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Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1970. Preliminary geological interpretation of a new hominid site in the Lake Rudolf Basin. Nature 226 (5242):225-226.

Patterson, B., A. Behrensmeyer and W. Sill. 1970. Geology and fauna of a new Pliocene locality in northwestern Kenya. Nature 226 (5249):9l8-92l.

Vondra, C., G. Johnson, B. Bowen and A. Behrensmeyer. 1971. Preliminary
stratigraphical studies of the East Rudolf Basin, Kenya. Nature 23l (5300):245-248.

Isaac, G., R. Leakey and A. Behrensmeyer. 1971. Archeological traces of early hominid activities east of Lake Rudolf, Kenya. Science l73:ll29-ll34.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1974. Late Cenozoic sedimentation in the Lake Rudolf Basin, Kenya. Annals Geol. Surv. Egypt IV:287-306.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1975. The Taphonomy and Paleoecology of Plio-Pleistocene Vertebrate Assemblages East of Lake Rudolf, Kenya. Bull. MCZ l45 (l0):473-574. (Ph.D. Dissertation)

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1976. Taphonomy and paleoecology in the hominid fossil record. In: Buettner-Janusch, J., (ed.), Yearbook of Anthropology, (Am. Assoc. Phys. Anthropologists), pp. 36-50.

Boaz, N. and A. K. Behrensmeyer. 1976. Hominid taphonomy: transport of human skeletal parts in an artificial fluviatile environment. Am. Jour. Phys. Anthropology 45 (l):53-60.

Hill, A. and A. K. Behrensmeyer. 1976. Taphonomy in East Africa: an approach to paleoecology. In: Van Zinderen Bakker, E. (ed.), Paleoecology of Africa, Vol. IX (Cape Town: A. A. Balkema), pp. l23-130.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1976. Lothagam, Kanapoi and Ekora: a general summary of stratigraphy and fauna. In: Y. Coppens et al (eds.), Earliest Man and Environments in the Late Rudolph Basin, (Chicago: University of Chicago Press), pp. l63-l70.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1976. Fossil assemblages in relation to sedimentary environments in the East Rudolph succession. In: Coppens et al. (eds.), Stratigraphy, Paleoecology and Evolution in the Lake Rudolf Basin (Chicago: University of Chicago Press), pp. 383-40l.

Gifford, D. P. and A. K. Behrensmeyer. 1977. Observed formation and burial of a recent human occupation site in Kenya. Quat. Research 8: 245-266.

Pilbeam, D., G. Meyer, C. Badgley, M. Rose, M. Pickford, A. K. Behrensmeyer and S. Ibrahim Shah. 1977. New Hominoid primates from the Siwaliks of Pakistan and their bearing on hominoid evolution. Nature, 270 (5639): 689-695.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1978. The habitat of Plio-Pleistocene hominids in East Africa: taphonomic and microstratigraphic guidance. In: C. Jolly (ed.), Early Hominids of Africa (Duckworth: London), pp. l65-l89.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1978. Correlation in Plio-Pleistocene sequences of the northern Lake Turkana Basin: a summary of evidence and issues. In: W. W. Bishop (ed.), Geological Background to Fossil Man (Geol. Soc. London), pp. 42l-440.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1978. Taphonomic and ecologic information from bone weathering. Paleobiology 4(2): l50-l62.

Leakey, R. E., M. G. Leakey and A. K. Behrensmeyer. 1979. Ch. 5, The hominid catalogue. In: M. G. Leakey and R. E. Leakey (eds.), Koobi Fora Research Project, Vol. l, The fossil hominids and an introduction to their context l968-75, (Oxford: Clarendon Press), pp. 86-l82.

Pilbeam, D. R., A. K. Behrensmeyer, J. C. Barry and S.M.I. Shah. 1979. Miocene sediments and faunas of Pakistan. Postilla, l79: l-45.

Behrensmeyer, A. K., D. Western, D. E. Dechant Boaz. 1979. New perspectives in paleoecology from a recent bone assemblage, Amboseli Park, Kenya. Paleobiology 5(l): 12-21

Badgley, C. E. and A. K. Behrensmeyer. 1980. Paleoecology of Middle Siwalik sediments and faunas, northern Pakistan. Paleo. Paleo. Paleo., 30: l33-l55.

