The Vertebrates References

Ornithischia: References

Abbreviated Dendrogram
Dinosauromorpha ├─┬─Theropoda │ └─Sauropodomorpha │ └─Ornithischia ├─Fabrosauridae └─┬─Thyreophora │ ├─Stegosauria │ └─Ankylosauria └─Cerapoda ├─Ornithopoda │ ╞═Hypsilophodontidae │ └─Hadrosauridae └─┬─Heterodontosauridae └─Marginocephalia ├─Pachycephalosauria └─Ceratopsia

Ornithopoda - Hypsilophodonts


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Behrensmeyer, AK, JD Damuth, WA DiMichele, R Potts, H-D Sues & SL Wing (1992), Terrestrial Ecosystems Through Time: Evolutionary Paleoecology of Terrestrial Plants and Animals. Univ. Chicago Press, 568 pp.

Brett-Surman, MK (1997), Ornithopods, in Farlow, JO & MK Brett-Surman (eds.), The Complete Dinosaur, pp. 330-346.

Butler, Richard J.; Galton, Peter M.; Porro, Laura B.; Chiappe, Luis M.; Henderson, D. M.; and Erickson, Gregory M. (2010). "Lower limits of ornithischian dinosaur body size inferred from a new Upper Jurassic heterodontosaurid from North America" (PDF). Proceedings of the Royal Society B 277 (1680): 375–381. doi:10.1098/rspb.2009.1494. PMC 2842649. PMID 19846460.
Heterodontosauridae - Phylogeny

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Agilisaurus, Heterodontosaurus

Butler, Richard J.; Roger M. H. Smith and David B. Norman (2007). "A primitive ornithischian dinosaur from the Late Triassic of South Africa, and the early evolution and diversification of Ornithischia". Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 274 (1621): 2041. doi:10.1098/rspb.2007.0367. PMC 2275175. PMID 17567562. Online

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Carpenter, K (1997a), Thyreophora in Currie, PJ and K Padian (eds.), Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs Academic Press, pp. 737-738.

Carpenter, K (1997b), Ankylosaurs in JO Farlow & MK Brett-Surman, The Complete Dinosaur. Indiana Univ. Press, pp. 307-316.

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Hadrosaurinae, Lambeosaurinae, Ouranosaurus.

Carroll, RL (1988), Vertebrate Paleontology and Evolution, W. H. Freeman and company, New York
Ornithischia Classification

Coombs, WP, Jr. & T Maryanska (1990), Ankylosauria in DB Weishampel, P Dodson, & H Osmólka (eds), The Dinosauria. Univ. Calif. Press, pp. 456-483.

Coombs, WP, Jr., DB Weishampel, & LM Witmer 1990), Basal Thyreophora, in DB Weishampel, P Dodson, & H Osmólka eds), The Dinosauria. Univ. Calif. Press, pp. 427-434.
Genasauria, Scelidosauridae.

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Galton, PM (1978), Fabrosauridae, the basal family of ornithischian dinosaurs (Reptilia: Ornithopoda). Paläontol. Zeit. 52: 138-159.

Galton, PM (1986), Herbivorous adaptations of Late Triassic and Early Jurassic dinosaurs, in K Padian (ed.), The Beginning of the Age of Dinosaurs. Cambridge Univ. Press, pp. 203-221.

Galton, PM (1990), Stegosauria, in DB Weishampel, P Dodson, & H Osmólska (eds.), The Dinosauria. Univ. Calif. Press, pp. 435-455.
Eurypoda; Huayangosauridae; Stegosauria, Stegosauridae.

Galton, PM (1997), Stegosaurs, in Farlow, JO & MK Brett-Surman (eds.), The Complete Dinosaur, pp. 291-306.
Huayangosauridae, Stegosauria, Stegosauridae

Head, JJ (1998), A new species of basal hadrosaurid (Dinosauria, Ornithischia) from the Cenomanian of Texas. J. Vert. Paleontol. 18: 718-738.
Hadrosauridae, Hadrosauroidea, Iguanodontidae, Lambeosaurinae; Ouranosaurus.

Head, JJ (2001), A reanalysis of the phylogenetic position of Eolambia caroljonesa (Dinosauria, Iguanodontia). J. Vert. Paleontol. 21: 392-396.

Holtz, Thomas R. Jr. (2011) Dinosaurs: The Most Complete, Up-to-Date Encyclopedia for Dinosaur Lovers of All Ages, Winter 2010 Appendix. pdf
Ornithischia Classification

McDonald, A.T.; Kirkland, J.I.; DeBlieux, D.D.; Madsen, S.K.; Cavin, J.; Milner, A.R.C.; Panzarin, L. (2010). "New Basal Iguanodonts from the Cedar Mountain Formation of Utah and the Evolution of Thumb-Spiked Dinosaurs". PLoS ONE 5 (11): e14075. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0014075. PMC 2989904. PMID 21124919. online

Michard, J-G (1988), La dentine d'Ouranosaurus nigeriensis (Ornithischia, Iguanodontidae): étude en microscopie photonique et électronique. Bull. Mus. Nat. Hist. Paris (4me sér.) 10: 405-418.

