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Machine learning confirms new records of maniraptoran theropods in Middle Jurassic UK microvertebrate faunasOpen Access / Simon Wills, Charlie J. Underwood, Paul M. Barrett, 2023 / Papers in Palaeontology, Volume9, Issue 2, March/April 2023, e1487 / https://doi.org/10.1002/spp2.1487 /PDFPDF

Macroevolutionary patterns in the pelvis, stylopodium and zeugopodium of megalosauroid theropod dinosaurs and their importance for locomotor functionOpen Access / Mauro B. S. Lacerda, Jonathas S. Bittencourt, John R. Hutchinson, 2023 / R. Soc. Open Sci. 10: 230481. https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.230481 /PDFPDF

Macrofossil evidence for a rapid and severe Cretaceous–Paleogene mass extinction in AntarcticaOpen Access/ James D. Witts, Rowan J. Whittle, Paul B. Wignall, J. Alistair Crame, Jane E. Francis, Robert J. Newton, Vanessa C. Bowman, 2016 / Nature Communications 7:11738, DOI: 10.1038/ncomms11738 /PDFPDF

Major bonebeds in mudrocks of the Morrison Formation (Upper Jurassic), northern Colorado Plateau of Utah and ColoradoOpen Access/ John R. Foster, Julia B. McHugh, Joseph E. Peterson, Michael F. Leschin, 2016 / Geology of the Intermountain West, [S.l.], v. 3, p. 33-66, dec. 2016. ISSN 2380-7601 /PDFPDF

Males Resemble Females: Re-Evaluating Sexual Dimorphism in Protoceratops andrewsi (Neoceratopsia, Protoceratopsidae)Open Access / Leonardo Maiorino, Andrew A. Farke, Tassos Kotsakis, Paolo Piras, 2015 / PLoS ONE 10(5): e0126464. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0126464 /PDFPDF

Mandibular kinesis in HesperornisPDF/ Larry D. Martin, Virginia L. Naples, 2008 / ORYCTOS, Vol. 7

Maraapunisaurus fragillimus, N.G. (formerly Amphicoelias fragillimus), a basal Rebbachisaurid from the Morrison Formation (Upper Jurassic) of Colorado / Kenneth Carpenter, 2018 / Geology of the Intermountain West, Volume 5, pp 227-244

March of the Titans: The Locomotor Capabilities of Sauropod DinosaursOpen Access / William Irvin Sellers, Lee Margetts, Rodolfo Aníbal Coria, Phillip Lars Manning, 2013 / PLoS ONE 8(10): e78733. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0078733 /PDFPDF

Martharaptor greenriverensis, a New Theropod Dinosaur from the Lower Cretaceous of UtahOpen Access/ Phil Senter, James I. Kirkland, Donald D. DeBlieux, 2012 / PLoS ONE 7(8): e43911. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0043911 /PDFPDF

Mass extinctions drove increased global faunal cosmopolitanism on the supercontinent PangaeaOpen Access / David J. Button, Graeme T. Lloyd, Martín D. Ezcurra, Richard J. Butler, 2017 / Nature Communications 8, 733 (2017) doi:10.1038/s41467-017-00827-7 / PDFPDF

Massive perturbations to atmospheric sulfur in the aftermath of the Chicxulub impactOpen Access / Christopher K. Junium, Aubrey L. Zerkle, James D. Witts, Mark W. Claire, 2022 / PNAS Vol. 119, No. 14, https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.2119194119 /PDFPDF

Mechanisms of soft tissue and protein preservation in Tyrannosaurus rexOpen Access/ Elizabeth M. Boatman, Mark B. Goodwin, Hoi-Ying N. Holman, Sirine Fakra, Wenxia Zheng, Ronald Gronsky, Mary H. Schweitzer, 2019 / Scientific Reports, Volume 9, Article number: 15678PDFPDF

Megaraptor namunhuaiquii, gen. et sp. nov., a large-clawed, Late Cretaceous theropod from Patagonia / Fernando E Novas, 1998 / Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 18(1):4-9. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.1998.10011030

Mesozoic Birds of ChinaPDF/ Lianhai Hou, 1997 / Phoenix Valley Provincial Aviary, Taiwan

Modeling Dragons: Using linked mechanistic physiological and microclimate models to explore environmental, physiological, and morphological constraints on the early evolution of dinosaursOpen Access/ David M. Lovelace, Scott A. Hartman, Paul D. Mathewson, Benjamin J. Linzmeier, Warren P. Porter, 2020 / PLoS ONE 15(5): e0223872. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0223872PDFPDF

Modified skulls but conservative brains? The palaeoneurology and endocranial anatomy of baryonychine dinosaurs (Theropoda: Spinosauridae)Open Access / Barker et al., 2023 / Journal of Anatomy, 2023;00:1–22. https://doi.org/10.1111/joa.13837 /PDFPDF

Molecular phyloecology suggests a trophic shift concurrent with the evolution of the first birdsOpen Access / Yonghua Wu, 2021 / Communications Biology, Volume 4, Article number: 547 (2021)PDFPDF

Morfología caudal de Pterodaustro guinazui (Pterosauria: Ctenochasmatidae) del Cretácico de Argentina Open Access/ Laura S. Codorniú, 2005 / Ameghiniana Vol.42, Nr..2, pp. 505-509 /PDFPDF

