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Author Correction: Increasing species sampling in chelicerate genomic-scale datasets provides support for monophyly of Acari and Arachnida.

Nat Commun 2019 Oct 1;10(1):4534. Epub 2019 Oct 1.

University of Bristol School of Biological Sciences, 24 Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TQ, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-019-12259-6DOI Listing
October 2019

Jaw elements in Plumulites bengtsoni confirm that machaeridians are extinct armoured scaleworms.

Proc Biol Sci 2019 Jul 24;286(1907):20191247. Epub 2019 Jul 24.

School of Earth Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1RL, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2019.1247DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6661337PMC
July 2019

Characterization of melanosomes involved in the production of non-iridescent structural feather colours and their detection in the fossil record.

J R Soc Interface 2019 Jun 26;16(155):20180921. Epub 2019 Jun 26.

3 School of Earth Sciences, University of Bristol , Wills Memorial Building, Queen's Road, Bristol BS8 1RJ , UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2018.0921DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6597762PMC
June 2019

Cambrian Sessile, Suspension Feeding Stem-Group Ctenophores and Evolution of the Comb Jelly Body Plan.

Curr Biol 2019 Apr 21;29(7):1112-1125.e2. Epub 2019 Mar 21.

Yunnan Key Laboratory for Palaeobiology, Yunnan University, Kunming 650091, China; MEC International Joint Laboratory for Palaeobiology and Palaeoenvironment, Yunnan University, Kunming 650091, China; Department of Earth Sciences, The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD, UK. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2019.02.036DOI Listing
April 2019

Bilateral Jaw Elements in Amiskwia sagittiformis Bridge the Morphological Gap between Gnathiferans and Chaetognaths.

Curr Biol 2019 Mar 21;29(5):881-888.e1. Epub 2019 Feb 21.

School of Earth Sciences, University of Bristol, Life Sciences Building, 24 Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TQ, UK; Department of Geology and Geophysics, Yale University, 210 Whitney Ave., New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2019.01.052DOI Listing
March 2019

Experimental subaqueous burial of a bird carcass and compaction of plumage.

Palaontol Z 2018 11;92(4):727-732. Epub 2018 Jun 11.

1School of Earth Sciences, University of Bristol, Wills Memorial Building, Queens Rd, Bristol, BS8 1RJ UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12542-018-0411-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6244563PMC
June 2018

Brain and eyes of Kerygmachela reveal protocerebral ancestry of the panarthropod head.

Nat Commun 2018 03 9;9(1):1019. Epub 2018 Mar 9.

Schools of Earth Sciences and Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Woodland Road, Bristol, BS8 1UG, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-018-03464-wDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5844904PMC
March 2018

Countershading and Stripes in the Theropod Dinosaur Sinosauropteryx Reveal Heterogeneous Habitats in the Early Cretaceous Jehol Biota.

Curr Biol 2017 Nov 26;27(21):3337-3343.e2. Epub 2017 Oct 26.

School of Earth Sciences, University of Bristol, Wills Memorial Building, Queens Road, Bristol BS8 1RJ, UK; School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Life Sciences Building, 24 Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TQ, UK. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2017.09.032DOI Listing
November 2017

Preservation of uropygial gland lipids in a 48-million-year-old bird.

Proc Biol Sci 2017 Oct;284(1865)

School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Life Sciences Building, 24 Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TQ, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2017.1050DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5666090PMC
October 2017

Multiple optimality criteria support Ornithoscelida.

R Soc Open Sci 2017 Oct 25;4(10):170833. Epub 2017 Oct 25.

Bristol Life Sciences Building, University of Bristol, 24 Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TH, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170833DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5666269PMC
October 2017

An Exceptionally Preserved Three-Dimensional Armored Dinosaur Reveals Insights into Coloration and Cretaceous Predator-Prey Dynamics.

Curr Biol 2017 Aug 3;27(16):2514-2521.e3. Epub 2017 Aug 3.

Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 45 Carleton St., Cambridge, MA 02142, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2017.06.071DOI Listing
August 2017

Ancestral morphology of crown-group molluscs revealed by a new Ordovician stem aculiferan.

