Publications

Below you can find a list of my published articles:

16. Funston, G. F., Wilkinson, R. D., LeBlanc, A. H., Wosik, M., and Currie, P. J. 2019. Histology of caenagnathid (Theropoda, Oviraptorosauria) dentaries and implications for development, ontogenetic edentulism, and taxonomy. The Anatomical Record https://doi.org/10.1002/ar.24205

15. Funston, G. F., and Currie, P. J. 2018. A small caenagnathid tibia from the Horseshoe Canyon Formation (Maastrichtian): implications for growth and lifestyle in oviraptorosaurs. Cretaceous Research 92: 220–230. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cretres.2018.08.020

14. Funston, G. F., and Currie, P. J. 2018. The first record of eggshell from the Horseshoe Canyon Formation (Maastrichtian) of Alberta, Canada. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, 6pp. DOI: https://.doi.org/10.1139/cjes-2017-0273 [Pagination not final].

13. Funston, G. F., Mendonca, S. E., Currie, P. J., Barsbold, R. 2018. Oviraptorosaur anatomy, diversity, and ecology in the Nemegt Basin. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 494: 101–120. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2017.10.023

12. Funston, G. F., Mendonca, S. E., Currie, P. J., Barsbold, R. 2018. A dinosaur community composition dataset for the Late Cretaceous Nemegt Basin of Mongolia. Data in Brief 16: 660–666. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dib.2017.11.086

11. Funston, G. F., Martin-Silverstone, E. G., and Currie, P. J. 2018. Correction: The first pterosaur pelvic material from the Dinosaur Park Formation (Campanian) and implications for azhdarchid locomotion. FACETS 3: 192–194. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1139/facets-2018-0006

10. Funston, G. F., Martin-Silverstone, E. G., and Currie, P. J. 2017. The first pterosaur pelvic material from the Dinosaur Park Formation (Campanian) and implications for azhdarchid locomotion. FACETS 2: 559–574. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1139/facets-2016-0067

9. Funston, G. F., Currie, P. J., Eberth, D. A., Ryan, M. J., Tsogtbaatar, Ch., Badamgarav, D., Longrich, N. R. 2016. The first oviraptorosaur (Dinosauria: Theropoda) bonebed: evidence of gregarious behaviour in a maniraptoran theropod. Scientific Reports 6: 35782. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/srep35782

8. Funston, G.F. and Currie, P.J. 2016. A new caenagnathid (Dinosauria: Oviraptorosauria) from the Horseshoe Canyon Formation of Alberta, Canada, and a reevaluation of the relationships of Caenagnathidae. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology e1160910: 1-18 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/02724634.2016.1160910

7. Simoes, T. R., Funston, G. F., Vafaien, B., Nydam, R. L., Caldwell, M. W., and Doschak, M. R. 2016. Reacquisiton of the lower temporal bar in sexually dimorphic lizards provides a rare case of convergent evolution. Scientific Reports 6: 24087. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/srep24087

6. Funston, G.F., Currie, P.J., and Burns, M.E. 2016. New elmisaur specimens from Alberta, Canada, and their relationship to the Mongolian Elmisaurus rarus. Acta Paleontologica Polonica 61(1): 159-173. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4202/app.00129.2014

5. Currie, P.J., Funston, G.F., and Osmólska, H. 2016. New specimens of Elmisaurus rarus from Mongolia Acta Paleontologica Polonica 61(1): 143–157. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4202/app.00130.2014

4. Funston, G.F., Persons, W.S., Bradley, G.J., and Currie, P.J. 2015. New material of the large-bodied caenagnathid Caenagnathus collinsi from the Dinosaur Park Formation of Alberta, Canada. Cretaceous Research 54: 179–187. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cretres.2014.12.002

3. Persons, W.S., Funston, G.F., Currie, P.J., and Norell, M.A. 2015. A possible instance of sexual dimorphism in the tails of two oviraptorosaurs. Scientific Reports 5: 9472 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/srep09472

2. Torices, A., Funston, G.F., Kraichy, S., and Currie, P.J. 2014. The first appearance of Troodon in the Upper Cretaceous site of Danek Bonebed, and a reevaluation of troodontid quantitative tooth morphotypes. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 51: 1039–1044. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1139.cjes-2014-0071

1. Funston, G.F., and Currie, P.J. 2014. A previously undescribed caenagnathid mandible from the late Campanian of Alberta, and insights into the diet of Chirostenotes pergracilis (Dinosauria: Oviraptorosauria). Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 51: 156–165. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1139/cjes-2013-0186