaur body mass evolution indicate 170 million years of sustained ecological innovation on the avian stem lineage: Public Library of Science (PLOS), Biology, v. 12, n. 5, 11 pp. Link to pdf

Benton, M. J., Forth, J., and Langer, M. C., 2014, Models for the rise of the dinosaurs: Current Biology, v. 24, p. R87-R95.

Botelho, J. F., Ossa-Fuentes, L., Soto-Acuna, S., Smith-Paredes, D., Nunez-Leon, D., Salinas-Saavedra, M., Ruiz-Flores, M,. and Vargas, A. O., 2014, New develomental evidence clarifies the evolution of writs bones in the dinosaur-bird transition: Public Library of Science (PLOS), Biology, v. 12, issue 9, 13pp. Link to pdf

Hofmann, R., Stein, K., and Sander, P. M., 2014, Constraints on the lamina density of laminar bone architecture of large-bodied dinosaurs and mammals: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 2, p. 287-294. Link to pdf Link to supplemntary information

Kirkland, J. I., Milner, A. R. C., Olsen, P. E., and Hargrave, J. E., 2014, The Whitmore Point Member of the Moenave Formation in tis type area in northern Arizona and tis age and correlation with the section in St. George, Utah: evidence for two major lacustrine sequences: In: Geology of Utah's Far South, edited by MacLean, J. S., Biek, R. F., and Huntoon, J. E., Utah Geological Association Publication 43, p. 321-355.

Kubo, T., 2014, Tree reconciliation anaylsis, Fukui Prefectural Dinosaur Museum, v. 13, p. 1-7.

Moen, D., and Morion, H., 2014, From dinosaurs to modern bird diversity: extending the time scale of adaptive radition: Public Library of Science (PLOS), Biology, v. 12, n. 5, 4 pp. Link to pdf

Peterson, J. E., Coenen, J. J., and Noto, C. R., 2014, Fluvial transport potential of shed and root-bearing dinosaur teeth from the late Jurassic Morrison Formation: PeerJ 2xe347:DOI 10.7717/peerJ.347, 13pp. Link to pdf

Ramenzani, J., Fastovsky, D. E., and Bowring, S. A., 2014, Revised chronostratigraphy of the Lower Chinle Formation strata in Arizona and New Mexico (USA): high-precision UpPb geochronological constraints on the Late Triassic evolution of Dinosaurs: American Journal of Science, v. 314, p. 981-1008.

Suarez, C. A., Gonzalex, L. A., Ludvigson, G. A., Kirkland, J. I., Cifelli, R. L., and Kohn, M. J., 2014, Multi-tax isotopic invenstigation of paleohydrology in the Lower Cretaceous Cedar Mountain Formation, Eastern Utah, U.S.A.: deciphering effects of the Nevadaplano Plateau on regional climate: Journal of Sedimentary Reserach, v. 84, p. 975-987.

Viegas, P. A., and Benton, M. J., 2014, The Bristol Dinosaur project - a conservation and preparation overview, n. 13, p. 50-64.

Werner, J., and Griebeler, E. M., 2014, Allometries of maximum growth rate versus body mass at maximum growth indicate that non-avian dinosaurs had growth rates typical of fast growing ectothermic sauropsids: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 2, 10 pp. Link to pdf

Witton, M. P., Naish, D., and Conway, J., 2014, State of the Palaeoart: Palaeontologia Electronica, v. 17, issue 3; 5E, 10p. Link to pdf


Aves (Mesozoic)

Genus: Nova (9)

Eopengornis WANG, O'CONNOR, ZHENG, WANG, HU & ZHOU, 2014
Evgenavis O'CONNOR, AVERIANOV, & ZELENKOV, 2014
Fortunguavis WANG, O'CONNOR & ZHOU, 2014
Grabauornis DALSATT, ERICSON, & ZHOU, 2014
Iteravis ZHOU, O'CONNOR & WANG, 2014
Longusunguis WANG, ZHOU, O'CONNOR & ZELENKOV, 2014
Parabohaiornis WANG, ZHOU, O'CONNOR & ZELENKOV, 2014
Parvavis
WANG, ZHOU & XU, 2014

Tianyuornis ZHENG, O'CONNOR, WANG, ZHANG, & WANG, 2014

Species: Nova (11)

Eopengornis martini WANG, O'CONNOR, ZHENG, WANG, HU & ZHOU, 2014
Evgenavis nobilis O'CONNOR, AVERIANOV, & ZELENKOV, 2014
Fortunguavis xiaotaizicus WANG, O'CONNOR & ZHOU, 2014
Gansus zheni LIU, CHIAPPE, ZHANG, BELL, MENG, JI & WANG, 2014
Grabauornis lingyuanensis DALSATT, ERICSON, & ZHOU, 2014
Iteravis huchzermeyeri ZHOU, O'CONNOR & WANG, 2014
Jeholornis curvipes LEFEVRE, HU, ESCUILLIE, DYKE & GODEFROIT, 2014
Longusunguis kurochkini WANG, ZHOU, O'CONNOR & ZELENKOV, 2014
Parabohaiornis martini WANG, ZHOU, O'CONNOR & ZELENKOV, 2014
Parvavis chuxiongensis WANG, ZHOU & XU, 2014
Tianyuornis cheni ZHENG, O'CONNOR, WANG, ZHANG, & WANG, 2014

Barbi, M., Tokaryk, T., and Tolhurst, T., 2014, Synchrotron ratiation oas a tool in paleontology: Physics in Canada, v. 70, n. 1, p. 8-12.

Benton, M. J., 2014, How birds became birds: Science, v. 345, p. 508-509.

Botelho, J. F., Ossa-Fuentes, L., Soto-Acuna, S., Smith-Paredes, D., Nunez-Leon, D., Salinas-Saavedra, M., Ruiz-Flores, M,. and Vargas, A. O., 2014, New develomental evidence clarifies the evolution of writs bones in the dinosaur-bird transition: Public Library of Science (PLOS), Biology, v. 12, issue 9, 13pp. Link to pdf

Callaway, E., 2014, Rival species recast significance of 'first bird': Nature, v. 516, p. 18-19. Link to pdf

Cesar, J., Marsola, d. A., Grellet-Tinner, G., Montefeltro, F. C., Sayao, J. M., Hsiuou, A. S., and Langer, M. C., 2014, The first fossil avian egg from Brazil: Alcheringa, published online, 5pp.

Chiappe, L. M., Zhao, B., O'Connor, J. K., Gao, C., Wang, X., Habib, M., Marugan-Lobon, J., Meng, Q., and Cheng, X., 2014, A new species of the Early Cretaceous bird Hongshanornis longicresta: insights into the aerodynamics and diet of a basal ornithuromorph: PeerJ 2:e234:DOI 10.7717/peerj 234, 28pp.

Czerkas, S. A., and Feduccia, A., 2014, Jurassic archosaur is a non-dinosaurian bird: Journal of Ornithology, published online, 11pp.

Dalsatt, J., Ericson, P. G. P., and Zhou, Z., 2014, A new enantiornithes (Aves) from the Early Cretaceous of China: Acta Geologica Sinica (English Edition), v. 88, n. 4, p. 1034-1040. (Grabauornis lingyuanensis)

Deeming, D. C., and Ruta, M,. 2014, Egg shape changes a the theropod-bird transition, and a morphometric study of amniote eggs: Royal Society Open Science, published online, 10 pp. Link to pdf

Evangelista, D., Cam, S., Huynh, T., Kwong, A., Mehrabani, H., Tse, K., and Dudley, R., 2014, Shifts in stability and control effectivensis during evolution of paraves support aerial maneuvering hypotheses for flight origins: PerJ., 2;e632; DOI 10.7717/peerj.632, 25pp Link to pdf

Feduccia, A., 2014, Avian extinction at the end of the Cretaceous: Assessing the magnitude and subsequent explosive radiation: Cretaceous Research, v. 50, p. 1-15.

Foth, C., Tischlinger, H., and Rauhut, O. W. M., 2014, New specimen of Archaeopteryx provides insights into the evolution of pennanceous feathers: Nature, Letter/Research, published online, 4pp.

Fraser, G., 2014, "Bizarre structures" point to dromaeosaurs as parasites and a new theroy for the origin of avian flight: The Journal of Paleontological Sciences, 27pp.

Heers, A. M., Dial, K. P., and Tobalske, B. W., 2014, From baby birds to feathered dinosaurs: incipient wings and the evolution of flight: Paleobiology, v. 40, n. 3, p. 459-476.

Hu, H., Zhou, Z.-H., and O'Connor, J. K., 2014, A subadult specimen of Pengornis and character evolution in Enantiornithes: Vertebrata PalAsiatica, v. 52, n. 1, p. 77-97.

Iijima, M., and Kobayashi, Y., 2014, Convergences and trends in the evolution of the archosaur pelvis,: Paleobiology, v. 40, n. 4, p. 608-624.

Kubo, T., 2014, A biogeographical analysis of the Early Cretaceous dinosaurs including dinosaurs from Fukui, Japan using Tree reconciliation analysis: Memoir of the Fukui Prefectural Dinosaur Museum, v. 13, p. 1-7.

