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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 August 6, 2018.

 

Order Saurischia - The 'Lizard Hipped' Dinosaurs
 

Suborder Sauropodomorpha
 

Miscellaneous Basal Sauropodomorphs

 

Basal Sauropodomorphs - Africa/Middle East

 

de Fabregues, C.P. and R. Allain (2016). New material and revision of Melanorosaurus thabanensis, a basal sauropodomorph from the Upper Triassic of Lesotho. PeerJ, 4:e1639.

Galton, P.M. (1985). Notes on the Melanorosauridae, a Family of Large Prosauropod Dinosaurs (Saurischia: Sauropoda). Geobios, 18.

Gauffre, F.-X. (1993). The Prosauropod Dinosaur Azendohsaurus laaroussii from the Upper Triassic of Morocco. Palaeontology, Vol.36, Part 4.

Knoll, F., et al. (2012). The Braincase of the Basal Sauropod Dinosaur Spinophorosaurus and 3D Reconstructions of the Cranial Endocast and Inner Ear. PLoS ONE, 7(1).

McPhee, B.W. (2013). The Anatomy and Phylogenetic Relationships of Antetonitrus ingenipes (Sauropodiformes, Dinosauria): Implications for the Origin of Sauropoda. Masters Dissertation - University of the Witwatersrand. (160 pages)

Otero, A., et al. (2015). A new basal sauropodiform from South Africa and the phylogenetic relationships of basal sauropodomorphs. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 174.

Remes, K., et al. (2009). A New Basal Sauropod Dinosaur from the Middle Jurassic of Niger and the Early Evolution of Sauropoda. PLoS ONE, 4(9).

Yates, A.M.  (2003). A definite prosauropod dinosaur from the Lower Elliot Formation (Norian: Upper Triassic) of South Africa. Palaeontol.afr., 39.

Yates, A.M. and J.W. Kitching (2003). The earliest known sauropod dinosaur and the first steps toward sauropod locomotion. Proc.R.Soc.Lond. B, 270.

 

Basal Sauropodomorphs - Antarctica

 

Smith, N.D. and D. Pol (2007). Anatomy of a basal sauropodomorph dinosaur from the Early Jurassic Hanson Formation of Antarctica. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 52(4).

 

Basal Sauropodomorphs - Asia/Malaysia/Pacific Islands

 

McPhee, B.W., et al. (2016). A revision of Sanpasaurus yaoi Young, 1944 from the Early Jurassic of China, and its relevance to the early evolution of Sauropoda (Dinosauria). PeerJ, 4:e2578. 

Upchurch, P., et al. (2007). A re-evaluation of Chinshakiangosaurus chunghoensis Ye vide D*ng 1992 (Dinosauria, Sauropodomorpha): implications for cranial evolution in basal sauropod dinosaurs. Geol.Mag.

 

Basal Sauropodomorphs - Europe (including Greenland and Siberia)

 

Galton, P.M. and D. Kermack (2010). The anatomy of Pantydraco caducus, a very basal sauropodomorph dinosaur from the Rhaetian (Upper Triassic) of South Wales, UK. Revue de Paleobiologie, Geneve, 29(2).

Mateus, O., P.D. Mannion and P. Upchurch (2014). Zby atlanticus, A New Turiasaurian Sauropod (Dinosauria, Eusauropoda) from the Late Jurassic of Portugal. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 34(3).

 

Basal Sauropodomorphs - North America

 

Harris, S.K., et al. (2002). The Oldest North American Prosauropod, from the Upper Triassic Tecovas Formation of the Chinle Group (Adamantian: Latest Carnian), West Texas. In: Upper Triassic Stratigraphy and Paleontology. Heckert, A.B. and S.G. Lucas (eds.), New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science, Bulletin Number 21.

Sertich, J.J.W. and M.A. Loewen (2010). A New Basal Sauropodomorph Dinosaur from the Lower Jurassic Navajo Sandstone of Southern Utah. PLoS ONE, 5(3).

 

Basal Sauropodomorphs - South America/Central America/Caribbean

 

Ezcurra, M.D. (2010). A new early dinosaur (Saurischia: Sauropodomorpha) from the Late Triassic of Argentina: a reassessment of dinosaur origin and phylogeny.  Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, Vol.8, Issue 3.

Martinez, R.N. and O.A. Alcober (2009). A Basal Sauropodomorph (Dinosauria: Saurischia) from the Ischigualasto Formation (Triassic, Carnian) and the Early Evolution of Sauropodomorpha. PLoS ONE, 4(2). 

Martinez, R.N., C. Apaldetti and D. Abelin (2013). Basal Sauropodomorphs from the Ischigualasto Formation. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, Vol.32, Supplement to Number 6.

Pol, D. and J.E. Powell (2007). New Information on Lessemsaurus sauropoides (Dinosauria: Sauropodomorpha) from the Upper Triassic of Argentina. Special Papers in Palaeontology, 77.

Pol, D. and J.E. Powell (2007). Skull anatomy of Mussaurus patagonicus (Dinosauria: Sauropodomorpha) from the Late Triassic of Patagonia. Historical Biology, 19(1).

 

General Basal Sauropodomorphs

 

Fechner, R. (2009). Morphofunctional Evolution of the Pelvic Girdle and Hindlimb of Dinosauromorpha on the Lineage to Sauropoda. Ph.D. Dissertation - Ludwigs Maximilians Universitat, Munich.

 

Family Anchisauridae

 

Galton, P.M. and M.A. Cluver (1976). Anchisaurus capensis (Broom) and a Revision of the Anchisauridae (Reptilia, Saurischia). Ann.S.Afr.Mus., 69(6).

McPhee, B.W. and J.N. Choiniere (2017). The osteology of Pulanesaura eocollum: implications for the inclusivity of Sauropoda (Dinosauria). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, XX. 

Pol, D., A. Garrido and I.A. Cerda (2011). A New Sauropodomorph Dinosaur from the Early Jurassic of Patagonia and the Origin and Evolution of the Sauropod-type Sacrum. PLoS ONE, 6(1).

Tweet, S. and V.L. Santucci (2011). Anchisaurus from Springfield Armory. Brigham Young University Geology Studies, Vol.49(A).

Yates, A.M. (2004). Anchisaurus polyzelus (Hitchcock): The Smallest Known Sauropod Dinosaur and the Evolution of Gigantism among Sauropodomorph Dinosaurs. Peabody Museum of Natural History, Postilla Number 230.

Yates, A.M., et al. (2010). A new transitional sauropodomorph dinosaur from the Early Jurassic of South Africa and the evolution of sauropod feeding and quadrupedalism. Proc.R.Soc. B, 277.

 

Family Guaibasauridae

 

Langer, M.C. (2003). The pelvic and hind limb anatomy of the stem sauropodomorph Saturnalia tupiniquim (Late Triassic, Brazil). PaleoBios, 23(2).

Martinez, R.N., J.A. Haro and C. Apaldetti (2013). Braincase of Panphagia protos (Dinosauria, Sauropodomorpha). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, Vol.32, Supplement to Number 6.

 

Clade Plateosauria

 

Marsh, A.D. (2013). The Osteology of Sarahsaurus aurifontanalis and Geochemical Observations of the Dinosaurs from the Type Quarry of Sarahsaurus (Kayenta Formation), Coconino County, Arizona. Masters Thesis - The University of Texas at Austin. (24.6MB download)

 

Family Massospondylidae

 

Apaldetti, C., et al. (2011). A New Basal Sauropodomorph (Dinosauria: Saurischia) from Quebrada del Barro Formation (Marayes-El Carrizal Basin), Northwestern Argentina. PLoS ONE, 6(11). (Read on-line or download a copy.)

Attridge, J., A.W. Crompton and F.A. Jenkins (1985). The Southern African Liassic Prosauropod Massospondylus Discovered in North America. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 5(2).

Barrett, P.M. and A.M. Yates (2005). New information on the palate and lower jaw of Massospondylus (Dinosauria: Sauropodomorpha). Palaeont.afr., 41.

