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Lowery, C. M., Bralower, T. J., Owens, J. D., Rodríguez-Tovar, F. J., Jones, H., Smit, J., … & Morgan, J. V. (2018). Rapid recovery of life at ground zero of the end-Cretaceous mass extinction. Nature, 1.




Takashimizu, Y., Kawamura, R., Rodríguez-Tovar, F. J., Dorador, J., Ducassou, E., Hernández-Molina, F. J., … & Alvarez-Zarikian, C. A. (2016). Reworked tsunami deposits by bottom currents: Circumstantial evidences from Late Pleistocene to Early Holocene in the Gulf of Cádiz. Marine Geology377, 95-109.

Lofi, J., Voelker, A. H. L., Ducassou, E., Hernández-Molina, F. J., Sierro, F. J., Bahr, A., … & Rodríguez-Tovar, F. J. (2016). Quaternary chronostratigraphic framework and sedimentary processes for the Gulf of Cadiz and Portuguese Contourite Depositional Systems derived from Natural Gamma Ray records. Marine Geology377, 40-57.

Dorador, J., & Rodríguez-Tovar, F. J. (2016). Stratigraphic variation in ichnofabrics at the “Shackleton Site”(IODP Site U1385) on the Iberian Margin: Paleoenvironmental implications. Marine Geology377, 118-126.

Alonso, B., Ercilla, G., Casas, D., Stow, D. A., Rodríguez-Tovar, F. J., Dorador, J., & Hernández-Molina, F. J. (2016). Contourite vs gravity-flow deposits of the Pleistocene Faro Drift (Gulf of Cadiz): Sedimentological and mineralogical approaches. Marine Geology377, 77-94.

Hernández-Molina, F. J., Sierro, F. J., Llave, E., Roque, C., Stow, D. A. V., Williams, T., … & Rosales, C. (2016). Evolution of the gulf of Cadiz margin and southwest Portugal contourite depositional system: Tectonic, sedimentary and paleoceanographic implications from IODP expedition 339. Marine Geology377, 7-39.

Lozano, R.P., Delvene, G., Piñuela, L. and García-Ramos, J.C., 2016. Late Jurassic biogeochemical microenvironments associated with microbialite-coated unionids (Bivalvia), Asturias (N Spain). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 443: 80-97.

Martín-Peinado, F.J. and Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., 2016. Researching Protected Geosites: In Situ and Non-Destructive Analysis of Mass-Extinction Bioevents. Geoheritage: 1-7.

Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J. and Aguirre, J., 2016. Is Macaronichnus an exclusively small, horizontal and unbranched structure? Macaronichnus segregatis degiberti isubsp. nov. Spanish Journal of Paleontology, 29(2): 131-142.

Wang, Q., Shi, W., Atkinson, P.M. and Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., 2016. A New Geostatistical Solution to Remote Sensing Image Downscaling. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 54(1): 386-396.



Alegret, L., Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J. and Uchman, A., 2015. How bioturbation obscured the Cretaceous-Palaeogene boundary record. Terra Nova, 27(3): 225-230.

Arenas, C., Piñuela, L. and García-Ramos, J.C., 2015. Climatic and tectonic controls on carbonate deposition in syn-rift siliciclastic fluvial systems: A case of microbialites and associated facies in the Late Jurassic. Sedimentology, 62(4): 1149-1183.

Baeza-Carratalá, J.F., García Joral, F., Giannetti, A., Tent-Manclús, J.E., 2015. Evolution of the last koninckinids (Athyridida, Koninckinidae), a precursor signal of the early Toarcian mass extinction event in the Western Tethys. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 429, 41-56.

Clark, J.V., Aldridge, A.E., Reolid, M., Endo, K. and Pérez-Huerta, A., 2015. Application of shell spiral deviation methodology to fossil brachiopods: Implications for obtaining specimen ontogenetic ages. Palaeontologia Electronica, 18(3): 1-39.

Coimbra, R., Immenhauser, A., Olóriz, F., Rodríguez-Galiano, V. and Chica-Olmo, M., 2015. New insights into geochemical behaviour in ancient marine carbonates (Upper Jurassic Ammonitico Rosso): Novel proxies for interpreting sea-level dynamics and palaeoceanography. Sedimentology, 62(1): 266-302.

Dorador, J. and Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., 2015. Application of digital image treatment to the characterization and differentiation of deep-sea ichnofacies. Spanish Journal of Palaeontology, 30(2): 265-274.

Dowd, P.A., Pardo-Igúzquiza, E. and Egozcue, J.J., 2015. The total bootstrap median: a robust and efficient estimator of location and scale for small samples. Journal of Applied Statistics, 42(6): 1306-1321.

Gallego-Torres, D., Reolid, M., Nieto-Moreno, V. and Martínez-Casado, F.J., 2015. Pyrite framboid size distribution as a record for relative variations in sedimentation rate: An example on the Toarcian Oceanic Anoxic Event in Southiberian Palaeomargin. Sedimentary Geology, 330: 59-73.

Giannetti, A., Monaco, P., 2015. Definition of sequences through ichnocoenoses and taphofacies: An example from the Sácaras Formation (early Cretaceous, eastern Spain). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 438: 70-80.

Guardiola-Albert, C., Martos-Rosillo, S., Durán, J.J., Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., Robledo-Ardila, P.A. and Espinar, J.A.L., 2015a. Significance of preferential infiltration areas for groundwater recharge rate estimated with APLIS in the mountain karst aquifer system of sierra de las nieves (Southern Spain). Environmental Earth Sciences, 1: 67-74.

