Peter J Makovicky

19972020

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2020
1 Scopus citations

Evolution: Brainier Birds

Makovicky, P. J. & Reddy, S., Jul 6 2020, In : Current Biology. 30, 13, p. R778-R780

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Modularity and heterochrony in the evolution of the ceratopsian dinosaur frill

Prieto-Márquez, A., Garcia-Porta, J., Joshi, S. H., Norell, M. A. & Makovicky, P. J., Jul 1 2020, In : Ecology and Evolution. 10, 13, p. 6288-6309 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2019

Diminutive fleet-footed tyrannosauroid narrows the 70-million-year gap in the North American fossil record

Zanno, L. E., Tucker, R. T., Canoville, A., Avrahami, H. M., Gates, T. A. & Makovicky, P. J., Dec 1 2019, In : Communications biology. 2, 1, 64.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
11 Scopus citations

New sharks and other chondrichthyans from the latest Maastrichtian (Late Cretaceous) of North America

Gates, T. A., Gorscak, E. & Makovicky, P. J., May 1 2019, In : Journal of Paleontology. 93, 3, p. 512-530 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Scopus citations
2018
Open Access
3 Scopus citations
Open Access
2 Scopus citations
Open Access
10 Scopus citations
2017

Anatomy, taphonomy, and phylogenetic implications of a new specimen of Eolambia caroljonesa (Dinosauria: Ornithopoda) from the Cedar Mountain Formation, Utah, USA

McDonald, A. T., Gates, T. A., Zanno, L. E. & Makovicky, P. J., May 2017, In : PloS one. 12, 5, e0176896.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
6 Scopus citations
8 Scopus citations
2016

An unusual new theropod with a didactyl manus from the upper cretaceous of patagonia, Argentina

Apesteguía, S., Smith, N. D., Valieri, R. J. & Makovicky, P. J., Jul 2016, In : PloS one. 11, 7, e0157793.

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Open Access
23 Scopus citations
2015

A new leptoceratopsid (ornithischia, ceratopsia) with a unique ischium from the upper cretaceous of Shandong Province, China

He, Y., Makovicky, P. J., Wang, K., Chen, S., Sullivan, C., Han, F. & Xu, X., Dec 1 2015, In : PloS one. 10, 12, e0144148.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
16 Scopus citations

Theropod teeth from the upper maastrichtian hell creek formation "sue" quarry: New morphotypes and faunal comparisons

Gates, T. A., Zanno, L. E. & Makovicky, P. J., Mar 1 2015, In : Acta Palaeontologica Polonica. 60, 1, p. 131-139 9 p.

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Open Access
3 Scopus citations
2014

A new specimen of Torvosaurus tanneri originally collected by Elmer Riggs

Hanson, M. & Makovicky, P. J., Nov 1 2014, In : Historical Biology. 26, 6, p. 775-784 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Low ecological disparity in early cretaceous birds

Mitchell, J. S. & Makovicky, P. J., May 28 2014, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 281, 1787, 20140608.

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Open Access
26 Scopus citations
2013

Neovenatorid theropods are apex predators in the Late Cretaceous of North America

Zanno, L. E. & Makovicky, P. J., Jan 1 2013, In : Nature communications. 4, 2827.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
54 Scopus citations

No evidence for directional evolution of body mass in herbivorous theropod dinosaurs

Zanno, L. E. & Makovicky, P. J., Jan 22 2013, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 280, 1751, 20122526.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
32 Scopus citations
2012

Postnatal long bone growth in terrestrial placental mammals: Allometry, life history, and organismal traits

Kilbourne, B. M. & Makovicky, P. J., Oct 1 2012, In : Journal of Morphology. 273, 10, p. 1111-1126 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations
2011

A computational analysis of limb and body dimensions in tyrannosaurus rex with implications for locomotion, ontogeny, and growth

Hutchinson, J. R., Bates, K. T., Molnar, J., Allen, V. & Makovicky, P. J., Oct 12 2011, In : PloS one. 6, 10, e26037.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
65 Scopus citations

Anatomy and affinities of large archosauromorphs from the lower Fremouw formation (Early Triassic) of Antarctica

Smith, N. D., Crandall, J. R., Hellert, S. M., Hammer, W. R. & Makovicky, P. J., Jul 1 2011, In : Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 31, 4, p. 784-797 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

A new basal ornithopod (Dinosauria, Ornithischia) from the Late Cretaceous of Mongolia

Makovicky, P. J., Kilbourne, B. M., Sadleir, R. W. & Norell, M. A., May 1 2011, In : Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 31, 3, p. 626-640 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations
Open Access
129 Scopus citations
28 Scopus citations
2010

A description of Deinonychus antirrhopus bite marks and estimates of bite force using tooth indentation simulations

Gignac, P. M., Makovicky, P. J., Erickson, G. M. & Walsh, R. P., Jul 1 2010, In : Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 30, 4, p. 1169-1177 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

A giant ornithomimosaur from the early cretaceous of China

Makovicky, P. J., Li, D., Gao, K. Q., Lewin, M., Erickson, G. M. & Norell, M. A., Jan 22 2010, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 277, 1679, p. 191-198 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
61 Scopus citations

A longirostrine tyrannosauroid from the Early Cretaceous of China

Li, D., Norell, M. A., Gao, K. Q., Smith, N. D. & Makovicky, P. J., Jan 22 2010, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 277, 1679, p. 183-190 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
64 Scopus citations