Nature 2017 02 6;542(7642):471-474. Epub 2017 Feb 6.

Department of Geology and Geophysics, Yale University, 210 Whitney Avenue, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature21055DOI Listing
February 2017

The True Colors of Dinosaurs.

Authors:
Jakob Vinther

Sci Am 2017 Feb;316(3):50-57

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/scientificamerican0317-50DOI Listing
February 2017

3D Camouflage in an Ornithischian Dinosaur.

Curr Biol 2016 09 15;26(18):2456-2462. Epub 2016 Sep 15.

School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Life Sciences Building, 24 Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TQ, UK. Electronic address:

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5049543PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2016.06.065DOI Listing
September 2016

The impact of fossil data on annelid phylogeny inferred from discrete morphological characters.

Proc Biol Sci 2016 08;283(1837)

University of Bristol, Bristol Life Sciences Building, 24 Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TH, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2016.1378DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5013799PMC
August 2016

A molecular palaeobiological exploration of arthropod terrestrialization.

Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 2016 07;371(1699)

School of Earth Sciences, University of Bristol, Life Sciences Building, 24 Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TQ, UK School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Life Sciences Building, 24 Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TQ, UK

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2015.0133DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4920334PMC
July 2016

The eyes of Tullimonstrum reveal a vertebrate affinity.

Nature 2016 Apr 13;532(7600):500-3. Epub 2016 Apr 13.

Department of Geology, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 7RH, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature17647DOI Listing
April 2016

Fossil melanosomes or bacteria? A wealth of findings favours melanosomes: Melanin fossilises relatively readily, bacteria rarely, hence the need for clarification in the debate over the identity of microbodies in fossil animal specimens.

Authors:
Jakob Vinther

Bioessays 2016 Mar 22;38(3):220-5. Epub 2015 Dec 22.

Schools of Earth Sciences and Biological Sciences, Life Sciences Building University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bies.201500168DOI Listing
March 2016

A new fireworm (Amphinomidae) from the Cretaceous of Lebanon identified from three-dimensionally preserved myoanatomy.

BMC Evol Biol 2015 Nov 17;15:256. Epub 2015 Nov 17.

Bristol Life Sciences Building, University of Bristol, 24 Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TH, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12862-015-0541-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4650273PMC
November 2015

Chemical, experimental, and morphological evidence for diagenetically altered melanin in exceptionally preserved fossils.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2015 Oct 28;112(41):12592-7. Epub 2015 Sep 28.

School of Earth Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1RJ, United Kingdom; Jackson School of Geosciences, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712; School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1TQ, United Kingdom

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1509831112DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4611652PMC
October 2015

Cambrian stem-group annelids and a metameric origin of the annelid head.

Biol Lett 2015 Oct;11(10)

Department of Earth Sciences, Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2015.0763DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4650189PMC
October 2015

Animal Evolution: When Small Worms Cast Long Phylogenetic Shadows.

Authors:
Jakob Vinther

Curr Biol 2015 Aug;25(17):R762-4

Schools of Earth Sciences and Biological Sciences, Life Sciences Building, University of Bristol, 24 Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TQ, United Kingdom. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2015.07.003DOI Listing
August 2015

A guide to the field of palaeo colour: Melanin and other pigments can fossilise: Reconstructing colour patterns from ancient organisms can give new insights to ecology and behaviour.

Authors:
Jakob Vinther

Bioessays 2015 Jun 8;37(6):643-56. Epub 2015 Apr 8.

Schools of Earth Sciences and Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bies.201500018DOI Listing
June 2015

Biogeography of worm lizards (Amphisbaenia) driven by end-Cretaceous mass extinction.

Proc Biol Sci 2015 May;282(1806):20143034

Department of Geology and Geophysics, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520-8109, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2014.3034DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4426617PMC
May 2015

Sophisticated digestive systems in early arthropods.

Nat Commun 2014 May 2;5:3641. Epub 2014 May 2.

1] Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK [2] Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncomms4641DOI Listing
May 2014

A suspension-feeding anomalocarid from the Early Cambrian.

