Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology

(The TQCC of Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology is 4. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-09-01 to 2023-09-01.)
African Land Mammal Ages25
Morphology and taxonomy ofQuetzalcoatlusLawson 1975 (Pterodactyloidea: Azhdarchoidea)16
Panzhousaurus rotundirostris Jiang et al., 2019 (Diapsida: Sauropterygia) and the recovery of the monophyly of Pachypleurosauridae15
Hitchcock’s Leptodactyli, Penetrative Tracks, and Dinosaur Footprint Diversity15
Osteology of the Wide-Hipped Titanosaurian Sauropod DinosaurSavannasaurus Elliottorumfrom the Upper Cretaceous Winton Formation of Queensland, Australia14
Elasmosaurid phylogeny and paleobiogeography, with a reappraisal of Aphrosaurus furlongi from the Maastrichtian of the Moreno Formation14
The Late Jurassic sauropod dinosaur ‘Morosaurus’ agilisMarsh, 1889 reexamined and reinterpreted as a dicraeosaurid14
A systematic review of the giant alligatoroidDeinosuchusfrom the Campanian of North America and its implications for the relationships at the root of Crocodylia14
Postcranial anatomy and osteoderm histology of Riojasuchus tenuisceps and a phylogenetic update on Ornithosuchidae (Archosauria, Pseudosuchia)13
New Fossils ofMellivora Benfieldi(Mammalia, Carnivora, Mustelidae) from Langebaanweg, ‘E’ Quarry (South Africa, Early Pliocene): Re-Evaluation of the African Neogene Mellivorines12
Scaphokogia totajpe, sp. nov., a new bulky-faced pygmy sperm whale (Kogiidae) from the late Miocene of Peru12
Phylogenetic systematics ofQuetzalcoatlusLawson 1975 (Pterodactyloidea:Azhdarchoidea)11
The Westernmost Asian Record of Pythonids (Serpentes): The Presence of Python in a Miocene Hominoid Locality of Anatolia11
The braincase and inner ear of ‘Metriorhynchus’ cf. ‘M.’ brachyrhynchus – implications for aquatic sensory adaptations in crocodylomorphs11
The Appendicular Osteology ofPatagotitan Mayorum(Dinosauria, Sauropoda)11
A Detailed description of Rugarhynchos sixmilensis, gen. et comb. nov. (Archosauriformes, Proterochampsia), and cranial convergence in snout elongation across stem and crown archosaurs10
Late Pleistocene Mammals from Kibogo, Kenya: Systematic Paleontology, Paleoenvironments, and Non-Analog Associations10
Taoheodon baizhijuni, gen. et sp. nov. (Anomodontia, Dicynodontoidea), from the upper Permian Sunjiagou Formation of China and its implications10
A redescription of Kunpania scopulusa, a bidentalian dicynodont (Therapsida, Anomodontia) from the ?Guadalupian of northwestern China9
A New Ladinian Nothosauroid (Sauropterygia) from Fuyuan, Yunnan Province, China9
An oviraptorosaur adult-egg association from the Cretaceous of Jiangxi Province, China9
A New Furileusaurian Abelisaurid from La Invernada (Upper Cretaceous, Santonian, Bajo De La Carpa Formation), Northern Patagonia, Argentina9
Skeleton of a new owl from the early Eocene of North America (Aves, Strigiformes) with an accipitrid-like foot morphology9
Anatomy of a New Specimen of Piscivorenantiornis Inusitatus (Aves: Enantiornithes) from the Lower Cretaceous Jehol Biota9
Osteological redescription of the Late Triassic sauropodomorph dinosaur Thecodontosaurus antiquus based on new material from Tytherington, southwestern England8
An Enigmatic Neodiapsid Reptile from the Middle Triassic of England8
Skeletal Anatomy ofAcaenasuchus GeoffreyiLong and Murry, 1995 (Archosauria: Pseudosuchia) and its Implications for the Origin of the Aetosaurian Carapace8
A European Cenozoic ‘Macrobaenid:’ New Data about the Paleocene Arrival of Several Turtle Lineages to Europe8
