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We haven't posted for a while so we have an extensive list of dinosaur related articles to publish and to coincide with Fossil Friday for once:

Diets of giants: the nutritional value of sauropod diet during the Mesozoic.

https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/pala.12385

Palaeontology Volume 0, Issue 0 Rapid Communication Open Access Diets of giants: the nutritional value of sauropod diet during the Mesozoic Fiona L. Gill E-mail address:f.gill@leeds.ac.uk

http://orcid.org/0000-0001-5036-0125

School of Earth & Environment, University of LeedsLeeds, UKSearch for more....

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The latest dinosaur research for the first 2 weeks of July:

The largest European theropod dinosaurs: remains of a gigantic megalosaurid and giant theropod tracks from the Kimmeridgian of Asturias, Spain.

https://peerj.com/articles/4963/

Xenoposeidon is the earliest known rebbachisaurid sauropod dinosaur.

https://peerj.com/articles/5212/

Forelimb musculature and osteological correlates in Sauropodomorpha (Dinosauria, Saurischia).

http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0198988

Paleobiogeographic evolution and distribution of Carcharodontosauridae (Dinosauria, Theropoda) during the middle Cretaceous of North Africa.

https://www.revistas.usp.br/paz/article/view/131452

Fossil eggshell cuticle elucidates dinosaur nesting ecology.

https://peerj.com/articles/5144/

Late Triassic sauropodomorph and Middle Jurassic theropod tracks from the Xichang Basin, Sichuan Province, southwestern China: First report of the ichnogenus Carmelopodus.

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2095383617301025

Bone histology of Protoceratops andrewsi from the Late Cretaceous of Mongolia and its biological implications.

http://app.pan.pl/article/item/app004632018.html

New insights into chasmosaurine (Dinosauria: Ceratopsidae) skulls from the Upper Cretaceous (Campanian) of Alberta, and an update on the distribution of accessory frill fenestrae in Chasmosaurinae.

https://peerj.com/articles/5194/

Early Jurassic basal sauropodomorpha dominated tracks from Guizhou, China: Morphology, ethology, and paleoenvironment.

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1674987118301452

Huge Dinosaur Footprint Discovered in South America

http://www.geologyin.com/2016/07/huge-dinosaur-footprint-discovered-in.html

Paleobiogeographic evolution and distribution of Carcharodontosauridae (Dinosauria, Theropoda) during the middle Cretaceous of North Africa.

https://www.revistas.usp.br/paz/article/view/131452

Fossil eggs associated with a neoceratopsian (Mosaiceratops azumai) from the Upper Cretaceous Xiaguan Formation, Henan Province, China.

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0195667118300703

Xenoposeidon is the earliest known rebbachisaurid sauropod dinosaur.

https://peerj.com/articles/5212/

Fossil eggshell cuticle elucidates dinosaur nesting ecology.

https://peerj.com/articles/5144/

Forelimb musculature and osteological correlates in Sauropodomorpha (Dinosauria, Saurischia).

http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0198988

The largest European theropod dinosaurs: remains of a gigantic megalosaurid and giant theropod tracks from the Kimmeridgian of Asturias, Spain.

https://peerj.com/articles/4963/

Lower rotational inertia and larger leg muscles indicate more rapid turns in tyrannosaurids than in other large theropods.

https://peerj.com/preprints/27021/

New insights into chasmosaurine (Dinosauria: Ceratopsidae) skulls from the Upper Cretaceous (Campanian) of Alberta, and an update on the distribution of accessory frill fenestrae in Chasmosaurinae.

https://peerj.com/articles/5194/

Fossil of 'first giant' dinosaur discovered in Argentina.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-44744153

The Kimmeridgian Vega, Tereñes and Lastres formations of Asturias have yielded a rich vertebrate fauna, represented by both abundant tracks and osteological remains. However, skeletal remains of theropod dinosaurs are rare, and the diversity of theropod tracks has only partially been documented in ...

