NOW (New and Old Worlds) fossil mammal database

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    The NOW (New and Old Worlds) fossil mammal database contains information about Cenozoic land mammal taxa and localities. The emphasis of the database has been on the European Miocene and Pliocene but North American localities, covering the whole Cenozoic, were added to the public database in 2016. African localities are currently being added and updated, and the temporal scale is also becoming wider for both Eurasia and Africa, with Pleistocene and Paleogene localities being added into the database. The NOW database is maintained and coordinated by Mikael Fortelius in collaboration with associate coordinators, a steering group and an international advisory board.

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    • 1181 Ekologi, evolutionsbiologi

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    The rise and fall of the Old World savannah fauna and the origins of the African savannah biome

    Kaya, F., Bibi, F., Zliobaite, I., Eronen, J. T., Hui, T. & Fortelius, M., feb 2018, I : Nature Ecology & Evolution. 2, 2, s. 241-+ 9 s.

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    A survey of computational methods for fossil data analysis

    Zliobaite, I., Puolamäki, K., Eronen, J. T. & Fortelius, M., sep 2017, I : Evolutionary Ecology Research. 18, 5, s. 477-502 26 s.

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    Mammal body size evolution in North America and Europe over 20 Myr: similar trends generated by different processes

    Huang, S., Eronen, J. T., Janis, C. M., Saarinen, J. J., Silvestro, D. & Fritz, S. A., 22 feb 2017, I : Proceedings of the Royal Society B. Biological Sciences. 284, 1849, 9 s., 20162361.

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