SHIMADA, K. & CHANDLER, R.E. & LAM, O.L.T. & TANAKA, T. & WARD, D.J. (2017)
A new elusive otodontid shark (Lamniformes: Otodontidae) from the lower Miocene, and comments on the taxonomy of otodontid genera, including the ‘megatoothed’ clade. Historical Biology, 29 (5): 704-714
DOI: 10.1080/08912963.2016.1236795
UNDERWOOD, C.J. & KOLMANN, M.A. & WARD, D.J. (2017)
Paleogene origin of planktivory in the Batoidea. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, in press
DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2017.1293068
MALYSHKINA, T.P. & WARD, D.J. (2016)
The Turanian Basin in the Eocene: the new data on the fossil sharks and rays from the Kyzylkum Desert (Uzbekistan). Proceedings of the Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, 320 (1): 50–65
SHIMADA, K. & WARD, D.J. (2016)
The oldest fossil record of the megamouth shark from the late Eocene of Denmark and comments on the enigmatic megachasmid origin. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 61 (4), 2016: 839–845
DOI: 10.4202/app.00248.2016
ADOLFSSEN, J. & WARD, D.J. (2015)
Neoselachians from the Danian (Early Paleocene) of Denmark. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 60 (2): 313–338
DOI: 10.4202/app.2012.0123
ANDRIANAVALONA, T.H. & RAMIHANGIHAJASON, T.N. & RASOAMIARAMANANA, A. & WARD, D.J. & ALI, J.R. & SAMONDS, K.E. (2015)
Miocene Shark and Batoid Fauna from Nosy Makamby (Mahajanga Basin, Northwestern Madagascar). PLoS ONE, 10 (6): e0129444
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0129444
ADOLFSSEN, J. & WARD, D.J. (2014)
Crossing the boundary: an elasmobranch fauna from Stevns Klint, Denmark. Palaeontology, 57 (3): 591–629
DOI: 10.1111/pala.12079
SIVERSON, M. & WARD, D.J. & LINDGREN, J. & KELLEY, L.S. (2013)
Mid-Cretaceous Cretoxyrhina (Elasmobranchii) from Mangyshlak, Kazakhstan and Texas, USA. Alcheringa, 37 (1): 87–104
DOI: 10.1080/03115518.2012.709440
GUINOT, G. & UNDERWOOD, C.J. & CAPPETTA, H. & WARD, D.J. (2013)
Sharks (Elasmobranchii: Euselachii) from the Late Cretaceous of France and the UK. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 11 (6): 589–671
DOI: 10.1080/14772019.2013.767286
CLAESON, K.M. & UNDERWOOD, C.J. & WARD, D.J. (2013)
†Tingitanius tenuimandibulus, a new platyrhinid batoid from the Turonian (Cretaceous) of Morocco and the cretaceous radiation of the Platyrhinidae. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 33 (5): 1019–1036
DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2013.767266
GUINOT, G. & UNDERWOOD, C.J. & CAPPETTA, H. & WARD, D.J. (2013)
Errata: Sharks (Elasmobranchii: Euselachii) from the Late Cretaceous of France and the UK (vol 11, pg 589, 2013). Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 11 (6): 743
DOI: 10.1080/14772019.2013.807703
GUINOT, G. & UNDERWOOD, C.J. & CAPPETTA, H. & WARD, D.J. (2012)
Squatiniformes (Chondrichthyes, Neoselachii) from the Late Cretaceous of southern England and northern France with redescription of the holotype of Squatina cranei Woodward, 1888. Palaeontology, 55 (3): 529–551
DOI: 10.1111/j.1475-4983.2012.01140.x
GUINOT, G. & CAPPETTA, H. & UNDERWOOD, C.J. & WARD, D.J. (2012)
Batoids (Elasmobranchii: Batomorphii) from the British and French Late Cretaceous. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 10 (3): 445–474
DOI: 10.1080/14772019.2011.588255
POPOV, E.V. & WARD, D.J. & MATHEAU-RAVEN, E.R. (2012)
A revision of the chimaeroid fishes (Chimaeroidei) from the Lower Oxford Clay (Middle Jurassic, Callovian) of Cambridgeshire, England. Abstract. Conference: The Palaeontological Association, 56th Annual Meeting, December 16–18, 2012. Programme and Abstracts. 2012: 85
