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The Echinoderm Newsletter - Recent scientific publications
Thandar, A.S. 2005. Two new species of Stolus Selenka (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea: Dendrochirotida: Phyllophoridae) from off the east coast of South Africa, with a revised key to the genus. African Zoology. 40 (1): 115–126.
Thandar, A.S. 2006. New species and new records of dendrochirotid and dactylochirotid holothuroids (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea) from off the east coast of South Africa. Zootaxa. 1245: 1–51.
Thandar, A.S. 2007. Additions to the aspidochirotid, molpadid and apodid holothuroids (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea) from the east coast of southern Africa, with descriptions of new species. Zootaxa. 1414: 1–62.
Thandar, A.S. 2008. Additions to the holothuroid fauna of the southern African temperate faunistic provinces, with descriptions of new species. Zootaxa 1697: 1-57.
Thandar, A.S. 2009. New species and a new record of sea cucumbers from deep waters of the South African temperate region. Zootaxa: 2013:30-42.
Turner, R. L. 2007. Effects of long-term exposure to low salinity on the brackish-water amphiurid brittlestar Ophiophragmus filograneus (Lyman, 1875) from the Indian River Lagoon System, Florida. Florida Scientist 70 (4): 464-475.
Webster, G. D., and Lane, N. G., 2007. New Permian crinoids from the Battleship Wash patch reef in southern Nevada. Journal of Paleontology, v. 81, no. 5, p. 951-965.
Webster, G. D., Maples, C. G. and Yazdi, M., 2007. Late Devonian and Mississippian echinoderms from central and northern Iran. Journal of Paleontology, v. 81, no. 5, p. 1105-1118.
Webster, G. D., 2007. Inplenary and explenary radial facets in cladid crinoids. Palaeoworld, v. 16, #4, p. 325-328.
Webster, G. D., and Sevastopulo, G. D., 2007. Paleogeographic significance of early Permian crinoids and blastoids from Oman. Paläeontologische Zeitschrift, v. 81, no. 4, p. 399-405.
Webster, G. D. Yilmaz, I., and Kozlu, H., 2008. A new Middle Devonian gasterocomid crinoid from central Turkey and revision of the Gasterocomidae. Palaeoworld, v. 17 (1), 12-20.
Ausich, W. I., and Webster, G. D. (eds), 2008, Echinoderm Paleobiology. Indiana University Press, Bloomington,
Webster, G. D., and Maples, C.G., 2008, Cladid crinoid radial facets, arm development, and arm appendages—a terminology solution for studies of lineage, classification, and paleoenvironment, p. 197-227. In Ausich, W. I., and Webster, G. D. (eds), Echinoderm Paleobiology. Indiana University Press, Bloomington.
Webster, G. D., Tintori, A., and Angiolini, L. 2009. Permian crinoids from the Saiwan and Khuff formations, southeastern Oman. Revista Italiana di Paleontoogia e Stratigrafia, v. 115(1), p. 27-48.
Webster, G. D., Waters, J., Liao, Z.-T., and Maples, C., in press. New Pennsylvanian (Moscovian) crinioids from the Quiagou Formation, Taoshigo Valley, Xinjiang-Ugar Autonomous Region, western China. Palaeoworld, 17, p.
Webster, G. D., Waters, J., Liao, Z.-T., and Maples, C., in press. New Pennsylvanian (Moscovian) crinioids from the Quiagou Formation, from Toshuyuan, Xinjiang-Ugar Autonomous Region, western China. Palaeoworld,
Webster, G. D., and Rakhmonov, U., in press. Devonian (Eifelian) crinoid cups from the Zeravashan Range southern Tien Shan, Uzbekistan. Palaeoworld, .
Webster, G. D., and Becker, R. T., in press, June 2009, Chapter 7. Devonian (Emsian to Frasnian) crinoids of the Dra Valley, eastern Anti-Atlas Mountains, Morocco. In Devonian Change. Geological Society of London, Special Publication 314.
Webster, G. D., and Waters, J., in press, June 2009, Chapter 14. Late Devonian echinoderms from the Hongguleleng Formation of northwestern China. In Devonian Change. Geological Society of London, Special Publication 314.
Waters, J. A., and Webster, G. D., in press, June 2009, Chapter 8. A reevaluation of Famennian echinoderm diversity: implications for patterns of extinction and rebound in the Late Devonian. In Devonian Change. Geological Society of London, Special Publcation 314.
Webster G.D. and Ariunchimeg, Y. 2004. The northern most Emsian crinoids known, a Devonian fauna from the Chuluun Formation, Shine Jinst area, southern Mongolia. Geobios, 37:481-487.
Webster, G.D. and Elliott, D.K. 2004. New information on crinoids (Echinodermata) from the Pennsylvanian Naco Formation of central Arizona. The Mountain Geologist, 41:77-86.
Webster, G.D., Maples, C.G., Sevastopulo, G.D., Frest, T., and Waters, J.A. 2004. Carboniferous (Visean - Moscovian) echinoderms from the Bechar Basin area of western Algeria. Bulletins American Paleontology, No. 368, 111 p.
Webster, G.D., and Waters, J. 2005. Early Chesterian echinoderms from the Otter Formation of central Montana. The Mountain Geologist, 42:23-33.
Webster, G. D., Becker, A. T., and Maples, C.G. 2005, Biostratigraphy, paleoecology, and taxonomy of Devonian (Emsian and Famennian) crinoids from southeastern Morocco. Journal of Paleontology, v. 79, p. 1052-1071.
Webster, G.D., and Maples, C.G. 2006. Cladid crinoid (Echinodermata) anal conditions, a terminology problem and proposed solution. Palaeontology, v. 49, p. 187-212.
Webster, G.D., and Kues, B.S. 2006. Pennsylvanian crinoids of New Mexico. New Mexico Geology, v. 28, no. 1, p. (in press, February issue)
Swanson, RL, Williamson, JE, de Nys, R, Kumar, N, Bucknall, MP and Steinberg, PD. (in press). Induction of settlement of larvae of the sea urchin Holopneustes purpurascens by histamine from a host alga. Biological Bulletin 206.
Wright, JT, Dworjanyn, SA, Rogers, CN, Steinberg, PD, Williamson, JE & Poore, AGB. (in press). Density-dependent sea urchin grazing: selective removal of species, changes in community composition and alternative community states. Marine Ecology Progress Series.
Zachos, L.G. In press. A new computational growth model for sea urchin skeletons. Journal of Theoretical Biology. doi:10.1016/j.jtbi.2009.04.007
Zachos, L.G. 2008. Preservation of echinoid fossils, Paleocene and Eocene of Texas. Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies Transactions 58: 919-932.
Zachos, L.G., Smadi, A. & Ahmad, F. 2008. Oligocene echinoids from Wadi al Ghadaf, Jordan. Rivista Italiana di Paleontologia e Stratigrafia 114(1): 41-49.
Zachos, L.G. & Molineux, A. 2007. Echinoid fauna from a Late Oligocene (Chattian) reef at Damon Mound, Brazoria County, Texas. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 243: 79-91.
Zachos, L.G. 2005. Dispersal of the echinoid genus Echinocyamus in the southeastern United States. Southeastern Geology 43(4): 215-227.
Zachos, L.G. & Molineux, A. 2005. Eocene echinoids of Texas. Journal of Paleontology 73(3): 491-508.