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SYMBOLS: * – graduate student, ** – post-doctoral researcher, *** – former lab members, bold – lab members at the time of publication

2018 Publications

Frontalini, F., Kaminski, M.A., Coccioni, R., Kowalewski, M., (2018), Agglutinated vs. calcareous foraminiferal assemblages as bathymetric proxies: Direct multivariate tests from modern environments. Micropaleontology 64: 403-415. (First published online November 2018)

Tyler***, C.L., Dexter***, T.A., Portell, R.W., Kowalewski, M., (2018), Predation-facilitated preservation of echinoids in a tropical marine environment. Palaios 33: 478-486. (First published online October 1, 2018)

Casebolt*, S., Kowalewski, M., (2018), Mollusk shell assemblages as archives of spatial structuring of benthic communities around subtropical islands. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 215: 132-143. doi: (First published online September 27, 2018)

Nawrot**, R., Scarponi***, D., Azzarone*, M., Dexter, T.A., Kusnerik*, K.M., Wittmer***, J.M., Amorosi, A., Kowalewski, M., (2018), Stratigraphic signatures of mass extinctions: ecological and sedimentary determinants. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 285: 20181191. (First published online September 12, 2018)

Hawkins*, A., Kowalewski, M., Xiao, S., (2018), Breaking down the lithification bias: the effect of preferential sampling of larger specimens on the estimate of species richness, evenness, and average specimen size. Paleobiology 44: 326-345.

Armenteros, M., Saladrigas D., González-Casuso, L., Estevez, E.D., Kowalewski, M., (2018), The role of habitat selection on the diversity of microbenthic communities in three gulfs of the Cuban Archipelago. Bulletin of Marine Science 94: 249-268.

Tyler***, C. L., and Kowalewski, M., (2018), Regional surveys of macrobenthic shelf invertebrate communities in Onslow Bay, North Carolina, U.S.A. Scientific Data 5:180054 doi: 10.1038/sdata.2018.54.

Kowalewski, M., Casebolt*, S., Hua, Q., Whitacre, K.E., Kaufman, D., Kosnik, M.A., (2018), One fossil record, multiple time-resolutions: Comparative time-averaging of mollusks and echinoids on a carbonate platform. Geology 46: 51-54 | (published online November 2017)

2017 Publications

Scarponi***, D., Azzarone*, M., Kowalewski, M., Huntley***, J.W., (2017), Surges in trematode prevalence linked to northern Adriatic centennial-scale floodings. Scientific Reports 7: 5732 | DOI:10.1038/s41598-017-05979-6 (published online July 2017)

Heim, N.A., Payne, J.L., Finnegan, S., Knope, M.L., Kowalewski, M., Lyons, S.K., McShea, D.W., Novack-Gottshall, P.M., Smith, F.A., and Wang, S.C., (2017), Hierarchical complexity and the size limits of life. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 284: 20171039., 9p. (published online June 2017)

Klompmaker**, A., Kowalewski, M., Huntley***, J.W., Finnegan, S., (2017), Escalation of predator-prey size ratios throughout the history of marine ecosystems. Science 356: 1178–1180. (published online June 2017)

Rojas*, A., Patarroyo, P., Mao, L., Bengtson, P., Kowalewski, M., (2017), Global biogeography of Albian ammonoids: A network-based approach. Geology 45: 659-662. DOI:10.1130/G38944.1. (published online April 2017)

Scarponi***, D., Azzarone*, M., Kusnerik*, K, Amorosi, A., Bohacs, M., Drexler, T.M., Kowalewski, M., (2017), Systematic vertical and lateral changes in quality and time resolution of the macrofossil record: insights from Holocene transgressive deposits, Po coastal plain, Italy. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 9 pages (published online March 2017)

Tyler**, C.T., and Kowalewski, M., (2017), Surrogate taxa and fossils as reliable proxies of spatial biodiversity patterns in marine benthic communities. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 284: 20162839., 10p.

Rojas*, A., Portell, R. W., Kowalewski, M. (2017). The post‐Palaeozoic fossil record of drilling predation on lingulide brachiopods. Lethaia 50: 296–305. doi: 10.1111/let.12198. (published online November 2016)

Kosnik, M.A., Hua, Q., Kaufman, D., Kowalewski, M., Whitacre, K., (2017), Radiocarbon-calibrated amino acid racemization ages from Holocene sand dollars (Peronella peronii). Quaternary Geochronology 39: 174-188.

