The early evolution of synapsids, and the influence of sampling on their fossil record

@inproceedings{Brocklehurst2013TheEE,
  title={The early evolution of synapsids, and the influence of sampling on their fossil record},
  author={Neil Brocklehurst and Christian F. Kammerer and J{\"o}rg Fr{\"o}bisch},
  booktitle={Paleobiology},
  year={2013}
}
Abstract Synapsids dominated the terrestrial realm between the late Pennsylvanian and the Triassic. Their early evolution includes some of the first amniotes to evolve large size, herbivory, and macro-predators. However, little research has focused on the changes in diversity occurring during this early phase in their evolutionary history, with more effort concentrating on later events such the Permo-Triassic extinction. Here we assess synapsid diversity, at both the species and genus levels… 
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