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Aria, C., Caron, J.-B. and Gaines, R., in press. A large new leanchoiliid from the Burgess Shale and the influence of inapplicable character states on stem arthropod phylogeny. Palaeontology, , .

Aris, M. J., Corronca, J. A., Quinteros, S. and Pardo, P. L., in press. A new marrellomorph euarthropod from the Early Ordovician of Argentina. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, , .

Chen, J., Jiang, L.-Y. and Qiao, G.-X., in press. A total-evidence phylogenetic analysis of Hormaphidinae (Hemiptera: Aphididae), with comments on the evolution of galls. Cladistics, , .

Gale, A. S., in press. Origin and phylogeny of verrucomorph barnacles (Crustacea, Cirripedia, Thoracica). Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, , .

Gale, A. S., in press. Origin and phylogeny of the Cretaceous thoracican cirripede family Stramentidae. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, , .

Gale, A. S. and Sorensen, A. M., in press. Origin of the balanomorph barnacles (Crustacea, Cirripedia, Thoracica): new evidence from the Late Cretaceous (Campanian) of Sweden. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, , .

Jago, J. B., Garcia-Bellido, D. C. and Gehling, J. G., in press. An Early Cambrian chelicerate from the Emu Bay Shale, South Australia. Palaeontology, , .

Jones, F. M., Dunlop, J. A., Friedman, M. and Garwood, R. J., in press. Trigonotarbus johnsoni Pocock, 1911, revealed by X-ray computed tomography, with a cladistic analysis of the extinct trigonotarbid arachnids. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, , .

Lamsdell, J. C., in press. Horseshoe crab phylogeny and independent colonizations of fresh water: ecological invasion as a driver for morphological innovation. Palaeontology, , .

Lamsdell, J. C., Stein, M. and Selden, P. A., in press. Kodymirus and the case for convergence of raptorial appendages in Cambrian arthropods. Naturwissenschaften, , .

Luque, J., in press. A puzzling frog crab (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura) from the Early Cretaceous Santana Group of Brazil: frog first or crab first? Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, , .

Rak, S., Ortega-Hernandez, J. and Legg, D. A. in press. A revision of the Late Ordovician marrellomorph arthropod Furca bohemica from Czech Republic. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, , .

San Blas, G., in press. A morphological phylogeny of Agrotis Ochsenheimer (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae), with emphasis on the South American species. Zoologica Scripta, , .

Soszynska-Maj, A., Krzeminski, W., Kopec, K. and Coram, R. A., in press. Phylogenetic relationships within the relict family Eomeropidae (Insecta, Mecoptera) based on the oldest fossil from the Early Jurassic (Sinemurian) of Dorset, southern England. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, , .

Sroka, P., Staniczek, A. H. and Bechly, G., in press. Revision of the giant pterygote insect Bojophlebia prokopi Kukalova-Peck, 1985 (Hydropalaeoptera: Bojophlebiidae) from the Carboniferous of the Czech Republic, with the first cladistic analysis of fossil palaeopterous insects. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, , .

Van Roy, P., Daley, A. C. and Briggs, D. E. G., in press. Anomalocaridid trunk limb homology revealed by a giant filter-feeder with paired flaps. Nature, , .

Wolfe, J. M. and Hegna, T. A., in press. Testing the phylogenetic position of Cambrian pancrustacean larval fossils by coding ontogenetic stages. Cladistics, , .


Garwood, R. J., Dunlop, J. A., Selden, P. A., Spencer, A. R. T., Atwood, R. C., Vo, N. T. and Drakopoulos, M., 2016. Almost a spider: a 305-million-year-old fossil arachnid and spider origins. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B, 283, 20160125.

Namyatova, A. A. and Cassis, G., 2016. Revision and phylogeny of the fern-inhabiting genus Felisacus distant (Insecta: Heteroptera: Miridae: Bryocorinae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 403, 1-68.

Robalino, J., Wilkins, B., Bracken-Grissom, H. D., Chan, T.-Y. and O'Leary, M. A., 2016. The origin of large-bodied shrimp that dominate modern global aquaculture. PLOS ONE, 11, e0158840.


Kania, I. and Krzeminski, W., 2015. A new species of Dactylolabis (Idiolabis) Alexander, 1931 from the Eocene Baltic amber and its relationships among Dactylolabinae (Diptera: Limoniidae). Palaeontologia Electronica, 18, 1-15.

Smith, M. R. and Caron, J.-B., 2015. Hallucigenia's head and the pharyngeal armature of early ecdysozoans. Nature, 523, 75-78.


Cong, P.-Y., Ma, X.-Y., Hou, X.-G., Edgecombe, G. D. and Strausfeld, N. J., 2014. Brain structure resolves the segmental affinity of anomalocaridid appendages. Nature, 513, 538-542.

Garwood, R. J. and Dunlop, J., 2014. Three-dimensional reconstruction and the phylogeny of extinct chelicerate orders. PeerJ, 2, e641.

Moss, D. K. and Westrop, S. R., 2014. Systematics of some Late Ordovician encrinurine trilobites from Laurentian North America. Journal of Paleontology, 88, 1095-1119.

Siveter, D. J., Briggs, D. E. G., Siveter, D. J., Sutton, M. D., Legg, D. and Joomun, S., 2014. A Silurian short-great-appendage arthropod. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B, 281, 20132986.

Smith, M. R. and Ortega-Hernandez, J., 2014. Hallucigenia's onychophoran-like claws and the case for Tactopoda. Nature, 514, 363-366.

Vilhelmsen, L. and Zimmermann, D., 2014. Baltorussus total makeover: rejuvenation and sex change in an ancient parasitoid wasp lineage. PLOS ONE, 9, e98412.

Vinther, J., Stein, M., Longrich, N. R. and Harper, D. A. T., 2014. A suspension-feeding anomalocarid from the Early Cambrian. Nature, 507, 496-499.


Bai, M., Beutel, R. G., Shih, C.-K., Ren, D. and Yang, X.-K., 2013. Septiventeridae, a new and ancestral fossil family of Scarabaeoidea (Insecta: Coleoptera) from the Late Jurassic to Early Cretaceous Yixian Formation. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 11, 359-374.

Blanke, A., Beckmann, F. and Misof, B., 2013. The head anatomy of Epiophlebia superstes (Odonata: Epiophlebiidae). Organisms Diversity & Evolution, 13, 55-66.

Fannes, W., 2013. The goblin spider genus Zyngoonops (Araneae, Oonopidae), with notes on related taxa. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 379, 1-117.

Gibson, J. F., Skevington, J. H. and Kelso, S., 2013. A phylogenetic analysis of relationships among genera of Conopidae (Diptera) based on molecular and morphological data. Cladistics, 29, 193-226.

Gonzalez-Santillan, E. and Prendini, L., 2013. Redefinition and generic revision of the North American vaejovid scorpion subfamily Syntropinae Kraepelin, 1905, with descriptions of six new genera. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 382, 1-71.

Henderickx, H., Bosselaers, J., Pauwels, E., Van Hoorebeke, L. and Boone, M., 2013. X-ray micro-CT reconstruction reveals eight antennomeres in a new fossil taxon that constitutes a sister clade to Dundoxenos and Triozocera (Strepsiptera: Corioxenidae). Palaeontologia Electronica, 16, 1-16.

Herman, L. H., 2013. Revision of the New World species of Oedichirus (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Paederinae: Pinophilini: Procirrina). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 375, 1-137.

Lamsdell, J. C., 2013. Revised systematics of Palaeozoic 'horseshoe crabs' and the myth of monophyletic Xiphosura. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 167, 1-27.
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Lee, M. S. Y., Soubrier, J. and Edgecombe, G. D., 2013. Rates of phenotypic and genomic evolution during the Cambrian Explosion. Current Biology, 23, 1889-1895.

Legg, D., 2013. Multi-segmented arthropods from the Middle Cambrian of British Columbia (Canada). Journal of Paleontology, 87, 493-501.

