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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.

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.

Articles from the journal are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).


Project funded with support from the Fonds National pour la Science Ouverte (FNSO).

 


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 Summary and conclusions

Michel LAURIN et al.

131-136, Published on 26 February 2024, art. 23 (10) DOI LSID
This article is a part of the thematic issue The importance of scientific illustrations in paleontology: a tribute to Diane Scott edited by Michel LAURIN et al.

en A methodology for skull reconstruction

Michael DEBRAGA et al.

119-129, Published on 19 February 2024, art. 23 (9) DOI LSID
This article is a part of the thematic issue The importance of scientific illustrations in paleontology: a tribute to Diane Scott edited by Michel LAURIN et al.

en First report in the fossil record of a shark tooth embedded in a pinniped bone

Stephen J. GODFREY et al.

107-118, Published on 15 February 2024, art. 23 (8) DOI LSID
This article is a part of the thematic issue The importance of scientific illustrations in paleontology: a tribute to Diane Scott edited by Michel LAURIN et al.

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 :
Micropalaeontology/
Micropaléontologie
Lorenzo Consorti (Institute of Marine Sciences, Italian National Research Council, Trieste)

Palaeobotany/
Paléobotanique

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

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

Palaeoichthyology/
Paléoichthyologie

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);

Turtles/Tortues
Walter Joyce (Universität Freiburg, Switzerland)

Lepidosauromorphs/
Lépidosauromorphes
Hussam Zaher (Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil)

Birds/Oiseaux
Eric Buffetaut (CNRS, École Normale Supérieure, Paris)

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

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

Palaeomammalogy (Euarchontoglires)/
Paléomammalogie (Euarchontoglires)
K. Christopher Beard (University of kansas, Lawrence)

Palaeoanthropology/
Paléoanthropologie
Aurélien Mounier (CNRS/Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle, Paris)

Prehistoric archaeology (Palaeolithic and Mesolithic)/
Archéologie préhistorique (Paléolithique et Mésolithique)

Nicolas Teyssandier (CNRS/Université de Toulouse, Toulouse)

Prehistoric archaeology (Neolithic and Bronze Age)/
Archéologie préhistorique (Néolithique et âge du bronze)
Marc Vander Linden (Bournemouth University, Bournemouth)

Contact
Comptes Rendus Palevol
Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle
Publications scientifiques,
CP 41, 57 rue Cuvier,
F-75231 Paris cedex 05
France
audrina.neveu@mnhn.fr