Dr. Olivier Lambert

Vertebrate palaeontologist
Olivier Lambert
Contact
Phone:
+32 (0)2 627 44 97
Fax:
+32 2 627 41 13
Key Publications
O. Lambert, Collareta, A. , Landini, W. , Post, K. , Ramassamy, B. , Di Celma, C. , Urbina, M. , und Bianucci, G. , No deep diving: evidence of predation on epipelagic fish for a stem beaked whale from the late Miocene of Peru, Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 2015.
O. Lambert, Bianucci, G. , und Beatty, B. , Bony outgrowths on the jaws of an extinct sperm whale support macroraptorial feeding in several stem physeteroids, Naturwissenschaften, Bd. 101, S. 517-521, 2014.
O. Lambert, de Muizon, C. , und Bianucci, G. , The most basal beaked whale Ninoziphius platyrostris Muizon, 1983: clues on the evolutionary history of the family Ziphiidae (Cetacea: Odontoceti), Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, Bd. 167, S. 569-598, 2013.
O. Lambert, Bianucci, G. , Post, K. , de Muizon, C. , Salas-Gismondi, R. , Urbina, M. , und Reumer, J. , The giant bite of a new raptorial sperm whale from the Miocene epoch of Peru, Nature, Bd. 466, S. 105-108, 2010.
Professional experiences

01/01/2012 > ongoing: Researcher

Department of Paleontology, RBINS

01/01/2010 > 31/12/2011: Researcher

Department of Earth History, Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, France

01/02/2006 > 31/12/2009: Researcher

Department of Paleontology, RBINS

01/10/2005 > 28/02/2006: Scientific adviser

RBINS, Exhibitions Service

Scientific adviser for the Evolution Gallery, Exhibitions Service

Academic training

01/09/2000 > 30/06/2005: Ph.D. in sciences

Université Libre de Bruxelles

01/09/1996 > 30/09/2000: Degree in geological sciences

Université Catholique de Louvain

2016

F. Marx, Lambert, O. , und Uhen, M. , Cetacean paleobiology. Chichester, UK: John Wiley & Sons, 2016.
A. Gioncada, Collareta, A. , Gariboldi, K. , Lambert, O. , Di Celma, C. , Bonaccorsi, E. , Urbina, M. , und Bianucci, G. , Inside baleen: Exceptional microstructure preservation in a late Miocene whale skeleton from Peru, Geology, 2016.
G. Bianucci, Di Celma, C. , Collareta, A. , Landini, W. , Post, K. , Tinelli, C. , de Muizon, C. , Bosio, G. , Gariboldi, K. , Gioncada, A. , Malinverno, E. , Cantalamessa, G. , Altamirano-Sierra, A. , Salas-Gismondi, R. , Urbina, M. , und Lambert, O. , Fossil marine vertebrates of Cerro Los Quesos: Distribution of cetaceans, seals, crocodiles, seabirds, sharks, and bony fish in a late Miocene locality of the Pisco Basin, Peru, Journal of Maps, 2016.
O. Lambert, Evolution: Fossil ears and underwater sonar, Current Biology, Bd. 26, S. R758-R760, 2016.
G. Bianucci, Di Celma, C. , Collareta, A. , Landini, W. , Post, K. , Tinelli, C. , de Muizon, C. , Bosio, G. , Gariboldi, K. , Gioncada, A. , Malinverno, E. , Cantalamessa, G. , Altamirano-Sierra, A. , Salas-Gismondi, R. , Urbina, M. , und Lambert, O. , Fossil marine vertebrates of Cerro Los Quesos: Distribution of cetaceans, seals, crocodiles, seabirds, sharks, and bony fish in a late Miocene locality of the Pisco Basin, Peru, Journal of Maps, 2016.
O. Lambert, Bianucci, G. , und de Muizon, C. , Macroraptorial sperm whales (Cetacea, Odontoceti, Physeteroidea) from the Miocene of Peru, Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 2016.
G. Bianucci, Collareta, A. , Post, K. , Varola, A. , und Lambert, O. , A new record of Messapicetus from the Pietra leccese (late Miocene, southern Italy): antitropical distribution in a fossil beaked whale (Cetacea, Ziphiidae), Rivista Italiana di Paleontologia e Stratigrafia, Bd. 122, S. 63-74, 2016.