Butler, R.J., et al. (2013). A Pathological Tail in a Basal Sauropodomorph Dinosaur from South Africa: Evidence of Traumatic Amputation? Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 33(1).

Chapelle, K.E.J. and J.N. Choiniere (2018). A revised cranial description of Massospondylus carinatus Owen (Dinosauria: Sauropodomorpha) based on computed tomographic scans and a review of cranial characters for basal Sauropodomorpha. PeerJ, 6:e4224. (55.5MB) (Thanks to Troodon for finding this one!)

Evans, S.E. and R.L. Milner (1989). Fulengia, A Supposed Early Lizard Reinterpreted as a Prosauropod Dinosaur. Palaeontology, Vol.32, Part 1.

Gow, C.E. (1990). Morphology and Growth of the Massospondylus Braincase (Dinosauria: Prosauropoda). Palaeont.afr., 27. (27.8MB download)

Gow, C.E., J.W. Kitching and M.A. Raath (1990). Skulls of the Prosauropod Dinosaur Massospondylus carinatus  Owen in the Collection of the Bernard Price Institute for Palaeontological Research. Palaeont.afr., 27.

Martinez, R.N. (2009). Adeopapposaurus mognai, Gen. Et Sp.Nov. (Dinosauria: Sauropodomorpha), With Comments on Adaptations of Basal Sauropodomorpha. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 29(1).

Reisz, R.R., et al. (2012). Oldest known dinosaurian nesting site and reproductive biology of the Early Jurassic sauropodomorph Massospondylus. PNAS, Vol.109, Number 7.
Reisz, R.R., et al. (2010). Embryonic skeletal anatomy of the sauropodomorph dinosaur Massospondylus from the Lower Jurassic of South Africa. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, REVIEW COPY.

Reisz, R.R., et al. (2005). Embryos of an Early Jurassic Prosauropod Dinosaur and Their Evolutionary Significance. Science, Vol.309.

Yates, A.M. and P.M. Barrett (2010). Massospondylus carinatus  Owen 1854 (Dinosauria: Sauropodomorpha) from the Lower Jurassic of South Africa: Proposed conservation of usage by designation of a neotype. Palaeont.afr., 45.

 

Family Plateosauridae

 

Bai, Z., J. Yang and G. Wang (1990). Yimenosaurus, a new genus of Prosauropoda from Yimen County, Yunnan Province. Yuxiwenbo, Vol.1.

Button, D.J., P.M. Barrett and E.J. Rayfield (2016). Comparative Cranial Myology and Biomechanics of Plateosaurus and Camarasaurus and Evolution of the Sauropod Feeding Apparatus. Palaeontology, 2016. (Thanks to doushantuo for pointing this one out!)

Fechner, R. and R. Goβling (2014). The gastralial apparatus of Plateosaurus engelhardti: morphological description and soft-tissue reconstruction. Palaeontologia Electronica, Vol.17, Issue 1.

Galton, P.M. (1998). The prosauropod dinosaur Plateosaurus (Dimodosaurus) poligniensis (Didancet & Chopard, 1862) (Upper Triassic, Poligny, France). N.Jb.Geol.Palaont. Abh., 207(2).

Gunga, H.-C., et al. (2007). Body mass estimations for Plateosaurus engelhardti using laser scanning and 3D reconstruction methods. Naturwissenschaften, 94.

Hofmann, R. and P.M. Sander (2014). The first juvenile specimens of Plateosaurus engelhardti from Frick, Switzerland: isolated neural arches and their implications for developmental plasticity in a basal sauropodomorph. PeerJ, 2:e458.

Klein, N. (2004). Bone histology and growth of the prosauropod dinosaur Plateosaurus engelhardti Meyer, 1837 from the Norian bonebeds of Trossingen (Germany) and Frick (Switzerland). Ph.D. Thesis - Rheinischen Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universitat Bonn.

Leal, L.A., et al. (2004). A new early dinosaur (Sauropodomorpha) from the Caturrita Formation (Late Triassic), Parana Basin, Brazil. Zootaxa, 690.
Mallison, H. (2010). The Digital Plateosaurus I: Body Mass , Mass Distribution and Posture Assessed using CAD and CAE on a Digitally Mounted Complete Skeleton. Palaeontologia Electronica, Vol.13, Issue 2.

Prieto-Márquez, A. and M.A. Norrell (2011). Redescription of a Nearly Complete Skull of Plateosaurus (Dinosauria: Sauropodomorpha) from the Late Triassic of Trossingen (Germany). American Museum Novitates, Number 3727.

Reiss, S. and H. Mallison (2014). Motion range of the manus of Plateosaurus engelhardti von Meyer, 1837. Palaeontologia Electronica, Vol.17, Issue 1.

Sander, P.M. and N. Klein (2005). Developmental Plasticity in the Life History of a Prosauropod Dinosaur. Science, Vol.310.

Weishampel, D.B. and R.E. Chapman (1990). Morphometric study of Plateosaurus from Trossingen (Baden-Wurttemberg, Federal Republic of Germany). In: Dinosaur Systematics: Perspectives and Approaches. Carpenter, K. and P.J. Currie (eds.), Cambridge University Press.

 

Family Riojasauridae

 

Bonaparte, J.F. and J.A. Pumares (1995). Notes on the First Skull and Jaws of Riojasaurus incertus (Dinosauria, Prosauropoda, Melanorosauridae) of the Late Triassic of La Rioja, Argentina. Ameghiniana, 32.

 

Clade Gravisauria

 

Family Vulcanodontidae

 

Allain, R. and N. Aquesbi (2008). Anatomy and phylogenetic relationships of Tazoudasaurus naimi (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) from the late Early Jurassic of Morocco. Geodiversitas, 30(2).

Allain, R., et al. (2004). A basal sauropod dinosaur from the Early Jurassic of Morocco. C.R. Palevol, 3.

Cooper, M.R. (1984). A Reassessment of Vulcanodon karibaensis Raath (Dinosauria:Saurischia) and the Origin of the Sauropoda. Palaeont.afr., 25. (21.8MB download)

 

Clade Eusauropoda

 

Carballido, J.L. and D. Pol (2010). The dentition of Amygdalodon patagonicus (Dinosauria: Sauropoda) and the dental evolution in basal sauropods. C.R. Palevol, 9.

Rauhut, O.W.M. (2003). Revision of Amygdalodon patagonicus  Cabrera, 1947 (Dinosauria, Sauropoda). Mitt.Mus.Nat.kd. Berl., Geowiss., Vol.6.

Xing, L., et al. (2015). A new basal eusauropod from the Middle Jurassic of Yunnan, China, and faunal compositions and transitions of Asian sauropodomorph dinosaurs. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 60(1).

 

Family Cetiosauridae

 

Buffetaut, E., et al. (2011). The sauropod dinosaur Cetiosaurus Owen in the Bathonian (Middle Jurassic) of the Ardennes (NE France): insular, but not dwarf. Notebooks on Geology - Letter, CG2011/06.

Clark, N.D.L., et al. (1995). The first Middle Jurassic dinosaur from Scotland: a cetiosaurid? (Sauropoda) from the Isle of Skye.  Scottish Journal of Geology, 31(2).

Gimenez, O. del Valle  (2007). Skin impressions of Tehuelchesaurus (Sauropoda) from the Upper Jurassic of Patagonia. Rev.Mus. Argentino Cienc.Nat., n.s., 9(2).

Mahammed, F., et al. (2005). The 'Giant of Ksour', A Middle Jurassic sauropod dinosaur from Algeria. C.R. Palevol, in press.
Upchurch, P. and J. Martin (2003). The Anatomy and Taxonomy of Cetiosaurus (Saurischia, Sauropoda) from the Middle Jurassic of England. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 23(1).

Upchurch, P. and J. Martin (2002). The Rutland Cetiosaurus: The Anatomy and Relationships of a Middle Jurassic British Sauropod Dinosaur. Palaeontology, Vol.45, Part 6.