Dodson, P., A. K. Behrensmeyer and R. T. Bakker. 1980. Taphonomy of the Morrison Formation (Kimmeridgian-Portlandian) and Cloverly Formation (Aptian-Albian) of the western United States. Mem. Soc. Geol. Fr. N.S. l39: 87-93.

Dodson, P., A. K. Behrensmeyer, R. T. Bakker, and J. McIntosh. 1980. Paleoecology of the Jurassic Morrison Fm., western North America. Paleobiology 6(2): 208-232.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. and D. E. Dechant. 1980. The recent bones of Amboseli Park, Kenya in relation to East African paleoecology. In: A. K. Behrensmeyer and A. Hill (eds.), Fossils in the Making (Chicago: Univ. Chicago Press), pp. 72-93.

Laporte, L. F. and A. K. Behrensmeyer. 1980. Tracks and substrate reworking by terrestrial vertebrates in Quaternary sediments of Kenya. JSP, 50: l337-l346.

Barry, J., A. K. Behrensmeyer and M. Monaghan. 1980. A Geologic and Biostratigraphic Framework for Miocene Sediments near Khaur Village, Northern Pakistan. Postilla 83: l9 pp.

Bunn, H., Harris, J. W. K., Isaac, G., Kaufulu, Z., Kroll, E., Schick, K., Toth, N., Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1980. FxJ:50: an early Pleistocene site in northern Kenya. World Archeol. 12: 109-136.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. and L. F. Laporte. 1981. Footprints of a Pleistocene Hominid in Northern Kenya. Nature 289: l67-l69.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. and D. E. Boaz. 1981. Late Pleistocene geology and paleontology of Amboseli National Park, Kenya. In: Paleoecology of Africa, vol. l3, eds. J. Coetzee and E. M. van Zinderen Bakker, pp. l35-l88.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1981. Vertebrate paleoecology in a recent East African ecosystem. In: Gray, J., A. J. Boucot and W. B. N. Barry, Communities of the Past. Stroudsburg, Pa.: Dowden, Hutchinson and Ross, pp. 59l-6l6.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. and L. F. Laporte. 1982. Lateral facies analysis of Koobi Fora Formation, Northern Kenya: Summary of research objectives and goals. In: Paleoecology of Africa, vol. l4, eds. J. Coetzee and E. M. van Zinderen Bakker, pp. 147-150.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1982. The Geological Context of Human Evolution. Annual Reviews of Earth and Planetary Sciences l0: 39-60.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1982. Time sampling intervals in the vertebrate fossil record. Proceedings North Am. Paleont. Conv. III, Vol. l: 41-45.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1982. Time resolution in fluvial vertebrate assemblages. Paleobiology 8: 2ll-227.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. and L. Tauxe. 1982. Isochronous fluvial systems in Miocene deposits of northern Pakistan. Sedimentology 29: 33l-352.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1983. Natural bone distributions on recent land surfaces: implications for archeological site formation. In: Animals and Archeology: l. Hunters and their prey. Eds. J. Clutton-Brock and C. Grigson. British Archeological Reports, Series l63. Pp. 93-l06.

Dodson, P., R. T. Bakker, and A. K. Behrensmeyer. 1983. Paleoecology of the dinosaur-bearing Morrison Formation. National Geographic Research Reports 15:145-156.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. and M. Raza. 1984. A procedure for documenting fossil localities in Siwalik deposits of northern Pakistan, Memoirs Geol. Survey Pakistan Vol. XI:65-69.

Hill, A. and Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1984. Disarticulation patterns of East African ungulates. Paleobiology 10(3):366-376.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. and Kidwell, S. M. l985. Taphonomy's Contributions to Paleobiology. Paleobiology 11(1):105-119.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. l985. Taphonomy and the paleoecologic reconstruction of hominid habitats in the Koobi Fora Formation. In: Coppens, Y., Ed., L'environment des hominides au Plio-Pleistocene. (Paris: Foundation Singer-Polignac). Pp. 309-324.

Hill, A. and Behrensmeyer, A. K. l985. More natural disarticulation and butchery. American Antiquity 50(l):l4l-l45.

Behrensmeyer, A. K., Gordon, Kathleen D., and Yanagi, Glenn T. l986. Trampling as a cause of bone surface damage and pseudo-cutmarks. Nature 3l9:768-77l.