Lee, M. S. Y., Cau, A., Naish, D., and Dyke, G. J., 2014, Sustained miniaturization and anatomical innovation in the dinosaurian ancestors of birds: Science, v. 345, p. 562-566.

Lefevre, U., Hu, D., Escuillie, F., Dyke, G, and Godefroit, P., 2014, A new long-tailed basal bird from the Lower Cretaceous of north-eastern China: Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, v. 113, p. 790-804. (Jeholornis curvipes)

Li, Z., Zhou, Z., Wang, M., and Clarke, J. A., 2014, A new species of large-bodied basal enantiornithine Bohaiornis from the Early Cretacous of China and the infernece of feeding ecology in Mesozoic birds: Journal of Paleontology, v. 88, n. 1, p. 99-108.

Liu, D., Chiappe, L. M., Zhang, Y., Bell, A., Meng, Q., Ji, Q., and Wang, X., 2014, An advanced, new long-legged bird from the Early Cretaceous of the Jehol Group (northeastern China): insights into the temporal divergence of modern birds: Zootaxa, issue 3884, n. 3, p. 253-266. (Gansus zheni)

Matsukawa, M., Shibata, K., Sato, K., Xu, X., and Lockley, M. G., 2014, The Early Cretaceous terrestrial ecosystems of the Jehol Biota based on food-web and energy-flow models: Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, v. 113, p. 836-853.

Mayr, G., 2014, The origins of crown group birds: molecules and fossils: Palaeontology, v. 57, part 2, p. 231-242.

Meredith, R. W., Zhang, G., Gilbert, T. P., Jarvis, E. D., and Springer, M. S., 2014, Evidence for a single loss mineralized teeth in the common avian ancestor: Science, v. 346, p. 1336.

Meredith, R. W., Zhang, G., Gilbert, T. P., Jarvis, E. D., and Springer, M. S., 2014, Evidence for a single loss mineralized teeth in the common avian ancestor: Science, v. 346, p. published online, 6pp.

Mitchell, J. S., and Makovicky, P. J., 2014, Low ecological disparity in Early Cretaceous Birds: Proceedings of the Royal Society, seris B, v. 281, published online, 5pp.

Moen, D., and Morion, H., 2014, From dinosaurs to modern bird diversity: extending the time scale of adaptive radition: Public Library of Science (PLOS), Biology, v. 12, n. 5, 4 pp. Link to pdf

Moyer, A. E., Zheng, W., Johnson, E. A., Lamanna, M. C., Li, D.-Q., Lacovara, K. J., and Schwitzer, M. H., 2014, Melanosomes or Microbes: testing an alternative hypothesis for the origin of microbodies in fossil feathers: Scientific Reports, published on line, 9 pp.

Naish, D., 2014, The fossil record of bird behaviour: Journal of Zoology, v. 292, p. 268-280.

Nudds, R. L., 2014, Reassessment of wing feathers of Archaeopteryx lithographica suggests no robust evidence for the presence of elongated dorsal wing coverts: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 4, 3 pp. Link to pdf

O'Connor, J. K., Averianov, A. O., and Zelenkov, N. V., 2014, A confuciusornithiform (Aves, Pygostylia) -like tarsometatarsus from the Early Cretaceous of Siberia and a discussion of the evolution of avian hind limb musculature: Journal of Vertebrate Palaeontology, v. 34, n. 3, p. 647-656. (Evgenavis nobilis)

O'Connor, J. K., and Sullivan, C., 2014, Reinterpretation of the Early Cretaceous maniraptoran (Dinosauria: Theropoda) Zhongornis haoae as a scansoriopterygid-like non-avian, and morphological resemblance between scansoriopterygids and basal oviraptorsaurus: Vertebrata PalAsiatica, v. 52, n. 2, p. 3-30.

O'Connor, J. K., Wang, M., Zheng, X.-T., Wang, X.-L., and Zhou, Z.-H., 2014, The histology of two female Early Cretaceous birds: Vertebrata PalAsiatica, v. 52, n. 1, p.112-128.

O'Connor, J. K., Zheng, X., Wang, X., Wang, Y., and Zhou, Z., Ovarian follicles shed new light on dinosaur reproduction during the transition towards birds: National Science Review, 1: 15-17.

Porras-Muzquiz, H. G., Chatterjee, S., and Lehman, T. M., 2014, The carinate bird Ichthyornis from the Upper Cretaceous of Mexico: Cretaceous Research, v. 51, p. 148-152.

Roberts, E. M., Lamanna, M. C., Clarke, J. A., Meng, J., Gorsack, E., Sertich, J. J. W., O'Connor, P. M., Claeson, K. M., and MacPhee, R. D. E., 2014, Stratigraphy and vertebrate paleoecology of Upper Cretaceous-?lowest Paleogene strata on Vega Island, Antarctica: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 402, p. 55-72.

Wang, M., O'Connor, J. K., and Zhou, Z., 2014, A new robust enantiornithine bird from the Lower Cretaceous of China with scansorial adaptations: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 3, p. 657-671. (Fortunguavis xiaotaizicus)

Wang, M., Zou, Z.-H., O'Connor, J. K., and Zelenkov, N. V., 2014, A new diverse enantiornithine family (Bohaiornithidae fam. nov.) from the Lower Cretaceous of China with information from two new species: Vertebrata PalAsiatica, v. 52, n. 1, p. 31-76. (Parabohaiornis martini, Longusunguis kurochkini)

Wang, M., Zhou, Z.-H., and Xu, G., 2014, The first enantiornithine bird from the Upper Cretaceous of China: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 54, n. 1, p. 135-145. (Parvavis chuxiongensis)

Wang, X., O'Connor, J. K., Zheng, X., Wang, M., Hu, H., and Zhou, Z., 2014, Insights into the evolution of rachis dominated tail feathers from a new basal enantiornithine (Aves: Ornithothoraces): Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, v. 113, p. 805-819. (Eopengornis martini)

Wilson, L. E., and Chin, K., 2014, Comparative osteohistology of Hesperornis with reerence to pygoscelid penguins: the effects of climate and behaviour on avian bone microstructure: Royal Society open science, published on line, 14 pp. Link to pdf

Xu, X., Zhou, Z., Dudley, R., Mackem, S., Chuong, C.-M., Erickson, G. M., and Varricchio, D. J., 2014, An integrative approach to understanding bird origins: Science, v. 346, p. 1341.

Xu, X., Zhou, Z., Dudley, R., Mackem, S., Chuong, C.-M., Erickson, G. M., and Varricchio, D. J., 2014, An integrative approach to understanding bird origins: Science, v. 346, published on line, 10 pp.

You, H.-L,. 2014, A tail of a 'middle'tail: National Science Review, v. 1, p. 487.

Zheng, X., O'Connor, J., Wang, X., Wang, M., Zhang, X., and Zhou, Z., 2014, On the absence of sternal elements in Anchiornis (Paraves) and Sapeornis (Aves) and the complex early evolution of the avian sternum: Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, Early Edition, 6 pp.

Zhang, Y., O'Connor, J., Liu, D., Qingjin, M., Sigurdsen, T., and Chiappe, L. M., 2014, New information on the anatomy of Chinese Early Cretaceous Bohaiornithidae (Aves: Enantiornithes) from a subadult specimen of Zhouornis hani: PeerJ 2:e407;DOI 19.7717/peerj.407, 19pp.

Zhang, Z., Chen, D., Zhang, H., and Hou, L., 2014, A large enantiornithine bird from the Lower Cretaceous of China aind its implication for lung ventilation: Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, v. 113, p. 820-827.

Zheng, X., O'Connor, J. K., Huchzermeyer, F., Wang, X., Wang, Y., Zhang, X., and Zhou, Z., 2014, New specimens of Yanornis indicates a piscovorous diet and modern alimentary canal: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 4, 8 pp.

Zheng, X.-T., O'Connor, J. K., Wang, X.-L., Zhang, X.-M., and Wang, Y., 2014, New information on Hongshanornithidae (Aves: Ornithuromorpha) from a new subadult specimen: Vertebrata PalAsiatica, v. 52, n. 2, p. 217-232. (Tianyuornis cheni) Link to pdf

Zhou, S., O'Connor, J. K., and Wang, M., 2014, A new species from an ornithuromorph (Aves: Ornithothoraces) dominated locality of the Jehol Biota: Chinese Science Bulletin, published online (Iteravis huchzermeyeri)


Synapsids

Pelycosaurs

Genus: Nova (3)

Alierasaurus ROMANO & NICOSAI, 2014
Eocasea REISZ, & FRÖBISCH, 2014
Tambacarnifex BERMAN, HENRICI, SUMIDA, MARTENS, & PELLETIER, 2014

Species: Nova (3)

Alierasaurus ronchii ROMANO & NICOSAI, 2014
Eocasea martini REISZ, & FRÖBISCH, 2014
Tambacarnifex unguifalcatus BERMAN, HENRICI, SUMIDA, MARTENS, & PELLETIER, 2014

Angielczyk, K. D., and Schmitz, L,. 2014, Nocturnality in synapsids predates the origin of mammals by over 100 million years: Proceedings of the Royal Socity, Series B, published on line, 8 pp.