Upchurch, P., J. Martin and M.P. Taylor (2009). Case 3472. Cetiosaurus Owen, 1841 (Dinosauria, Sauropoda): proposed conservation of usage by designation of Cetiosaurus oxoniensis Phillips, 1871 as the type species. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 66(1).

 

Family Mamenchisauridae

 

He, X., et al.  (1996). A new species of sauropod, Mamenchisaurus anyuensis sp.nov. Papers on Geosciences Contributed to the 30th International Geological Congress.

Li, K., et al. (2010). A New Sauropod from the Lower Jurassic of Huili, Sichuan, China. Vertebrata PalAsiatica, 48(3).

Pi, L., Y. Ou and Y. Ye  (1996). A new species of sauropod from Zigong, Sichuan, Mamenchisaurus youngi. Papers on Geosciences Contributed to the 30th International Geological Congress.

Sekiya, T. (2011). Re-Examination of Chuanjiesaurus anaensis (Dinosauria: Sauropoda) from the Middle Jurassic Chuanjie Formation, Lufeng County, Yunnan Province, Southwest China. Memoir of the Fukui Prefectural Dinosaur Museum, 10.

Suteethorn, S., et al. (2013). First evidence of a mamenchisaurid dinosaur from the Upper Jurassic-Lower Cretaceous Phu Kradung Formation of Thailand. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 58(3).

Xing, L., et al. (2015). A New Sauropod Dinosaur from the Late Jurassic of China and the Diversity, Distribution, and Relationships of Mamenchisaurids. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, e889701.
Ye, Y., H. Ou Yang and Q.-M. Fu (2001). New Material of Mamenchisaurus hochuanensis from Zigong, Sichuan. Vertebrata PalAsiatica, 39(4).

Young, C.C. and X. Zhao (1972). Mamenchisaurus. Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology, Monograph Series I, Number 8.

 

Clade Neosauropoda

 

Superfamily Diplodocoidea

 

Family Rebbachisauridae

 

Apesteguia, S., P.A. Gallina and A. Haluza (2010). Not just a pretty face: anatomical peculiarities in the postcranium of Rebbachisaurids (Sauropoda: Diplodocoidea). Historical Biology, iFirst article.

Calvo, J.O. and L. Salgado (1995). Rebbachisaurus tessonei sp.nov.; A New Sauropoda from the Albian-Cenomanian of Argentina; New Evidence on the Origin of the Diplodocidae. Gaia, Number 11.

Carabajal, A.P., J.I. Canale and A. Haluza (2016). New Rebbachisaurid (Sauropoda, Diplodocoidea) Cranial Remains from the Cretaceous of Patagonia, Argentina, and the First Endocranial Description for a South American Representative of the Clade. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, e1167067.

Carballido, J.L., et al. (2010). Redescription of Rayosaurus agrioensis Bonaparte (Sauropoda, Diplodocoidea), a rebacchisaurid from the early Late Cretaceous of Neuquen. Geobios, 43.

Fanti, F., et al. (2015). New Information on Tataouinea hannibalis from the Early Cretaceous of Tunisia and Implications for the Tempo and Mode of Rebacchisaurid Sauropod Evolution. PLoS ONE, 10(4).

Gallina, P.A. and S. Apesteguia (2005). Cathartesaura anaerobica gen. et sp.nov., a new rebbachisaurid (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) from the Huincul Formation (Upper Cretaceous), Rio ######, Argentina. Rev.Mus. Argentino Cienc.Nat., n.s., 7(2).

Ibiricu, L.M., et al. (2017). A novel form of postcranial skeletal pneumaticity in a sauropod dinosaur: Implications for the paleobiology of Rebbachisauridae. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 62(2).

Ibiricu, L.M., et al. (2015). New Material of Katepensaurus goicoecheai (Sauropoda: Diplodocoidea) and its Significance for the Morphology and Evolution of Rebbachisauridae. Ameghiniana, Vol.52(4).

Ibiricu, L.M., et al. (2012). The southernmost records of Rebbachisauridae (Sauropoda: Diplodocoidea), from early Late Cretaceous deposits in central Patagonia. Cretaceous Research, 34.

Salgado, L., et al. (2012). Evidence of Gregariousness in Rebbachisaurids (Dinosauria, Sauropoda, Diplodocoidea) from the Early Cretaceous of Neuquen (Rayoso Formation), Patagonia, Argentina. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 32(3).

Salgado, L., et al. (2004). Lower Cretaceous Rebbachisaurid Sauropods from Cerro Aguada Del Leon (Lohan Cura Formation), Neuquen Province, Northwestern Patagonia, Argentina. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 24(4).

Sereno, P.C. and J.A. Wilson (2005). Five. Structure and Evolution of a Sauropod Tooth Battery. In: The Sauropods. Rogers, K.C. (ed.), University of California Press.
Sereno, P.C., et al. (2007). Structural Extremes in a Cretaceous Dinosaur. PLoS ONE, 2(11).

Taylor, M.P. (2018). Xenoposeidon is the earliest known rebacchisaurid sauropod dinosaur. PeerJ, 6:e5212. (61.5MB) (Thanks to Troodon for locating this one!)
Torcida Fernandez-Baldor, F., et al. (2011). Demandasaurus darwini, a new rebbachisaurid sauropod from the Early Cretaceous of the Iberian Peninsula. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 56(3).

 

Family Dicraeosauridae

 

Carabajal, A.P., J.L. Carballido and P.J. Currie (2014). Braincase, Neuroanatomy and Neck Posture of Amargasaurus cazaui (Sauropoda, Dicraeosauridae) and its Implications for Understanding Head Posture in Sauropods. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 34(4).

Carabajal, A.P., et al. (2018). A natural cranial endocast with possible dicraeosaurid (Sauropoda, Diplodocoidea) affinities from the Lower Cretaceous of Patagonia. Cretaceous Research, 84.

Salgado, L. and J.F. Bonaparte (1991). A New Dicraeosaurid Sauropod, Amargasaurus cazaui gen. et sp. nov., from the La Amarga Formation, Neocomian of Neuquen Province, Argentina. Ameghiniana, 28(3-4).

Schwarz-Wings, D. and N. Böhm (2014). A morphometric approach to the specific separation of the humeri and femora of Dicraeosaurus from the Late Jurassic of Tendaguru, Tanzania. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 59(1).

Xu, X., et al. (2018). A new Middle Jurassic diplodocoid suggests an earlier dispersal and diversification of sauropod dinosaurs. Nature Communications, 9:2700. (Thanks to Kasia for pointing me toward this one!)

 

Family Diplodocidae

 

Diplodocidae - Africa/Middle East

 

Whitlock, J.A. (2011). Re-evaluation of Australodocus bohetii, a putative diplodocoid sauropod from the Tendaguru Formation of Tanzania, with comment on Late Jurassic sauropod faunal diversity and palaeoecology. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 209.

 

Diplodocidae - Europe (including Greenland and Siberia)

 

Bonaparte, J.F. and O. Mateus (1999). A New Diplodocid, Dinheirosaurus lourinhanensis gen. et sp.nov., from the Late Jurassic Beds of Portugal. Paleontologia, Vol.V, Number 2.

 

Diplodocidae - North America

 

Balanoff, A.M., G.S. Bever and T. Ikejiri (2010). The Braincase of Apatosaurus (Dinosauria: Sauropoda) Based on Computed Tomography of a New Specimen with Comments on Variation and Evolution in Sauropod Neuroanatomy. American Museum Novitates, Number 3677.

Foster, J.R. and M.J. Wedel  (2014). Haplocanthosaurus (Saurischia: Sauropoda) from the lower Morrison Formation (Upper Jurassic) near Snowmass, Colorado. Volumina Jurassica, XII(2).