Hill, A., Drake, R., Tauxe, L., Monoghan, M., Barry, J. C., Behrensmeyer, A., Curtis, G., Jacobs, B. Fine, Jacobs, L., Johnson, N. and Pilbeam, D. l986. Neogene paleontology and geochronology of the Baringo Basin, Kenya. Journal of Human Evolution l4:759-773.

Brunet, M., Coppens, Y., Pilbeam, D., Djallo, D., Behrensmeyer, A. K., Brillanceau, A., Downs, W., Duperon, M., Ekodeck, G., Flynn, L., Heinz, E., Hell, J., Jehenne, Y., Martin, L., Mosser, C., Salard-Cheboldaeff, M., Wenz, S., and Wing, S. l986. Les Formations Sedimentaires Continentales du Cretace et du Cenozoique Camerounais: Premiers Resultats d'une Prospection Paleontologique. C. R. Akad. Sci. Paris, t. 303, Serie II, #5, pp. 425-428.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1987. Miocene fluvial facies and vertebrate taphonomy in northern Pakistan. In: F. G. Ethridge, R. M. Flores, M. D. Harvey (Editors), Recent Developments in Fluvial Sedimentology. SEPM Special Publication No. 39: 169-176.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1987. Taphonomy and Hunting. In: Nitecki, M. H. and Nitecki, D. V., eds. The Evolution of Hunting, p. 423-450. (New York: Plenum).

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1988. Vertebrate Preservation in Fluvial Channels. In: Behrensmeyer, A. K. and S. M. Kidwell, eds., Ecological and Evolutionary Implications of Taphonomic Processes, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 63 (1-3): 183-199.

Kidwell, S. M. and Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1988. Overview: ecological and evolutionary implications of taphonomic processes. In: Behrensmeyer, A. K. and S. M. Kidwell, eds., Ecological and Evolutionary Implications of Taphonomic Processes, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 63 (1-3): 1-14.

Tuross, N., Behrensmeyer, A. K., Eanes, E. D., Fisher, L. W., and Hare, P. E. 1989. Biochemical and Crystallographic Changes in a Weathering Sequence of Wildebeeste Bones. Applied Geochemistry 4:261-270.

Tuross, N., Behrensmeyer, A. K. and Eanes, E. D. 1989. Strontium increases and crystallinity changes in taphonomic and archaeological bone. Journal of Archeological Science 16:661-672.

Behrensmeyer, A. K., Gordon, Kathleen D., and Yanagi, Glenn T., 1989. Non-human bone modification in Miocene fossils from Pakistan. In: Bone Modification (Proceedings of First International Conference on Bone Modification), eds. R. Bonnichsen and M. H. Sorg. Center for the Study of the First Americans, Orono, Maine, pp. 99-120.

Flynn, L. J., Pilbeam, D., Jacobs, L. L., Barry, J. C., Behrensmeyer, A. K., and Kappelman, J. W. 1990. The Siwaliks of Pakistan: Time and faunas in a Miocene terrestrial setting. Journal of Geology 98: 589-604. (Noye Johnson Memorial Volume).

Hill, A., Behrensmeyer, A. K., Brown, B., Deino, A., Rose, M., Saunders, J., Ward, S., and Winkler, A. 1991. Kipsaramon: A lower Miocene hominoid site in the Tugen Hills, Baringo District, Kenya. Journal of Human Evolution 20:67-75.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1991. Terrestrial Vertebrate Accumulations. Pp. 291-335 in Allison, P. and D. E. G. Briggs, Taphonomy: Releasing the Data Locked in the Fossil Record. New York: Plenum.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. and R. W. Hook. 1992. Paleoenvironmental contexts and taphonomic modes in the terrestrial fossil record. In: Behrensmeyer, A. K., J. D. Damuth, W. A. DiMichele, R. Potts, H.-D. Sues, and S. L. Wing, Terrestrial Ecosystems Through Time, pp. 15-136. (Chicago: University of Chicago Press).

Potts, R. and A. K. Behrensmeyer. 1992. Terrestrial Paleoecology in the Cenozoic. In: Behrensmeyer, A. K., J. D. Damuth, W. A. DiMichele, R. Potts, H.-D. Sues, and S. L. Wing, Terrestrial Ecosystems Through Time, pp. 419-541. (Chicago: University of Chicago Press).