Legg, D. A., Sutton, M. D. and Edgecombe, G. D., 2013. Arthropod fossil data increase congruence of morphological and molecular phylogenies. Nature Communications, 4, 2485.

Ochoa, J. A., Rojas-Runjaic, F. J. M., Pinto-da-Rocha, R. and Prendini, L., 2013. Systematic revision of the Neotropical scorpion genus Chactopsis Kraepelin, 1912 (Chactoidea: Chactidae), with descriptions of two new genera and four new species. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 378, 1-121.

Ruiz, G. R. S., 2013. Proposal and phylogenetic relationships of Lapsamita, a new genus of Lapsiines, and description of a new species (Araneae, Salticidae). PLOS ONE, 8, e56188.

Selden, P. A., Shih, C.-K. and Ren, D., 2013. A giant spider from the Jurassic of China reveals greater diversity of the orbicularian stem group. Naturwissenschaften, 100, 1171-1181.

Solodovnikov, A., Yue, Y.-L., Tarasov, S. and Ren, D., 2013. Extinct and extant rove beetles meet in the matrix: Early Cretaceous fossils shed light on the evolution of a hyperdiverse insect lineage (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Staphylininae). Cladistics, 29, 260-403.

Tanaka, G., Hou, X.-G., Ma, X.-Y., Edgecombe, G. D. and Strausfeld, N. J., 2013. Chelicerate neural ground pattern in a Cambrian great appendage arthropod. Nature, 502, 364-367.


Alvarez-Padilla, F., Ubick, D. and Griswold, C. E., 2012. Noideattella and Tolegnaro, two new genera of goblin spiders from Madagascar, with comments on the gamasomorphoid and silhouettelloid oonopids (Araneae, Oonopidae). American Museum Novitates, 3745, 1-76.

Andena, S. R. and Carpenter, J. M., 2012. A phylogenetic analysis of the social wasp genus Brachygastra Perty, 1833, and description of a new species (Hymenoptera: Vespidae: Epiponini). American Museum Novitates, 3753, 1-38.

Bell, M. A. and Braddy, S. J., 2012. Cope's rule in the Ordovician trilobite family Asaphidae (order Asaphida): patterns across multiple most parsimonious trees. Historical Biology, 24, 223-230.

Blanke, A., Wipfler, B., Letsch, H., Koch, M., Beckmann, F., Beutel, R. and Misof, B., 2012. Revival of Palaeoptera-head characters support a monophyletic origin of Odonata and Ephemeroptera (Insecta). Cladistics, 28, 560-581.

Bond, J. E., Hendrixson, B. E., Hamilton, C. A. and Hedin, M., 2012. A reconsideration of the classification of the spider infraorder Mygalomorphae (Arachnida: Araneae) based on three nuclear genes and morphology. PLOS ONE, 7, e38753.

Bragagnolo, C. and Pinto-da-Rocha, R., 2012. Systematic review of Promitobates Roewer, 1913 and cladistic analysis of Mitobatinae Simon, 1879 (Arachnida: Opiliones: Gonyleptidae). Zootaxa, 3308, 1-48.

Briggs, D. E. G., Siveter, D. J., Siveter, D. J., Sutton, M. D., Garwood, R. J. and Legg, D., 2012. Silurian horseshoe crab illuminates the evolution of arthropod limbs. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 109, 15702-15705.

Cardona-Duque, J. and Franz, N. M., 2012. Description and phylogeny of a new Neotropical genus of Acalyptini (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Curculioninae) associated with the staminodes of Cyclanthaceae. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 166, 559-623.

del Rio, M. G., Malvardi, A. E. and Lanteri, A., 2012. Systematics and cladistics of a new Naupactini genus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Entiminae) from the Andes of Colombia and Ecuador. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 166, 54-71.

Esteve, J., Sundberg, F. A., Zamora, S. and Gozalo, R., 2012. A new Alokistocaridae Resser, 1939 (Trilobita) from the middle Cambrian of Spain. Geobios, 45, 275-283.

Gapp, I. W., Congreve, C. R. and Lieberman, B. S., 2012. Unraveling the phylogenetic relationships of the Eccoptochilinae, an enigmatic array of Ordovician cheirurid trilobites. PLOS One, 7, e49115.

Hermes, M. G. and Carpenter, J. M., 2012. Are Monobia and Montezumia monophyletic? A cladistic analysis of their species groups based on morphological data (Hymenoptera, Vespidae, Eumeninae). American Museum Novitates, 3733, 1-23.

Joseph, M. M. and Framenau, V. W., 2012. Systematic review of a new orb-weaving spider genus (Araneae: Araneidae), with special reference to the Australasian-Pacific and South-East Asian fauna. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 166, 279-341.

Kits, J. H., Marshall, S. A. and Skevington, J. H., 2012. Phylogeny of the Archiborborinae (Diptera: Sphaeroceridae) based on combined morphological and molecular analysis. PLOS ONE, 8, e51190.

Koch, M. and Edgecombe, G. D., 2012. The preoral chamber in geophilomorph centipedes: comparative morphology, phylogeny, and the evolution of centipede feeding structures. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 165, 1-62.

Liu, X.-Y., Wang, Y.-J., Shih, C.-K., Ren, D. and Yang, D., 2012. Early evolution and historical biogeography of fishflies (Megaloptera: Chauliodinae): implications from a phylogeny combining fossil and extant taxa. PLOS ONE, 7, e40345.

Ojanguren-Affilastro, A. A., Mattoni, C. I., Ochoa, J. A. and Prendini, L., 2012. Rumikiru, n. gen. (Scorpiones: Bothriuridae), a new scorpion genus from the Atacama Desert. American Museum Novitates, 3731, 1-43.

Paterson, J. R., Garcia-Bellido, D. C. and Edgecombe, G. D., 2012. New artiopodan arthropods from the Early Cambrian Emu Bay Shale konservat-lagerstatte of South Australia. Journal of Paleontology, 86, 340-357.

Platnick, N. I., Abrahim, N., Alvarez-Padilla, F., Andriamalala, D., Baehr, B. C., Baert, L., Bonaldo, A. B., Brescovit, A. D., Chousou-Polydouri, N., Duperre, N., Eichenberger, B., Fannes, W., Gaublomme, E., Gillespie, R. G., Grismado, C. J., Griswold, C. E., Harvey, M. S., Henrard, A., Hormiga, G., Izquierdo, M. A., Jocque, R., Kranz-Baltensperger, Y., Kropf, C., Ott, R., Ramirez, M. J., Raven, R. J., Rheims, C. A., Ruiz, G. R. S., Santos, A. J., Saucedo, A., Sierwald, P., Szuts, T., Ubick, D. and Wang, X.-P., 2012. Tarsal organ morphology and the phylogeny of goblin spiders (Araneae, Oonopidae), with notes on basal genera. American Museum Novitates, 3736, 1-52.

Stein, M. and Selden, P. A., 2012. A restudy of the Burgess Shale (Cambrian) arthropod Emeraldella brocki and reassessment of its affinities. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 10, 361-383.

Tan, J.-J., Wang, Y.-J., Ren, D. and Yang, X.-K., 2012. New fossil species of ommatids (Coleoptera: Archostemata) from the Middle Mesozoic of China illuminating the phylogeny of Ommatidae. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 12, 113.

Wood, H. M., Griswold, C. E. and Gillespie, R. G., 2012. Phylogenetic placement of pelican spiders (Archaeidae, Araneae), with insight into evolution of the "neck" and predatory behaviours of the superfamily Palpimanoidea. Cladistics, 28, 598-626.


Aguiar, A. J. C. and Melo, G. A. R., 2011. Revision and phylogeny of the bee genus Paratetrapedia Moure, with description of a new genus from the Andean Cordillera (Hymenoptera, Apidae, Tapinotaspidini). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 162, 351-442.

Alipanah, H., Gielis, C., Sari, A., Sarafrazi, A. and Manzari, S., 2011. Phylogenetic relationships in the tribe Oxyptilini (Lepidoptera, Pterophoridae, Pterophorinae) based on morphological data of adults. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 163, 484-547.