Galiano, H. and R. Albersdӧrfer (2010). Amphicoelias "brontodiplodocus" A New Sauropod, from The Morrison Formation, Big Horn Basin, Wyoming, with Taxonomic Reevaluation of Diplodocus, Apatosaurus, Barosaurus and Other Genera. Dinosauria International, Ten Sleep Report Series Number 1.

Harris, J.D. (2007). The appendicular skeleton of Suuwassea emilieae (Sauropoda: Flagellicaudata) from the Upper Jurassic Morrison Formation of Montana (USA). Geobios, 40.
Harris, J.D. (2006). The Significance of Suuwassea emilieae (Dinosauria: Sauropoda) for Flagellicaudatan Intrarelationships and Evolution. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 4(2).
Harris, J.D. (2006). Cranial Osteology of Suuwassea emilieae(Sauropoda: Diplodocoidea: Flagellicaudata) from the Upper Jurassic Morrison Formation of Montana, USA. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 26(1).

Harris, J.D. and P. Dodson (2004). A new diplodocid sauropod dinosaur from the Upper Jurassic Morrison Formation of Montana, USA. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 49(2).

Hedrick, B.P., A.R. Tumarkin-Deratzian and P. Dodson (2014). Bone microstructure and relative age of the holotype specimen of the diplodocoid sauropod dinosaur Suuwassea emilieae. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 59(2).
Lovelace, D.M., S.A. Hartman and W.R. Wahl (2007). Morphology of a Specimen of Supersaurus (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) from the Morrison Formation of Wyoming, and a Re-Evaluation of Diplodocid Phylogeny. Arquivos do Museu Nacional, Rio de Janeiro, Vol.65, Number 4.

Mateus, S. and E. Tschopp (2017). Scientific Illustration and Reconstruction of a Skull of the Diplodocid Sauropod Dinosaur Galeamopus. Journal of Paleontological Techniques, Number 17.

Mook, C.C. (1917). The Fore and Hind Limbs of Diplodocus. Bulletin American Museum of Natural History, Vol.XXXVII, Article XXXI.

Taylor, M.P. and M.J. Wedel (2016). The neck of Barosaurus: longer, wider, and weirder than those of Diplodocus and other diplodocines. PeerJ Preprints. (Not peer reviewed)

Tschopp, E. and O. Mateus (2017). Osteology of Galeamopus pabsti sp.nov. (Sauropoda: Diplodocidae), with implications for neurocentral closure timing, and the cervico-dorsal transition in diplodocids. PeerJ, 5:e3179. (Thanks to DD1991 for locating this one!)

Whitlock, J.A., et al. (2010). Description of a Nearly Complete Juvenile Skull of Diplodocus (Sauropoda: Diplodocoidea) from the Late Jurassic of North America. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 30(2).

 

General Diplodocidae


Bonnan, M.F. (2000). The Presence of a Calcaneum in a Diplodocid Sauropod. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 20(2).
Taylor, M.P. and D. Naish (2005). The phylogenetic taxonomy of Diplodocoidea (Dinosauria: Sauropoda). PaleoBios, 25(2).

Tschopp, E., O. Mateus and R.B.J. Benson (2015). A specimen-level phylogenetic analysis and taxonomic revision of Diplodocidae (Dinosauria, Sauropoda). PeerJ 3:e857.

Wedel, M.J. and M.P. Taylor (2013). Caudal Pneumaticity and Pneumatic Hiatuses in the Sauropod Dinosaurs Giraffatitan and Apatosaurus. PLoS ONE, 8(10).

Wedel, M.J. and R.K. Sanders (2002). Osteological correlates of cervical musculature in Aves and Sauropoda (Dinosauria: Saurischia), with comments on the cervical ribs of Apatosaurus. PaleoBios, 22(3).

Whitlock, J.A. (2011). Inferences of Diplodocoid (Sauropoda: Dinosauria) Feeding Behavior from Snout Shape and Microwear Analyses. PLoS ONE, 6(4). (Read on-line or download a copy.)

 

Clade Macronaria

 

Moore, A.J., et al. (2018). Cranial anatomy of Bellusasaurus sui (Dinosaura: Eusauropoda) from the Middle-Late Jurassic Shishougou Formation of northwest China and a review of sauropod cranial ontogeny. PeerJ, 6:e4881. (52.7MB)

 

Family Camarasauridae

 

Borsuk-Bialynicka, M. (1977). A New Camarasaurid Sauropod Opisthocoelicauda skarzynskii gen.n, sp.n. from the Upper Cretaceous of Mongolia. Palaeontologica Polonica, Number 37.

Button, D.J., P.M. Barrett and E.J. Rayfield (2016). Comparative Cranial Myology and Biomechanics of Plateosaurus and Camarasaurus and Evolution of the Sauropod Feeding Apparatus. Palaeontology, 2016. (Thanks to doushantuo for pointing this one out!)

Gilmore, C.W. (1925). A Nearly Complete Articulated Skeleton of Camarasaurus, A Saurischian Dinosaur from the Dinosaur National Monument, Utah. Memoirs of the Carnegie Museum, Vol.X, Number 3.
Hui, O. (1989). A new sauropod from Dashanpu, Zigong Co. Sichuan Province (Abrosaurus dongpoensis gen. et sp. nov.). Zigong Dinosaur Museum Newsletter, Number 2.

Ikejiri, T. (2005). Distribution and Biochronology of Camarasaurus (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) from the Jurassic Morrison Formation of the Rocky Mountain Region. In: Geology of the Chama Basin. New Mexico Geological Society, 56th Field Conference Guidebook.

Mcintosh, J.S., et al. (1996). The Osteology of Camarasaurus lewisi (Jensen, 1988). In: Brigham Young University Geology Studies. Kowallis, B.J. and K. Seeley (eds.), Vol.41.
Mook, C.C. (1914). The Dorsal Vertebrae of Camarasaurus Cope. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, Vol.XXXIII, Article XVII.
Osborn, H.F. (1898). Additional Characters of the Great Herbivorous Dinosaur Camarasaurus. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, Vol.X, Article XII.
Taylor, M.P., M.J. Wedel and R.L. Cifelli (2011). A new sauropod dinosaur from the Lower Cretaceous Cedar Mountain Formation, Utah, USA. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 56(1).

Tschopp, E., et al. (2016). Pathological phalanges in a camarasaurid sauropod dinosaur and implications on behaviour. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 61(1).

Tschopp, E., et al. (2015). Articulated bone sets of manus and pedes of Camarasaurus (Sauropoda, Dinosauria). Palaeontologia Electronica, 18.2.44A.

Wiersma, K. and P.M. Sander (2016). The dentition of a well-preserved specimen of Camarasaurus sp.: implications for function, tooth replacement, soft part reconstruction, and food intake. Palaont.Z.

Woodruff, D.C. and J.R. Foster (2017). The first specimen of Camarasaurus (Dinosauria: Sauropoda) from Montana: the northernmost occurrence of the genus. PLoS ONE, 12(5).
Zheng, Z. (1996). Cranial Anatomy of Shunosaurus and Camarasaurus (Dinosauria: Sauropoda) and the Phylogeny of the Sauropoda. Ph.D. Dissertation - Texas Tech University.

 

Clade Titanosauriformes

 

Family Brachiosauridae

 

Brachiosauridae - Africa/Middle East

 

Christian, A. and W.-D. Heinrich (1998). The Neck Posture of Brachiosaurus brancai. Mitt.Mus.Nat.kd. Berl., Geowiss., Vol.1.

Christian, A., W.-D. Heinrich and W. Golder (1999). Posture and Mechanics of the Forelimbs of Brachiosaurus brancai (Dinosauria: Sauropoda). Mitt.Mus.Nat.kd. Berl., Geowiss., Vol.2.

Clarke, A.H. (2005). On the vestibular labyrinth of Brachiosaurus brancai. Journal of Vestibular Research, 15.

Gunga, H.-C., et al. (1995). New Data on the Dimensions of Brachiosaurus brancai and Their Physiological implications. Naturwissenschaften, 82.

