Papers and book chapters


Zheng, C.Y.C., Mángano, M.G. & Buatois, L.A. 2017. Sedimentary facies variability of the Ordovician Williams Member in the Williston Basin, southern Manitoba: lithostratigraphic implications; in Report of Activities 2017, Manitoba Growth, Enterprise and Trade, Manitoba Geological Survey.

Minter, N.J., Buatois, L.A., Mángano, M.G., Davies, N.S., Gibling, M.R., MacNaughton, R.B., and Labandeira, C. 2017. Early bursts of diversification defined the faunal colonization of land. Nature Ecology and Evolution 1,

Zhang, L., Qi, Y.A., Buatois, L.A., Mángano, M.G., Meng, Y. & Da, L. 2017. The impact of deep-tier burrow systems in sediment mixing and ecosystem engineering in early Cambrian carbonate settings. Nature Scientific Reports 7: 45773.

Buatois, L.A., Renaut, R.W., Scott, J.J. & Owen, R.B. 2017. An unusual occurrence of the trace fossil Vagorichnus preserved in hydrothermal silica at Lake Baringo, Kenya Rift Valley: Taphonomic and paleoenvironmental significance. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 485:843-853.

Chabanole, L.E. & Buatois, L.A. 2017. The Upper Devonian-Lower Mississippian Bakken Formation of west-central Saskatchewan: Stratigraphic architecture and sequence stratigraphy of a conventional heavy oil reservoir. Bulletin of Canadian Petroleum Geology 65: 343-365.

Zhang, L., Buatois, L.A., Mángano, M.G., Qi, Y.A., Zhang, X., Sun, S. & Tai, C. 2017. Early Triassic estuarine depauperate Cruziana Ichnofacies from the Sichuan area of South China and its implications for the biotic recovery in brackish-water settings after the end-Permian mass extinction. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 485:351–360.

Mángano, M.G. & Buatois, L.A. 2017. The Cambrian revolutions: Trace-fossil record, chronology, links and geobiological impact. Earth Science Reviews 173:96-108.

Solorzano, E. Buatois, L.A., Rodriguez, W. & Mángano, M.G. 2017. From freshwater to fully marine: Exploring animal-substrate interactions along a salinity gradient (Miocene Oficina Formation of Venezuela). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 482:30-47.

Shahkarami, S., Mángano, M.G. & Buatois, L.A. 2017. Discriminating ecological and evolutionary controls during the Ediacaran–Cambrian transition: Trace fossils from the Soltanieh Formation of northern Iran. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 476:15-27.

Shahkarami, S., Mángano, M.G. & Buatois, L.A. 2017. Ichnostratigraphy of the Ediacaran–Cambrian boundary: New insights on lower Cambrian biozonations from the Soltanieh Formation of northern Iran. Journal of Paleontology 91: 1178–1198.

Zhang, L.J., Buatois, L.A., Mangano, M.G., Qi, Y.A. & Tai, C. 2017. Middle Cambrian Diplocraterion parallelum from North China: Ethologic significance and facies controls. Bollettino della Società Paleontologica Italiana 56: 117-125.

Buatois, L.A., Wisshak, M., Wilson, M.A. & Mángano, M.G. 2017. Categories of architectural designs in trace fossils: A measure of ichnodisparity. Earth Sciences Reviews 164: 102-181.

Santos, H.P., Mángano, M.G., Soares, J.L., Nogueira, A.C., Bandeira, J. & Rudnitzki, I.D. 2017. Ichnologic evidence of a Cambrian age in the southern Amazon Craton: Implications for the onset of the Western Gondwana history. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, 76:482-488.