Astrop, T. I., 2011. Phylogeny and evolution of Mecochiridae (Decapoda: Reptantia: Glypheoidea): an integrated morphometric and cladistic approach. Journal of Crustacean Biology, 31, 114-125.

Bai, M., McCullough, E., Song, K.-Q., Liu, W.-G. and Yang, X.-K., 2011. Evolutionary constraints in hind wing shape in Chinese dung beetles (Coleoptera: Scarabaeinae). PLOS ONE, 6, e21600.

Bochkov, A. V., Klimov, P. B. and Wauthy, G., 2011. Phylogeny and coevolutionary associations of makialgine mites (Acari, Psoroptidae, Makialginae) provide insight into evolutionary history of their hosts, strepsirrhine primates. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 162, 1-14.

Chamorro, M. L. and Konstantinov, A. S., 2011. Cachiporrini, a remarkable new tribe of Lamprosomatinae (Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae) from South America. ZooKeys, 78, 43-59.

Clarke, D. J., 2011. Testing the phylogenetic utility of morphological character systems, with a revision of Creophilus Leach (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 163, 723-812.

Congreve, C. R. and Lieberman, B. S., 2011. Phylogenetic and biogeographic analysis of sphaerexochine trilobites. PLOS ONE, 6, e21304.

Dimitrov, D. and Hormiga, G., 2011. An extraordinary new genus of spiders from Western Australia with an expanded hypothesis on the phylogeny of Tetragnathidae (Araneae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 161, 735-768.

Edgecombe, G. D., Garcia-Bellido, D. C. and Paterson, J. R., 2011. A new leanchoiliid megacheiran arthropod from the lower Cambrian Emu Bay Shale, South Australia. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 56, 385-400.

Garwood, R. J., Dunlop, J. A., Giribet, G. and Sutton, M. D., 2011. Anatomically modern Carboniferous harvestmen demonstrate early cladogenesis and stasis in Opiliones. Nature Communications, 2, 444.

Gerstmeier, R. and Eberle, J., 2011. Definition and revision of the Orthrius-group of genera (Coleoptera, Cleridae, Clerinae). ZooKeys, 92, 35-60.

Hunefeld, F., Pohl, H., Wipfler, B., Beckmann, F. and Beutel, R. G., 2011. The male postabdomen and genital apparatus of Mengea tertiaria, a strepsipteran amber fossil (Insecta). Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutioanry Research, 49, 298-308.

Jaloszynski, P., 2011. Discovery of Eutheiini (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Scydmaeninae) in Australia, with implications for phylogeny and biogeography of Paraneseuthia. European Journal of Entomology, 108, 687-696.

Jocque, R. and Bosselaers, J., 2011. Revision of Pseudocorinna Simon and a new related genus (Araneae: Corinnidae): two more examples of spider templates with a large range of complexity in the genitalia. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 162, 271-350.

Keller, R. A., 2011. A phylogenetic analysis of ant morphology (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) with special reference to the poneromorph subfamilies. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 355, 1-90.

Li, B.-P., Liu, Z.-W. and Zheng, Z.-M., 2011. Phylogeny and classification of the Catantopidae at the tribal level (Orthoptera, Acridoidea). ZooKeys, 148, 209-255.

Mally, R. and Nuss, M., 2011. Molecular and morphological phylogeny of European Udea moths (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Pyraloidea). Arthropod Systematics & Phylogeny, 69, 55-71.

Mendes, A. C., 2011. Phylogeny and taxonomic revision of Heteropachylinae (Opiliones: Laniatores: Gonyleptidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 163, 437-483.

Paulay, G. and Starmer, J., 2011. Evolution, insular restriction, and extinction of oceanic land crabs, exemplified by the loss of an endemic Geograpsus in the Hawaiian Islands. PLOS ONE, 6, e19916.

Reimann, A., Richter, S. and Scholtz, G., 2011. Phylogeny of the Anomala (Crustacea, Decapoda, Reptantia) based on the ossicles of the foregut. Zoologischer Anzeiger, 250, 316-342.

Schnabel, K. E., Ahyong, S. T. and Maas, E. W., 2011. Galatheoidea are not monophyletic - molecular and morphological phylogeny of the squat lobsters (Decapoda: Anomura) with recognition of a new superfamily. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 58, 157-168.

Strausfeld, N. J. and Andrew, D. R., 2011. A new view of insect-crustacean relationships I. Inferences from neural cladistics and comparative neuroanatomy. Arthropod Structure & Development, 40, 276-288.

Wedmann, S., Hornschemeyer, T. and Schmied, H., 2011. Fossil water-penny beetles (Coleoptera: Psephenidae: Eubrianacinae) from the Eocene of Europe, with remarks on their phylogenetic position and biogeography. Palaeontology, 54, 965-980.

Wipfler, B., Machida, R., Muller, B. and Beutel, R. G., 2011. On the head morphology of Grylloblattodea (Insecta) and the systematic position of the order, with a new nomenclature for the head muscles of Dicondylia. Systematic Entomology, 36, 241-266.

Zhang, H.-Q., Dong, X.-P. and Maas, A., 2011. Hesslandona angustata (Phosphatocopida, Crustacea) from the Upper Cambrian of western Hunan, South China, with comments on phosphatocopid phylogeny. Neues Jahrbuch fur Geologie und Palaontologie Abhandlungen, 259, 157-175.


Blagoderov, V., Hippa, H. and Nel, A., 2010. Parisognoriste, a new genus of Lygistorrhinidae (Diptera: Sciaroidea) from the Oise amber with redescription of Palaeognoriste Meunier. ZooKeys, 50, 79-90.

Blank, S. M., Vilhelmsen, L. and Smith, D. R., 2010. Ophrynon (Hymenoptera: Orussidae) in California: diversity, distribution and phylogeny. Insect Systematics & Evolution, 41, 3-27.

Butler, A. D., Edgecombe, G. D., Ball, A. D. and Giribet, G., 2010. Resolving the phylogenetic position of enigmatic New Guinea and Seychelles Scutigeromorpha (Chilopoda): a molecular and morphological assessment of Ballonemini. Invertebrate Systematics, 24, 539-559.

Cassis, G. and Schuh, R. T., 2010. Systematic methods, fossils, and relationships within Heteroptera (Insecta). Cladistics, 26, 262-280.

Cognato, A. I. and Smith, S. M., 2010. Resurrection of Dryotomicus Wood and description of two new species from the Amazon River Basin (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Scolytinae, Phloeotribini). ZooKeys, 56, 49-64.

Fikacek, M. and Short, A. E. Z., 2010. Taxonomic revision and phylgeny of the genus Cetiocyon and its discovery in the Neotropical region (Insecta: Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Arthropod Systematics & Phylogeny, 68, 309-329.

Franz, N. M., 2010. Revision and phylogeny of the Caribbean weevil genus Apotomoderes Dejean, 1834 (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Entiminae). ZooKeys, 49, 33-75.

Grebennikov, V. V., 2010. First Alaocybites weevil (Insecta: Coleoptera: Curculionoidea) from the Eastern Palaearctic: a new microphthalmic species and generic relationships. Arthropod Systematics & Phylogeny, 68, 331-365.

Haug, J. T., Haug, C., Maas, A., Kutschera, V. and Waloszek, D., 2010. Evolution of mantis shrimps (Stomatopoda, Malacostraca) in the light of new Mesozoic fossils. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 10, 290.

Haug, J. T., Waloszek, D., Haug, C. and Maas, A., 2010. High-level phylogenetic analysis using developmental sequences: the Cambrian Martinssonia elongata, Musacaris gerdgeyeri gen. et sp. nov. and their position in early crustacean evolution. Arthropod Structure & Development, 39, 154-173.

Heads, S. W., 2010. The first fossil spider cricket (Orthoptera: Gryllidae: Phalangopsinae): 20 million years of troglobiomorphosis or exaptation in the dark? Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 158, 56-65.

