Paul M Barrett

Summary

Affiliation: The Natural History Museum
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ecological and evolutionary implications of dinosaur feeding behaviour
    Paul M Barrett
    Department of Palaeontology, The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London, UK, SW7 5BD
    Trends Ecol Evol 21:217-24. 2006
  2. pmc Evolution of dinosaur epidermal structures
    Paul M Barrett
    Department of Earth Sciences, Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD, UK
    Biol Lett 11:20150229. 2015
  3. pmc A palaeoequatorial ornithischian and new constraints on early dinosaur diversification
    Paul M Barrett
    Department of Earth Sciences, Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 281:20141147. 2014
  4. pmc First spinosaurid dinosaur from Australia and the cosmopolitanism of Cretaceous dinosaur faunas
    Paul M Barrett
    Department of Palaeontology, Natural History Museum, London, UK
    Biol Lett 7:933-6. 2011
  5. pmc Dinosaur diversity and the rock record
    Paul M Barrett
    Department of Palaeontology, The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 276:2667-74. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Testing co-evolutionary hypotheses over geological timescales: interactions between Mesozoic non-avian dinosaurs and cycads
    Richard J Butler
    Department of Palaeontology, The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 5BD, UK
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 84:73-89. 2009
  7. pmc Does morphological convergence imply functional similarity? A test using the evolution of quadrupedalism in ornithischian dinosaurs
    Susannah C R Maidment
    Department of Palaeontology, Natural History Museum, London SW7 5BD, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 279:3765-71. 2012
  8. pmc Limb-bone scaling indicates diverse stance and gait in quadrupedal ornithischian dinosaurs
    Susannah C R Maidment
    Department of Palaeontology, Natural History Museum, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e36904. 2012
  9. pmc Modelling the past: new generation approaches to understanding biological patterns in the fossil record
    Andrew B Smith
    Department of Palaeontology, The Natural History Museum, London, UK
    Biol Lett 8:112-4. 2012
  10. doi request reprint A southern tyrant reptile
    Roger B J Benson
    Department of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 3EQ, UK
    Science 327:1613. 2010