The latest research on dinosaur and other relevant topics (p.s. we just reached 500 page likes so yay :D):

What Did Dinosaur Tongues Look Like?

https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/laelaps/what-did-dinosaur-tongues-look-like/

Fossil Friday – champsosaur vertebrae.

https://valleyofthemastodon.wordpress.com/2018/06/29/fossil-friday-champsosaur-vertebrae/

Ceratosaur palaeobiology: new insights on evolution and ecology of the southern rulers.

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-28154-x

Did apatosaurs have unusually large neural spines, too?

https://svpow.com/2018/06/22/did-apatosaurs-have-unusually-large-neural-spines-too/

No, Brian Ford, Cranial Neurovasculature does not mean All Dinosaurs were Aquatic.

http://www.palaeocast.com/no-brian-ford-cranial-neurovasculature-does-not-mean-dinosaurs-were-aquatic/

A paleontologist explains why bringing back dinosaurs is a really bad idea.

https://www.salon.com/2018/06/24/a-paleontologist-explains-why-bringing-back-dinosaurs-is-a-really-bad-idea/

Bone histology of Protoceratops andrewsi from the Late Cretaceous of Mongolia and its biological implications.

https://www.paleowire.com/just-out-bone-histology-of-protoceratops-andrewsi-from-the-late-cretaceous-of-mongolia-and-its-biological-implications-acta-palaeontologica-polonica/

Dinosaur footprints on the west side of the Ezequiel Ramos Mexía dam and neighboring areas (Upper Cretaceous, Neuquén province, Argentina).

https://www.paleowire.com/just-out-dinosaur-footprints-on-the-west-side-of-the-ezequiel-ramos-mexia-dam-and-neighboring-areas-upper-cretaceous-neuquen-province-argentina-boletin-de-la-sociedad-geologica-mexicana/

Review and Detailed Description of Sauropod-Dominated Trackways from the Upper Cretaceous Jiangdihe Formation of Yunnan, China.

https://www.paleowire.com/just-out-review-and-detailed-description-of-sauropod-dominated-trackways-from-the-upper-cretaceous-jiangdihe-formation-of-yunnan-china-ichnos/

New fossils of the giant pholidosaurid genus Sarcosuchus from the Early Cretaceous of Tunisia.

https://www.paleowire.com/just-out-new-fossils-of-the-giant-pholidosaurid-genus-sarcosuchus-from-the-early-cretaceous-of-tunisia-journal-of-african-earth-sciences/

No evidence that extinction risk increases in the largest and smallest vertebrates.

https://www.paleowire.com/just-out-no-evidence-that-extinction-risk-increases-in-the-largest-and-smallest-vertebrates-pnas/

The titanosaurian dinosaur Atsinganosaurus velauciensis (Sauropoda) from the Upper Cretaceous of southern France: New material, phylogenetic affinities, and palaeobiogeographical implications.

https://www.paleowire.com/just-out-the-titanosaurian-dinosaur-atsinganosaurus-velauciensis-sauropoda-from-the-upper-cretaceous-of-southern-france-new-material-phylogenetic-affinities-and-palaeobiogeographical/

How Did Dino-Era Birds Survive the Asteroid 'Apocalypse'?

https://news.nationalgeographic.com/2018/05/dinosaurs-asteroid-birds-forests-fires-paleontology-science/

Chasing dinosaurs in Myanmar’s conflict-ridden north.

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2018/07/02/asia-pacific/chasing-dinosaurs-myanmars-conflict-ridden-north/#.Wz5DQLjTXDf

Despite their diversity in size and shape, most dinosaurs probably had very similar tongues

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Some reading to keep you occupied over the weekend:

Scotland’s Jurassic Island: What Scientists Can Learn From Footprints.