Limb bone allometry during postnatal ontogeny in non-avian dinosaurs

Kilbourne, B. M. & Makovicky, P. J., Aug 2010, In : Journal of Anatomy. 217, 2, p. 135-152 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations
2009

A life table for Psittacosaurus lujiatunensis: Initial insights into ornithischian dinosaur population biology

Erickson, G. M., Makovicky, P. J., Inouye, B. D., Zhou, C. F. & Gao, K. Q., Sep 2009, In : Anatomical Record. 292, 9, p. 1514-1521 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations

A review of the Mongolian cretaceous Dinosaur Saurornithoides (Troodontidae: Theropoda)

Norell, M. A., Makovicky, P. J., Bever, G. S., Balanoff, A. M., Clark, J. M., Barsbold, R. & Rowe, T., Jun 25 2009, In : American Museum Novitates. 3654, p. 1-63 63 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

80 Scopus citations
2008

A Megaraptor-like theropod (Dinosauria: Tetanurae) in Australia: Support for faunal exchange across eastern and western Gondwana in the Mid-Cretaceous

Smith, N. D., Makovicky, P. J., Agnolin, F. L., Ezcurra, M. D., Pais, D. F. & Salisbury, S. W., Sep 22 2008, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 275, 1647, p. 2085-2093 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

57 Scopus citations

Behavioral and faunal implications of Early Cretaceous deinonychosaur trackways from China

Li, R., Lockley, M. G., Makovicky, P. J., Matsukawa, M., Norell, M. A., Harris, J. D. & Liu, M., Mar 1 2008, In : Naturwissenschaften. 95, 3, p. 185-191 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

64 Scopus citations

Cranial shape and correlated characters in crocodilian evolution

Sadleir, R. W. & Makovicky, P. J., Nov 1 2008, In : Journal of evolutionary biology. 21, 6, p. 1578-1596 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations

Telling time from fossils: A phylogeny-based approach to chronological ordering of paleobiotas

Makovicky, P. J., Jun 1 2008, In : Cladistics. 24, 3, p. 350-371 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
2007

Feather quill knobs in the dinosaur velociraptor

Turner, A. H., Makovicky, P. J. & Norell, M. A., Sep 21 2007, In : Science. 317, 5845, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
42 Scopus citations

Homology of the neoceratopsian cervical bar elements

Tsuihiji, T. & Makovicky, P. J., Sep 1 2007, In : Journal of Paleontology. 81, 5, p. 1132-1138 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Osteology of Cryolophosaurus ellioti (Dinosauria: Theropoda) from the Early Jurassic of Antarctica and implications for early theropod evolution

Smith, N. D., Makovicky, P. J., Hammer, W. R. & Currie, P. J., Oct 1 2007, In : Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. 151, 2, p. 377-421 45 p.

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Open Access
112 Scopus citations
2006

A new dromaeosaurid theropod from ukhaa tolgod (Ömnögov, Mongolia)

Norell, M. A., Clark, J. M., Turner, A. H., Makovicky, P. J., Barsbold, R. & Rowe, T., 2006, In : American Museum Novitates. 3545, p. 1-51 51 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

99 Scopus citations

A possible egg of the dromaeosaur Deinonychus antirrhopus: Phylogenetic and biological implications

Grellet-Tinner, G. & Makovicky, P., Jun 1 2006, In : Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences. 43, 6, p. 705-719 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

57 Scopus citations

Yamaceratops dorngobiensis, a new primitive ceratopsian (Dinosauria: Ornithischia) from the cretaceous of Mongolia

Makovicky, P. J. & Norell, M. A., Dec 1 2006, In : American Museum Novitates. 3530, p. 1-42 42 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Scopus citations
2005

The earliest dromaeosaurid theropod from South America

Makovicky, P. J., Apesteguía, S. & Agnolín, F. L., Oct 13 2005, In : Nature. 437, 7061, p. 1007-1011 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

165 Scopus citations
2004

Gigantism and comparative life-history parameters of tyrannosaurid dinosaurs

Erickson, G. M., Makovicky, P. J., Currie, P. J., Norell, M. A., Yerby, S. A. & Brochu, C. A., Aug 12 2004, In : Nature. 430, 7001, p. 772-775 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

211 Scopus citations
2002

A basal troodontid from the Early Cretaceous of China

Xu, X., Norell, M. A., Wang, X. L., Makovicky, P. J. & Wu, X. C., Feb 14 2002, In : Nature. 415, 6873, p. 780-784 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

144 Scopus citations
2001

Paleontology: The beaks of ostrich dinosaurs

Norell, M. A., Makovicky, P. J. & Currie, P. J., Aug 30 2001, In : Nature. 412, 6850, p. 873-874 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Scopus citations
2000

A new troodontid theropod from ukhaa tolgod, Mongolia

Norell, M. A., Makovicky, P. J. & Clark, J. M., Apr 2000, In : Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 20, 1, p. 7-11 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

63 Scopus citations
1998

Postcranial pneumatization in Archaeopteryx

Britt, B. B., Makovicky, P. J., Gauthier, J. & Bonde, N., Sep 24 1998, In : Nature. 395, 6700, p. 374-376 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations

The presence of a furcula in tyrannosaurid theropods, and its phylogenetic and functional implications

Makovicky, P. J. & Currie, P. J., Mar 1998, In : Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 18, 1, p. 143-149 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Scopus citations