Hou, X.-G., Williams, M., Siveter, D. J., Siveter, D. J., Aldridge, R. J. and Sansom, R. S., 2010. Soft-part anatomy of the Early Cambrian bivalved arthropods Kunyangella and Kunmingella: significance for the phylogenetic relationships of Bradoriida. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B, 277, 1835-1841.

Irmler, U., 2010. A new genus of Osoriinae in the Neotropical region with a cladistic analysis of the tribe Thoracophorini. Arthropod Systematics & Phylogeny, 68, 229-237.

Lamsdell, J. C., Braddy, S. J. and Tetlie, O. E., 2010. The systematics and phylogeny of the Stylonurina (Arthropoda: Chelicerata: Eurypterida). Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 8, 49-61.

Mynhardt, G. and Wenzel, J. W., 2010. Phylogenetic analysis of the myrmecophilous Cremastocheilus Knoch (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae, Cetoniinae), based on external adult morphology. ZooKeys, 34, 129-140.

Orozco, J. and Philips, T. K., 2010. Phylogenetic analysis of the American genus Euphoria and related groups based on morphological characters of adults (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Cetoniinae: Cetoniini). Insect Systematics & Evolution, 41, 39-54.

Ortega-Blanco, J., Rasnitsyn, A. P. and Delclos, X., 2010. A new family of ceraphronoid wasps from Early Cretaceous Alava Amber, Spain. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 55, 265–276.

Pepato, A. R., da Rocha, C. E. F. and Dunlop, J. A., 2010. Phylogenetic position of the acariform mites: sensitivity to homology assessment under total evidence. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 10, 235.

Prendini, L. and Esposito, L. A., 2010. A reanalysis of Parabuthus (Scorpiones: Buthidae) phylogeny with descriptions of two new Parabuthus species endemic to the Central Namib gravel plains, Namibia. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 159, 673-710.

Schuh, R. T. and Weirauch, C., 2010. Myrtaceae-feeding Phylinae (Hemiptera: Miridae) from Australia: description and analysis of phylogenetic and host relationships for a monophyletic assemblage of three new genera. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 344, 1-95.

Short, A. E. Z., 2010. Phylogeny, evolution and classification of the giant water scavenger beetles (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae: Hydrophilini: Hydrophilina). Systematics and Biodiversity, 8, 17-37.

Sinclair, B. J. and Kirk-Spriggs, A. H., 2010. Alavesia Waters and Arillo-a Cretaceous-era genus discovered extant on the Brandberg Massif, Namibia (Diptera: Atelestidae). Systematic Entomology, 35, 268-276.

Vardal, H. and Forshage, M., 2010. A new genus and species and a revised phylogeny of Stereomerini (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae, Aphodiinae), with notes on assumedly termitophilic aphodiines. ZooKeys, 34, 55-76.

Vernoux, J., Huang, D.-Y., Jarzembowski, E. A. and Nel, A., 2010. The Proterogomphidae: a worldwide Mesozoic family of gomphid dragonflies (Odonata: Anisoptera: Gomphides). Cretaceous Research, 31, 94-100.

Westrop, S. R., Poole, R. A. W. and Adrain, J. M., 2010. Systematics of Dokimocephalus and related trilobites from the Late Cambrian (Steptoean; Millardan and Furongian Series) of Laurentian North America. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 8, 545-606.

Yoshizawa, K. and Lienhard, C., 2010. In search of the sister group of the true lice: a systematic review of booklice and their relatives, with an updated checklist of Liposcelididae (Insecta: Psocodea). Arthropod Systematics & Phylogeny, 68, 181-195.

Zhao, J.-X., Zhao, Y._-Y., Shih, C.-K., Ren, D. and Wang, Y.-J., 2010. Transitional fossil earwigs - a missing link in Dermaptera evolution. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 10, 344.


Azar, D., Nel, A. and Neraudeau, D., 2009. A new Cretaceous psocodean family from the Charente-Maritime amber (France) (Insecta, Psocodea, Psocomorpha). Geodiversitas, 31, 117-127.

Blagoderov, V., Hippa, H. and Sevcik, J., 2009. Asiorrhina, a new Oriental genus of Lygistorrhinidae (Diptera: Sciaroidea) and its phylogenetic position. Zootaxa, 2295, 31-45.

Buffington, M. L., 2009. Description, circumscription and phylogenetics of the new tribe Zaeucoilini (Hymenoptera: Figitidae: Eucoilinae), including a description of a new genus. Systematic Entomology, 34, 162-187.

Daley, A. C., Budd, G. E., Caron, J.-B., Edgecombe, G. D. and Collins, D., 2009. The Burgess Shale anomalocaridid Hurdia and its significance for early euarthropod evolution. Science, 323, 1597-1600.

Dikow, T., 2009. Phylogeny of Asilidae inferred from morphological characters of imagines (Insecta: Diptera: Brachycera: Asiloidea). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 319, 1-175.

Dimitrov, D., Benjamin, S. P. and Hormiga, G., 2009. A revised phylogenetic analysis for the spider genus Clitaetra Simon, 1889 (Araneae, Araneoidea, Nephilidae) with the first description of the male of the Sri Lankan species Clitaetra thisbe. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, 159, 301-323.

Engel, M. S., Grimaldi, D. A. and Krishna, K., 2009. Termites (Isoptera): their phylogeny, classification, and rise to ecological dominance. American Museum Novitates, 3650, 1-27.

Grebennikov, V. V., 2009. Discheramocephalini, a new pantropical tribe of featherwing beetles (Coleoptera: Ptiliidae): description of new taxa and phylogenetic analysis. Systematic Entomology, 34, 113-136.

Grebennikov, V. V. and Newton, A. F., 2009. Good-bye Scydmaenidae, or why the ant-like stone beetles should become megadiverse Staphylinidae sensu latissimo (Coleoptera). European Journal of Entomology, 106, 275-301.

Olesen, J., 2009. Phylogeny of Branchiopoda (Crustacea) - character evolution and contribution of uniquely preserved fossils. Arthropod Systematics & Phylogeny, 67, 3-39.

Opitz, W., 2009. Classification and evolution of the genus Phymatophaea Pascoe from New Zealand and New Caledonia (Coleoptera: Cleridae: Enopliinae). Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand, 39, 85-138.

Reidenbach, K. R., Cook, S., Bertone, M. A., Harbach, R. E., Wiegmann, B. M. and Besansky, N. J., 2009. Phylogenetic analysis and temporal diversification of mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) based on nuclear genes and morphology. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 9, 298.

Ren, D., Labandeira, C. C., Santiago-Ray, J. A., Rasnitsyn, A., Shih, C.-K., Bashkev, A., Logan, M. A. V., Hotton, C. L. and Dilcher, D., 2009. A probable pollination mode before angiosperms: Eurasian, long-proboscid scorpionflies. Science, 326, 840-847.

Slipinski, A., Tomaszewska, W. and Lawrence, J. F., 2009. Phylogeny and classification of Corylophidae (Coleoptera: Cucujoidea) with descriptions of new genera and larvae. Systematic Entomology, 34, 409-433.

Wesener, T. and VandenSpiegel, D., 2009. A first phylogenetic analysis of giant pill-millipedes (Diplopoda: Sphaerotheriida), a new model Gondwanan taxon, with special emphasis on island gigantism. Cladistics, 25, 545-573.


Adrain, J. M., Chatterton, B. D. E. and Kloc, G. J., 2008. Systematics of the koneprusiine trilobites, with new taxa from the Silurian and Devonian of Laurentia. Journal of Paleontology, 82, 657-675.

Beutel, R. G., Ribera, I. and Bininda-Emonds, O. R. P., 2008. A genus-level supertree of Adephaga (Coleoptera). Organisms, Diversity & Evolution, 7, 255-269.

Bybee, S. M., Ogden, T. H., Branham, M. A. and Whiting, M. F., 2008. Molecules, morphology and fossils: a comprehensive approach to odonate phylogeny and the evolution of the odonate wing. Cladistics, 24, 477-514.

