Works (41)

2020 journal article

A refined temporal framework for newly discovered fossil assemblages of the upper Cedar Mountain Formation (Mussentuchit Member), Mussentuchit Wash, Central Utah

CRETACEOUS RESEARCH, 110.

By: R. Tucker, L. Zanno, H. Huang & P. Makovicky

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: May 8, 2020

2020 journal article

Growing up Tyrannosaurus rex: Osteohistology refutes the pygmy “Nanotyrannus” and supports ontogenetic niche partitioning in juvenile Tyrannosaurus

Science Advances.

By: H. Woodward, K. Tremaine, S. Williams, L. Zanno, J. Horner & N. Myhrvold

Source: ORCID
Added: January 2, 2020

2020 journal article

Identifying medullary bone in extinct avemetatarsalians: challenges, implications and perspectives

By: A. Canoville, M. Schweitzer & L. Zanno

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: January 27, 2020

2020 journal article

Inner ear sensory system changes as extinct crocodylomorphs transitioned from land to water

PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 117(19), 10422–10428.

By: J. Schwab, M. Young, J. Neenan, S. Walsh, L. Witmer, Y. Herrera, R. Allain, C. Brochu ...

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: June 1, 2020

2020 journal article

Repeated Evolution of Divergent Modes of Herbivory in Non-avian Dinosaurs

CURRENT BIOLOGY, 30(1), 158-+.

By: D. Button & L. Zanno

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: January 21, 2020

2020 journal article

Sampling impacts the assessment of tooth growth and replacement rates in archosaurs: implications for paleontological studies

PeerJ.

By: J. Kosch & L. Zanno

Source: ORCID
Added: September 18, 2020

2020 journal article

Tempo and Pattern of Avian Brain Size Evolution

CURRENT BIOLOGY, 30(11), 2026-+.

By: D. Ksepka, A. Balanoff, N. Smith, G. Bever, B. Bhullar, E. Bourdon, E. Braun, J. Burleigh ...

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: June 29, 2020

2019 journal article

Diminutive fleet-footed tyrannosauroid narrows the 70-million-year gap in the North American fossil record

COMMUNICATIONS BIOLOGY, 2(1).

By: L. Zanno, R. Tucker, A. Canoville, H. Avrahami, T. Gates & P. Makovicky

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: March 25, 2019

2019 journal article

Quantifying shape and ecology in avian pedal claws: the relationship between the bony core and keratinous sheath

Ecology and Evolution.

By: B. Hedrick, S. Cordero, L. Zanno, C. Noto & P. Dodson

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 28, 2019

2019 journal article

Systemic distribution of medullary bone in the avian skeleton: ground truthing criteria for the identification of reproductive tissues in extinct Avemetatarsalia

BMC Evolutionary Biology, 19(1).

By: A. Canoville, M. Schweitzer & L. Zanno

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: March 25, 2019

2019 journal article

Tail Weaponry in Ankylosaurs and Glyptodonts: An Example of a Rare but Strongly Convergent Phenotype

The Anatomical Record, 3.

By: V. Arbour & L. Zanno

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 28, 2019

2018 journal article

A new iguanodontian (Dinosauria: Ornithopoda) from the Early Cretaceous of Mongolia

PeerJ, 6, e5300.

By: T. Gates, K. Tsogtbaatar, L. Zanno, T. Chinzorig & M. Watabe

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: September 12, 2019

2018 journal article

A new microvertebrate assemblage from the Mussentuchit Member, Cedar Mountain Formation: insights into the paleobiodiversity and paleobiogeography of early Late Cretaceous ecosystems in western North America

PeerJ, 6, e5883.

By: H. Avrahami, T. Gates, A. Heckert, P. Makovicky & L. Zanno

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: December 31, 2018

2018 journal article

Disparate Growth Strategies within Aetosauria: Novel Histologic Data from the Aetosaur Coahomasuchus chathamensis.

The Anatomical Record Advances in Integrative Anatomy and Evolutionary Biology, 302(9), 1504–1515.

By: D. Hoffman, A. Heckert & L. Zanno

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 19, 2019

2018 journal article

The evolution of tail weaponization in amniotes

Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 285(1871), 20172299.

By: V. Arbour & L. Zanno

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 28, 2019

2018 book

Transgressive erosion expressed as a Rhizocorallium ​ -dominated xylic firmground: an example from the Blackhawk Formation, Utah

In Palaios (Vol. 33, pp. 29–35).

By: M. King, T. Gates, M. Gingras, L. Zanno & G. Pemberton

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Under the armor: X-ray computed tomographic reconstruction of the internal skeleton of Coahomasuchus chathamensis (Archosauria: Aetosauria) from the Upper Triassic of North Carolina, USA, and a phylogenetic analysis of Aetosauria

PeerJ, 6, e4368.

By: D. Hoffman, A. Heckert & L. Zanno

Sources: NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Anatomy, taphonomy, and phylogenetic implications of a new specimen of Eolambia caroljonesa (Dinosauria: Ornithopoda) from the Cedar Mountain Formation, Utah, USA

PLOS ONE, 12(5), e0176896.

By: A. McDonald, T. Gates, L. Zanno & P. Makovicky

Ed(s): M. Spigelman

Sources: NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Incremental growth of therizinosaurian dental tissues: implications for dietary transitions in Theropoda

PeerJ, 5, e4129.

By: K. Button, H. You, J. Kirkland & L. Zanno

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 28, 2019

2016 journal article

Ankylosaurian dinosaur palaeoenvironmental associations were influenced by extirpation, sea-level fluctuation, and geodispersal

Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 449, 289–299.

