Hippos & Anthracotheres


BOISSERIE, J. R., F. LIHOREAU, M. ORLIAC, R. E. FISHER, E. M. WESTON and S. DUCROCQ (2010). "Morphology and phylogenetic relationships of the earliest known hippopotamids (Cetartiodactyla, Hippopotamidae, Kenyapotaminae)." Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 158 (2): 325-366

ALBA, D. M., J. M. ROBLES, C. ROTGERS, I. CASANOVAS-VILAR, J. GALINDO, S. MOYÀ-SOLÀ, M. GARCÉS, L. CABRERA, M. FURIÓ, R. CARMONA and J. V. BERTÓ MENGUAL (2009). "Middle Miocene vertebrate localities from Abocador de Can Mata (Els Hostalets de Pierola, Vallès Penedès Basin, Catalonia, Spain): an update after the 2006-2008 field campaigns." Paleolusitana 1: 59-73

BOISSERIE, J.-R. and Y. HAILE-SELASSIE (2009). "Chapter 11, Hippopotamidae." Ardipithecus kadabba: Late Miocene Evidence from the Middle Awash, Ethiopia, University of California Press: 373-387

PICKFORD, M. (2009). "Metric variation in Afromeryx and Libycosaurus (Anthracotheriidae: Mammalia) and its utility for biochronology." Revista Espanola de Paleontologia 24 (2): 107-120

PICKFORD, M., Y. COPPENS, B. SENUT, J. MORALES and J. BRAGA (2009). "Late Miocene hominoid from Niger." Comptes Rendus Palevol 8 (4): 413-425

WHITE, T. D., S. H. AMBROSE, G. SUWA, D. F. SU, D. DEGUSTA, R. L. BERNOR, J.-R. BOISSERIE, M. BRUNET, E. DELSON, S. FROST, N. GARCIA, I. X. GIAOURTSAKIS, Y. HAILE-SELASSIE, F. C. HOWELL, T. LEHMANN, A. LIKIUS, C. PEHLEVAN, H. SAEGUSA, G. SEMPREBON, M. TEAFORD and E. VRBA (2009). "Macrovertebrate Paleontology and the Pliocene Habitat of Ardipithecus ramidus." Science 326 (5949): 67-93

BOISSERIE, J.-R. and W. H. GILBERT (2008). "Chapter 8, Hippopotamidae." Homo erectus: Pleistocene Evidence from the Middle Awash, Ethiopia, University of California Press: 179-191

COSTEUR, L. and S. LEGENDRE (2008). "Spatial and temporal variation in European Neogene large mammals diversity." Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 261 (1-2): 127-144

HANTA, R., B. RATANASTHIEN, Y. KUNIMATSU, H. SAEGUSA, H. NAKAYA, S. NAGAOKA and P. JINTASAKUL (2008). "A New Species of Bothriodontinae, Merycopotamus thachangensis (Cetartiodactyla, Anthracotheriidae) from the Late Miocene of Nakhon Ratchasima, Northeastern Thailand." Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 28 (4): 1182-1188

HARRIS, J. M., T. E. CERLING, M. G. LEAKEY and B. H. PASSEY (2008). "Stable isotope ecology of fossil hippopotamids from the Lake Turkana Basin of East Africa." Journal of Zoology 275 (3): 323-331

KULLMER, O., O. SANDROCK, T. B. VIOLA, W. HUJER, H. SAID and H. SEIDLER (2008). "Suids, elephantoids, paleochronology, and paleoecology of the Pliocene hominid site Galili, Somali Region, Ethiopia." Palaios 23 (7): 452-464

LEVIN, N. E., S. W. SIMPSON, J. QUADE, T. E. CERLING and S. R. FROST (2008). "Herbivore enamel carbon isotopic composition and the environmental context of Ardipithecus at Gona, Ethiopia." Geological Society of America Special Paper: The Geology of Early Humans in the Horn of Africa 446: 215-234

MASINI, F., D. PETRUSO, L. BONFIGLIO and G. MANGANO (2008). "Origination and extinction patterns of mammals in three central Western Mediterranean islands from the Late Miocene to Quaternary." Quaternary International 182: 63-79

PAVLAKIS, P. (2008). "Rediscovered hippopotamid remains from As Sahabi." Circum-Mediterranean Geology and Biotic Evolution during the Neogene Period: The Perspective from Libya, University of Garyounis: 179-187

PAVLAKIS, P. and N. T. BOAZ (2008). "Newly discovered remains of As Sahabi Anthracotheriidae." Circum-Mediterranean Geology and Biotic Evolution during the Neogene Period: The Perspective from Libya, University of Garyounis: 189-204

PICKFORD, M. (2008). "Libycosaurus petrocchii Bonarelli, 1947, and Libycosaurus anisae (Black, 1972) (Anthracotheriidae, Mammalia): Nomenclatural and geochronological implications." Annales de Paléontologie 94 (1): 39-55

SÉGALEN, L., M. DE RAFÈLIS, J. A. LEE-THORP, A.-F. MAURER and M. RENARD (2008). "Cathodoluminescence tools provide clues to depositional history in Miocene and Pliocene mammalian teeth." Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 266 (3-4): 246-253

AMBROSE, S. H., C. J. BELL, R. L. BERNOR, J.-R. BOISSERIE, C. M. DARWENT, D. DEGUSTA, A. DEINO, N. GARCIA, Y. HAILE-SELASSIE, J. J. HEAD, F. C. HOWELL, M. D. KYULE, F. K. MANTHI, E. M. MATHU, C. M. NYAMAI, H. SAEGUSA, T. A. STIDHAM, M. A. J. WILLIAMS and L. J. HLUSKO (2007). "The paleoecology and paleogeographic context of Lemudong'o locality 1, a late Miocene terrestrial fossil site in southern Kenya." Kirtlandia 56: 38-52

