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  1. Ariidae catfish are described from the early Miocene Pirabas Formation in northeastern Brazil, Cantaure and Castillo formations in northwestern Venezuela, and Castilletes Formation in North Colombia. A skull f...

    Authors: Orangel Antonio Aguilera, Heloisa Moraes-Santos, Sue Costa, Fumio Ohe, Carlos Jaramillo and Afonso Nogueira
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2013 132:52
  2. On Aferdou El Mrakib, a large reef mound in the Maïder region (Anti-Atlas, Morocco), thick-shelled gypidulids of two genera are locally very abundant. Like Stringocephalus in the shallow water limestone formation...

    Authors: Lorena Tessitore, Mena Schemm-Gregory, Dieter Korn, Ferdinand R. W. P. Wild, Carole Naglik and Christian Klug
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2013 132:50
  3. Depth reconstruction based on the extrapolation to fossil assemblages of present-day depth ranges of closely related groups is one of the most widely used approaches in palaeobathymetry. Here, we assess the op...

    Authors: Ben Thuy and Christian A. Meyer
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2012 132:48
  4. The Guneri dome, situated in the Western Kachchh, is famous for its prominent exposures of Lower Cretaceous sandstone-dominated Guneri member belonging to the Bhuj formation. The ichnogenus Balanoglossites Mägdef...

    Authors: Bhawanisingh G. Desai and Rajendra Dutt Saklani
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2012 131:45
  5. The Late Miocene Urumaco Formation, Northwestern Venezuela, one of the most fossiliferous units in the Neogene of tropical America, represents a shallow, marginal marine to deltaic wetland and fluvial system. ...

    Authors: Orangel Aguilera and Alexander P. Marceniuk
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2012 131:43
  6. A few isolated mammal teeth from some Greek coal samples of unknown origin represent a small bothriodontine anthracotheriid, ascribed to Elomeryx. Analysis of the coalification stage of the fossil-bearing coal sa...

    Authors: Dimitris S. Kostopoulos, George D. Koufos and Kimon Christanis
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2012 131:41

    The Erratum to this article has been published in Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2012 132:s13358-012-0047-6

  7. New dental material—one maxilla bearing P3 and P4—of Early Pliocene hyaenid Hyaenictitherium pilgrimi from the Dhok Pathan Formation of Hasnot is described and discussed. The presence of this hyaenid from the Ear...

    Authors: Abdul Ghaffar and Muhammad Akhtar
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2012 131:42
  8. A new tracksite located in the Mesozoic autochthonous series covering the Aiguilles Rouges Massif, circa 7 km to the NNE of the tracksite of the Vieux Emosson, is briefly described. The trampled bed is most li...

    Authors: Lionel Cavin, Marco Avanzini, Massimo Bernardi, André Piuz, Pierre-Alain Proz, Christian Meister, Jean Boissonnas and Christian A. Meyer
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2012 131:40
  9. The fossil record of phiomorph hystricognathous rodents from the Afro-Arabian Paleogene is important for understanding the origins and dispersal routes of the early crown hystricognaths. Here, we describe a “n...

    Authors: Hesham M. Sallam, Erik R. Seiffert and Elwyn L. Simons
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2012 131:39
  10. New or poorly known Soricids from the Early Miocene of Central France (Limagne d’Allier) and from the Middle Miocene of South-Eastern France (near Lyon) are studied; one new genus (Viretia) and a new species (Car...

    Authors: Marguerite Hugueney, Pierre Mein and Olivier Maridet
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2012 131:36
  11. A revision of the Late Turolian (Messinian)–Biharian (Early Pleistocene) lagomorphs from Tuscany kept in the collections of the Basel Naturhistorisches Museum is the basis for increasing our knowledge on the L...

    Authors: Chiara Angelone and Lorenzo Rook
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2012 131:35
  12. The study of extinct Eomyid rodents represents an important segment of Burkart Engesser’s scientific work. To pay tribute to Burkhard’s work, this paper presents remains of Eomyops Engesser, 1979 from the German

    Authors: Jérôme Prieto
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2011 131:33
  13. The mammalian fauna of the German locality Ulm-Westtangente from the Aquitanian Lower Freshwater Molasse is investigated. The fauna is compared to other rich European localities of the same time period. It is ...

    Authors: Loïc Costeur, Olivier Maridet, Stéphane Peigné and Elmar P. J. Heizmann
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2011 131:34
  14. Since the first exploitation of the Huppersandstones quarry of Rickenbach (Canton Solothurn, Switzerland) in 1898, many fossils of plants, molluscs, and vertebrates have been discovered. The study of the small...

    Authors: Bastien Mennecart, Laureline Scherler, Florent Hiard, Damien Becker and Jean-Pierre Berger
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2011 131:31
  15. Foot proportions, and in particular the lengthening of the tarsal elements, play a fundamental role in the discussion on the locomotor adaptations of Palaeogene primates. The elongation of the distal portion o...

    Authors: Salvador Moyà-Solà, Meike Köhler, David M. Alba and Imma Roig
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2011 131:32
  16. This paper provides new information on the Late Miocene small mammal assemblage from Plakias, which includes a re-evaluation of the rodents described in De Bruijn and Meulenkamp (Proceedings Koninklijke Nederl...