Wing, S. L., H.-D. Sues, R. Potts, W. A. DiMichele, and A. K. Behrensmeyer. Evolutionary Paleoecology. 1992. In: Behrensmeyer, A. K., J. D. Damuth, W. A. DiMichele, R. Potts, H.- D. Sues, and S. L. Wing, Terrestrial Ecosystems Through Time, pp. 1-13 (Chicago: University of Chicago Press). (30%)

Tauxe, L., A. D. Deino, A. K. Behrensmeyer, and R. Potts. 1992. Pinning down the Brunhes/Matuyama and upper Jaramillo boundaries: a reconciliation of orbital and isotopic time scales. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 109:561-572.

Koch, P. and A. K. Behrensmeyer. 1992. Determining the source-area of ivory through isotopic analysis. African Wildlife Foundation: Elephant and Ivory Information Service No. 19:1-4.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1993. The bones of Amboseli: Bone assemblages and ecological change in a modern African ecosystem. National Geographic Research 9(4): 402-421.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. and R. E. Chapman. 1993. Models and simulations of taphonomic time-averaging in terrestrial vertebrate assemblages. In: Taphonomic Approaches to Time Resolution in Fossil Assemblages: 125-149. Edited by S. Kidwell and A. K. Behrensmeyer, Short Courses in Paleontology No. 6. Knoxville, Tennessee: Paleontological Society.

Kidwell, S. M. and Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1993. Taphonomic approaches to time
resolution in fossil assemblages: introduction. In: Taphonomic Approaches to Time Resolution in Fossil Assemblages: 1-8. Edited by S. Kidwell and A. K. Behrensmeyer, Short Courses in Paleontology No. 6. Knoxville, Tennessee: Paleontological Society.

Kidwell, S. M. and Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1993. Summary: estimates of time- averaging. In: Taphonomic Approaches to Time Resolution in Fossil Assemblages: 301-302. Edited by S. Kidwell and A. K. Behrensmeyer, Short Courses in Paleontology No. 6. Knoxville, Tennesee: Paleontological Society.

Willis, B. J., and Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1994. Architecture of Miocene overbank deposits in northern Pakistan. Journal of Sedimentary Research B64(1):60-67.

Koch, P. L., Heisinger, J., Moss, C., Carlson, R. W., Fogel, M. L., and Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1995. Isotopic tracking of change in diet and habitat use in African elephants. Science 267:1340-1343.

Behrensmeyer, A. K., R. Potts, T. Plummer, L. Tauxe, N. Opdyke, and T. Jorstad. 1995. Stratigraphy, chronology, and paleoenvironments of the Pleistocene locality of Kanjera, western Kenya. The Journal of Human Evolution:29: 247-274.

Willis, B. J. and A. K. Behrensmeyer. 1995. Fluvial systems in the Siwalik Miocene and Wyoming Eocene. Paleo-3 115:13-36.

Willis, B. J. and A. K. Behrensmeyer. 1995. Reply to Comment by J. S. Bridge on Architecture of Miocene overbank deposits in northern Pakistan. Journal of Sedimentary Research B65:403-407.

Behrensmeyer, A. K., B. J. Willis and J. Quade. 1995. Floodplains and paleosols in the Siwalik Neogene and Wyoming Paleogene: implications for the taphonomy and paleoecology of faunas. Paleo-3 115:37-60.

Badgley, C. E., and A. K. Behrensmeyer. 1995. Preservational, paleoecological and evolutionary patterns in the Paleogene of Wyoming-Montana and the Neogene of Pakistan. Paleo-3 115: 319-340.

Badgley, C., W. S. Bartels, M. E. Morgan, A. K. Behrensmeyer, and S. Mahmood Raza. 1995. Taphonomy of vertebrate assemblages from the Paleogene of northwestern Wyoming and the Neogene of northern Pakistan . Paleo-3 115: 157-181.

Aslan, A. and A. K. Behrensmeyer. 1996. Taphonomy and time resolution of bone assemblages in a contemporary fluvial system: The East Fork River, Wyoming. Palaios:11(5):411-421.

