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Komza, K., Viola, T. B., Netten, T., & Schroeder, L. (2022) Patterns of morphological integration in the hominid midfoot. Journal of Human Evolution 170: 103231. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhevol.2022.103231

Schroeder, L., Elton, S. & Ackermann, R.R. (2022) Skull variation in Afro-Eurasian monkeys results from both adaptive and non-adaptive evolutionary processes. Scientific Reports, 12(1), pp.1-12. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-022-16734-x

Li, M.F., Nagendran, L., Schroeder, L. & Samson, D.R. (2022) The activity patterns of nonworking and working sled dogs. Scientific Reports, 12(1), pp.1-10. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-022-11635-5

 

Ward, D.L., Schroeder, L., Roy, J.E., Hertz, M., Uhl, A., Pomeroy, E., Stock, J.T., Copes, L., Baab, K.L., Viola, T.B. & Silcox, M.T. (2022) The influence of subsistence strategy and climate on bony labyrinth morphology in recent Homo sapiens. American Journal of Biological Anthropology 177(3): 454-470. https://doi.org/10.1002/ajpa.24465

Ward, D.L., Schroeder, L., Tinius, A., Niccoli, S., Voth, R., Lees, S.J., Silcox, M., Viola, B. and Sanzo, P. (2022) Ovariectomized Rat Model and Shape Variation in the Bony Labyrinth. The Anatomical Record. https://doi.org/10.1002/ar.24878

Selig, K.R., Schroeder, L. and Silcox, M.T. (2021) Intraspecific variation in molar topography of the Early Eocene stem primate Microsyops latidens (Mammalia,? Primates). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, p.e1995738. https://doi.org/10.1080/02724634.2021.1995738

Schroeder, L. (2021) Factors Shaping the Evolution of Early Ho​moIn: eLS. John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester. https://doi.org/10.1002/9780470015902.a0028499

Zdjelar, N., Nagendran, L., Kendall, C., Ackermann, R.R., & Schroeder, L. (2021). The hybrid skull of the eastern coyote (Canis latrans var.): nonmetric traits and craniomandibular shape. Journal of Morphology 282: 1745-1764. https://doi.org/10.1002/jmor.21417

Tran, C.N.H., & Schroeder, L. (2021) Common evolutionary patterns in the human nasal region across a worldwide sample. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 176(3): 422-433. https://doi.org/10.1002/ajpa.24378

Ward, D.L., Schroeder, L., Pomeroy, E., Roy, J.E., Buck, L.T., Stock, J.T., Martin-Gronert, M., Ozanne, S., Silcox, M.T., & Viola, T.B. (2021) Early life malnutrition and fluctuating asymmetry in the rat bony labyrinth. The Anatomical Record 304: 2645-2660. https://doi.org/10.1002/ar.24601

Larsen, R.R., Cruz, H.D., Kaplan, J., Fuentes, A., Marks, J., Pigliucci, M., Alfano, M., Smith, D.L. and Schroeder, L. (2020) More than provocative, less than scientific: A commentary on the editorial decision to publish Cofnas (2020). Philosophical Psychology: 1-6. https://doi.org/10.1080/09515089.2020.1805199

Schroeder, L. (2020) The Year in Paleoanthropology: Revolutionary Fossils, Ancient Biomolecules, and Reflections in Ethics and Decolonization. American Anthropologist 122: 306-320. https://doi.org/10.1111/aman.13410

 

Pitirri, M.K., Vermeulen, E., Komza, K., & Begun, D.R (2020) Mandibular shape variation in mainland and insular hylobatids. American Journal of Primatology 82(9): e23175. https://doi.org/10.1002/ajp.23175

 

Schroeder, L. & von Cramon-Taubadel, N. (2020) Hominoid Cranial Evolution. In: eLS. John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester. https://doi.org/10.1002/9780470015902.a0028134

 

Ward, D., Pomeroy, E., Schroeder, L., Viola, B., Silcox, M., & Stock, J. (2020) Can bony labyrinth dimensions predict biological sex in archaeological samples? Journal of Archaeological Sciences: Reports 31: 102354. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jasrep.2020.102354

 

Ackermann, R.R. & Schroeder, L. (2020) The emergence of complexity and novelty in the human fossil record. In “Theology and Evolutionary Anthropology: Dialogues in Wisdom, Humility and Grace.” Eds. A. Fuentes and C. Deane-Drummond. Routledge. 29-46. 10.4324/9780429273650-4

