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Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand 
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2021 Carrillo-Briceño JD, Sánchez R, Scheyer TM, Carrillo JD, Delfino M, Georgalis GL, Kerber L, Ruiz-Ramoni D, Birindelli JLO, Cadena EA, Rincón AF, Chavez-Hoffmeister M, Carlini AA, Carvalho MR, Trejos-Tamayo R, et al. A Pliocene-Pleistocene continental biota from Venezuela. Swiss Journal of Palaeontology. 140: 9. PMID 34721281 DOI: 10.1186/s13358-020-00216-6   
2021 Opgenoorth L, Hofmann S, Schmidt J. Rewinding the molecular clock in the genus Carabus (Coleoptera: Carabidae) in light of fossil evidence and the Gondwana split: A reanalysis. Plos One. 16: e0256679. PMID 34550988 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0256679   
2021 Machalski M, Owocki K, Dubicka Z, Malchyk O, Wierny W. Stable isotopes and predation marks shed new light on ammonoid habitat depth preferences. Scientific Reports. 11: 22730. PMID 34815505 DOI: 10.1038/s41598-021-02236-9   
2021 Suarez CA, Frederickson J, Cifelli RL, Pittman JG, Nydam RL, Hunt-Foster RK, Morgan K. A new vertebrate fauna from the Lower Cretaceous Holly Creek Formation of the Trinity Group, southwest Arkansas, USA. Peerj. 9: e12242. PMID 34721970 DOI: 10.7717/peerj.12242   
2021 Hughes JJ, Berv JS, Chester SGB, Sargis EJ, Field DJ. Ecological selectivity and the evolution of mammalian substrate preference across the K-Pg boundary. Ecology and Evolution. 11: 14540-14554. PMID 34765124 DOI: 10.1002/ece3.8114   
2021 Fournier GP, Moore KR, Rangel LT, Payette JG, Momper L, Bosak T. The Archean origin of oxygenic photosynthesis and extant cyanobacterial lineages. Proceedings. Biological Sciences. 288: 20210675. PMID 34583585 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2021.0675   
2021 López-Córdova DA, Avaria-Llautureo J, Ulloa PM, Braid HE, Revell LJ, Fuchs D, Ibáñez CM. Mesozoic origin of coleoid cephalopods and their abrupt shifts of diversification patterns. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 166: 107331. PMID 34687843 DOI: 10.1016/j.ympev.2021.107331   
2021 Harrison T, Zhang Y, Yang L, Yuan Z. Evolutionary trend in dental size in fossil orangutans from the Pleistocene of Chongzuo, Guangxi, southern China. Journal of Human Evolution. 161: 103090. PMID 34781087 DOI: 10.1016/j.jhevol.2021.103090   
2021 Li H, Peyre de Fabrègues C, Bi S, Wang Y, Xu X. The largest theropod track site in Yunnan, China: a footprint assemblage from the Lower Jurassic Fengjiahe Formation. Peerj. 9: e11788. PMID 34707920 DOI: 10.7717/peerj.11788   
2021 Salamon MA, Brachaniec T, Kołbuk D, Saha A, Gorzelak P. Shared patterns in body size declines among crinoids during the Palaeozoic extinction events. Scientific Reports. 11: 20351. PMID 34645912 DOI: 10.1038/s41598-021-99789-6   
2021 Yang XY, Smith MR, Yang J, Li W, Guo QH, Li CL, Wang Y, Zhang XG. A 'hermit' shell-dwelling lifestyle in a Cambrian priapulan worm. Current Biology : Cb. 31: R1420-R1421. PMID 34752764 DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2021.10.003   
2021 Cardini A, de Jong YA, Butynski TM. Can morphotaxa be assessed with photographs? Estimating the accuracy of 2D cranial geometric morphometrics for the study of threatened populations of African monkeys. Anatomical Record (Hoboken, N.J. : 2007). PMID 34596361 DOI: 10.1002/ar.24787   