Gunther, B., et al.  (2002). Gravitational tolerance and size of Brachiosaurus brancai. Mitt.Mus.Nat.kd. Berl., Geowiss., Vol.5.

Janensch, W. (1950). The Vertebral Column of Brachiosaurus brancai. Palaeontographica, Supplement VII.

Paul, G.S. (1988). The Brachiosaur Giants of the Morrison and Tendaguru with a Description of a New Subgenus, Giraffatitan, and a Comparison of the World's Largest Dinosaurs. Hunteria, Vol.2, Number 3.

 

Brachiosauridae - Asia/Malaysia/Pacific Islands

 

Lim, J.-D., L.D. Martin and K.-S. Baek (2001). The first discovery of a brachiosaurid from the Asian continent. Naturwissenschaften, 88.

Ye, Y., Y.-H. Gao and S. Jiang (2005). A New Genus of Sauropod from Zigong, Sichuan. Vertebrata PalAsiatica, 43(3).

 

Brachiosauridae - Europe (including Greenland and Siberia)

 

Blows, W.T. (1995). The Early Cretaceous Brachiosaurid Dinosaurs Ornithopsis and Eucamerotus from the Isle of Wight, England. Palaeontology, Vol.38, Part 1.

Naish, D., et al. (2004). Europe's largest dinosaur? A giant brachiosaurid cervical vertebra from the Wessex Formation (Early Cretaceous) of southern England. Cretaceous Research, 25.

Upchurch, P., P.D. Mannion and M.P. Taylor (2015). The Anatomy and Phylogenetic Relationships of "Pelorosaurus" becklesii (Neosauropoda, Macronaria) from the Early Cretaceous of England. PLoS ONE, 10(6).

 

Brachiosauridae - North America

 

Bonnan, M.F. and M.J. Wedel (2004). First occurrence of Brachiosaurus (Dinosauria: Sauropoda) from the Upper Jurassic Morrison Formation of Oklahoma. PaleoBios, 24(2).

Carpenter, K. and V. Tidwell (1998). Preliminary Description of a Brachiosaurus Skull from Felch Quarry 1, Garden Park, Colorado. Modern Geology, Vol.23.

Chure, D., et al. (2010). First complete sauropod dinosaur skull from the Cretaceous of the Americas and the evolution of sauropod dentition. Naturwissenschaften.

Jensen, J.A. (1987). New Brachiosaur Material from the Late Jurassic of Utah and Colorado. Great Basin Naturalist, Vol.47, Number 4, Article 19.

Maltese, A., et al. (2018). The real Bigfoot: a pes from Wyoming, USA is the largest sauropod pes reported and the northern-most occurrence of brachiosaurids in the Upper Jurassic Morrison Formation. PeerJ, 6:e5250.

Paul, G.S. (1988). The Brachiosaur Giants of the Morrison and Tendaguru with a Description of a New Subgenus, Giraffatitan, and a Comparison of the World's Largest Dinosaurs. Hunteria, Vol.2, Number 3.

Taylor, M.P. (2009). A Re-Evaluation of Brachiosaurus altithorax Riggs 1903 (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) and its Generic Separation from Giraffatitan brancai (Janensch 1914). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 29(3).

Wedel, M.J. and R.L. Cifelli (2005). Sauroposeidon: Oklahoma's Native Giant.Oklahoma Geology Notes, Vol.65, Number 2.

Wedel, M.J., R.L. Cifelli and R. Kent Sanders (2000). Osteology, paleobiology, and relationships of the sauropod dinosaur Sauroposeidon. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 45(4).

Winkler, D.A., M.J. Polcyn and L.L. Jacobs (2013). New sauropod dinosaur material from Jones Ranch: a large Comanchean nonmammalial tetrapod from Texas. Earth and Environmental Science Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 103.

 

Brachiosauridae - South America/Central America/Caribbean
 

Rauhut, O.W.M. (2006). A brachiosaurid sauropod from the Late Jurassic Cañadón Calcáreo Formation of Chubut, Argentina. Fossil Record, 9(2).


General Brachiosauridae


Mannion, P.D., R. Allain and O. Moine (2017). The earliest known titanosauriform sauropod dinosaur and the evolution of Brachiosauridae. PeerJ, 5:e3217. (Thanks to DD1991 for pointing me to this one!)

Perry, S.F. and C. Reuter (1999). Hypothetical Lung Structure of Brachiosaurus (Dinosauria: Sauropoda) Based on Functional Constraints. Mitt.Mus.Nat.kd. Berl., Geowiss, Vol.2.

Wedel, M.J. and M.P. Taylor (2013). Caudal Pneumaticity and Pneumatic Hiatuses in the Sauropod Dinosaurs Giraffatitan and Apatosaurus. PLoS ONE, 8(10).

 

Family Saltasauridae?

 

Cerda, I.A. and J.E. Powell (2010). Dermal armor histology of Saltasaurus loricatus, an Upper Cretaceous sauropod dinosaur from Northwest Argentina. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 55(3).
Coulson, A.B. (1998). Sedimentology and Taphonomy of a Juvenile Alamosaurus Site in the Javalina Formation (Upper Cretaceous), Big Bend National Park, Texas. Masters Thesis - Texas Tech University. (115 pages, 26.04MB)
D'Emic, M.D. and J.A. Wilson (2011). New remains attributable to the holotype of the sauropod dinosaur Neuquensaurus australis, with implications for saltasaurine systematics. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 56(1).
Otero, A. (2010). The appendicular skeleton of Neuquensaurus, a Late Cretaceous saltasaurine sauropod from Patagonia, Argentina. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 55(3).
Woodward, H.N. (2005). Bone Histology of the Sauropod Dinosaur Alamosaurus sanjuanensis from the Javalina Formation, Big Bend National Park, Texas. Masters Thesis - Texas Tech University.

Zurriaguz, V., et al. (2017). A saltasaurine titanosaur (Sauropoda: Titanosauriformes) from the Angostura Colorada Formation (upper Campanian, Cretaceous) of northwestern Patagonia, Argentina. Cretaceous Research, 75.

 

Clade Somphospondyli

 

Fernandez-Baldor, F.T., et al. (2017). Europatitan eastwoodi, a new sauropod from the lower Cretaceous of Iberia in the initial radiation of somphospondylans in Laurasia. PeerJ, 5:e3409.

 

Titanosauriformes - Africa/Middle East

 

Jacobs, L.L., et al. (1993). New Material of an Early Cretaceous Titanosaurid Sauropod Dinosaur from Malawi. Palaeontology, Vol.36, Part 3.

Mateus, O., et al. (2011). Angolatitan adamastor, a new sauropod dinosaur and the first record from Angola. Anais a Academia Brasileira de Ciencias, 83(1).

Rogers, K.C. and J.A. Wilson (2014). Vahiny depereti, Gen. et Sp.Nov., A New Titanosaur (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) from the Upper Cretaceous Maevarano Formation, Madagascar. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 34(3).

Rogers, K.C., et al. (2011). Sauropod dinosaur osteoderms from the Late Cretaceous of Madagascar. Nature Communications, 2:564.

Sallam, H.M., et al. (2018). New Egyptian sauropod reveals Late Cretaceous dinosaur dispersal between Europe and Africa. Nature Ecology & Evolution.

 

Titanosauriformes - Asia/Malaysia/Pacific Islands

 

Averianov, A. and H.-D. Sues (2016). Sauropod teeth from the Upper Cretaceous Bissekty Formation of Uzbekistan. Historical Biology, 2016.

Ksepka, D.T. and M.A. Norell (2010). The Illusory Evidence for Asian Brachiosauridae: New Material of Erketu ellisoni and a Phylogenetic Reappraisal of Basal Titanosauriformes. American Museum Novitates, Number 3700.

Ksepka, D.T. and M.A. Norell (2006). Erketu ellisoni, a Long-Necked Sauropod from Bor Guve (Dornogov Aimag, Mongolia). American Museum Novitates, Number 3508.

