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UCMP Publications

This is a list of recent publications by UCMP curators, staff and students. All UCMP authors are linked back to their individual profile pages.

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Hickman, C.S. 2018. A new Calliovarica species (Seguenzioidea: Chilodonntidae) from the Eocene of Oregon, USA: Persistence of a relict Mesozoic gastropod group in a unique forearc tectonic setting. PaleoBios 35. ump_paleobios_38726  Read it

Hlusko, L.J., J.P. Carlson, G. Chaplin, S.A. Elias, J.F. Hoffecker, M. Huffman, N.G. Jablonski, T.A. Monson, D.H. O'Rourke, M.A. Pilloud, and G.R. Scott. 2018. Environmental selection during the last ice age on the mother-to-infant transmission of vitamin D and fatty acids through breast milk. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, p.201711788.  Read it

Kahanamoku, S.S., P.M. Hull, D.R. Lindberg, A.Y. Hsiang, E.C. Clites and S. Finnegan. 2018. Twelve thousand recent patellogastropods from a northeastern Pacific latitudinal gradient. Scientific Data, 5:170197.  Read it

Smith, S.M., C.J. Sprain, W.A. Clemens, D.L. Lofgren, P.R. Renne, and G.P. Wilson. 2018. Early mammalian recovery after the end-Cretaceous mass extinction: A high-resolution view from McGuire Creek area, Montana, USA. Bulletin of the Geological Society of America.  Read it

Sprain, C.J., P.R. Renne, W.A. Clemens, and G.P. Wilson. 2018. Calibration of chron C29r: New high-precision geochronologic and paleomagnetic constraints from the Hell Creek region, Montana and their implications for the Cretaceous-Paleocene boundary mass extinction. Bulletin of the Geological Society of America.  Read it

Wosik, M., M. B. Goodwin,, and D. C. Evans. 2018. A nestling-sized skeleton of Edmontosaurus (Ornithischia, Hadrosauridae) from the Hell Creek Formation of northeastern Montana, U.S.A., with an analysis of ontogenetic limb allometry. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 37(6). e1398168. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2017.1398168.


Arlidge, S. M., A. Thankos and J.R. Bean. 2017. Using the Understanding Science flowchart to illustrate and bring students' science stories to life. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America. 98:211-216.  Read it

Chen, C., K. Uematsu, K. Linse, J.D. Sigwart. 2017. By more ways than one: Rapid convergence in adaptations to hydrothermal vents shown by 3D anatomical reconstruction of Gigantopelta (Mollusca: Neomphalina). BMC Evolutionary Biology. 17: article 62.

Clemens, W.A. 2017 A pantodont (Mammalia) from the latest Puercan North American Land Mammal Age (earliest Paleocene) of the Western Interior. Historical Biology  Read it

Contreras, D.L., I.A.P. Duijnstee, S.L. Ranks, C.R. Marshall, C.V. Looy. 2017. The evolution of dispersal strategies in conifers: convergence and divergence in the morphology of diaspores. Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics. 24:93−117.  Read it

Diaz-Medina, G., M. Hyzny, and A.A. Klompmaker. 2017. A lithostratigraphic and palaeoenvironmental framework for the Late Miocene El Caracolar section (Granada Basin, Betic Cordillera, Spain) and description of decapod crustaceans. Geobios, 50: 173 - 195.

Eagling, L.E., E.C. Ashton, A.C. Jensen, J.D. Sigwart, D. Murray and D. Roberts. 2017. Spatial and temporal differences in gonad development, sex ratios and reproductive output influence the sustainability of exploited populations of the European oyster, Ostrea edulis. Aquatic Conservation. (in press)

Geraldi, N., C. Bertollini, M.C. Emmerson, D. Roberts, J.D. Sigwart and N.E. O'Connor. 2017. Aggregations of brittle stars can provide similar ecological roles as mussel reefs. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 563: 157 - 167.

Klompmaker, A.A. , M. Kowalewski, J.W. Huntley, and S. Finnegan. 2017. Increase in predator-prey size ratios throughout the Phanerozoic history of marine ecosystems. Science, 356: 1168 - 1170.

Klompmaker, A.A., R.W. Portell, and M.G. Frick. 2017. Comparative experimental taphonomy of eight marine arthropods indicates distinct differences in preservation potential. Palaeontology, 60: 773 - 794.

