Publications

 

Publications and other projects

 

1.- Selected Books

Sabertooth. Mauricio Anton. Indiana University Press 2013

Dinosaur Art. Edited by Steve White. Titan Books 2012

La Gran Migración. Jordi Agustí and Mauricio Antón. Crítica, 2011

Madrid antes del Hombre. Mauricio Antón and Jorge Morales, Editors. Comunidad de Madrid, 2009

Dogs, their Fossil Relatives and Evolutionary History. Xiaoming Wang, Richard Tedford and Mauricio Antón. Columbia University Press, 2008.

El Secreto de los Fósiles. Text and illustrations by Mauricio Antón. Aguilar, 2007.

Del Turkana al Cáucaso. Jordi Agustí y David Lordkepanitze. Illustrations by Mauricio Antón. National Geographic-RBA. 2005.

The National Geographic Book of Prehistoric Mammals. Alan Turner and Mauricio Antón, National Geographic Society, 2004.

Evolving Eden. Alan Turner and Mauricio Antón, Columbia University Press, 2004

El Chico de la Gran Dolina. José María Bermúdez de Castro, illustrations by Mauricio Antón, Editorial Crítica, 2003

Mammoths, Sabertooths, and Hominids. Jordi Agustí and Mauricio Antón, Columbia University Press, 2002

La Especie Elegida. Juan Luis Arsuaga and Ignacio Martínez, Illustrations by Mauricio Antón, Ediciones Temas de Hoy, 1998

The Big Cats and Their Fossil Relatives. Alan Turner and Mauricio Antón, Columbia University Press, 1997

2.- Selected Academic Articles

Salesa, M.J., M. Antón, A. Turner & J. Morales, 2010. Functional anatomy of the forelimb in Promegantereon ogygia (Felidae, Machairodontinae, Smilodontini) from the Late Miocene of Spain and the origins of the sabre-toothed felid model. Journal of Anatomy 216: 381–396

Antón, M., M.J. Salesa, A. Turner, A. Galobart & J. F. Pastor, 2009. Soft tissue reconstruction of Homotherium latidens (Mammalia, carnivora, Felidae). Implications for the possibility of representations in Paleaeolithic art. Geobios 49: 541-552

Jablonski, N. G., M.G. Leakey, C.V. Ward & M. Antón, 2008. Systematic Paleontology of the Large Colobines. Pp 31-102 en N. G. Jablonski y M. G. Leakey eds: Koobi Fora Research Proeject Volume 6: The Fossil monkeys. California Academy of Sciences.

Jablonski, N. G., M.G. Leakey, C.V. Ward & M. Antón, 2008. Systematic Paleontology of the Cercopithecines. Pp 103-300 en N. G. Jablonski y M. G. Leakey eds: Koobi Fora Research Proeject Volume 6: The Fossil monkeys. California Academy of Sciences.

Antón, M., A. Turner, M.J. Salesa, & J. Morales, 2006. A complete skull of Chasmaporhtetes lunensis (Carnivora, hyaenidae) from the Spanish Pliocene site of Puebla de Valverde (Teruel). Estudios Geológicos 62 (1): 375-388.

Salesa, M. J., M. Antón, S. Peigne & J. Morales. 2006. Evidence of a false thumb in a fossil carnivore clarifies the evolution of pandas. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 103 (2): 379-382.

Antón, M., M. J. Salesa, J.F. Pastor, I. M. Sánchez, S. Fraile and J. Morales, 2004. Implications of the mastoid anatomy of larger extant felids for the evolution and predatory behaviour of sabretoothed cats (Mammalia, Carnivora, Felidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 140:207-221

Peigné, S., M. J. Salesa, M. Antón & J. Morales, 2005. Ailurid carnivoran mammal Simocyon from the late Miocene of Spain and the systematics of the genus. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 50 (2): 219-238.

Salesa, M.J., M. Antón, A. Turner & J. Morales, 2005. Aspects of the functional morphology of the cranial and cervical skeleton of the sabre-toothed cat Paramachairodus ogygia (Kaup, 1832) (Felidae, Machairodontinae) from the late Miocene of Spain: implications for the origin of the machairodont killing bite. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 2005, 144: 363-377.