Using Manual Ungual Morphology to Predict Substrate Use in the Drepanosauromorpha and the Description of a New Species8
Late Miocene tortoises from Samos, Greece: implications for European Neogene testudinid systematics and distributions8
To be or not to be: The Hidden Side ofCargninia Enigmaticaand Other Puzzling Remains of Lepidosauromorpha from the Upper Triassic of Brazil8
NewLeptolophus(Palaeotheriidae) species from the Iberian Peninsula and early evidence of hypsodonty in an Eocene perissodactyl7
New Specimens ofScutellosaurus LawleriColbert, 1981, from the Lower Jurassic Kayenta Formation in Arizona Elucidate the Early Evolution of Thyreophoran Dinosaurs7
A New Rhynchosaur (Reptilia, Archosauromorpha) from the Upper Triassic of Eastern North America7
The auditory region of a caviomorph rodent (Hystricognathi) from the early Miocene of Patagonia (South America) and evolutionary considerations7
New insights into the Kibenikhoria and Ernestokokenia faunas and the implications for the early Eocene of Patagonia, Argentina7
Paddlefish and sturgeon (Chondrostei: Acipenseriformes: Polyodontidae and Acipenseridae) from lower Paleocene deposits of Montana, U.S.A.7
Insights on the Dental Evolution of Walruses Based on New Fossil Specimens from California7
Kholumolumo ellenbergerorum, gen. et sp. nov., a new early sauropodomorph from the lower Elliot Formation (Upper Triassic) of Maphutseng, Lesotho7
Anatomy, Relationships, and Paleobiology ofCambaytherium(Mammalia, Perissodactylamorpha, Anthracobunia) from the lower Eocene of western India7
A New Prozostrodontian Cynodont (Eucynodontia, Probainognathia) from the Upper Triassic of Southern Brazil7
Tristichopterids (Sarcopterygii, Tetrapodomorpha) from the Upper Devonian tetrapod-bearing locality of Strud (Belgium, upper Famennian), with phylogenetic and paleobiogeographic considerations7
A Basal Nonmammaliaform Cynodont from the Permian of Zambia and the Origins of Mammalian Endocranial and Postcranial Anatomy7
Norisdelphis annakaensis, A new Miocene delphinid from Japan7
Cyonasua (Carnivora, Procyonidae) from Late Miocene of Peru Shed Light on the Early Dispersal of Carnivorans in South America7
A giant Oligocene fossil penguin from the North Island of New Zealand7
Bone histology of the non-iguanodontian ornithopod Jeholosaurus shangyuanensis and its implications for dinosaur skeletochronology and development7
Systematics and paleobiology of a new articulated axial specimen referred to Iguanodon cf. galvensis (Ornithopoda, Iguanodontoidea)7
Phylogenetic placement of Adalatherium hui (Mammalia, Gondwanatheria) from the Late Cretaceous of Madagascar: implications for allotherian relationships7
A new species of crested pterosaur (Pterodactyloidea, Anhangueridae) from the Lower Cretaceous (upper Albian) of Richmond, North West Queensland, Australia6
A new plastomenid trionychid turtle, Plastomenus joycei , sp. nov., from the earliest Paleocene (Danian) Denver Formation of south-central Colorado, U.S.A.6
The osteology of Ferrodraco lentoni, an anhanguerid pterosaur from the mid-Cretaceous of Australia6
Pliocene monachine seal (Pinnipedia: Phocidae) from Australia constrains timing of pinniped turnover in the Southern Hemisphere6
New Crocodylomorph Material from the Fayum Depression, Egypt, Including the First Occurrence of a Sebecosuchian in African Late Eocene Deposits6
A new euharamiyidan mammaliaform from the Lower Cretaceous of Yakutia, Russia6
Osteology and Taxonomy of British Wealden Supergroup (Berriasian–aptian) Ankylosaurs (Ornithischia, Ankylosauria)6
A new baenid turtle, Palatobaena knellerorum sp. nov., from the lower Paleocene (Danian) Denver Formation of south-central Colorado, U.S.A.6