Luque, J., C.E. Schweitzer, W. Santana, R.W. Portell, F.J. Vega, and A.A. Klompmaker. 2017. Checklist of fossil decapod crustaceans from tropical America, Part I: Anomura and Brachyura. Nauplius, 25: e2017025.

Monson, T.A., M.F. Brasil, D.J. Stratford, and L.J. Hlusko. 2017. Patterns of craniofacial variation and taxonomic diversity in the South African Cercopithecidae fossil record. Palaeontologia Electronica, 20.1.7A: 1-20.  Read it

O'Dell, R.E., D.M. Erwin, P. Holroyd, B.D. Rankin and M. Ibraheem El - Faramawi. 2017. Flora and Fauna of the Holocene Oil Canyon oil-sands from the poorly understood San Joaquin Desert Biozone. In: Reynolds, R.E. (ed.) ECSZ Does It: Revisiting the Eastern California Shear Zone, 2017 Desert Symposium Volume, pp. 308 - 314.   Read it

Poust, A.W. 2017. Book Review: "The White River Badlands: Geology and Paleontology" by Benton, R.C., D.O. Terry Jr., E. Evanoff and H.G. McDonald. Priscum. 24(1):15 - 16.  Read it

Poust, A.W. and R.W. Boessenecker. 2017. Mandibles of the sea lion Proterozetes ulysses from the middle Pleistocene Port Orford Formation of Oregon. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2017.1317637.  Read it

Schweitzer, C.E., R.M. Feldmann, H. Karasawa, O.D. Frantescu, and A.A. Klompmaker. 2017. Systematic Descriptions: Section Etyoida. Treatise Online 95. Part R, Revised, Volume 1, Chapter 8P, 9 p.

Sigwart, J.D. 2017. Molluscs all beneath the sun, one shell, two shells, more, or none. Current Biology, 27: R702 - R719.

Sigwart, J.D. and E. Schwabe. 2017. Anatomy of the many feeding types in polyplacophoran molluscs. Invertebrate Zoology. 14(2): 205 - 216.

Sigwart, J.D. and L. McLean. 2017. Contribution of Caulerpa spp. to marine mollusc species richness in the megadiverse Philippines. Visaya, 5: 67 - 73.

Sigwart, J.D., C. Chen and L. Marsh. 2017. Is mining the seabed bad for molluscs? The Nautilus, 131: 43 - 49.

Sigwart, J.D., C. Chen. 2017. Life history, patchy distribution, and patchy taxonomy in a shallow-water invertebrate (Mollusca: Polyplacophora: Lepidopleurida). Marine Biodiversity. doi: 10.1007/s12526-017-0688-1

Sigwart, J.D., M.D. Sutton and K.D. Bennett. 2017. How big is a genus? Towards a nomothetic systematics. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. doi: 10.1093/zoolinnean/zlx059

South, J., D. Welsh, A. Anton, J.D. Sigwart and J.T.A. Dick. 2017. Effects of increasing temperature to the functional response of the intertidal shanny Lipophrys pholis. Journal of Fish Biology. (in press)

Souto, C. and M. Martins. 2017. Os Equinodermos. Pp. 303 - 315. In Nunes, J.M.C., and M.R.B. de Matos, (eds.), Litoral norte da Bahia: caracterizacao ambiental, biodiversidade e conservacao. EDUFBA, Salvador. ISBN 978-85-232-1456-2. Notes: Title in English: The Echinoderms, In: North coast of Bahia: environmental characteristics, biodiversity and conservation.  Read it

Spano, N.G., C.S. Lane, S.W. Francis and T.C. Johnson. 2017. Discovery of Mount Mazama cryptotephra in Lake Superior (North America): Implications and potential applications. Geology, DOI:  Read it

Sumner - Rooney, L.H. and J.D. Sigwart. 2017. Lazarus in the museum: resurrecting historic specimens through new technology. Invertebrate Zoology, 14(1): 73 - 84.

Swezey, D.S., J.R. Bean, A.T. Ninokawa, T.M. Hill, B. Gaylord, and E. Sanford. 2017. Interactive effects of temperature, food and skeletal mineralogy mediate biological responses to ocean acidification in a widely distributed bryozoan. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences; 284 (1853): 20162349 DOI:10.1098/rspb.2016.2349