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Dinosaur macroevolution and macroecology

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Dinosaurs were large-bodied land animals of the Mesozoic that gave rise to birds. They played a fundamental role in structuring Jurassic–Cretaceous ecosystems and had physiology, growth, and reproductive biology unlike those of extant animals. These features have has made them targets of theoretical macroecology. Dinosaurs achieved substantial structural diversity, and their fossil record documents the evolutionary assembly of the avian body plan. Phylogeny-based research has allowed new ins...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS Division
Department:
Earth Sciences
Oxford college:
St Edmund Hall
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Annual Reviews Publisher's website
Journal:
Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics Journal website
Volume:
49
Pages:
379-408
Publication date:
2018-08-16
Acceptance date:
2018-04-06
DOI:
EISSN:
1545-2069
ISSN:
1543-592X
Pubs id:
pubs:834041
URN:
uri:e0cd3e7c-b08c-4ce1-9737-e56006f9d259
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uuid:e0cd3e7c-b08c-4ce1-9737-e56006f9d259
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pubs:834041

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