A Feduccia

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Fossils and avian evolution
    A Feduccia
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 3280, USA
    Nature 414:507-8. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint The hand of birds revealed by early ostrich embryos
    Alan Feduccia
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 3280, USA
    Naturwissenschaften 89:391-3. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Do feathered dinosaurs exist? Testing the hypothesis on neontological and paleontological evidence
    Alan Feduccia
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3280, USA
    J Morphol 266:125-66. 2005
  4. pmc Mesozoic aviary takes form
    Alan Feduccia
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3280, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:5-6. 2006
  5. pmc A new Chinese specimen indicates that 'protofeathers' in the Early Cretaceous theropod dinosaur Sinosauropteryx are degraded collagen fibres
    Theagarten Lingham-Soliar
    Biological and Conservation Sciences, University of KwaZulu Natal, Private Bag X54001, Durban 4000, Republic of South Africa
    Proc Biol Sci 274:1823-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Fossils and avian evolution
    A Feduccia
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 3280, USA
    Nature 414:507-8. 2001
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  2. ncbi request reprint The hand of birds revealed by early ostrich embryos
    Alan Feduccia
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 3280, USA
    Naturwissenschaften 89:391-3. 2002
    ..Because paleognaths are the most likely primitive living birds, their embryology presents an opportunity to test hypotheses of skeletal homology obscured by derived modifications in other taxa...
  3. ncbi request reprint Do feathered dinosaurs exist? Testing the hypothesis on neontological and paleontological evidence
    Alan Feduccia
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3280, USA
    J Morphol 266:125-66. 2005
    ..g., microraptors and others) may be a separate clade, distinctive from the main lineage of Theropoda, a remnant of the early avian radiation, exhibiting all stages of flight and flightlessness...
  4. pmc Mesozoic aviary takes form
    Alan Feduccia
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3280, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:5-6. 2006
  5. pmc A new Chinese specimen indicates that 'protofeathers' in the Early Cretaceous theropod dinosaur Sinosauropteryx are degraded collagen fibres
    Theagarten Lingham-Soliar
    Biological and Conservation Sciences, University of KwaZulu Natal, Private Bag X54001, Durban 4000, Republic of South Africa
    Proc Biol Sci 274:1823-9. 2007
    ..The fibres show a striking similarity to the structure and levels of organization of dermal collagen. The proposal that these fibres are protofeathers is dismissed...