Guardiola-Albert, C., Martos-Rosillo, S., Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., Durán Valsero, J.J., Pedrera, A., Jiménez-Gavilán, P. and Liñán Baena, C., 2015b. Comparison of Recharge Estimation Methods During a Wet Period in a Karst Aquifer. Groundwater, 53(6): 885-895.

Hodell, D., Lourens, L., Crowhurst, S., Konijnendijk, T., Tjallingii, R., Jiménez-Espejo, F., Skinner, L., Tzedakis, P.C., Abrantes, F., Acton, G.D., Zarikian, C.A.A., Bahr, A., Balestra, B., Barranco, E.L., Carrara, G., Ducassou, E., Flood, R.D., José-Abel, F., Furota, S., Grimalt, J., Grunert, P., Hernández-Molina, J., Kim, J.K., Krissek, L.A., Kuroda, J., Li, B., Lofi, J., Margari, V., Martrat, B., Miller, M.D., Nanayama, F., Nishida, N., Richter, C., Rodrigues, T., Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Roque, A.C.F., Goñi, M.F.S., Sánchez, F.J.S., Singh, A.D., Sloss, C.R., Stow, D.A.V., Takashimizu, Y., Tzanova, A., Voelker, A., Xuan, C. and Williams, T., 2015. A reference time scale for Site U1385 (Shackleton Site) on the SW Iberian Margin. Global and Planetary Change, 133: 49-64.

Li, D., Xing, L., Lockley, M.G., Piñuela, L., Zhang, J., Dai, H., Kim, J.Y., Persons, W.S. and Kong, D., 2015. A manus dominated pterosaur track assemblage from Gansu, China: implications for behavior. Science Bulletin, 60(2): 264-272.

Monaco, P., Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J. and Uchman, A., 2015. A delayed response of the trace fossil community at the Cretaceous-Paleogene boundary in the Bottaccione section, Gubbio, Central Italy. Geobios, 48(2): 137-145.

Olea, R.A., Pardo-Igúzquiza, E. and Dowd, P.A., 2015. Robust and resistant semivariogram modelling using a generalized bootstrap. Journal of the Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, 115(1): 37-44.

Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., Durán, J.J. and Robledo-Ardila, P.A., 2015a. A three-dimensional karst aquifer model: The sierra de las nieves case (Málaga, Spain). Environmental Earth Sciences, 1: 285-291.

Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., Chica-Olmo, M., Luque-Espinar, J.A. and Rodríguez-Galiano, V., 2015b. Compositional cokriging for mapping the probability risk of groundwater contamination by nitrates. Science of the Total Environment, 532: 162-175.

Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., Durán, J.J., Robledo-Ardila, P.A. and Paredes, C., 2015c. Fractal modeling and estimation of karst conduit porosity. Environmental Earth Sciences, 1: 271-276.

Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., Luque-Espinar, J.A., Durán, J.J., Pedrera, A., Martos-Rosillo, S., Guardiola-Albert, C. and Robledo-Ardila, P.A., 2015d. Integral porosity estimation of the sierra de las nieves karst aquifer (Málaga, Spain). Environmental Earth Sciences, 1: 277-283.

Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., Durán, J.J., Luque-Espinar, J.A., Robledo-Ardila, P.A., Martos-Rosillo, S., Guardiola-Albert, C. and Pedrera, A., 2015e. Karst massif susceptibility from rock matrix, fracture and conduit porosities: a case study of the Sierra de las Nieves (Málaga, Spain). Environmental Earth Sciences, 74(12): 7583-7592.

Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., Durán, J.J., Robledo-Ardila, P.A., Luque-Espinar, J.A., Pedrera, A., Guardiola-Albert, C. and Martos-Rosillo, S., 2015f. A method for automatic detection and delineation of karst depressions and hills. Environmental Earth Sciences, 1: 75-82.

Pawlowsky-Glahn, V., Egozcue, J.J., Olea, R.A. and Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., 2015. Cokriging of compositional balances including a dimension reduction and retrieval of original units. Journal of the Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, 115(1): 59-72.

Pedrera, A., Luque-Espinar, J.A., Martos-Rosillo, S., Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., Durán-Valsero, J.J., Martínez-Moreno, F. and Guardiola-Albert, C., 2015. Structural controls on karstic conduits in a collisional orogen (Sierra de las Nieves, Betic Cordillera, S Spain). Geomorphology, 238: 15-26.

Reolid, M., Santos, A. and Mayoral, E., 2015a. Grazing activity as taphonomic record of necrobiotic interaction: A case study of a sea turtle carapace from the Upper Jurassic of the Prebetic (south Spain). Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Geologicas, 32(1): 21-28.

Reolid, M., Abad, I. and Sánchez-Gómez, M., 2015b. Phreatomagmatic activity and associated hydrothermal processes in the lamproitic volcano of Cancarix (Southeast Spain). Journal of Iberian Geology, 41(2): 183-204.

Reolid, M., Rivas, P. and Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., 2015c. Toarcian ammonitico rosso facies from the South Iberian Paleomargin (Betic Cordillera, southern Spain): paleoenvironmental reconstruction. Facies, 61(4).

Reolid, M., Sánchez-Quiñónez, C.A., Alegret, L. and Molina, E., 2015d. Palaeoenvironmental turnover across the Cenomanian-Turonian transition in Oued Bahloul, Tunisia: Foraminifera and geochemical proxies. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 417: 491-510.

