About the Authors
- Gregory M. Erickson, Brian D. Inouye
- Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, United States of America
- Oliver W. M. Rauhut
- Bayerische Staatssammlung für Paläontologie und Geologie and Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, LMU Munich, München, Germany
- Zhonghe Zhou
- Key Laboratory of Evolutionary Systematics of Vertebrates, Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology & Paleoanthropology, Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing, China
- Alan H. Turner
- Department of Anatomical Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States of America
- Dongyu Hu
- Paleontological Institute, Shenyang Normal University, Shenyang, China
- Gregory M. Erickson, Alan H. Turner, Mark A. Norell
- Division of Paleontology, American Museum of Natural History, New York, New York, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: GME OR MN. Performed the experiments: GME OR MN. Analyzed the data: GME OR AT BDI DH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GME OR ZZ DH. Wrote the paper: GME OR ZZ AT BDI MN. Conducted the histological analyses: GME OR.