Bronson, A.W. & Pradel, A. & Denton, J.S.S. & Maisey, J.G. (2024)
A new operculate symmoriiform chondrichthyan from the Late Mississippian Fayetteville Shale (Arkansas, United States). Geodiversitas, 46(4), 101–117
DOI: 10.5252/geodiversitas2024v46a4
Dearden, R.P. & Herrel, A. & Pradel, A. (2024)
The pharynx of the iconic stem-group chondrichthyan Acanthodes Agassiz, 1833 revisited with micro-computed tomography. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, in press
DOI: 10.1093/zoolinnean/zlae058
Lopez-Romero, F.A. & Stumpf, S. & Kamminga, P. & Bohmer, C. & Pradel, A. & Brazeau, M.D. & Kriwet, J. (2023)
Shark mandible evolution reveals patterns of trophic and habitat-mediated diversification. Communications Biology, 6(1), Article 496
DOI: 10.1038/s42003-023-04882-3
Luccisano, V. & Cuny, G. & Pradel, A. & Fourel, F. & Lécuyer, C. & Pouillon, J.-M. & Lachat, K. & Amiot, R. (2023)
Palaeoenvironmental and palaeoecological reconstructions based on oxygen, carbon and sulfur isotopes of Early Permian shark spines from the French Massif central. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 628, Article 111760
DOI: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2023.111760
Dearden, R.P. & Herrel, A. & Pradel, A. (2023)
Evidence for high-performance suction feeding in the Pennsylvanian stem-group holocephalan Iniopera. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 120(4), Article e2207854119
DOI: 10.1073/pnas.2207854119
Luccisano, V. & Rambert-Natsuaki, M. & Cuny, G. & Amiot, R. & Pouillon, J.-M. & Pradel, A. (2022)
Phylogenetic implications of the systematic reassessment of Xenacanthiformes and ‘Ctenacanthiformes’ (Chondrichthyes) neurocrania from the Carboniferous–Permian Autun Basin (France). Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 19(23), 1623–1642
DOI: 10.1080/14772019.2022.2073279
Luccisano, V. & Pradel, A. & Amiot, R. & Pouillon, J.M. & Kindlimann, R. & Steyer, J.S. & Cuny, G. (2022)
Systematics, ontogeny and palaeobiogeography of the genus Orthacanthus (Diplodoselachidae, Xenacanthiformes) from the lower Permian of France. Papers in Palaeontology, 8(6), Article e1470
DOI: 10.1002/spp2.1470
Wilk, O. & Olive, S. & Pradel, A. & den Blaauwen, J.L. & Szrek, P. (2021)
The first lower jaw of a ctenacanthid shark from the Late Devonian (Famennian) of Belgium. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 41(3), Article e1960537
DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2021.1960537
Pradel, A. & Dearden, R.P. & Cuckovic, A. & Mansuit, R. & Janvier, P. (2021)
The visceral skeleton and its relation to the head circulatory system of both a fossil, the Carboniferous Iniopera, and a modern, Callorhinchus milii holocephalan (Chondrichthyes). In: Ancient Fishes and their Living Relatives: a Tribute to John G. Maisey. Alan Pradel, John S. S. Denton & Philippe Janvier (eds.): pp. 183-192, Verlag Dr. Friedrich Pfeil, München, Germany
Dearden, R.P. & Mansuit, R. & Cuckovic, A. & Herrel, A. & Didier, D. & Tafforeau, P. & Pradel, A. (2021)
The morphology and evolution of chondrichthyan cranial muscles: A digital dissection of the elephantfish Callorhinchus milii and the catshark Scyliorhinus canicula. Journal of Anatomy, 238(5), 1082–1105
DOI: 10.1111/joa.13362
Luccisano, V. & Pradel, A. & Amiot, R. & Gand, G. & Steyer, J.-S. & Cuny, G. (2021)
A new Triodus shark species (Xenacanthidae, Xenacanthiformes) from the lowermost Permian of France and its paleobiogeographic implications. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 41(2), Article e1926470
DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2021.1926470
Botella, H. & Olive, S. & Pradel, A. & Rodriguez-Charry, G. & Colmenares, F. & Roman-Garcia, L. & Manzanares, E. & Paredes-Aliaga, M.V. & Navas-Parejo, P. & Martinez-Perez, C. (2020)
First occurrence of fossil vertebrates from the Carboniferous of Colombia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 40(1), Article e1764967
DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2020.1764967
Tapanila, L. & Pruitt, J. & Wilga, C.D. & Pradel, A. (2020)
