Journal cover Journal topic
Fossil Record A palaeontological open-access journal of the Museum für Naturkunde
Journal topic

Journal metrics

Journal metrics

  • IF value: 1.345 IF 1.345
  • IF 5-year value: 1.351 IF 5-year
    1.351
  • CiteScore value: 1.3 CiteScore
    1.3
  • SNIP value: 0.702 SNIP 0.702
  • SJR value: 0.442 SJR 0.442
  • Scimago H <br class='hide-on-tablet hide-on-mobile'>index value: 17 Scimago H
    index 17
07 Mar 2014
High-resolution stratigraphy of the Changhsingian (Late Permian) successions of NW Iran and the Transcaucasus based on lithological features, conodonts and ammonoids
A. Ghaderi, L. Leda, M. Schobben, D. Korn, and A. R. Ashouri
Foss. Rec., 17, 41–57, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-17-41-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-17-41-2014, 2014 | 10,779 views
24 Mar 2017
The blueprint of the Amphiesmenoptera – Tarachoptera, a new order of insects from Burmese amber (Insecta, Amphiesmenoptera)
Wolfram Mey, Wilfried Wichard, Patrick Müller, and Bo Wang
Foss. Rec., 20, 129–145, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-129-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-129-2017, 2017 | 2,760 views
Short summary
07 Mar 2014
Osteoderm distribution has low impact on the centre of mass of stegosaurs
H. Mallison
Foss. Rec., 17, 33–39, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-17-33-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-17-33-2014, 2014 | 2,700 views
06 Oct 2014
New information on the cranial and postcranial anatomy of the early synapsid Ianthodon schultzei (Sphenacomorpha: Sphenacodontia), and its evolutionary significance
F. Spindler, D. Scott, and R. R. Reisz
Foss. Rec., 18, 17–30, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-18-17-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-18-17-2015, 2015 | 2,588 views
06 Oct 2014
The rarity of gastroliths in sauropod dinosaurs – a case study in the Late Jurassic Morrison Formation, western USA
O. Wings
Foss. Rec., 18, 1–16, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-18-1-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-18-1-2015, 2015 | 2,152 views
01 Jan 2002
Cuticles of Karinopteris beneckei (Potonié ex Huth) Boersma emend., a mariopterid seed fern from the Upper Carboniferous of Lower Silesia (Poland)
M. Krings and S. Schultka
Foss. Rec., 5, 319–333, https://doi.org/10.1002/mmng.20020050120,https://doi.org/10.1002/mmng.20020050120, 2002 | 2,114 views
23 Mar 2016
A new species of Cyclotosaurus (Stereospondyli, Capitosauria) from the Late Triassic of Bielefeld, NW Germany, and the intrarelationships of the genus
Florian Witzmann, Sven Sachs, and Christian J. Nyhuis
Foss. Rec., 19, 83–100, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-19-83-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-19-83-2016, 2016 | 2,101 views
Short summary
23 Jan 2015
Facies, origin, and palaeontological inventory of an Early Carboniferous neptunian dyke in the Devonian reef limestone near Rösenbeck (Brilon Anticline, Rhenish Mountains)
F. Heuer, D. Korn, Z. Belka, and V. Hairapetian
Foss. Rec., 18, 57–72, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-18-57-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-18-57-2015, 2015 | 2,092 views
Short summary
20 Feb 2014
A morphometric approach to conch ontogeny of Cymaclymenia and related genera (Ammonoidea, Late Devonian)
C. Klein and D. Korn
Foss. Rec., 17, 1–32, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-17-1-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-17-1-2014, 2014 | 2,000 views
01 Jan 2001
The unique fossil assemblage from the Lode Quarry (Upper Devonian, Latvia)
I. Upeniece
Foss. Rec., 4, 101–119, https://doi.org/10.1002/mmng.20010040108,https://doi.org/10.1002/mmng.20010040108, 2001 | 1,999 views
22 Jan 2015
Redescription of Digalodon rubidgei, an emydopoid dicynodont (Therapsida, Anomodontia) from the Late Permian of South Africa
C. F. Kammerer, K. D. Angielczyk, and J. Fröbisch
Foss. Rec., 18, 43–55, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-18-43-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-18-43-2015, 2015 | 1,938 views
Short summary
28 Feb 2018
Eggs for breakfast? Analysis of a probable mosasaur biting trace on the Cretaceous echinoid Echinocorys ovata Leske, 1778
Christian Neumann and Oliver Hampe
