Select Publications by Professor Michael Archer

Books

Long J;Archer M;Flannery TF;Hand SJ, 2002, Prehistoric Mammals of Australia and New Guinea, Original, University of New South Wales Press, Kensington

Archer M;Opie AH;Dodson JR;Harding HR;Head L;Murphy PA, (eds.), 1998, From plesiosaurs to people: 100 million years of Australian environmental history, Original, Environment Australia (Commonwealth Government), Canberra

Archer M;Burnley IH;Dobson J;Harding HR;Head L;Murphy PA, 1998, From plesiosaurs to people: 100 million years of Australian environmental history, Original, Environment Australia (Commonwealth Government), Canberra

Book Chapters

Cook A;Jell J;Archer M;Black KH;Godthelp HJ;Hand SJ;Withnall IW;Vasconcelos PM, 2013, 'Paleogene and Neogene', in Jell P (ed.), Geology of Queensland, edn. Original, Geological Survey of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD., pp. 577 - 652

Black KH;Archer M;Hand SJ;Godthelp HJ, 2012, 'The rise of Australian marsupials: a synopsis of biostratigraphic, phylogenetic, palaeoecological and palaeobiogeographic understanding', in Talent JA (ed.), Earth and Life: Global Biodiversity, Extinction Intervals and Biogeographic Perturbations through Time, edn. Original, Springer Verlag, Dordrecht

Hand SJ;Archer M;Bickel D;Creaser P;Dettmann M;Godthelp HJ;Jones A;Norris B;Wicks D, 2010, 'Australian Cape York amber', in Penney D (ed.), Biodiversity of fossils in amber from the major world deposits, edn. Original, Siri Scientific Press, Manchester, pp. 69 - 79

Archer M;Beale B, 2007, 'From rarity to abundance: a consequence of value', in Lunney D;Eby P;Hutchings P;Burgin S (ed.), Pest or Guest: The Zoology of Overabundance, edn. Original, Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales, Australia, pp. 226 - 227

Archer M;Kirsch J, 2006, 'The evolution and classification of marsupials', in Armati PJ;Dickman CR;Hume ID (ed.), MARSUPIALS, CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS, pp. 1 - 21, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/CBO9780511541889.002

Wroe S;Archer M, 2006, 'Origins and early radiations of marsupials', in Merrick JR;Archer M;Hickey GM;Less MS Y (ed.), Evolution and biogeography of Australasian vertebrates, edn. Original, Australian Scientific Publishing, Sydney, pp. 551 - 574

Archer M;Hand SJ, 2006, 'The Australian Marsupial radiation', in Merrick JR;Archer M;Hickey GM;Less MS Y (ed.), Evolution and biogeography of Australasian vertebrates, edn. Original, Australian Scientific Publishing, Sydney, pp. 575 - 646

Crosby KM;Bassarova MP;Archer M;Carbery K, 2004, 'Fossil possums in Australasia: discovery, diversity and evolution', in Goldingay RL;Jackson SM (ed.), The Biology of Australian Possums and Gliders, edn. Original, Surrey Beatty & Sons, Sydney, pp. 161 - 176

Archer M, 2002, 'Confronting crises in conservation: a talk on the wild side', in Lunney D;Dickman C (ed.), A Zoological Revolution, edn. Original, Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales, Sydney, pp. 12 - 52

Archer M, 1997, 'How animals evolved', in Encyclopaedia of Australian wildlife, edn. Original, ReaderÕs Digest, Sydney, pp. 20 - 31

Archer M;Jenkins F;Hand SJ;Murray P;Godthelp H, 1992, 'Description of the skull and non-vestigial dentition of a Miocene platypus (Obdurodon dicksoni n.sp) from Riversleigh, Australia, and the problem of monotreme origins', in Platypus and Echidnas, Royal Zoological Society of NSW, Sydney, pp. 15 - 27

Journal articles

López-Aguirre C;Archer M;Hand SJ;Laffan SW;Smith A, 2017, 'Extinction of South American sparassodontans (Metatheria): environmental fluctuations or complex ecological processes?', Palaeontology, vol. 60, pp. 91 - 115, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/pala.12272

White AW;Morris I;Madani G;Archer M, 2016, 'Are cane toads rhinella marina impacting ghost bats macroderma gigas in Northern Australia?', Australian Zoologist, vol. 38, pp. 183 - 191, http://dx.doi.org/10.7882/AZ.2016.028

Nguyen JM T;Hand SJ;Archer M, 2016, 'The Late Cenozoic Passerine Avifauna from Rackham's Roost Site, Riversleigh, Australia', RECORDS OF THE AUSTRALIAN MUSEUM, vol. 68, pp. 201 - 230, http://dx.doi.org/10.3853/j.2201-4349.68.2016.1668

Asahara M;Koizumi M;Macrini TE;Hand SJ;Archer M, 2016, 'Comparative cranial morphology in living and extinct platypuses: Feeding behavior, electroreception, and loss of teeth.', Sci Adv, vol. 2, pp. e1601329, http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.1601329