Cutler, A. H. and A. K. Behrensmeyer. 1996. Models of vertebrate mass mortality events at the K/T Boundary. In: Ryder, G., Fastovsky, D. and Gartner, S. (Eds.), The Cretaceous-Tertiary Event and Other Catastrophes in Earth History. GSA Special Paper 307: 375-380.

Isaac, G. Ll. and Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1997. Chapter 2: Geological Context and Paleoenvironments. Pp. 12-53. In: Koobi Fora Research Project Volume 5: Plio-Pleistocene Archaeology. Glynn Ll. Isaac and B. Isaac, Eds. Oxford: Clarendon Press.
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Behrensmeyer, A. K., N. E. Todd, R. Potts and G. E. McBrinn, 1997. Late Pliocene faunal turnover in the Turkana Basin, Kenya and Ethiopia. Science 278:1589-1594.

Cutler, A. H., A. K. Behrensmeyer, and R. E. Chapman. 1999. Environmental information in a recent bone assemblage: roles of taphonomic processes and ecological change. In: Martin, R., S. Goldstein and R. T. Patterson, Eds., Fossil Taphonomy: Paleoenvironmental Reconstruction and Environmental Assessment. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 149: 359-372.

Sikes, N., R. Potts and A. K. Behrensmeyer. 1999. Early Pleistocene habitat in Member 1 Olorgesailie based on paleosol stable isotopes. Journal of Human Evolution 37:721-746.

Potts, R., A. K. Behrensmeyer, and P. Ditchfield. 1999. Paleolandscape variation and early Pleistocene hominid activities: Members 1 and 7, Olorgesailie Formation. Journal of Human Evolution 37:747-788.

Behrensmeyer, A. K., S. M. Kidwell and R. A. Gastaldo. 2000. Taphonomy and Paleobiology. Paleobiology 26(4), Supplement:103-144.
Koch, P. L., Behrensmeyer, A. K., Tuross, N., Stott, A. W., Evershed, R. P., and Fogel, M. L. 2001. The effects of surficial weathering on the stable isotope composition of bones. Ancient Biomolecules 3:117-134.

Behrensmeyer, A. K., A. L. Deino, A. Hill, J. Kingston and J. J. Saunders. 2002. Geology and chronology of the middle Miocene Kipsaramon fossil site complex, Muruyur Beds, Tugen Hills, Kenya. Journal of Human Evolution 42:11-38.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. Bones through Time: The Importance of Biotic versus Abiotic Taphonomic Processes in the Vertebrate Fossil Record. 2002. In: De Renzi, M., M. V. P. Alonso, M. Belinchón, E. Peñalver, P. Montoya, and A. Marquez-Aliaga, Eds. Current topics on Taphonomy and Fossilization. Pp. 297-304. Valencia, Spain: Col Leccio Encontres, Adjuntament de Valencia. (Proceedings of the International Conference Taphos 2002)

Bobe, R., A. K. Behrensmeyer, and R. E. Chapman. 2002. Faunal change, environmental variability and late Pliocene hominin evolution. Journal of Human Evolution 42:475-497. (Awarded First Prize, International Award for Excellence in Paleontological Research from the Paleontological Foundation of Teruel, Spain, and the Spanish Ministry of Science and Technology.)

Barry, J. C., M. E. Morgan, L. J. Flynn, D. Pilbeam, A. K. Behrensmeyer, S. M. Raza, I. A. Khan, C. Badgley, J. Hicks and J. Kelley. 2002. Faunal and environmental change in the late Miocene Siwaliks of northern Pakistan. Paleobiology 28: Memoir 3 (Supplement to Number 2).

Behrensmeyer, A. K., R. Potts, A. Deino and P. Ditchfield. 2002. Olorgesailie, Kenya: A million years in the life of a rift basin. In: Sedimentation in Continental Rifts, Renaut, R.W. and Ashley, G.M, Eds.) SEPM Special Publication 73: 97-106.

Behrensmeyer, A. K., C. T. Stayton and R. E. Chapman. 2003. Taphonomy and Ecology of Modern Avifaunal Remains from Amboseli Park, Kenya. Paleobiology 29(1):52-70.

Bobe, René and A. K. Behrensmeyer. 2004. The expansion of grassland ecosystems in Africa in relation to mammalial evolution and the origin of the genus Homo. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 207: 399-420.