Foss. Rec., 21, 55–66, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-55-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-55-2018, 2018 | 1,871 views
Short summary
09 Aug 2017
The fossil history of pseudoscorpions (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones)
Danilo Harms and Jason A. Dunlop
Foss. Rec., 20, 215–238, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-215-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-215-2017, 2017 | 1,738 views
Short summary
23 Oct 2018
A giant mite in Cretaceous Burmese amber
Jason A. Dunlop, Konrad Frahnert, and Joanna Mąkol
Foss. Rec., 21, 285–290, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-285-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-285-2018, 2018 | 1,732 views
Short summary
20 Jul 2016
First occurrence of Panthera atrox (Felidae, Pantherinae) in the Mexican state of Hidalgo and a review of the record of felids from the Pleistocene of Mexico
Victor Manuel Bravo-Cuevas, Jaime Priego-Vargas, Miguel Ángel Cabral-Perdomo, and Marco Antonio Pineda Maldonado
Foss. Rec., 19, 131–141, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-19-131-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-19-131-2016, 2016 | 1,670 views
Short summary
25 Apr 2018
Growth patterns, sexual dimorphism, and maturation modeled in Pachypleurosauria from Middle Triassic of central Europe (Diapsida: Sauropterygia)
Nicole Klein and Eva Maria Griebeler
Foss. Rec., 21, 137–157, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-137-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-137-2018, 2018 | 1,668 views
03 Apr 2018
A case study of developmental palaeontology in Stereosternum tumidum (Mesosauridae, Parareptilia)
Constanze Bickelmann and Linda A. Tsuji
Foss. Rec., 21, 109–118, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-109-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-109-2018, 2018 | 1,580 views
Short summary
16 Jan 2018
Description of the skeleton of the fossil beaked whale Messapicetus gregarius: searching potential proxies for deep-diving abilities
Benjamin Ramassamy, Olivier Lambert, Alberto Collareta, Mario Urbina, and Giovanni Bianucci
Foss. Rec., 21, 11–32, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-11-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-11-2018, 2018 | 1,579 views
Short summary
22 Mar 2018
Postcrania of large dissorophid temnospondyls from Richards Spur, Oklahoma
Bryan M. Gee and Robert R. Reisz
Foss. Rec., 21, 79–91, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-79-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-79-2018, 2018 | 1,578 views
Short summary
31 Jan 2017
The lower actinopterygian fauna from the Lower Carboniferous Albert shale formation of New Brunswick, Canada – a review of previously described taxa and a description of a new genus and species
Kathryn E. Mickle
Foss. Rec., 20, 47–67, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-47-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-47-2017, 2017 | 1,572 views
Short summary
10 Jun 2015
Chemo- and biostratigraphy of the Gaojiashan section (northern Yangtze platform, South China): a new Pc-C boundary section
A. Gamper, U. Struck, F. Ohnemueller, C. Heubeck, and S. Hohl
Foss. Rec., 18, 105–117, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-18-105-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-18-105-2015, 2015 | 1,560 views
04 Jun 2015
Late Viséan (late Mississippian) ammonoids from the Barnett Shale, Sierra Diablo Escarpment, Culberson County, Texas, USA
A. L. Titus, D. Korn, J. E. Harrell, and L. L. Lambert
Foss. Rec., 18, 81–104, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-18-81-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-18-81-2015, 2015 | 1,548 views
16 Jan 2018
Relationships of cochlear coiling shape and hearing frequencies in cetaceans, and the occurrence of infrasonic hearing in Miocene Mysticeti
Indira S. Ritsche, Julia M. Fahlke, Frank Wieder, André Hilger, Ingo Manke, and Oliver Hampe
Foss. Rec., 21, 33–45, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-33-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-33-2018, 2018 | 1,544 views
Short summary
17 Jan 2018
History and development of ABCDEFG: a data standard for geosciences
Mareike Petersen, Falko Glöckler, Wolfgang Kiessling, Markus Döring, David Fichtmüller, Lertsutham Laphakorn, Brian Baltruschat, and Jana Hoffmann