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/blogs/smithsonian-science-education-center/2018/04/10/scotlands-jurassic-island-what-scientists-can-learn-footprints/

The youngest egg of avian affinities from the Cretaceous of Patagonia.

https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/08912963.2018.1470622

Quantitative histological models suggest endothermy in plesiosaurs.

https://peerj.com/articles/4955/

Pterosaur dietary hypotheses: a review of ideas and approaches

https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/brv.12431

Cranial anatomy of Bellusaurus sui (Dinosauria: Eusauropoda) from the Middle-Late Jurassic Shishugou Formation of northwest China and a review of sauropod cranial ontogeny.

https://peerj.com/articles/4881/

Speculation and conjecture obscures the true pterosaur menu.

http://www.palaeocast.com/pterosaur-diet/

Cranial morphology of Sinovenator changii (Theropoda: Troodontidae) on the new material from the Yixian Formation of western Liaoning, China.

https://peerj.com/articles/4977/

Biomechanical evidence suggests extensive eggshell thinning during incubation in the Sanagasta titanosaur dinosaurs.

https://peerj.com/articles/4971/

Convergent evolution of a mobile bony tongue in flighted dinosaurs and pterosaurs.

http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0198078

On the rise of the archosauromorphs.

https://paleonerdish.wordpress.com/2018/06/19/on-the-rise-of-the-archosauromorphs/

Sinoceratops: Beast of the Week

http://prehistoricbeastoftheweek.blogspot.com/2018/06/sinoceratops-beast-of-week.html

Terrible Teeth Reveal How Dinosaurs Chomped.

https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/laelaps/terrible-teeth-reveal-how-dinosaurs-chomped/

Your Friends The Titanosaurs, part 1: Adamantisaurus, Aegyptosaurus, and Ampelosaurus.

https://equatorialminnesota.blogspot.com/2018/06/your-friends-titanosaurs-1-adamantisaurus-aegyptosaurus-ampelosaurus.html

New evidence, in the form of footprints, has made scientists rethink sauropods as being purely land dwellers.

We haven't posted for a while so there's plenty to read this weekend:

Fossilized skin reveals coevolution with feathers and metabolism in feathered dinosaurs and early birds.

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-018-04443-x

How much poop did Argentinosaurus produce in a day? Answer, quite a lot.

https://svpow.com/2018/05/25/how-much-poop-did-argentinosaurus-produce-in-a-day/

Semi-aquatic adaptations in a spinosaur from the Lower Cretaceous of Brazil.

https://paleorxiv.org/mjt95/

Perinatal specimens of Maiasaura from the Upper Cretaceous of Montana (USA): insights into the early ontogeny of saurolophine hadrosaurid dinosaurs.

https://peerj.com/articles/4734/

A Tiny Reason for Big Dinosaurs to Gather Together. Transmission of essential bacteria might have given herbivorous dinosaurs an additional reason to form herds.

https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/laelaps/a-tiny-reason-for-big-dinosaurs-to-gather-together/

Dinosaurs of Appalachia.

http://www.palaeocast.com/dinosaurs-of-appalachia/

Sauropod neural canals are weird, part 1c: unfused Giraffatitan dorsal.

https://svpow.com/2018/05/22/sauropod-neural-canals-are-weird-part-1c-unfused-giraffatitan-dorsal/

Assemblage-level structure in Morrison Formation dinosaurs, Western Interior, USA.

https://www.utahgeology.org/publication/giw-2018-v05-pp009-027-whitlock/

Reconstruction of the diapsid ancestral genome permits chromosome evolution tracing in avian and non-avian dinosaurs.

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-018-04267-9

Fossil Friday – Triceratops Teeth.

https://valleyofthemastodon.wordpress.com/2018/05/19/fossil-friday-triceratops-teeth/

Why we think giant pterosaurs could fly.

http://markwitton-com.blogspot.com/2018/05/why-we-think-giant-pterosaurs-could-fly.html

Redescription and affinities of Hulsanpes perlei (Dinosauria, Theropoda) from the Upper Cretaceous of Mongolia.

https://peerj.com/articles/4868/

The smallest biggest theropod dinosaur: a tiny pedal ungual of a juvenile Spinosaurus from the Cretaceous of Morocco.

https://peerj.com/articles/4785/

Paleontology, taphonomy, and sedimentology of the Mygatt-Moore Quarry, a large dinosaur bonebed in the Morrison Formation, western Colorado—Implications for Upper Jurassic dinosaur preservation modes.

