Dr. Pascal Godefroit

Hoofd van een OD, Palaeontologist
Pascal Godefroit
Contact
Phone:
+32 (0)2 627 44 95
Fax:
+32 2 627 41 13
Key Publications
D. Dhouailly, Godefroit, P. , Martin, T. , Nonchev, S. , Caraguel, F. , en Oftedal, O. , Getting to the roots of scales, feathers and hair: as deep as odontodes?, Experimental Dermatology, vol. 2017, pp. 1-6, 2017.
A. Cincotta, Debaille, V. , Gerdes, A. , Sinitsa, S. , Reshetova, S. , Pestchevitskaya, K. , McNamara, M. , Yans, J. , en Godefroit, P. , Age, sedimentology and paleoecology of Kulinda, an exceptional Middle Jurassic dinosaur locality from Siberia, Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 77th Annual Meeting, vol. Meeting program and abstracts, p. 98, 2017.
R. Amiot, Golovneva, L. , Godefroit, P. , Goedert, J. , Garcia, G. , Lécuyer, C. , Bugdaeva, E. , en Spicer, R. , Dinosaur ecology and climate in Eastern Siberia during the Late Cretaceous inferred from stable isotopes, Fifth International Symposium of IGCP 608, Jeju Island, Korea, vol. Program ans abstract volume, pp. 540-541, 2017.
K. Stein, Hübner, T. , Snoeck, C. , Bertozzo, F. , Godefroit, P. , en Claeys, P. , Histology and growth of Iguanodon bernissartensis, Society of Vertabrate Paleontology 77th Annual Meeting, vol. Meeting program and abstracts, p. 198, 2017.
Professional experiences

01/05/2013 > ongoing: Operational Director

Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences

01/01/2001 > 30/04/2013: Senior scientist

Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences

01/01/1999 > 31/12/2000: Statutory assistant

Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences

01/04/1990 > 31/12/1998: Contractual assistant

Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences
Academic training

01/09/1990 > 01/03/1994: Ph.D. in Geological and Mineralogical Sciences

Université Catholique de Louvain

Ph.D. thesis title: ‘Les reptiles marins du Jurassique inférieur belgo-luxembourgeois’.

> : Master in Zoological Sciences

Université catholique de Louvain

Master thesis title: ‘Etude comparative de la denture permanente chez le chimpanzé commun (Pan troglodytes) et le chimpanzé nain (Pan paniscus)’.

2017

F. Javier Verdu, Godefroit, P. , Royo-Torres, R. , Cobos, A. , en Alcalà, L. , Individual variation in the postcranial skeleton of the Early Cretaceous Iguanodon bernissartensis (Dinosauria: Ornithopoda), Cretaceous Research, vol. 74, pp. 65-86, 2017.
K. Stein, Snoeck, C. , Hübner, T. , Bertozzo, F. , Godefroit, P. , en Claeys, P. , Preservation and diagenesis of the bones and teeth of Iguanodon bernissartensis (Dinosauria: Ornithopoda) from the Early Cretaceous of Belgium, 8th Bone Diagenesis Meeting Oxford 2017, vol. Program and abstracts, p. 13, 2017.
D. Dhouailly, Godefroit, P. , Martin, T. , Nonchev, S. , Caraguel, F. , en Oftedal, O. , Getting to the roots of scales, feathers and hair: as deep as odontodes?, Experimental Dermatology, vol. 2017, pp. 1-6, 2017.
A. Cincotta, Debaille, V. , Gerdes, A. , Sinitsa, S. , Reshetova, S. , Pestchevitskaya, K. , McNamara, M. , Yans, J. , en Godefroit, P. , Age, sedimentology and paleoecology of Kulinda, an exceptional Middle Jurassic dinosaur locality from Siberia, Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 77th Annual Meeting, vol. Meeting program and abstracts, p. 98, 2017.
R. Amiot, Golovneva, L. , Godefroit, P. , Goedert, J. , Garcia, G. , Lécuyer, C. , Bugdaeva, E. , en Spicer, R. , Dinosaur ecology and climate in Eastern Siberia during the Late Cretaceous inferred from stable isotopes, Fifth International Symposium of IGCP 608, Jeju Island, Korea, vol. Program ans abstract volume, pp. 540-541, 2017.
K. Stein, Hübner, T. , Snoeck, C. , Bertozzo, F. , Godefroit, P. , en Claeys, P. , Histology and growth of Iguanodon bernissartensis, Society of Vertabrate Paleontology 77th Annual Meeting, vol. Meeting program and abstracts, p. 198, 2017.
V. Diez Diaz, Garcia, G. , Suberbiola, X. Pereda, Godefroit, P. , Stein, K. , en Valentin, X. , Remains of Atsinganosaurus from the Late Cretaceous Site of Velaux-La Bastide Neuve (Southern France), Zitteliana, vol. 91, p. 31, 2017.
U. Lefèvre, Cau, A. , Cincotta, A. , Hu, D. , Chinsamy, A. , Escuillié, F. , en Godefroit, P. , A new Jurassic theropod from China documents a transitional step in the macrostructure of feathers, The Science of Nature, vol. 104, pp. 1-13, 2017.
F. Bertozzo, Stein, K. , Manucci, F. , Godefroit, P. , en Claeys, P. , Anatomy, life-history and phylogeny of an exceptionally preserved hadrosaur from the Judith River Formation of Montana (USA), Zitteliana, vol. 91, p. 21, 2017.