Hand SJ;Sigé B;Archer M;Black KH, 2016, 'An evening bat (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) from the late Early Eocene of France, with comments on the antiquity of modern bats', Palaeovertebrata, vol. 40, pp. e2 - e2, http://dx.doi.org/10.18563/pv.40.2.e2

Gillespie AK;Archer M;Hand SJ, 2016, 'A tiny new marsupial lion (Marsupialia, Thylacoleonidae) from the early Miocene of Australia', Palaeontologia Electronica, vol. 19, pp. 1 - 26

Travouillon KJ;Butler K;Archer M;Hand SJ, 2016, 'New material of Gumardee pascuali Flannery et al., 1983 (Marsupialia: Macropodiformes) and two new species from the Riversleigh World Heritage area, Queensland, Australia', Memoirs of Museum Victoria, vol. 74, pp. 189 - 207

Beck RM D;Warburton NM;Archer M;Hand SJ;Aplin KP, 2016, 'Going underground: Postcranial morphology of the early miocene marsupial mole naraboryctes philcreaseri and the evolution of fossoriality in notoryctemorphians', Memoirs of Museum Victoria, vol. 74, pp. 151 - 171

Janis CM;Damuth J;Travouillon KJ;Figueirido B;Hand SJ;Archer M, 2016, 'Palaeoecology of Oligo-Miocene macropodoids determined from craniodental and calcaneal data', Memoirs of Museum Victoria, vol. 74, pp. 209 - 232

Pian R;Archer M;Hand SJ;Beck RM D;Cody A, 2016, 'The upper dentition and relationships of the enigmatic Australian Cretaceous mammal Kollikodon ritchiei', Memoirs of Museum Victoria, vol. 74, pp. 97 - 105

Archer M;Christmas O;Hand SJ;Black KH;Creaser P;Godthelp H;Graham I;Cohen D;Arena DA;Anderson C;Soares G;Machin N;Beck RM D;Wilson LA B;Myers TJ;Gillespie AK;Khoo B;Travouillon KJ, 2016, 'Earliest known record of a hypercarnivorous dasyurid (Marsupialia), from newly discovered carbonates beyond the Riversleigh world Heritage area, north Queensland', Memoirs of Museum Victoria, vol. 74, pp. 137 - 150

Rich TH;Hopson JA;Gill PG;Gill PG;Rogers-Davidson S;Morton S;Cifelli RL;Pickering D;Kool L;Siu K;Burgmann FA;Senden T;Evans AR;Wagstaff BE;Seegets-Villiers D;Corfe IJ;Flannery TF;Walker K;Musser AM;Archer M;Pian R;Vickers-Rich P, 2016, 'The mandible and dentition of the Early Cretaceous monotreme Teinolophos trusleri', Alcheringa, vol. 40, pp. 475 - 501, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03115518.2016.1180034

Wilson LA B;Hand SJ;López-Aguirre C;Archer M;Black KH;Beck RM D;Armstrong KN;Wroe S, 2016, 'Cranial shape variation and phylogenetic relationships of extinct and extant Old World leaf-nosed bats', Alcheringa, vol. 40, pp. 509 - 524, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03115518.2016.1196434

Binfield P;Archer M;Hand SJ;Black KH;Myers TJ;Gillespie AK;Arena DA, 2016, 'A new Miocene carnivorous marsupial, Barinya kutjamarpensis (Dasyuromorphia), from central Australia', Alcheringa, pp. 1 - 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03115518.2016.1180029

Chamberlain PM;Travouillon KJ;Archer M;Hand SJ, 2016, 'Kutjamarcoot brevirostrum gen. et sp. nov., a new short-snouted, early Miocene bandicoot (Marsupialia: Peramelemorphia) from the Kutjamarpu Local Fauna (Wipajiri Formation) in South Australia', Alcheringa, vol. 40, pp. 197 - 206, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03115518.2016.1103525

Stein M;Hand SJ;Archer M, 2016, 'A new crocodile displaying extreme constriction of the mandible, from the late Oligocene of Riversleigh, Australia', Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, vol. 36, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02724634.2016.1179041

Archer M;Hand SJ;Black KH;Beck RM D;Arena DA;Wilson LA B;Kealy S;Hung TT, 2016, 'A new family of bizarre durophagous carnivorous marsupials from Miocene deposits in the Riversleigh World Heritage Area, northwestern Queensland', Scientific Reports, vol. 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep26911

Stein M;Archer M;Hand SJ, 2016, 'Dwarfism and Feeding Behaviours in Oligo-Miocene Crocodiles from Riversleigh, Northwestern Queensland, Australia', Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, vol. 61, pp. 135 - 142, http://dx.doi.org/10.4202/app.00134.2014

Butler K;Travouillon KJ;Price GJ;Archer M;Hand SJ, 2016, 'Cookeroo, a new genus of fossil kangaroo (Marsupialia, Macropodidae) from the Oligo-Miocene of Riversleigh, northwestern Queensland, Australia', Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, vol. 36, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02724634.2016.1083029

Worthy TH;Handley WD;Archer M;Hand SJ, 2016, 'The extinct flightless mihirungs (Aves, Dromornithidae): Cranial anatomy, a new species, and assessment of Oligo-Miocene lineage diversity', Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, vol. 36, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02724634.2015.1031345