Paleoneurology, auditory region, and associated soft tissue inference in the late Oligocene notoungulates Mendozahippus fierensis and Gualta cuyana (Toxodontia) from central-western Arge6
Brazilian Permian dvinosaurs (Amphibia, Temnospondyli): revised description and phylogeny6
The Pikermian tortoises (Testudines, Testudinidae) from the late Miocene of the South Balkans6
From toad to frog, a CT-based reconsideration of Bufo servatus, an Eocene anuran mummy from Quercy (France)5
First record of a giant bird (Ornithuromorpha) from the uppermost Maastrichtian of the Southern Pyrenees, northeast Spain5
Functional morphology ofQuetzalcoatlusLawson 1975 (Pterodactyloidea: Azhdarchoidea)5
The apex of amphicyonid hypercarnivory: solving the riddle of Agnotherium antiquum Kaup, 1833 (Mammalia, Carnivora)5
Lekaneleo, a new genus of marsupial lion (Marsupialia, Thylacoleonidae) from the Oligocene–Miocene of Australia, and the craniodental morphology ofL. roskellyae, comb. nov.5
The anatomy of the dermatocranium and mandible of Cacops aspidephorus Williston, 1910 (Temnospondyli: Dissorophidae), from the Lower Permian of Texas5
The discovery, local distribution, and curation of the giant azhdarchid pterosaurs from Big Bend National Park5
A new species of the carnivorous cynodont Chiniquodon (Cynodontia, Chiniquodontidae) from the Namibian Triassic5
Radiation and Divergence Times of Batoidea5
Re-assessment of the Late Jurassic eusauropod dinosaurHudiesaurus sinojapanorumDong, 1997, from the Turpan Basin, China, and the evolution of hyper-robust antebrachia in sauropods5
Morphological revision ofCopemys loxodon, type species of the Miocene cricetidCopemys(Mammalia, Rodentia): a key to understanding the history of New World cricetids5
Metaceratodus baibianorum, a new dipnoan species from the Upper Cretaceous of southern South America supported by traditional and geometric morphometric analyses5
Golunda aouraghei, sp. nov., the last representative of the genusGolundain Africa5
A New Species of Megalichthys (Sarcopterygii, Megalichthyidae) from the Upper Devonian (Famennian) of Pennsylvania, U.S.A., and a Report on the Cosmine-Covered Osteolepiform Fossils of the Cats5
A new hypothesis of eudromaeosaurian evolution: CT scans assist in testing and constructing morphological characters5
Late CretaceousNotogoneusfrom microvertebrate assemblages of the Dinosaur Park Formation, Campanian of southern Alberta, Canada, and insight into the ecology and evolution of early gonorynchids5
Taphonomic signatures of a new Upper Triassic phytosaur (Diapsida, Archosauria) bonebed from India: aggregation of a juvenile-dominated paleocommunity5
Habitat of the giant pterosaurQuetzalcoatlusLawson 1975 (Pterodactyloidea: Azhdarchoidea): a paleoenvironmental reconstruction of the Javelina Formation (Upper Cretaceous), Big Bend National Pa5
A new ornithuromorph bird from the Lower Cretaceous of South America4
New late Oligocene caviomorph rodents from Mendoza Province, central-western Argentina4
The earliest recorded fossil pelican, recovered from the late Eocene of Wadi Al-Hitan, Egypt4
A revision of skull morphology in Phorusrhacidae (Aves, Cariamiformes)4
Youngest Interatheriinae (Mammalia, Notoungulata) from lower Pliocene Tunuyán Formation (Mendoza, Argentina)4
First Osteological Record of a Stegosaur (Dinosauria, Ornithischia) from the Upper Jurassic of South America4
Miocene Freshwater Dolphins from La Venta, Huila, Colombia Suggest Independent Invasions of Riverine Environments in Tropical South America4
New basal ruminants from the Eocene of the Pondaung Formation, Myanmar4