Rodriguez-Tovar, F.J., Uchman, A. and Puga-Bernabeu, A., 2015. Borings in gneiss boulders in the Miocene (Upper Tortonian) of the Sorbas basin, SE Spain. Geological Magazine, 152(2): 287-297.

Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J. and Dorador, J., 2015. Ichnofabric characterization in cores: A method of digital image treatment. Annales Societatis Geologorum Poloniae, 85(3): 465-471.

Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Dorador, J., Grunert, P. and Hodell, D., 2015a. Deep-sea trace fossil and benthic foraminiferal assemblages across glacial Terminations 1, 2 and 4 at the “Shackleton Site” (IODP Expedition 339, Site U1385). Global and Planetary Change, 133: 359-370.

Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Dorador, J., Martin-Garcia, G.M., Sierro, F.J., Flores, J.A. and Hodell, D.A., 2015b. Response of macrobenthic and foraminifer communities to changes in deep-sea environmental conditions from Marine Isotope Stage (MIS) 12 to 11 at the “Shackleton Site”. Global and Planetary Change, 133: 176-187.

Sosa-Montes de Oca, C., Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J. and Martínez-Ruiz, F., 2015. Geochemical and isotopic characterization of trace fossil infillings: New insights on tracemaker activity after the K/Pg impact event. Cretaceous Research, 57: 391-401.

Stachacz, M., Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Uchman, A. and Reolid, M., 2015. Deep Endichnial Cruziana from the Lower-Middle Ordovician of Spain — A Unique Trace Fossil Record of Trilobitomorph Deep Burrowing Behavior. Ichnos:an International Journal of Plant and Animal, 22(1): 12-18.

Villaseñor, A.B., Moliner, L. and Olóriz, F., 2015. Schneidia zacatense sp. nov. – First population level study of Ataxioceratinae from the Lower Kimmeridgian in northern Mexico – Biostratigraphic and palaeobiogeographic significance. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, 63: 217-243.

Xing, L., Lockley, M.G., Marty, D., Piñuela, L., Klein, H., Zhang, J. and Persons, W.S., 2015a. Re-description of the partially collapsed Early Cretaceous Zhaojue dinosaur tracksite (Sichuan Province, China) by using previously registered video coverage. Cretaceous Research, 52(PA): 138-152.

Xing, L., Buckley, L.G., McCrea, R.T., Lockley, M.G., Zhang, J., Piñuela, L., Klein, H. and Wang, F., 2015b. Reanalysis of Wupus agilis (Early Cretaceous) of Chongqing, China as a large avian trace: Differentiating between large bird and small non-avian theropod tracks. PLoS ONE, 10(5).

Xing, L., Lockley, M.G., Marty, D., Zhang, J., Wang, Y., Klein, H., McCrea, R.T., Buckley, L.G., Belvedere, M., Mateus, O., Gierliński, G.D., Piñuela, L., Persons, W.S., Wang, F., Ran, H., Dai, H. and Xie, X., 2015c. An ornithopod-dominated tracksite from the lower Cretaceous Jiaguan Formation (Barremian-Albian) of Qijiang, South-Central China: New discoveries, ichnotaxonomy, preservation and palaeoecology. PLoS ONE, 10(10).



Baeza-Carratalá, J.F., Giannetti, A., Tent-Manclús, J.E., Joral, F.G., 2014. Evaluating taphonomic bias in a storm-disturbed carbonate platform: Effects of compositional and environmental factors in lower Jurassic brachiopod accumulations (eastern Subbetic basin, Spain). Palaios, 29 (1), 55-73.

Coimbra, R., Immenhauser, A. and Olóriz, F., 2014a. Spatial geochemistry of Upper Jurassic marine carbonates (Iberian subplate). Earth-Science Reviews, 139: 1-32.

Coimbra, R., Rodriguez-Galiano, V., Olóriz, F. and Chica-Olmo, M., 2014b. Regression trees for modeling geochemical data-An application to Late Jurassic carbonates (Ammonitico Rosso). Computers and Geosciences, 73: 198-207.

Chica-Olmo, M., Luque-Espinar, J.A., Rodriguez-Galiano, V., Pardo-Igúzquiza, E. and Chica-Rivas, L., 2014. Categorical indicator kriging for assessing the risk of groundwater nitrate pollution: The case of Vega de Granada aquifer (SE Spain). Science of the Total Environment, 470-471: 229-239.

Dorador, J. and Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., 2014a. Digital image treatment applied to ichnological analysis of marine core sediments. Facies, 60(1): 39-44.

Dorador, J. and Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., 2014b. A novel application of digital image treatment by quantitative pixel analysis to trace fossil research in marine cores. Palaios, 29(10): 533-538.

Dorador, J., Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Hernández-Molina, F.J., Stow, D.A.V., Alvarez-Zarikian, C., Acton, G., Bahr, A., Balestra, B., Ducassou, E., Flood, R., Flores, J.A., Furota, S., Grunert, P., Hodell, D., Jimenez-Espejo, F., Kim, J.K., Krissek, L., Kuroda, J., Li, B., Llave, E., Lofi, J., Lourens, L., Miller, M., Nanayama, F., Nishida, N., Richter, C., Roque, C., Pereira, H., Sanchez Goñi, M., Sierro Sanchez, F., Singh, A., Sloss, C., Takashimizu, Y., Tzanova, A., Voelker, A., Williams, T. and Xuan, C., 2014. Quantitative estimation of bioturbation based on digital image analysis. Marine Geology, 349: 55-60.

