Christian A. Sidor, Ph.D. - Publications

Affiliations: 
2000 University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 
Area:
Paleontology, Paleobiology

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2020 Kligman BT, Marsh AD, Sues HD, Sidor CA. A new non-mammalian eucynodont from the Chinle Formation (Triassic: Norian), and implications for the early Mesozoic equatorial cynodont record. Biology Letters. 16: 20200631. PMID 33142088 DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2020.0631  0.48
2020 Whitney MR, Sidor CA. Evidence of torpor in the tusks of Lystrosaurus from the Early Triassic of Antarctica. Communications Biology. 3: 471. PMID 32855434 DOI: 10.1038/s42003-020-01207-6  0.48
2020 Kato KM, Rega EA, Sidor CA, Huttenlocker AK. Investigation of a bone lesion in a gorgonopsian (Synapsida) from the Permian of Zambia and periosteal reactions in fossil non-mammalian tetrapods. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences. 375: 20190144. PMID 31928188 DOI: 10.1098/Rstb.2019.0144  1
2019 Whitney MR, Sidor CA. Histological and developmental insights into the herbivorous dentition of tapinocephalid therapsids. Plos One. 14: e0223860. PMID 31665173 DOI: 10.1371/Journal.Pone.0223860  0.48
2018 Peecook BR, Smith RMH, Sidor CA. A novel archosauromorph from Antarctica and an updated review of a high-latitude vertebrate assemblage in the wake of the end-Permian mass extinction Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 38. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2018.1536664  0.76
2018 Modesto SP, Richards CD, Ide O, Sidor CA. The vertebrate fauna of the Upper Permian of Niger—X. The mandible of the captorhinid reptile Moradisaurus grandis Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 38. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2018.1531877  0.72
2017 Nesbitt SJ, Butler RJ, Ezcurra MD, Barrett PM, Stocker MR, Angielczyk KD, Smith RM, Sidor CA, Niedźwiedzki G, Sennikov AG, Charig AJ. The earliest bird-line archosaurs and the assembly of the dinosaur body plan. Nature. PMID 28405026 DOI: 10.1038/Nature22037  1
2017 Wynd BM, Peecook BR, Whitney MR, Sidor CA. The First Occurrence of Cynognathus crateronotus (Cynodontia: Cynognathia) in Tanzania and Zambia, with Implications for the Age and Biostratigraphic Correlation of Triassic Strata in Southern Pangea Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 37: 228-239. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2017.1421548  0.76
2017 Sidor CA, Hopson JA. Cricodon metabolus (cynodontia: Gomphodontia) from the Triassic Ntawere Formation of Northeastern Zambia: Patterns of Tooth replacement and a Systematic Review of the Trirachodontidae Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 37: 39-64. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2017.1410485  0.96
2017 Olroyd SL, Sidor CA. A review of the Guadalupian (middle Permian) global tetrapod fossil record Earth-Science Reviews. 171: 583-597. DOI: 10.1016/J.Earscirev.2017.07.001  1
2016 Whitney MR, Mose L, Sidor CA. Odontoma in a 255-Million-Year-Old Mammalian Forebear. Jama Oncology. PMID 27930769 DOI: 10.1001/Jamaoncol.2016.5417  0.48
2016 Whitney MR, Sidor CA. A New Therapsid from the Permian Madumabisa Mudstone Formation (Mid-Zambezi Basin) of Southern Zambia Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 36. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2016.1150767  0.48
2016 Huttenlocker AK, Sidor CA. The first karenitid (Therapsida, Therocephalia) from the upper Permian of Gondwana and the biogeography of Permo-Triassic therocephalians Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 36. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2016.1111897  1
2016 Barbolini N, Smith RMH, Tabor NJ, Sidor CA, Angielczyk KD. Resolving the age of Madumabisa fossil vertebrates: Palynological evidence from the mid-Zambezi Basin of Zambia Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 457: 117-128. DOI: 10.1016/J.Palaeo.2016.05.031  1