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Ecological and evolutionary implications of dinosaur feeding behaviour
    Paul M Barrett
    Department of Palaeontology, The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London, UK, SW7 5BD
    Trends Ecol Evol 21:217-24. 2006
    ....
  2. pmc Evolution of dinosaur epidermal structures
    Paul M Barrett
    Department of Earth Sciences, Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD, UK
    Biol Lett 11:20150229. 2015
    ..Rare occurrences of ornithischian filamentous integument might represent independent acquisitions of novel epidermal structures that are not homologous with theropod feathers. ..
  3. pmc A palaeoequatorial ornithischian and new constraints on early dinosaur diversification
    Paul M Barrett
    Department of Earth Sciences, Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 281:20141147. 2014
    ....
  4. pmc First spinosaurid dinosaur from Australia and the cosmopolitanism of Cretaceous dinosaur faunas
    Paul M Barrett
    Department of Palaeontology, Natural History Museum, London, UK
    Biol Lett 7:933-6. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc Dinosaur diversity and the rock record
    Paul M Barrett
    Department of Palaeontology, The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 276:2667-74. 2009
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Testing co-evolutionary hypotheses over geological timescales: interactions between Mesozoic non-avian dinosaurs and cycads
    Richard J Butler
    Department of Palaeontology, The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 5BD, UK
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 84:73-89. 2009
    ....
  7. pmc Does morphological convergence imply functional similarity? A test using the evolution of quadrupedalism in ornithischian dinosaurs
    Susannah C R Maidment
    Department of Palaeontology, Natural History Museum, London SW7 5BD, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 279:3765-71. 2012
    ..The acquisition of features correlated with quadrupedalism generally occurs in the same order in each clade, suggesting underlying developmental mechanisms that act as evolutionary constraints...
  8. pmc Limb-bone scaling indicates diverse stance and gait in quadrupedal ornithischian dinosaurs
    Susannah C R Maidment
    Department of Palaeontology, Natural History Museum, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e36904. 2012
    ..For example, it has been proposed that some ornithischians could run, while others consider that none were cursorial...
  9. pmc Modelling the past: new generation approaches to understanding biological patterns in the fossil record
    Andrew B Smith
    Department of Palaeontology, The Natural History Museum, London, UK
    Biol Lett 8:112-4. 2012
    ..Here, we summarize a series of 11 papers that showcase where modelling the past is being applied to advance our understanding across a wide spectrum of current palaeontological endeavours...
  10. doi request reprint A southern tyrant reptile
    Roger B J Benson
    Department of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 3EQ, UK
    Science 327:1613. 2010
    ..Thus, a potentially cosmopolitan grade of small tyrannosauroids with a tyrannosaurid-like body plan preceded the Late Cretaceous rise of the colossal tyrannosaurids...
  11. doi request reprint Testing the effect of the rock record on diversity: a multidisciplinary approach to elucidating the generic richness of sauropodomorph dinosaurs through time
    Philip D Mannion
    Department of Earth Sciences, University College London, UK
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 86:157-81. 2011
    ..Despite its distortion by sampling biases, much of sauropodomorph palaeobiodiversity can be interpreted as a reflection of genuine biological signals, and fluctuations in sea level may account for some of these diversity patterns...
  12. doi request reprint Palaeoenvironmental controls on the distribution of Cretaceous herbivorous dinosaurs
    Richard J Butler
    Department of Palaeontology, The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 5BD, UK
    Naturwissenschaften 95:1027-32. 2008
    ..g. Marginocephalia, Ankylosauridae) preferentially inhabited more distal environments...
  13. pmc Latitudinal diversity gradients in Mesozoic non-marine turtles
    David B Nicholson
    Department of Earth Sciences, The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD, UK
    R Soc Open Sci 3:160581. 2016
    ..Our analyses confirm that the modern testudinate LBG has a deep-time origin and further demonstrate that LBGs are not always expressed as a smooth, equator-to-pole distribution...
  14. pmc A new stem turtle from the Middle Jurassic of Scotland: new insights into the evolution and palaeoecology of basal turtles
    Jérémy Anquetin
    Department of Palaeontology, The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 276:879-86. 2009
    ..waldmani and Heckerochelys romani from the Middle Jurassic of Russia. Moreover, E. waldmani also demonstrates that stem turtles were ecologically diverse, as it may represent the earliest known aquatic turtle...
  15. pmc Body mass estimates of an exceptionally complete Stegosaurus (Ornithischia: Thyreophora): comparing volumetric and linear bivariate mass estimation methods
    Charlotte A Brassey
    Department of Earth Sciences, The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 5DB, UK
    Biol Lett 11:. 2015
    ....
  16. pmc Cranial biomechanics underpins high sauropod diversity in resource-poor environments
    David J Button
    School of Earth Sciences, University of Bristol, Life Sciences Building, 24 Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK Department of Earth Sciences, The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 5DB, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 281:. 2014
    ....
  17. pmc Climate-mediated diversification of turtles in the Cretaceous
    David B Nicholson
    Department of Earth Sciences, The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 5BD, UK
    Nat Commun 6:7848. 2015
    ..Increased Late Cretaceous diversity derives from intensive North American sampling, but subsampling indicates that Early Cretaceous European/Asian diversity may have exceeded that of Late Cretaceous North America. ..
  18. doi request reprint What drove reversions to quadrupedality in ornithischian dinosaurs? Testing hypotheses using centre of mass modelling
    Susannah C R Maidment
    Department of Earth Sciences, The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 5BD, UK
    Naturwissenschaften 101:989-1001. 2014
    ..Quadrupedalism developed in response to different selective pressures in each ornithischian lineage, indicating different evolutionary pathways to convergent quadrupedal morphology...
  19. pmc Postcranial skeletal pneumaticity and air-sacs in the earliest pterosaurs
    Richard J Butler
    Department of Palaeontology, The Natural History Museum, London, UK
    Biol Lett 5:557-60. 2009
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Locomotion in ornithischian dinosaurs: an assessment using three-dimensional computational modelling
    Susannah C R Maidment
    Department of Earth Sciences, The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 5BD, U K
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 89:588-617. 2014
    ....
  21. pmc Dinosaur killer claws or climbing crampons?
    Phillip L Manning
    School of Earth, Atmospheric and Environmental Science and The Manchester Museum, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Biol Lett 2:110-2. 2006
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint An exceptionally preserved Lower Cretaceous ecosystem
    Zhonghe Zhou
    Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, PO Box 643, Beijing 100044, China
    Nature 421:807-14. 2003
    ..Detailed soft-tissue preservation of the organisms from the Jehol Biota is providing palaeobiological insights that would not normally be accessible from the fossil record...