Ackermann, R.R., Arnold, M.L., Cahill, J.A., Cortes-Ortiz, L., Evans, B., Grant, P.R., Grant, B.R, Hallgrimsson, B., Humphreys, R., Jolly, C.J., Malukiewicz, J., Nidiffer, M.D., Percival, C.J., Ritzman, T., Roos, C., Roseman, C.C., Schroeder, L., Smith, F.H., Warren, K., Wayne, R. & Zinner, D. (2019) Hybridization in human evolution: insights from other organisms. Evolutionary Anthropology 28 (4): 189-209. https://doi.org/10.1002/evan.21787

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Komza, K., & Skinner, M.M. (2019). First metatarsal trabecular bone structure in extant hominoids and Swartkrans hominins. Journal of Human Evolution 131: 1-21.

 

Conaway, M., Schroeder, L. & von Cramon-Taubadel, N. (2018) Morphological integration of anatomical, developmental, and functional postcranial modules in the crab-eating macaque (Macaca fascicularis). American Journal of Physical Anthropology 166(3): 661-670.

 

von Cramon-Taubadel, N. & Schroeder, L. (2018) Quantitative genetics. In The International Encyclopedia of Biological Anthropology, Wenda Trevathan (ed). John Wiley and Sons, Inc.

 

Schroeder, L. & von Cramon-Taubadel N. (2017) The evolution of hominoid cranial diversity: a quantitative genetic approach. Evolution 71: 2634-2649.

 

Schroeder, L. & Ackermann R.R. (2017) Evolutionary processes shaping evolution across the Homo lineage. Journal of Human Evolution 111: 1-17.

 

Schroeder, L., Scott, J.E., Garvin, H.M., Laird, M.F., Dembo, M., Radovčić, D., de Ruiter, D.J., Berger, L.R., & Ackermann, R.R. (2017) Skull diversity in the Homo lineage and the relative position of Homo naledi. Journal of Human Evolution 104: 124-135.

 

Laird, M.F., Schroeder, L., Dembo, M., Scott, J.E., Radovčić, D, Garvin, H.M., Musiba, C.M., Ackermann, R.R., Schmid, P., Hawks, J., Berger, L.R., de Ruiter, D.J. (2017) The skull of Homo naledi. Journal of Human Evolution 104: 100-123.

 

Dembo, M., Radovčić, D., Garvin, H.M., Laird, M.F., Schroeder, L., Scott, J.E., Brophy, J., Ackermann, R.R., Musiba, C.M., de Ruiter, D.J., Mooers, A.Ø., Collard, M. (2016) The evolutionary relationships and age of Homo naledi: An assessment using dated Bayesian phylogenetic methods. Journal of Human Evolution 97: 17-26.

 

von Cramon-Taubadel, N. & Schroeder, L. (2016) Testing the equivalence of modern human cranial covariance structure: Implications for bioarchaeological applications. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 161: 355-366.

 

Berger, L.R., Hawks, J., de Ruiter, D.J., Churchill, S.E., Schmid, P., Williams, S.A., DeSilva, J.M., Kivell, T., Skinner, M., Musiba, C.M, Cameron, N., Holliday, T.W., Harcourt-Smith, W., Ackermann, R.R., Bastir, M., Brophy, J., Cofran, Z.D., Congdon, K.A., Deane, A.S., Delezene, L., Dembo, M., Elliott, M., Feuerriegel, E.M., Garcia-Martinez, D., Garvin, H.M., Green, D.J., Gurtov, A., Kruger, A., Laird, M.F., Marchi, D., Meyer, M.R., Nalla, S., Negash, E.W., Radovčić, D., Schroeder, L., Scott, J.E., Throckmorton, Z., VanSickle, C., Walker, C.S., Wei, P., & Zipfel, B. (2015) Homo naledi, a new species of the genus Homo from the Dinaledi chamber, South Africa. eLife 4: e09560.

 

Schroeder, L., Roseman, C.C., Cheverud, J.M., Ackermann, R.R. (2014) Characterizing the evolutionary path(s) to early Homo. PloS one 9(12), e114307.

 

Ackermann, R.R., Schroeder, L., Rogers, J., Cheverud, J.M. (2014) Further evidence for phenotypic signatures of hybridization in descendent baboon populations. Journal of Human Evolution 76: 54-62.