Villalobos-Segura, E. & Underwood, C.J. & Ward, D.J. (2021)
The first skeletal record of the enigmatic Cretaceous sawfish genus Ptychotrygon (Chondrichthyes, Batoidea) from the Turonian of Morocco. Papers in Palaeontology, 7(1), 353–376
Villalobos-Segura, E. & Kriwet, J. & Vullo, R. & Stumpf, S. & Ward, D.J. & Underwood, C.J. (2021)
The skeletal remains of the euryhaline sclerorhynchoid †Onchopristis (Elasmobranchii) from the ‘Mid’-Cretaceous and their palaeontological implications. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 193(2), 746–771
DOI: 10.1093/zoolinnean/zlaa166
Türtscher, J. & López-Romero, F.A. & Jambura, P.L. & Kindlimann, R. & Ward, D.J. & Kriwet, J. (2021)
Evolution, diversity, and disparity of the tiger shark lineage Galeocerdo in deep time. Paleobiology, 47(4), 574–590
DOI: 10.1017/pab.2021.6
Samonds, K.E. & Andrianavalona, T.H. & Wallett, L.A. & Zalmout, I.S. & Ward, D.J. (2019)
A middle - late Eocene neoselachian assemblage from nearshore marine deposits, Mahajanga Basin, northwestern Madagascar. PLoS ONE, 14(2), Article e0211789
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0211789
Villalobos-Segura, E. & Underwood, C.J. & Ward, D.J. & Claeson, K.M. (2019)
The first three-dimensional fossils of Cretaceous sclerorhynchid sawfish: Asflapristis cristadentis gen. et sp. nov., and implications for the phylogenetic relations of the Sclerorhynchoidei (Chondrichthyes). Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 17(21), 1847–1870
DOI: 10.1080/14772019.2019.1578832
Wills, S. & Bernard, E.L. & Brewer, P. & Underwood, C.J. & Ward, D.J. (2019)
Palaeontology, stratigraphy and sedimentology of Woodeaton Quarry (Oxfordshire) and a new microvertebrate site from the White Limestone Formation (Bathonian, Jurassic). Proceedings of the Geologists' Association, 130(2), 170–186
DOI: 10.1016/j.pgeola.2019.02.003
Jambura, P.L. & Kindlimann, R. & López-Romero, F. & Marramà, G. & Pfaff, C. & Stumpf, S. & Türtscher, J. & Underwood, C.J. & Ward, D.J. & Kriwet, J. (2019)
Micro-computed tomography imaging reveals the development of a unique tooth mineralization pattern in mackerel sharks (Chondrichthyes; Lamniformes) in deep time. Scientific Reports, 9, Article 9652
DOI: 10.1038/s41598-019-46081-3
Jambura, P.L. & Türtscher, J. & Kindlimann, R. & Marramà, G. & Metscher, B. & Pfaff, C. & Stumpf, S. & Underwood, C.J. & Ward, D.J. & Kriwet, J. (2019)
Evolutionary Trends and the Phylogenetic Relevance of Tooth Mineralization Patterns in Sharks (Chondrichthyes; Elasmobranchii) [Abstract]. Journal of Morphology, International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology(ICVM), Abstract Issue 2019, Supplement 280, S145
Underwood, C.J. & Ward, D.J. (2018)
Site-Specific Limitations on the use of Palaeontological Resources. The Geological Curator, 10(10), 617–631
Kent, B.W. & Ward, D.J. (2018)
Addendum: A New Species of Giant Thresher Shark (Family Alopiidae) with serrated teeth. In The Geology and vertebrate paleontology of Calvert Cliffs, Maryland / edited by Stephen J. Godfrey: 157-160
Jambura, P.L. & Pfaff, C. & Underwood, C.J. & Ward, D.J. & Kriwet, J. (2018)
Tooth mineralization and histology patterns in extinct and extant snaggletooth sharks, Hemipristis (Carcharhiniformes, Hemigaleidae)—Evolutionary significance or ecological adaptation? PLoS ONE, 13(8), Article e0200951
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0200951
Guinot, G. & Adnet, S. & Shimada, K. & Underwood, C.J. & Siversson, M. & Ward, D.J. & Kriwet, J. & Cappetta, H. (2018)
On the need of providing tooth morphology in descriptions of extant elasmobranch species. Zootaxa, 4461(1), 118–126
DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4461.1.8
Jambura, P.L. & Pfaff, C. & Türtscher, J. & Underwood, C.J. & Ward, D.J. & Kriwet, J. (2018)
The phylogenetic relevance of the unique tooth histology in lamniform sharks (Elasmobranchii) [Abstract]. 19. Jahrestagung Gesellschaft für Biologische Systematik, Vienna, llth - 14th February 2018
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, 37(3), Article e1293068
DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2017.1293068
Duffin, C.J. & Ward, D.J. (2017)
A new janassid petalodont chondrichthyan from the Early Carboniferous of Derbyshire, UK. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association, 128(5–6), 809–814
DOI: 10.1016/j.pgeola.2017.06.008
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), 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), Article 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
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
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. (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. (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
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
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)
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
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. In G. Arratia, H.-P. Schultze & M.V.H. Wilson (Eds.), Mesozoic Fishes 4 – Homology and Phylogeny (pp. 433–442). Verlag Dr. Friedrich Pfeil
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
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(1–2), 3–18
Maisey, J.G. & Naylor, G.J.P. & Ward, D.J. (2004)
Mesozoic elasmobranchs, neoselachian phylogeny and the rise of modern elasmobranch diversity. In G. Arratia & A. Tintori (Eds.), Mesozoic Fishes 3 – Systematics, Paleoenvironments and Biodiversity (pp. 17–56). Verlag Dr. Friedrich Pfeil
Underwood, C.J. & Ward, D.J. (2004)
Environmental distribution of Bathonian (Middle Jurassic) neoselachians in southern England. In G. Arratia & A. Tintori (Eds.), Mesozoic Fishes 3 – Systematics, Paleoenvironments and Biodiversity (pp. 111–122). Verlag Dr. Friedrich Pfeil
Underwood, C.J. & Ward, D.J. (2004)
Neoselachian Sharks and rays from the Britisch Bathonian (Middle Jurassic). Palaeontology, 47(3), 447–501
DOI: 10.1111/j.0031-0239.2004.00386.x
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).
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
Ward, D.J. & Grande, L. (1991)
Chimaeroid fish remains from Seymour Island, Antarctic Peninsula. Antarctic Science, 3(3), 323–330
DOI: 10.1017/S095410209100038X
Kemp, D.J. & Kemp, L. & Ward, D.J. (1990)
An Illustrated Guide to the British Middle Eocene Vertebrates. Privately published, London, 59 pp.
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
DOI: 10.1017/S0954102090000074
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
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
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
Duffin, C.J. & Ward, D.J. (1983)
Teeth of a new neoselachian shark from the british lower jurassic. Palaeontology, 26(4), 839–844
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
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
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
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
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
Cappetta, H. & Ward, D.J. (1977)
A new Eocene shark from the London Clay of Essex. Palaeontology, 20(1), 195–202
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
Ward, D.J. (1973)
The English Palaeogene Chimaeroid fishes. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association, 84(3), 315–330
DOI: 10.1016/S0016-7878(73)80037-9