García-Ramos, J.C., Mángano, M.G., Piñuela, L., Buatois, L.A. and Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., 2014. The ichnogenus Tubotomaculum: An enigmatic pellet-filled structure from Upper Cretaceous to Miocene deep-marine deposits of southern Spain. Journal of Paleontology, 88(6): 1189-1198.

Giannetti, A., Monaco, P., Corbí, H., Soria, J.M., 2014. Integrated taphonomy in an open-marine platform: The Lower Cretaceous of Sierra Helada (Betic Cordillera, SE Spain). Cretaceous Research, 51, 274-284.

Izumi, K., Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Piñuela, L. and García-Ramos, J.C., 2014. Substrate-independent feeding mode of the ichnogenus Phymatoderma from the Lower Jurassic shelf-sea deposits of central and western Europe. Sedimentary Geology, 312: 19-30.

Jiménez-Espejo, F.J., García-Alix, A., Jiménez-Moreno, G., Rodrigo-Gámiz, M., Anderson, R.S., Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Martínez-Ruiz, F., Giralt, S., Delgado Huertas, A. and Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., 2014. Saharan aeolian input and effective humidity variations over western Europe during the Holocene from a high altitude record. Chemical Geology, 374-375: 1-12.

Monaco, P., Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J. and Uchman, A., 2014. A delayed response of the trace fossil community at the Cretaceous-Paleogene boundary in the Bottaccione section, Gubbio, Central Italy. Geobios, 48(2): 137-145.

Nieto, L.M., Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Molina, J.M., Reolid, M. and Ruiz-Ortiz, P.A., 2014. Unconformity surfaces in pelagic carbonate environments: A case from the Middle Bathonian of the Betic Cordillera, SE Spain. Annales Societatis Geologorum Poloniae, 84(3): 281-295.

Pardo-Iguzquiza, E., Durán, J.J., Luque-Espinar, J.A. and Martos-Rosillo, S., 2014. Analysis of karst terrains using the digital elevation model. Application to the sierra de las Nieves (province of Málaga). Boletin Geologico y Minero, 125(3): 381-389.

Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., 2014. Georges Matheron lecturer for the year 2013: Professor Peter Alan Dowd. Mathematical Geosciences, 46(2): 261-263.

Reolid, M., 2014a. Pyritized radiolarians and siliceous sponges from oxygen-restricted deposits (Lower Toarcian, Jurassic). Facies, 60(3): 789-799.

Reolid, M., 2014b. Stable isotopes on foraminifera and ostracods for interpreting incidence of the Toarcian Oceanic Anoxic Event in Westernmost Tethys: Role of water stagnation and productivity. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 395: 77-91.

Reolid, M. and Abad, I., 2014. Glauconitic laminated crusts from hydrothermal alteration of Jurassic pillow-lavas (Betic Cordillera, S Spain): A microbial influence case. Journal of Iberian Geology, 40(3): 389-408.

Reolid, M. and Duarte, L.V., 2014. Sponge-microbialite buildups from the Toarcian of the Coimbra region (Northern Lusitanian Basin, Portugal): Paleoecological and paleoenvironmental significance. Facies, 60(2): 561-580.

Reolid, M., Marok, A. and Sèbane, A., 2014a. Foraminiferal assemblages and geochemistry for interpreting the incidence of Early Toarcian environmental changes in North Gondwana palaeomargin (Traras Mountains, Algeria). Journal of African Earth Sciences, 95: 105-122.

Reolid, M., Marok, A. and Lasgaa, I., 2014b. Taphonomy and ichnology: tools for interpreting a maximum flooding interval in the Berriasian of Tlemcen Domain (Western Tellian Atlas, Algeria). Facies, 60: 905-920.

Reolid, M., Nikitenko, B.L. and Glinskikh, L., 2014c. Trochammina as opportunist foraminifera in the Lower Jurassic from north Siberia. Polar Research, 33(1 SUPPL).

Reolid, M., Emanuela, M., Nieto, L.M. and Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., 2014d. The Early Toarcian Oceanic Anoxic Event in the External Subbetic (Southiberian Palaeomargin, Westernmost Tethys): Geochemistry, nannofossils and ichnology. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 411: 79-94.

Reolid, M., Pérez-Valera, F., Benton, M.J. and Reolid, J., 2014e. Marine flooding event in continental Triassic facies identified by a nothosaur and placodont bonebed (South Iberian Paleomargin). Facies, 60(1): 277-293.

Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J. and Dorador, J., 2014. Ichnological analysis of Pleistocene sediments from the IODP Site U1385 “Shackleton Site” on the Iberian margin: Approaching paleoenvironmental conditions. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 409: 24-32.

Rodrigo-Gámiz, M., Martínez-Ruiz, F., Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Jiménez-Espejo, F.J. and Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., 2014. Millennial- to centennial-scale climate periodicities and forcing mechanisms in the westernmost Mediterranean for the past 20,000 yr. Quaternary Research (United States), 81(1): 78-93.

Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., 2014. Orbital climate cycles in the fossil record: From semidiurnal to million-year biotic responses, Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences, pp. 69-102.

Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J. and Martín-Peinado, F.J., 2014. Lateral and vertical variations in contaminated sediments from the Tinto River area (Huelva, SW Spain): Incidence on tracemaker activity and implications of the palaeontological approach. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 414: 426-437.

Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Uchman, A. and Puga-Bernabéu, A., 2014a. Borings in gneiss boulders in the Miocene (Upper Tortonian) of the Sorbas Basin, SE Spain. Geological Magazine, 47(1).

Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Mayoral, E. and Santos, A., 2014b. Influence of physicochemical parameters on burrowing activities of the fiddler crab uca tangeri at the huelva coast (Southwest spain): Palaeoichnological implications. Ichnos:an International Journal of Plant and Animal, 21(3): 147-157.

Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Nagy, J. and Reolid, M., 2014c. Palaeoenvironment of Eocene prodelta in Spitsbergen recorded by the trace fossil Phycosiphon incertum. Polar Research, 33(2014).

Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Stachacz, M., Uchman, A. and Reolid, M., 2014d. Lower/middle Ordovician (Arenigian) shallow-marine trace fossils of the Pochico Formation, southern Spain: Palaeoenvironmental and palaeogeographic implications at the Gondwanan and peri-Gondwanan realm. Journal of Iberian Geology, 40(3): 539-555.

Seike, K., Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J. and Allen Curran, H., 2014. Characteristics, distribution patterns, and implications for ichnology of modern burrows of UCA (leptuca) speciosa, San Salvador Island, Bahamas. Journal of Crustacean Biology, 34(5): 565-572.

Soria, J.M., Giannetti, A., Monaco, P., Corbí, H., García-Ramos, D., Viseras, C., 2014. Cyclically-arranged, storm-controlled, prograding lithosomes in Messinian terrigenous shelves (Bajo Segura Basin, western Mediterranean). Sedimentary Geology, 310, 1-15.



Armendáriz, M., Rosales, I., Bádenas, B., Piñuela, L., Aurell, M. and García-Ramos, J.C., 2013. An approach to estimate Lower Jurassic seawater oxygen-isotope composition using δ18O and Mg/Ca ratios of belemnite calcites (Early Pliensbachian, northern Spain). Terra Nova, 25(6): 439-445.

Durán, J.J., Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., Robledo, P.A. and López-Martínez, J., 2013. Cyclicity in speleothems: What climatic signals do they reveal? Boletin Geologico y Minero, 124(2): 307-321.

Hodell, D.A., Lourens, L., Stow, D.A.V., Hernández-Molina, J., Alvarez Zarikian, C.A., Abrantes, F., Acton, G.D., Bahr, A., Balestra, B., Llave Barranco, E., Carrara, G., Crowhurst, S., Ducassou, E., Flood, R.D., Flores, J.A., Furota, S., Grimalt, J., Grunert, P., Jimenez-Espejo, F.J., Kyoung Kim, J., Konijnendijk, T., Krissek, L.A., Kuroda, J., Li, B., Lofi, J., Margari, V., Martrat, B., Miller, M.D., Nanayama, F., Nishida, N., Richter, C., Rodrigues, T., Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Freixo Roque, A.C., Sanchez Goni, M.F., Sierro Sánchez, F.J., Singh, A.D., Skinner, L., Sloss, C.R., Takashimizu, Y., Tjallingii, R., Tzanova, A., Tzedakis, C., Voelker, A., Xuan, C. and Williams, T., 2013. The “Shackleton Site” (IODP Site U1385) on the Iberian Margin. Scientific Drilling(16): 13-19.

Nikitenko, B.L., Reolid, M. and Glinskikh, L., 2013. Ecostratigraphy of benthic foraminifera for interpreting Arctic record of Early Toarcian biotic crisis (Northern Siberia, Russia). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 376: 200-212.

Pardo-Igúzquiza, E. and Dowd, P.A., 2013. Comparison of inference methods for estimating semivariogram model parameters and their uncertainty: The case of small data sets. Computers and Geosciences, 50: 154-164.

Pardo-Igúzquiza, E. and Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., 2013. Spectral analysis of uneven time series of geological variables. Boletin Geologico y Minero, 124(2): 323-337.

Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., Durán, J.J. and Dowd, P.A., 2013a. Automatic detection and delineation of karst terrain depressions and its application in geomorphological mapping and morphometric analysis. Acta Carsologica, 42(1): 17-24.

Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., Lebreiro, S.M. and Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., 2013b. Prologue. Boletin Geologico y Minero, 124(2).

Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., Dowd, P.A., Baltuille, J.M. and Chica-Olmo, M., 2013c. Geostatistical modelling of a coal seam for resource risk assessment. International Journal of Coal Geology, 112: 134-140.

Reolid, M., Chakiri, S. and Bejjaji, Z., 2013a. Adaptative strategies of the Toarcian benthic foraminiferal assemblages from the Middle Atlas (Morocco): Palaeoecological implications. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 84: 1-12.

Reolid, M., Sánchez-Gómez, M., Abad, I., Gómez-Sánchez, M.E. and de Mora, J., 2013b. Natural Monument of the Volcano of Cancarix, Spain: A Case of Lamproite Phreatomagmatic Volcanism. Geoheritage, 5(1): 35-45.

Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., 2013. The fossil record as a tool in cyclostratigraphy: The incidence of Milankovitch-scale palaeoenvironmental changes on palaeocommunities. Boletin Geologico y Minero, 124(2): 151-167.

Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J. and Nieto, L.M., 2013. Composite Trace Fossil Assemblage in a Distal Carbonate Setting from the Tethys (Middle Jurassic, Betic Cordillera, Southern Spain). Ichnos:an International Journal of Plant and Animal, 20(2): 43-53.

Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J. and Reolid, M., 2013. Environmental conditions during the Toarcian Oceanic Anoxic Event (T-OAE) in the westernmost Tethys: Influence of the regional context on a global phenomenon. Bulletin of Geosciences, 88(4): 697-712.

Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J. and Pérez-Valera, F., 2013. Variations in population structure of Diplocraterion parallelum: Hydrodynamic influence, food availability, or nursery settlement? Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 369: 501-509.

Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Uchman, A., Orue-Etxebarria, X. and Apellaniz, E., 2013a. Palaeoenvironmental changes during the Danian-Selandian boundary interval: The ichnological record at the Sopelana section (Basque Basin, W Pyrenees). Sedimentary Geology, 284-285: 106-116.

Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Sánchez-Almazo, I., Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., Braga, J.C. and Martín, J.M., 2013b. Incidence of obliquity and precession-forced Milankovitch cycles in the western Mediterranean: Early Messinian sedimentation in the Sorbas Basin (Almería, southern Spain). International Journal of Earth Sciences, 102(6): 1735-1755.

Ruiz-Villanueva, V., Bodoque, J.M., Díez-Herrero, A., Eguibar, M.A. and Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., 2013. Reconstruction of a flash flood with large wood transport and its influence on hazard patterns in an ungauged mountain basin. Hydrological Processes, 27(24): 3424-3437.

Sosa-Montes De Oca, C., Martínez-Ruiz, F. and Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., 2013. Bottom-water conditions in a marine basin after the cretaceous-paleogene impact event: Timing the recovery of oxygen levels and productivity. PLoS ONE, 8(12).

Uchman, A., Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J. and Oszczypko, N., 2013a. Exceptionally favourable life conditions for macrobenthos during the Late Cenomanian OAE-2 event: Ichnological record from the Bonarelli Level in the Grajcarek Unit, Polish Carpathians. Cretaceous Research, 46: 1-10.

Uchman, A., Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Machaniec, E. and Kedzierski, M., 2013b. Ichnological characteristics of Late Cretaceous hemipelagic and pelagic sediments in a submarine high around the OAE-2 event: A case from the Rybie section, Polish Carpathians. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 370: 222-231.

Uzkeda, H., Bulnes, M., Poblet, J., García-Ramos, J.C. and Piñuela, L., 2013. Buttressing and reverse reactivation of a normal fault in the Jurassic rocks of the Asturian Basin, NW Iberian Peninsula. Tectonophysics, 599: 117-134.

Vegas, J., Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., Galán, L. and García-Cortés, A., 2013. Cyclicity in the Fuentillejo maar-lake sedimentary record: Climatic history of the last 47000 years cal BP. Boletin Geologico y Minero, 124(2): 221-238.

Xing, L., Lockley, M.G., Piñuela, L., Zhang, J., Klein, H., Li, D. and Wang, F., 2013. Pterosaur trackways from the lower Cretaceous Jiaguan formation (Barremian-Albian) of Qijiang, Southwest China. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 392: 177-185.



Armendáriz, M., Rosales, I., Bádenas, B., Aurell, M., García-Ramos, J.C. and Piñuela, L., 2012. High-resolution chemostratigraphic records from Lower Pliensbachian belemnites: Palaeoclimatic perturbations, organic facies and water mass exchange (Asturian basin, northern Spain). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 333-334: 178-191.

Avanzini, M., Piñuela, L. and García-Ramos, J.C., 2012. Late Jurassic footprints reveal walking kinematics of theropod dinosaurs. Lethaia, 45(2): 238-252.

Bádenas, B., Aurell, M., Armendáriz, M., Rosales, I., García-Ramos, J.C. and Piñuela, L., 2012. Sedimentary and chemostratigraphic record of climatic cycles in Lower Pliensbachian marl-limestone platform successions of Asturias (North Spain). Sedimentary Geology, 281: 119-138.

Benito, M.I. and Reolid, M., 2012. Belemnite taphonomy (Upper Jurassic, Western Tethys) part II: Fossil-diagenetic analysis including combined petrographic and geochemical techniques. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 358-360: 89-108.

Coimbra, R. and Olóriz, F., 2012a. Contrast comparison of differential diagenetic pathways of Lower Tithonian carbonate materials from the Betic Cordillera (S. Spain): Evidence for physico-chemical paleo-seawater properties. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 321-322: 65-79.

Coimbra, R. and Olóriz, F., 2012b. Geochemical evidence for sediment provenance in mudstones and fossil-poor wackestones (Upper Jurassic, Majorca Island). Terra Nova, 24(6): 437-445.

Coimbra, R. and Olóriz, F., 2012c. Pixel counting for percentage estimation: Applications to sedimentary petrology. Computers and Geosciences, 42: 212-216.

Fürsich, F.T., Werner, W., Delvene, G., García-Ramos, J.C., Bermúdez-Rochas, D.D. and Piñuela, L., 2012. Taphonomy and palaeoecology of high-stress benthic associations from the Upper Jurassic of Asturias, northern Spain. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 358-360: 1-18.

Kedzierski, M., Machaniec, E., Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J. and Uchman, A., 2012. Bio-events, foraminiferal and nannofossil biostratigraphy of the Cenomanian/Turonian boundary interval in the Subsilesian Nappe, Rybie section, Polish Carpathians. Cretaceous Research, 35: 181-198.

Marok, A. and Reolid, M., 2012. Lower Jurassic sediments from the Rhar Roubane Mountains (Western Algeria): Stratigraphic precisions and synsedimentary block-faulting. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 76: 50-65.

