Robert J. Asher, Ph.D. - Publications

Affiliations: 
2000 Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, United States 
Area:
Zoology Biology, Anatomy Biology, Paleozoology

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2021 Asher RJ, Smith MR. Phylogenetic Signal and Bias in Paleontology. Systematic Biology. PMID 34469583 DOI: 10.1093/sysbio/syab072  1
2020 Gomes Rodrigues H, Tabuce R, Asher RJ, Hautier L. Developmental origins and homologies of the hyracoid dentition. Evolution & Development. e12337. PMID 32353920 DOI: 10.1111/Ede.12337  1
2019 Asher RJ, Smith MR, Rankin A, Emry RJ. Congruence, fossils and the evolutionary tree of rodents and lagomorphs. Royal Society Open Science. 6: 190387. PMID 31417738 DOI: 10.1098/rsos.190387  1
2017 Davies TG, Rahman IA, Lautenschlager S, Cunningham JA, Asher RJ, Barrett PM, Bates KT, Bengtson S, Benson RB, Boyer DM, Braga J, Bright JA, Claessens LP, Cox PG, Dong XP, et al. Open data and digital morphology. Proceedings. Biological Sciences. 284. PMID 28404779 DOI: 10.1098/Rspb.2017.0194  1
2016 Thean T, Kardjilov N, Asher RJ. Inner ear development in cetaceans. Journal of Anatomy. PMID 27995620 DOI: 10.1111/joa.12548  1
2016 Hautier L, Gomes Rodrigues H, Billet G, Asher RJ. The hidden teeth of sloths: evolutionary vestiges and the development of a simplified dentition. Scientific Reports. 6: 27763. PMID 27297516 DOI: 10.1038/srep27763  1
2016 Brocklehurst RJ, Crumpton N, Button E, Asher RJ. Jaw anatomy of Potamogale velox (Tenrecidae, Afrotheria) with a focus on cranial arteries and the coronoid canal in mammals. Peerj. 4: e1906. PMID 27114870 DOI: 10.7717/peerj.1906  1
2016 Tarver JE, Dos Reis M, Mirarab S, Moran RJ, Parker S, O'Reilly JE, King BL, O'Connell MJ, Asher RJ, Warnow T, Peterson KJ, Donoghue PC, Pisani D. The Interrelationships of Placental Mammals and the Limits of Phylogenetic Inference. Genome Biology and Evolution. PMID 26733575 DOI: 10.1093/Gbe/Evv261  1
2016 O'Meara RN, Asher RJ. The evolution of growth patterns in mammalian versus nonmammalian cynodonts Paleobiology. 42: 439-464. DOI: 10.1017/pab.2015.51  1
2015 Crumpton N, Kardjilov N, Asher RJ. Convergence vs. Specialization in the ear region of moles (Mammalia). Journal of Morphology. 276: 900-14. PMID 25858660 DOI: 10.1002/jmor.20391  1
2015 Pattinson DJ, Thompson RS, Piotrowski AK, Asher RJ. Phylogeny, paleontology, and primates: do incomplete fossils bias the tree of life? Systematic Biology. 64: 169-86. PMID 25239212 DOI: 10.1093/Sysbio/Syu077  1
2015 Benton MJ, Donoghue PCJ, Asher RJ, Friedman M, Near TJ, Vinther J. Constraints on the timescale of animal evolutionary history Palaeontologia Electronica. 18. DOI: 10.26879/424  1
2014 Hautier L, Charles C, Asher RJ, Gaunt SJ. Ossification sequence and genetic patterning in the mouse axial skeleton. Journal of Experimental Zoology. Part B, Molecular and Developmental Evolution. 322: 631-42. PMID 25110855 DOI: 10.1002/jez.b.22590  1
2014 Hautier L, Charles C, Asher RJ, Gaunt SJ. Ossification sequence and genetic patterning in the mouse axial skeleton Journal of Experimental Zoology Part B: Molecular and Developmental Evolution. 322: 631-642. DOI: 10.1002/jez.b.22590  1
2013 Hautier L, Bennett NC, Viljoen H, Howard L, Milinkovitch MC, Tzika AC, Goswami A, Asher RJ. Patterns of ossification in southern versus northern placental mammals. Evolution; International Journal of Organic Evolution. 67: 1994-2010. PMID 23815655 DOI: 10.1111/Evo.12071  1