Berman, D. S., Henrici, A. C., Sumida, S. S., Martens, T., and Pelletier, V., 2014, First European record of a varanodotine (Synapsida:Varanopidae): member of a unique Early Permian Upland Paleoecosystem, Tambach Basin, Central Germany: In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part I, "Pelycosaur"-Grade Synapsids, Chapter 5, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 69-86. (Tambacarnifex unguifalcatus)

Botha-Brink, J., Huttenlocker, A. K,. and Modesto, S. P., 2014, Vertebrate paleontology of Nooitgedacht 68: A Lystrosaurus maccaigi-rich Permo-Triassic Boundary locality in South Africa: In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part IV, Theriodontia, Chapter 17, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 289-304.

Brink, K. S., and Reisz, R. R., 2014, Hidden dental diversity in the oldest terrestrial apex predator Dimetrodon: Nature Communications, published on line, p. 1-6.

Ezcurra, M. D., Scheyer, T. M., and Butler, R. J., 2014, The origin and early evolution of suaria: reassessing the Permian saurian fossil record and the timing of the crocodile-lizard divergence: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 1, 36 pp. Link to pdf

Felice, R. N., and Angielczyk, K. D., 2014, Was Ophiacodon (Synapsida, Eupelycosauria) a swimmer? a test using vertebral dimensions: In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part I, "Pelycosaur"-Grade Synapsids, Chapter 3, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 25-51.

Kümmell, S. B., and Frey, E., 2014, Range of movement in Ray I of manus and pes and the prehensility of the autopodia in the Early Permian to Late Cretaceous non-anomodont synapsida: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 12, 65 pp. Link to pdf

LeBlanc, A. R. H., and Reisz, R. R., 2014, New postcranial material of the early caseid Casa broilii Williston, 1910 (Synapsida: Caseidae) with a review of the evolution of the sacrum in Paleozoic non-mamalian synapsids: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 12, 20 pp. Link to pdf

Pelletier, V., 2014, Postcranial description and reconstruction of the Varanodontine Varanopid Aerosaurus wellesi (Synapsida: Eupelycosauria): In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part I, "Pelycosaur"-Grade Synapsids, Chapter 4, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 53-68.

Reisz, R. R., 2014, "Pelycosaur"-grade synapsids: Introduction: In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part I, "Pelycosaur"-Grade Synapsids, Chapter 1, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 3-5.

Reisz, R. R., and Fröbisch, J., 2014, The oldest caseid synapsid from the Late Pennsylvanian of Kansas, and the evolution of herbivory in terrestrial vertebrates: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 4, 9 pp. (Eocasea martini) Link to pdf

Romano, M., and Nicosia, U., 2014, Alierasaurus ronchii, gen. et sp. nov., a caseid from the Permian of Sardina, Italy: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 4, p. 900-913. (Alierasaurus ronchii)

Spindler, E., Scott, D., and Reisz, R. R., 2014, New information on the cranial and postcranial anatomy of the early synapsid Ianthodon schultzei (Sphenacomorpha: Sphenacodontia, and its evolutionary significance: Fossil Record, v. 18, p. 17-20. Link to pdf

Sumida, S. S., Pelletier, V., and Berman, D. S., 2014, New information on the basal Pelycosaurian-grade Synapsid Oedaleops: In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part I, "Pelycosaur"-Grade Synapsids, Chapter 2, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 7-23.

Theriodontia

Genus: Nova (2)

Botucaraitherium SOARES, MARTINELLI & DE OLIVEIRA, 2014
Mandagomphodon HOPSON, 2014

Species: Nova (2)

Botucaraitherium belarminoi SOARES, MARTINELLI & DE OLIVEIRA, 2014
Mandagomphodon hirschsoni HOPSON, 2014

Synonym: Nova (5)

Bauria cynops BROOM, 1909
= Sesamodontoides pauli BROOM, 1950
= Sesamodon pauli (BROOM, 1950)
=
Baurioides watsoni HAUGHTON & BRINK, 1954

= Bauria watsoni (HAUGHTON & BRINK, 1954)
Boreogomphodon herpetairus (SUES, OLSEN & CARTER, 1999) LIU & ABDALA, 2014
= Plinthogomphodon herpetairus
SUES, OLSEN & CARTER, 1999

Mandagomphodon attridgei LIU, & ABDALA, 2014

= Scalenodon charigi CROMPTON, 1972
Microgomphodon oligocynus SEELEY, 1895
= Sesamodon browni BROOM, 1905
= Melinodon simus BROOM, 1905
= Watsoniella breviceps BROILI & SCHRODER, 1935
= Herpetogale marsupilis KEYSER, 1979
Sauroctonus parringtoni (HUENE, 1950) GEBAUER, 2014
= Scymnognathus parringtoni HUENE, 1950
= Aelurognathus? parringtoni (HUENE, 1950) SIGOGNEAU, 1970

Abdala, F., Jashashvili, T., Rubidge, B. S., and van den Heever, J., 2014, New Material of Microgomphodon oligocynus (Eutherapsida, Therocephalia) and the taxonomy of Southern African Bauriidae: In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part III, Theriodontia, Chapter 13, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 209-231. (Bauria cynops = Sesamodontoides pauli, = Sesamodon pauli, = Baurioides watsoni, = Bauria watsoni, Microgomphodon oligocynus = Sesamodon browni, = Melinodon simus = Watsoniella breviceps = Herpetogale marsupilis)

Abdala, F., Kammerer, C. F., Day, M. O., Jirah, S., and Rubidge, B. S., 2014, Adult morphology of the therocephalian Simorhinella baini from the Middle Permian of South Africa and the taxonomy, paleobigeography, and temporal distribution of the Lycosuchidae: Journal of Paleontology, v. 88, n. 6, p. 1139-1153.

Angielczyk, K. D., 2014, Introduction: In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part IV, Theriodontia, Chapter 16, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 283-287.

Angielczyk, K. D., and Schmitz, L,. 2014, Nocturnality in synapsids predates the origin of mammals by over 100 million years: Proceedings of the Royal Socity, Series B, published on line, 8 pp.

Botha-Brink, J., Huttenlocker, A. K,. and Modesto, S. P., 2014, Vertebrate paleontology of Nooitgedacht 68: A Lystrosaurus maccaigi-rich Permo-Triassic Boundary locality in South Africa: In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part IV, Theriodontia, Chapter 17, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 289-304.

Fröbisch, J., 2014, Synapsid diversity and the rock record in the Permian-Triassic Beaufort Group (Karoo Supergroup), South Africa: In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part IV, Theriodontia, Chapter 17, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 305-319.

Gebauer, E. V. I., 2014, Re-assessment of the taxonomic position of the specimen GPIT/RE/113 (Sauroctonus parringtoni comb.nov., Gorgonopsia): In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part III, Theriodontia, Chapter 11, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 185-207.

Hopson, J. A., 2014, The traversodontid cynodon Mandagomphodon hirschsoni from the Middle Triassic of the Ruhuhu Valley, Tanzania: In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part III, Theriodontia, Chapter 14, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 233-253. (Mandagomphodon hirschsoni)

Hugot, J.-P., Gardner, S. L., Borba, V., Araujo, P., Leles, D., Da-Rosa, A. A. S., Dutra, J,. Ferreira, L. F., and Araujo, A., 2014, Discovery of a 240 million year old nematode parasite egg in a cynodont coprolite sheds light on the early origin of pinworms in vertebrates: Parasites & Vectors, v. 7, 8pp.

Huttenlocker, A. K., 2014, Body size reductions of nonmammalian eutheriodont therapsids (Synapsida) during the end-Permian mass extinction: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 2, 16 pp. Link to pdf

Huttenlocker, A. K., and Botha-Brink, J., 2014, Bone microstructure and the evolution of growth patterns in Permo-Triassic therocephalians (Amniota, Therapsida) of South Africa; PerJ 2:e325; DOI 10.7717/perj.325: 31pp.

Kammerer, C. F., 2014, Cranial osteology of Arctognathus curvimola, a short-snouted gorgonopsian from the Late Permian of South Africa: Papers in Paleontology, published on line, 18pp.

Kammerer, C. F., 2014, Theriodontia: Introduction: In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part III, Theriodontia, Chapter 10, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 165-169.

Kammerer, C. F., 2014, A redescription of Eriphostoma microdon Broom, 1911 (Therapsida, Gorgonopsia) from the Tapinocephalus Assemblage Zone of South Africa and a review of Middle Permian Gorgonopsians: In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part III, Theriodontia, Chapter 10, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 171-184.