Trueman, C. N. G., A. K. Behrensmeyer, N. Tuross and S. Weiner. 2004. Mineralogical and compositional changes in bones exposed on soil surfaces in Amboseli National Park, Kenya: Diagenetic mechanisms and the role of sediment pore fluids. Journal of Archeological Science 31:721-739.

Bobe Quinteros, R., A. K. Behrensmeyer and C. Ormazábal. 2004. Paleoclima u evolución faunística en el Plio-Pleistoceno de África y América del Sur. Ameghiniana (Rev. Asoc. Paleontol. Argent.) 41(4):641-649.

Potts, R., Behrensmeyer, A.K., Deino, A., Ditchfield, P., and Clark, J. 2004. Small mid-Pleistocene hominin associated with East African Acheulean technology. Science 305: 75-78.

DiMichele, W.A., A.K. Behrensmeyer, T.D. Olszewski, C.C. Labandeira, J.M. Pandolfi, S.L. Wing, and R. Bobe. 2004. Long-term stasis in ecological assemblages: evidence from the fossil record. Annual Reviews of Ecology and Systematics 35:285-322.

Bobe, R., Behrensmeyer, A.K., Chapman, R.E., Eck, G.G. 2004. Evolución humana en valle del Omo (Etiopía): relación con cambios faunísticos y variaciones ambientales en el Plioceno terminal. Fundamental 3, 1-59.

Behrensmeyer, Anna K. and J. C. Barry. 2005. Biostratigraphic surveys in the Siwaliks of Pakistan: A method for standardized surface sampling of the vertebrate fossil record. Palaeontologica Electronica (Special issue in honor of W. R. Downs): Vol. 8, Issue 1:15A:24p, 839kb. http://palaeo-electronica.org.

Behrensmeyer, A. K., Franz T. Fürsich, Robert A. Gastaldo, Susan M. Kidwell, Matthew A. Kosnik, Michal Kowalewski, Roy E. Plotnick, Raymond R. Rogers, John Alroy. 2005. Are the most durable shelly taxa also the most common in the marine fossil record? Paleobiology 31(4): 607-623.

Behrensmeyer, A. K., C. E. Badgley, J. C. Barry, M. Morgan and S. M. Raza. 2005. The Paleoenvironmental Context of Siwalik Miocene Vertebrate Localities. Pp. 48-62. In: Daniel E. Lieberman, Richard J. Smith, and Jay Kelley (Editors), Interpreting the Past: Essays on Human, Primate, and Mammal Evolution in Honor of David Pilbeam. Brill Academic Publishers, Inc., Boston.

Badgley, C. E., S. Nelson, J. Barry, A. K. Behrensmeyer and T. Cerling. 2005. Testing models of faunal turnover with Neogene mammals from Pakistan. Pp. 29-44, In: Lieberman, D. E., R. J. Smith, J. Kelley, Eds. Interpreting the Past: Essays on Human, Primate, and Mammal Evolution, in Honor of David Pilbeam. American School of Prehistoric Research Monograph Series. Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.

Faith, J. T. and A. K. Behrensmeyer. 2006. Changing patterns of carnivore modification in a landscape bone assemblage, Amboseli Park, Kenya. Journal of Archeological Science 33: 1718-1733.

Trueman, C.N., A. K. Behrensmeyer, R. Potts, and N. Tuross. 2006. High-resolution records of location and relative age from rare earth element chemistry of fossil bones. Geochemica and Cosmochemica Acta 70: 4343-4355.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. Changes through Time in Carcass Survival in the Amboseli ecosystem, southern Kenya. 2007. In: Pickering, T., Schick, K, and Toth, N., Eds., Breathing Life into Fossils: Taphonomic Studies in Honor of C.K. (Bob) Brain, Pp. 137-160. Stone Age Institute Publication Series Number 2. (Gosport, Indiana: Stone Age Institute Press)

Behrensmeyer, A. K., J. Quade, Thure E. Cerling, Kappelman, J., I. Khan, P. Copeland, L. Roe, J. Hicks, Phoebe Stubblefield, B. Willis, C. LaTorre. 2007. The structure and rate of late Miocene expansion of C4 plants: evidence from lateral variation in stable isotopes in paleosols of the Siwalik series, northern Pakistan. GSA Bulletin, 119 (11): 1486–1505.

