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Edited By: Andrew Smith, Natural History Museum, London, UK

Impact Factor: 2.24

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 6/49 (Paleontology)

Online ISSN: 1475-4983

Most Cited

These are the most cited articles published in 2013:

Time-averaging and fidelity of modern death assemblages: building a taphonomic foundation for conservation palaeobiology
Susan M. Kidwell
Volume 56, Issue 3, May 2013

A quantitative evaluation of evolutionary patterns in opercle bone shape in Saurichthys (Actinopterygii: Saurichthyidae)
Laura A. B. Wilson, Heinz Furrer, Rudolf Stockar and Marcelo R. Sánchez-Villagra
Volume 56, Issue 4, July 2013

Thoracic structure and enrolment style in middle Cambrian Eccaparadoxides pradoanus presages caudalization of the derived trilobite trunk
Jorge Esteve, Nigel C. Hughes and Samuel Zamora
Volume 56, Issue 3, May 2013

New fossil mantidflies (Insecta: Neuroptera: Mantispidae) from the Mesozoic of north-eastern China
James E. Jepson, Sam W. Heads, Vladimir N. Makarkin and Dong Ren
Volume 56, Issue 3, May 2013

Chemical taphonomy of biomineralized tissues
Clive N. Trueman
Volume 56, Issue 3, May 2013

Questioning the evidence of organic compounds called sponge biomarkers
Jonathan B. Antcliffe
Volume 56, Issue 5, September 2013

New anatomical information on Anomalocaris from the Cambrian Emu Bay Shale of South Australia and a reassessment of its inferred predatory habits
Allison C. Daley, John R. Paterson, Gregory D. Edgecombe, Diego C. García-Bellido and James B. Jago
Volume 56, Issue 5, September 2013

The first specimen of the Middle Triassic Phalarodon atavus (Ichthyosauria: Mixosauridae) from South China, showing postcranial anatomy and peri-Tethyan distribution
Jun Liu, Ryosuke Motani, Da-Yong Jiang, Shi-Xue Hu, Jonathan C. Aitchison, Olivier Rieppel, Michael J. Benton, Qi-Yue Zhang and Chang-Yong Zhou
Volume 56, Issue 4, July 2013

Microbes, mud and methane: cause and consequence of recurrent Early Jurassic anoxia following the end-Triassic mass extinction
Bas van de Schootbrugge, Aviv Bachan, Guillaume Suan, Sylvain Richoz and Jonathan L. Payne
Volume 56, Issue 4, July 2013

Atlas of vertebrate decay: a visual and taphonomic guide to fossil interpretation
Robert S. Sansom, Sarah E. Gabbott and Mark A. Purnell
Volume 56, Issue 3, May 2013