2016

A. Cincotta, Godefroit, P. , en Yans, J. , Study of preserved integuments from the cranium of a tapejarid pterosaur, in XIV Annual Meeting of the European Association of Vertebrate Palaeontologists, Haarlem (Netherlands), 2016, vol. Abstract Volume, p. 23.
E. Prondvai, Adriaens, D. , Godefroit, P. , en Hu, D. - Y. , Intraskeletal histovariability and its ontogenetic implications in the limb bones of {`}dinobirds{'}, in 64th Symposium on Vertebrate Palaeontology and Comparative Anatomy (SVPCA), Liverpool, UK, 2016, vol. Abstract Volume, p. 27.
K. Stein, Bolotsky, Y. , Bolotsky, I. , Snoeck, C. , Dewinter, N. , Tsogtbaatar, K. , Barsbold, R. , Hayashi, S. , Godefroit, P. , en Claeys, P. , Preliminary results on the bone histology of hadrosaurs from the latest cretaceous of Far Eastern Russia, in Journal of Vertebrate Palaeontology, 2016, vol. Program and abstracts, p. 250.
E. Prondvai, Hu, D. - Y. , Adriaens, D. , en Godefroit, P. , Intraskeletal growth dynamics and functional maturation in the limb bones of {`}dinobirds{'}, Anatomical Record, vol. 299, p. 76, 2016.
J. Goedert, Amiot, R. , Larbi, B. , Buffetaut, E. , Fourel, F. , Godefroit, P. , Kusuhashi, N. , Suteethorn, V. , Tong, H. , Watabe, M. , en Lécuyer, C. , Preliminary investigation of seasonal patterns recorded in the oxygen isotope compositions of theropod dinosaur tooth enamel, Palaios, vol. 31, pp. 10-19, 2016.