Morphofunctional Analysis of the Quadrate of Spinosauridae (Dinosauria: Theropoda) and the Presence of Spinosaurus and a Second Spinosaurine Taxon in the Cenomanian of North AfricaOpen Access / Christophe Hendrickx, Octávio Mateus, Eric Buffetaut, 2016 / PLoS ONE 11(1): e0144695. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0144695 /PDFPDF

Morphological and Geochemical Evidence of Eumelanin Preservation in the Feathers of the Early Cretaceous Bird, Gansus yumenensisOpen Access / Holly E. Barden, Roy A. Wogelius, Daqing Li, Phillip L. Manning, Nicholas P. Edwards, Bart E. van Dongen, 2011 / PLoS ONE 6(10): e25494. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0025494 /PDFPDF

Morphological innovation and the evolution of hadrosaurid dinosaursOpen Access/ Thomas L. Stubbs, Michael J. Benton, Armin Elsler, Albert Prieto-Márquez, 2019 / Paleobiology, Volume 45, Issue 2, pp. 347-362 /PDFPDF

Morphology and taxonomy of Quetzalcoatlus Lawson 1975 (Pterodactyloidea: Azhdarchoidea)Open Access / Brian Andres, Wann Langston Jr., 2021 / Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 41:sup1, 46-202, DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2021.1907587 /PDFPDF

Morphological disparity and structural performance of the dromaeosaurid skull informs ecology and evolutionary historyOpen Access / Yuen Ting Tse, Case Vincent Miller, Michael Pittman, 2024 / BMC Ecology and Evolution, Volume 24, Article number: 39 (2024) /PDFPDF

Morphology of a specimen of Supersaurus (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) from the Morrison Formation of Wyoming, and a re-evaluation of diplodocid phylogeny / David M. Lovelace, Scott A. Hartman, William R. Wahl, 2007 / Arquivos do Museu Nacional, Rio de Janeiro, v.65, n.4, p.527-544

Morphology, phylogenetic taxonomy, and systematics of Ichthyornis and Apatornis (Avialae: Ornithurae) / Julia A. Clarke, 2004 / Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 286, pp. 1–179

Morphometric assessment of pterosaur jaw disparityOpen Access/ Charlie A. Navarro, Elizabeth Martin-Silverstone, Thomas L. Stubbs, 2018 / Royal Society Open Science, http://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.172130 /PDFPDF

Mountain Building Triggered Late Cretaceous North American Megaherbivore Dinosaur RadiationOpen Access / Terry A. Gates, Albert Prieto-Márquez, Lindsay E. Zanno, 2012 / PLoS ONE 7(8): e42135. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0042135 /PDFPDF

Mud-trapped herd captures evidence of distinctive dinosaur socialityOpen Access/ David J. Varricchio, Paul C. Sereno, Zhao Xijn, Tan Lin, Jeffrey A. Wilson, Gabrielle H. Lyon, 2008 / Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 53 (4): 567–578 /PDFPDF

Multibody analysis and soft tissue strength refute supersonic dinosaur tailOpen Access / Simone Conti, Emanuel Tschopp, Octávio Mateus, Andrea Zanoni, Pierangelo Masarati, Giuseppe Sala, 2022 / Scientific Reports, Volume 12, Article number: 19245. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-022-21633-2/PDFPDF

Multibody dynamics model of head and neck function in Allosaurus (Dinosauria, Theropoda) / Eric Snively, John R. Cotton, Ryan Ridgely, Lawrence M. Witmer, 2013 / Palaeontologia Electronica, 16.2.11A

Multiple pathways to herbivory underpinned deep divergences in ornithischian evolutionOpen Access / David J. Button, Laura B. Porro, Stephan Lautenschlager, Marc E.H. Jones, Paul M. Barrett, 2023 / Current Biology, ISSN 0960-9822, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2022.12.019 /PDFPDF

Multivariate Analyses of Small Theropod Dinosaur Teeth and Implications for Paleoecological Turnover through Time Open Access/ Derek W. Larson, Philip J. Currie, 2013 / PLoS ONE 8(1): e54329. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0054329 /PDFPDF

Multivariate and Cladistic Analyses of Isolated Teeth Reveal Sympatry of Theropod Dinosaurs in the Late Jurassic of Northern GermanyOpen Access/ Oliver Gerke, Oliver Wings, 2016 / PLoS ONE 11(7): e0158334. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0158334 /PDF

Mummified precocial bird wings in mid-Cretaceous Burmese amberOpen Access/ Lida Xing, Ryan C. McKellar, Min Wang, Ming Bai, Jingmai K. O’Connor, Michael J. Benton, Jianping Zhang, Yan Wang, Kuowei Tseng, Martin G. Lockley, Gang Li, Weiwei Zhang, Xing Xu, 2016 / Nature Communications 7:12089, DOI: 10.1038/ncomms12089 /PDFPDF/ Ergänzende InformationenPDF

Muzquizopteryx coahuilensis n.g., n. sp., a nyctosaurid pterosaur with soft tissue preservation from the Coniacian (Late Cretaceous) of northeast Mexico (Coahuila) / Eberhard Frey, Marie-Céline Buchy, Wolfgang Stinnesbeck, Arturo González González, Alfredo di Stefano, 2006 / Oryctos 6:19-39