https://www.utahgeology.org/publication/giw-2018-v05-pp23-93-foster/

Bird and Turtle Chromosomes Help Identify Dinosaur DNA.

https://www.technologynetworks.com/genomics/news/bird-and-turtle-chromosomes-helps-identify-dinosaur-dna-303204

'Spectacular' discovery gives rare view of walking dinosaurs.

https://www.deseretnews.com/article/900019854/spectacular-discovery-gives-rare-view-of-walking-dinosaurs.html

Carnivorous-dinosaur auction reflects rise in private fossil sales.

https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-05299-3

In addition to the evolutionary innovation of feathers, bird skin has complex adaptations. Here, McNamara and colleagues examine exceptionally preserved skin from feathered dinosaurs and ancient birds from the Cretaceous and show the early acquisition of many skin attributes seen in modern species.

Latest updates:

These Are the Dinosaurs That Didn't Die: More than 10,000 species still roam the Earth. We call them birds.

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2018/05/dinosaurs-survivors-birds-fossils/

Puncture-and-Pull Biomechanics in the Teeth of Predatory Coelurosaurian Dinosaurs: Theropods used puncture-and-pull feeding movements, based on microwear analyses.

https://www.cell.com/current-biology/pdf/S0960-9822(18)30371-3.pdf

Growth patterns, sexual dimorphism, and maturation modeled in Pachypleurosauria from Middle Triassic of central Europe.

https://www.foss-rec.net/21/137/2018/

Morphometric assessment of pterosaur jaw disparity.

http://rsos.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/5/4/172130

A second specimen of Citipati osmolskae associated with a nest of eggs from Ukhaa Tolgod, Omnogov Aimag, Mongolia.

http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/6858

The systematic position of the enigmatic thyreophoran dinosaur Paranthodon africanus, and the use of basal exemplifiers in phylogenetic analysis.

https://paleorxiv.org/eaz4t

A new phylogeny of Stegosauria.

https://paleorxiv.org/9atjd

Fossil Focus: Thalattosuchia

https://www.palaeontologyonline.com/articles/2018/fossil-focus-thalattosuchia/

Ichthyornis and the evolution of the avian skull.

https://paleonerdish.wordpress.com/2018/05/04/ichthyornis-and-the-evolution-of-the-avian-skull/

A new large-bodied thalattosuchian crocodyliform from the Lower Jurassic (Toarcian) of Hungary, with further evidence of the mosaic acquisition of marine adaptations in Metriorhynchoidea.

https://peerj.com/articles/4668/

Titanosaurs in time and space.

https://equatorialminnesota.blogspot.co.uk/2018/05/titanosaurs-in-time-and-space.html

Sauropods in the Shallows: Tracks in Scotland record Jurassic strolls along a lagoon.

https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/laelaps/sauropods-in-the-shallows/

More than 10,000 species still roam the Earth. We call them birds.

The Lyme Regis Fosslil Festival is on this weekend, 5th to the 6th of May, 2018

https://www.fossilfestival.co.uk/

A little light reading:

These are the seven places in Kent where dinosaurs have been found.

https://www.kentlive.news/news/kent-news/seven-places-kent-dinosaurs-been-1491574

Taxonomic reassessment of Clevosaurus latidens Fraser, 1993 (Lepidosauria, Rhynchocephalia) and rhynchocephalian phylogeny based on parsimony and Bayesian inference.

https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/journal-of-paleontology/article/taxonomic-reassessment-of-clevosaurus-latidens-fraser-1993-lepidosauria-rhynchocephalia-and-rhynchocephalian-phylogeny-based-on-parsimony-and-bayesian-inference/AEED7FE732081A56AD8B02CB57451716

A walk in the maze: variation in Late Jurassic tridactyl dinosaur tracks from the Swiss Jura Mountains (NW Switzerland).

https://peerj.com/articles/4579/

Structural, functional, and physiological signals in ichthyosaur vertebral centrum microanatomy and histology.

http://sciencepress.mnhn.fr/en/periodiques/geodiversitas/40/7

High-resolution computed tomographic analysis of tooth replacement pattern of the basal neoceratopsian Liaoceratops yanzigouensis informs ceratopsian dental evolution.