2015

O. Lambert, de Muizon, C. , Urbina, M. , Beatty, B. , Di Celma, C. , und Bianucci, G. , Physeteroids from the Miocene of Peru: new data on Acrophyseter and Livyatan support macroraptorial feeding in several extinct sperm whales, in Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, Program and Abstracts, 2015, S. 159A-160A.
O. Lambert, Collareta, A. , Landini, W. , Post, K. , Ramassamy, B. , Di Celma, C. , Urbina, M. , und Bianucci, G. , No deep diving: evidence of predation on epipelagic fish for a stem beaked whale from the late Miocene of Peru, Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 2015.
G. Bianucci, Di Celma, C. , Landini, W. , Post, K. , Tinelli, C. , de Muizon, C. , Gariboldi, K. , Malinverno, E. , Cantalamessa, G. , Gioncada, A. , Collareta, A. , Salas-Gismondi, R. , Varas-Malca, R. , Urbina, M. , und Lambert, O. , Distribution of fossil marine vertebrates in Cerro Colorado, the type locality of the giant raptorial sperm whale Livyatan melvillei (Miocene, Pisco Formation, Peru), Journal of Maps, 2015.
A. Collareta, Landini, W. , Lambert, O. , Post, K. , Tinelli, C. , Di Celma, C. , Panetta, D. , Tripodi, M. , Salvadori, P. , Caramella, D. , Marchi, D. , Urbina, M. , und Bianucci, G. , Piscivory in a Miocene Cetotheriidae of Peru: first record of fossilized stomach content for an extinct baleen-bearing whale, The Science of Nature, Bd. 102, S. 1-12, 2015.
G. Bianucci, Urbina, M. , und Lambert, O. , A new record of Notocetus vanbenedeni (Squalodelphinidae, Odontoceti, Cetacea) from the early Miocene of Peru, Comptes Rendus Palevol, Bd. 14, S. 5-13, 2015.
W. Colpaert, Bosselaers, M. , und Lambert, O. , Out of the Pacific: a second fossil porpoise from the Pliocene of the North Sea Basin, Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, Bd. 60, S. 1-10, 2015.
O. Lambert, de Muizon, C. , und Bianucci, G. , A new archaic homodont toothed whale (Mammalia, Cetacea, Odontoceti) from the early Miocene of Peru, Geodiversitas, Bd. 37, S. 79-108, 2015.

2014

H. Jan van Vliet, Lambert, O. , Bosselaers, M. , Schulp, A. , und Jagt, J. , A new record of a Paleogene cetacean (Basilosauridae, aff. Basilotritus) from the St. Pietersberg, Maastricht, Southeast Netherlands, in Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, Program and Abstracts, 2014, S. 246A.
O. Lambert, Bianucci, G. , und Beatty, B. , Bony outgrowths on the jaws of an extinct sperm whale support macroraptorial feeding in several stem physeteroids, Naturwissenschaften, Bd. 101, S. 517-521, 2014.
O. Lambert, Bianucci, G. , und Urbina, M. , Huaridelphis raimondii, a new early Miocene Squalodelphinidae (Cetacea, Odontoceti) from the Chilcatay Formation, Peru, Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, Bd. 34, S. 987-1004, 2014.