Foss. Rec., 21, 47–53, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-47-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-47-2018, 2018 | 1,519 views
Short summary
07 Jun 2018
Rostrum size differences between Toarcian belemnite battlefields
Patrícia Rita, Kenneth De Baets, and Martina Schlott
Foss. Rec., 21, 171–182, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-171-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-171-2018, 2018 | 1,517 views
Short summary
18 Jan 2016
New remarkable Late Jurassic teleosts from southern Germany: Ascalaboidae n. fam., its content, morphology, and phylogenetic relationships
G. Arratia
Foss. Rec., 19, 31–59, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-19-31-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-19-31-2016, 2016 | 1,507 views
Short summary
01 Jan 2002
Hans-Peter Schultze, a great paleoichthyologist for whom work is synonymous with enjoyment
R. Cloutier
Foss. Rec., 5, 5–17, https://doi.org/10.1002/mmng.20020050102,https://doi.org/10.1002/mmng.20020050102, 2002 | 1,482 views
28 Sep 2018
The turtles from the upper Eocene, Osona County (Ebro Basin, Catalonia, Spain): new material and its faunistic and environmental context
France de Lapparent de Broin, Xabier Murelaga, Adán Pérez-García, Francesc Farrés, and Jacint Altimiras
Foss. Rec., 21, 237–284, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-237-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-237-2018, 2018 | 1,458 views
Short summary
19 Dec 2017
Foramina in plesiosaur cervical centra indicate a specialized vascular system
Tanja Wintrich, Martin Scaal, and P. Martin Sander
Foss. Rec., 20, 279–290, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-279-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-279-2017, 2017 | 1,453 views
Short summary
10 Jan 2018
Large dendrinids meet giant clam: the bioerosion trace fossil Neodendrina carnelia igen. et isp. n. in a Tridacna shell from Pleistocene–Holocene coral reef deposits, Red Sea, Egypt
Max Wisshak and Christian Neumann
Foss. Rec., 21, 1–9, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-1-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-1-2018, 2018 | 1,389 views
Short summary
01 Feb 2009
Assembling the history of the Parareptilia: phylogeny, diversification, and a new definition of the clade
L. A. Tsuji and J. Müller
Foss. Rec., 12, 71–81, https://doi.org/10.1002/mmng.200800011,https://doi.org/10.1002/mmng.200800011, 2009 | 1,375 views
01 Jan 2004
Zur Geschichte der Geowissenschaften im Museum für Naturkunde zu Berlin. Teil 6: Geschichte des Geologisch-Paläontologischen Instituts und Museums der Universität Berlin 1910–2004
W. Gross and H.-P. Schultze
Foss. Rec., 7, 5–43, https://doi.org/10.1002/mmng.20040070103,https://doi.org/10.1002/mmng.20040070103, 2004 | 1,371 views
27 Aug 2014
The stratigraphic importance of the brontothere (cf. Diplacodon elatus) in the Brennan Basin Member of the Duchesne River Formation of Utah
B. J. Burger and L. Tackett II
Foss. Rec., 17, 69–74, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-17-69-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-17-69-2014, 2014 | 1,360 views
21 Feb 2017
A re-examination of the enigmatic Russian tetrapod Phreatophasma aenigmaticum and its evolutionary implications
Neil Brocklehurst and Jörg Fröbisch
Foss. Rec., 20, 87–93, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-87-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-87-2017, 2017 | 1,331 views
Short summary
15 Apr 2016
Actinistian gular plates from the Cretaceous of Mexico and the problems assigning gular plates taxonomically
Hans-Peter Schultze and Katia Adriana González-Rodríguez
Foss. Rec., 19, 101–117, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-19-101-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-19-101-2016, 2016 | 1,323 views
20 Jan 2016
Scale morphology and specialized dorsal scales of a new teleosteomorph fish from the Aptian of West Gondwana
P. G. Giordano, G. Arratia, and H.-P. Schultze
Foss. Rec., 19, 61–81, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-19-61-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-19-61-2016, 2016 | 1,320 views
Short summary
07 Dec 2017
Koristocetus pescei gen. et sp. nov., a diminutive sperm whale (Cetacea: Odontoceti: Kogiidae) from the late Miocene of Peru
Alberto Collareta, Olivier Lambert, Christian de Muizon, Mario Urbina, and Giovanni Bianucci