2021 Lee CC, Fu Y, Yeh CF, Yeung CKL, Hung HY, Yao CJ, Shaner PL, Li SH. Morphological variations in a widely distributed Eastern Asian passerine cannot be consistently explained by ecogeographic rules. Ecology and Evolution. 11: 15249-15260. PMID 34765175 DOI: 10.1002/ece3.8208   
2021 Cullen TM, Brown CM, Chiba K, Brink KS, Makovicky PJ, Evans DC. Growth variability, dimensional scaling, and the interpretation of osteohistological growth data. Biology Letters. 17: 20210383. PMID 34755552 DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2021.0383   
2021 Fernandes DL, Nunes I, Costa FR. A taxonomic approach on diagnostic characters used to define new pterosaur taxa and an estimation of pterosaur diversity. Anais Da Academia Brasileira De Ciencias. 93: e20201568. PMID 34550166 DOI: 10.1590/0001-3765202120201568   
2021 Bermúdez de Castro JM, Xing S, Liu W, García-Campos C, Martín-Francés L, Martínez de Pinillos M, Modesto-Mata M, Martinón-Torres M. Comparative dental study between Homo antecessor and Chinese Homo erectus: Nonmetric features and geometric morphometrics. Journal of Human Evolution. 161: 103087. PMID 34742110 DOI: 10.1016/j.jhevol.2021.103087   
2021 Hautier L, Tabuce R, Mourlam MJ, Kassegne KE, Amoudji YZ, Orliac M, Quillévéré F, Charruault AL, Johnson AKC, Guinot G. New Middle Eocene proboscidean from Togo illuminates the early evolution of the elephantiform-like dental pattern. Proceedings. Biological Sciences. 288: 20211439. PMID 34641726 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2021.1439   
2021 McGairy A, Komatsu T, Williams M, Harvey THP, Miller CG, Nguyen PD, Legrand J, Yamada T, Siveter DJ, Bush H, Stocker CP. Ostracods had colonized estuaries by the late Silurian. Biology Letters. 17: 20210403. PMID 34847752 DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2021.0403   
2021 McMahon S, Matthews JJ, Brasier A, Still J. Late Ediacaran life on land: desiccated microbial mats and large biofilm streamers. Proceedings. Biological Sciences. 288: 20211875. PMID 34727717 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2021.1875   
2021 Zhang Z, Zhang Z, Ma J, Taylor PD, Strotz LC, Jacquet SM, Skovsted CB, Chen F, Han J, Brock GA. Fossil evidence unveils an early Cambrian origin for Bryozoa. Nature. 599: 251-255. PMID 34707285 DOI: 10.1038/s41586-021-04033-w   
2021 Baeckens S, Temmerman M, Gorb SN, Neto C, Whiting MJ, Van Damme R. Convergent evolution of skin surface microarchitecture and increased skin hydrophobicity in semi-aquatic anole lizards. The Journal of Experimental Biology. 224. PMID 34642763 DOI: 10.1242/jeb.242939   
2021 Scarpetta SG, Ledesma DT, Bell CJ. A new extinct species of alligator lizard (Squamata: Elgaria) and an expanded perspective on the osteology and phylogeny of Gerrhonotinae. Bmc Ecology and Evolution. 21: 184. PMID 34587907 DOI: 10.1186/s12862-021-01912-8   
2021 Chang H, You HL, Xu L, Ma W, Gao D, Jia S, Xia M, Zhang J, Li Y, Wang X, Liu D, Li J, Zhang J, Yang L, Wei X. Relatively low tooth replacement rate in a sauropod dinosaur from the Early Cretaceous Ruyang Basin of central China. Peerj. 9: e12361. PMID 34760377 DOI: 10.7717/peerj.12361   
2021 Oliver JD, Jones KE, Pierce SE, Hautier L. Size and shape regional differentiation during the development of the spine in the nine-banded armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus). Evolution & Development. PMID 34813149 DOI: 10.1111/ede.12393   