2015

G. Sun, Dong, Z. - M. , Akhetiev, M. , Markevich, V. , Ashraf, A. , Godefroit, P. , David, D. L. , Sun, C. , Sun, Y. , Quan, C. , Golovneva, L. , Bugdaeva, E. , Bolotsky, Y. , Suzuki, S. , Kodrul, T. , Nishida, H. , Kezina, T. , Harding, I. , Yang, H. X. , Ge, W. C. , Chen, Y. , en Yang, T. , Late Cretaceous-Paleocen biotas and the K-Pg Boundary from Jiayin of Heilongjiang, China, with discussion on the extinction of dinosaurs. Shanghai: Shanghai Scientific & Technological Education Publication House, 2015.
S. Sinitsa, Bolotsky, Y. , en Godefroit, P. , Taphonomy of the Late Jurassic Kulinda Lake, Abstracts of the 12th Symposium on Mesozoic Terrestrial Ecosystems. Shenyang, August 16-20, p. 249, 2015.
A. Cincotta, Yans, J. , Godefroit, P. , Garcia, G. , Dejax, J. , Benammi, M. , Amico, S. , en Valentin, X. , Integrated Paleoenvironmental Reconstruction and Taphonomy of a Unique Upper Cretaceous Vertebrate-Bearing Locality (Velaux, Southeastern France), PLoS ONE, vol. 10, pp. 1-20, 2015.
P. Godefroit, Sinitsa, S. , Namara, M. Mc, Cincotta, A. , Spagna, P. , Dhouailly, D. , en Bolotsky, Y. , The primitive ornithischian dinosaur Kulindadromeus from the Jurassic of Siberia and the origin of feathers, Abstracts of the 12th Symposium on Mesozoic Terrestrial Ecosystems. Shenyang, August 16-20, p. 297, 2015.
L. Dewaele, Tsogtbaatar, K. , Barsbold, R. , Garcia, G. , Stein, K. , Escuillié, F. , en Godefroit, P. , Perinatal Specimens of Saurolophus angustirostris (Dinosauria: Hadrosauridae), from the Upper Cretaceous of Mongolia, PLoS ONE, vol. 10, p. e0138806, 2015.
D. B. Brinkman, Tong, H. - Y. , Li, H. , Sun, Y. , Zhang, J. - S. , Godefroit, P. , en Zhang, Z. - M. , New exceptionally well-preserved specimens of “Zangerlia”neimongolensis from Bayan Mandahu, Inner Mongolia, andtheir taxonomic significance, Comptes Rendus Palevol, vol. 14, pp. 577-578, 2015.
J. Lindgren, Sjövall, P. , Carney, R. , Cincotta, A. , Uvdal, P. , Hutcheson, S. , Gustafsson, O. , Lefèvre, U. , Escuillié, F. , Heimdal, J. , Engdahl, A. , Gren, J. , Kear, B. , Wakamatsu, K. , Yans, J. , en Godefroit, P. , Molecular composition and ultrastructure of Jurassic paravian feathers, Scientific Reports, vol. 5, pp. 1-13, 2015.
D. B. Brinkman, Tong, H. - Y. , Li, H. , Sun, Y. , Zhang, J. - S. , Godefroit, P. , en Zhang, Z. - M. , New exceptionally well-preserved specimens of 'Zangerlia' neimongolensis from Bayan Mandahu, Inner Mongolia, and their taxonomic significance, Comptes Rendus Palevol, vol. 14, pp. 577-578, 2015.
A. Cincotta, Javaux, E. , Godefroit, P. , Lefèvre, U. , Storme, J. - Y. , Lindgren, J. , en Yans, J. , Study of fossil feathers using infrared spectroscopy and imagery., 2015.
J. Martin, Delfino, M. , Garcia, G. , Godefroit, P. , Berton, S. , en Valentin, X. , New specimens of Allodaposuchus precedens from France: intraspecific variability and the diversity of European Late Cretaceous eusuchians, Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, vol. 2015, pp. 1-25, 2015.