Kümmell, S. B., and Frey, E., 2014, Range of movement in Ray I of manus and pes and the prehensility of the autopodia in the Early Permian to Late Cretaceous non-anomodont synapsida: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 12, 65 pp. Link to pdf

Liu, J., and Abdala, F., 2014, Phylogeny and taxonomy of the Traversodontidae: In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part III, Theriodontia, Chapter 15, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 255-279. (Mandagomphodon attridgei = Scalenodon charigi, Boreogomphodon herpetairus = Plinthogomphodon herpetairus)

Liu, J., Xu, L., Jia, S.-H., Pu, H-Y., and Liu, X.-L., 2014, The Jiyuan tetrapod fauna of the Upper Permina of China-2. Stratigraphy, taxonomical review, and correlation: Vertebrata PalAsiatica, v. 52, n. 3, p. 328-339. Link to pdf

Mancuso, A. C., Gaetano, L. C., Leardi, J. M., Abdala, F., and Arcucci, A. B., 2014, The Chanares Formation: a window to a Middle Triassic tetrapod community: Lethaia, v. 47, p. 244-265.

Meng, J., 2014, Mesozoic mammals of China: implications for phylgeny and early evolution of mammals: National Science Review, v. 1, p. 521-542.

Ruf, I., Maier, W., Rodrigues, P. G., and Schultz, C. L., 2014, Nasal anatomy of the non-mammaliform Cynodont Brasilitherium riograndensis (Eucynodontia, Therapsida) reveals new insight into mammalian evolution: The Antatomical Record, v. 297, p. 2018-2018.

Sidor, C. A., Smith, R. M. H., Huttenlocker, A. K., and Peecook, B. R., 2014, New Middle Triassic tetrapods from the Upper Fremouw Formation of Antarctica and thier depositional seting: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 4, p. 793-801.

Soares, M. B., Martinelli, A. G., and de Oliveira, T. V., 2014, A new prozostrodontian cynodont (Therapsida) from the Late Triassic Riograndia Assemblage Zone (Santa Maria Supersequence) of Southern Brazil: Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciencias, published online, 19pp. (Botucaraitherium belarminoi) Link to pdf

Sulej, T., Wolniewicz, A., Bonde, N., Blazejowski, B., Niedzwiedzki, G., and Talanda, M., 2014, New prespectives on the Late Triassic vertebrates of East Greenland: preliminary results of a Polish-Danish palaeontological expedition: Polish Polar Research, v. 35, n. 4, p. 541-552.

Deinocephalia

Genus: Nova (1)

Sungeodon MAISCH & MATZKE, 2014

Species: Nova (1)

Sungeodon kimkraemerae MAISCH & MATZKE, 2014

Angielczyk, K. D., and Schmitz, L,. 2014, Nocturnality in synapsids predates the origin of mammals by over 100 million years: Proceedings of the Royal Socity, Series B, published on line, 8 pp.

Angielczyk, K. D., Steyer, J.-S., Sidor, C. A., Smith, R. M. H., Whatley, R. L., and Tolan, S., 2014, Permian and Triassic dicynodont (Therapsida: Anomodontia) faunas of the Luangwa basin, Zambia: Taxonomic update and implications for dicynodont biogeography and biostratigraphy: In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part II, Anomodontia, Chapter 6, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 93-138.

Fröbisch, J., 2014, Anomodonta: Introduction: In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part II, Anomodontia, Chapter 6, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 89-92.

Fröbisch, J., 2014, Synapsid diversity and the rock record in the Permian-Triassic Beaufort Group (Karoo Supergroup), South Africa:  In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part IV, Theriodontia, Chapter 17, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 305-319.

Jasinoski, S. C., Cluver, M. A., Chinsamy, A., and Reedy, B. D., 2014, Anatomical plasticity in the snout of Lystrosaurus: In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part II, Anomodontia, Chapter 8, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 139-149.

Jiang, S., and Ji, S.-u., 2014, New specimen of Stenocybus acidentatus (Therapsida: Dinocephalia) from the Middle Permian Dashankou Fauna of China; Acta Geologica Sinica (English Edition), v. 88, n. 3, p. 730-737. Link to pdf

Liu, J., Xu, L., Jia, S.-H., Pu, H-Y., and Liu, X.-L., 2014, The Jiyuan tetrapod fauna of the Upper Permina of China-2. Stratigraphy, taxonomical review, and correlation: Vertebrata PalAsiatica, v. 52, n. 3, p. 328-339. Link to pdf

Maisch, M. W., and Matzke, A. T., 2014, Sungeodon kimkraemerae n. gen. n. sp., the oldest kannemeyeriiform (Therapsida, Dicynodontia) and its implications for the early diversification of large herbivores after the P/T boundary: Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen, v. 272, n. 1, p. 1-12. (Sungeodon kimkraemerae)

Mancuso, A. C., Gaetano, L. C., Leardi, J. M., Abdala, F., and Arcucci, A. B., 2014, The Chanares Formation: a window to a Middle Triassic tetrapod community: Lethaia, v. 47, p. 244-265.

Sidor, C. A., Angielczyk, K. D., Smith, R. M. H., Goulding, A. K., Nesbitt, S. J., Peecook, B. R., Steyer, J. S., and Tolan, S., 2014, Tapinocephalids (Therapsida, Dinocephalia) from the Permian Madumabisa Mudstone Formation (Lower Karoo, Mid-Zambezi Basin) of southern Zambia: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 4, p. 980-986.

Sulej, T., Wolniewicz, A., Bonde, N., Blazejowski, B., Niedzwiedzki, G., and Talanda, M., 2014, New prespectives on the Late Triassic vertebrates of East Greenland: preliminary results of a Polish-Danish palaeontological expedition: Polish Polar Research, v. 35, n. 4, p. 541-552.

Vega, C. S., and Maisch, M. W., 2014, Pathological features in Upper Permian and Middle Triassic Dicynodonts (Synapsida, Therapsida): In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part II, Anomodontia, Chapter 8, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 151-161.


Mammals (Mesozoic)

Genus: Nova (9)

Anthracolestes AVERIANOV, MARTIN & LOPATIN, 2014
Infernolestes CIFELLI, DAVIS & SAMES, 2014
Lakotalestes CIFELLI, DAVIS & SAMES, 2014
Passumys CIFELLI, DAVIS & SAMES, 2014
Rosierodon DEBUYSSCHERE, GHERRBRANT, & ALLAIN, 2014
Shenshou BI, WANG, GUAN, SHENG & MENG, 2014
Vintana KRAUSE, HOFFMANN, WIBLE, KIRK, SCHULTZ, VON KOENINGSWALD, GROENKE, ROSSIE, O'CONNOR, SEIFFERT, DUMONT, HOLLOWAY, ROGERS, RAHANTARISOA, KEMP & ANDRIAMIALISON, 2014
Xianshou BI, WANG, GUAN, SHENG & MENG, 2014
Zhalmouzia AVERIANOV, ARCHIBALD, & DYEK, 2014

Species: Nova (14)

Anthracolestes sergeii AVERIANOV, MARTIN & LOPATIN, 2014
Barbatodon oardaensi CODREA, SOLOMON, VENCZEL, & SOLOMON, 2014

Bolodon hydei CIFELLI, DAVIS & SAMES, 2014
Docodon apoxys ROUGIER, SHETH, CARPENTER, APPELLA-GUISCAFRE, & DAVIS, 2014
Infernolestes rougieri CIFELLI, DAVIS & SAMES, 2014
Lakotalestes loui CIFELLI, DAVIS & SAMES, 2014
Megazostrodon chenali DEBUYSSCHERE, GHERRBRANT, & ALLAIN, 2014
Passumys angelli CIFELLI, DAVIS & SAMES, 2014
Rosierodon anceps DEBUYSSCHERE, GHERRBRANT, & ALLAIN, 2014
Shenshou lui BI, WANG, GUAN, SHENG & MENG, 2014
Vintana sertichi KRAUSE, HOFFMANN, WIBLE, KIRK, SCHULTZ, VON KOENINGSWALD, GROENKE, ROSSIE, O'CONNOR, SEIFFERT, DUMONT, HOLLOWAY, ROGERS, RAHANTARISOA, KEMP & ANDRIAMIALISON, 2014
Xianshou linglong BI, WANG, GUAN, SHENG & MENG, 2014
Xianshou songae BI, WANG, GUAN, SHENG & MENG, 2014
Zhalmouzia bazhanovi AVERIANOV, ARCHIBALD, & DYEK, 2014

Angielczyk, K. D., and Schmitz, L,. 2014, Nocturnality in synapsids predates the origin of mammals by over 100 million years: Proceedings of the Royal Socity, Series B, published on line, 8 pp.