Malkani, M.S. (2018). Different characters of pes (and it unguals/toes) and manus of armored titanosaurs from armored ornithischian; ichnological and skeletal evidences from Indo-Pakistan subcontinent

Malkani, M.S., M. Rashid and M. Sajid (2018). Skin epidermal ridges impressions on a natural cast of footprint of the Latest Cretaceous Pashtosaurus zhobi titanosaur found from Pakistan: A case study of forensic science

Mo, J.-Y., et al. (2008). A New Titanosaur (Dinosauria: Sauropoda) from the Late Cretaceous of Guangxi, China. Vertebrata PalAsiatica, 46(2).

Poropat, S.F. and B.P. Kear (2013). Photographic Atlas and Three-Dimensional Reconstruction of the Holotype Skull of Euhelopus zdanskyi with Description of Additional Cranial Elements. PLoS ONE, 8(11).

Saegusa, H. and T. Ikeda (2014). A new titanosauriform sauropod (Dinosauria: Saurischia) from the Lower Cretaceous of Hyogo, Japan. Zootaxa, 3848(1).

Saegusa, H. and Y. Tomida (2011). Titanosauriform teeth from the Cretaceous of Japan. Annals of the Brazilian Academy of Sciences, 83(1).

Salakaa, S. (2014). Tooth Replacement of Euhelopus zdanskyi (Dinosauria: Sauropoda) and the Evolution of Titanosaurian Tooth Morphology. Degree Project, Uppsala Universitet.

Sassani, N. and G.T. Bivens (2017). The Chinese colossus: an evaluation of the phylogeny of Ruyangosaurus giganteus and its implications for titanosaur evolution. PeerJ Preprints (not peer reviewed)

Sues, H.-D., et al. (2015). Titanosauria (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) from the Upper Cretaceous (Turonian) Bissekty Formation of Uzbekistan. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, e889145.

Tang, F., et al. (2001). A New Sauropod Dinosaur of Cretaceous from Jiangshan, Zhejiang Province. Vertebrata PalAsiatica, 39(4).

Wilson, J.A. (2005). Redescription of the Mongolian Sauropod Nemegtosaurus mongoliensis Nowinski (Dinosauria: Saurischia) and Comments on Late Cretaceous Sauropod Diversity. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 3(3).

Wilson, J.A., et al. (2009). Reassessment of the Sauropod Dinosaur Jainosaurus (= "Antarctosaurus") septentrionalis from the Upper Cretaceous of India. Contributions from the Museum of Paleontology, University of Michigan, Vol.32, Number 2.
 

Titanosauriformes - Europe (including Greenland and Siberia)

 

Averianov, A.O. and P. Skutschas (2017). A new lithostrotian titanosaur (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) from the Early Cretaceous of Transbaikalia, Russia. Russia Bio.Comm., 62(1).

Canudo, J.I., R. Royo-Torres and G. Cuenca-Bescos (2008). A New Sauropod: Tastavinsaurus sanzi Gen. Et Sp.Nov. from the Early Cretaceous (Aptian) of Spain. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 28(3).

Diez Diaz, V., X.P. Superbiola and J.L. Sanz (2011). Braincase anatomy of the titanosaurian sauropod Lirainosaurus astibiae from the Late Cretaceous of the Iberian peninsula. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 56(3).

Le Loeuff, J. (1995). Ampelosaurus atacis (nov.gen., nov.sp), a new titanosaurid (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) from the Late Cretaceous of the Upper Aude Valley (France). Comptes Rendus de l'Academie des Sciences, Paris, 321.
 

Titanosauriformes - North America

 

Fowler, D.W. and R.M. Sullivan (2011). The first giant titanosaurian sauropod from the Upper Cretaceous of North America. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 56(4).

Rose, P.J. (2007). A New Titanosauriform Sauropod (Dinosauria: Saurischia) from the Early Cretaceous of Central Texas and its Phylogenetic Relationships. Palaeontologia Electronica, Vol.10, Issue 2.

Tidwell, V., K. Carpenter and S. Meyer (2001). 11. New Titanosauriform (Sauropoda) from the Poison Strip Member of the Cedar Mountain Formation (Lower Cretaceous), Utah. In: Mesozoic Vertebrate Life. Tanke, D. and K. Carpenter (eds.), Indiana University Press.

 

Titanosauriformes - South America/Central America/Caribbean

 

Bonaparte, J.F., B.J. Gonzalez Riga and S. Apesteguia (2006). Ligabuesaurus leanzai gen. et sp.nov. (Dinosauria, Sauropoda), a new titanosaur from the Lohan Cura Formation (Aptian, Lower Cretaceous) of Neuquen, Patagonia, Argentina. Cretaceous Research, 27.

Calvo, J.O., et al. (2007). A new Cretaceous terrestrial ecosystem from Gondwana with the description of a new sauropod dinosaur. Annals of the Brazilian Academy of Sciences, 79(3).

Carballido, J.L., et al. (2017). A new giant titanosaur sheds light on body mass evolution among sauropod dinosaurs. Proc.R.Soc. B, 284: 20171219.

Carballido, J.L., et al. (2011). The Osteology of Chubutisaurus insignis Del Corro, 1975 (Dinosauria: Neosauropoda) from the 'Middle' Cretaceous of Central Patagonia, Argentina. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 31(1).

Chiappe, L.M., et al. (2003). The Late Cretaceous Nesting Site of Auca Mahuevo (Patagonia, Argentina): Eggs, Nests, and Embryos of Titanosaurian Sauropods. Palaeovertebrata, 32(2-4).

de Souza Carvalho, I., et al. (2017). A new basal titanosaur (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) from the Lower Cretaceous of Brazil. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, 75.

Filippi, L.S., R.A. Garcia and A.C. Garrido (2011). A new titanosaur sauropod dinosaur from the Upper Cretaceous of North Patagonia, Argentina. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 56(3).

Fillipi, L.S., et al. (2011). A new sauropod titanosaur from the Plottier Formation (Upper Cretaceous) of Patagonia (Argentina). Geologica Acta, Vol.9, Number 1.

Franca, M.A.G., et al. (2016). New lower jaw and teeth referred to Maxakalisaurus topai (Titanosauria: Aeolosaurini) and their implications for the phylogeny of titanosaurid sauropods. PeerJ, 4:e2054.
Gallina, P.A. and S. Apesteguia (2011). Cranial anatomy and phylogenetic position of the titanosaurian sauropod Bonitasaura salgadoi. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 56(1).

Garcia, R.A. and L. Salgado (2013). The titanosaur sauropods from the late Campanian - early Maastrichtian Allen Formation of Salitral Moreno, Rio ######, Argentina. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 58(2).

Garcia, R.A., et al. (2016). The first evidence of osteomyelitis in a sauropod dinosaur. Lethaia. (Thanks to doushantuo for finding this one!)

Gonzalez, R., P.A. Gallina and I.A. Cerda (2017). Multiple paleopathologies in the dinosaur Bonitasaurus salgadoi (Sauropoda: Titanosauria) from the Upper Cretaceous of Patagonia, Argentina. Cretaceous Research, 79.

Gonzalez Riga, B.J., et al. (2018). Osteology of the Late Cretaceous Argentinian sauropod dinosaur Mendozasaurus neguyelap: implications for basal titanosaur relationships. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, XX.

Hechanleitner, E.M., et al. (2018). Titanosaur dinosaurs from the Upper Cretaceous of La Rioja province, NW Argentina. Cretaceous Research, 85.
Jackson, F.D., et al. (2004). Abnormal Multilayered Titanosaur (Dinosauria: Sauropoda) Eggs from In Situ Clutches at the Auca Mahuevo Locality, Neuquen Province, Argentina. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 24(4).

Junior, J.C.G.S., et al. (2017). Description of a juvenile titanosaurian dinosaur from the Upper Cretaceous of Brazil. Cretaceous Research, 76.

Lopes, R.P. and F.S. De Carvalho Buchmann (2008). Fossils of Titanosaurs (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) from a New Outcrop in Triangulo Mineiro, Southeastern Brazil. Rev.bras.paleontol., 11(1).