2013

O. Lambert, Bianucci, G. , und de Muizon, C. , A new archaic shark-toothed dolphin from the late Oligocene-early Miocene of Peru, Bd. October. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology, 2013.
G. Bianucci, Lambert, O. , Salas-Gismondi, R. , Tejada, J. , Pujos, F. , Urbina, M. , und Antoine, P. - O. , A Miocene relative of the Ganges River dolphin (Odontoceti, Platanistidae) from the Amazonian Basin, Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, Bd. 33, S. 741-745, 2013.
O. Lambert, Bosselaers, M. , Verbouw, J. , Degueldre, C. , und Goolaerts, S. , Een fossiele walvis opgegraven in de bouwput van de Deurganckdoksluis, Spirifer, Bd. 37, S. 9-12, 2013.
O. Lambert, de Muizon, C. , und Bianucci, G. , The most basal beaked whale Ninoziphius platyrostris Muizon, 1983: clues on the evolutionary history of the family Ziphiidae (Cetacea: Odontoceti), Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, Bd. 167, S. 569-598, 2013.
G. Bianucci, Mijan, I. , Lambert, O. , Post, K. , und Mateus, O. , Bizarre fossil beaked whales (Odontoceti, Ziphiidae) fished from the Atlantic Ocean floor off the Iberian Peninsula, Geodiversitas, Bd. 35, S. 105-153, 2013.
N. Bardet, Jalil, N. - E. , de Broin, Fde Lappare, Germain, D. , Lambert, O. , und Amaghzaz, M. , A giant chelonioid turtle from the Late Cretaceous of Morocco with a suction feeding apparatus unique among tetrapods, PLoS ONE, Bd. 8, S. 1-10, 2013.
O. Lambert, Bosselaers, M. , Verbouw, J. , und Goolaerts, S. , Découverte d'une baleine fossile à Doel. 2013.
O. Lambert, Bosselaers, M. , Verbouw, J. , und Goolaerts, S. , Ontdekking van een fossiele walvis in Doel. 2013.

2012

O. Lambert, Bianucci, G. , und de Muizon, C. , The archaic beaked whale Ninoziphius platyrostris: clues on the evolutionary history of the family Ziphiidae (Cetacea, Odontoceti). Supplement to the online Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 2012.
B. L. Beatty, Vitkovski, T. , Lambert, O. , und Macrini, T. E. , Osteological associations with unique tooth developement in manatees (Trichechidae, Sirenia): a detailed look at modern Trichechus and a review of the fossil record, The Anatomical Record, Bd. 295, S. 1504-1512, 2012.
J. H. Geisler, Godfrey, S. J. , und Lambert, O. , A new genus and species of Late Miocene inioid (Cetacea: Odontoceti) from the Meherrin River, North Carolina, U.S.A., Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, Bd. 32, S. 198-211, 2012.
O. Lambert, Goolaerts, S. , Ryssaert, C. , Bosselaers, M. , Vandorpe, L. , und Schynkel, E. , Walvissen uit het Waasland, HONA, Bd. 47, S. 37-40, 2012.

2011

O. Lambert, de Buffrénil, V. , und de Muizon, C. , Rostral densification in beaked whales: diverse processes for a similar pattern, Comptes Rendus Palevol, Bd. 10, S. 453-468, 2011.

2010

O. Lambert, Bianucci, G. , Post, K. , de Muizon, C. , Salas-Gismondi, R. , Urbina, M. , und Reumer, J. , The giant bite of a new raptorial sperm whale from the Miocene epoch of Peru, Nature, Bd. 466, S. 105-108, 2010.
O. Lambert, Godfrey, S. J. , und Fuller, A. J. , A Miocene Ziphiid (Cetacea: Odontoceti) from Calvert Cliffs, Maryland, U.S.A., Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, Bd. 30, S. 1645-1651, 2010.
O. Lambert, Bianucci, G. , und Post, K. , Tusk-bearing beaked whales from the Miocene of Peru: sexual dimorphism in fossil ziphiids?, Journal of Mammalogy, Bd. 91, S. 19-26, 2010.

2009

O. Lambert, Bianucci, G. , und Post, K. , A new beaked whale (Odontoceti, Ziphiidae) from the Middle Miocene of Peru., Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, Bd. 29, S. 910-922, 2009.

