Publications

Journal Article
McHorse, Brianna K., Andrew A. Biewener, and Stephanie E. Pierce. “Mechanics of evolutionary digit reduction in fossil horses (Equidae).” Proceedings of the Royal Society, B. (In Press).
Kambic, Robert E., Andrew A. Biewener, and Stephanie E. Pierce. “Experimental determination of three-dimensional cervical joint mobility in the avian neck.” Frontiers in Zoology DOI: 10.1186/s12983-017-0223-z (2017). Publisher's Version
Danto, Marylène, Florian Witzmann, Stephanie E. Pierce, and Nadia B. Fröbisch. “Intercentrum versus pleurocentrum growth in early tetrapods: A paleohistological approach.” Journal of Anatomy (2017): DOI: 10.1002/jmor.20709. Publisher's Version
Pierce, Stephanie E., Megan Williams, and Roger B.J. Benson. “Virtual reconstruction of the endocranial anatomy of the early Jurassic marine crocodylomorph Pelagosaurus typus (Thalattosuchia).” PeerJ DOI 10.7717/peerj.3225 (2017). Publisher's Version
Randau, Marcela, Andrew R. Cuff, John R. Hutchinson, Stephanie E. Pierce, and Anjali Goswami. “Regional differentiation of felid vertebral column evolution: a study of 3D shape trajectories.” Organisms Diversity & Evolution doi:10.1007/s13127-016-0304-4 (2016). Publisher's Version
Oliver, Jillian D., Katrina E. Jones, Lionel Hautier, W. J. Loughry, and Stephanie E. Pierce. “Vertebral bending mechanics and xenarthrous morphology in the nine-banded armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus).” Journal of Experimental Biology 219 (2016): 2991-3002. Publisher's Version
Cuff, Andrew R., Emily L. Sparkes, Marcela Randau, Stephanie E. Pierce, Andrew C. Kitchener, Anjali Goswami, and John R. Hutchinson. “The scaling of postcranial muscles in cats (Felidae) I: forelimb, cervical, and thoracic muscles.” Journal of Anatomy (2016). Publisher's Version
Cuff, Andrew R., Emily L. Sparkes, Marcela Randau, Stephanie E. Pierce, Andrew C. Kitchener, Anjali Goswami, and John R. Hutchinson. “The scaling of postcranial muscles in cats (Felidae) II: hindlimb and lumbosacral muscles.” Journal of Anatomy (2016). Publisher's Version
Randau, Marcela, Anjali Goswami, John. R. Hutchinson, Andrew R. Cuff, and Stephanie E. Pierce. “Cryptic complexity in felid vertebral evolution: shape differentiation and allometry of the axial skeleton.” Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society (2016). Publisher's Version
Polly, P. David, C. Tristan Stayton, Elizabeth R. Dumont, Stephanie E. Pierce, Emily J. Rayfield, and Kenneth D. Angielczyk. “Combining geometric morphometrics and finite element analysis with evolutionary modeling: towards a synthesis.” Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2016.1111225 (2016). Publisher's Version
Jones, Katrina E., and Stephanie E. Pierce. “Axial allometry in a neutrally buoyant environment: effects of the terrestrial aquatic transition on vertebral scaling.” Journal of Evolutionary Biology DOI: 10.1111/jeb.12809 (2016). Publisher's Version
Molnar, Julia L., Stephanie E. Pierce, Bhart-Anjan S. Bhullar, Alan H. Turner, and John R. Hutchinson. “Morphological and functional changes in the vertebral column with increasing aquatic adaptation in crocodylomorphs.” Royal Society Open Science 2, no. 150439 (2015).
Cuff, Andrew R, Marcela Randau, Jason Head, John R Hutchinson, Stephanie E Pierce, and Anjali Goswami. “Big cat, small cat: reconstructing body size evolution in living and extinct Felidae.” Journal of Evolutionary Biology DOI: 10.1111/jeb.12671 (2015). Publisher's Version
Roček, Zbyněk, Renaud Boistel, Nicolas Lenoir, Arnaud Mazurier, Stephanie E Pierce, Jean-Claude Rage, Sergei V Smirnov, et al.Frontoparietal bone in extinct Palaeobatrachidae (Anura): its variation and taxonomic value.” The Anatomical Record 00 (2015): 00-00. Publisher's Version
Molnar, Julia L., Stephanie E. Pierce, and John R. Hutchinson. “An experimental and morphometric test of the relationship between vertebral morphology and joint stiffness in Nile crocodiles (Crocodylus niloticus)..” Journal of Experimental Biology 217 (2014): 758-768. Publisher's Version
Portugal, Steven J, and Stephanie E Pierce. “Who's looking at your data?.” Science Careers 10.1126/science.caredit.a1400052 (2014). Publisher's Version
Dale, Vicki H.M., Stephanie E. Pierce, and Stephen A. May. “Motivating factors and perceived barriers to participating in continuing professional development: A national survey of veterinary surgeons..” Veterinary Record 173 (2013): 247. Publisher's Version
Dale, Vicki HM, Stephanie E Pierce, and Stephen A May. “Benefits and limitations of an employer-led, structured logbook to promote self-directed learning in the clinical workplace..” Journal of Veterinary Medical Education 40 (2013): 402-418. Publisher's Version
Pierce, Stephanie E, John R Hutchinson, and Jennifer A Clack. “Historical perspectives on the evolution of tetrapodomorph movement..” Integrative & Comparative Biology 53 (2013): 209-223. Publisher's Version
Sanchez, Sophie, Vincent Fernandez, Stephanie E Pierce, and Paul Tafforeau. “Homogenization of sample absorption for the imaging of large and dense fossils and synchrotron microtomography..” Nature Protocols 8 (2013): 1708-1717.

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