An Otischalkian dinosauromorph assemblage from the Los Esteros Member (Santa Rosa Formation) of New Mexico and its implications for biochronology and lagerpetid body size4
The homology, form, and function of the microraptorine lateral pubic tubercle4
A Partially Complete Skeleton of Hippidion Saldiasi Roth, 1899 (Mammalia: Perissodactyla) from the Late Pleistocene of the High Andes in Northern Chile4
Middle Jurassic Tracks of Sauropod Dinosaurs in a Deep Karst Cave in France4
First record of the amphibamiform Micropholis stowi from the lower Fremouw Formation (Lower Triassic) of Antarctica4
Osteology and digital reconstruction of the skull of the early tetrapod Whatcheeria deltae4
Juvenile Glyptodont (Mammalia, Cingulata) from the Miocene of Patagonia, Argentina: Insights into Mandibular and Dental Characters4
A new archosauriform reptile with distinctive teeth from the Middle Triassic (Ladinian) of Germany4
Pattern and Processes of the Mammalian Turnover of the Arikareean in the Northern Rocky Mountains4
Craniofacial morphology ofAdalatherium hui(Mammalia, Gondwanatheria) from the Late Cretaceous of Madagascar4
Geologically Oldest Pediomyoidea (Mammalia, Marsupialiformes) from the Late Cretaceous of North America, with Implications for Taxonomy and Diet of Earliest Late Cretaceous Mammals4
A fossil sea turtle (Reptilia, Pan-Cheloniidae) with preserved soft tissues from the Eocene Fur Formation of Denmark4
A new Triodus shark species (Xenacanthidae, Xenacanthiformes) from the lowermost Permian of France and its paleobiogeographic implications4
Neurocranial anatomy ofSeymouriafrom Richards Spur, Oklahoma4
New early late Miocene species of Vishnuonyx (Carnivora, Lutrinae) from the hominid locality of Hammerschmiede, Bavaria, Germany4
First Pleistocene South American Teratornithidae (Aves): new insights into the late evolutionary history of teratorns4
A juvenile Diamantinasaurus matildae (Dinosauria: Titanosauria) from the Upper Cretaceous Winton Formation of Queensland, Australia, with implications for sauropod ontogeny4
A new fairy armadillo (Cingulata, Chlamyphorinae) from the upper Miocene of Argentina: first fossil record of the most enigmatic Xenarthra4
Oldest Record of African Bagridae and Evidence from Catfishes for a Marine Influence in the Late Eocene Birket Qarun Locality 2 (BQ-2), Fayum Depression, Egypt4
Histology of the preparietal: a neomorphic cranial element in dicynodont therapsids4
Postcranial osteology of the basally branching hadrosauroid dinosaur Tanius sinensis from the Upper Cretaceous Wangshi Group of Shandong, China4
Cryptoclidid plesiosaurs (Sauropterygia, Plesiosauria) from the Upper Jurassic of the Atacama Desert4
Modeling scale morphogenesis in a Devonian chondrichthyan and scale growth patterns in crown gnathostomes4
A new species of Trichechus Linnaeus, 1758 (Sirenia, Trichechidae), from the upper Pleistocene of southwestern Amazonia, and the evolution of Amazonian manatees4
A New Lungfish from the Jurassic of Thailand4
A new sebecid mesoeucrocodylian from the Paleocene of northwestern Argentina4
Lower jaw morphology ofAdalatherium hui(Mammalia, Gondwanatheria) from the Late Cretaceous of Madagascar4
The First Fossil Record ofCadea(Amphisbaenia, Cadeidae) and other Amphisbaenian Remains from the Upper Pleistocene of Cuba4
Cranial Anatomy and Dentition of the Aetosaur Typothorax Coccinarum (Archosauria: Pseudosuchia) from the Upper Triassic (Revueltian–Mid Norian) Chinle Formation of Arizona4
Sternal elements of early dinosaurs fill a critical gap in the evolution of the sternum in Avemetatarsalia (Reptilia: Archosauria)4