Gildas Merceron

Summary

Country: France

Publications

  1. doi Folivory or fruit/seed predation for Mesopithecus, an earliest colobine from the late Miocene of Eurasia?
    Gildas Merceron
    UMR CNRS 5125 PEPS Paléoenvironnements and Paléobiosphère University Lyon 1, Campus La Doua, GEODE 2, Rue Raphael Dubois, 69622 Villeurbanne, France
    J Hum Evol 57:732-8. 2009
  2. doi Multi-proxy approach detects heterogeneous habitats for primates during the Miocene climatic optimum in Central Europe
    Gildas Merceron
    laboratoire de géologie de Lyon, CNRS, ENS, Université Lyon 1 Campus La Doua Bat Geode 2, Rue Raphael Dubois, 69622 Villeurbanne, France
    J Hum Evol 63:150-61. 2012
  3. pmc Can dental microwear textures record inter-individual dietary variations?
    Gildas Merceron
    UMR CNRS 5125, Paléoenvironnements et Paléobiosphère, Campus de la Doua, Universite Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Villeurbanne, France
    PLoS ONE 5:e9542. 2010
  4. pmc Ruminant diets and the Miocene extinction of European great apes
    Gildas Merceron
    UMR CNRS 5125 Paléoenvironnements and Paléobiosphère, Universite Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Campus de la Doua, Bâtiment GEODE 2, Rue Raphael Dubois, Villeurbanne Cedex, France
    Proc Biol Sci 277:3105-12. 2010
  5. doi On Mesopithecus habitat: Insights from late Miocene fossil vertebrate localities of Bulgaria
    Julien Clavel
    laboratoire de géologie de Lyon, Terre, planètes, Environnement, UMR 5276, CNRS, Universite Claude Bernard Lyon 1, ENS Lyon, Bvd du 11 Novembre 1918, 69622 Villeurbanne Cedex, France
    J Hum Evol 63:162-79. 2012
  6. ncbi How could sympatric megaherbivores coexist? Example of niche partitioning within a proboscidean community from the Miocene of Europe
    Ivan Calandra
    UMR 5125 PEPS University Claude Bernard Lyon 1, 69622 Villeurbanne, France
    Naturwissenschaften 95:831-8. 2008
  7. doi Missing data estimation in morphometrics: how much is too much?
    Julien Clavel
    laboratoire de géologie de Lyon, UMR 5276, CNRS, UCB Lyon 1, ENS Lyon, Campus de la Doua, 2 rue Raphael Dubois, 69622 Villeurbanne Cedex, France and IPHEP, UMR 7262, CNRS and Université de Poitiers, BAT B35, 6 rue M Brunet, 86022 Poitiers Cedex, France
    Syst Biol 63:203-18. 2014

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Publications7

  1. doi Folivory or fruit/seed predation for Mesopithecus, an earliest colobine from the late Miocene of Eurasia?
    Gildas Merceron
    UMR CNRS 5125 PEPS Paléoenvironnements and Paléobiosphère University Lyon 1, Campus La Doua, GEODE 2, Rue Raphael Dubois, 69622 Villeurbanne, France
    J Hum Evol 57:732-8. 2009
    ..These data are consistent with the hypothesis that early colobines may have preferred hard seeds to leaves...
  2. doi Multi-proxy approach detects heterogeneous habitats for primates during the Miocene climatic optimum in Central Europe
    Gildas Merceron
    laboratoire de géologie de Lyon, CNRS, ENS, Université Lyon 1 Campus La Doua Bat Geode 2, Rue Raphael Dubois, 69622 Villeurbanne, France
    J Hum Evol 63:150-61. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Can dental microwear textures record inter-individual dietary variations?
    Gildas Merceron
    UMR CNRS 5125, Paléoenvironnements et Paléobiosphère, Campus de la Doua, Universite Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Villeurbanne, France
    PLoS ONE 5:e9542. 2010
    ..Focusing on a finer, intra-specific scale of analysis, the aim of this study is to test this method's ability to track such differences between individuals from a single population...
  4. pmc Ruminant diets and the Miocene extinction of European great apes
    Gildas Merceron
    UMR CNRS 5125 Paléoenvironnements and Paléobiosphère, Universite Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Campus de la Doua, Bâtiment GEODE 2, Rue Raphael Dubois, Villeurbanne Cedex, France
    Proc Biol Sci 277:3105-12. 2010
    ..Eastwards, the converse trend was evident with more browsing ruminants. These opposite trends indicate habitat loss and an increase in environmental uniformity that may have severely favoured the decline of primate diversity...
  5. doi On Mesopithecus habitat: Insights from late Miocene fossil vertebrate localities of Bulgaria
    Julien Clavel
    laboratoire de géologie de Lyon, Terre, planètes, Environnement, UMR 5276, CNRS, Universite Claude Bernard Lyon 1, ENS Lyon, Bvd du 11 Novembre 1918, 69622 Villeurbanne Cedex, France
    J Hum Evol 63:162-79. 2012
    ....
  6. ncbi How could sympatric megaherbivores coexist? Example of niche partitioning within a proboscidean community from the Miocene of Europe
    Ivan Calandra
    UMR 5125 PEPS University Claude Bernard Lyon 1, 69622 Villeurbanne, France
    Naturwissenschaften 95:831-8. 2008
    ..Indeed, G. subtapiroideum probably ingested more abrasive material than G. steinheimense. Thus, our results suggest that these proboscideans did not compete for food resources...
  7. doi Missing data estimation in morphometrics: how much is too much?
    Julien Clavel
    laboratoire de géologie de Lyon, UMR 5276, CNRS, UCB Lyon 1, ENS Lyon, Campus de la Doua, 2 rue Raphael Dubois, 69622 Villeurbanne Cedex, France and IPHEP, UMR 7262, CNRS and Université de Poitiers, BAT B35, 6 rue M Brunet, 86022 Poitiers Cedex, France
    Syst Biol 63:203-18. 2014
    ..We provide an R function for users to implement the proposed procedure. ..