2021 Elbrecht V, Bourlat SJ, Hörren T, Lindner A, Mordente A, Noll NW, Schäffler L, Sorg M, Zizka VMA. Pooling size sorted Malaise trap fractions to maximize taxon recovery with metabarcoding. Peerj. 9: e12177. PMID 34707928 DOI: 10.7717/peerj.12177   
2021 Lin Z, Yu K, Shen L, Zhang Y, Liu Y, Hou M, Peng Z, Tang X, Chen Q. A staging table of embryonic development for a viviparous (live-bearing) lizard Eremias multiocellata (Squamata: Lacertidae). Reproduction, Fertility, and Development. PMID 34663492 DOI: 10.1071/RD21082   
2021 Pellegrini RA, Callahan WR, Hastings AK, Parris DC, McCauley JD. Skeletochronology and Paleohistology of (Crocodyliformes, Dyrosauridae) from the Early Paleogene of New Jersey, USA. Animals : An Open Access Journal From Mdpi. 11. PMID 34827799 DOI: 10.3390/ani11113067   
2021 Montinaro F, Pankratov V, Yelmen B, Pagani L, Mondal M. Revisiting the out of Africa event with a deep-learning approach. American Journal of Human Genetics. 108: 2037-2051. PMID 34626535 DOI: 10.1016/j.ajhg.2021.09.006   
2021 Zhang X, Shang Y, Ren L, Qu H, Zhu G, Guo Y. A Study of Cuticular Hydrocarbons of All Life Stages in Sarcophaga peregrina (Diptera: Sarcophagidae). Journal of Medical Entomology. PMID 34668022 DOI: 10.1093/jme/tjab172   
2021 Liu Q, Yang T, Cheng L, Benton MJ, Moon BC, Yan C, An Z, Tian L. An injured pachypleurosaur (Diapsida: Sauropterygia) from the Middle Triassic Luoping Biota indicating predation pressure in the Mesozoic. Scientific Reports. 11: 21818. PMID 34750442 DOI: 10.1038/s41598-021-01309-z   
2021 Bengtson S, Rasmussen B, Zi JW, Fletcher IR, Gehling JG, Runnegar B. Eocene animal trace fossils in 1.7-billion-year-old metaquartzites. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 118. PMID 34580219 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.2105707118   
2021 Pol D, Mancuso AC, Smith RMH, Marsicano CA, Ramezani J, Cerda IA, Otero A, Fernandez V. Earliest evidence of herd-living and age segregation amongst dinosaurs. Scientific Reports. 11: 20023. PMID 34675327 DOI: 10.1038/s41598-021-99176-1   
2021 Bondetti M, González Carretero L, Dolbunova E, McGrath K, Presslee S, Lucquin A, Tsybriy V, Mazurkevich A, Tsybriy A, Jordan P, Heron C, Meadows J, Craig OE. Neolithic farmers or Neolithic foragers? Organic residue analysis of early pottery from Rakushechny Yar on the Lower Don (Russia). Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences. 13: 141. PMID 34777611 DOI: 10.1007/s12520-021-01412-2   
2021 Roksandic M, Radović P, Wu XJ, Bae CJ. Resolving the "muddle in the middle": The case for Homo bodoensis sp. nov. Evolutionary Anthropology. PMID 34710249 DOI: 10.1002/evan.21929   
2021 Barrett PZ. The largest hoplophonine and a complex new hypothesis of nimravid evolution. Scientific Reports. 11: 21078. PMID 34702935 DOI: 10.1038/s41598-021-00521-1   
2021 Tchesunov AV, Jeong R, Lee W. A new genus and species of the family Microlaimidae (Nematoda: Chromadorea) from intertidal sand of the Jeju Island, South Korea. Zootaxa. 5020: 130-140. PMID 34810417 DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.5020.1.6   
2021 Ciucani MM, Jensen JK, Sinding MS, Smith O, Lucenti SB, Rosengren E, Rook L, Tuveri C, Arca M, Cappellini E, Galaverni M, Randi E, Guo C, Zhang G, Sicheritz-Pontén T, et al. Evolutionary history of the extinct Sardinian dhole. Current Biology : Cb. PMID 34655517 DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2021.09.059   
