Comptes Rendus Palevol

Comptes Rendus Palevol is a fully electronic and peer-reviewed journal, with a continuous publication stream, devoted to palaeontology, prehistory and evolutionary sciences. It publishes original research results, in French or English, in the following domains: systematic and human palaeontology, prehistory, evolutionary biology and macroevolution, and history of sciences. Thematic issues may also be published under the responsibility of a guest editor. All articles published in Comptes Rendus Palevol are compliant with the different nomenclatural codes. A copyright assignment will be signed by the authors before publication.

In 2020, a partnership agreement is reached between the Académie des sciences and the Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle, for coediting Comptes Rendus Palevol.

Comptes Rendus Palevol is available in diamond open access, free of charges for both the author and the reader and accessible here as soon as published. Articles published in Compte Rendus Palevol are archived in Zenodo.

The Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des sciences – Palevol were founded in 2002. Articles published from 2002 to 2018 are available online in open access. In 2002, the Comptes Rendus Palevol followed on from the Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des sciences – Series IIA – Earth and Planetary Science.

Archives of the Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des sciences are available on the website of the Bibliothèque nationale de France.

en Early human occupations in Northwest Iberia: the archaeological record of the Lower Miño basin during the second half of the Middle Pleistocene

Eduardo MÉNDEZ-QUINTAS et al.

1-19, Published on 11 January 2021, art. 20 (1) DOI LSID
This article is a part of the thematic issue Palaeolithic of Northwest Iberia and beyond: multidisciplinary approaches to the analysis of Late Quaternary hunter-gatherer societies edited by Xosé Pedro RODRÍGUEZ-ÁLVAREZ et al.

en On the status of the giant mylodontine sloth Glossotherium wegneri (Spillmann, 1931) (Xenarthra, Folivora) from the late Pleistocene of Ecuador

Gerardo DE IULIIS et al.

215-232, Published on 28 December 2020, art. 19 (12) DOI LSID

en Taphonomic analysis of horse remains from Mousterian and Aurignacian Units from Bize-Tournal Cave (Aude, France)

Juan MARÍN et al.

187-213, Published on 14 December 2020, art. 19 (11) DOI LSID

Thematic issues

Editorial office

Editors in chief: Michel Laurin, Philippe Taquet;
Assistant editor (Académie des sciences): Adenise Lopes (cr-palevol@academie-sciences.fr);
Desk editor: Audrina Neveu (Muséum).

Scientific board

Associate editors/Rédacteurs associés :
Maria Rose Petrizzo (Università di Milano, Italy)


Evelyn Kustatscher (The Museum of Nature South Tyrol, Bozen/Bolzano, Italy)

Annalisa Ferretti (Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy)


Philippe Janvier (Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris, France)

Mesozoic amniotes/
Amniotes du Mésozoïque
Hans-Dieter Sues (Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Washington, United States);

Juliana Sterli (CONICET, Museo Paleontológico Egidio Feruglio, Trelew, Argentine)

Hussam Zaher (Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil)

Éric Buffetaut (CNRS, École Normale Supérieure, Paris)

Palaeomammalogy (small mammals)/
Paléomammalogie (petits mammifères)
Robert Asher (Cambridge University, United Kingdom)

Palaeomammalogy (large and mid-sized mammals)/
Paléomammalogie (mammifères de moyenne et grande taille)
Lorenzo Rook (Università degli Studi di Firenze, Firenze, Italy)

Roberto Macchiarelli (Université de Poitiers, Poitiers, France)

Prehistoric archaeology/
Archéologie préhistorique

Marcel Otte (Université de Liège, Liège, Belgium)

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