2014

T. Mortier, Baele, J. - M. , Blaivie, G. , Collet, H. , De Bast, E. , Dejax, J. , Delaby, S. , Dupuis, C. , Dupont, N. , Folie, A. , Godefroit, P. , Goemaere, E. , Hennebert, M. , Kaufmann, O. , Licour, L. , Martin, T. , Papier, S. , Pirson, S. , Prestianni, C. , Quinif, Y. , Robaszynski, F. , Smith, T. , Spagna, P. , en Yans, J. , Itinéraire 2 : le Nord-Ouest du Bassin de Mons, vol. 3. Mons: UMons - asbl La Malagne, 2014.
T. Mortier, Baele, J. - M. , Blaivie, G. , Collet, H. , De Bast, E. , Dejax, J. , Delaby, S. , Dupuis, C. , Dupont, N. , Folie, A. , Godefroit, P. , Goemaere, E. , Hennebert, M. , Kaufmann, O. , Licour, L. , Martin, T. , Papier, S. , Pirson, S. , Prestianni, C. , Quinif, Y. , Robaszynski, F. , Smith, T. , Spagna, P. , en Yans, J. , Introduction général à la géologie. Mons: UMons - asbl La Malagne, 2014.
T. Mortier, Baele, J. - M. , Blaivie, G. , Collet, H. , De Bast, E. , Dejax, J. , Delaby, S. , Dupuis, C. , Dupont, N. , Folie, A. , Godefroit, P. , Goemaere, E. , Hennebert, M. , Kaufmann, O. , Licour, L. , Martin, T. , Papier, S. , Pirson, S. , Prestianni, C. , Quinif, Y. , Robaszynski, F. , Smith, T. , Spagna, P. , en Yans, J. , Itinéraire 1 : le Grand Mons, Itinéraires pédagogiques du Géoparc du Bassin de Mons, vol. 2. Mons: UMons - asbl La Malagne, 2014.
T. Mortier, Baele, J. - M. , Blaivie, G. , Collet, H. , De Bast, E. , Dejax, J. , Delaby, S. , Dupuis, C. , Dupont, N. , Folie, A. , Godefroit, P. , Goemaere, E. , Hennebert, M. , Kaufmann, O. , Licour, L. , Martin, T. , Papier, S. , Pirson, S. , Prestianni, C. , Quinif, Y. , Robaszynski, F. , Smith, T. , Spagna, P. , en Yans, J. , Itinéraire 5 : La région du Centre et le Sud du Géoparc, vol. 6. Mons: UMons - asbl La Malagne, 2014.
T. Mortier, Baele, J. - M. , Blaivie, G. , Collet, H. , De Bast, E. , Dejax, J. , Delaby, S. , Dupuis, C. , Dupont, N. , Folie, A. , Godefroit, P. , Goemaere, E. , Hennebert, M. , Kaufmann, O. , Licour, L. , Martin, T. , Papier, S. , Pirson, S. , Prestianni, C. , Quinif, Y. , Robaszynski, F. , Smith, T. , Spagna, P. , en Yans, J. , Itinéraire 4 : La Thudinie et le Sud-Est du Géoparc, vol. 5. Mons: UMons - asbl La Malagne, 2014.
T. Mortier, Baele, J. - M. , Blaivie, G. , Collet, H. , De Bast, E. , Dejax, J. , Delaby, S. , Dupuis, C. , Dupont, N. , Folie, A. , Godefroit, P. , Goemaere, E. , Hennebert, M. , Kaufmann, O. , Licour, L. , Martin, T. , Papier, S. , Pirson, S. , Prestianni, C. , Quinif, Y. , Robaszynski, F. , Smith, T. , Spagna, P. , en Yans, J. , Itinéraire 3 : Les Hauts-Pays et le Borinage, vol. 4. Mons: UMons - asbl La Malagne, 2014.
Y. Bolotsky, Godefroit, P. , Bolotsky, I. , en Atuchin, A. , Hadrosaurs from the Far East: historical perspective and new Amurosaurus material from Blagoveschensk (Amur region, Russia), in Hadrosaurs, D. A. Eberth en Evans, D. C. Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 2014, pp. 315-331.
P. Vincent, Taquet, P. , Fischer, V. , Bardet, N. , Falconnet, J. , en Godefroit, P. , Mary Anning{'}s legacy to French vertebrate palaeontology, Geological Magazine, vol. 151, pp. 7-20, 2014.
U. Lefèvre, Cau, A. , Hu, D. - Y. , Wu, W. , Escuillié, F. , en Godefroit, P. , New basal Avialae from the Jurassic of China, 74th Annual Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology, Abstracts of Papers, p. 17, 2014.
P. Godefroit, Sinitsa, S. , Dhouailly, D. , Bolotsky, Y. , Sizov, A. , Namara, M. Mc, Benton, M. , en Spagna, P. , A Jurassic ornithischian dinosaur from Siberia with both feathers and scales, Science, vol. 345, pp. 451-455, 2014.
