Abstracts: Edinburgh 1999
 
 
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SVPCA Conference
Platform presentation (20) mins
Dinosaurs from the Early Cretaceous Tetori group of Central Japan
 
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Paul M Barrett
 
Makoto Manabe
 
Thecodontosaurus and the evolution of prosauropod dinosaurs
 
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Michael J Benton
 
Theropod dinosaurs from the Late Jurassic lithographic limestones of Europe: an unexpected biodiversity revealed by Crayssac trackways Cfithonian, SW France)
 
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Jean-Paul Billon-Bruyat
 
An Upper Triassic cave deposit: ancient cave taphonomy
 
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B Blessed
 
Hugh Miller's Plesiosaur from the Isle of Eigg
 
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David S Brown
 
Birds of the same feather,GastornisandDiatryma
 
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Eric Buffetaut
 
Reanalysis ofHomostius
 
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Robert K Carr
 
The Elgin marvel - Dicynodon
 
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Neil D L Clark
 
In ovo tooth replacement in a therezinodontid dinosaur
 
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Arthur R I Cruickshank
 
K A Joysey
 
Terry W Manning
 
Freshwater hybodont sharks from the Cretaceous of Thailand
 
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Eric Buffetaut
 
Gilles Cuny
 
Varavudh Suteethom
 
Fossil birds from the London Clay
 
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Gareth J Dyke
 
3-D reconstruction of artiodactyls and perissodactyls of the Eocene Geiseltal in Germany
 
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Jörg Erfurt
 
Oligocene squalodontid dolphins
 
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Ewan Fordyce
 
Biomechanics of walking theropod dinosaurs
 
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Donald M Henderson
 
Tapejara imperator, an incredible fossil skull, caused an even more incredible model
 
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Susanne Henßen
 
Hydraulic stabilization of the vertebral column and the bracing systems of early tetrapods
 
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Bernd Herkner
 
Atmospheric carbon dioxide and the evolution of herbivorous mammals
 
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Christine M. Janis
 
Peltocystis- the most primitive tunicate known
 
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Richard P S Jefferies
 
Evolutionary patterns in Permian carnivorous synapsids
 
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Ian Jenkins
 
Unusual sarcopterygian shoulder girdle from the late Devonian of Australia
 
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Zerina A Johansson
 
Evolution of the amniote jaw joint
 
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Paul M Barrett
 
Gillian M King
 
Heterochrony and the evolution of rhynchosaur dentition
 
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Max C Langer
 
The making ofBeginnings
 
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V Carrió Lluesma
 
New Zealand Lower Devonian vertebrates
 
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Ian Macadie
 
A new approach to the problem of the evolutionary origin of feathers
 
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Paul F A Maderson
 
Malvinokaffric sharks
 
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John G Maisey
 
The hind leg of a pterosaur
 
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Eberhard ‘Dino’ Frey
 
David M Martill
 
Cranial structure of the theropod dinosaurIrritator challengeri
 
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Eberhard ‘Dino’ Frey
 
David M Martill
 
Hans-Dieter Sues
 
Update on the Jones-Fenleigh Fund
 
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Jeremy E Martin
 
An update on spinosaurs
 
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Angela C Milner
 
A new reptile skull from the Middle Triassic otter Sandstone of Devon
 
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Andrew R Milner
 
Combining data of recent and fossil taxa in phylogenetic analyses: the story of scombroid fishes so far
 
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K Monsch
 
A brief history of treeclinibing theropod dinosaurs
 
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Darren Naish
 
Dermal bone from fish to tetrapods, what can it tell us?
 
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Sally Neininger
 
"Tarlo's Contention" and its bearing on Kimmeridgian (Upper Jurassic) pliosaur taxonomy
 
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Leslie F Noé
 
Skull ofViverravusand the early radiation of Carnivora
 
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P David Polly
 
Stress distribution within the skull of a biting Allosaurus fragitis
 
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Emily J Rayfield
 
The phylogeny and historical biogeography of cyamodontoid placodonts
 
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Oliver Rieppel
 
Australian Upper Devonian vertebrates
 
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Alex Ritchie
 
Taphonomic analysis of Tapirus arvernensis remains from the Lower Vadarno (Tuscany, Central Italy)
 
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Paul Mazza
 
Maico Rustioni
 
Some principles underlying the design of sauropod necks
 
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Kent A Stevens
 
The choana inEusthenopteron, again
 
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Keith S Thomson
 
Not supposed to be there - Lower Carboniferous tetrapod-bearing fauna in central Queensland
 
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Susan Turner
 
Comparative morphology of the primitive desmostyliansAshoroaandBehemotops
 
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Norihisa Inuzuka
 
Size matters:the case of the giant Spanish dragon
 
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David M Unwin
 
The early stages of sauropodomorph evolution
 
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Paul Upchurch
 
A Middle Jurassic crocodile from the Isle of Skye
 
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Michael Waldman
 
A new Neogene marine avian assemblage from North Central Chile
 
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Stig. A Walsh
 
Ontogeny and the evolution of body size in hippos
 
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Eleanor M Weston
 
Trends in the evolution of the brain and braincase in the Theropoda
 
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D Wharton
 
Pterosaur flight performance
 
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M Wilkinson
 
Discovery of the largest known Palaeozoic elasmobranch
 
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Stan Wood
 
SPPC/GCG Conference
Platform presentation (20) mins
CT and MRI of a mouldic fossil
 
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Neil D L Clark
 
16 museums, 1 man and his computer
 
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Paul G Davis
 
Environment and microclimate
 
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Adrian M Doyle
 
Grasping the past
 
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Michaela Forthuber
 
Jesmonite
 
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David Gray