Faith, J. T., C. W. Marean and A. K. Behrensmeyer. 2007. Carnivore competition, bone destruction, and bone density. Journal of Archaeological Science 34:2025-2034.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. Bonebeds through geologic time. 2007. In: Rogers, R., D. Eberth, and T. Fiorillo, Eds., Bonebeds: Genesis, Analysis, and Paleobiological Significance, pp. 65-102. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Badgley, C. E., John C. Barry, Michèle E. Morgan, Sherry V. Nelson, A. K. Behrensmeyer, Thure E. Cerling, and David Pilbeam, 2008. Ecological changes in Miocene mammalian record show impact of prolonged climatic forcing. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science 105(34):12145-12149.

Owen, R. Bernhart, R. Potts, A. K. Behrensmeyer, P. Ditchfield. 2008. Diatoms and environmental change in the Pleistocene Olorgesailie Formation, southern Kenya Rift Valley. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 269:17-37.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 2008. Paleoenvironmental context of the Pliocene A.L. 333 “First Family” Hominin Locality, Denen Dora Member, Hadar Formation, Ethiopia. GSA Special Paper 446: The Geology of Early Humans in the Horn of Africa, edited by Jay Quade and Jonathan Wynn, pp. 203-214.

Morgan, M., Behrensmeyer, A. K., and Badgley, C. E, John C. Barry, Sherry Nelson, David R. Pilbeam. 2009. Evidence for habitat gradients using lateral variation in stable carbon isotope ratios in the Miocene Siwalik sequence of Pakistan. Geology 37:103-106.

Bennington, J.B., DiMichele, W.A., Badgley, C.E., Bambach, R.K., Barrett, P.M., Behrensmeyer, A.K., Bobe, R., Burnham, R.J., Daeschler, E.B., Van Dam, J., Eronen, J.T., Erwin, D.H., Finnegan, S., Holland, S.M., Hunt, G., Jablonski, D., Jackson, S.T., Jacobs, B.F., Kidwell, S.M., Koch, P.L., Kowalewski, M.J., Labandeira, C.C., Looy, C.V., Lyons, S.K., Novack-Gotshall, P.M., Potts, R., Roopnarine, P.D., Strömberg, C.A.E., Sues, H,-D., Wagner, P.J., Wilf, P., and Wing, S.L., 2009. Critical issues of scale in paleoecology. Palaios 24: 1–4.

Bennett , Matthew R., John W.K. Harris, Brian G. Richmond, David R. Braun, Emma Mbua, Purity Kiura, Daniel Olago, Mzalendo Kibunjia, Christine Omuombo, Anna K. Behrensmeyer, David Huddart, Silvia Gonzalez. 2009. Early hominin foot morphology based on 1.5 million year-old footprints from Ileret, Kenya. Science 323, 1197-1201.

Western, D. and A. K. Behrensmeyer, 2009. Bones track community structure over four decades of ecological change. Science 324: 1061-1064.

Owen, R. Bernhart, R. W. Renaut, J. J. Scott, R. Potts, and A. K. Behrensmeyer, Wetland sedimentation and associated diatoms in the Pleistocene Olorgesailie Basin, southern Kenya Rift Valley. 2009. Sedimentary Geology 222:124–137.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. Changes through Time in Carcass Survival in the Amboseli ecosystem, southern Kenya. In: Pickering, T. R., Toth, N., and Schick, K., Eds., African Taphonomy: A Tribute to the Careeer of C. K. “Bob” Brain, CRAFT Institute Publication, Bloomington, Indiana.

In Review:

Alroy, J., A. K. Behrensmeyer, M. T. Carrano, W. C. Clyde, E. Fara, J. J. Head, J. P. Hunter, E. H. Leckey, M. D. Uhen, X. Wang, J. A. Wertheim, R. L. Whatley, Diversity and sampling trends in the fossil record of tetrapods. (PBDB Vertebrate Working Group) PNAS

Behrensmeyer, A. K., Reed, K. E., Reconstructing the paleoecology of Australopithecus: site taphonomy, paleoenvironments, and faunas. In: “Diversity in Australopithecus: the roles of time, geography and ecology.” Stony Brook Human Evolution Workshop, September 25-29, 2007, Springer.