2016 Publications

Smith, F.A., Payne, J.L., Heim, N.A., Balk, M.A., Finnegan, S., Kowalewski, M., Lyons, S.K., McClain, C.R., McShea, D.W., Novack-Gottshall, P.M., Anich, P.S., Wang, S.C., (2016), Body size evolution across the Geozoic. Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences 44: 523-553.

Kosnik, M.A., Kowalewski, M. (2016) Using palaeoecological data to understand extinction risk in marine ecosystems. Biology Letters 12: 20150951.

Klompmaker**, A.A., Hyžný, M., Portell, R.W., and Kowalewski, M., (2016), Growth, inter- and intraspecific variation, palaeobiogeography, taphonomy, and systematics of the Cenozoic ghost shrimp Glypturus. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 14: 99-126. (first published online March 2015)

2015 Publications

Keiser*, L.J., Soreghan, G.S., and Kowalewski, M., (2015), Use of quartz microtextural analysis to assess possible proglacial deposition for the Pennsylvanian–Permian Cutler Formation (Colorado, U.S.A.). Journal of Sedimentary Research 85: 1310–1322.

Klompmaker**, A., Schweitzer, C., Feldmann, R., and Kowalewski, M., (2015), Environmental and scale-dependent evolutionary trends in the body size of crustaceans. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 282: 20150440,

Klompmaker**, A., Portell, R.W., Lad*, S., and Kowalewski, M., (2015), The fossil record of drilling predation on barnacles. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 426: 95-111.

Kowalewski, M., Wittmer*, J.M., Dexter**, T.A., Amorosi, A., and Scarponi, D., (2015), Differential responses of marine communities to natural and anthropogenic changes. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 282 (1803): 20142990. 8p.

2014 Publications

Wittmer*, J.M., Dexter**, T.A., Amorosi, A., Scarponi, D., and Kowalewski, M., (2014), Quantitative bathymetric models for Late Quaternary transgressive-regressive cycles of the Po Plain, Italy. Journal of Geology 122: 649-670.

Rodland***, D.L., Simões, M.G., Krause***, R.A., Jr., and Kowalewski, M., (2014), Stowing away on ships that pass in the night: Sclerobiont assemblages on individually dated bivalve and brachiopod shells from a subtropical shelf. Palaios 29: 170-183.

Tyler**, C.L., Kowalewski, M., (2014), Utility of marine benthic associations as a multivariate proxy of paleobathymetry: A direct test from recent coastal ecosystems of North Carolina. PLoS ONE 9(4): e95711. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0095711, 15p.

Dexter**, T.A., Kaufman, D.S., Krause, R.A., Jr., Barbour Wood***, S.L., Simões, M.G., Huntley***, J.W., Yanes***, Y., Romanek, C.S., and Kowalewski, M., (2014), A continuous multi-millennial record of surficial bivalve mollusk shells from the São Paulo Bight, Brazilian shelf. Quaternary Research 81: 274–283.

Kowalewski, M., Doménech, R., and Martinell, J., (2014), Vanishing clams on an Iberian beach: Local consequences and global implications of accelerating loss of shells to tourism. PLoS ONE 9(1): e83615. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0083615, 10p.

Tyler**, C.L., Leighton, L.R., Kowalewski, M., (2014), The effects of limpet morphology on durophagous predation by adult cancrid crabs. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 451: 9-15.

Tyler**, C.L., Leighton, L.R., Carlson, S.J., Huntley***, J.W., Kowalewski, M., (2014), Predation on modern and fossil brachiopods: assessing chemical defenses and palatability. Palaios 28: 724-735.

2013 Publications

Dexter**, T., Kowalewski, M., (2013), Jackknife-corrected parametric bootstrap estimates of growth rates in bivalve mollusks using nearest living relatives. Theoretical Population Biology 90: 36-48.

Klompmaker**, A., Schweitzer, C., Feldmann, R., Kowalewski, M., (2013), The influence of reefs on the rise of Mesozoic marine crustaceans. Geology 41: 1179-1182.

Scarponi***, D., Kaufman, D., Amorosi, A., Kowalewski, M., (2013), Sequence stratigraphy and the resolution of the fossil record. Geology 41: 239-242.