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Susan M. Kidwell

TitleWilliam Rainey Harper Prof.
InstitutionUniversity of Chicago
DepartmentGeophysical Sciences
AddressChicago IL 60637
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    Fossilization processes and their conseqences for the nature of the fossil record, especially the ecological fidelity of fossil communities; also marine invertebrate paleoecology and sedimentary geology

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    1. Tomašových A, Kidwell SM. Nineteenth-century collapse of a benthic marine ecosystem on the open continental shelf. Proc Biol Sci. 2017 Jun 14; 284(1856). PMID: 28592668.
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    2. Bizjack MT, Kidwell SM, Velarde RG, Leonard-Pingel J, Tomašových A. Detecting, sourcing, and age-dating dredged sediments on the open shelf, southern California, using dead mollusk shells. Mar Pollut Bull. 2017 Jan 15; 114(1):448-465. PMID: 27745741.
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    3. Kidwell SM. Biology in the Anthropocene: Challenges and insights from young fossil records. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Apr 21; 112(16):4922-9. PMID: 25901315.
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    4. Tomasových A, Kidwell SM. The effects of temporal resolution on species turnover and on testing metacommunity models. Am Nat. 2010 May; 175(5):587-606. PMID: 20302427.
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    5. Kidwell SM. Discordance between living and death assemblages as evidence for anthropogenic ecological change. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007 Nov 06; 104(45):17701-6. PMID: 17965231.
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    6. Lotze HK, Lenihan HS, Bourque BJ, Bradbury RH, Cooke RG, Kay MC, Kidwell SM, Kirby MX, Peterson CH, Jackson JB. Depletion, degradation, and recovery potential of estuaries and coastal seas. Science. 2006 Jun 23; 312(5781):1806-9. PMID: 16794081.
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    7. Valentine JW, Jablonski D, Kidwell S, Roy K. Assessing the fidelity of the fossil record by using marine bivalves. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2006 Apr 25; 103(17):6599-604. PMID: 16617108.
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    8. Kidwell SM. Shell composition has no net impact on large-scale evolutionary patterns in mollusks. Science. 2005 Feb 11; 307(5711):914-7. PMID: 15705849.
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    9. Kidwell SM. Preservation of species abundance in marine death assemblages. Science. 2001 Nov 02; 294(5544):1091-4. PMID: 11691990.
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    10. Jackson JB, Kirby MX, Berger WH, Bjorndal KA, Botsford LW, Bourque BJ, Bradbury RH, Cooke R, Erlandson J, Estes JA, Hughes TP, Kidwell S, Lange CB, Lenihan HS, Pandolfi JM, Peterson CH, Steneck RS, Tegner MJ, Warner RR. Historical overfishing and the recent collapse of coastal ecosystems. Science. 2001 Jul 27; 293(5530):629-37. PMID: 11474098.
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    11. Roy K, Valentine JW, Jablonski D, Kidwell SM. Scales of climatic variability and time averaging in Pleistocene biotas: implications for ecology and evolution. Trends Ecol Evol. 1996 Nov; 11(11):458-63. PMID: 21237921.
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