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Kammerer, C. F., Angielczyk, K. D., and Fröbisch, J. 2011. A comprehensive taxonomic revision of Dicynodon (Therapsida: Anomodontia) and its implications for dicynodont phylogeny, biogeography, and biostratigraphy. - Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology (Memoir) 31 (S1): 1-157.

Reisz, R. R., Maddin, H. C., Fröbisch, J., and Falconnet, J. 2011. A new large caseid (Synapsida, Caseasauria) from the Permian of Rodez (France), including a reappraisal of "Casea" rutena Sigogneau-Russell & Russell, 1974. - Geodiversitas 33 (2): 227-246.

Fröbisch, J. and Reisz, R. R. 2011. Postcranial anatomy of the basal therapsid Suminia getmanovi (Synapsida, Anomodontia), the oldest arboreal tetrapod. - Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 162: 661-698.

Fröbisch, J. 2011. On dental occlusion and saber teeth. - Science 331: 1525-1528.

Fröbisch, J., Schoch, R. R., Müller, J., Schindler, T., and Schweiss, D. J. 2011. A new basasl sphenacodontid synapsid from the Late Carboniferous of the Saar-Nahe Basin, Germany. - Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 56 (1): 113-120.


Fröbisch, J., Angielczyk, K. D., and Sidor, C. A. 2010. The Triassic dicynodont Kombuisia (Synapsida, Anomodontia) from Antarctica, a refuge from the terrestrial Permian-Triassic mass extinction. - Naturwissenschaften 97: 187-196.


Fröbisch, J. and Reisz, R. R. 2009. The Late Permian herbivore Suminia and the early evolution of arboreality in terrestrial vertebrate ecosystems. - Proceedings of the Royal Society B 276: 3611-3618.

Fröbisch, J. 2009. Composition and similarity of global anomodont-bearing tetrapod faunas. - Earth-Science Reviews 95 (3-4): 119-157.


Fröbisch, J. 2008. Global taxonomic diversity of anomodonts (Tetrapoda, Therapsida) and the terrestrial rock record across the Permian-Triassic boundary. - PLoS ONE 3 (11): e3733.

Fröbisch, J. and Reisz, R. R. 2008. A new species of Emydops (Synapsida, Anomodontia) and a discussion of dental variability and pathology in dicynodonts. - Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 28 (3): 770-787.


Brooks, D. R., Bilewitch, J., Condy, C., Evans, D. C., Folinsbee, K. E., Fröbisch, J., Halas, D., Hill, S., McLennan, D. A., Mattern, M., Tsuji, L. A., Ward, J. L., Wahlberg, N., Zamparo, D. and Zanatta, D. 2007. Quantitative phylogenetic analysis in the 21st century - Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 78: 225-252.

Fröbisch, J. 2007. The cranial anatomy of Kombuisia frerensis Hotton (Synapsida, Dicynodontia) and a new phylogeny of anomodont therapsids. - Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 150 (1): 117-144.

Folinsbee, K. E., Evans, D. C., Fröbisch. J., Tsuji, L. A. and Brooks, D. R. 2007. Quantitative Approaches to Phylogenetics. Pp. 167-215. - In W. Henke, H. Rothe, and I. Tattersall (eds.) Handbook of Palaeoanthropology Vol. 1: Principles, Methods, and Approaches. Berlin/Heidelberg (Springer).


Fröbisch, N. B. and Fröbisch, J. 2006. A new basal pterosaur genus from the Upper Triassic of the Northern Calcareous Alps of Switzerland. - Palaeontology 49 (5): 1081-1090.

Fröbisch, J. 2006. Locomotion in derived dicynodonts (Synapsida, Anomodontia) - A functional analysis of the pelvic girdle and hind limb of Tetragonias njalilus. - Canadian Journal of Earth Science 43: 1297-1308.


Angielczyk, K. D., Fröbisch, J. and Smith, R. M. H. 2005. On the stratigraphic range of the dicynodont taxon Emydops (Therapsida: Anomodontia) in the Karoo Basin, South Africa. - Palaeontologia Africana 41: 23-33.