Deocampo, D. M., A. K. Behrensmeyer, and R. Potts. Ultrafine Clay Minerals of the Pleistocene Olorgesailie Formation, Southern Kenya Rift: Diagenesis and Paleoenvironments of Early Hominins. Clays and Clay Minerals.

Edited Volumes

Behrensmeyer, A. K. and A. Hill (Editors). 1980. Fossils in the Making: Vertebrate Paleoecology and Taphonomy (Chicago: University of Chicago Press). 338 pp.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. and Kidwell, S. M. (Editors). 1988. Ecological and Evolutionary Implications of Taphonomic Processes. Special issue, Palaeogeography, Paleoclimatology, Palaeoecology 63 (1-3):1-291.

Behrensmeyer, A. K., J. D. Damuth, W. A. DiMichele, R. Potts, H.- D. Sues, and S. L. Wing (Editors). 1992. Terrestrial Ecosystems Through Time. (Chicago: University of Chicago Press). 568 pp.

Kidwell, S. M. and Behrensmeyer, A. K. (Editors). 1993. Taphonomic Approaches to Time Resolution in Fossil Assemblages. Short Courses in Paleontology No. 6. Knoxville, Tennessee: Paleontological Society, 309 pages.

Badgley, C. E. and A. K. Behrensmeyer (Editors). 1995. Long records of Continental Ecosystems. Special Issue of Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Paleoecology 115:1-340.

Bobe, R., Alemseged, Z., Behrensmeyer, A. K. (Editors), Hominin Environments in the East African Pliocene: An Assessment of the Faunal Evidence. Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology Series, Volume 1. Springer, Dordrecht.

Not formally peer-reviewed (commentaries, book reviews, etc.):

Behrensmeyer, A. K. and D. Schindel. 1983. Resolving time in paleobiology. Paleobiology 9(1):1-8.

Buzas, M. A. and Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1987. Chapter 3: Ecology-Paleoecology. In: Boardman, R., Cheetham, A. and Rowell, B., eds. Invertebrate Paleontology, 19-28. (Palo Alto: Blackwell Scientific Publ.)

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1990. Transport/Hydrodynamics of Bones. In: Palaeobiology: A Synthesis, D. E. G. Briggs and P. R. Crowther, Eds., Blackwell Scientific Publications, Oxford, pp. 232-235.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1992. Fossil Deposits and Their Investigation. Pp. 187- 190. In: Jones, S., Martin, R. and Pilbeam, D. (Editors), The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Human Evolution. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press).

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1993. Discussion: Identifying and controlling for non-cultural processes, p. 342-348. In: From Bones to Behavior, ed. Jean Hudson. Center for Archaeological Investigations Occasional Paper 21. Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL.

Badgley, C. E., and A. K. Behrensmeyer, Editors. 1995. Introduction: Two long geological records of Continental Ecosystems. Paleo-3: 1-12.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 1999. Review of Evolution of Tertiary Mammals of North America Volume 1: Terrestrial Carnivores, Ungulates, and Ungulatelike Mammals, Edited by Christine M. Janis, Kathleen M. Scott and Louis L. Jacobs. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 155:341-345.

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 2000. Taphonomy: 3.3.7. Terrestrial Vertebrates. In: Briggs, D. E. G. and P. R. Crowther, eds., Palaeobiology II: 318-321.

Cohen, A. S., G. M. Ashley, R. Potts, A. K. Behrensmeyer, and J. Quade. 2006. Paleoclimate and human evolution workshop. EOS 87(16):161.

Bobe, René, Anna K. Behrensmeyer, Ralph E. Chapman, Gerald G. Eck, 2006. Faunal Change, Environmental Variability and Late Pliocene Hominin Evolution. Special publication of the Fundación Conjunto Paleontológico de Teruel, Spain. (Popular article)

Behrensmeyer, A. K. 2006. Climate change and human evolution. Science 311:476-478.

Cohen, A., R. Arrowsmith, A.K. Behrensmeyer, C. Campisano, C. Feibel, N.J. Shimeles Fisseha, R. Johnson, Z.K. Bedaso, C. Lockwood, D. Olago, R. Potts, K. Reed, R. Renaut, J.J. Tiercelin, M. Umer, Scientific Drilling for Human Origins: Exploring the Application of Drill Core Records to Understanding Hominin Evolution. 2009. Workshop Report for EOS Supplementary On-line materials. EOS 90(14):122.

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