Nature 2014 Mar;507(7493):496-9

Palaeoecosystems Group, Department of Earth Sciences, Durham University, Durham DH1 3LE, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature13010DOI Listing
March 2014

Melanin concentration gradients in modern and fossil feathers.

PLoS One 2013 26;8(3):e59451. Epub 2013 Mar 26.

Department of Geology and Geophysics, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3608712PMC
September 2013

Primitive wing feather arrangement in Archaeopteryx lithographica and Anchiornis huxleyi.

Curr Biol 2012 Dec 21;22(23):2262-7. Epub 2012 Nov 21.

Department of Geology and Geophysics, Yale University, PO Box 208109, New Haven, CT 06520-8109, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2012.09.052DOI Listing
December 2012

A molecular palaeobiological hypothesis for the origin of aplacophoran molluscs and their derivation from chiton-like ancestors.

Proc Biol Sci 2012 Apr 5;279(1732):1259-68. Epub 2011 Oct 5.

Department of Geology and Geophysics, Yale University, PO Box 208109, New Haven, CT 06520-8109, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2011.1773DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3282371PMC
April 2012

Reconstruction of Microraptor and the evolution of iridescent plumage.

Science 2012 Mar;335(6073):1215-9

Beijing Museum of Natural History, 126 Tianqiao South Street, Beijing 100050, People's Republic of China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1213780DOI Listing
March 2012

New evidence on the colour and nature of the isolated Archaeopteryx feather.

Nat Commun 2012 Jan 24;3:637. Epub 2012 Jan 24.

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncomms1642DOI Listing
January 2012

An Early Cambrian stem polychaete with pygidial cirri.

Biol Lett 2011 Dec 6;7(6):929-32. Epub 2011 Jul 6.

Department of Geology and Geophysics, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2011.0592DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3210688PMC
December 2011

Colour-producing β-keratin nanofibres in blue penguin (Eudyptula minor) feathers.

Biol Lett 2011 Aug 9;7(4):543-6. Epub 2011 Feb 9.

Department of Biology and Integrated Bioscience Program, University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325-3908, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2010.1163DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3130216PMC
August 2011

Fossil evidence for evolution of the shape and color of penguin feathers.

Science 2010 Nov 30;330(6006):954-7. Epub 2010 Sep 30.

Department of Geological Sciences, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1193604DOI Listing
November 2010

A placozoan affinity for Dickinsonia and the evolution of late Proterozoic metazoan feeding modes.

Evol Dev 2010 Mar-Apr;12(2):201-9

Department of Geology and Geophysics, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1525-142X.2010.00404.xDOI Listing
August 2010

Ordovician faunas of Burgess Shale type.

Nature 2010 May;465(7295):215-8

Department of Geology and Geophysics, Yale University, PO Box 208109, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature09038DOI Listing
May 2010

Plumage color patterns of an extinct dinosaur.

Science 2010 Mar 4;327(5971):1369-72. Epub 2010 Feb 4.

Beijing Museum of Natural History, 126 Tianqiao South Street, Beijing 100050, People's Republic of China.

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March 2010

Structural coloration in a fossil feather.

Biol Lett 2010 Feb 26;6(1):128-31. Epub 2009 Aug 26.

Department of Geology and Geophysics, Yale University, , New Haven, CT 06520, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2009.0524DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2817243PMC
February 2010

MicroRNAs resolve an apparent conflict between annelid systematics and their fossil record.

Proc Biol Sci 2009 Dec 15;276(1677):4315-22. Epub 2009 Sep 15.

Department of Geology and Geophysics, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2009.1340DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2817109PMC
December 2009

The colour of fossil feathers.

Biol Lett 2008 Oct;4(5):522-5

Department of Geology and Geophysics, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2008.0302DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2610093PMC
October 2008

Machaeridians are Palaeozoic armoured annelids.

Nature 2008 Jan;451(7175):185-8

Department of Geology and Geophysics, Yale University, PO Box 208109, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature06474DOI Listing
January 2008