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  • Benton, M. J. 1998. Dinosaur fossils with soft parts. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 13:303-304.
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  • Chiappe, L. M. and L. Dingus. 2001. Walking on Eggs: The Astonishing Discovery of Thousands of Dinosaur Eggs in the Badlands of Patagonia. Scribner, New York.
  • Currie, P. J. and K. Padian, eds. 1997. Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs. Academic Press, New York.
  • Dingus, L. and T. Rowe. 1998. The Mistaken Extinction: Dinosaur Extinction and the Origin of Birds. W. H. Freeman, New York.
  • Farlow, J. O. and M. K. Brett-Surman, eds. 1997. The Complete Dinosaur. Indiana University Press, Bloomington.
  • Fastovsky, D. E. and D. B. Weishampel. 1996. The Evolution and Extinction of the Dinosaurs. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, New York.
  • Lloyd, G. T., K. E. Davis, D. Pisani, J. E. Tarver, M. Ruta, M. Sakamoto, D. W. E. Hone, R. Jennings, and M. J. Benton. 2008. Dinosaurs and the Cretaceous terrestrial revolution. Proceedings: Biological Sciences 275 (1650):2483-2490. doi:10.1098/rspb.2008.0715
  • Norell, M. A., L. Dingus, and E. S. Gaffney. 2000. Discovering Dinosaurs: Evolution, Extinction, and the Lessons of Prehistory. University of California Press, Berkeley, Calif.
  • Norman, D. B. 1985. The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs. Salamander Books, London.
  • Novacek, M. J. and E. Heck. 1996. Dinosaurs of the Flaming Cliffs. Anchor Books, New York.
  • Pisani, D., A. M. Yates, M. C. Langer, and M. J. Benton. 2002. A genus-level supertree of the Dinosauria. Proceedings of the Royal Society London B 269:915-921.
  • Sereno, P. C. 1997. The origin and evolution of dinosaurs. Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences 25:435-489.
  • Sereno, P. C. 1999. The evolution of dinosaurs. Science 284:2137-2147.
  • Sereno, P.C. 1998. A rationale for phylogenetic definitions, with application to the higher-level taxonomy of dinosauria. Neues Jahrbuch fur Geologie und Palaontologyie, Abhuandlungen 210(1): 41-83.
  • Weishampel, D. B., P. Dodson, and H. Osmolska, eds. 1990. The Dinosauria. University of California Press, Berkeley.


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