2016 Looy CV, Ranks SL, Chaney DS, Sanchez S, Steyer JS, Smith RMH, Sidor CA, Myers TS, Ide O, Tabor NJ. Biological and physical evidence for extreme seasonality in central Permian Pangea Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 451: 210-226. DOI: 10.1016/J.Palaeo.2016.02.016  1
2015 Reisz RR, LeBlanc AR, Sidor CA, Scott D, May W. A new captorhinid reptile from the Lower Permian of Oklahoma showing remarkable dental and mandibular convergence with microsaurian tetrapods. Die Naturwissenschaften. 102: 50. PMID 26289932 DOI: 10.1007/S00114-015-1299-Y  1
2015 Peecook BR, Sidor CA. The first dinosaur from Washington State and a review of Pacific coast dinosaurs from North America. Plos One. 10: e0127792. PMID 25993090 DOI: 10.1371/Journal.Pone.0127792  1
2015 Huttenlocker AK, Sidor CA, Angielczyk KD. A new eutherocephalian (Therapsida, Therocephalia) from the upper Permian Madumabisa Mudstone Formation (Luangwa Basin) of Zambia Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2015.969400  1
2015 Turner ML, Tsuji LA, Ide O, Sidor CA. The vertebrate fauna of the upper Permian of Niger - IX. The appendicular skeleton of Bunostegos akokanensis (Parareptilia: Pareiasauria) Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 35. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2014.994746  1
2015 Smith RMH, Sidor CA, Tabor NJ, Steyer JS. Sedimentology and vertebrate taphonomy of the Moradi Formation of northern Niger: A Permian wet desert in the tropics of Pangaea Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 440: 128-141. DOI: 10.1016/J.Palaeo.2015.08.032  1
2014 Blackburn DG, Sidor CA. Evolution of viviparous reproduction in Paleozoic and Mesozoic reptiles. The International Journal of Developmental Biology. 58: 935-48. PMID 26154334 DOI: 10.1387/Ijdb.150087Db  1
2014 Angielczyk KD, Huertas S, Smith RMH, Tabor NJ, Sidor CA, Steyer JS, Tsuji LA, Gostling NJ. New dicynodonts (Therapsida, Anomodontia) and updated tetrapod stratigraphy of the Permian Ruhuhu Formation (Songea Group, Ruhuhu Basin) of southern Tanzania Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 34: 1408-1426. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2014.880448  1
2014 Nesbitt SJ, Sidor CA, Angielczyk KD, Smith RMH, Tsuji LA. A new archosaur from the Manda beds (Anisian, Middle Triassic) of southern Tanzania and its implications for character state optimizations at Archosauria and Pseudosuchia Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 34: 1357-1382. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2014.859622  1
2014 Sidor CA, Smith RMH, Huttenlocker AK, Peecook BR. New Middle Triassic tetrapods from the upper Fremouw Formation of Antarctica and their depositional setting Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 34: 793-801. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2014.837472  1
2014 Sidor CA, Angielczyk KD, Smith RMH, Goulding AK, Nesbitt SJ, Peecook BR, Steyer JS, Tolan S. Tapinocephalids (Therapsida, Dinocephalia) from the Permian Madumabisa Mudstone Formation (Lower Karoo, Mid-Zambezi Basin) of southern Zambia Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 34: 980-986. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2013.826669  1
2014 Sidor CA, Steyer JS, Hammer WR. A new capitosauroid temnospondyl from the Middle Triassic upper Fremouw Formation of Antarctica Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 34: 539-548. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2013.808205  1
2013 Sidor CA, Vilhena DA, Angielczyk KD, Huttenlocker AK, Nesbitt SJ, Peecook BR, Steyer JS, Smith RM, Tsuji LA. Provincialization of terrestrial faunas following the end-Permian mass extinction. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 110: 8129-33. PMID 23630295 DOI: 10.1073/Pnas.1302323110  1
2013 Nesbitt SJ, Barrett PM, Werning S, Sidor CA, Charig AJ. The oldest dinosaur? A Middle Triassic dinosauriform from Tanzania. Biology Letters. 9: 20120949. PMID 23221875 DOI: 10.1098/Rsbl.2012.0949  1
