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  1. no,not Denise

    bosha I'm posting this because Henderson's 2007 masterpiece is still paywalled. So: "a frustpost"
  2. These are a few of the pdf files (and a few Microsoft Word documents) that I've accumulated in my web browsing. MOST of these are hyperlinked to their source. If you want one that is not hyperlinked or if the link isn't working, e-mail me at joegallo1954@gmail.com and I'll be happy to send it to you. Please note that this list will be updated continuously as I find more available resources. All of these files are freely available on the Internet so there should be no copyright issues. Articles with author names in RED are new additions since March 28, 2018. Superorder Sauropterygia Clade Placodontiformes Order Placodontia Placodontia - Asia/Malaysia/Pacific Islands Jiang, D-Y, et al. (2008). First Record of Placodontoidea (Reptilia, Sauropterygia, Placodontia) from the Eastern Tethys. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 28(3). Neenan, J.M. (2014). Evolutionary Origins, Palaeoecology and Systematics of Placodont Marine Reptiles from the Triassic of Europe and China. Ph.D. Dissertation - University of Zurich. Neenan, J.M., et al. (2015). The cranial anatomy of Chinese placodonts and the phylogeny of Placodontia (Diapsida: Sauropterygia). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 175. Placodontia - Europe (including Greenland and Siberia) Albers, P.C.H. (2005). A Placodontoid jaw fragment from the Lower Muschelkalk of Winterswijk (The Netherlands). PalArch, 3, 5. Diedrich, C.G. (2011). Fossil middle triassic "sea cows" - placodont reptiles as macroalgae feeders along the north-western Tethys coastline with Pangaea and in the Germanic basin. Natural Science, 3. Diedrich, C.G. and E. Gradinaru (2013). Distribution of Basal Middle Triassic Fossil Reptile Placodonts in the Germanic Basin and Northern Tethys. In: The Triassic System. Tanner, L.H., J.A. Spielmann and S.G. Lucas (eds.), New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science, Bulletin 61. Klein, N. and T.M. Scheyer (2014). A new placodont sauropterygian from the Middle Triassic of the Netherlands. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 59(4). Neenan, J.M. (2014). Evolutionary Origins, Palaeoecology and Systematics of Placodont Marine Reptiles from the Triassic of Europe and China. Ph.D. Dissertation - University of Zurich. Norden, K.K., C.J. Duffin and M.J. Benton (2015). A marine vertebrate fauna from the Late Triassic of Somerset, and a review of British placodonts. Proceedings of the Geologist's Association, 126. Reolid, M., et al. (2014). Marine flooding event in continental Triassic facies identified by a nothosaur and placodont bonebed (South Iberian Paleomargin). Facies, 60. Scheyer, T.M. (2010). New Interpretation of the Postcranial Skeleton and Overall Body Shape of the Placodont Cyamodus hildegardis Peyer, 1931 (Reptilia, Sauropterygia). Palaeontologia Electronica, Vol.13, Issue 2. General Placodontia Crofts, S.B., et al. (2016). Tooth occlusal morphology in the durophagous marine reptiles, Placodontia (Reptilia: Sauropterygia). Paleobiology. Klein, N., et al. (2015). Long bone histology and microanatomy of Placodontia (Diapsida: Sauropterygia). Contributions to Zoology, 84(1). Klein, N., et al. (2015). Growth patterns and life-history strategies in Placodontia (Diapsida: Sauropterygia). R.Soc. open sci., 2. Rieppel, O. (2002). The Dermal Armor of the Cyamodontoid Placodonts (Reptilia, Sauropterygia): Morphology and Systematic Value. Fieldiana Geology, New Series Number 46. Clade Eosauropterygia Eusauropterygia incertae sedis Cheng, Y.-N., et al. (2012). A New Eosauropterygian (Diapsida, Sauropterygia) from the Triassic of China. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 32(6). Jiang, D.-Y., et al (2008). A New Middle Triassic Eosauropterygian (Reptilia, Sauropterygia) from Southwestern China. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 28(4). Shang, Q.-H., C. Li and X.-C. Wu (2017). New information on Dianmeisaurus gracilis Shang & Li, 2015. Vertebrata PalAsiatica, 55(2). Shang, Q.-H., X.-C. Wu and C. Li (2011). A New Eusauropterygian from Middle Triassic of Eastern Yunnan Province, Southwestern China. Vertebrata PalAsiatica, 49(2). Clade Pistosauroidea Cheng, Y.-N., et al. (2006). First Complete Pistosauroid from the Triassic of China. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 26(2). Dalla Vecchia, F.M. (2006). A New Saurpterygian Reptile With Plesiosaurian Affinity from the Late Triassic of Italy. Revista Italiana di Paleontologia e Stratigrafia, Vol.112, Number 2. Krahl, A., N. Klein and P.M. Sander (2013). Evolutionary implications of the divergent long bone histologies of Nothsaurus and Pistosaurus (Sauropterygia, Triassic). BMC Evolutionary Biology, 13. Rieppel, O. (1998). Corosaurus alcovensis Case and the phylogenetic interrelationships of Triassic stem-group sauropterygia. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 124. Rieppel, O. (1997). Revision of the Sauropterygian Reptile Genus Cymatosaurus v. Fritsch, 1894, and the Relationships of Germanosaurus Nopsca, 1928, from the Middle Triassic of Europe. Fieldiana Geology, New Series Number 36. Rieppel, O. and R. Werneburg (1998). A New Species of the Sauropterygian Cymatosaurus from the Lower Muschelkalk of Thuringia, Germany. Palaeontology, Vol.41, Part 4. Rieppel, O., P.M. Sander and G.W. Storrs (2002). The Skull of the Pistosaur Augustasaurus from the Middle Triassic of Northwestern Nevada. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 22(3). Sander, P.M., O.C. Rieppel and H. Bucher (1997). A New Pistosaurid (Reptilia: Sauropterygia) from the Middle Triassic of Nevada and Its Implications for the Origin of the Plesiosaurs. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 17(3). Sander, P.M., et al. (2013). Postcranial morphology of a basal Pistosauroidea (Sauropterygia) from the Lower Muschelkalk of Winterswijk, The Netherlands. Palaontol. Z., 88(1). Sato, T., et al. (2013). A New Specimen of the Triassic Pistosauroid Yunguisaurus, With Implications for the Origin of Plesiosauria (Reptilia, Sauropterygia). Palaeontology, 2013. Sennikov, A.G. (2001). Discovery of a Primitive Sauropterygian from the Lower Triassic of the Donskaya Luka (Don Basin) and the Range of Triassic Marine Reptiles in Russia. Paleontological Journal, Vol.35, Number 3. Shang, Q.-H., et al. (2014). The age of Triassic marine reptile Kwangsisaurus orientalis (Sauropterygia) from Wuming, Guangxi, China. Vertebrata PalAsiatica, 52(4). Storrs, G.W. (1991). Anatomy and Relationships of Corosaurus alcovensis (Diapsida: Sauropterygia) and the Triassic Alcova Limestone of Wyoming. Peabody Museum of Natural History - Yale University, Bulletin 44. Sues, H.-D. (1987). Postcranial skeleton of Pistosaurus and interrelationships of the Sauropterygia (Diapsida). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 90. Order Plesiosauria - The Plesiosaurs Suborder Plesiosauroidea - Long-necked Plesiosaurs Bardet, N. and P. Godefroit (1995). Plesiosaurus houzeaui DOLLO, 1909 from the Upper Campanian of Cipley (Belgium) and a Review of the Upper Cretaceous plesiosaurs from Europe. Bulletin de L'Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique. Smith, A.S. (2015). Reassessment of 'Plesiosaurus' megacephalus (Sauropterygia: Plesiosauria) from the Triassic-Jurassic boundary, UK. Palaeontologia Electronica, 18.1.20A Family Cryptoclididae Brown, D.S. and A.R.I. Cruickshank (1995). The Skull of the Callovian Plesiosaur Cryptoclidus eurymerus, and the Sauropterygian Cheek. Palaeontology, Vol.37, Part 4. Druckenmiller, P.S. and A.P. Russell (2008). A phylogeny of Plesiosauria (Sauropterygia) and its bearing on the systematic status of Leptocleidus Andrews, 1922. Zootaxa 1863. Gasparini, Z., N. Bardet and M. Iturralde-Vinent (2002). A new cryptoclidid Plesiosaur from the Oxfordian (Late Jurassic) of Cuba. Geobios, 35. O'Keefe, F.R. (2004). Preliminary Description and Phylogenetic Position of a New Plesiosaur (Reptilia: Sauropterygia) from the Toarcian of Holzmaden, Germany. J. Paleont., 78(5). O'Keefe, F.R. and H.P. Street (2009). Osteology of the Cryptocleidoid Plesiosaur Tatenectes laramiensis, With Comments on the Taxonomic Status of the Cimoliasauridae. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 29(1). O'Keefe, F.R. and W. Wahl (2003). Preliminary Report on the Osteology and Relationships of a New Aberrant Cryptocledoid Plesiosaur from the Sundance Formation, Wyoming. Paludicola, 4. O'Keefe, F.R. and W. Wahl (2003). Current Taxonomic Status of the Plesiosaur Pantosaurus striatus from the Upper Jurassic Sundance Formation, Wyoming. Paludicola, 4(2). O'Keefe, F.R., et al. (2011). A New Skeleton of the Cryptoclidid Plesiosaur Tatenectes laramiensis Reveals a Novel Body Shape Among Plesiosaurs. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 31: 2. Smith, A.S. (2007). The back-to-front plesiosaur Cryptoclidus (Apractocleidus) aldingeri from the Kimmeridgian of Milne Land, Greenland. Bulletin of the Geological Society of Denmark, Vol.55. Street, H.P. (2009). A study of the morphology of Tatenectes laramiensis, a cryptocleidoid plesiosaur from the Sundance Formation (Wyoming, USA). Masters Thesis - Marshall University. Street, H.P. and F.R. O'Keefe (2010). Evidence of Pachyostosis in the Cryptocleidoid Plesiosaur Tatenectes laramiensis from the Sundance Formation of Wyoming. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 30(4). Wilhelm, B.C. and F.R. O'Keefe (2010). A New Partial Skeleton of a Cryptocleidoid Plesiosaur from the Upper Jurassic Sundance Formation of Wyoming. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 30(6). Family Elasmosauridae Elasmosauridae - Africa/Middle East Araujo, R., et al. (2015). A new elasmosaurid from the early Maastrichtian of Angola and the implications of girdle morphology on swimming style in plesiosaurs. Netherlands Journal of Geosciences. Araujo, R., et al. (2014). New aristonectine elasmosaurid plesiosaur specimens from the Early Maastrichtian of Angola and comments on paedomorphism in plesiosaurs. Netherlands Journal of Geosciences. Araujo, R., et al. (2014). A new elasmosaurid from the early Maastrichtian of Angola and the implications of girdle morphology on swimming style in plesiosaurs. Netherlands Journal of Geosciences. Lomax, D.R. and W.R. Wahl (2013). A New Specimen of the Elasmosaurid Plesiosaur Zarafasaura oceanis from the Upper Cretaceous (Maastrichtian) of Morocco. Paludicola, 9(2). Rabinovich, R., et al. (2014). A late Cretaceous elasmosaurid of the Tethys Sea margins (southern Negav, Israel), and its palaeogeographic reconstruction. Netherlands Journal of Geosciences. Vincent, P., et al. (2013). New plesiosaur specimens from the Maastrichtian Phosphates of Morocco and their implications for the ecology of the latest Cretaceous marine apex predators. Gondwana Research, 24. Elasmosauridae - Antarctica Martin, J.E., et al. (2007). Occurrence of a young elasmosaurid plesiosaur skeleton from the Late Cretaceous (Maastrichtian) of Antarctica. U.S. Geological Survey and the National Academies, Short Research Paper 