    Authors: Hans de Bruijn, Constantin S. Doukas, Lars W. van den Hoek Ostende and Willem Jan Zachariasse
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2011 131:30
  17. Recent paleontological excavations of the Middle Miocene sandstones (top of the “Schlier” facies) near Mazan, Vaucluse (southern France) uncovered a rich selachian teeth assemblage including 34 shark and ray s...

    Authors: Nicolas Vialle, Sylvain Adnet and Henri Cappetta
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2011 130:241
  18. We report herein new discoveries of Gliridae and Eomyidae (Mammalia, Rodentia) from the new Early Miocene locality XJ 200604, located northwest to the Burqin city, northern Xinjiang province, China. These spec...

    Authors: Olivier Maridet, Wen-Yu Wu, Jie Ye, Xi-Jun Ni and Jin Meng
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2011 130:315
  19. Ceresiosaurus is a secondarily marine reptile that lived during the Middle Triassic (Ladinian–Anisian) in a subtropical lagoonal environment with varying open marine influences. The genus...

    Authors: Jasmina Hugi
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2011 130:297
  20. This first analysis of the marine fish fossil record in the Caribbean region during the Neogene is based on comprehensive new faunal compilation lists at the generic level from basins of nine Central and South...

    Authors: Orangel Antonio Aguilera Socorro, Maria Inês Feijó Ramos, Eduardo Tavares Paes, Sue Anne Regina Ferreira Costa and Marcelo R. Sánchez-Villagra
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2011 130:217
  21. The postcranial elements of two similar sized and juvenile individuals, along with a partial skull, are attributed to the Early Cretaceous pterosaur Tapejara wellnhoferi. The remains, recovered from a single conc...

    Authors: Kristina Eck, Ross A. Elgin and Eberhard Frey
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2011 130:277
  22. We describe a new genus and species of woodpecker (Piciformes: Picidae), Piculoides saulcetensis, from the early Miocene (MN1–MN2) of Saulcet, in the “Saint-Gérand-le-Puy” area, central France, which is the earli...

    Authors: Vanesa L. De Pietri, Albrecht Manegold, Loïc Costeur and Gerald Mayr
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2011 130:307
  23. Recent extensive investigations in the Salt Range (Pakistan) yielded abundant, well-preserved ammonoid faunas of earliest to latest Smithian age that provided the basis for a major revision of Smithian ammonoi...

    Authors: Thomas Brühwiler, Hugo Bucher, Ghazala Roohi, Aamir Yaseen and Khalil Rehman
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2011 130:18
  24. An almost complete, ornithocheirid pterosaur from the Romulado Member of the Santana Formation, NE Brazil is described. The specimen lacks a rostral and dentary median sagittal crest and is sufficiently distin...

    Authors: Ross A. Elgin and Eberhard Frey
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2011 130:259
  25. The new genus and species of surgeon fish, Glarithurus friedmani (Acanthuridae), from the Lower Oligocene (Rupelian) of Kanton Glarus, Switzerland, differs from all other acanthurid fishes, fossil and extant, by ...

    Authors: James C. Tyler and Norbert R. Micklich
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2011 130:16
  26. Kionaster petersonae, n. gen. and sp., from the Miocene Chipola Formation of Florida, is the first-known fossil member of the extant family Asterodiscididae Rowe. Although abactinal and marginal expressions clear...

    Authors: Daniel B. Blake and Roger W. Portell
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2010 130:5
  27. The internal, multi-element skeleton of echinoderms can differentiate almost as much as that of the vertebrates. The implied probability of post-mortem disarticulation was bypassed in pelagic species, whose ca...

    Authors: Adolf Seilacher
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2010 130:12
  28. Authors: Christian A. Meyer
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2010 130:2
  29. The holasteroid Echinocorys is a common, robust echinoid in the Upper Cretaceous–Danian Chalks and limestones of northern Europe. It formed hard substrates that were infested by a variety of encrusters and borers...

    Authors: Stephen K. Donovan and David N. Lewis
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2010 130:6
  30. The first articulated ophiuroids to be recorded from Neogene deposits in the southern North Sea Basin are described as a new species, Ophiura paucilepis, based on two discs with portions of proximal arms preserve...

    Authors: Sabine Stöhr, John W. M. Jagt and Adiël A. Klompmaker
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2010 130:10
  31. Encrinus liliiformis is a well known crinoid from the middle Triassic Muschelkalk of Europe. A statistical analysis of crown shape was conducted in order to quantify possible differences in crown morphology of E.

    Authors: Janina F. Dynowski and James H. Nebelsick
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2010 130:7
  32. Crinoid cirri are generally considered primarily as structures that anchor the animal to the substrate; however, a swimming function for cirri has also been suggested. Most notably, it has been claimed that an...

    Authors: Tomasz K. Baumiller and G. Alex Janevski
    Citation: Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2010 130:4

    The Erratum to this article has been published in Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 2012 132:s13358-012-0046-7

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