2013 Peecook BR, Sidor CA, Nesbitt SJ, Smith RMH, Steyer JS, Angielczyk KD. A new silesaurid from the upper Ntawere Formation of Zambia (Middle Triassic) demonstrates the rapid diversification of Silesauridae (Avemetatarsalia, Dinosauriformes) Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 33: 1127-1137. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2013.755991  1
2013 Tsuji LA, Sidor CA, Steyer JS, Smith RMH, Tabor NJ, Ide O. The vertebrate fauna of the Upper Permian of Niger - VII. Cranial anatomy and relationships of Bunostegos akokanensis (Pareiasauria) Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 33: 747-763. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2013.739537  1
2013 Vilhena DA, Harris EB, Bergstrom CT, Maliska ME, Ward PD, Sidor CA, Strömberg CAE, Wilson GP. Bivalve network reveals latitudinal selectivity gradient at the end-Cretaceous mass extinction Scientific Reports. 3. DOI: 10.1038/Srep01790  1
2013 Sidor CA. The vertebrate fauna of the upper Permian of Niger-VIII: Nigerpeton ricqlesi (Temnospondyli: Cochleosauridae) and tetrapod biogeographic provinces Comptes Rendus - Palevol. 12: 463-472. DOI: 10.1016/J.Crpv.2013.05.005  1
2012 Huttenlocker AK, Sidor CA. Taxonomic Revision of Therocephalians (Therapsida: Theriodontia) from the Lower Triassic of Antarctica American Museum Novitates. 1-19. DOI: 10.1206/3738.2  1
2011 Huttenlocker AK, Sidor CA, Smith RMH. A new specimen of Promoschorhynchus (Therapsida: Therocephalia: Akidnognathidae) from the Lower Triassic of South Africa and its implications for theriodont survivorship across the Permo-Triassic boundary Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 31: 405-421. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2011.546720  1
2011 Tabor NJ, Smith RMH, Steyer JS, Sidor CA, Poulsen CJ. The Permian Moradi Formation of northern Niger: Paleosol morphology, petrography and mineralogy Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 299: 200-213. DOI: 10.1016/J.Palaeo.2010.11.002  1
2010 Nesbitt SJ, Sidor CA, Irmis RB, Angielczyk KD, Smith RM, Tsuji LA. Ecologically distinct dinosaurian sister group shows early diversification of Ornithodira. Nature. 464: 95-8. PMID 20203608 DOI: 10.1038/Nature08718  1
2010 Fröbisch J, Angielczyk KD, Sidor CA. The Triassic dicynodont Kombuisia (Synapsida, Anomodontia) from Antarctica, a refuge from the terrestrial Permian-Triassic mass extinction. Die Naturwissenschaften. 97: 187-96. PMID 19956920 DOI: 10.1007/S00114-009-0626-6  1
2010 Simon RV, Sidor CA, Angielczyk KD, Smith RMH. First record of a Tapinocephalid (Therapsida: Dinocephalia) from the Ruhuhu Formation (Songea Group) of Southern Tanzania Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 30: 1289-1293. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2010.483549  1
2010 Sidor CA, Angielczyk KD, Weide DM, Smith RMH, Nesbitt SJ, Tsuji LA. Tetrapod fauna of the lowermost Usili formation (Songea Group, Ruhuhu Basin) of southern Tanzania, with a new burnetiid record Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 30: 696-703. DOI: 10.1080/02724631003758086  1
2010 Briggs DEG, Miller MF, Isbell JL, Sidor CA. Permo-Triassic arthropod trace fossils from the Beardmore Glacier area, central Transantarctic Mountains, Antarctica Antarctic Science. 22: 185-192. DOI: 10.1017/S0954102009990708  1
2009 Angielczyk KD, Sidor CA, Nesbitt SJ, Smith RMH, Tsuji LA. Taxonomic revision and new observations on the postcranial skeleton, biogeography, and biostratigraphy of the dicynodont genus dicynodontoides, the senior subjective synonym of Kingoria (Therapsida, Anomodontia) Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 29: 1174-1187. DOI: 10.1671/039.029.0427  1
2008 Sidor CA, Damiani R, Hammer WR. A new Triassic temnospondyl from Antarctica and a review of Fremouw Formation biostratigraphy Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 28: 656-663. DOI: 10.1671/0272-4634(2008)28[656:Anttfa]2.0.Co;2  1
2008 Smiley TM, Sidor CA, Maga A, Ide O. The vertebrate fauna of the Upper Permian of Niger. VI. First evidence of a gorgonopsian therapsid Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 28: 543-547. DOI: 10.1671/0272-4634(2008)28[543:Tvfotu]2.0.Co;2  1