2021 Yeh YC, Lin JY, Hsu SK, Tsai CH, Chang CM. Separation of Gagua Rise from Great Benham Rise in the West Philippine Basin during the Middle Eocene. Scientific Reports. 11: 21775. PMID 34741126 DOI: 10.1038/s41598-021-01330-2   
2021 Wu X, Pei S, Cai Y, Tong H, Xing S, Jashashvili T, Carlson KJ, Liu W. Morphological description and evolutionary significance of 300 ka hominin facial bones from Hualongdong, China. Journal of Human Evolution. 161: 103052. PMID 34601289 DOI: 10.1016/j.jhevol.2021.103052   
2021 Cantwell H, Dey G. Nuclear size and shape control. Seminars in Cell & Developmental Biology. PMID 34776332 DOI: 10.1016/j.semcdb.2021.10.013   
2021 Zhong Y, Kusky T, Wang L, Polat A, Liu X, Peng Y, Luan Z, Wang C, Wang J, Deng H. Alpine-style nappes thrust over ancient North China continental margin demonstrate large Archean horizontal plate motions. Nature Communications. 12: 6172. PMID 34702843 DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-26474-7   
2021 Moreira MO, Qu YF, Wiens JJ. Large-scale evolution of body temperatures in land vertebrates. Evolution Letters. 5: 484-494. PMID 34621535 DOI: 10.1002/evl3.249   
2021 Ferreira JD, Dozo MT, Bubadué JM, Kerber L. Morphology and postnatal ontogeny of the cranial endocast and paranasal sinuses of capybara (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris), the largest living rodent. Journal of Morphology. PMID 34775628 DOI: 10.1002/jmor.21428   
2021 Mutumi GL, Jacobs DS, Bam L. Geographic variation in the skulls of the horseshoe bats, and : Determining the relative contributions of adaptation and drift using geometric morphometrics. Ecology and Evolution. 11: 15916-15935. PMID 34824800 DOI: 10.1002/ece3.8262   
2021 Vujić V, Ilić B, Lučić L, Tomić V, Jovanović Z, Pavković-Lučić S, Makarov S. Morphological integration of the head capsule in the millipede Megaphyllum unilineatum (C. L. Koch, 1838) (Diplopoda: Julida): can different modules be recognized? Zoology (Jena, Germany). 149: 125970. PMID 34628210 DOI: 10.1016/j.zool.2021.125970   
2021 Liu C, Nie J, Li Z, Qiao Q, Abell JT, Wang F, Xiao W. Eccentricity forcing of East Asian monsoonal systems over the past 3 million years. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 118. PMID 34670836 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.2107055118   
2021 Chen M, Guo W, Huang S, Luo X, Tian M, Liu W. Morphological Adaptation of Cave-Dwelling Ground Beetles in China Revealed by Geometric Morphometry (Coleoptera, Carabidae, Trechini). Insects. 12. PMID 34821802 DOI: 10.3390/insects12111002   
2021 Apaldetti C, Pol D, Ezcurra MD, Martínez RN. Sauropodomorph evolution across the Triassic-Jurassic boundary: body size, locomotion, and their influence on morphological disparity. Scientific Reports. 11: 22534. PMID 34795322 DOI: 10.1038/s41598-021-01120-w   
2021 Kehlmaier C, López-Jurado LF, Hernández-Acosta N, Mateo-Miras A, Fritz U. "Ancient DNA" reveals that the scientific name for an extinct tortoise from Cape Verde refers to an extant South American species. Scientific Reports. 11: 17537. PMID 34475454 DOI: 10.1038/s41598-021-97064-2   
2021 Leung KW, Yang S, Wang X, Tang K, Hu J. Ecogeographical Adaptation Revisited: Morphological Variations in the Plateau Brown Frog along an Elevation Gradient on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau. Biology. 10. PMID 34827074 DOI: 10.3390/biology10111081