Arena DA;Travouillon KJ;Beck RM D;Black KH;Gillespie AK;Myers TJ;Archer M;Hand SJ, 2016, 'Mammalian lineages and the biostratigraphy and biochronology of Cenozoic faunas from the Riversleigh World Heritage Area, Australia', Lethaia, vol. 49, pp. 43 - 60, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/let.12131

Rozefelds A;Dettmann M;Clifford T;Hocknull S;Newman N;Godthelp H;Hand S;Archer M, 2015, 'Traditional and computed tomographic (CT) techniques link modern and Cenozoic fruits of Pleiogynium (Anacardiaceae) from Australia', Alcheringa, vol. 39, pp. 24 - 39, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03115518.2014.951916

Cooke BN;Travouillon KJ;Archer M;Hand SJ, 2015, 'Ganguroo robustiter, sp. Nov. (Macropodoidea, Marsupialia), a middle to early late Miocene basal macropodid from Riversleigh World Heritage Area, Australia', Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, vol. 35, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02724634.2015.956879

Hand SJ;Lee DE;Worthy TH;Archer M;Worthy JP;Tennyson AJ D;Salisbury SW;Scofield RP;Mildenhall DC;Kennedy EM;Lindqvist JK, 2015, 'Miocene fossils reveal ancient roots for New Zealand's endemic Mystacina (Chiroptera) and its rainforest habitat', PLoS ONE, vol. 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0128871

Brewer P;Archer M;Hand SJ;Abel R, 2015, 'New genus of primitive wombat (Vombatidae, marsupialia) from miocene deposits in the riversleigh world heritage area (queensland, australia)', Palaeontologia Electronica, vol. 18, pp. 1 - 40

Arena DA;Travouillon KJ;Beck RM D;Black KH;Gillespie AK;Myers TJ;Archer M;Hand SJ, 2015, 'Mammalian lineages and the biostratigraphy and biochronology of Cenozoic faunas from the Riversleigh World Heritage Area, Australia', Lethaia, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/let.12131

Travouillon KJ;Archer M;Hand SJ, 2015, 'Revision of Wabularoo, an early macropodid kangaroo from mid-Cenozoic deposits of the Riversleigh World Heritage Area, Queensland, Australia', Alcheringa, vol. 39, pp. 274 - 286, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03115518.2015.994115

Travouillon KJ;Archer M;Hand SJ, 2015, 'Revision of Wabularoo, an early macropodid kangaroo from mid-Cenozoic deposits of the Riversleigh World Heritage Area, Queensland, Australia', Alcheringa, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03115518.2015.994115

Hand SJ;Sigé B;Archer M;Gunnell GF;Simmons NB, 2015, 'A New Early Eocene (Ypresian) Bat from Pourcy, Paris Basin, France, with Comments on Patterns of Diversity in the Earliest Chiropterans', Journal of Mammalian Evolution, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10914-015-9286-9

Gillespie AK;Archer M;Hand SJ;Black KH, 2014, 'New material referable to Wakaleo (Marsupialia: Thylacoleonidae) from the Riversleigh World Heritage Area, northwestern Queensland: revising species boundaries and distributions in Oligo/Miocene marsu', Alcheringa, vol. 38, pp. 513 - 527, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03115518.2014.908268

Matzke-Karasz R, 2014, 'Subcellular preservation in giant ostracod sperm from an early Miocene cave deposit in Australia', Proceedings. Biological sciences / The Royal Society, vol. 281, http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2014.0394

Woodhead J;Hand SJ;Archer M;Graham I;Sniderman K;Arena DA;Black KH;Godthelp H;Creaser P;Price E, 2014, 'Developing a radiometrically-dated chronologic sequence for Neogene biotic change in Australia, from the Riversleigh World Heritage Area of Queensland', Gondwana Research, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gr.2014.10.004

Black KH;Travouillon KJ;Den Boer W;Kear BP;Cooke BN;Archer M, 2014, 'A new species of the basal "kangaroo" Balbaroo and a re-evaluation of stem macropodiform interrelationships', PLoS ONE, vol. 9, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0112705

Gillespie AK;Archer M;Hand SJ;Black KH, 2014, 'New material referable to Wakaleo (Marsupialia: Thylacoleonidae) from the Riversleigh World Heritage Area, northwestern Queensland: revising species boundaries and distributions in Oligo/Miocene marsu', Alcheringa, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03115518.2014.908268

Travouillon KJ;Archer M;Hand SJ;Muirhead J, 2014, 'Sexually Dimorphic Bandicoots (Marsupialia: Peramelemorphia) From the Oligo-Miocene of Australia, First Cranial Ontogeny for Fossil Bandicoots and New Species Descriptions', Journal of Mammalian Evolution, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10914-014-9271-8

Travouillon KJ;Cooke BN;Archer M;Hand SJ, 2014, 'Revision of basal macropodids from the Riversleigh World Heritage Area with descriptions of new material of Ganguroo bilamina Cooke, 1997 and a new species', Palaeontologia Electronica, vol. 17


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