Molnar, RE (1991), Fossil reptiles of Australia, in P Vickers-Rich, JM Monaghan, RF Baird & TH Rich (eds.), Vertebrate Paleontology of Australia. Pioneer Design Studio (Melbourne), pp.605-689.

Norman, DB (1990), A review of Vectisaurus valdensis, with comments on the family Iguanodontidae, in K Carpenter & PJ Currie (eds.), Dinosaur Systematics: Perspectives and Approaches. Cambridge Univ. Press, pp. 147-161.
Altirhinus, Hadrosauridae, Hadrosauroidea, Nanyangosaurus, Ouranosaurus.

Norman, DB & H-D Sues (2000), Ornithopods from Kazakhstan, Mongolia and Siberia, in MJ Benton, MA Shshkin, DM Unwin & EN Kurochkin (eds.), The Age of Dinosaurs in Russia and Mongolia. Cambridge Univ. Press. pp. 462-479.

Norman, D.B., Sues, H-D., Witmer, L.M., & Coria, R.A. 2004. Basal Ornithopoda. In: Weishampel, D.B., Dodson, P., & Osmolska, H. (Eds.) The Dinosauria (2nd Edition). Berkeley: University of California Press. Pp. 393-12

Norman, DB & DB Weishampel (1990), Iguanodontidae and related ornithopods in DB Weishampel, P Dodson, & H Osmólka (eds.), The Dinosauria. Univ. Calif. Press, pp. 510-533.

Olshevsky, G (1994), The origin and evolution of the heterodontosaurians (unpub. English text).

Paul, G.S. (2010). Princeton Field Guide to Dinosaurs, Princeton University Press / Dinosaurs: A Field Guide. A & C Black, London.
Agilisaurus, Heterodontosaurus, Ornithischia Classification

Pol, D.; Rauhut, O.W.M.; and Becerra, M. (2011). "A Middle Jurassic heterodontosaurid dinosaur from Patagonia and the evolution of heterodontosaurids". Naturwissenschaften 98 (5): 369–379. doi:10.1007/s00114-011-0780-5. PMID 21452054

Romer, AS (1956), Osteology of the Reptiles. Krieger Publ. Co. (1997 ed.): 772 pp.
Ankylosauria, Stegosauria, Stegosauridae, Thyreophora.

Schmitz, L.; Motani, R. (2011). "Nocturnality in Dinosaurs Inferred from Scleral Ring and Orbit Morphology". Science 332. doi:10.1126/science.1200043. PMID 21493820.

Sereno, PC (1991), Lesothosaurus, "fabrosaurids" and the early evolution of the Ornithischia. J. Vert. Paleontol. 11: 168-197.

Sereno, PC (1999), The evolution of the dinosaurs. Science 284: 2137-2147.
Eurypoda, Genasauria.

Sereno, PC & Z-M Dong (1992), The skull of the basal stegosaur Huayangosaurus taibii and a cladistic diagnosis of Stgosauria. J. Vert Paleontol. 12: 318-343.
Huayangosauridae, Stegosauria.

Smith, JB (1997), Heterodontosauridae, in PJ Currie & K Padian (eds.), Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs. Academic Press, pp. 317-319.

Sues, H-D & DB Norman (1990) Hypsilophodontidae, Tenontosaurus, Dryosauridae. DB Weishampel, P Dodson, & H Osmólka eds), The Dinosauria. Univ. Calif. Press, pp. 498-509.

Taquet, P (1998), Dinosaur Impressions: Postcards from a Paleontologist, K Padian (trans). Cambridge Univ. Press. 244 pp.

Tumanova, TA (2000), Armoured dinosaurs from the Cretaceous of Mongolia, in Benton, MJ, MA Shishkin, DM Unwin & EN Kurochkin (eds.), The Age of Dinosaurs in Russia and Mongolia Cambridge Univ. Press, pp. 517-532.

Wang, Z-L & X Xu (2001), A new iguanodontid Jinzhousaurus yangi gen. et sp. nov.) from the Yixian Formation of western Liaoning, China. Chi. Sci. Bull. 46: 1669-1672.

Weishampel, DB (1984), Evolution of jaw mechanisms in ornithopod dinosaurs. Adv. Anat. Embryol. Cell Biol. 87: 1-110.

Weishampel, DB & JR Horner (1990), Hadrosauridae in DB Weishampel, P Dodson, & H Osmólka (eds), The Dinosauria. Univ. Calif. Press, pp. 534-561.
Hadrosauridae, Ouranosaurus.

Weishampel, D.B., Jianu, C.-M., Csiki, Z., & Norman, D.B. 2003, Osteology and phylogeny of Zalmoxes (n.g.), an unusual euornithopod dinosaur from the latest Cretaceous of Romania. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 1: 65–123. pdf

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Zheng, Xiao-Ting; You, Hai-Lu; Xu, Xing; Dong, Zhi-Ming (19 March 2009). "An Early Cretaceous heterodontosaurid dinosaur with filamentous integumentary structures". Nature 458 (7236): 333–336. doi:10.1038/nature07856. PMID 19295609.

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