Calor, A. R. and Holzenthal, R. W., 2008. Phylogeny of Grumichellini Morse, 1981 (Trichoptera: Leptoceridae) with the description of a new genus from southeastern Peru. Aquatic Insects: International Journal of Freshwater Entomology, 30, 245-259.

Congreve, C. R. and Lieberman, B. S., 2008. Phylogenetic and biogeographic analysis of Ordovician homalonotid trilobites. The Open Paleontology Journal, 1, 24-32.

Edgecombe, G. D. and Koch, M., 2008. Phylogeny of scolopendromorph centipedes (Chilopoda): morphological analysis featuring characters from the peristomatic area. Cladistics, 24, 872-901.

Grebennikov, V. V., 2008. Tasmanitachoides belongs to Trechini (Coleoptera: Carabidae): discovery of the larva, its phylogenetic implications and revised key to Trechitae genera. Invertebrate Systematics, 22, 479-488.

Lee, S.-B., Lee, D.-C. and Choi, D. K., 2008. Cambrian-Ordovician trilobite family Missisquoiidae Hupe, 1955: systematic revision and palaeogeographical considerations based on cladistic analysis. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 260, 315-341.

Liljeblad, J., Ronquist, F., Nieves-Aldrey, J.-L., Fontal-Cazalla, F., Ros-Farre, P., Gaitros, D. and Pujade-Villar, J., 2008. A fully web-illustrated morphological phylogenetic study of relationships among oak gall wasps and their closest relatives (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae). Zootaxa, 1796, 1-73.

Michez, D., De Meulemeester, T., Rasmont, P., Nel, A. and Patiny, S., 2008. New fossil evidence of the early diversification of bees: Paleohabropoda oudardi from the French Paleocene (Hymenoptera, Apidae, Anthophorini). Zoologica Scripta, 38, 171-181.

Opitz, W., 2008. Classification, natural history, and evolution of Epiphloeinae (Coleoptera: Cleridae). Part V. Decorosa Opitz, a new genus of checkered beetles from Hispaniola with description of its four new species. American Museum Novitates, 3628, 1-19.

Smith, V. S., Light, J. E. and Durden, L. A., 2008. Rodent louse diversity, phylogeny, and cospeciation in the Manu Biosphere Reserve, Peru. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 95, 598-610.

Tetlie, O. E. and Poschmann, M., 2008. Phylogeny and palaeoecology of the Adelophthalmoidea (Arthropoda; Chelicerata; Eurypterida). Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 6, 237-249.

Vujic, A., Stahls, G., Rojo, S., Radenkovic, S. and Simic, S., 2008. Systematics and phylogeny of the tribe Paragini (Diptera: Syrphidae) based on molecular and morphological characters. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 152, 507-536.


Adrain, J. M. and Westrop, S. R., 2007. Bearriverops, a new Lower Ordovician trilobite genus from the Great Basin, western USA, and classification of the family Dimeropygidae. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, 44, 337-366.

Anjos-Silva, F. J., Engel, M. S. and Andena, S. R., 2007. Phylogeny of the cleptoparasitic bee genus Exaerete (Hymenoptera: Apidae). Apidologie, 38, 419-425.

Arango, C. P. and Wheeler, W. C., 2007. Phylogeny of the sea spiders (Arthropoda, Pycnogonida) based on direct optimization of six loci and morphology. Cladistics, 23, 255-293.

Blagoderov, V., Grimaldi, D. A. and Fraser, N. C., 2007. How time flies for flies: diverse Diptera from the Triassic of Virginia and early radiation of the order. American Museum Novitates, 3572, 1-39.

Chaboo, C. S., 2007. Biology and phylogeny of the Cassidinae Gyllenhal sensu lato (tortoise and leaf-mining beetles) (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 305, 1-250.

Corona, A. M. and Morone, J. J., 2007. Phylogenetic analysis of the subgenus Lampetis (Spinthoptera) (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) of North and Central America, and the West Indies. Journal of Natural History, 41, 1035-1046.

Costa, M. K. M., Ferrari, A. and Carvalho, G. S., 2007. Analise cladística e biogeografica dos generos do grupo Sitalces (Orthoptera, Acrididae, Abracrini). Iheringia, 97, 383-391.

Engel, M. S. and Grimaldi, D. A., 2007. Cretaceous Scolebythidae and phylogeny of the family (Hymenoptera: Chrysidoidea). American Museum Novitates, 3568, 1-16.

Liu, Z.-W., Engel, M. S. and Grimaldi, D. A., 2007. Phylogeny and geological history of the cynipoid wasps (Hymenoptera: Cynipoidea). American Museum Novitates, 3583, 1-48.

Michez, D., Nel, A., Menier, J.-J. and Rasmont, P., 2007. The oldest fossil of a melittid bee (Hymenoptera: Apiformes) from the early Eocene of Oise (France). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 150, 701-709.

Prokop, J. and Ren, D., 2007. New significant fossil insects from the Upper Carboniferous of Ningxia in northern China (Palaeodictyoptera, Archaeorthoptera). European Journal of Entomology, 104, 267-275.

Schram, F. R., 2007. Paleozoic proto-mantis shrimp revisited. Journal of Paleontology, 81, 895-916.

Shultz, J. W., 2007. A phylogenetic analysis of the arachnid orders based on morphological characters. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 150, 221-265.
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Tetlie, O. E. and Cuggy, M. B., 2007. Phylogeny of the basal swimming eurypterids (Chelicerata; Eurypterida; Eurypterina). Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 5, 345-356.


Amorim, D. S. and Grimaldi, D. A., 2006. Valeseguyidae, a new family of Diptera in the Scatopsoidea, with a new genus in Cretaceous amber from Myanmar. Systematic Entomology, 31, 508-516.

Anker, A., Ahyong, S. T., Noel, P. Y. and Palmer, A. R., 2006. Morphological phylogeny of alpheid shrimps: parallel preadaptation and the origin of a key morphological innovation, the snapping claw. Evolution, 60, 2507-2528.

Danforth, B. N., Sipes, S., Fang, J. and Brady, S. G., 2006. The history of early bee diversification based on five genes plus morphology. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 103, 15118-15123.

Grimaldi, D. and Engel, M. S., 2006. Fossil Liposcelididae and the lice ages (Insecta: Psocodea). Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B, 273, 625-633.

Karasawa, H. and Schweitzer, C. E., 2006. A new classifi cation of the Xanthoidea sensu lato (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura) based on phylogenetic analysis and traditional systematics and evaluation of all fossil Xanthoidea sensu lato. Contributions to Zoology, 75, 23-73.
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Paterson, J. R. and Edgecombe, G. D., 2006. The Early Cambrian trilobite family Emuellidae: systematic position and revision of Australian species. Journal of Paleontology, 80, 496-513.

Pitts, J. P., Wasbauer, M. S. and von Dohlen, C. D., 2006. Preliminary morphological analysis of relationships between the spider wasp subfamilies (Hymenoptera: Pompilidae): revisiting an old problem. Zoologica Scripta, 35, 63-84.

Sinclair, B. J. and Cumming, J. M., 2006. The morphology, higher-level phylogeny and classification of the Empidoidea (Diptera). Zootaxa, 1180, 1-172.

Yuan, W.-W., Fortey, R. A. and Turvey, S. T., 2006. Ontogeny and relationships of the trilobite Pseudopetigurus Pranti and Pribyl. Palaeontology, 49, 537-546.
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Beutel, R. G. and Leschen, R. A. B., 2005. Phylogenetic analysis of Staphyliniformia (Coleoptera) based on characters of larvae and adults. Systematic Entomology, 30, 510-548.

Cotton, T. J. and Fortey, R. A., 2005. Comparative morphology and relationships of the Agnostida. In Koenemann, S. and Jenner, R. A. (eds.) Crustacea and Arthropod Relationships. CRC Press, Boca Raton, p95-136.

Hippa, H., Mattson, I. and Vilkamaa, P., 2005. New taxa of the Lygistorrhinidae (Diptera: Sciaroidea) and their implications for a phylogenetic analysis of the family. Zootaxa, 960, 1-34.