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-24283-5

A case study of developmental palaeontology in Stereosternum tumidum (Mesosauridae, Parareptilia).

https://www.foss-rec.net/21/109/2018/

Evidence for survival in a Middle Jurassic plesiosaur with a humeral pathology: What can we infer of plesiosaur behaviour?

http://palaeo-electronica.org/content/2018/2182-plesiosaur-humeral-pathology

New Crocodyliform specimens from Recôncavo-Tucano Basin (Early Cretaceous) of Bahia, Brazil.

http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_abstract&pid=S0001-37652018005006101&lng=en&nrm=iso&tlng=en

Dinosaur diversification linked with the Carnian Pluvial Episode.

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-018-03996-1

Morphometric assessment of pterosaur jaw disparity.

http://rsos.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/5/4/172130

Esri UK have published a UK wide map detailing the locations

More up-to-date Dinosaur related links:

World's biggest dinosaur footprints found in north-western Australia. Scientists have discovered the world's biggest sauropod footprints, measuring a whopping 1.7 metres.

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-03-27/world-biggest-dinosaur-footprint-found-north-western-wa/8391098

Huge Dinosaur Footprints Discovered on Scottish Coast

https://news.nationalgeographic.com/2018/04/sauropods-dinosaurs-footprints-scotland-fossils-science/

A giant Late Triassic ichthyosaur from the UK and a reinterpretation of the Aust Cliff 'dinosaurian' bones.

http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0194742

India’s paleontologists fight destruction of its fossil riches.

http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/04/india-s-paleontologists-fight-destruction-its-fossil-riches

A giant Late Triassic ichthyosaur from the UK and a reinterpretation of the Aust Cliff ‘dinosaurian’ bones

http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0194742

Apendicular remains of an ophthalmosaurid ichthyosaur from the lower Barremian of Villa de Leiva, Colombia (Spanish).

http://revistas.uis.edu.co/index.php/revistaboletindegeologia/article/view/7953/8132

The evolutionary history of polycotylid plesiosaurians

http://rsos.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/5/3/172177

Nest substrate reflects incubation style in extant archosaurs with implications for dinosaur nesting habits.

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-21386-x.pdf

Postcranial skeletal anatomy of the holotype and referred specimens of Buitreraptor gonzalezorum Makovicky, Apesteguía and Agnolín 2005 (Theropoda, Dromaeosauridae), from the Late Cretaceous of Patagonia.

https://peerj.com/articles/4558/

Scientists publish details of the world's biggest dinosaur footprints — sauropod prints measuring a whopping 1.7 metres.

A plethora of dinosaur related links of interest from late March 2018:

Archaeopteryx flew like a pheasant, say scientists: After scanning Archaeopteryx fossils in a synchrotron, researchers found its wing bones matched modern birds that flap their wings to fly short distances or in bursts.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-43386262

Dinosaur Horns Were For Making Love, Not War: The growing number of horned dinosaur species discovered, together with the elaborate nature of some extreme examples suggests that impressing mates was more likely the evolutionary advantage in going to the effort.

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/triceratops-horns-were-mostly-loving-not-fighting-180968568

Patterns of divergence in the morphology of ceratopsian dinosaurs: sympatry is not a driver of ornament evolution.

http://rspb.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/285/1875/20180312

A tiny Triassic saurian from Connecticut and the early evolution of the diapsid feeding apparatus.

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-018-03508-1

A new caenagnathid dinosaur from the Upper Cretaceous Wangshi Group of Shandong, China, with comments on size variation among oviraptorosaurs

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-23252-2

Possible bite-induced abscess and osteomyelitis in Lufengosaurus (Dinosauria: sauropodomorph) from the Lower Jurassic of the Yimen Basin, China.

