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Details of the Faculty or Staff
Name  
LIU Jun
Title  
   Vice Director
Highest  
Education  
   Doctor
Office  
   142 Xizhimenwai ST., Beijing, 100044, China
Phone  
   010-88369325
Zip Code  
   100044
Fax  
   010-68337001
Email  
   liujun@ivpp.ac.cn

Education and Appointments:

03/2009-                Research Professor, IVPP

01/2008-03/2009     Research Associate Professor, IVPP

09/2002-06/2007     Faculty Fellow, Columbia University.

1998-2002              Research fellow, IVPP


Research Interests:
Early tetrapods (Paleozoic and Early Mesozoic), especially therapsids: their morphology, phylogenetic systematics, function, biostratigraphy, and paleobiogeography.
Public Services:

Honors:

Selected Publications:

2018

Liu, J., and Bever, Gabriel S., 2018, The tetrapod fauna of the upper Permian Naobaogou Formation of China: a new species of Elginia (Pareiasauria): Papers in Palaeontology, v. 4. doi: 10.1002/spp2.1105

Liu, J., Ramezani, J., Li, L., Shang, Q.-H., Xu, G.-H., Wang, Y.-Y., and Yang, J.-S., 2018, High-precision temporal calibration of Middle Triassic vertebrate biostratigraphy: U-Pb zircon constraints for the Sinokannemeyeria Fauna and Yonghesuchus: Vertebrata Palasiatica, v. 56, no. 1, p. 16-24.

2017

Liu, J., and Abdala, F., 2017, The tetrapod fauna of the upper Permian Naobaogou Formation of China: 1. Shiguaignathus wangi gen. et sp. nov., the first akidnognathid therocephalian from China: PeerJ, v. 5, p. e4150.

Liu, J., and Abdala, F., 2017, Therocephalian (Therapsida) and chroniosuchian (Reptiliomorpha) from the Permo-Triassic transitional Guodikeng Formation of the Dalongkou Section, Jimusar, Xinjiang, China: Vertebrata Palasiatica, v. 55, no. 1, p. 24-40.

Liu, J., Schneider, V.P., and Olsen, P.E., 2017, The postcranial skeleton of Boreogomphodon (Cynodontia: Traversodontidae) from the Upper Triassic of North Carolina, USA and the comparison with other traversodontids: PeerJ, v. 5, p. e3521.

Liu, J., and Sullivan, C., 2017, New discoveries from the Sinokannemeyeria-Shansisuchus Assemblage Zone: 3. Archosauriformes from Linxian, Shanxi, China: Vertebrata Palasiatica, v. 55, no. 2, p. 107-125.

Rey, K., Amiot, R., Fourel, F., Abdala, F., Fluteau, F., Jalil, N.-E., Liu, J., Rubidge, B.S., Smith, R.M.H., Steyer, J.S., Viglietti, P.A., Wang, X., and Lécuyer, C., 2017, Oxygen isotopes suggest elevated thermometabolism within multiple Permo-Triassic therapsid clades: eLife, v. 6, p. e28589.

Shi, J., Wang, G., Chen, X.e., Fang, Y., Ding, L., Huang, S., Hou, M., Liu, J., and Li, P., 2017, A new moth-preying alpine pit viper species from Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau (Viperidae, Crotalinae): Amphibia-Reptilia, v. 38, no. 4, p. 517-532

2016

Liu, J., 2016, Yuanansuchus maopingchangensis, the second capitosauroid temnospondyl from the Middle Triassic Badong Formation of Yuanan, Hubei, China: PeerJ. 10.7717/peerj.1903

Wang, Y.-Y., Sullivan, C., and Liu, J., 2016, Taxonomic Revision of Eoalligator (Crocodylia, Alligatorinae) and the Paleogeographic Origins of the Chinese Alligatoroid: PeerJ. 10.7717/peerj.2356

2015

Liu, J., 2015, New discoveries from the Sinokannemeyeria-Shansisuchus Assemblage Zone: 1. Kannemeyeriiformes from Shanxi, China: Vertebrata Palasiatica, v. 53, no. 1, p. 16-28.

Liu, J., and Abdala, F., 2015, New discoveries from the Sinokannemeyeria-Shansisuchus Assemblage Zone: 2. A new species of Nothogomphodon (Therapsida: Therocephalia) from the Ermaying Formation (Anisian, Middle Triassic) of Shanxi, China: Vertebrata Palasiatica, v. 53, no. 2, p. 123-132.