Monaco, P., Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J. and Uchman, A., 2012. Ichnological analysis of lateral environmental heterogeneity within the bonarelli level (uppermost cenomanian) in the classical localities near gubbio, central apennines, Italy. Palaios, 27(1): 48-54.

Nieto, L.M., Reolid, M., Molina, J.M., Ruiz-Ortiz, P.A., Jiménez-Millán, J. and Rey, J., 2012. Evolution of pelagic swells from hardground analysis (Bathonian-Oxfordian, Eastern External Subbetic, southern Spain). Facies, 58(3): 389-414.

Olóriz, F., Reolid, M. and Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., 2012. Palaeogeography and relative sea-level history forcing eco-sedimentary contexts in Late Jurassic epicontinental shelves (Prebetic Zone, Betic Cordillera): An ecostratigraphic approach. Earth-Science Reviews, 111(1-2): 154-178.

Pardo-Igúzquiza, E. and Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., 2012. Spectral and cross-spectral analysis of uneven time series with the smoothed Lomb-Scargle periodogram and Monte Carlo evaluation of statistical significance. Computers and Geosciences, 49: 207-216.

Pardo-Igúzquiza, E. and Olea, R.A., 2012. VARBOOT: A spatial bootstrap program for semivariogram uncertainty assessment. Computers and Geosciences, 41: 188-198.

Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., Dowd, P.A., Xu, C. and Durán-Valsero, J.J., 2012a. Stochastic simulation of karst conduit networks. Advances in Water Resources, 35: 141-150.

Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., Durán-Valsero, J.J., Dowd, P.A., Guardiola-Albert, C., Liñan-Baena, C. and Robledo-Ardila, P.A., 2012b. Estimation of spatio-temporal recharge of aquifers in mountainous karst terrains: Application to Sierra de las Nieves (Spain). Journal of Hydrology, 470-471: 124-137.

Reolid, M. and Benito, M.I., 2012. Belemnite taphonomy (Upper Jurassic, Western Tethys) Part I: Biostratinomy. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 358-360: 72-88.

Reolid, M. and Martínez-Ruiz, F., 2012. Comparison of benthic foraminifera and geochemical proxies in shelf deposits from the upper Jurassic of the Prebetic (Southern Spain). Journal of Iberian Geology, 38(2): 449-465.

Reolid, M., Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J. and Nagy, J., 2012a. Ecological replacement of Valanginian agglutinated foraminifera during a maximum flooding event in the Boreal realm (Spitsbergen). Cretaceous Research, 33(1): 196-204.

Reolid, M., Sebane, A., Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J. and Marok, A., 2012b. Foraminiferal morphogroups as a tool to approach the Toarcian Anoxic Event in the Western Saharan Atlas (Algeria). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 323-325: 87-99.

Reolid, M., García-García, F., Tomašových, A. and Soria, J.M., 2012c. Thick brachiopod shell concentrations from prodelta and siliciclastic ramp in a Tortonian Atlantic-Mediterranean strait (Miocene, Guadix Basin, southern Spain). Facies, 58(4): 549-571.

Reolid, M., Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Marok, A. and Sebane, A., 2012d. The toarcian oceanic anoxic event in the Western Saharan Atlas, Algeria (North African paleomargin): Role of anoxia and productivity. Bulletin of the Geological Society of America, 124(9-10): 1646-1664.

Rodriguez-Galiano, V., Pardo-Iguzquiza, E., Sanchez-Castillo, M., Chica-Olmoa, M. and Chica-Rivas, M., 2012a. Downscaling Landsat 7 ETM+ thermal imagery using land surface temperature and NDVI images. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 18(1): 515-527.

Rodriguez-Galiano, V.F., Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., Chica-Olmo, M., Mateos, J., Rigol-Sánchez, J.P. and Vega, M., 2012b. A comparative assessment of different methods for Landsat 7/ETM+ pansharpening. International Journal of Computers and their Applications, 33(20).

Rodríguez-Galiano, V.F., Ghimire, B., Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., Chica-Olmo, M. and Congalton, R.G., 2012. Incorporating the downscaled Landsat TM thermal band in land-cover classification using random forest. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, 78(2): 129-137.

Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J. and Uchman, A., 2012. The Record of Avetoichnus Luisae Uchman & Ratazzi, 2011 in The Iberian Peninsula: Facies Relations And Palaeoenvironmental Implications. Revista Espanola de Paleontologia, 27(1): 67-74.

Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Buatois, L.A., Piñuela, L., Mángano, M.G. and García-Ramos, J.C., 2012. Palaeoenvironmental and functional interpretation of Rhizocorallium jenense spinosus (ichnosubsp. nov.) from the lower Jurassic of Asturias, northern Spain. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 339-341: 114-120.

Villaseñor, A.B., Olóriz, F., López Palomino, I. and López-Caballero, I., 2012. Updated ammonite biostratigraphy from Upper Jurassic deposits in Mexico. Revue de Paleobiologie, 31(SPEC. ISSUE 11): 249-267.



Caracuel, J.E., Corbí, H., Giannetti, A., Monaco, P., Soria, J.M., Tent-Manclús, J.E., Yébenes, A., 2011. Paleoenvironmental changes during the late Miocene (Messinian)-Pliocene transition (Bajo Segura Basin, southeastern Spain): Sedimentological and ichnological evidence. Palaios, 26 (12), 754-766.