Averianov, A., Archibald, J. D., and Dyke, G. J., 2014, A new eutherian mammal from the Late Cretaceous of Kazakhstan: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 3, p. 537-542. (Zhalmouzia bazhanovi) Link to pdf Link to supplementary information

Averianov, A. O., Martin, T., and Lopatin, A., 2014, The oldest dryolestid mammal from the Middle Jurassic of Siberia: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 4, p. 924-931. (Anthracolestes sergeii)

Bi, S., Wang, Y,. Guan, J., Sheng, X., and Meng, J,. 2014, Three new Jurassic euharamiyidan species reinforce early divergence of mammals: Nature, Research Artiicle,published online, p. 17 pp. (Shenshou lui, Xianshou linglong, Xianshou songae)

Cifelli, R. L., Davis, B. M., and Sames, B., 2014, Earliest Cretaceous mammals from the western United States: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 1, p. 31-52. (Passumys angelli, Bolodon hydei, Infernolestes rougieri, Lakotalestes loui) Link to pdf

Codrea, V. A., Solomon, A. A., Venczel, M., and Smith, T., 2014, A new kogaionid multituberculate mammal from the Maastrichtian of the Transylvanian Basin, Romania: Comptes Rendus Palevol, v. 13, p. 489-499. (Barbatodon oardaensis)

Debuysschere, M,. Gheerbrant, E., and Allain, R., 2014, Earliest konw European mammals: a review of the Morganucodonta from Saint-Nicholas-de-Port (Upper Triassic, France): Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, published on line, 31pp. (Megazostrodon chenali, Rosierodon anceps)

Eaton, J. E., Gardner, J. D., Kirkland, J. I., Brinkman, D. B., and Nydam, R. L., 2014, Vertebrates from the Iron Springs Formation, Upper Cretaceous, southwestern Utah: In: Geology of Utah's Far South, edited by MacLean, J. S., Biek, R. F., and Huntoon, J. E., Utah Geological Association Publication 43, p. 523-555.

Fabre, A.-C., Cornette, R., Perrard, A., Boyer, D. M., Prasad, G. V. R., Hooker, J. J., and Goswami, A., 2014, A three-Dimensional morphometric analysis of the locomotory ecology of Deccanolestes, a eutherian mammal from the Late Cretaceous of India: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 1, p. 146-156.

Gill, P. G., Purnell, M. A., Crumpton, N., Brown, K. R., Gostling, N. J., Stampanoni, M,. and Rayfield, E. J., 2014, Dietary specializations and diversity in feeding ecology of the earliest stem mammals; Nature Letter, published on line, 14 pp.

Gubin, Y. M., 2015, Vertebrates. In: Upper Jurassic Lagerstatte Shar Teg, Southwestern Mongolia, Ponomarenkov, A. G., Aristov, D. S., Bashkuev, A. S., Gubin, Y. M., Khramov, A. V., Lukashevich, E. D., Popov, Y. A., Pritykina, L. N., Sinista, S. M., Sinitshenkova, N. D., Sukatsheva, I. D., Vassilenko, D. V., and Yan, E. V., Paleontological Journal, v. 48, p. 1631-1635.

Khosla, A., and Verma, O., 2014, Paleobiota from the Deccan volcano-sedimentary sequences of India: paleoenvironments, age and paleobiogeographic implications: Historical Biology, published online, 17pp.

Krause, D. W., Hoffmann, S., Wible, J. R., Kirk, E. C., Schultz, J. A., von Koenigswald, W., Groenke, J. R., Rossie, J. B., O'Connor, P. M., Seiffert, E. R., Dumont, E. R., Holloway, W. L., Rogers, R. R., Rahantarisoa, L. J., Kemp. A. D., and Andriamialson, H., 2014, First cranial remains of a gondwanatherian mammal reveal remarkable mosaicism: Nature, published online, 14 pp. (Vintana sertichi)

Kümmell, S. B., and Frey, E., 2014, Range of movement in Ray I of manus and pes and the prehensility of the autopodia in the Early Permian to Late Cretaceous non-anomodont synapsida: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 12, 65 pp. Link to pdf

Matsukawa, M., Shibata, K., Sato, K., Xu, X., and Lockley, M. G., 2014, The Early Cretaceous terrestrial ecosystems of the Jehol Biota based on food-web and energy-flow models: Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, v. 113, p. 836-853.

Meng, J., 2014, Mesozoic mammals of China: implications for phylgeny and early evolution of mammals: National Science Review, v. 1, p. 521-542.

Meng, J., Bi, S., Wang, Y., Zheng, X., and Wang, X., 2014, Dental and mandibular morphologies of Arboroharamiya (Haramiyida, Mammalia): a comparison wiht other Haramiyidans and Megaconus and Implications for Mammalian Evolution: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 2, 16 pp. Link to pdf

Rougier, G. W., Sheth, A. S., Carpenter, K., Appella-Guiscafre, L., and Davis, B. M., 2014, A new species of Docodon (Mammaliaformes: Docodonta) from the Upper Jurassic Morrison Formation and a reassessment of selected craniodental characters in basal mammaliaformes: Journal of Mammal Evolution, published online, 16 pp. (Docodon apoxys)

Ruf, I., Maier, W., Rodrigues, P. G., and Schultz, C. L., 2014, Nasal anatomy of the non-mammaliform Cynodont Brasilitherium riograndensis (Eucynodontia, Therapsida) reveals new insight into mammalian evolution: The Antatomical Record, v. 297, p. 2018-2018.

Sullivan, C., Wang, Y., Hone, D. W. E., Wang, Y., Xu, X., and Zhang, F., 2014, The vertebrates of the Jurassic Daohugou biota of northeastern China: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 2, p. 243-280.

Swilo, M., Niedzwiedzki, G., and Sulej, T., 2014, Mammal-like tooth from the Upper Triassic of Poland: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 4, p. 815-820. Link to pdf

Vullo, R., Abit, D., Ballevre, M., Billon-Bruyat, J.-P., Bourgeais, R., Buffetaut, E., Daviero-Gomez, V., Garcia, G., Gomez, B., Mazin, J.-M., Morel, S., Neraudeau, D., Pouech, J., Rag, J.-C., Schnyder, J., and Tong, H., 2014, Paleontology of the Purbeck-type (Tithonian, Late Jurassic) bonebeds of Chassiron (Oleron Island, Western France): Comptes Rendus Palevol, v. 13, p. 421-441.


Eggs

OOgenus: Nova (3)

Plagioolithus IMAI & AZUMA, 2014
Spheroolithus SELLES, VIA, & GALOBART, 2014
Trigonoolithus MORENO-AZANZA, CANUDO, GASCA, 2014

Oospecies: Nova (3)

Plagioolithus fukuiensis IMAI & AZUMA, 2014
Spheroolithus europaeus SELLES, VIA, & GALOBART, 2014
Trigonoolithus amoae MORENO-AZANZA, CANUDO, GASCA, 2014

Barta, D. E., Brundridge, K. M., Croghan, J. A., Jackson, F. D., Varricchio, D. J., Jin, X., and Poust, A. W., 2014, Eggs and clutches of the Spheroolithidae from the Cretaceous Tiantai basin, Zhejiang Province, China: Historical Biology, v. 26, n. 2, p. 183-194.

Cesar, J., Marsola, d. A., Grellet-Tinner, G., Montefeltro, F. C., Sayao, J. M., Hsiuou, A. S., and Langer, M. C., 2014, The first fossil avian egg from Brazil: Alcheringa, published online, 5pp.

Deeming, D. C., and Ruta, M,. 2014, Egg shape changes a the theropod-bird transition, and a morphometric study of amniote eggs: Royal Society Open Science, published online, 10 pp. Link to pdf

Huh, M., Kim, B. S., Woo, Y., Simon, D. J., Paik, I. S., and Kim, H. J., 2014, First record of a complete giant theropod egg clutch from Upper Cretaceous deposits, South Korea: Historical Biology, v. 26, n. 2, p. 218-228.

Imai, T., and Azuma, Y., 2014, The oldest known avian eggshell, Plagioolithus fukuiensis, from the Lower Cretaceous (upper Barremian) Kitadani Formation, Fukui, Japan: Historical Biology, published on line; 8pp (Plagioolithus fukuiensis).

Jin, X., Yan, H., and Zheng, W., 2014, Welcome to papers from the Fifth International Symposium on Dinosaur eggs and Babies; Historical Biology, v. 26, n. 2, p. 141-143.

Lawver, D. R., and Jackson, F. D., 2014, A review of the fossil record of turtle reproduction: eggs, embryos, nests and copulating pairs: Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History, v. 55, n. 2, p. 215-236.

Liston, J. J., and Chapman, S. D., 2014, Alfred Nicholson Leeds and the first fossil egg attributed to a 'saurian': Histolical Biology, v. 26, n. 2, p. 229-235.

Mikhailov, K. E., 2014, Eggshell structure, parataxonomy and phylogenetic analysis: some notes on articles published from 2002-2011: Historical Biology, v. 26, n. 2, p. 144-154.

Moreno-Azanza, M., Bauluz, B., Canudo, J. I., and Puertolas-Pascual, E., and Selles, A. G., 2014, A re-evaluation of aff. Megaloolithidae eggshell fragments from the uppermost Cretaceous of the Pyrenees and implications for crocodylomorph eggshell structure: Historical Biology, v. 26, n. 2, p. 195-205.

Moreno-Azanza, M., Canudo, J. I., and Gasca, J. M., 2014, Unusual theropod eggshells from the Early Cretaceous Blesa Formation of the Iberian Range, Spain: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 4, p. 843-854. (Trigonoolithus amoae) Link to pdf

Oser, S. E., and Jackson, F. D., 2014, Sediment and eggshell interactions: using abrasion to assess transport in fossil eggshell accumulations: Historical Biology, v. 26, n. 2, p. 165-172.

Ribeiro, V., Mateus, O., Holwerda, F., Araujo, R., and Castanhinha, R., 2014, Two new theropod egg sites from the Late Jurassic Lourinha Formation, Portugal: Historical Biology, v. 26, n. 2, p. 206-217.