2008 Sidor CA, Miller MF, Isbell JL. Tetrapod burrows from the Triassic of Antarctica Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 28: 277-284. DOI: 10.1671/0272-4634(2008)28[277:Tbftto]2.0.Co;2  1
2008 Maddin HC, Sidor CA, Reisz RR. Cranial anatomy of Ennatosaurus tecton (synapsida: Caseidae) from the Middle Permian of Russia and the evolutionary relationships of Caseidae Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 28: 160-180. DOI: 10.1671/0272-4634(2008)28[160:Caoets]2.0.Co;2  1
2007 Sidor CA, Smith RMH. A second burnetiamorph therapsid from the Permian Teekloof Formation of South Africa and its associated fauna Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 27: 420-430. DOI: 10.1671/0272-4634(2007)27[420:Asbtft]2.0.Co;2  1
2007 Sidor CA, Steyer JS, Damiani R. Parotosuchus (Temnospondyli: Mastodonsauridae) from Triassic of Antarctica Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 27: 232-235. DOI: 10.1671/0272-4634(2007)27[232:Ptmftt]2.0.Co;2  1
2006 O'Keefe FR, Sidor CA, Larsson HC, Maga A, Ide O. Evolution and homology of the astragalus in early amniotes: new fossils, new perspectives. Journal of Morphology. 267: 415-25. PMID 16421891 DOI: 10.1002/Jmor.10413  1
2006 Smith RMH, Rubidge BS, Sidor CA. A new burnetiid (Therapsida: Biarmosuchia) from the Upper Permian of South Africa and its biogeographic implications Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 26: 331-343. DOI: 10.1671/0272-4634(2006)26[331:Anbtbf]2.0.Co;2  1
2006 Steyer JS, Damiani R, Sidor CA, O'Keefe FR, Larsson HCE, Maga A, Ide O. The vertebrate fauna of the Upper Permian of Niger. IV. Nigerpeton ricqlesi (Temnospondyli: Cochleosauridae), and the Edopoid Colonization of Gondwana Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 26: 18-28. DOI: 10.1671/0272-4634(2006)26[18:Tvfotu]2.0.Co;2  1
2006 Rubidge BS, Sidor CA, Modesto SP. A new burnetiamorph (Therapsida: Biarmosuchia) from the Middle Permian of South Africa Journal of Paleontology. 80: 740-749. DOI: 10.1666/0022-3360(2006)80[740:Anbtbf]2.0.Co;2  1
2006 Sidor CA, Hancox PJ. Elliotherium kersteni, a new tritheledontid from the lower Elliot Formation (Upper Triassic) of South Africa Journal of Paleontology. 80: 333-342. DOI: 10.1666/0022-3360(2006)080[0333:Ekantf]2.0.Co;2  1
2006 Damiani R, Sidor CA, Steyer JS, Smith RMH, Larsson HCE, Maga A, Ide O. The vertebrate fauna of the Upper Permian of Niger. V. The primitive temnospondyl Saharastega moradiensis Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 26: 559-572. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2006.10010015  1
2005 Sidor CA, O'Keefe FR, Damiani R, Steyer JS, Smith RM, Larsson HC, Sereno PC, Ide O, Maga A. Permian tetrapods from the Sahara show climate-controlled endemism in Pangaea. Nature. 434: 886-9. PMID 15829962 DOI: 10.1038/Nature03393  1
2005 O'Keefe FR, Sidor CA, Larsson HCE, Maga A, Ide O. The vertebrate fauna of the Upper Permian of Niger - III, morphology and ontogeny of the hindlimb of Moradisaurus grandis (Reptilia, Captorhinidae) Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 25: 309-319. DOI: 10.1671/0272-4634(2005)025[0309:Tvfotu]2.0.Co;2  1
2004 Sidor CA, Hopson JA, Keyser AW. A new burnetiamorph therapsid from the Teekloof Formation, Permian, of South Africa Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 24: 938-950. DOI: 10.1671/0272-4634(2004)024[0938:Anbtft]2.0.Co;2  1
2004 Sidor CA, Smith RMH. A new galesaurid (Therapsida: Cynodontia) from the Lower Triassic of South Africa Palaeontology. 47: 535-556. DOI: 10.1111/J.0031-0239.2004.00378.X  1
2003 Sidor CA, Welman J. A second specimen of Lemurosaurus pricei (Therapsida: Burnetiamorpha) Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 23: 631-642. DOI: 10.1671/0272-4634(2003)023[0631:Assolp]2.0.Co;2  1
2003 Sidor CA. Evolutionary trends and the origon of the mammalian lower jaw Paleobiology. 29: 605-640. DOI: 10.1666/0094-8373(2003)029<0605:Etatoo>2.0.Co;2  1