P. Godefroit, Sinitsa, S. , Dhouailly, D. , Namara, M. Mc, en Cincotta, A. , Feather-like structures in ornithischian dinosaurs, 74th Annual Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology, Abstracts of Papers, p. 24, 2014.
Y. - N. Lee, Barsbold, R. , Currie, P. , Kobayashi, Y. , Lee, H. - J. , Godefroit, P. , Escuillié, F. , en Tsogtbaatar, C. , Long-standing enigmas of a giant ornithomimosaur Deinocheirus mirificus resolved, Nature, vol. 515, pp. 257-260, 2014.
P. Lauters, Lee, Y. - N. , Barsbold, R. , Currie, P. , Kobayashi, Y. , Escuillié, F. , en Godefroit, P. , The brain of Deinocheirus mirificus, a gigantic ornithomimosaurian dinosaur from the Cretaceous of Mongolia, 74th Annual Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology, Abstracts of Papers, p. 166, 2014.
U. Lefèvre, Hu, D. , Escuillié, F. , Dyke, G. , en Godefroit, P. , A new long-tailed basal bird from the Early Cretaceous of north-eastern China, Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, vol. 113, pp. 790-804, 2014.
P. Godefroit, Sinitsa, S. , Dhouailly, D. , Bolotsky, Y. , Sizov, A. , Namara, M. Mc, Benton, M. , en Spagna, P. , Response to the Technical Comment on 'A Jurassic ornithischian dinosaur from Siberia with both feathers and scales', Science, vol. 346, pp. 434-435, 2014.
G. Dyke, Cau, A. , Naish, D. , Brougham, T. , en Godefroit, P. , Archaeopteryx and paravian phylogeny: the enigma of Balaur, 74th Annual Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology, Abstracts of Papers, p. 17, 2014.
V. Fischer, Arkhangelsky, M. , Naish, D. , Stenshin, I. , Uspensky, G. , en Godefroit, P. , Simbirskiasaurus and Pervushovisaurus reassessed: implications for the taxonomy and cranial osteology of Cretaceous platypterygiine ichthyosaurs, Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, vol. 171, pp. 822-841, 2014.
V. Fischer, Arkhangelsky, M. , Uspensky, G. , Stenshin, I. , en Godefroit, P. , A new Lower Cretaceous ichthyosaur from Russia reveals skull shape conservatism within Ophthalmosaurinae, Geological Magazine, vol. 151, pp. 60-70, 2014.
A. Cincotta, Godefroit, P. , Garcia, G. , Valentin, X. , Dejax, J. , en Yans, J. , Taphonomy of a Campanian vertebrate-bearing locality in southeastern France. 7th International Meeting on Taphonomy and Fossilization., International Meeting on Taphonomy and Fossilization. Sezione di Fisica e Scienze della Terra, p. 25, 2014.
V. Fischer, Bardet, N. , Guiomar, M. , en Godefroit, P. , High Diversity in Cretaceous Ichthyosaurs from Europe Prior to Their Extinction, PLoS ONE, vol. 9, p. e84709, 2014.

2012

P. Lauters, Godefroit, P. , Coudyzer, W. , en Vercauteren, M. , Iguanodon's brain and perspectives on ornithopod evolution, in Bernissart Dinosaurs in depth; A window on Early Cretaceous terrestrial ecosystems, P. Godefroit Indiana University Press, 2012, pp. 213-224.

1989

P. Godefroit, Les reptiles marins du Toarcien (Jurassique inférieur) belgo-luxembourgeois, vol. 39. Rue Jenner 13, 1000 Bruxelles: Ministère des Affaires économiques, Service géologique de Belgique, 1989, p. 98.
01/12/2014 tot 31/12/2017

ColdCase: re-opening of the Bernissart Iguanodon crime scene

Dit onderzoeksproject is enkel beschikbaar in het Engels

Engels versie

01/10/2005 tot 31/12/2016

General structure an evolution of the brain of ornithopod dinosaurs

Dit onderzoeksproject is enkel beschikbaar in het Engels

Engels versie

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