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-23451-x

The systematic position of the enigmatic thyreophoran dinosaur Paranthodon africanus, and the use of basal exemplifiers in phylogenetic analysis.

https://peerj.com/articles/4529/

First thyreophoran dinosaur from the Middle Jurassic (Bajocian) of Luxembourg.

https://popups.uliege.be/1374-8505/index.php?id=5853

Western Association of Vertebrate Paleontologists Annual Meeting 2018 Program with Abstracts.

https://escholarship.org/uc/item/1935d40d

Stepping Out: New Ornithomimosaur from Arkansas Described.

http://blogs.plos.org/paleocomm/2018/03/27/stepping-out-new-ornithomimosaur-from-arkansas-described

The famous winged dinosaur Archaeopteryx, once thought of as the first bird, could fly, research shows.

Some dinosaur related links of interest from this week:

The earliest evidence for a supraorbital salt gland in dinosaurs in new Early Cretaceous ornithurines. Salt glands are most pronounced in marine and desert-dwelling taxa in which salt regulation is key. This study reports the first specimens from lacustrine environments of the Jehol Biota that preserve a distinct fossa above the orbit, where the salt gland fossa is positioned in living birds.

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-22412-8

Fossil Friday - crocodilian teeth

https://valleyofthemastodon.wordpress.com/2018/03/02/fossil-friday-crocodilian-teeth/

Archaeopteryx may have been too fat to nest

www.caitlinsyme.com/news-and-updates/archaeopteryx-may-have-been-too-fat-to-nest

The pneumatic tail of the Field Museum apatosaurine, FMNH P25112

https://svpow.com/2018/03/02/the-pneumatic-tail-of-the-field-museum-apatosaurine-fmnh-p25112/

BIBE 45854, the giant Alamosaurus cervical series from Big Bend, Texas

https://svpow.com/2018/03/09/bibe-45854-the-giant-alamosaurus-cervical-series-from-big-bend-texas/

Vintage Dinosaur Art: Dinosaur Encore

https://chasmosaurs.com/2018/03/07/vintage-dinosaur-art-dinosaur-encore/

How would today’s animals fare if introduced to Mesozoic dinosaurs? It’s a scenario that’s been posited a number of times in print, sometimes with hilarious results. Fortunately, …
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Its been quiet of late in the way of Dinosaur news so this week's post covers last week too:

Kulindadromeus, the feathered ornithischian: the first example of a plant-eating species to show feathers and scales has been found in Siberia, suggesting that feather-like structures were likely widespread in dinosaurs, possibly even in the earliest members of the group.

http://palaeo.gly.bris.ac.uk/melanosomes/Kulindadromeus.html

The influence of speed and size on avian terrestrial locomotor biomechanics: Predicting locomotion in extinct theropod dinosaurs.

http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0192172

How has our knowledge of dinosaur diversity through geologic time changed through research history?

https://peerj.com/articles/4417/

First Occurrence of a Tyrannosauroid Dinosaur from the Lower
Campanian Merchantville Formation of Delaware, USA

https://www.dinosaur.pref.fukui.jp/archive/memoir/memoir016-029.pdf

On the Dentary in the Fukui Prefectural Dinosaur Museum of
Gorgosaurus Libratus from the Dinosaur Park Formation of Alberta, Canada

https://www.dinosaur.pref.fukui.jp/archive/memoir/memoir016-017.pdf

The first record of dinosaur eggshell from the Horseshoe Canyon Formation (Maastrichtian) of Alberta, Canada

https://paleorxiv.org/t8qzm

Eggs for breakfast? Analysis of a probable mosasaur biting trace on the Cretaceous echinoid Echinocorys ovata Leske, 1778

https://www.foss-rec.net/21/55/2018/

Vertebrate Diversity of the Early Cretaceous Tetori Biota
from Japan, The State of the Art

https://www.dinosaur.pref.fukui.jp/archive/memoir/memoir016-001.pdf

Merging cranial histology and 3D-computational biomechanics: a review of the feeding ecology of a Late Triassic temnospondyl amphibian

https://peerj.com/articles/4426/

Baby bird fossil is 'rarest of the rare'

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-43249509