About the Authors

Mark T. Young
School of Geosciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Stephen L. Brusatte
Division of Paleontology, American Museum of Natural History, New York City, New York, United States of America

Stephen L. Brusatte
Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Columbia University, New York City, New York, United States of America

Marco Brandalise de Andrade
Departamento de Paleontologia e Estratigrafia, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Julia B. Desojo
División de Paleontología, Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales ‘Bernardino Rivadavia’, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Brian L. Beatty
Department of Anatomy, New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, Old Westbury, New York, United States of America

Lorna Steel
Department of Earth Sciences, Natural History Museum, London, United Kingdom

Marta S. Fernández
Departamento Paleontología de Vertebrados, Museo de La Plata, La Plata, Argentina

Manabu Sakamoto
School of Earth Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom

Jose Ignacio Ruiz-Omeñaca
Museo del Jurásico de Asturias (MUJA), Colunga, Spain

Jose Ignacio Ruiz-Omeñaca
Departamento de Geología, Universidad de Oviedo, Oviedo, Spain

Rainer R. Schoch
Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde, Stuttgart, Germany

Corresponding Author

zoologika@gmail.com

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MTY. Performed the experiments: MTY MS. Analyzed the data: MTY SLB BLB MS JIR-O. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MBdA JBD LS MSF JIR-O RRS. Wrote the paper: MTY SLB BLB JIR-O.