Russo, J., Mateus, O., Balbino, A., and Marzola, M., 2014, Crocodylmoprh eggs and eggshells from the Lourinha Fm. (Upper Jurassic), Portugal: Comunicacoes Geologicas, v. 101, especial 2, p. 563-566.

Selles, A. G., Via, G., and Galobart, A., 2014, Spheroolithus europaeus, oosp. nov. (Late Maastrichtian, Catalonia), the yougnest oological record of hadrosauroids in Eurasia): Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 3, p. 725-729. (Spheroolithus europaeus)

Shao, Z.-F., Fan, S.-h., Jia, S.-h., Tanaka, K., and Lü, J-c., 2014, Intact theropod dinosaur eggs with embryonic remains from the Late Cretaceous of southern China: Geological Bulletin of China, v. 33, n. 7, p. 941-948. Link to pdf

Val, S., Garcia, R., and Lopez, D., 2014, Preliminary results on the chemical preparation of dinosaur eggshells: Journal of Paleontological techniques, n. 13, p. 29-37.

Wang, P. L., Jackson, F. D., and Varricchio, D. J., 2014, Nest taphonomy of common terns (Sterna hirundo) on Poplar Island, Chesapeak Bay, Maryland: Historical Biology, v. 26, n. 2, p. 155-164

Wilson, H. M., Heck, C. T., Varricchio, D. J., Jackson, F. D., and Jin, X., 2014, Evaluating deformation in Spheroolithus dinosaur eggs from Zhejiang, China: Historical Biology, v. 26, n. 2, p. 173-182.


Ichnology

Ichnogenus: Nova (2)

Bellatoripes McCREA, BUCKLEY, FARLOW, LOCKLEY, CURRIE, MATTHEWS & PEMBERTON, 2014
Dikoposichnus ZHANG, WEN, HU, BENTON, ZHOU, LÜ, HUANG, CHOO, CHEN, LIU, & ZHANG, 2014,

Ichnospecies: Nova (3)

Bellatoripes fredlundi McCREA, BUCKLEY, FARLOW, LOCKLEY, CURRIE, MATTHEWS & PEMBERTON, 2014
Dikoposichnus huopingensis ZHANG, WEN, HU, BENTON, ZHOU, LÜ, HUANG, CHOO, CHEN, LIU, & ZHANG, 2014
Siamopodus xui XING, LOCKLEY, ZHANG, KLEIN, PERSONS IV, AND DAI, 2014

Synonym: Nova (1)

Erpetopus cassinisi (CEOLONI, CONTI, MARIOTTI, MIETTO, & NICOSIA, 1987) MARCHETTI, SANTI, & AVANZINI, 2014
= Camunipes cassinisi CEOLONI, CONTI, MARIOTTI, MIETTO, & NICOSIA, 1987

Alcala, L., Mampel, L,. Royo-Torres, R., and Cobos, A,. 2014, On small quadrupedal ornithopod tracks in Jurassic-Cretaceous transition intertidial deposits (El Castellar, Teruel, Spain): Spanish Journal of Palaeontology, v. 29, n. 2, p. 183-190.

Boutakiout, M., Masrour, M, and Perez-Lorente, F,. 2014, Icnitas tireforas y teropodas en Ansous (Pliensbachiense, Alto Atlas Central, Marruecos): Geogaceta, v. 55, p. 75-78. Link to pdf

Castanera, D., Vila, B., Razzolini, N. L., Santos, V. F., Pascual, C., and Canudo, J. I., 2014, Sauropod trackways of the Iberian Peninsula: palaeoetological and palaeoenvironmental inplications: Journal of Iberian Geology, v. 40, n. 1, p. 49-59. Link to pdf

Clemmensen, L. B., Milna, J., Pedersen, G. K., Johannensen, A. B., and LArsen, C., 2016, Dinosaur tracks in Lower Juarssic coastal plan sediments (Sose Bugt Member, Ronne Formation) on Bornholm, Denmark: Lethaia, v. 47, p. 485-493. Link to pdf

Falk, A. R., Lim, J.-D., and Hasiotis, S. T., 2014, A behavioral analysis of fossil bird tracks form the Haman Formation (Republic of Korea) shows a nearly modern avian ecosystem: Vertebrata PalAsiatica, v. 52, n. 1, p. 129-152.

Falkingham, P. L., 2014, Interpreting ecology and behaviour from the vertebrate fossil track record: Journal of Zoology, v. 292, p. 222-228.

Falkingham, P. L., Bates, K. T., and Farlow, J. O., 2014, Historical photogrammetry: Bird's Paluxy River Dinosaur chase sequence digitally reconstructed as ti was prior to excavation 70 years ago: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 4, 5 pp. Link to pdf

Fiorillo, A. R., Hasiotis, S. T., and Kobayashi, Y., 2014, Herd structure in Late Cretaceous plar dinosaurs: a remarkable new dinosaur tracksite, Denali National Park, Alaska, USA: Geology, published online, 4pp.

Fiorillo, A. R., Kobayashi, Y., McCarthy, P. J., Wright, T. C., and Tomisch, C. S., 2014, Pterosaur tracks from the Lower Cantwell Formation (Campanian-Maastrichtian) of Denali National Park, Alaska, USA, with comments about landscape heterogeneity and habit preferences: Historical Biology, published online, 12pp.

Garcia-Ortiz, E., and Perez-Lorente, F., 2014, Palaeoecological inferences about dinosaur gregariosu behaviour based on the study of tracksites from La Rioja area in the Cameros Basin (Lower Cretaceous, Spain): Journal of Iberian Geology, v. 40, n. 1, p. 113-127. Link to pdf

Hernandez-Medrano, N., Arribas, C. P., Perez-Lorente, F., and Sesma, R,. 2014, Icnitas teropodas, ornithopodas y de pterosaurio en la Formacion Aguilar del rio Alhama, Grupo de Oncala, Cuenca de Cameros: Zubia, v. 32, p. 33-71.

Ibrahim, N., Varricchio, D. J., Sereno, P. C., Wilson, J. A., Dutheil, D. B., Martill, D. M., Baidder, L., and Zouhri, S., 2014, Dinosaur footprints and other ichnofauna from the Cretaceous Kem Kem beds of Morocco: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 3, 15 pp. Link to pdf

Lockley, M. G., and Gierlinski, G., 2014, Jurassic tetrapod footprint ichnofaunas and ichnofacies of the Western Interior, USA: Volumina Jurassica, v. 12, n. 2, p. 133-150. Link to pdf

Lockley, M. G., Xing, L., Lockwood, J. A. F., and Pond, S., 2014, A review of large Cretaceous ornithopod tracks, with special reference to thier ichnotaxonomy: Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, v. 113, p. 721-736. Link to pdf

Marchetti, L., Santi, G., and Avanzini, M., 2014, The problem of small footprints in paleoichnology: remarks on the Early Permian ichnotaxon Erpetopus cassinisi, a local species form southern Alps (Northern Italy): Rivisita Italiana di Paleontologia e Stratigraphy, v. 120, n. 2, p. 129-143. (Erpetopus cassinisi = Camunipes cassinisi) Link to pdf

Marsicano, C. A., Wilson, J. A., and Smith, R. M. H., 2014, A temnospondyl trackway from the Early Mesozoic of Western Gondwana and its implications for basal tetrapod locomotion: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 3, 15 pp. Link to pdf

Martin, A. J., Vickers-Rich, P., Rich, T. H. and Hall, M., 2014, Oldest known avian footprints from Australia: Eumeralla Formation (Albian), Dinosaur Cove, Victoria: Palaeontology, v. 57, part 1, p. 7-19.

Masrour, M., and Perez-Lorente, F., 2014, Otozoum trackway in Issil-n-Ait Arbi (Lower Jurassic, Central High Atlas, Morocco): Sociedad Geogaceta, v. 56, p. 107-110.

McCrea, R. T., Buckley, L. G., Farlow, J. O., Lockley, M. G., Currie, P. J., Matthews, N. A., and Pemberton, S. G., 2014, A 'terror of Tyrannosaurs': the frist trackways of Tyrannosaurids and evidence of Gregariousness and pathology in Tyrannosauridae: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 7, 13 pp. (Bellatoripes fredlundi) Link to pdf

Moreau, J.-D., Trincal, V., Gand, G., Neraudeau, D., Bessiere, G., and Bourel, B., 2014, Deux nouveaux sites a traces de pas dinosauroides dans la Formation Dolomitique de l'Hettagien de Lozere, languedoc-Roussillon, France: Annales de Paleontologie, v. 100, p. 361-369.

Pirrone, C. A., Buatois, L. A., and Riga, B. G., 2014, A new ichnospecies of Cubiculum from Upper Cretaceous Dinosaur bones in western Argentina: Ichnos, v. 21, p. 251-260.

