Links are provided for online resources. All others are available upon request from pholroyd [at] berkeley.edu.

accepted and in press

Stevens, N.J., Holroyd, P.A., Roberts, E., O'Connor, P.,& Gottfried, M. Kahawamys mbeyaensis (n. gen., n. sp.) (Rodentia: Thryonomyoidea) from the late Oligocene Rukwa Rift Basin, Tanzania Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 29(2).

Grossman, A.,& Holroyd, P.A. Miosengi butleri, gen. et sp. nov., (Macroscelidea) from the Kalodirr Member, Lothidok Formation, early Miocene of Kenya. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 29(3).

Holroyd, P.A.,& Stevens, N.J. Differentiation of Phiomys andrewsi from Lavocatomys aequatorialis (n. gen., n. sp.) (Rodentia: Thryonomyoidea) in the Oligo-Miocene interval on continental Africa. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology.

Holroyd, P.A. Macroscelidea, in Cenozoic Mammals of Africa, W.J. Sanders and L. Werdelin (eds.), University of California Press.

Holroyd, P.A. Tubulidentata, in Cenozoic Mammals of Africa, W.J. Sanders and L. Werdelin (eds.), University of California Press.

Holroyd, P.A., Lihoreau, F., Gunnell, G.F.,& Miller, E. Anthracotheriidae, in Cenozoic Mammals of Africa, W.J. Sanders and L. Werdelin (eds.), University of California Press.

Gunnell, G.F., Gingerich, P.D.,& Holroyd, P.A. Ptolemaiida, in Cenozoic Mammals of Africa, W.J. Sanders and L. Werdelin (eds.), University of California Press.

most recent

Clementz, M., Holroyd, P.A. & Koch, P.L. 2008. Identifying aquatic habits of herbivorous mammals through stable isotope analysis. Palaios 23(9): 547-585. Abstract

Holroyd, P.A. & Strait, S.G. 2008. New data on Loveina (Primates: Omomyidae) from the early Eocene Wasatch Formation and implications for washakiin relationships, pp. 243-257, in J.G. Fleagle and C.C. Gilbert, Elwyn Simons: A Search for Origins. Springer. Abstract

Smith, K.T., Bhullar, B.-A.,& Holroyd, P.A. 2008. Earliest African record of the Varanus stem-clade (Squamata: Varanidae) from the early Oligocene of Egypt. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 27(3): 909-913. Abstract

Goodwin, M.B., Grant, P.G., Bench, G. & Holroyd, P.A. 2007. Elemental composition and diagenetic alteration of dinosaur bone: Distinguishing micron-scale spatial and compositional heterogeneity using PIXE. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 253:458-476. Abstract

Holroyd, P.A., Tsubamoto, T., Egi, N., Ciochon, R.L., Takai, M., Soe Thura Tun, Chit Sein, & Gunnell, G.F. 2006. A rhinocerotid perissodactyl from the late middle Eocene Pondaung Formation, Myanmar. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 26(2):491-494. Abstract

Egi, N., Holroyd, P.A., Tsubamoto, T., Aung Naing Soe, Takai, M.,& Ciochon, R.L. 2005. Proviverrine hyaenodontids (Creodonta: Mammalia) from the Eocene of Myanmar and phylogenetic analysis of the proviverrines from the Para-Tethys area. Journal of Systematic Paleontology 3(4): 337-358. Abstract

Head, J.J., Holroyd, P.A., Hutchison, J.H., & Ciochon, R.L. 2005. First report of snakes (Serpentes) from the late middle Eocene Pondaung Formation, Myanmar. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 25(1): 246-250. pdf

Holroyd, P.A. & Mussell, J.C. 2005. Origin and relationships of the Macroscelidea and Tubulidentata, pp. 71-83, in K.D. Rose and J.D. Archibald (eds.) The Rise of Placental Mammals: Origins and Relationships of the Major Extant Clades. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, Maryland.