Hippa, H., Jaschhof, M. and Vilkamaa, P., 2005. Phylogeny of the Manotinae, with a review of Eumanota Edwards, Paramanota Tuomikoski and Promanota Tuomikoski (Diptera, Mycetophilidae). Studia dipterologica, 11, 405-428.

Marek, P. E. and Kavanaugh, D. H., 2005. The evolutionary relationships of North American Diplous Motschulsky (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Patrobini) inferred from morphological and molecular evidence. Invertebrate Systematics, 19, 145-168.

Nel, A., Petrulevicius, J. F. and Martinez-Delclos, X., 2005. New Mesozoic Protomyrmeleontidae (Insecta: Odonatoptera: Archizygoptera) from Asia with a new phylogenetic analysis. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 3, 187-201.

Nel, A., Delclos, X. and Hutin, A., 2005. Mesozoic chrysopid-like Planipennia: a phylogenetic approach (Insecta: Neuroptera). Annales de la Societe entomologique de France (N. S.): International Journal of Entomology, 41, 29-69.

Nel, A., Petrulevicius, J. F., Gentilini, G. and Martinez-Delclos, X., 2005. Phylogenetic analysis of the Cenozoic family Sieblosiidae (Insecta: Odonata), with description of new taxa from Russia, Italy and France. Geobios, 38, 219-233.

Pollitt, J. R., Fortey, R. A. and Wills, M. A., 2005. Systematics of the trilobite families Lichidae Hawle & Corda, 1847 and Lichakephalidae Tripp, 1957: the application of Bayesian inference to morphological data. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 3, 225-241.


Ahyong, S. T. and O'Meally, D., 2004. Phylogeny of the Decapoda Reptantia: resolution using three molecular loci and morphology. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, 52, 673-693.

Amati, L. and Westrop, S. R., 2004. A systematic revision of Thaleops (Trilobita: Illaenidae) with new species from the middle and late Ordovician of Oklahoma and New York. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 2, 207-256.
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Amati, L., Feldman, R. M. and Zonneveld, J.-P., 2004. A new family of Triassic lobsters (Decapoda: Astacida) from British Columbia and its phylogenetic context. Journal of Paleontology, 78, 150-168.
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Banks, J. C. and Paterson, A. M., 2004. A penguin-chewing louse (Insecta: Phthiraptera) phylogeny derived from morphology. Invertebrate Systematics, 18, 89-100.

Belokobylskij, S. A., Zaldivar-Riveron, A. and Quicke, D. L. J., 2004. Phylogeny of the genera of the parasitic wasps subfamily Doryctinae (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) based on morphological evidence. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 142, 369-404.

Bentley, C. J. and Jago, J. B., 2004. Wuaniid trilobites of Australia. Memoirs of the Association of Australasian Palaeontologists, 30, 179-191.
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Blagoderov, V. and Grimaldi, D., 2004. Fossil Sciaroidea (Diptera) in Cretaceous ambers, exclusive of Cecidomyiidae, Sciaridae, and Keroplatidae. American Museum Novitates, 3433, 1-76.

Caron, J.-B., Rudkin, D. M. and Milliken, S., 2004. A new Late Silurian (Pridolian) naraoiid (Euarthropoda: Nektaspida) from the Bertie Formation of southern Ontario, Canada: delayed fallout from the Cambrian Explosion. Journal of Paleontology, 78, 1138-1145.
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de Bivort, B. L. and Giribet, G., 2004. A new genus of cyphophthalmid from the Iberian Peninsula with a phylogenetic analysis of the Sironidae (Arachnida: Opiliones: Cyphophthalmi) and a SEM database of external morphology. Invertebrate Systematics, 18, 7-52.

Heraty, J., Hawks, D., Kostecki, J. S. and Carmichael, A., 2004. Phylogeny and behaviour of the Gollumiellinae, a new subfamily of the ant-parasitic Eucharitidae (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea). Systematic Entomology, 29, 544-559.

Opitz, W., 2004. Classification, natural history, and evolution of the Epiphloeinae (Coleoptera: Cleridae). Part II. The genera Chaetophloeus Opitz and Plocamocera Spinola. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 280, 1-82.

Schram, F. R. and Dixon, C. J., 2004. Decapod phylogeny: addition of fossil evidence to a robust morphological cladistic data set. Bulletin of the Mizunami Fossil Museum, 31, 1-19.

Siveter, D. J., Sutton, M. D., Briggs, D. E. G. and Siveter, D. J., 2004. A Silurian sea spider. Nature, 431, 978-980.

Sundberg, F. A., 2004. Cladistic analysis of Early-Middle Cambrian kochaspid trilobites (Ptychopariida). Journal of Paleontology, 78, 920-940.
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Tinn, O. and Meidla, T., 2004. Phylogenetic relationships of Early-Middle Ordovician ostracods of Baltoscandia. Palaeontology, 47, 199-221.
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Vilhelmsen, L., 2004. The old wasp and the tree: fossils, phylogeny and biogeography in the Orussidae (Insecta, Hymenoptera). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 82, 139-160.

Wappler, T., Smith, V. S. and Dalgleish, R. C., 2004. Scratching an ancient itch: an Eocene bird louse fossil. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B, 271, S255-S258.

Yoshizawa, K., 2004. Molecular phylogeny of major lineages of Trichadenotecnum and a review of diagnostic morphological characters (Psocoptera: Psocidae). Systematic Entomology, 29, 383-394.


Adrain, J. M., 2003. Validity and composition of the Silurian trilobite genera Borealarges and Dicranogmus, with new species from the Canadian Arctic. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, 40, 749-763.

Cronier, C., 2003. Systematic relationships of the blind phacopine trilobite Trimerocephalus, with a new species from Causses-et-Veyran, Montagne Noire. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 48, 55-70.
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Di Giulio, A., Fattorini, S., Kaupp, A., Taglianti, A. V. and Nagel, P., 2003. Review of competing hypotheses of phylogenetic relationships of Paussinae (Coleoptera: Carabidae) based on larval characters. Systematic Entomology, 28, 509-537.

Grimaldi, D., 2003. A revision of Cretaceous mantises and their relationships, including new taxa (Insecta: Dictyoptera: Mantodea). American Museum Novitates, 3412, 1-47.

Karasawa, H. and Kato, H., 2003. The family Goneplacidae MacLeay, 1838 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura): systematics, phylogeny, and fossil records. Paleontological Research, 7, 129-151.
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Marshall, I. K., 2003. A morphological phylogeny for four families of amblyceran lice (Phthiraptera: Amblycera: Menoponidae, Boopiidae, Laemobothriidae, Ricinidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 138, 39-82.

Nel, A., Menier, J.-J., Waller, A., Hodebert, G. and De Ploeg, G., 2003. New fossil spongilla-flies from the lowermost Eocene amber of France (Insecta, Neuroptera, Sisyridae). Geodiversitas, 25, 109-117.

Perrichot, V., Azar, D., Neraudeau, D. and Nel, A., 2003. New Psocoptera in the Early Cretaceous amber of SW France and Lebanon (Insecta: Psocoptera: Trogiomorpha). Geological Magazine, 140, 669-683.

Pollitt, J. R., Braddy, S. J. and Dunlop, J. A., 2003. The phylogenetic position of the extinct arachnid order Phalangiotarbida Haase, 1890, with reference to the fauna from the Writhlington Geological Nature Reserve (Somerset, UK). Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh: Earth Sciences, 94, 243-259.

Rehn, A. C., 2003. Phylogenetic analysis of higher-level relationships of Odonata. Systematic Entomology, 28, 181-239.

Rode, A. L. and Babcock, L. E., 2003. Phylogeny of fossil and extant freshwater crayfish and some closely related nephropid lobsters. Journal of Crustacean Biology, 23, 418-435.
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Ward, P. S. and Brady, S. G., 2003. Phylogeny and biogeography of the ant subfamily Myrmeciinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Invertebrate Systematics, 17, 361-386.


Arango, C. P., 2002. Morphological phylogenetics of the sea spiders (Arthropoda: Pycnogonida). Organisms, Diversity & Evolution, 2, 107-125.