By: V. Arbour, L. Zanno & T. Gates

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Bony cranial ornamentation linked to rapid evolution of gigantic theropod dinosaurs

Nature Communications, 7(1).

By: T. Gates, C. Organ & L. Zanno

Sources: NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Chemistry supports the identification of gender-specific reproductive tissue in Tyrannosaurus rex

Scientific Reports, 6(1).

By: M. Schweitzer, W. Zheng, L. Zanno, S. Werning & T. Sugiyama

Sources: NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Osteology of Carnufex carolinensis (Archosauria: Psuedosuchia) from the Pekin Formation of North Carolina and Its Implications for Early Crocodylomorph Evolution

PLOS ONE, 11(6), e0157528.

By: S. Drymala & L. Zanno

Ed(s): L. Claessens

Sources: NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Specializations of the mandibular anatomy and dentition of Segnosaurus galbinensis (Theropoda: Therizinosauria)

PeerJ, 4, e1885.

By: L. Zanno, K. Tsogtbaatar, T. Chinzorig & T. Gates

Sources: NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

The furculae of the dromaeosaurid dinosaur Dakotaraptor steini are trionychid turtle entoplastra

PeerJ, 4, e1691.

By: V. Arbour, L. Zanno, D. Larson, D. Evans & H. Sues

Sources: NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Early crocodylomorph increases top tier predator diversity during rise of dinosaurs

Scientific Reports, 5(1).

By: L. Zanno, S. Drymala, S. Nesbitt & V. Schneider

Sources: NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

The Slothful Claw: Osteology and Taphonomy of Nothronychus mckinleyi and N. graffami (Dinosauria: Theropoda) and Anatomical Considerations for Derived Therizinosaurids

PLOS ONE, 10(6), e0129449.

By: B. Hedrick, L. Zanno, D. Wolfe & P. Dodson

Ed(s): M. Mihlbachler

Sources: NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Theropod teeth from the upper Maastrichtian Hell Creek Formation "Sue" Quarry: New morphotypes and faunal comparisons

Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 60(1), 131–139.

By: T. Gates, L. Zanno & P. Makovicky

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Cranial anatomy of Erlikosaurus andrewsi (Dinosauria, Therizinosauria): new insights based on digital reconstruction

Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 34(6), 1263–1291.

By: S. Lautenschlager, L. Witmer, P. Altangerel, L. Zanno & E. Rayfield

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Neovenatorid theropods are apex predators in the Late Cretaceous of North America

Nature Communications, 4(1).

By: L. Zanno & P. Makovicky

Sources: NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

No evidence for directional evolution of body mass in herbivorous theropod dinosaurs

Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 280(1751), 20122526.

By: L. Zanno & P. Makovicky

Sources: NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Mountain building triggered late Cretaceous North American megaherbivore dinosaur radiation

PLoS One, 7(8).

By: T. Gates, A. Prieto-Marquez & L. Zanno

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

The Endocranial Anatomy of Therizinosauria and Its Implications for Sensory and Cognitive Function

PLoS ONE, 7(12), e52289.

By: S. Lautenschlager, E. Rayfield, P. Altangerel, L. Zanno & L. Witmer

Ed(s): R. Butler

Sources: NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

A New Troodontid Theropod, Talos sampsoni gen. et sp. nov., from the Upper Cretaceous Western Interior Basin of North America

PLoS ONE, 6(9), e24487.

By: L. Zanno, D. Varricchio, P. O'Connor, A. Titus & M. Knell

Ed(s): C. Lalueza-Fox

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: November 17, 2019

2011 journal article

On the earliest record of Cretaceous tyrannosauroids in western North America: implications for an Early Cretaceous Laurasian interchange event

Historical Biology, 23(4), 317–325.

By: L. Zanno & P. Makovicky

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: November 17, 2019

2010 journal article

Biogeography of terrestrial and freshwater vertebrates from the late Cretaceous (Campanian) Western Interior of North America

Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 291(3-4), 371–387.

By: T. Gates, S. Sampson, L. Zanno, E. Roberts, J. Eaton, R. Nydam, J. Hutchison, J. Smith ...

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: November 17, 2019

2010 journal article

Herbivorous ecomorphology and specialization patterns in theropod dinosaur evolution

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 108(1), 232–237.

By: L. Zanno & P. Makovicky

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: November 17, 2019

2007 journal article

Velafrons coahuilensis, a new lambeosaurine hadrosaurid (Dinosauria: Ornithopoda) from the late Campanian Cerro del Pueblo Formation, Coahuila, Mexico

Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 27(4), 917–930.

By: T. Gates, S. Sampson, C. De Jesús, L. Zanno, D. Eberth, R. Hernandez-Rivera, M. Martínez, J. Kirkland

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: November 17, 2019

2006 journal article

The pectoral girdle and forelimb of the primitive therizinosauroidFalcarius Utahensis(Theropoda, Maniraptora): analyzing evolutionary trends within Therizinosauroidea

Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 26(3), 636–650.

By: L. Zanno

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: November 17, 2019

2005 journal article

A new Oviraptorosaur (Theropoda, Maniraptora) from the Late Cretaceous (Campanian) of Utah

Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 25(4), 897–904.

By: L. Zanno & S. Sampson

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: November 17, 2019

2005 journal article

A primitive therizinosauroid dinosaur from the Early Cretaceous of Utah

Nature, 435(7038), 84–87.

By: J. Kirkland, L. Zanno, S. Sampson, J. Clark & D. DeBlieux

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: November 17, 2019