2003 Sidor CA. The naris and palate of Lycaenodon longiceps (Therapsida: Biarmosuchia), with comments on their early evolution in the Therapsida Journal of Paleontology. 77: 977-984. DOI: 10.1666/0022-3360(2003)077<0977:Tnapol>2.0.Co;2  1
2003 Sidor CA, Blackburn DC, Gado B. The vertebrate fauna of the Upper Permian of Niger - II, preliminary description of a new pareiasaur Palaeontologia Africana. 45-52.  1
2002 Kammerer CF, Sidor CA. Replacement names for the therapsid genera Criocephalus broom 1928 and Olivieria Brink 1965 Palaeontologia Africana. 71-72.  1
2002 Rubidge BS, Sidor CA. On the cranial morphology of the basal therapsids Burnetia and Proburnetia (Therapsida: Burnetiidae) Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 22: 257-267.  1
2001 Sereno PC, Larsson HC, Sidor CA, Gado B. The giant crocodyliform Sarcosuchus from the Cretaceous of Africa. Science (New York, N.Y.). 294: 1516-9. PMID 11679634 DOI: 10.1126/Science.1066521  1
2001 Sidor CA. Simplification as a trend in synapsid cranial evolution. Evolution; International Journal of Organic Evolution. 55: 1419-42. PMID 11525465 DOI: 10.1111/J.0014-3820.2001.Tb00663.X  1
2001 Rubidge BS, Sidor CA. Evolutionary patterns among Permo-Triassic therapsids Annual Review of Ecology and Systematics. 32: 449-480. DOI: 10.1146/Annurev.Ecolsys.32.081501.114113  1
2001 Modesto S, Sidor CA, Rubidge BS, Welman J. A second varanopseid skull from the Upper Permian of South Africa: Implications for late Permian 'pelycosaur' evolution Lethaia. 34: 249-259. DOI: 10.1111/J.1502-3931.2001.Tb00053.X  1
2000 Wagner PJ, Sidor CA. Age rank/clade rank metrics--sampling, taxonomy, and the meaning of "stratigraphic consistency". Systematic Biology. 49: 463-79. PMID 12116422 DOI: 10.1080/10635159950127349  1
1999 Sereno PC, Beck AL, Dutheil DB, Larsson HC, Lyon GH, Moussa B, Sadleir RW, Sidor CA, Varricchio DJ, Wilson GP, Wilson JA. Cretaceous sauropods from the sahara and the uneven rate of skeletal evolution among dinosaurs Science (New York, N.Y.). 286: 1342-7. PMID 10558986 DOI: 10.1126/Science.286.5443.1342  1
1999 Carrano MT, Sidor CA. Theropod hind limb disparity revisited: comments on Gatesy and Middleton (1997) Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 19: 602-605. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.1999.10011172  0.92
1999 Larsson HCE, Sidor CA. Unusual crocodyliform teeth from the Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian) of southeastern Morocco Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 19: 398-401. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.1999.10011152  0.6
1999 Rubidge BS, Modesto S, Sidor C, Welman J. Eunotosaurus africanus from the Ecca-Beaufort contact in Northern Cape Province, South Africa - Implications for Karoo Basin development South African Journal of Science. 95: 553-555.  1
1998 Sereno PC, Beck AL, Dutheil DB, Gado B, Larsson HCE, Lyon GH, Marcot JD, Rauhut OWM, Sadleir RW, Sidor CA, Varricchio DD, Wilson GP, Wilson JA. A long-snouted predatory dinosaur from africa and the evolution of spinosaurids Science (New York, N.Y.). 282: 1298-302. PMID 9812890 DOI: 10.1126/Science.282.5392.1298  1
1998 Sidor CA, Blackburn DG. Effects of testosterone administration and castration on the forelimb musculature of male leopard frogs, Rana pipiens. The Journal of Experimental Zoology. 280: 28-37. PMID 9437849 DOI: 10.1002/(Sici)1097-010X(19980101)280:1<28::Aid-Jez4>3.0.Co;2-J  1
1998 Sidor CA, Hopson JA. Ghost lineages and "mammalness": Assessing the temporal pattern of character acquisition in the Synapsida Paleobiology. 24: 254-273. DOI: 10.1666/0094-8373(1998)024[0254:Glaatt]2.3.Co;2  1
1996 Sereno PC, Dutheil DB, Iarochene M, Larsson HCE, Lyon GH, Magwene PM, Sidor CA, Varricchio DJ, Wilson JA. Predatory Dinosaurs from the Sahara and Late Cretaceous Faunal Differentiation Science (New York, N.Y.). 272: 986-91. PMID 8662584 DOI: 10.1126/Science.272.5264.986  1
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