2013 Werneburg I, Tzika AC, Hautier L, Asher RJ, Milinkovitch MC, Sánchez-Villagra MR. Development and embryonic staging in non-model organisms: the case of an afrotherian mammal. Journal of Anatomy. 222: 2-18. PMID 22537021 DOI: 10.1111/J.1469-7580.2012.01509.X  1
2012 Billet G, Hautier L, Asher RJ, Schwarz C, Crumpton N, Martin T, Ruf I. High morphological variation of vestibular system accompanies slow and infrequent locomotion in three-toed sloths. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 279: 3932-9. PMID 22859594 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2012.1212  1
2012 Pointer MA, Kamilar JM, Warmuth V, Chester SG, Delsuc F, Mundy NI, Asher RJ, Bradley BJ. RUNX2 tandem repeats and the evolution of facial length in placental mammals. Bmc Evolutionary Biology. 12: 103. PMID 22741925 DOI: 10.1186/1471-2148-12-103  1
2012 dos Reis M, Inoue J, Hasegawa M, Asher RJ, Donoghue PC, Yang Z. Phylogenomic datasets provide both precision and accuracy in estimating the timescale of placental mammal phylogeny. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 279: 3491-500. PMID 22628470 DOI: 10.1098/Rspb.2012.0683  1
2012 Hautier L, Stansfield FJ, Allen WR, Asher RJ. Skeletal development in the African elephant and ossification timing in placental mammals. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 279: 2188-95. PMID 22298853 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2011.2481  1
2012 Thompson RS, Bärmann EV, Asher RJ. The interpretation of hidden support in combined data phylogenetics Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research. 50: 251-263. DOI: 10.1111/J.1439-0469.2012.00670.X  1
2012 Asher RJ. Evolution and belief: Confessions of a religious paleontologist Evolution and Belief: Confessions of a Religious Paleontologist. 1-300. DOI: 10.1017/CBO9781139022521  1
2012 Ciancio MR, Castro MC, Galliari FC, Carlini AA, Asher RJ. Evolutionary Implications of Dental Eruption in Dasypus (Xenarthra) Journal of Mammalian Evolution. 19: 1-8. DOI: 10.1007/S10914-011-9177-7  1
2011 Hautier L, Weisbecker V, Goswami A, Knight F, Kardjilov N, Asher RJ. Skeletal ossification and sequence heterochrony in xenarthran evolution. Evolution & Development. 13: 460-76. PMID 23016907 DOI: 10.1111/J.1525-142X.2011.00503.X  1
2011 Asher RJ, Lin KH, Kardjilov N, Hautier L. Variability and constraint in the mammalian vertebral column Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 24: 1080-1090. PMID 21338435 DOI: 10.1111/j.1420-9101.2011.02240.x  1
2011 Asher RJ, Helgen KM. High level Mammalian taxonomy: A response to Hedges (2011) Zootaxa. 63-64.  1
2010 Hautier L, Weisbecker V, Sánchez-Villagra MR, Goswami A, Asher RJ. Skeletal development in sloths and the evolution of mammalian vertebral patterning. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 107: 18903-8. PMID 20956304 DOI: 10.1073/Pnas.1010335107  1
2010 Asher RJ, Helgen KM. Nomenclature and placental mammal phylogeny. Bmc Evolutionary Biology. 10: 102. PMID 20406454 DOI: 10.1186/1471-2148-10-102  1
2010 Asher RJ, Maree S, Bronner G, Bennett NC, Bloomer P, Czechowski P, Meyer M, Hofreiter M. A phylogenetic estimate for golden moles (Mammalia, Afrotheria, Chrysochloridae). Bmc Evolutionary Biology. 10: 69. PMID 20214773 DOI: 10.1186/1471-2148-10-69  1
2010 Asher RJ, Margaret Avery D. New golden moles (Afrotheria, Chrysochloridae) from the early pliocene of South Africa Palaeontologia Electronica. 13.  1