Holroyd, P.A., Parham, J.F., & Hutchison, J.H. 2005. A reappraisal of some Paleogene turtles from the southeastern United States. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 25(4):979-982. Abstract

Stidham, T.A., Holroyd, P.A., Gunnell, G.F., Ciochon, R.L., Tsubamoto, T., Egi, N., & Takai, M. 2005. An ibis-like bird (Aves: cf. Threskiornithidae) from the late middle Eocene of Myanmar. Contributions from the University of Michigan Museum of Paleontology 31(7): 179-184. pdf

2000-2004

Egi, N., Holroyd, P.A., Tsubamoto, T., Shigehara, N., Takai, M., Soe Thura Tun, Aye Ko Aung, & Aung Naing So. 2004. A new genus and species of hyaenodontid creodont from the Pondaung Formation (Eocene, Myanmar). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 24(2): 502-506. pdf

Holroyd, P.A., Bown, T.M., & Schankler, D. 2004. Auroralestes, n. gen., a replacement name for Eolestes Bown and Schankler, 1982, a preoccupied name. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 24: 979. pdf

Hutchison, J.H., Holroyd, P.A., & Ciochon, R.L. 2004. A preliminary report on Southeast Asia’s oldest Cenozoic turtle fauna from the late middle Eocene Pondaung Formation, Myanmar. Asiatic Herpetological Research 10: 38-52. pdf

Holroyd, P.A. & Parham, J.F. 2003. The Antiquity of African tortoises. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 23(3):688–690. pdf

Zhai Renjie, Ciochon, R.L., Tong Yongsheng, Savage, D.E., Morlo, M., Holroyd, P.A., & Gunnell, G.F. 2003. An aberrant amphicyonid mammal from the latest Eocene of the Bose Basin, Guangxi, China. Acta Paleontologica Polonica 48(2): 293-300. Abstract or pdf of article.

Hutchison, J.H. & Holroyd, P.A. 2003. Late Cretaceous and early Paleocene turtles of the Denver Basin. Rocky Mountain Geology 38(1): 121-142.

Smith, K.T. & Holroyd, P.A. 2003. Rare taxa, biostratigraphy, and the Wasatchian-Bridgerian boundary in North America. In Causes and Consequences of Globally Warm Climates in the Early Paleogene. Geological Society of America Special Paper 369 (S.L. Wing, P.D. Gingerich, B. Schmitz, and E. Thomas, eds), pp. 501-511. Abstract.

Gunnell, G.F., Ciochon, R.L., Gingerich, P.D., & Holroyd, P.A. 2002. Re-assessment of Pondaungia and Amphipithecus (Primates) from the late middle Eocene of Myanmar with comments on "Amphipithecidae" Contributions from the University of Michigan Museum of Paleontology 30(13): 337-372. Open Access at Deep Blue

Holroyd, P.A. 2002. New record of Anthracotheriidae (Artiodactyla: Mammalia) from the middle Eocene Yegua Formation (Claiborne Group), Houston County, Texas. Texas Journal of Science 54(4): 301-308.

Holroyd, P.A., Ciochon, R.L., Gunnell, G.F., Kay, R.F., Takai, M., & Godinot, M. 2002. What’s in a name?  Family-group taxonomy of larger-bodied Southeast Asian Eocene primates. Journal of Human Evolution 43(5): 755-758. Article for ScienceDirect subscribers.

Holroyd, P.A. & Hutchison, J.H. 2002. Patterns of geographic variation in latest Cretaceous vertebrates: evidence from the turtle component. Chapter 9 in The Hell Creek Formation and Cretaceous-Tertiary boundary in the northern Great Plains: an integrated continental record of the end of the Cretaceous. Geological Society of America Special Paper 361 (J.H. Hartman, K.R. Johnson, and D.J. Nichols, editors), pp. 177-190. pdf

Tsubamoto, T., Holroyd, P.A., Takai, M., Shigehara, N., Aye Ko Aung, Tin Thein, Aung Naing Soe, & Soe Thura Tun. 2000.   Upper premolar dentitions of Deperetella birmanicum (Mammalia: Perissodactyla: Deperetellidae) from the Eocene Pondaung Formation, Myanmar.  Paleontological Research 4(3): 183-190.