Budd, G. E., 2002. A palaeontological solution to the arthropod head problem. Nature, 417, 271-275.

Dikow, T. and Mathis, W. N., 2002. A revision and phylogenetic study of Actocetor Becker (Diptera: Ephydridae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 104, 249-290.

Ebbestad, J. O. R. and Budd, G. E., 2002. Burlingiid trilobites from Norway, with a discussion of their affinities and relationships. Palaeontology, 45, 1171-1195.
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Giribet, G., Edgecombe, G. D., Wheeler, W. C. and Babbitt, C., 2002. Phylogeny and systematic position of Opiliones: a combined analysis of chelicerate relationships using morphological and molecular data. Cladistics, 18, 5-70.

Huguet, A., Nel, A., Martinez-Delclos, X., Bechly, G. and Martins-Neto, R., 2002. Preliminary phylogenetic analysis of the Protanisoptera (Insecta: Odonatoptera). Geobios, 35, 537-560.

Lieberman, B. S., 2002. Phylogenetic analysis of some basal Early Cambrian trilobites, the biogeographic origins of the Eutrilobita, and the timing of the Cambrian radiation. Journal of Paleontology, 76, 692-708.

Marvaldi, A. E., Sequeira, A. S., O'Brien, C. W. and Farrell, B. D., 2002. Molecular and morphological phylogenetics of weevils (Coleoptera, Curculionoidea): do niche shifts accompany diversification? Systematic Biology, 51, 761-785.

Park, L. E., Martens, K. and Cohen, A. S., 2002. Phylogenetic relationships of Gomphocythere (Ostracoda) in Lake Tanganyika, East Africa. Journal of Crustacean Biology, 22, 15-27.
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Rode, A. L. and Lieberman, B. S., 2002. Phylogenetic and biogeographic analysis of Devonian phyllocarid crustaceans. Journal of Paleontology, 76, 271-286.
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Turvey, S. T., 2002. Phylogeny of the Reedocalymeninae (Trilobita): implications for Early Ordovician biogeography of Gondwana. Geological Society of London Special Publications, 194, 53-68.

Yoshizawa, K., 2002. Phylogeny and higher classification of suborder Psocomorpha (Insecta: Psocodea: 'Psocoptera'). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 136, 371-400.


Adrain, J. M. and Westrop, S. R., 2001. Stratigraphy, phylogeny, and species sampling in time and space. In Adrain, J. M., Edgecombe, G. D. and Lieberman, B. S. (eds.) Fossils, Phylogeny and Form: An Analytical Approach. Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, New York, p291-322.

Adrain, J. M., Westrop, S. R., Landing, E. and Fortey, R. A., 2001. Systematics of the Ordovician trilobites Ischyrotoma and Dimeropygiella, with species from the type Ibexian Area, western U.S.A.. Journal of Paleontology, 75, 947-971.
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Cotton, T. J., 2001. The phylogeny and systematics of blind Cambrian ptychoparioid trilobites. Palaeontology, 44, 167-207.

Cryan, J. R., Liebherr, J. K., Fetzner, J. W. and Whiting, M. F., 2001. Evaluation of relationships within the endemic Hawaiian Platynini (Coleoptera: Carabidae) based on molecular and morphological evidence. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 21, 72-85.

Ebach, M. C. and Ahyong, S. T., 2001. Phylogeny of the trilobite subgenus Acanthopyge (Lobopyge). Cladistics, 17, 1-10.
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Ebach, M. C. and Edgecombe, G. D., 2001. Cladistic biogeography: component-based methods and paleontological application. In Adrain, J. M., Edgecombe, G. D. and Lieberman, B. S. (ed.) Fossils, Phylogeny, and Form: An Analytical Approach. Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, New York, p235-289.

Engel, M. S., 2001. A monograph of the Baltic amber bees and evolution of the Apoidea (Hymenoptera). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 259, 1-192.

Lieberman, B. S., 2001. Phylogenetic analysis of the Olenellina Walcott, 1890 (Trilobita, Cambrian). Journal of Paleontology, 75, 96-115.
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Smith, V. S., 2001. Avian louse phylogeny (Phthiraptera: Ischnocera): a cladistic study based on morphology. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 132, 81-144.

Waisfeld, B. G., Vaccari, N. E., Chatterton, B. D. E. and Edgecombe, G. D., 2001. Systematics of Shumardiidae (Trilobita), with new species from the Ordovician of Argentina. Journal of Paleontology, 75, 827-859.
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Yoshizawa, K. and Saigusa, T., 2001. Phylogenetic analysis of paraneopteran orders (Insecta: Neoptera) based on forewing base structure, with comments on monophyly of Auchenorrhyncha (Hemiptera). Systematic Entomology, 26, 1-13.


Chaboo, C. S., 2000. Revision and phylogeny of the Caribbean genus Elytrogona Chevrolat (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Cassidinae: Stolaini). The Coleopterists Bulletin, 54, 379-394.

Cigliano, M. M. and Lange, C. E., 2000. Phylogenetic relationships of Eremopachys Brancsik (Orthoptera: Tristiridae: Tropidostethini). Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 126, 327-336.

Damgaard, J., Andersen, N. M., Cheng, L. and Sperling, F. A. H., 2000. Phylogeny of sea skaters, Halobates Eschscholtz (Hemiptera, Gerridae), based on mtDNA sequence and morphology. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 130, 511-526.

Engel, M. S., 2000. A new interpretation of the oldest fossil bee (Hymenoptera: Apidae). American Museum Novitates, 3296, 1-11.

Ros-Farre, P., Ronquist, F. and Pujade-Villar, J., 2000. Redescription of Acanthaegilips Ashmead, 1897, with characterization of the Anacharitinae and Aspiceratinae (Hymenoptera: Cynipoidea: Figitidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 129, 467-488.

Smith, V. S., 2000. Basal ischnoceran louse phylogeny (Phthiraptera: Ischnocera: Goniodidae and Heptapsogasteridae). Systematic Entomology, 25, 73-94.

Thayer, M. K., 2000. Glypholoma larvae at last: phylogenetic implications for basal Staphylinidae? (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Glypholomatinae). Invertebrate Taxonomy, 14, 741-754.


Edgecombe, G. D. and Ramskold, L., 1999. Relationships of Cambrian Arachnata and the systematic position of Trilobita. Journal of Paleontology, 73, 263-287.
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Engel, M. S., 1999. The first fossil Euglossa and phylogeny of the orchid bees (Hymenoptera: Apidae; Euglossini). American Museum Novitates, 3272, 1-14.

Lieberman, B. S., 1999. Systematic revision of the Olenelloidea (Trilobita, Cambrian). Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History, 45, 1-150.
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Quicke, D. L. J. and Belshaw, R., 1999. Incongruence between morphological data sets: an example from the evolution of endoparasitism among parasitic wasps (Hymenoptera: Braconidae). Systematic Biology, 48, 436-454.

Schram, F. R., Hof, C. H. J. and Steeman, F. A., 1999. Thylacocephala (Arthropoda: Crustacea?) from the Cretaceous of Lebanon and implications for thylacocephalan systematics. Palaeontology, 42, 769-797.
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Sundberg, F. A., 1999. Redescription of Alokistocare subcoronatum (Hall and Whitfield, 1877), the type species of Alokistocare, and the status of Alokistocaridae Resser, 1939B (Ptychopariida: Trilobita, Middle Cambrian). Journal of Paleontology, 73, 1126-1143.
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Adrain, J. M., 1998. Systematics of the Acanthoparyphinae (Trilobita), with species from the Silurian of Arctic Canada. Journal of Paleontology, 72, 698-718.
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Chatterton, B. D. E., Edgecombe, G. D., Waisfeld, B. G. and Vaccari, N. E., 1998. Ontogeny and systematics of Toernquistiidae (Trilobita, Proetida) from the Ordovician of the Argentine Precordillera. Journal of Paleontology, 72, 273-303.

