Vertebrate Zoology

Special Issue - Virtual Issue 2019/2020

TOPICAL VIRTUAL ISSUE
on Recent Advances in Chondrocranium Research, Guest Editor: Ingmar Werneburg
The following published papers are available online.

WERNEBURG, I. & W. MAIER
Diverging development of akinetic skulls in cryptodire and pleurodire turtles: an ontogenetic and phylogenetic study.
DOI: 10.26049/VZ69-2-2019-01

YARYHIN, O. & I. WERNEBURG
The origin of orbitotemporal diversity in lepidosaurs: insights from tuatara chondrocranial anatomy.
DOI: 10.26049/VZ69-2-2019-04

HÜPPI, E., NÚÑEZ-LEÓN, D., NAGASHIMA, H. & M. R. SÁNCHEZ-VILLAGRA
Development of the chondrocranium in the domesticated fowl (Gallus gallus f. domestica), with a study on the variation of the of hypoglossal foramina.
DOI: 10.26049/VZ69-3-2019-03

LUKAS, P., SCHMIDT, J. & L. OLSSON
Knockdown of zax in Xenopus laevis leads to craniofacial malformations and the absence of the intramandibular joint.
DOI: 10.26049/VZ70-1-2020-02

MAYR, G.
The otic region of the skull of neognathous birds: on the homology and comparative morphology of some neurovascular and muscular foramina and other external skeletal structures.
DOI: 10.26049/VZ70-1-2020-05