2008

G. Bianucci, Post, K. , und Lambert, O. , Beaked whale mysteries revealed by sea floor fossils trawled off South Africa., South African Journal of Science, Bd. 104, S. 140-142, 2008.
O. Lambert, Bianucci, G. , und de Muizon, C. , A new stem-sperm whale (Cetacea, Odontoceti, Physeteroidea) from the latest Miocene of Peru, Comptes Rendus Palevol, Bd. 7, S. 361-369, 2008.
O. Lambert, A new porpoise (Cetacea, Odontoceti, Phocoenidae) from the Pliocene of the North Sea., Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, Bd. 28, S. 863-872, 2008.
O. Lambert, Sperm whales from the Miocene of the North Sea: a re-appraisal, Bulletin de l'Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique, Sciences de la Terre, S. 277-316, 2008.
O. Lambert, Schögl, J. , und Kovàc, M. , Middle Miocene toothed whale with Platanista-like teeth from the Vienna Basin (Western Carpathians, Slovakia), Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Bd. 250, S. 157-166, 2008.
K. Post, Lambert, O. , und Bianucci, G. , First record of Tusciziphius crispus (Cetacea, Ziphiidae) from the Neogene of the US east coast, Deinsea, Bd. 12, S. 1-10, 2008.

2007

P. Godefroit und Lambert, O. , A re-appraisal of Craspedodon lonzeensis Dollo, 1883 from the Upper Cretaceous of Belgium: the first record of a neoceratopsian dinosaur in Europe?, Bulletin de l{'}Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique, Sciences de la Terre, Bd. 77, S. 83-93, 2007.
P. Godefroit und Lambert, O. , A re-appraisal of Craspedodon lonzeensis Dollo, 1883 from the Upper Cretaceous of Belgium: the first record of a neoceratopsian dinosaur in Europe?, Bulletin de l'Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique, Sciences de la Terre, Bd. 77, S. 83-93, 2007.
O. Lambert und Gigase, P. , A monodontid cetacean from the Early Pliocene of the North Sea, Bulletin de l'Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique, Sciences de la Terre, Bd. 77, S. 197-210, 2007.

2006

O. Lambert und Louwye, S. , Archaeoziphius microglenoideus, a new primitive beaked whale (Mammalia, Cetacea, Odontoceti) from the$\~$Middle Miocene of Belgium, Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, Bd. 26, S. 182-191, 2006.

2005

O. Lambert, Review of the Miocene long-snouted dolphin Priscodelphinus cristatus du Bus, 1872 (Cetacea, Odontoceti) and phylogeny among eurhinodelphinids, Bulletin de l'Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique, Sciences de la Terre, Bd. 75, S. 211-235, 2005.
O. Lambert, Estevens, M. , und Smith, R. , A new kentriodontine dolphin from the Middle Miocene of Portugal, Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, Bd. 50, S. 239-248, 2005.

2004

O. Lambert, Systematic revision of the Miocene long-snouted dolphin Eurhinodelphis longirostris du Bus, 1872 (Cetacea, Odontoceti, Eurhinodelphinidae), Bulletin de l'Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique, Sciences de la Terre, Bd. 74, S. 147-174, 2004.
M. Bosselaers, Herman, J. , Hoedemakers, K. , Lambert, O. , und Marquet, R. , A temporary exposure of the Late Miocene Deurne Sand Member in Antwerpen (Flanders, Belgium), Geologica Belgica, Bd. 7, S. 27-39, 2004.

2001

O. Lambert, Godefroit, P. , Li, H. , Shan, C. - Y. , und Dong, Z. - M. , A new species of Protoceratops (Dinosauria, Neoceratopsia) from the Late Cretaceous of Inner Mongolia (P. R. China), Bulletin de l{'}Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique, Sciences de la Terre, Bd. 71, S. 5-28, 2001.
O. Lambert, Godefroit, P. , Li, H. , Shan, C. - Y. , und Dong, Z. - M. , A new species of Protoceratops (Dinosauria, Neoceratopsia) from the Late Cretaceous of Inner Mongolia (P. R. China), Bulletin de l'Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique, Sciences de la Terre, Bd. 71, S. 5-28, 2001.
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Fossil sperm whales and their prey: evolution of Physeteroid feeding strategies

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