Razzolini, N. L., Vila, B., Cstanera, D., Falkingham, P. L., Barco, J. L., Canudo, J. I., Manning, P. L., and Galobart, A., 2014, Intra-trackway morphological variations due to substrate consistency: the El Frontal Dinosaur tracksite (Lower Cretaceous, Spain): Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 4, 14 pp. Link to pdf

Rubilar-Rogers, D., Salazar, C., Soto-Acuna, S., Guevara, J. P., Alarcon, J., Gustein, C. S., Suarez, M., and Otero, R., 2014, New tridactyl dinosaur footprints from the Lower Cretaceous of the Atacama Region, northern Chile: Boletin del Museo Nacional de Historia Natural, Chile, v. 63, p. 201-212.

Sulej, T., Wolniewicz, A., Bonde, N., Blazejowski, B., Niedzwiedzki, G., and Talanda, M., 2014, New prespectives on the Late Triassic vertebrates of East Greenland: preliminary results of a Polish-Danish palaeontological expedition: Polish Polar Research, v. 35, n. 4, p. 541-552.

Therrien, F., Zelenitsky, D. K., Tanaka, K., and Sloboda, W. J., 2014, First hadrosaur trackway from the Upper Cretaceous (Late Campanian) Oldman Formation, Southeastern Alberta: In: Hadrosaurs, edited by Eberth, D. A., and Evans, D. C., editoral assistant Ralrick, P. E., Indiana University Press, p. 532-539.

Vila, B., Castanera, D., Marmi, J., Canudo, J. I., and Galobart, A., 2014, Crocodile swim tracks from the latest Cretaceous of Europe: Lethia, published online, 11pp.

Xing, L.D., Klein, H., Lockley, M. G., Wetzel, A., Li, Z.-D., Li, J.-J., Gierlinski, G. D., Zhang, J.-P., Matsukawa, M., Divay, J. D., and Zhou, L., 2014, Changpeipus (theropod) tracks from the Middle Jurassic of Turpan Basin, Xinjiang, Northwest China: review, new discovieres, ichnotaxonomy, preservation and paleoecology: Vertebrata Palastica, v. 52, n. 2, p. 233-259. Link to pdf

Xing, L.-D., Liu, Y. Q., Kuang, H. W., Klein, H, Zhang, J. P., Burns, M. E., Chen, J,. Wang, M. W., and Hu, J., 2014, Theropod and possible ornithopod track assemblages from the Jurassic-Cretaceous boundary Houcheng Formation, Shangyi, northern Hebei, China: Paleoworld, v. 23, p. 200-208.

Xing, L. D., and Lockley, M. G., 2014, First report of small Ornithopodichnus trackways from the Lower Cretaceous of Sichuan, China: Ichnos, v. 21, p. 213-222. Link to pdf

Xing, L. D., Lockley, M. G., Klein, H., Gierlinski, G. D., Divay, J. D., Hu, S. M., Shang, J. P., Ye, Y., and He, Y. P., 2014, The non-avian theropod track Jialingpus from the Cretaceous of the Ordos Basin, China, wiht a revision of the type material: implications for ichnotaxonomy and trackmaker morphology: Palaeworld, v. 23, p. 187-199.

Xing, L.-D., Lockley, M. G., Wang, Q.-F., Li, Z.-D., Klein, H., Persons IV, W. S., Ye, Y., and Matsukawa, M., 2014, Earliest records of dinosaur footrpints in Xinjiang, China: Vertebrata PalAsiatica, v. 52, n. 3, p. 340-348. Link to pdf

Xing, L. D., Lockley, M. G., Zhang, J., Klein, H., Persons, W. S., IV, and Dai, H., 2014, Diverse sauropod-, theropod-, and ornithopod-track assemblages and a new ichno taxon Siamopodus xui ichnosp. nov. from the Feitianshan Formation, Lower Cretaceous of Sichuan Province, southwest China: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 414, p. 79-97. (Siamopodus xui) Link to pdf

Xing, L., Peng, G., Marty, D., Ye, Y., Klein, H., Li, J., Girelinski, G. D., and Shu, C., 2014, An unusual trackway of a possibly bipedal archosaur from the Late Triassic of the Sichuan Basin, China: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 4, p. 863-871. Link to pdf

Zhang, Q., Wen, W., Hu, S., Benton, M. J., Zhou, C., Xie, T., Lü, T., Huang, J., Choo, B. Chen, Z.-Q., Liu, J., and Zhang, Q., p. 2014, Nothosaur foraging tracks from the Middle Triassic of southwestern China: Nature Comunications, published online, 12 pp. (Dikoposichnus huopingensis)


Palaeopathologies

Fröbisch, N. B., Bickelman, C., and Witzmann, F, 2014, Early evolution of limb regeneration in tetarpods: evidence from a 300-million-year-old amphibian: Proceedings of the Royal Society, series B, pubalised on line, 8pp.

McCrea, R. T., Buckley, L. G., Farlow, J. O., Lockley, M. G., Currie, P. J., Matthews, N. A., and Pemberton, S. G., 2014, A 'terror of Tyrannosaurs': the frist trackways of Tyrannosaurids and evidence of Gregariousness and pathology in Tyrannosauridae: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 7, 13 pp. (Bellatoripes fredlundi) Link to pdf

Vega, C. S., and Maisch, M. W., 2014, Pathological features in Upper Permian and Middle Triassic Dicynodonts (Synapsida, Therapsida): In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part II, Anomodontia, Chapter 8, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 151-161.

Witzmann, F., Schwarz-Wings, D., Hampe, O., Fritisch, G., and Asbach, P., 2014, Evidence of spondyloarthropathy in the spine of a phytosaur (Reptilia: Archosauriformes) from the Late Triassic of Halberstadt, Germany: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 1, 13 pp. Link to pdf


Gastroliths

Wings, O., 2014, The rarity of gastroliths in sauropod dnosaurs - a case study in the Late Jurassic Morrison Formation, western USA: Fossil Record, v. 18, p. 1-16. Link to pdf


Stomach contents

Gody, P. L., Montefeltro, F. C., Norell, M. A., and Langer, M. C,. 2014, An additional baurusuchid from the Cretaceous of Brazil with evidence of interspecific predation aomong crocodyliformes: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 15, 12 pp. (Aplestosuchus sordidus) Link to pdf


Coprolites

Hugot, J.-P., Gardner, S. L., Borba, V., Araujo, P., Leles, D., Da-Rosa, A. A. S., Dutra, J,. Ferreira, L. F., and Araujo, A., 2014, Discovery of a 240 million year old nematode parasite egg in a cynodont coprolite sheds light on the early origin of pinworms in vertebrates: Parasites & Vectors, v. 7, 8pp.

Hunt, A. P., and Lucas, S. G., 2014, Jurasic vertebrate bromalites of the western United States in the context of the global record: Volumina Jurassica, v. 12, n. 2, p. 151-158. Link to pdf

Ibrahim, N., Varricchio, D. J., Sereno, P. C., Wilson, J. A., Dutheil, D. B., Martill, D. M., Baidder, L., and Zouhri, S., 2014, Dinosaur footprints and other ichnofauna from the Cretaceous Kem Kem beds of Morocco: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 3, 15 pp. Link to pdf

Stinnesbeck, W., Frey, E., Rivas, L., Perez, J. P. Cartes, M. L., Soto, C. S., and Lobos, P. Z., 2014, A lower Cretaceous ichthyosaur graveyard in deep marine slope channel deposits at Torres de Paine National Park, southern Chile: Geological Society of America Bulletin, published online, 23 pp.


Cannibalism


Regurgitalite


Fire (Mesozoic, Paleozoic)

Belcher, C. M., Hadden, R. M., Rein, G., Morgan, J. V., Artemieva, N., and Goldin, T., 2014, An experimental assessment of the ignition of forest fuels by the thermal pulse generated by the Cretaceous-Paleogene impact at Chicxulb: Journal of the Geological Society, published online, 11pp.


Beetle Borrings


Toothmarks

Bell, P. R., and Campione, N. E., 2014, Taphonomy of the Danek Bonebed: a monodominant Edmontosaurus (Hadrosauridae) bonebed from the Horseshoe Canyon Formation, Alberta: Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 51, p. 992-1006.


Histology

Burns, M. E., and Vavrek, M. J., 2014, Probable ankylosaur ossicles from the Middle Cenomanian Dunvegan Formation of Northwestern Alberta, Canada: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 5, 5 pp. Link to pdf

Cerda, I. A., Chinsamy, A., and Pol, D., 2014, Unusual endosteally formed bone tissue in a Patagonian basal sauropodmorph dinosaur: The Antomical Record, v. 297, p. 1385-1391.

Cullen, T. M., Evans, D. C,. Ryan, M. J., Currie, P. J., and Kobayashi, Y., 2014, Osteohistological varation in growth marks and osteocyte lacunar density in a theropod dinosaur (Coelurosauria: ornithomimidae): BMC Evolutionary Biology, Bio MedCentral The Open Acess Publisher, published online, 26pp. Link to pdf

Erickson, G. M., and Zelenitsky, D. K., 2014, Osteohistology and occlusal morphology of Hypacrosaurus stebingeri teeth throughout ontogeny with comments on wear-induced form and function: In: Hadrosaurs, edited by Eberth, D. A., and Evans, D. C., editoral assistant Ralrick, P. E., Indiana University Press, p. 422-432.