Holroyd P.A. & Ciochon R.L. 2000. Bunobrontops savagei: A new genus and species of brontotheriid perissodactyl from the Eocene Pondaung fauna of Myanmar.  Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 20 (2): 408-410. pdf

Holroyd P.A. & Hutchison J.H. 2000. Proximate causes for changes in vertebrate diversity in the early Paleogene: An example from turtles in the Western Interior of North America.  GFF 122: 75-76

pre-2000

Holroyd, P.A. 1999. New Pterodontinae (Hyaenodontidae: Creodonta) from the late Eocene-early Oligocene Jebel Qatrani Formation, Fayum Province, Egypt. PaleoBios 19(2): 1-18. pdf

Eaton, J.G., Hutchison, J.H., Holroyd, P.A., Korth, W.W., & Goldstrand, P.  1999. Vertebrates of the Turtle Basin Local Fauna  from middle Eocene rocks of the Sevier Plateau, south-central Utah.  In D. Gillette (ed.), Vertebrates of Utah, Utah State Geological Survey Special Memoir 99-1: 463-468.pdf

Hutchison, J.H., Eaton, J.G., Holroyd, P.A. & Goodwin, M.B. 1998. Larger vertebrates of the Kaiparowits Formation (Campanian) in the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument and adjacent areas.  In L. M. Hill (ed.), Learning from the Land, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument Science Symposium Proceedings, BLM/UT/GI-98/006+1220, Bureau of Land Management, pp. 391-399.

Holroyd, P.A., Simons, E.L., Bown, T.M., Polly, P.D., & Kraus, M.J. 1996. New records of terrestrial mammals from the upper Eocene Qasr El Sagha Formation, Fayum Depression, Egypt.  PALEOBIOLOGIE ET EVOLUTION DES MAMMIFERES DU PALEOGENE; VOLUME JUBILAIRE EN HOMMAGE A DONALD E. RUSSELL; Palaeovertebrata 25(2-4):175-192.

Holroyd, P. A. & Ciochon, R. L. 1995. A new artiodactyl (Mammalia) from the Eocene Pondaung sandstones of Burma. Annals of the Carnegie Museum 64(3): 177-183.

Holroyd, P.A. 1994. An Examination of Dispersal Origins for Fayum Mammalia. Ph.D dissertation, Duke University, University Microforms.  Ordering information.

Bown, T. M., Holroyd, P. A., & Rose, K. D. 1994. Mammalian extinctions, body size, and paleotemperature. Proceedings of the. National Academy of Sciences, USA 91(22): 10403-10406. Abstract.

Ciochon, R. L. & Holroyd, P. A. 1994. The Asian origin of Anthropoidea revisited. In J. G. Fleagle and R. F. Kay (eds.), Anthropoid Origins . Plenum Press, New York. pp. 143-162.

Gingerich, P. D., Holroyd, P. A., & Ciochon, R. L. 1994 . Rencunius zhoui : new primate from the late middle Eocene of Henan, China, and a comparison with some early Anthropoidea. In J. G. Fleagle and R. F. Kay (eds.), Anthropoid Origins . Plenum Press, New York. pp. 163-177.

Holroyd, P. A. & Ciochon, R. L. 1994. Relative ages of Eocene primate-bearing deposits of Asia. In J. G. Fleagle and R. F. Kay (eds.), Anthropoid Origins. Plenum Press, New York. pp. 123-141.

Holroyd, P. A. & Maas, M. C. 1994. Paleogeography, paleobiogeography, and anthropoid origins. In J. G. Fleagle and R. F. Kay (eds.), Anthropoid Origins . Plenum Press, New York. pp. 297-334.

Simons, E. L., Holroyd, P. A. & Bown, T. M. 1991. Early Tertiary elephant-shrews from Egypt and the origin of the Macroscelidea. Proceedings of the. National Academy of Sciences, USA 88: 9734-9737. Abstract and link to pdf.

 

USGS Reports

Henry, T. W. and Holroyd, P. A. 1997.  Upper Paleozoic Fossil Collections and Databases of the U. S. Geological Survey. Pp. 90-94 In M. Johnston and J. McChristal (eds), Partners in Paleontology, Proceedings of the Fourth Conference on Fossil Resources, National Park Service Natural Resources Report NPS/NRFLFO/NRR-97/01.

Henry, T.W., Williams, O.B., and Holroyd, P.A. 1993. USGS Permo-Carboniferous fossil locality register.  Part 1, Introduction to PC-FILES. U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey :  [Books and Open-File Reports Section, distributor], Denver, Colo. :  OFR 93-513, 38 p.

Henry, T.W. & Holroyd, P.A. 1993. USGS Permo-Carboniferous fossil locality register.  Part 2: Kansas PC-FILES. U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey :  [Books and Open-File Reports Section, distributor], Denver, Colo.: OFR 93-549,  1241 p. incl. 7 tables, diskette

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updated February 2009