UNDERWOOD, C.J. & WARD, D.J. & KING, C. & ANTAR, S.M. & ZALMOUT, I.S. & GINGERICH, P.D. (2011)
Shark and ray faunas in the Middle and Late Eocene of the Fayum Area, Egypt. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association, 122 (1): 47–66
DOI: 10.1016/j.pgeola.2010.09.004
UNDERWOOD, C.J. & WARD, D.J. (2011)
New hemigaleid shark from the late Eocene of Wadi Al-Hitan, Egypt. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 31 (3): 707–711
DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2011.563763
CLAESON, K.M. & WARD, D.J. & UNDERWOOD, C.J. (2010)
3D digital imaging of a concretion-preserved batoid (Chondrichthyes, Elasmobranchii) from the Turonian (Upper Cretaceous) of Morocco. Comptes Rendus – Palevol, 9 (6–7): 283–287
DOI: 10.1016/j.crpv.2010.07.013
WARD, D.J. (2010)
Sharks and rays. In: Field Guide to Fossils Number 12: Fossils of the Gault Clay J. R. Young (Editor), A. S. Gale (Editor), R. I. Knight (Editor), Dr Andrew B. Smith (Editor): 275–299
GUINOT, G. & UNDERWOOD, C.J. & CAPPETTA, H. & WARD, D.J. (2010)
Review of sharks of the genus Heterodontus (BLAINVILLE, 1816) from the Late Cretaceous of the Anglo-Paris Basin. Abstract. International Palaeontological Congress 3, London. (Poster)
ZACKE, A. & VOIGT, S. & JOACHIMSKI, M.M. & GALE, A.S. & WARD, D.J. & TÜTKEN, T. (2009)
Surface-water freshening and high-latitude river discharge in the Eocene North Sea. Journal of the Geological Society, 166: 969–980
DOI: 10.1144/0016-76492008-068
UNDERWOOD, C.J. & WARD, D.J. (2008)
A review of the Mesozoic Record of the Carcharhiniformes. Mesozoic Fishes 4 – Homology and Phylogeny: 433–442, 2 figs.
UNDERWOOD, C.J. & WARD, D.J. (2008)
Sharks of the Order Carcharhiniformes from the British Coniacian, Santonian and Campanian (Upper Cretaceous). Palaeontology, 51 (3): 509–536
DOI: 10.1111/j.1475-4983.2008.00757.x
KENNEDY, W.J. & KING, C. & WARD, D.J. (2008)
The upper Albian and lower Cenomanian succession at Kolbay, eastern Mangyshlak (southwest Kazakhstan). Bulletin de l'Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique, Science de la Terre, 78: 117–147, 7 figs, 8 pls
SUÁREZ, M.E. & ENCINAS, A. & WARD, D.J. (2006)
An Early Miocene elasmobranch fauna from the Navidad Formation, Central Chile, South America. Cainozoic Research, 4: 3–18
MAISEY, J.G. & NAYLOR, G.J.P. & WARD, D.J. (2004)
Mesozoic elasmobranchs, neoselachian phylogeny and the rise of modern elasmobranch diversity. Mesozoic Fishes 3 – Systematics, Paleoenvironments and Biodiversity: 17–56, 16 figs., 2 tabs., 1 app.
UNDERWOOD, C.J. & WARD, D.J. (2004)
Environmental distribution of Bathonian (Middle Jurassic) neoselachians in southern England. Mesozoic Fishes 3 – Systematics, Paleoenvironments and Biodiversity: 111–122, 5 figs., 1 app.
UNDERWOOD, C.J. & WARD, D.J. (2004)
Neoselachian Sharks and rays from the Britisch Bathonian (Middle Jurassic). Palaeontology, 47 (3): 447–501, 15 pl.
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WARD, D.J. & BONAVIA, C.G. (2001)
Additions to, and a review of, the Miocene shark and ray fauna of Malta. Central Mediterranean Naturalist, 3 (3): 131–146
BOURDON, J. & WARD, D.J. & GRIMSLEY, G. (2000)
The development of serrations on Otodus (AGASSIZ, 1843) (Selachii: Otodontidae) teeth during the Early Eocene. The transition from Otodus obliquus (AGASSIZ, 1843) to Carcharocles auriculatus (BLAINVILLE, 1818). http://www.elasmo.com
WARD, D.J. & AVERIANOV, A.O. (1999)
A new ginglymostomatid shark (Chondrichthyes, Orectolobiformes) from Late Cretaceous of Kyzylkum desert. Russian Academy of Sciences Proceedings of the Zoological Institute, 277: 89–93, 2 fig.