Ezcurra, M. D., Scheyer, T. M., and Butler, R. J., 2014, The origin and early evolution of suaria: reassessing the Permian saurian fossil record and the timing of the crocodile-lizard divergence: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 1, 36 pp. Link to pdf

Hedrick, B. P., Gao, C., Omar, G. I., Zhang, F., Caizhi, S., and Dodson, P., 2014, The osteology and taphonomy of a Psittacosaurus bonebed assemblage of Yixian Formation (Lower Cretaceous), Liaoning, China: Cretaceous Research, v. 51, p. 321-340.

Hedrick, B. P., Tumarkin-Deratzian, A. R., and Dodson, P., 2014, Bone microstructure and relative age of the holotype specimen of the diplodocoid sauropod dinosaur Suuwassea emilieae: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 4, p. 295-304. Link to pdf Link to pdf

Houssaye, A., Scheyer, T. M., Kolb, C., Fischer, V., and Sander, P. M., 2014, A new look at ichthyosaur long bone microanatomy and histology: implications for thier adaptation to an aquatic life: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 4, 10 pp. Link to pdf

Huttenlocker, A. K., and Botha-Brink, J., 2014, Bone microstructure and the evolution of growth patterns in Permo-Triassic therocephalians (Amniota, Therapsida) of South Africa; PerJ 2:e325; DOI 10.7717/perj.325: 31pp.

Jasinoski, S. C., Cluver, M. A., Chinsamy, A., and Reedy, B. D., 2014, Anatomical plasticity in the snout of Lystrosaurus: In: Early Evolutionary history of the Syapsida, Part II, Anomodontia, Chapter 8, Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, editors, Springer, p. 139-149.

Klein, N., and Hagdorn, H., 2014, Humerus morphology and histology of a new marine reptile (Diapsida) from the Muschelkalk-Keuper-Grenzbonebed (Middle Triassic, Ladinian) of southwest Germany: Palaeodiversity, v. 7, p. 23-38. Link to pdf

Maxwell, E. E., Scheyer, T. M., and Fowler, D. A., 2014, An evolutionary and developmental prespective on the loss of regionalization in the limbs of derived ichthyosaurs: Geological Magazine, v. 151, v. 1, p. 29-40.

Nakajima, Y., Houssaye, A., and Endo, H., 2014, Osteohistology of the Early Triassic ichthyopterygian reptile Utatsusaurus hataii: implications for early ichthyosaur biology: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 2, p. 343-252. Link to pdf

Pedroso de Andrade, R. C., and Sayao, J. M., 2014, Paleohistology and lifestyle inferences of a dyrosaurid (Archosauria: Crocodylomorph) from Paraiba Basin (Northeastern Brazil: Public Library of Science (PLOS), One, v. 9, n. 7, 11 pp. Link to pdf

Pretto, F. A., Cabreira, & Schultz, 2014, Tooth microstructure of the Early Permian aquatic predator Stereosternum tumidum: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 59, n. 1, p. 125-133. Link to pdf

Vanderven, E., Burns, M. E., and Currie, P. J., 2014, Histologic growth dynamic study of Edmontosaurus regalis (Dinosauria: Hadrosauridae) from a bonebed assemblage of the Upper Cretaceous Horseshoe Canyon Formation, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada:Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 51, p. 1023-1033.

Waskow, K., and Sander, P. M., 2014, Growth record and histological variation in the dorsal ribs of Camarasaurus sp. (Sauropoda): Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 34, n. 4, p. 852-869.

Wilson, L. E., and Chin, K., 2014, Comparative osteohistology of Hesperornis with reerence to pygoscelid penguins: the effects of climate and behaviour on avian bone microstructure: Royal Society open science, published on line, 14 pp. Link to pdf


Soft tissue


Bonebed


Taphonomy

Bell, P. R., and Campione, N. E., 2014, Taphonomy of the Danek Bonebed: a monodominant Edmontosaurus (Hadrosauridae) bonebed from the Horseshoe Canyon Formation, Alberta: Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 51, p. 992-1006.

Casal, G. A., Ibiricu, L. M., Allard, J. O., Martinez, R. D., Luna, M,. and Riga, B. J. G., 2014, Tafonomia del titanosaurio Aeolosaurus cohuehuapensis, Cretacico Superior, Patagonia central, Argentina: un ejemplo de preservacion en facies fluviales de desbordamiento: Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Geologicas, v. 31, n. 2, p. 163-173.

Hedrick, B. P., Gao, C., Omar, G. I., Zhang, F., Caizhi, S., and Dodson, P., 2014, The osteology and taphonomy of a Psittacosaurus bonebed assemblage of Yixian Formation (Lower Cretaceous), Liaoning, China: Cretaceous Research, v. 51, p. 321-340.


Burrows


DNA (and Blood)


(suppose) Tertiary Dinosaurs


Venomous


Extinction

Brusatte, S. L., Butler, R. J., Barrett, P. M., Carrano, M. T., Evans, D. C., Lloyd, G. T., Mannion, P. D., Morell, M. A., Peppe, D. J., Upchurch, P., and Williamson, T. E., 2014, The extinction of the dinosaurs: Biological Reviews, publised on line, 15pp.

Shen, S.-Z., and Bowring, S. A., 2014, The end-Permian mass extinction: a still unexplained catastrophe: National Science Review, v. 1, n. 4, p. 492-495.


Integuments

Feathers

Alifanov, V. R., 2014, The Discovery of Late Jurassic Dinosaurs in Russia: Doklady Earth Sciences, v. 455, part 2, p. 365-367.

Czerkas, S. A., and Feduccia, A., 2014, Jurassic archosaur is a non-dinosaurian bird: Journal of Ornithology, published online, 11pp.

Foth, C., Tischlinger, H., and Rauhut, O. W. M., 2014, New specimen of Archaeopteryx provides insights into the evolution of pennanceous feathers: Nature, Letter/Research, published online, 4pp.

Saveliev, S. V., and Alifanov, V. R., 2014, A new type of skin derivatives in Ornithischian Dinosaurs from the Late Jurassic of Transbaikalia (Russia): Doklady Biological Sciences, v. 456, p. 182-184.

Zheng, X.-T., O'Connor, J. K., Wang, X.-L., Zhang, X.-M., and Wang, Y., 2014, New information on Hongshanornithidae (Aves: Ornithuromorpha) from a new subadult specimen: Vertebrata PalAsiatica, v. 52, n. 2, p. 217-232. Link to pdf

Skin

Alifanov, V. R., 2014, The Discovery of Late Jurassic Dinosaurs in Russia: Doklady Earth Sciences, v. 455, part 2, p. 365-367.

Davis, M., 2014, Census of dinosaur skin reveals lithology may not be the most imortant factor in increased preservation of hadrosaur skin: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 39, n. 3, p. 601-605. Link to pdf Link to pdf

Fiorillo, A. R., Hasiotis, S. T., and Kobayashi, Y., 2014, Herd structure in Late Cretaceous plar dinosaurs: a remarkable new dinosaur tracksite, Denali National Park, Alaska, USA: Geology, published online, 4pp.

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Interesting Articles

Carpenter, K., 2014, Where the sea meets the land: the unresolved Dakota Problem in Utah: In: Geology of Utah's Far South, edited by MacLean, J. S., Biek, R. F., and Huntoon, J. E., Utah Geological Association Publication 43, p. 357-371.

Chen, J., Wang, B., Engel, M. S., Wappler, T., Jarzembowski, E. A., Zhang, H., Wang, X., Zheng, X., and Rust, J., 2014, Extreme adaptations for aquatic ectoparasitism in a Jurassic fly larva: eLife 2014; 3:e02844, 8pp. Link to pdf

Linnert, C., Robinson, S. A., Lees, J. A., Bown, P. R., Perez-Rodriguez, I., Petrizzo, M. R., Falzoni, F., Littler, K., Arz, J. A., and Russell, E. E., 2014, Evidence for global cooling in the Late Cretaceous: Nature Communictions, published online, 7pp.

Ramenzani, J., Fastovsky, D. E., and Bowring, S. A., 2014, Revised chronostratigraphy of the Lower Chinle Formation strata in Arizona and New Mexico (USA): high-precision UpPb geochronological constraints on the Late Triassic evolution of Dinosaurs: American Journal of Science, v. 314, p. 981-1008.

Schröder-Adams, C., 2014, The Cretaceous Polar and Western Interior seas: paleoenvironmental history and paleoceanographic linkages: Sedimentary Geology, v. 301, p. 26-40.

Suarez, C. A., Gonzalez, L. A., Ludvigson, G. A., Kirkland, J. I., Cifelli, R. L., and Kohn, M. J., 2014, Multi-taxa isotopic investigation of paleohydrology in the Lower Cretaceous Cedar Mountain Formation, eastern Utah, U.S.A.: deciphering effects of the Nevadaplano Plateau on regional climate: Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 84, p. 975-987.

Yao, Y., Cai, W., Xu, X., Shih, C, Engel, M. S., Zheng, X., Zhao, Y., and Ren, D., 2014, Blood-feeding true bugs in the Early Cretaceous: Current Biology, publisehd on line, 5 pp.


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