A reappraisal of the Cretaceous non-avian dinosaur faunas from Australia and New Zealand: evidence for their Gondwanan affinities

@article{Agnolin2010ARO,
  title={A reappraisal of the Cretaceous non-avian dinosaur faunas from Australia and New Zealand: evidence for their Gondwanan affinities},
  author={Federico L. Agnolin and Mart{\'i}n Daniel Ezcurra and Diego F Pais and Steven W. Salisbury},
  journal={Journal of Systematic Palaeontology},
  year={2010},
  volume={8},
  pages={257 - 300}
}
It has often been assumed that Australasian Cretaceous dinosaur faunas were for the most part endemic, but with some Laurasian affinities. In this regard, some Australasian dinosaurs have been considered Jurassic relicts, while others were thought to represent typical Laurasian forms or endemic taxa. Furthermore, it has been proposed that some dinosaurian lineages, namely oviraptorosaurians, dromaeosaurids, ornithomimosaurians and protoceratopsians, may have originated in Australia before… 
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