Guardiola-Albert, C. and Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., 2011. Compositional Bayesian indicator estimation. Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment, 25(6): 835-849.

KeDzierski, M., Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J. and Uchman, A., 2011. Vertical displacement and taphonomic filtering of nannofossils by bioturbation in the cretaceous-palaeogene boundary section at caravaca, se spain. Lethaia, 44(3): 321-328.

Molina, E., Alegret, L., Apellaniz, E., Bernaola, G., Caballero, F., Dinarès-Turell, J., Hardenbol, J., Heilmann-Clausen, C., Larrasoaña, J.C., Luterbacher, H., Monechi, S., Ortiz, S., Orue-Etxebarria, X., Payros, A., Pujalte, V., Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Tori, F., Tosquella, J. and Uchman, A., 2011. The global stratotype section and point (GSSP) for the base of the Lutetian Stage at the Gorrondatxe section, Spain. Episodes, 34(2): 86-108.

Olea, R.A. and Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., 2011. Generalized Bootstrap Method for Assessment of Uncertainty in Semivariogram Inference. Mathematical Geosciences, 43(2): 203-228.

Pardo-Iguzquiza, E. and Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., 2011. Implemented Lomb-Scargle periodogram: A valuable tool for improving cyclostratigraphic research on unevenly sampled deep-sea stratigraphic sequences. Geo-Marine Letters, 31(5-6): 537-545.

Pardo-Iguzquiza, E., Durán-Valsero, J.J. and Rodríguez-Galiano, V., 2011a. Morphometric analysis of three-dimensional networks of karst conduits. Geomorphology, 132(1-2): 17-28.

Pardo-Iguzquiza, E., Rodríguez-Galiano, V.F., Chica-Olmo, M. and Atkinson, P.M., 2011b. Image fusion by spatially adaptive filtering using downscaling cokriging. Isprs Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 66(3): 337-346.

Pardo-Igúzquiza, E. and Heredia, J., 2011. Spectral Analysis of Compositional Data in Cyclostratigraphy, Compositional Data Analysis: Theory and Applications, pp. 282-289.

Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., Chica-Olmo, M., Rigol-Sánchez, J.P., Luque-Espinar, J.A. and Rodríguez-Galiano, V., 2011. A review of new methodological applications for co-kriging in Earth Sciences. Boletin Geologico y Minero, 122(4): 497-516.

Reolid, M., 2011a. Interactions between microbes and siliceous sponges from Upper Jurassic buildups of external prebetic (SE Spain), Lecture Notes in Earth Sciences, pp. 343-354.

Reolid, M., 2011b. Palaeoenvironmental contexts for microbial communities from fe-mn crusts of middle-upper jurassic hardgrounds (Betic-Rifian Cordillera). Revista Espanola de Paleontologia, 26(2): 135-160.

Reolid, M., El Kadiri, K., Abad, I., Olóriz, F. and Jiménez-Millán, J., 2011. Jurassic microbial communities in hydrothermal manganese crust of the Rifian Calcareous Chain, Northern Morocco. Sedimentary Geology, 233(1-4): 159-172.

Rigol-Sánchez, J.P., Chica-Olmo, M., Rodríguez-Galiano, V. and Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., 2011a. Predictive mapping using GIS to locate epithermal gold deposits at Cabo de Gata (Prov. of Almería, Spain). Boletin Geologico y Minero, 122(4): 517-530.

Rigol-Sánchez, J.P., Chica-Olmo, M., Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., Rodríguez-Galiano, V. and Chica-Rivas, M., 2011b. Analysis and integration of spatial data in the investigation of geological resources through Geographic Information Systems. Boletin de la Sociedad Geologica Mexicana, 63(1): 61-70.

Rodríguez-Galiano, V.F., Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., Chica-Olmo, M. and Rigol-Sánchez, J.P., 2011. Increasing the spatial resolution of thermal infrared images using cokriging, Procedia Environmental Sciences, pp. 117-122.

Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J. and Uchman, A., 2011. Ichnological data as a useful tool for deep-sea environmental characterization: A brief overview and an application to recognition of small-scale oxygenation changes during the Cenomanian-Turonian anoxic event. Geo-Marine Letters, 31(5-6): 525-536.

Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Löwemark, L. and Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., 2011a. Zoophycos cyclicity during the last 425ka in the northeastern South China Sea: Evidence for monsoon fluctuation at the Milankovitch scale. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 305(1-4): 256-263.

Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Uchman, A., Alegret, L. and Molina, E., 2011b. Impact of the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum on the macrobenthic community: Ichnological record from the Zumaia section, northern Spain. Marine Geology, 282(3-4): 178-187.

Rodríguez-Tovar, F.J., Uchman, A., Orue-Etxebarria, X., Apellaniz, E. and Baceta, J.I., 2011c. Ichnological analysis of the Bidart and Sopelana Cretaceous/Paleogene (K/Pg) boundary sections (Basque Basin, W Pyrenees): Refining eco-sedimentary environment. Sedimentary Geology, 234(1-4): 42-55.

Slater, B.J., Reolid, M., Schouten, R. and Benton, M.J., 2011. A new Late Jurassic turtle from Spain: Phylogenetic implications, taphonomy and palaeoecology. Palaeontology, 54(6): 1393-1414.

Villaseñor, A.B., Olóriz, F. and González-Arreola, C., 2011. Lower tithonian microconchiate simoceratins from eastern Mexico: Taxonomy, biostratigraphy, and palaeobiogeography. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 56(1): 133-158.