2009 Asher RJ, Bennett N, Lehmann T. The new framework for understanding placental mammal evolution. Bioessays : News and Reviews in Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology. 31: 853-64. PMID 19582725 DOI: 10.1002/Bies.200900053  1
2009 Asher RJ, Müller J. Molecular tools in palaeobiology: Divergence and mechanisms From Clone to Bone: the Synergy of Morphological and Molecular Tools in Palaeobiology. 1-15. DOI: 10.1017/CBO9780511760174.001  1
2009 Asher RJ, Müller J. From clone to bone: The synergy of morphological and molecular tools in palaeobiology From Clone to Bone: the Synergy of Morphological and Molecular Tools in Palaeobiology. 1-402. DOI: 10.1017/CBO9780511760174  1
2009 Asher RJ, Olbricht G. Dental ontogeny in Macroscelides proboscideus (Afrotheria) and Erinaceus europaeus (Lipotyphla) Journal of Mammalian Evolution. 16: 99-115. DOI: 10.1007/s10914-009-9105-2  1
2009 Wible JR, Rougier GW, Novacek MJ, Asher RJ. The eutherian mammal maelestes gobiensis from the late cretaceous of mongolia and the phylogeny of cretaceous eutheria Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History. 1-123.  1
2008 Ladevèze S, Asher RJ, Sánchez-Villagra MR. Petrosal anatomy in the fossil mammal Necrolestes: evidence for metatherian affinities and comparisons with the extant marsupial mole. Journal of Anatomy. 213: 686-97. PMID 19094184 DOI: 10.1111/J.1469-7580.2008.00985.X  1
2008 Asher RJ, Geisler JH, Sánchez-Villagra MR. Morphology, paleontology, and placental mammal phylogeny. Systematic Biology. 57: 311-7. PMID 18432551 DOI: 10.1080/10635150802033022  1
2008 Asher RJ, Lehmann T. Dental eruption in afrotherian mammals. Bmc Biology. 6: 14. PMID 18366669 DOI: 10.1186/1741-7007-6-14  1
2008 Tabuce R, Asher RJ, Lehmann T. Afrotherian mammals: A review of current data Mammalia. 72: 2-14. DOI: 10.1515/Mamm.2008.004  1
2007 Asher RJ. A web-database of mammalian morphology and a reanalysis of placental phylogeny. Bmc Evolutionary Biology. 7: 108. PMID 17608930 DOI: 10.1186/1471-2148-7-108  1
2007 Wible JR, Rougier GW, Novacek MJ, Asher RJ. Cretaceous eutherians and Laurasian origin for placental mammals near the K/T boundary Nature. 447: 1003-1006. PMID 17581585 DOI: 10.1038/nature05854  1
2007 Sánchez-Villagra M, Ladevèze S, Horovitz I, Argot C, Hooker JJ, Macrini TE, Martin T, Moore-Fay S, de Muizon C, Schmelzle T, Asher RJ. Exceptionally preserved North American Paleogene metatherians: adaptations and discovery of a major gap in the opossum fossil record. Biology Letters. 3: 318-22. PMID 17426007 DOI: 10.1098/Rsbl.2007.0090  1
2007 Asher RJ, Horovitz I, Martin T, Sánchez-Villagra MR. Neither a Rodent nor a Platypus: a Reexamination of Necrolestes patagonensis Ameghino American Museum Novitates. 3546: 1-40. DOI: 10.1206/0003-0082(2007)3546[1:Narnap]2.0.Co;2  1
2007 Asher RJ, Horovitz I, Martin T, Sánchez-Villagra MR. Neither a rodent nor a platypus: A Reexamination of Necrolestes patagonensis Ameghino American Museum Novitates. 1-40.  1
2006 Masters JC, De Wit MJ, Asher RJ. Reconciling the origins of Africa, India and Madagascar with vertebrate dispersal scenarios Folia Primatologica. 77: 399-418. PMID 17053327 DOI: 10.1159/000095388  1
2006 Asher RJ, Hofreiter M. Tenrec phylogeny and the noninvasive extraction of nuclear DNA. Systematic Biology. 55: 181-94. PMID 16522569 DOI: 10.1080/10635150500433649  1