Hof, C. H. J., 1998. Fossil stomatopods (Crustacea: Malacostraca) and their phylogenetic impact. Journal of Natural History, 32, 1567-1576.

Lieberman, B. S., 1998. Cladistic analysis of the Early Cambrian olenelloid trilobites. Journal of Paleontology, 72, 59-78.
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Liljeblad, J. and Ronquist, F., 1998. A phylogenetic analysis of higher-level gall wasp relationships (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae). Systematic Entomology, 23, 229-252.

Ramskold, L. and Chen, J.-Y., 1998. Cambrian lobopodians: morphology and phylogeny. In Edgecombe, G. D. (ed.) Arthropod Fossils and Phylogeny. Columbia University Press, New York, p107-150.

Schram, F. R. and Hof, C. H. J., 1998. Fossils and the interrelationships of major crustacean groups. In Edgecombe, G. D. (ed.) Arthropod Fossils and Phylogeny. Columbia University Press, New York, p233-302.

Taylor, R. S., Shen, Y.-B. and Schram, F. R., 1998. New pygocephalomorph crustaceans from the Permian of China and their phylogenetic relationships. Palaeontology, 41, 815-834.
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Wheeler, W., 1998. Molecular systematics and arthropods. In Edgecombe, G. D. (ed.) Arthropod Fossils and Phylogeny. Columbia University Press, New York, p9-32.

Wheeler, W. C. and Hayashi, C. Y., 1998. The phylogeny of the extant chelicerate orders. Cladistics, 14, 173-192.
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Wills, M. A., 1998. Crustacean disparity through the Phanerozoic: comparing morphological and stratigraphic data. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 65, 455-500.

Wills, M. A., Briggs, D. E. G., Fortey, R. A., Wilkinson, M. and Sneath, P. H. A., 1998. An arthropod phylogeny based on fossil and Recent taxa. In Edgecombe, G. D. (ed.) Arthropod Fossils and Phylogeny. Columbia University Press, New York, p33-105.


Adrain, J. M. and Edgecombe, G. D., 1997. Silurian encrinurine trilobites from the central Canadian Arctic. Palaeontographica Canadiana, 14, 1-109.
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Adrain, J. M. and Ramskold, L., 1997. Silurian Odontopleurinae (Trilobita) from the Cape Phillips Formation, Arctic Canada. Journal of Paleontology, 71, 237-261.
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Anderson, L. I. and Selden, P. A., 1997. Opisthosomal fusion and phylogeny of Palaeozoic Xiphosura. Lethaia, 30, 19-31.

Budd, G. E., 1997. Stem group arthropods from the Lower Cambrian Sirius Passet fauan of North Greenland. In Fortey, R. A. and Thomas, R. H. (eds.) Arthropod Relationships. Chapman & Hall, London, p125-138.

de Carvalho, M. G. P., Edgecombe, G. D. and Lieberman, B. S., 1997. Devonian calmoniid trilobites from the Parnalfba Basin, Piaui State, Brazil. American Museum Novitates, 3192, 1-11.

Dunlop, J. A. and Selden, P. A., 1997. The early history and phylogeny of the chelicerates. In Fortey, R. A. and Thomas, R. H. (eds.) Arthropod Relationships. Chapman & Hall, London, p221-235.
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Emerson, M. J. and Schram, F. R., 1997. Theories, patterns, and reality: game plan for arthropod phylogeny. In Fortey, R. A. and Thomas, R. H. (eds.) Arthropod Relationships. Chapman & Hall, London, p67-86.

Grimaldi, D., Agosti, D. and Carpenter, J. M., 1997. New and rediscovered primitive ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Cretaceous amber from New Jersey, and their phylogenetic relationships. American Museum Novitates, 3208, 1-43.

Lieberman, B. S. and Kloc, G. J., 1997. Evolutionary and biogeographic patterns in the Asteropyginae (Trilobita, Devonian) Delo, 1935. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 232, 1-127.
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Sundberg, F. A. and McCollum, L. B., 1997. Oryctocephalids (Corynexochida: Trilobita) of the Lower-Middle Cambrian boundary interval from California and Nevada. Journal of Paleontology, 71, 1065-1090.
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Whiting, M. F., Carpenter, J. C., Wheeler, Q. D. and Wheeler, W. C., 1997. The Stresiptera problem: phylogeny of the holometabolous insect orders inferred from 18S and 28S ribosomal DNA sequences and morphology. Systematic Biology, 46, 1-68.

Wills, M. A., 1997. A phylogeny of recent and fossil Crustacea derived from morphological characters. In Fortey, R. A. and Thomas, R. H. (eds.) Arthropod Relationships. Chapman & Hall, London, p189-209.


Westrop, S. R., Ludvigsen, R. and Kindle, C. H., 1996. Marjuman (Cambrian) agnostoid trilobites of the Cow Head Group, western Newfoundland. Journal of Paleontology, 70, 804-829.
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Haas, F., 1995. The phylogeny of the Forficulina, a suborder of the Dermaptera. Systematic Entomology, 20, 85-98.


Chatterton, B. D. E., 1994. Ordovician proetide trilobite Dimeropyge, with a new species from northwestern Canada. Journal of Paleontology, 68, 541-556.
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Lieberman, B. S., 1994. Evolution of the trilobite subfamily Proetinae Salter, 1864, and the origin, diversification, evolutionary affinity, and extinction of the Middle Devonian proetid fauna of eastern North America. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 223, 1-176.
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Norrbom, A. L., 1994. New species and phylogenetic analysis of Cryptodacus, Haywardina, and Rhagoletotrypeta (Diptera: Tephritidae). Insecta Mundi, 8, 37-65.

Wills, M. A., Briggs, D. E. G. and Fortey, R. A., 1994. Disparity as an evolutionary index: a comparison of Cambrian and Recent arthropods. Paleobiology, 20, 93-130.


Beutel, R. G., 1993. Phylogenetic analysis of Adephaga (Coleoptera) based on characters of the larval head. Systematic Entomology, 18, 127-147.

Lieberman, B. S., 1993. Systematics and biogeography of the "Metacryphaeus Group" Calmoniidae (Trilobita, Devonian), with comments on adaptive radiations and the geological history of the Malvinokaffric Realm. Journal of Paleontology, 67, 549-570.
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Wheeler, W. C., Cartwright, P. and Hayashi, C. Y., 1993. Arthropod phylogeny: a combined approach. Cladistics, 9, 1-39.


Edgecombe, G. D., 1992. Trilobite phylogeny and the Cambrian-Ordovician "event": cladistic reappraisal. In Novacek, M. J. and Wheeler, Q. D. (eds.) Extinction and Phylogeny. Columbia University Press, New York, p144-177.

Whitfield, J. B., 1992. The polyphyletic origin of endoparasitism in the cyclostome lineages of Braconidae (Hymenoptera). Systematic Entomology, 17, 273-286.


Lieberman, B. S., Edgecombe, G. D. and Eldredge, N., 1991. Systematics and biogeography of the "Malvinella Group," Calmoniidae (Trilobita, Devonian). Journal of Paleontology, 65, 824-843.
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Ramskold, L. and Chatterton, B. D. E., 1991. Revision and subdivision of the polyphyletic 'Leonaspis' (Trilobita). Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh: Earth Sciences, 82, 333-371.
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Ramskold, L. and Werdelin, L., 1991. The phylogeny and evolution of some phacopid trilobites. Cladistics, 7, 29-74.
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Selden, P. A., Shear, W. A. and Bonamo, P. M., 1991. A spider and other arachnids from the Devonian of New York, and reinterpretations of Devonian Araneae. Palaeontology, 34, 241-281.


Fortey, R. A. and Chatterton, B. D. E., 1988. Classification of the trilobite suborder Asaphina. Palaeontology, 31, 165-222.


Ball, G. E. and Maddison, D. R., 1987. Classification and evolutionary aspects of the species of the New World genus Amblygnathus Dejean, with description of Platymetopsis, new genus, and notes about selected species of Selenophorus Dejean (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Harpalini). Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 113, 189-307.


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