066. O'Gorman, J.P. (2012). The oldest elasmosaurs (Sauropterygia, Plesiosauria) from Antarctica, Santa Marta Formation (upper Coniacian? Santonian Upper Campanian) and Snow Hill Island Formation (Upper Campanian-Lower Maastrichtian), James Ross Island. Polar Research, Vol.31. O'Gorman, J.P., Z. Gasparini and L. Salgado (2013). Postcranial morphology of Aristonectes (Plesiosauria, Elasmosauridae) from the Upper Cretaceous of Patagonia and Antarctica. Antarctic Science, 25(1). O'Gorman, J.P., et al. (2014). Gastroliths associated with an Aristonectes specimen (Plesiosauria, Elasmosauridae), Lopez de Bertodano Formation (upper Maastrichtian) Seymour Island (Is. Marambio), Antarctic Peninsula. Cretaceous Research, 50. Otero, R.A., et al. (2013). Additions to the diversity of elasmosaurid plesiosaurs from the Upper Cretaceous of Antarctica. Gondwana Research, xxx. (Article in press) Elasmosauridae - Asia/Malaysia/Pacific Islands Nakaya, H. (1989). 878. Upper Cretaceous Elasmosaurid (Reptilia, Plesiosauria) from Hobetsu, Hokkaido, Northern Japan. Trans.Proc.Palaeont.Soc. Japan, N.S., Number 154. Sato, T., Y. Hasegawa and M. Manabe (2006). A New Elasmosaurid Plesiosaur from the Upper Cretaceous of Fukushima, Japan. Palaeontology, Vol.49, Part 3. Elasmosauridae - Australia/New Zealand Hiller, N. and A.A. Mannering (2005). An Unusual New Elasmosaurid Plesiosaur (Sauropterygia) from the Upper Haumurian (Maastrichtian) of the South Island, New Zealand. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum, 51(1). Hiller, N. and A.A. Mannering (2004). Elasmosaur (Reptilia: Elasmosauria) Skull Remains from the Upper Cretaceous of North Canterbury, New Zealand. Records of the Canterbury Museum, Vol.18. Kear, B.P. (2005). A New Elasmosaurid Plesiosaur from the Lower Cretaceous of Queensland, Australia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 25(4). Kear, B.P. (2001). Elasmosaur (Reptilia: Plesiosauria) Basicranial Remains from the Early Cretaceous of Queensland.Records of the South Australian Museum, 34(2). Otero, R.A., et al. (2018). A juvenile Tuarangisaurus keyesi Wiffen and Moisley 1986 (Plesiosauria, Elasmosauridae) from the Upper Cretaceous of New Zealand, with remarks on its skull ontogeny. Cretaceous Research, 85. Otero, R.A., et al. (2016). Alexandronectes zealandiensis Gen. Et Sp.Nov., A New Aristonectine Plesiosaur from the Lower Maastrichtian of New Zealand. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, e1054494. Wiffen, J. and W.L. Moisley (1986). Late Cretaceous reptiles (Families Elasmosauridae and Pliosauridae) from the Mangahouanga Stream, North Island, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Geology & Geophysics, Vol.29. Elasmosauridae - Europe (including Greenland and Siberia) Bardet, N., P. Godefroit and J. Sciau (1999). A New Elasmosaurid Plesiosaur from the Lower Jurassic of Southern France. Palaeontology, Vol.42, Part 5. Bogolyanboff, N.N. (1912). The occurrence of Elasmosaurus and Polycotylus in Russian deposits. Annuaire Geologique et Mineralogique de la Russie, Vol.14. Forrest, R. (1998). A possible early elasmosaurian plesiosaur from the Triassic/Jurassic boundary of Nottinghamshire. Mercian Geologist, 14(3). Foth, C., J. Kalbe and R. Kautz (2011). First evidence of Elasmosauridae (Reptilia: Sauropterygia) in an erratic boulder of Campanian age originating from southern Sweden or the adjacent Baltic Sea area. Zitteliana, 51. Sennikov, A.G. and M.S. Archangelsky (2010). On a Typical Jurassic Sauropterygian from the Upper Triassic of Wilczek Land (Franz Josef Land, Arctic Russia). Paleontological Journal, Vol.44, Number 5. Elasmosauridae - North America Araujo, R. and M.J. Polcyn (2013). 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