Liu, J., and Bever, G.S., 2015, The last diadectomorph sheds light on Late Palaeozoic tetrapod biogeography: Biology Letters, v. 11, no. 5, p. 2015.0100.

Liu, J., Butler, R., Sullivan, C., and Ezcurra, M., 2015, ‘Chasmatosaurus ultimus,’ a putative proterosuchid archosauriform from the Middle Triassic, is an indeterminate crown archosaur: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 35, no. 5, p. e965779.

Xu, L., Li, X.-W., Jia, S.-H., and Liu, J., 2015, The Jiyuan tetrapod Fauna of the Upper Permian of China——1. New pareiasaur materials and the reestablishment of Honania complicidentata: Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, v. 60, no. 3, p. 689-700.

Li, L., Joyce, W.G., and Liu, J., 2015, The oldest morphologically modern soft-shelled turtle, Perochelys lamadongensis (Testudines, Pan-Trionychidae), from the Jehol Biota of China: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 35, no. 2.

Li, L., Tong, H., Gu, W., and Liu, J., 2015, A new trionychid turtle from the Early Cretaceous of Heilongjiang Province, Northeastern China: Cretaceous Research, v. 56, p. 155-160.

 

2014

Liu, J., and Abdala, F., 2014, The phylogeny and taxonomy of Traversodontidae, in Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fr?bisch, J., eds., Early Evolutionary History of the Synapsida: New York, Springer, p. 255-279.

Liu, J., Xu, L., Jia, S.-H., Pu, H.-Y., and Liu, X.-L., 2014, The Jiyuan tetrapod Fauna of the Upper Permian of China——2. Stratigraphy, Taxonomical review, and correlation with other assemblages: Vertebrata Palasiatica, v. 52, no. 3, p. 328-339.

Butler, R., Sullivan, C., Ezcurra, M., Liu, J., Lecuona, A., and Sookias, R., 2014, New clade of enigmatic early archosaurs yields insights into early pseudosuchian phylogeny and the biogeography of the archosaur radiation: BMC Evolutionary Biology, v. 14, no. 1, p. 128.

Sookias, R.B., Sullivan, C., Liu, J., and Butler, R.J., 2014, Systematics of putative euparkeriids (Diapsida: Archosauriformes) from the Triassic of China: PeerJ.

 

2013

        Liu, J., 2013, On the taxonomy of Xinpusaurus (Reptilia: Thalattosauria): Vertebrata Palasiatica, v. 51, no. 1, p. 17-23.

        Liu, J., 2013, Osteology, ontogeny and phylogenetic position of Sinophoneus yumenensis (Therapsida, Dinocephalia) from Dashankou Fauna, middle Permian of China: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 33, no. 6, p. 1394-1407.

        Liu, J., and Li, L., 2013, Large tetrapod burrows from the Permian Naobaogou Formation of the Daqingshan area, Nei Mongol, China: Acta Geologica Sinica (English Edition), v. 87, no. 6, p. 1501-1507.

        Liu, J., Li, L., and Li, X.-W., 2013, SHRIMP U-Pb zircon dating of the Triassic Ermaying and Tongchuang formations in Shanxi, China and its stratigraphic implications: Vertebrata Palasiatica, v. 51, no. 2, p. 162-168.

        Liu, J., Zhao, L.-J., Li, C., and He, T., 2013, Osteology of Concavispina biseridens (Reptilia, Thalattosauria) from the Xiaowa Formation (Carnian), Guanling, Guizhou, China Journal of Palaeontology, v. 87, no. 2, p. 341-350.

        Li, X.-W., and Liu, J., 2013, New specimens of pareiasaurs from the Upper Permian Sunjiagou Formation of Liulin, Shanxi and their indication for the taxonomy of Chinese pareiasaurs: Vertebrata Palasiatica, v. 51, no. 3, p. 199-204.

        Sullivan, C., Liu, J., Roberts, E.M., Huang, T.D., Yang, C., and Zhong, S., 2013, Pelvic morphology of a tritylodontid (Synapsida: Eucynodontia) from the Lower Jurassic of China, and some functional and phylogenetic implications: Comptes rendus Palevol, v. 12, no. 7-8, p. 505-518.

        Zhao, L.-J., Liu, J., Li, C., and He, T., 2013, A new thalattosaur, Concavispina biseridens gen. et sp. nov. from Guanling, Guizhou, China: Vertebrata Palasiatica, v. 51, no. 1, p. 24-28.


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