viernes, 9 de octubre de 2009

Paleobiología de Dinosauria

En una edición especial referida a la morfología funcional y paleobiología de los dinosaurios, el journal Anatomical Record presenta un número de descarga gratuita, compilado por Peter Dodson de la Universidad de Pennsylvania.

Current Issue
Volume 292 Issue 9 (September 2009) Special Issue: Unearthing the Anatomy of Dinosaurs

Unearthing the Anatomy of Dinosaurs: New Insights Into Their Functional Morphology and Paleobiology (p spc1)
Peter Dodson, Jeffrey T. Laitman
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Editorials

Dinosaurs and Their Relatives are Alive and Well in The Anatomical Record (p 1235-1236)
Jeffrey T. Laitman, Kurt H. Albertine
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Introductions
The Real Jurassic Park: Joseph Leidy's Heirs Reconstruct the Anatomy of Dinosaurs (p 1237-1239)
Jeffrey T. Laitman
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Dinosaurs in the Year of Darwin (p 1240-1245)
Peter Dodson
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Cranial Anatomy
New Insights Into Dinosaur Jaw Muscle Anatomy (p 1246-1265)
Casey M. Holliday
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New Insights Into the Brain, Braincase, and Ear Region of Tyrannosaurs (Dinosauria, Theropoda), with Implications for Sensory Organization and Behavior (p 1266-1296)
Lawrence M. Witmer, Ryan C. Ridgely
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A Functional Explanation for Denticulation in Theropod Dinosaur Teeth (p 1297-1314)
Domenic C. D'Amore
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Endocranial Anatomy of Lambeosaurine Hadrosaurids (Dinosauria: Ornithischia): A Sensorineural Perspective on Cranial Crest Function (p 1315-1337)
David C. Evans, Ryan Ridgely, Lawrence M. Witmer
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A Comparison of the Jaw Mechanics in Hadrosaurid and Ceratopsid Dinosaurs Using Finite Element Analysis (p 1338-1351)
Phil R. Bell, Eric Snively, Lara Shychoski
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Jaw Mechanics in Basal Ceratopsia (Ornithischia, Dinosauria) (p 1352-1369)
Kyo Tanoue, Barbara S. Grandstaff, Hai-Lu You, Peter Dodson
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The Facial Integument of Centrosaurine Ceratopsids: Morphological and Histological Correlates of Novel Skin Structures (p 1370-1396)
Tobin L. Hieronymus, Lawrence M. Witmer, Darren H. Tanke, Philip J. Currie
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Postcranial Anatomy
Biomechanics of Dromaeosaurid Dinosaur Claws: Application of X-Ray Microtomography, Nanoindentation, and Finite Element Analysis (p 1397-1405)
Phillip L. Manning, Lee Margetts, Mark R. Johnson, Philip J. Withers, William I. Sellers, Peter L. Falkingham, Paul M. Mummery, Paul M. Barrett, David R. Raymont
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Femoral Strength and Posture in Terrestrial Birds and Non-Avian Theropods (p 1406-1411)
Andrew A. Farke, Justy Alicea
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Finite Element Analyses of Ankylosaurid Dinosaur Tail Club Impacts (p 1412-1426)
Victoria M. Arbour, Eric Snively
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Influence of Sequence Heterochrony on Hadrosaurid Dinosaur Postcranial Development (p 1427-1441)
Merrilee F. Guenther
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Variation in Center of Mass Estimates for Extant Sauropsids and its Importance for Reconstructing Inertial Properties of Extinct Archosaurs (p 1442-1461)
Vivian Allen, Heather Paxton, John R. Hutchinson
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Paleobiology
Palaeobiological Implications of the Bone Histology of Pterodaustro guinazui (p 1462-1477)
Anusuya Chinsamy, Laura Codorniú, Luis Chiappe
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Pathologic Bone Tissues in a Turkey Vulture and a Nonavian Dinosaur: Implications for Interpreting Endosteal Bone and Radial Fibrolamellar Bone in Fossil Dinosaurs (p 1478-1484)
Anusuya Chinsamy, Allison Tumarkin-Deratzian
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Evaluation of Long Bone Surface Textures as Ontogenetic Indicators in Centrosaurine Ceratopsids (p 1485-1500)
Allison R. Tumarkin-Deratzian
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Evolution of the Respiratory System in Nonavian Theropods: Evidence From Rib and Vertebral Morphology (p 1501-1513)
Emma R. Schachner, Tyler R. Lyson, Peter Dodson
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A Life Table for Psittacosaurus lujiatunensis: Initial Insights Into Ornithischian Dinosaur Population Biology (p 1514-1521)
Gregory M. Erickson, Peter J. Makovicky, Brian D. Inouye, Chang-Fu Zhou, Ke-Qin Gao
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Lic. Juan Pablo Perez Panera

Asociación Paleontológica Argentina