Foss. Rec., 20, 259–278, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-259-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-259-2017, 2017 | 1,311 views
Short summary
27 Apr 2018
Osseous anomalies of the cryptobranchid Eoscapherpeton asiaticum (Amphibia: Caudata) from the Late Cretaceous of Uzbekistan
Pavel Skutschas, Veniamin Kolchanov, Elizaveta Boitsova, and Ivan Kuzmin
Foss. Rec., 21, 159–169, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-159-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-159-2018, 2018 | 1,306 views
Short summary
02 Dec 2014
A new species of Lacinius in amber (Arachnida: Opiliones)
P. G. Mitov, J. A. Dunlop, and D. Penney
Foss. Rec., 18, 37–42, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-18-37-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-18-37-2015, 2015 | 1,294 views
02 Mar 2017
Modeling the physiology of the aquatic temnospondyl Archegosaurus decheni from the early Permian of Germany
Florian Witzmann and Elizabeth Brainerd
Foss. Rec., 20, 105–127, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-105-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-105-2017, 2017 | 1,293 views
Short summary
13 Apr 2018
New information on the Cenomanian bothremydid turtle Algorachelus based on new, well-preserved material from Spain
Adán Pérez-García
Foss. Rec., 21, 119–135, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-119-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-119-2018, 2018 | 1,282 views
Short summary
25 Apr 2017
Miocene sepiids (Cephalopoda, Coleoidea) from Australia
Martin Košt'ák, Andrej Ruman, Ján Schlögl, Natalia Hudáčková, Dirk Fuchs, and Martin Mazuch
Foss. Rec., 20, 159–172, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-159-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-159-2017, 2017 | 1,269 views
Short summary
21 Nov 2016
The Late Devonian placoderm Aspidichthys Newberry, 1873 from the Holy Cross Mountains, Poland
Patrycja G. Dworczak and Piotr Szrek
Foss. Rec., 20, 9–19, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-9-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-9-2016, 2016 | 1,255 views
03 Feb 2017
Turtle shell bone and osteoderm histology of Mesozoic and Cenozoic stem-trionychian Adocidae and Nanhsiungchelyidae (Cryptodira: Adocusia) from Central Asia, Mongolia, and North America
Torsten M. Scheyer, Elena V. Syromyatnikova, and Igor G. Danilov
Foss. Rec., 20, 69–85, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-69-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-69-2017, 2017 | 1,250 views
Short summary
07 Jan 2019
On a remarkable new species of Tharsis, a Late Jurassic teleostean fish from southern Germany: its morphology and phylogenetic relationships
Gloria Arratia, Hans-Peter Schultze, and Helmut Tischlinger
Foss. Rec., 22, 1–23, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-22-1-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-22-1-2019, 2019 | 1,247 views
Short summary
28 Mar 2018
A new pachyrhizodontid fish (Actinopterygii, Teleostei) from the Muhi Quarry (Albian-Cenomanian), Hidalgo, Mexico
Gloria Arratia, Katia A. González-Rodríguez, and Citlalli Hernández-Guerrero
Foss. Rec., 21, 93–107, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-93-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-21-93-2018, 2018 | 1,246 views
Short summary
01 Feb 2007
A life devoted to fossil vertebrates and the collections of the Museum für Naturkunde in Berlin – Wolf-Dieter Heinrich: contributions to palaeontology
L. C. Maul, G. Böhme, O. Hampe, S. Schultka, and A. J. Stuart
Foss. Rec., 10, 5–16, https://doi.org/10.1002/mmng.200600015,https://doi.org/10.1002/mmng.200600015, 2007 | 1,244 views
17 Jul 2017
Classical and new bioerosion trace fossils in Cretaceous belemnite guards characterised via micro-CT
Max Wisshak, Jürgen Titschack, Wolf-Achim Kahl, and Peter Girod
Foss. Rec., 20, 173–199, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-173-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-173-2017, 2017 | 1,244 views
Short summary
25 Aug 2017
The wasp larva's last supper: 100 million years of evolutionary stasis in the larval development of rhopalosomatid wasps (Hymenoptera: Rhopalosomatidae)
Volker Lohrmann and Michael S. Engel
Foss. Rec., 20, 239–244, https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-239-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/fr-20-239-2017, 2017 | 1,225 views
Short summary
CC BY 4.0
Publications Copernicus