Mannion, P.D. and J.O. Calvo (2011). Anatomy of the basal titanosaur (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) Andesaurus delgadoi from the mid-Cretaceous (Albian-Early Cenomanian) Rio Limay Formation, Neuquen Province, Argentina: implications for titanosaur systematics. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 163.

Marinho, T.S. and C.R.A. Candeiro (2005). Titanosaur (Dinosauria: Sauropoda) Osteoderms from the Maastrichtian of Uberaba, Minas Gerais State, Brazil. Gondwana Research, Vol.8, Number 4.

Martinez, R.D.F., et al. (2016). A Basal Lithostrotian Titanosaur (Dinosauria: Sauropoda) with a Complete Skull: Implications for the Evolution and Paleobiology of Titanosauria. PLoS ONE, 11(4).

Martinez, R.D.F., et al. (2004). An Articulated Specimen of the Basal Titanosaurian (Dinosauria: Sauropoda) Epachthosaurus sciuttoi from the Early Late Cretaceous Bajo Barreal Formation of Chubut Province, Argentina. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 24(1).

Montellano-Ballesteros, M. (2003). A titanosaurid sauropod from the Upper Cretaceous of Chihuahua, Mexico. Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Geologicas, Vol.20, Number 2.

Novas, F.E., et al. (2005). Giant titanosaur (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) from the Late Cretaceous of Patagonia. Rev.Mus. Argentino Cienc.Nat., n.s., 7(1).

Voegele, K.K., M.C. Lamanna and K.J. Locavara (2017). Osteology of the dorsal vertebrae of the giant titanosaurian sauropod dinosaur Dreadnoughtus schrani from the Late Cretaceous of Argentina. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 62(4). 

Zaher, H., et al. (2011). A Complete Skull of an Early Cretaceous Sauropod and the Evolution of Advanced Titanosaurians. PLoS ONE, 6(2).

Zurriaguz, V. (2017). New record of titanosaurian (Dinosauria: Sauropodomorpha) osteoderms from the Upper Cretaceous of North Patagonia. Cretaceous Research, 74.

 

General Titanosauriformes

 

D'Emic, M.D. (2011). Early evolution of titanosauriform sauropod dinosaurs. Ph.D. Dissertation - The University of Michigan. (293 pages)

Malkani, M.S. (2018). A comparison of manus, pes and unguals of titanosaurs (Saurischian) and stegosaurs (Ornithischian)

Salgado, L., R.A. Coria and J.O. Calvo (1997). Evolution of Titanosaurid Sauropods. I: Phylogenetic Analysis Based On the Postcranial Evidence. Ameghiniana, 34(1).

Wilson, J.A. (2006). An Overview of Titanosaur Evolution and Phylogeny. In: Actas de las III Jornadas sobre Dinosaurios y su Entorno. Salas de los Infantes, Burgos, Espana.

Wilson, J.A. and M.T. Carrano (1999). Titanosaurs and the Origin of "Wide-Gauge" Trackways: A Biomechanical and Systematic Perspective on Sauropod Locomotion. Paleobiology, Vol.25, Number 2.

 

Clade Turiasauria

 

Britt, B.B., et al. (2017). Moabosaurus utahensis N.Gen., N.Sp., A New Sauropod from the Early Cretaceous (Aptian) of North America. Contributions from the Museum of Paleontology, University of Michigan, Vol.32, Number 11.

 

General Sauropodomorpha

 

General Sauropodomorpha - Africa/Middle East

 

Gomani, E.M. (2005). Sauropod Dinosaurs from the Early Cretaceous of Malawi, Africa. Palaeontologia Electronic, Vol.8, Issue 1.

Mannion, P.D.  (2009). Review and analysis of African sauropodomorph dinosaur diversity. Palaeont.afr., 44.

McPhee, B.W. (2016). The South African Mesozoic: Advances in our understanding of the evolution, palaeobiogeography, and palaeoecology of sauropodomorph dinosaurs. Ph.D. Dissertation - University of the Witwatersrand. (21.8MB download)

McPhee, B.W., et al. (2017). The sauropodomorph biostratigraphy of the Elliot Formation of southern Africa: Tracking the evolution of Sauropodomorpha across the Triassic-Jurassic boundary. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 62(3).

Nicholl, C.S.C., P.D. Mannion and P.M. Barrett (2018). Sauropod dinosaur remains from a new Early Jurassic locality in the Central High Atlas of Morocco. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 63(1).

Remes, K., et al. (2009). A New Basal Sauropod Dinosaur from the Middle Jurassic of Niger and the Early Evolution of Sauropoda. PLoS ONE, 4(9). (Read on-line or download a copy.)

 

General Sauropodomorpha - Asia/Malaysia/Pacific Islands

 

Averianov, A.O. and H.-D. Sues (2017). Review of Cretaceous sauropod dinosaurs from Central Asia. Cretaceous Research, 69.

Averianov, A.O. and H.-D. Sues (2016). Sauropod teeth from the Upper Cretaceous Bissekty Formation of Uzbekistan. Historical Biology, 2016.

D*ng, Z. (1990). Sauropoda from the Kelameili Region of the Junggar Basin, Xinjiang Autonomous Region. Vertebrata PalAsiatica, Vol.28, Number 1.

Gillette, D.D. (2003). The geographic and phylogenetic position of sauropod dinosaurs from the Kota formation (Early Jurassic) of India. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 21.

Laojumpon, C., et al. (2017). New Evidence of Sauropod Dinosaurs from the Early Jurassic Period of Thailand. Acta Geologica Sinica, Vol.91, Number 4.

 

General Sauropodomorpha - Australia/New Zealand

 

Nair, J.P. and S.W. Salisbury (2012). New Anatomical Information on Rhoetosaurus brownei Longman, 1926, A Gravisaurian Sauropodomorph Dinosaur from the Middle Jurassic of Queensland, Australia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 32(2).

 

General Sauropodomorpha - Europe (including Greenland and Siberia)

 

Casanovas, M.L., J.V. Santafe and J.L. Sanz (2001). Losillasaurus giganteus, a new sauropod from the transitional Jurassic-Cretaceous of the Los Serranos basin (Valencia, Spain). Paleontologia i Evolucio, 32-33.

Clark, N.D.L. and P. Gavin (2016). New Bathonian (Middle Jurassic) sauropod remains from the Valtos Formation, Isle of Skye, Scotland. Scottish Journal of Geology.

Dalla Vecchia, F.M. (1998). Remains of Sauropoda (Reptilia, Saurischia) in the Lower Cretaceous (Upper Hauterivian/Lower Barremian) Limestones of SW Istria (Croatia). Geol.Croat., 51/2.

Dalla Vecchia, F.M. (1994). Jurassic and Cretaceous Sauropod Evidence in the Mesozoic Carbonate Platforms of the Southern Alps and Dinarids. Gaia, Number 10.

Manning, P.L., V.M. Egerton and M.Romano (2015). A New Sauropod Dinosaur from the Middle Jurassic of the United Kingdom. PLoS ONE, 10(6).

Mocho, P., et al. (2017). Upper Jurassic sauropod record in the Lusitanian Basin (Portugal): Geographical and lithostratigraphical distribution. Palaeontologia Electronica, 20.2.27A.

Royo-Torres, R., et al. (2009). High European Sauropod Dinosaur Diversity During Jurassic-Cretaceous Transition in Riodeva (Teruel, Spain). Palaeontology, Vol.52, Part 5.

Taylor, M.P. and D. Naish (2007). An Unusual New Neosauropod Dinosaur from the Lower Cretaceous Hastings Beds Group of East Sussex, England. Palaeontology, Vol.50, Part 6.
 

General Sauropodomorpha - North America

 

D'Emic, M.D., J.A. Wilson and R. Thompson (2010). The end of the sauropod dinosaur hiatus in North America. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 297.