BOISSERIE, J.-R. (2007). "Late Miocene Hippopotamidae from Lemudong'o, Kenya." Kirtlandia 56: 158-162

BOISSERIE, J.-R. (2007). "Family Hippopotamidae." The Evolution of Artiodactyls, Johns Hopkins University Press: 106-119

HAILE-SELASSIE, Y., A. DEINO, B. SAYLOR, M. UMER and B. LATIMER (2007). "Preliminary geology and paleontology of new hominid-bearing Pliocene localities in the central Afar region of Ethiopia." Anthropological Science 115 (3): 215-222

LIHOREAU, F., J. BARRY, C. BLONDEL, Y. CHAIMANEE, J.-J. JAEGER and M. BRUNET (2007). "Anatomical revision of the genus Merycopotamus (Artiodactyla; Anthracotheriidae): Its significance for Late Miocene mammal dispersal in Asia." Palaeontology 50 (2): 503-524

LIHOREAU, F. and S. DUCROQ (2007). "Family Anthracotheriidae." The Evolution of Artiodactyls, Johns Hopkins University Press: 89-105

BOISSERIE, J.-R. (2006). "Langebaanweg: a unique window on early hippopotamid evolution in southern Africa." African Natural History 2 (November): 181-182

BOISSERIE, J.-R. and F. LIHOREAU (2006). "Emergence of Hippopotamidae: new scenarios." Comptes Rendus Palevol 5 (5): 749-756

LIHOREAU, F., J.-R. BOISSERIE, L. VIRIOT, Y. COPPENS, A. LIKIUS, H. T. MACKAYE, P. TAFFOREAU, P. VIGNAUD and M. BRUNET (2006). "Anthracothere dental anatomy reveals a late Miocene Chado-Libyan bioprovince." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 103 (23): 8763-8767

MONTOYA, P., J. MORALES, F. ROBLES, J. ABELLA, J. V. BENAVENT, M. A. D. MARIN and F. J. RUIZ SANCHEZ (2006). "[The new excavations (1995-2006) of the Late Miocene of Venta del Moro, Valencia.]." Estudios Geologicos 62 (1): 313-325

PICKFORD, M. (2006). "Sexual and individual morphometric variation in Libycosaurus (Mammalia, Anthracotheriidae) from the Maghreb and Libya." Geobios 39 (2): 267-310

VAN DER MADE, J., J. MORALES and P. MONTOYA (2006). "Late Miocene turnover in the Spanish mammal record in relation to palaeoclimate and the Messinian Salinity Crisis." Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology 238 (1-4): 228-246

BOISSERIE, J.-R. (2005). "The phylogeny and taxonomy of Hippopotamidae (Mammalia: Artiodactyla): a review based on morphology and cladistic analysis." Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 143 (1): 1-26

BOISSERIE, J.-R., F. LIHOREAU and M. BRUNET (2005). "The position of the Hippopotamidae within Cetartiodactyla." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 102: 1537-1541

BOISSERIE, J.-R., A. LIKIUS, P. VIGNAUD and M. BRUNET (2005). "A new late Miocene Hippopotamid from Toros-Menalla, Chad." Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 25 (3): 665-673

BOISSERIE, J.-R., A. ZAZZO, G. MERCERON, C. BLONDEL, P. VIGNAUD, A. LIKIUS, H. T. MACKAYE and M. BRUNET (2005). "Diets of modern and late Miocene hippopotamids: Evidence from carbon isotope composition and micro-wear of tooth enamel." Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology 221 (1-2): 153-174

BOISSERIE, J. R., F. LIHOREAU and M. BRUNET (2005). "Origins of Hippopotamidae (Mammalia, Cetartiodactyla): towards resolution." Zoologica Scripta 34 (2): 1-25

BOISSERIE, J.-R. (2004). "Mio-Pliocene African Hippopotamidae (Mammalia, Cetartiodactyla): a re-evaluation of their paleodiversity, and its implications for the phylogeny of the family." Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 24: 40A

BOISSERIE, J.-R. (2004). "A new species of Hippopotamidae (Mammalia, Artiodactyla) from the Sagantole Formation, Middle Awash, Ethiopia." Bulletin de la Societe Geologique de France 175 (5): 525-533

BOISSERIE, J.-R. and T. D. WHITE (2004). "A new species of Pliocene Hippopotamidae from the Middle Awash, Ethiopia." Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 24 (2): 464-473

LIHOREAU, F. (2004). "A new species of the genus Microbunodon (Anthracotheriidae, Artiodactyla) from the Miocene of Pakistan: Genus revision, phylogenetic relationships and palaeobiogeography." Zoologica Scripta 33 (2): 97-115

LIHOREAU, F., J. BARRY, C. BLONDEL and M. BRUNET (2004). "A new species of anthracotheriidae, Merycopotamus medioximus nov. sp. from the Late Miocene of the Potwar Plateau, Pakistan." Comptes Rendus Palevol 3 (8): 653-662

LIHOREAU, F. and J.-R. BOISSERIE (2004). "Where do hippos come from: Anthracotheres or peccaries." Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 24: 83A

ZAZZO, A., C. LECUYER, S. M. F. SHEPPARD, P. GRANDJEAN and A. MARIOTTI (2004). "Diagenesis and the reconstruction of paleoenvironments: A method to restore original delta O-18 values of carbonate and phosphate from fossil tooth enamel." Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta 68 (10): 2245-2258