DUFFIN, C.J. & WARD, D.J. (1993)
The Early Jurassic palaeospinacid sharks of Lyme Regis, southern England. Belgian Geological Survey, Professional Paper: Elasmobranches et Stratigraphie, 264: 53–101, 15 fig., 12 pl.
WARD, D.J. & GRANDE, L. (1991)
Chimaeroid fish remains from Seymour Island, Antarctic Peninsula. Antarctic Science, 3 (3): 323–330
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KEMP, D.J. & KEMP, L. & WARD, D.J. (1990)
An Illustrated Guide to the British Middle Eocene Vertebrates. Privately published, London, 59 p.
RICHTER, M. & WARD, D.J. (1990)
Fish remains from the Santa Marta Formation (Late Cretaceous) of James Ross Island, Antarctica. Antarctic Science, 2 (1): 67–76
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WARD, D.J. & WIEST, R.L. (1990)
A checklist of Palaeocene and Eocene sharks and rays (Chondrichthyes) from the Pamunkey Group, Maryland and Virginia, USA. Tertiary Research, 12 (2): 81–88.
BATCHELOR, T.J. & WARD, D.J. (1990)
Fish remains from a temporary exposure of Hythe Beds (Aptian-Lower Cretaceous) near Godstone, Surrey. Mesozoic Research, 2: 181–203
WARD, D.J. & DUFFIN, C.J. (1989)
Mesozoic Chimaeroids. 1. A new chimaeroid from the Early Jurassic of Gloucestershire, England. Mesozoic Research, 2 (2): 45–51
WARD, D.J. (1988)
Hypotodus verticalis (Agassiz 1843), Hypotodus robustus (Leriche 1921) and Hypodus heinzelini (Casier 1967), Chondrichthyes, Lamniformes, junior synonyms of Carcharias hopei (Agassiz 1843). Tertiary Research, 10 (1): 1–12, 2 pl., 3 fig.
WARD, D.J. & THIES, D. (1987)
Hexanchid shark teeth (Neoselachii, Vertebrata) from the Lower Cretaceous of Germany and England. Mesozoic Research, 1 (2): 89–106, 2 fig., 2 pl.
WARD, D.J. (1984)
Additions to the fish fauna of the English Palaeogene. 5. A new species of Raja from the London Clay. Tertiary Research, 6 (2): 65–68, 1 fig., 1 pl.
DUFFIN, C.J. & WARD, D.J. (1983)
Teeth of a new neoselachian shark from the british lower jurassic. Palaeontology, 26 (4): 839–844, fig. 1–3, 1 tabl.
WARD, D.J. (1983)
Additions to the fish fauna of the English Palaeogene. 4. A new batoid genus from the Bracklesham Group of Selsea, Sussex. Tertiary Research, 5 (2): 105–114, 2 pl.
DUFFIN, C.J. & WARD, D.J. (1983)
Neoselachian sharks' teeth from the Lower Carboniferous of Britain and the Lower Permian of the U.S.A. Palaeontology, 26 (1): 93–110, 6 figs. pls. 13–14
WARD, D.J. (1980)
The distribution of sharks, rays and chimaeroids in the English Palaeogene. Tertiary Research, 3 (1): 13–19
WARD, D.J. (1979)
Additions to the fish fauna of the English Palaeogene. 2. A new species of Dasyatis (Sting Ray) from the London Clay (Eocene) of Essex, England. Tertiary Research, 2 (2): 75–81, 2 fig., 1 pl.
WARD, D.J. (1979)
Additions to the fish fauna of the English Palaeogene. 3. A review of the Hexanchid sharks with a description of four new species. Tertiary Research, 2 (3): 111–129, 2 fig., 3 pl., 1 tabl.
WARD, D.J. (1978)
Additions to the fish fauna of the English Palaeogene. 1. Two new species of Alopias (Thresher Shark) from the English Eocene. Tertiary Research, 2 (1): 23–28, 6 fig.
CAPPETTA, H. & WARD, D.J. (1977)
A new Eocene shark from the London Clay of Essex. Palaeontology, 20 (1): 195–202, pl. 26–27
WARD, D.J. & MCNAMARA, K.J. (1977)
Associated dentition of the chimaeroid fish Brachymylus altidens from the Oxford Clay. Palaeontology, 20 (3): 589–594
WARD, D.J. (1977)
A new Species of Chimaroid Fish from the Upper Bracklesham Beds (M. Eocene) of Lee-on-the-Solent, Hampshire. Tertiary Research, 1 (4): 101–104, 3 fig.
WARD, D.J. (1973)
The English Palaeogene Chimaeroid fishes. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association, 84 (3): 315–330
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