2006 Stevens NJ, Heesy CP, Mzilikazi N, Masters JC, Lovegrove BG, Masters JC, Wit MJd, Asher RJ, Tattersall I, Godinot M, DelPero M, Pozzi L. Contents Vol. 77, 2006 Folia Primatologica. 77: 493-494. DOI: 10.1159/000096504  1
2006 Stevens NJ, Heesy CP, Mzilikazi N, Masters JC, Lovegrove BG, Masters JC, Wit MJd, Asher RJ, Tattersall I, Godinot M, DelPero M, Pozzi L. Subject Index Vol. 77, 2006 Folia Primatologica. 77: 490-491. DOI: 10.1159/000096503  1
2005 Asher RJ, Meng J, Wible JR, McKenna MC, Rougier GW, Dashzeveg D, Novacek MJ. Stem Lagomorpha and the antiquity of Glires. Science (New York, N.Y.). 307: 1091-4. PMID 15718468 DOI: 10.1126/Science.1107808  1
2005 Asher RJ, Emry RJ, McKenna MC. New material of Centetodon (Mammalia, Lipotyphla) and the importance of (missing) DNA sequences in systematic paleontology Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 25: 911-923. DOI: 10.1671/0272-4634(2005)025[0911:Nmocml]2.0.Co;2  1
2005 Asher RJ, Sánchez-Villagra MR. Locking yourself out: Diversity among dentally zalambdodont therian mammals Journal of Mammalian Evolution. 12: 265-282. DOI: 10.1007/S10914-005-5725-3  1
2004 Asher RJ, Horovitz I, Sánchez-Villagra MR. First combined cladistic analysis of marsupial mammal interrelationships. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 33: 240-50. PMID 15324852 DOI: 10.1016/J.Ympev.2004.05.004  1
2004 Sánchez-Villagra MR, Asher RJ, Rincón AD, Carlini AA, Meylan P, Purdy RW. New faunal reports for the cerro La Cruz locality (lower miocene), north-western Venezuela Special Papers in Palaeontology. 71: 105-112.  1
2003 Asher RJ, Douady CJ, Catzeflis F, Springer MS, Stanhope MJ. Phylogenetics of the Tenrecidae (mammalia): A response to Douady et al., 2002 Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 26: 328-332. PMID 12565040 DOI: 10.1016/S1055-7903(02)00336-6  1
2003 Asher RJ, Novacek MJ, Geisler JH. Relationships of endemic African mammals and their fossil relatives based on morphological and molecular evidence Journal of Mammalian Evolution. 10: 131-164. DOI: 10.1023/A:1025504124129  1
2002 Sánchez-Villagra MR, Asher RJ. Cranio-sensory adaptations in small faunivorous semiaquatic mammals, with special reference to olfaction and the trigeminal system Mammalia. 66: 93-110. DOI: 10.1515/Mamm.2002.66.1.93  1
2002 Asher RJ, McKenna MC, Emry RJ, Tabrum AR, Kron DG. Morphology and relationships of Apternodus and other extinct, zalambdodont, placental mammals Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History. 4-117. DOI: 10.1206/0003-0090(2002)273<0001:Maroaa>2.0.Co;2  1
2002 Sánchez-Villagra MR, Asher RJ. Cranio-sensory adaptations in small faunivorous semiaquatic mammals, with special reference to olfaction and the trigeminal system Mammalia. 66: 93-109.  1
1999 Asher RJ. A morphological basis for assessing the phylogeny of the 'Tenrecoidea' (Mammalia, Lipotyphla) Cladistics. 15: 231-252. DOI: 10.1006/clad.1999.0108  1
1998 Asher RJ. Morphological diversity of anatomical strepsirrhinism and the evolution of the lemuriform toothcomb American Journal of Physical Anthropology. 105: 355-367. PMID 9545077 DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1096-8644(199803)105:3<355::AID-AJPA5>3.0.CO;2-Q  1
1998 Asher RJ, Krause DW. The first pre-Holocene (Cretaceous) record of Anura from Madagascar Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 18: 696-699.  1
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