Peer-reviewed research

Astrop, T. I., Rogers, C. S., McNamara, M. (In Prep) Ocular melanosomes are not a vertebrate synapomorphy: pigments in the eyes of cephalopods

Park, L. E., Motz, G. J., Astrop, T. I., Hren, M. (In Prep) The Estuary Effect and Continental Faunas: Linking Tectonics, Sea Level and Diversity

White, T. W., Carley, M. J., Astrop, T. I., Wills, M. A. (In Prep) The morphological disparity of ammonoid shells was constrained by dynamic stability

Astrop, T. I., Wills, M. A., Korn, D., Gerber, S., Ren, Q., Angioni, S., Carley, M. (In Submission, Nature Ecology & Evolution) Selection for Functional Morphology during a Mass Extinction: Ammonoids across the Devonian-Carboniferous Boundary

Astrop, T.I., Hegna, T. Weeks, S. (In Revision, Palaeontology). Deciphering the structure and significance of the ‘Conchostracan’ carapace (Branchiopoda: Spinicaudata, Laevicaudata, Cyclestheriida)

Davis, K. E., Hill, J., Astrop, T., Wills, M. A. (2016) Global cooling as a driver of diversification in a major marine clade. Nature Communications 7

Iskandar, J., Eliason, C., Astrop, T., Maia, R., & Shawkey, M. D. (2016) Morphological Basis of Glossy Red Plumage Colours. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society.

Astrop, T.I. & Hegna, T. A. (2015) Phylogenetic Relationships Between Living and Fossil Spinicaudatan (CRUSTACEA: Branchiopoda) Taxa: Reconsidering the Evidence. Journal of Crustacean Biology. 35(3), p.339-354

Astrop, T.I., Sahni, V., Blackledge, T.A., and Stark, A.Y. (2015) Material properties of the chitin-calcium-phosphate clam shrimp carapace (Order Spinicaudata): Implications for Taphonomy and Fossilization Journal of Crustacean Biology. 35(2), p.123-131

Brown, B. S., Astrop, T. I. and Weeks, S. C. (2014) Post-larval developmental dynamics of the Spinicaudatan (Crustacea: Branchiopoda) carapace. Journal of Crustacean Biology. 34(5), p.611 – 617

Weeks, S. C., Brantner, J., Astrop, T. I., Ott, D. & Rabet, N. (2014) The Evolution of Hermaphroditism from Dioecy in Crustaceans: Selfing Hermaphroditism described in a Fourth Spinicaudatan Genus. Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 1-11.

Monferran, M. D., Gallego, O. F., Astrop T. I & Cabaleri, N. (2013) Autecology of Wolfestheria smekali (Spinicaudata) from the Upper Jurassic (Canadon Asfalto Formation), Patagonia, Argentina. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 392: 52-61

Gallego, O. F., Monferran, M. D., Astrop, T. I. & Zacarias, I. A. (2013)  Reassignment of ‘Lioestheria’ codoensis Cardoso (Spinicaudata, Anthronestheriidae) from the Lower Cretaceous of Brazil: Systematics and Paleoecology. Revista Brasileira De Paleontologia 16(1):47-60.

Astrop, T. I., Park, L. E., Brown, B. & Weeks, S. C. (2012). Sexual discrimination at Work: Spinicaudatan Clam Shrimp (Crustacea:Branchiopoda) as a Model Organism for the Study of Sexual System Evolution. Palaeontologia Electronica Vol. 15, Issue 2;20A,15p.

Astrop, T. I. (2011)Phylogeny and Evolution of Mecochiridae (Decapoda: Reptantia: Glypheoidea): An Integrated Morphometric and Cladistic Approach. Journal of Crustacean Biology. 31(1),  p.114-125.

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