Gildas Merceron

Summary

Affiliation: University of Hamburg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dietary characterization of the hominoid Khoratpithecus (Miocene of Thailand): evidence from dental topographic and microwear texture analyses
    Gildas Merceron
    Neogene Paleoecology Working Group, Department of Anthropology, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA
    Naturwissenschaften 93:329-33. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Paleoenvironment of Dryopithecus brancoi at Rudabánya, Hungary: evidence from dental meso- and micro-wear analyses of large vegetarian mammals
    Gildas Merceron
    Zoological Institute and Museum, University of Hamburg, Martin Luther King Platz 3, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    J Hum Evol 53:331-49. 2007
  3. pmc Dietary abrasiveness is associated with variability of microwear and dental surface texture in rabbits
    Ellen Schulz
    Biocenter Grindel and Zoological Museum, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e56167. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint A new hominid from the Upper Miocene of Chad, Central Africa
    Michel Brunet
    Faculté des Sciences et CNRS UMR 6046, Universite de Poitiers, 40 Avenue du Recteur Pineau, 86022 Poitiers Cedex, France
    Nature 418:145-51. 2002
  5. doi request reprint 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

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Dietary characterization of the hominoid Khoratpithecus (Miocene of Thailand): evidence from dental topographic and microwear texture analyses
    Gildas Merceron
    Neogene Paleoecology Working Group, Department of Anthropology, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA
    Naturwissenschaften 93:329-33. 2006
    ..Given the small sample sizes available for analysis, however, definitive judgments are not yet possible at this time...
  2. ncbi request reprint Paleoenvironment of Dryopithecus brancoi at Rudabánya, Hungary: evidence from dental meso- and micro-wear analyses of large vegetarian mammals
    Gildas Merceron
    Zoological Institute and Museum, University of Hamburg, Martin Luther King Platz 3, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    J Hum Evol 53:331-49. 2007
    ..To demonstrate the ecological diversity among the late Miocene hominoids in Europe, the diet and habitat of Dryopithecus brancoi and Ouranopithecus macedoniensis (Greece) are compared...
  3. pmc Dietary abrasiveness is associated with variability of microwear and dental surface texture in rabbits
    Ellen Schulz
    Biocenter Grindel and Zoological Museum, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e56167. 2013
    ..The uniformity or variability of microwear/texture analysis results thus might represent varying degrees of abrasion and attrition rather than a variety of diet items per se...
  4. ncbi request reprint A new hominid from the Upper Miocene of Chad, Central Africa
    Michel Brunet
    Faculté des Sciences et CNRS UMR 6046, Universite de Poitiers, 40 Avenue du Recteur Pineau, 86022 Poitiers Cedex, France
    Nature 418:145-51. 2002
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  5. doi request reprint 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...