Saws, Scissors, and Sharks: Late Paleozoic Experimentation with Symphyseal Dentition. The Anatomical Record, 303(2), 363–376
DOI: 10.1002/ar.24046
Maisey, J.G. & Denton, J.S.S. & Burrow, C. & Pradel, A. (2020)
Architectural and ultrastructural features of tessellated calcified cartilage in modern and extinct chondrichthyan fishes. Journal of Fish Biology, 98(4), 919–941
DOI: 10.1111/jfb.14376
Denton, J.S.S. & Maisey, J.G. & Grace, M.A. & Pradel, A. & Doosey, M.H. & Bart, H.L. & Naylor, G.J.P. (2018)
Cranial morphology in Mollisquama sp. (Squaliformes; Dalatiidae) and patterns of cranial evolution in dalatiid sharks. Journal of Anatomy, 233(1), 15–32
DOI: 10.1111/joa.12823
Maisey, J.G. & Miller, R. & Pradel, A. & Denton, J.S.S. & Bronson, A. & Janvier, P. (2017)
Pectoral Morphology in Doliodus: Bridging the ‘Acanthodian’-Chondrichthyan Divide. American Museum Novitates, 3875, 1–15
DOI: 10.1206/3875.1
Ramsay, J.B. & Wilga, C.D. & Tapanila, L. & Pruitt, J. & Pradel, A. & Schlader, R. & Didier, D.A. (2015)
Eating with a saw for a jaw: Functional morphology of the jaws and tooth-whorl in Helicoprion davisii. Journal of Morphology, 276(1), 47–64
DOI: 10.1002/jmor.20319
Ramsay, J.B. & Wilga, C.D. & Tapanila, L. & Pruitt, J. & Pradel, A. & Schlader, R. & Didier, D.A. (2014)
Mechanics of the Jaws and Tooth-Whorl of Helicoprion davisii, the whorl-toothed ratfish [Abstract]. Integrative and Comparative Biology: 54(IS Suppl. 1): E172
Pradel, A. & Maisey, J.G. & Tafforeau, P. & Mapes, R.H. & Mallatt, J. (2014)
A Palaeozoic shark with osteichthyan-like branchial arches. Nature, 509, 608–611
DOI: 10.1038/nature13195
Maisey, J.G. & Balanoff, A. & Pradel, A. & Naylor, G.J.P. & Crawford, C. & Fussell, T. (2013)
Scanning and Segmentation of Chondrichthyan Skeletons for the Tree of Life: a Progress Report [Abstract]. 9th Indo-Pacific Fish Conference(IPFC), Abstracts: 23
Tapanila, L. & Pruitt, J. & Pradel, A. & Wilga, C.D. & Ramsay, J.B. & Schlader, R. & Didier, D.A. (2013)
Jaws for a spiral-tooth whorl, CT images reveal novel adaptation and phylogeny in fossil Helicoprion. Biology Letters, 9(2), Article 20130057
DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2013.0057
Pradel, A. & Didier, D. & Casane, D. & Tafforeau, P. & Maisey, J.G. (2013)
Holocephalan Embryo Provides New Information on the Evolution of the Glossopharyngeal Nerve, Metotic Fissure and Parachordal Plate in Gnathostomes. PLoS ONE, 8(6), Article e66988
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0066988
Khonsari, R.H. & Seppala, M. & Pradel, A. & Dutel, H. & Clément, G. & Lebedev, O. & Ghafoor, S. & Rothova, M. & Tucker, A. & Maisey, J.G. & Fan, C.-M. & Kawasaki, M. & Ohazama, A. & Tafforeau, P. & Franco, B. & Helms, J. & Haycraft, C.J. & David, A. & Janvier, P. & Cobourne, M.T. & Sharpe, P.T. (2013)
The buccohypophyseal canal is an ancestral vertebrate trait maintained by modulation in sonic hedgehog signaling. BMC Biology, 11, Article 27
DOI: 10.1186/1741-7007-11-27
Pradel, A. & Tafforeau, P. & Maisey, J.G. & Janvier, P. (2011)
A New Paleozoic Symmoriiformes (Chondrichthyes) from the Late Carboniferous of Kansas (USA) and Cladistic Analysis of Early Chondrichthyans. PLoS ONE, 6(9), Article e24938
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0024938
Pradel, A. & Tafforeau, P. & Janvier, P. (2010)
Study of the pectoral girdle and fins of the Late Carboniferous sibyrhynchid iniopterygians (Vertebrata, Chondrichthyes, Iniopterygia) from Kansas and Oklahoma (USA) by means of microtomography, with comments on iniopterygian relationships. Comptes Rendus Palevol, 9(6–7), 377–387
DOI: 10.1016/j.crpv.2010.07.015
Pradel, A. (2010)
Skull and brain anatomy of Late Carboniferous Sibyrhynchidae (Chondrichthyes, Iniopterygia) from Kansas and Oklahoma (USA). Geodiversitas, 32(4), 595–661
DOI: 10.5252/g2010n4a2
Pradel, A. & Langer, M. & Maisey, J.G. & Geffard-Kuriyama, D. & Cloetens, P. & Janvier, P. & Tafforeau, P. (2009)
Skull and brain of a 300-million-year-old chimaeroid fish revealed by synchrotron holotomography. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 106(13), 5224–5228
DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0807047106