Galton,P.M. (1976). Prosauropod Dinosaurs (Reptilia: Saurischia) of North America. Peabody Museum of Natural History, Postilla Number 169.

Maxwell, W.D. and R.L. Cifelli (2000). Last Evidence of Sauropod Dinosaurs (Saurischia: Sauropodomorpha) in the North American Mid-Cretaceous. In: Brigham Young University Geology Studies. Ritter, S. (ed.), Brigham Young University, Vol.45.

McHugh, J.B. (2018). Evidence for Niche Partitioning Among Ground-Height Browsing Sauropods from the Upper Jurassic Morrison Formation of North America. Geology of the Intermountain West, Vol.5.

Rowe, T.B., H.-D. Sues and R.R. Reisz  (2010). Dispersal and diversity in the earliest North American sauropodomorph dinosaurs, with a description of a new taxon. Proc.R.Soc. B, Published on-line.

Taylor, M.P., M.J. Wedel and R.L. Cifelli (2011). A new sauropod dinosaur from the Lower Cretaceous Cedar Mountain Formation, Utah, USA. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 56(1).

Wilhite, R. (2003). Biomechanical Reconstruction of the Appendicular Skeleton in Three North American Jurassic Sauropods. Ph.D. Dissertation - Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College.

Winkler, D.A. and P.J. Rose (2006). Paleoenvironment at Jones Ranch, An Early Cretaceous Sauropod Quarry in Texas, U.S.A. J.Paleont.Soc.Korea, Vol.22, Number 1.

 

General Sauropodomorpha - South America/Central America/Caribbean

 

Carballido, J.L., et al. (2017). An Early Jurassic Sauropod Tooth from Patagonia (Canadon Alfalto Formation): Implications for Sauropod Diversity. Publicacion Electronica de la Asociacion Paleontologica Argentina, 17(2).

Castro, D.F., et al. (2007). Sauropods of the Itapecuru Group (Lower/Middle Albian), Sao Luis-Grajau Basin, Maranhao State, Brazil. Rev.bras.paleontol., 10(3).

Coria, R.A. and L.M. Chiappe (2001). Tooth replacement in a sauropod maxilla from the Upper Cretaceous of Patagonia, Argentina. Ameghiniana, 38(4).

Holwerda, F.M., D. Pol and O.W.M. Rauhut (2009). Using Dental Enamel Wrinkling to Define Sauropod Tooth Morphotypes from the Canadon Asfalto Formation, Patagonia, Argentina. PLoS ONE, 10(2).

Muller, R.T., M.C. Langer and S. Dias-da-Silva (2016). Biostratigraphic significance of a new early sauropodomorph specimen from the Upper Triassic of southern Brazil. Historical Biology.

Pol, D., A. Garrido and I.A. Cerda (2011). A New Sauropodomorph Dinosaur from the Early Jurassic of Patagonia and the Origin and Evolution of the Sauropod-type Sacrum. PLoS ONE, 6(1). (Read on-line or download a copy.)

Pretto, F.A., M.C. Langer and C.L. Schultz (2018). A new dinosaur (Saurischia: Sauropodomorpha) from the Late Triassic of Brazil provides insights on the evolution of sauropodomorph body plan. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, xxx.

Salgado, L., R.A. Coria and L.M. Chiappe (2005). Osteology of the sauropod embryos from the Upper Cretaceous of Patagonia. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 50(1).
 

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Apaldetti, C., et al. (2018). An early trend toward gigantism in Triassic sauropodomorph dinosaurs. Nature Ecology & Evolution.

Bronzati, M., R.B.J. Benson and O.W.M. Rauhut (2017). Rapid Transformation in the Braincase of Sauropod Dinosaurs: Integrated Evolution of the Braincase and Neck in Early Sauropods? Palaeontology, 2017.

Button, D.J., P.M. Barrett and E.J. Rayfield (2017). Craniodental functional evolution in sauropodomorph dinosaurs. Paleobiology, 43(3).

Button, D.J., E.J. Rayfield and P.M. Barrett (2014). Cranial biomechanics underpins high sauropod diversity in resource-poor environments. Proc.R.Soc. B, 281.

Calvo, J.O. (1994). Jaw Mechanics in Sauropod Dinosaurs. Gaia, Number 10.

Carrano, M.T. (2005). The Evolution of Sauropod Locomotion. In: The Sauropods: Evolution and Paleobiology. Wilson, J.A. and K. Curry-Rogers (eds.), University of California Press, Berkeley.

Cerda, I.A., et al. (2017). Novel insights into the origin of the growth dynamics of sauropod dinosaurs. PLoS ONE, 12(6).

Christian, A. (2002). Neck posture and overall body design in sauropods. Mitt.Mus.Nat.kd.Berl., Geowiss., Vol.5.

Currey, J.D. (1962). The Histology of the Bone of a Prosauropod Dinosaur. Palaeontology, Vol.5, Part 2.

D'Emic, M.D., et al. (2013). Evolution of High Tooth Replacement Rates in Sauropod Dinosaurs. PLoS ONE, 8(7).

Garcia, G., et al. (2006). Earliest Laurasian sauropod eggshells. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 51(1).

Mannion, P.D. Environmental and Geological Controls on the Diversity and Distribution of the Sauropodomorpha. Ph.D. Thesis - University College London (349 pages)

Marugan-Lobon, J., L.M. Chiappe and A.A. Farke (2013). The variability of inner ear orientation in saurischian dinosaurs: testing the use of semicircular canals as a reference system for comparative anatomy. PeerJ, 1:e124.

Myers, T.S. and A.R. Fiorillo (2009). Evidence for gregarious behavior and age segregation in sauropod dinosaurs. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 274.

Remes, K. (2007). Function of the Pectoral Girdle and Forelimb in Sauropodomorpha (Dinosauria, Saurischia): Osteology, Myology and Function. Ph.D. Dissertation, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitat Munchen. (355 pages, 14.78 MB download)

Steiner, A.K. (2018). 3D Digitization and Wear Analysis of Sauropod Teeth. Masters Thesis - Graduate College of Bowling Green State University. (91 pages)

Stevens, K.A. and M.J. Parrish (2005). Six. Digital Reconstructions of Sauropod Dinosaurs and Implications for Feeding.

Stevens, K.A. and J.M. Parrish. Neck Posture, Dentition, and Feeding Strategies in Jurassic Sauropod Dinosaurs.

Taylor, M.P. (2012). Sauropod dinosaur research: a historical review. In: Dinosaurs and Other Extinct Saurians: a Historical Perspective. Moody, R.T.J. et al. (eds.), Geological Society, London, Special Publications 343.

Tutken, T. (2011). 4. The Diet of Sauropod Dinosaurs: Implications of Carbon Isotope Analysis on Teeth, Bones, and Plants. In: Biology of the Sauropod Dinosaurs: Understanding the Life of Giants. Klein, N., et al. (eds.), Indiana University Press, Bloomington and Indianapolis.

Wedel, M.J. (2009). Vertebral pneumaticity, air sacs, and the physiology of sauropod dinosaurs. Paleobiology, 29(2).

Wedel, M.J. (2005). Postcranial skeletal pneumaticity in sauropods and its implications for mass estimates. In: The Sauropods: Evolution and Paleobiology. Curry-Rogers, K. and J.A. Wilson (eds.), University of California Press, Berkeley.

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Wilson, J.A. (2005). One. Overview of Sauropod Phylogeny and Evolution. In: The Sauropods: Evolution and Paleobiology. Curry-Rogers, K. and J.A. Wilson (eds.), University of California Press, Berkeley.

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doushantuo

terrific additions,Joe.

Intercepting:P the ZT/Saegusa piece:brilliant

Peeps,W(ord)O(f)W(arning):large download

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Some of the better Janensch "axial skeleton" plates

The paleoglot file one mentioned above doesn't have them

(in fact,NOT a single plate,I seem to remember)

rips.jpg

jrips.jpg

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Reorganized (I hate cladograms) and updated - October 17, 2017.

 

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