Selected Publications by PIRE Participants

2014

Pimiento C, Clements CF (2014) When Did Carcharocles megalodon Become Extinct? A New Analysis of the Fossil Record. PLoS ONE 9(10).
doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0111086

Sepulchre, P., Arsouze, T., Donnadieu, Y., Dutay, J.-C., Jaramillo, C., Le Bras, J., Martin, E., Montes, C., and Waite, A. J., 2014. Consequences of shoaling of the Central American Seaway determined from modeling Nd isotopes. Paleoceanography 29.
dx.doi.org/10.1002/2013PA002501

2013

Hastings, A., Bloch, J., Jaramillo, C., Rincon, A., MacFadden, B. 2013. Systematics and Biogeography of Crocodylians from the Miocene of Panama. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 33: 239-263.
www.dx.doi.org/10.1080/02724634.2012.713814

Hendy, A. J. W. 2013. Spatial and stratigraphic variation of marine paleoenvironments in the middle-upper Miocene Gatun Formation, Isthmus of Panama. Palaios 28: 210-227.
www.dx.doi.org/10.2110/palo.2012.p12-024r

Jaramillo, C. and Cardenas, A. 2013 Global Warming and Neotropical Rainforests: A historical perspective. Annual Reviews of Earth and Planetary Sciences 41: 741-766.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1146/annurev-earth-04711-105403

Pimiento C., Gonzalez G., Hendy A., Jaramillo C., MacFadden B.J., Montes C., Suarez S.C., Shippritt M. 2013. Early Miocene chondrichthyans from the Culebra Formation, Panama: A window into marine vertebrate faunas before closure of the Central American Seaway. Journal of South American Earth Sciences 42: 159-170
www.dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsames.2012.11.005.

Pimiento C., Gonzalez G., Ehret D.J., MacFadden B.J., Hendy A., Jaramillo C. (2013) Sharks and Rays (Chondrichthyes, Elasmobranchii) from the late Miocene Gatun Formation of Panama. Journal of Paleontology 87: 755-774.
www.dx.doi.org/10.1666/12-117

Rincon, A. F., J. I. Bloch, B. J. MacFadden, and C. A. Jaramillo. 2013. First Central American record of Anthracotheriidae (Mammalia, Bothriodontinae) from the early Miocene of Panama, Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 33:2, 421–433.
www.dx.doi.org/10.1080/02724634.2013.722573

2012

Cadena, E., Bourque, J., Rincon, A., Bloch, J.I., Jaramillo, C., and MacFadden, B. 2012 New Turtles (Chelonia) from the Late Eocene through Late Miocene of the Panama Canal Basin. Journal of Paleontology 86: 539-557.
www.dx.doi.org/10.1666/11-106.1

Head, J., Rincon, A., Suarez, C., Montes, C., and Jaramillo, C. 2012 Fossil evidence for earliest Neogene American faunal interchange: Boa (Serpentes, Boinae) from the early Miocene of Panama. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 32: 1328-1334.
www.dx.doi.org/10.1080/02724634.2012.694387

Herrera, F., Manchester, S., and Jaramillo, C. 2012 Permineralized fruits from the late Eocene of Panama give clues of the composition of forests established early in the uplift of Central America. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 175:10-24.
www.dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.revpalbo.2012.02.007

Jaramillo, C. 2012 Historia Geológica del Bosque Húmedo Neotropical. Revista de la Academia Colombiana de Ciencias Exactas, Físicas y Naturales 36: 59-80.

MacFadden, B. J., L. H. Oviedo, G. M. Seymour, and S. Ellis. 2012. Fossil horses, orthogenesis, and communicating evolution in museums. Evo Edu Outreach 5:29-37.
www.dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12052-012-0394-1

Montes, C., Bayona, G., Cardona, A., Buchs, D.M., Silva, C.A., Moron, S.E., Hoyos, N., Ramirez, D.A., Jaramillo, C., and Valencia, V. 2012 Arc-Continent Collision and Orocline Formation: Closing of the Central American Seaway. Journal of Geophysical Research 117, B04105, doi:10.1029/2011JB008959.

Montes, C., Cardona, A., MacFadden, R., Moron, S.E., Silva, C.A., Restrepo-Moreno, S., Ramirez, D.A., Wilson, J., Farris, D., Bayona, G.A., Jaramillo, C., Valencia, V., and Flores, J.A. 2012 Evidence for middle Eocene and younger emergence in Central Panama: implications for Isthmus closure. Geological Society of America Bulletin, DOI: 10.1130/B30528.1.

Morgan, G. S. and N. J. Czaplewski. 2012. "Evolutionary history of the Neotropical Chiroptera: The fossil record", In Evolutionary history of bats: Fossils, molecules, and morphology, G. F. Gunnell and N. B. Simmons, editors. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

Rincon, A., Bloch, J.I., Suarez, C., MacFadden, B.J., and Jaramillo, C. 2012 New Floridatragulines (Mammalia, Camelidae) From The Early Miocene Las Cascadas Formation, Panama. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 32: 456-475.
www.dx.doi.org/10.1080/02724634.2012.635736

Whattam, S.A, Montes, C., McFadden, R., Cardona, A., Ramirez, D. and Valencia, V. 2012. "Age and origin of earliest adakitic-like magmatism in Panama: implications for the tectonic evolution of the Panamanian magmatic arc system", Lithos 142-143: 226-244.
www.dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.lithos.2012.02.017

Hendy, Austin. 2012. Key to the Fossils of the Gatun Formations. Field_Key_Fossils_Gatun.pdf

2011

Farris, D.W., Jaramillo, C., Bayona, G., Restrepo-Moreno, S., Montes, C., Cardona, A., Mora, A., Speakman, R.J., Glasscock, M.D., Reiners, P., Valencia, V. 2011 Fracturing of the Panamanian Isthmus during initial collision with South America. Geology 39: 1007-1010.
www.dx.doi.org/10.1130/G32237.1

Pimiento C. and Pringle R. 2011. Fossil sharks: Learning from and about the past. Science Scope 34 (6) 52-59. 

2010

Herrera, F., Manchester, S., Jaramillo, C., MacFadden, B., and Silva, S. 2010 Phytogeographic History and Phylogeny of the Humiriaceae. International Journal of Plant Sciences 171: 392-408.

MacFadden, B.J., Kirby, M.X., Rincon, A., Montes, C., Moron, S., Strong, N., and Jaramillo, C. 2010 Extinct Peccary "Cynorca" occidentale (Tayasuidae) from the Miocene of Panama and Correlations to North America. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 84: 288-298.

Pimiento C., Ehret D.J., MacFadden B.J., Hubbell G. 2010. Ancient Nursery Area for the Extinct Giant Shark Megalodon from the Miocene of Panama. PLoS ONE 5(5): e10552, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0010552

Uhen, M., A. Coates, C. Jaramillo, C. Montes, C. Pimeinto, A. Rincon, N. Strong, and J. Velez-Juarbe. 2010. Marine mammals from the Miocene ofPanama. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, p. 167, vol. 30.
www.dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsames.2010.08.002

Vega, F., Nyborg, T., Kovalchuk, G., Etayo, F., Luque, J., Rojas-Briceño, A., Patarroyo, P., Porras-Muzquiz, H., Armstrong, A., Bemudez, H., and Garibay, L. 2010. On some Panamerican Cretaceous Crabs (Decapoda: Raninoida). Boletín de la Sociedad Geológica Méxicana 62: 263-279.

2009

MacFadden, B. J. 2009. Three-toed browsing horse Anchitherium (Equidae) from the Miocene of Panama. Journal of Paleontology 83(3):489-492.

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