Antón, M., M. J. Salesa, J. Morales & A. Turner, 2004. First known complete skulls of the scimitar-toothed cat Machairodus aphanistus (Felidae, Carnivora) from the spanish late Miocene site of Batallones-1. Journal of vertebrate Paleontology 24(4): 957-969

Antón, M. G. López & R. Santamaría, 2004. Carnivore trackways from the Miocene site of Salinas de Añana (Álava, Spain). Ichnos11: 371-384

Antón, M. 2003. Comments on the reconstructions of fossil vertebrates from Lothagam. Pp 661-665 In “Lothagam: Dawn of Humanity in East Africa”. J.M. Harris and M. Leakey, eds. Columbia University Press, New York

Jablonski, N. G., Leakey, M. G., Kiarie, C. & Antón, M, 2002. A new skeleton of Theropithecus brumpti (Primates: Cercopithecidae) from Lomekwi, West Turkana, Kenya. Journal of Human Evolution, 43:887­-923

Antón, M. & A. Galobart, 1999. Neck function and predatory behavior in the scimitar toothed cat Homotherium latidens. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 19(4): 771-784

Antón, M. & L. Werdelin, 1998. Too well restored? The case of the Megantereon skull from Senéze. Lethaia, 31:158-160

Antón, M., R. Garcia-Perea, & A. Turner, 1998. Reconstructed facial appearance of the Sabretoothed felid Smilodon. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 124:369-386

3.- Selected exhibitions

American Museum of Natural History, New York: Extreme Mammals” (Temporary exhibit), 2009-2010.

CosmoCaixa, Alcobendas (Madrid), y CosmoCaixa de Barcelona: “5 artistas ante el Triceratops” (Temporary exhibit), 2006-2007.

Museo de los Orígenes, Casa de San Isidro, Madrid: “M-30, Un viaje al pasado(Temporary exhibit). 2007.

Musée National de Préhistoire, Les Eyzies, France: Las Grandes Fieras del Pasado (Temporary exhibit), 2006.

Florida Museum of Natural History, Gainesville, FL: Evolution of Life and Land (Permanent Exhibit) 2004.

American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY: Atapuerca, Treasures form the Hill (Temporary Exhibit), 2003.

Museo Nacional y Centro de Investigación de Altamira, Santander, 2002: (Permanent exhibit).

Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, Madrid: Atapuerca, Nuestros Antecesores (Travelling exhibit), 1999

Geological Museum, University of Windhoek, Windhoek, Namibia: Paleontology Hall, (Permanent exhibit) 1998

5.- Selected Films

2013.- “Bringing the Sabertooths Back to Life”

2010.- “Dinosaurios del Gobi”. Production of Mauricio Antón & “The Fly Factory” consisting of 8 animated shorts for the “CosmoCaixa” Museum in Alcobendas, Madrid.

2008.- “Fauna Glacial de Asturias”. Production of Mauricio Antón & “The Fly Factory” for the intepretive center “Fauna Glacial de Onís”, Benia de Onís, Asturias.

2008.- “Viaje al Fondo del Mar Jurásico”. Production of Mauricio Antón & “The Fly Factory” for the interpretive center of Albarracín, a dependence of Dinópolis Museum (Teruel)

2007.- “Elegant Mechanics”. video about tiger locomotion created by Mauricio Antón & “The Fly Factory” for the travelling exhibit “Tigers, Tracking a Legend”produced by Carol Amore.

2006.- “Un Pequeño Gran Viajero: El Gobiconodóntido de Teruel”. Production of Mauricio Antón & “The Fly Factory” for the interpretive center of Castellote, a dependence of Dinópolis Museum (Teruel)

2006.- “En Busca de Nuestros Antepasados en África”. Production of Mauricio Antón & “The Fly Factory” for Dinópolis Museum (Teruel)

2005.- The fossil sites of Cerro Batallones in Madrid. Production of Mauricio Antón & “The Fly Factory” for the Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, Madrid.

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