Evolution of Jaw Mechanisms in Ornithopod Dinosaurs by David B. WeishampelEvolution of Jaw Mechanisms in Ornithopod Dinosaurs by David B. Weishampel

Evolution of Jaw Mechanisms in Ornithopod Dinosaurs

byDavid B. Weishampel

Paperback | July 1, 1984

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Title:Evolution of Jaw Mechanisms in Ornithopod DinosaursFormat:PaperbackPublished:July 1, 1984Publisher:Springer Berlin HeidelbergLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3540131140

ISBN - 13:9783540131144

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Table of Contents

1 Introduction.- 2 Ornithopod Jaw Mechanics.- 3 Materials and Methods.- 4 Comparative Arthrology.- 4.1 Introduction.- 4.2 Mechanical Units.- 5 Neurocranial Segment.- 5.1 Laterosphenoid-Skull Roof Joint.- 5.2 Basisphenoid-Pterygoid Joint.- 6 Maxillary Segment.- 6.1 Parietal Unit.- 6.1.1 Frontal-Parietal Joint.- 6.1.2 Postorbital-Frontal Joint.- 6.1.3 Postorbital-Parietal Joint.- 6.1.4 Postorbital-Squamosal Joint.- 6.2 Quadrate Unit.- 6.2.1 Quadrate-Squamosal Joint.- 6.2.2 Quadrate-Pterygoid Joint.- 6.2.3 Quadrate-Quadratojugal Joint.- 6.2.4 Jugal-Quadrate Joint.- 6.2.5 Quadrate-Mandible Joint.- 6.3 Muzzle Unit.- 6.3.1 Frontal-Frontal Joint.- 6.3.2 Nasal-Frontal Joint.- 6.3.3 Premaxilla-Frontal Joint.- 6.3.4 Prefrontal-Frontal Joint.- 6.3.5 Prefrontal-Lacrimal Joint.- 6.3.6 Lacrimal-Nasal Joint.- 6.3.7 Prefrontal-Premaxilla Joint.- 6.3.8 Nasal-Nasal Joint.- 6.3.9 Nasal-Premaxilla Joint.- 6.3.10 Nasal-Maxilla Joint.- 6.3.11 Premaxilla-Premaxilla Joint.- 6.3.12 Maxilla-Premaxilla Joint.- 6.3.13 Premaxilla-Lacrimal Joint.- 6.3.14 Nasal-Prefrontal Joint.- 6.3.15 Postorbital-Prefrontal Joint.- 6.4 Maxillopalatal Unit.- 6.4.1 Palatine-Pterygoid Joint.- 6.4.2 Pterygoid-Ectopterygoid Joint.- 6.4.3 Maxilla-Ectopterygoid Joint.- 6.4.4 Maxilla-Palatine Joint.- 6.4.5 Maxilla-Pterygoid Joint.- 6.4.6 Jugal-Maxilla Joint.- 6.4.7 Maxilla-Lacrimal Joint.- 6.4.8 Jugal-Lacrimal Joint.- 6.4.9 Lacrimal-Palatine Joint.- 6.4.10 Jugal-Quadratojugal Joint.- 6.4.11 Jugal-Ectopterygoid Joint.- 6.4.12 Postorbital-Jugal Joint.- 6.4.13 Squamosal-Quadratojugal Joint.- 6.4.14 Jugal-Palatine Joint.- 6.4.15 Palatine-Ectopterygoid Joint.- 6.4.16 Vomer-Palatine Joint.- 6.4.17 Vomer-Pterygoid Joint.- 6.4.18 Vomer-Premaxilla Joint.- 7 Mandibular Segment.- 7.1 Dentary-Dentary Joint.- 7.2 Predentary-Dentary Joint.- 8 Dental Morphology.- 8.1 Fabrosauridae.- 8.2 Heterodontosauridae.- 8.3 Hypsilophodontidae.- 8.4 Iguanodontidae.- 8.5 Hadrosauridae.- 9 Kinematic Analyses of Ornithopod Jaw Mechanisms.- 9.1 Predictions.- 9.2 Documentation and Evolutionary Implications.- 10 Discussion and Conclusions.- 11 Summary.- 12 Acknowledgments.- Note added in proof.- 13 References.- 14 Subject Index.