Annals of Carnegie Museum

Annals of Carnegie Museum is a quarterly journal that publishes peer-reviewed short and medium-length original scientific contributions in organismal biology, earth sciences, and anthropology, in 40 by 52.5 pica format (168 by 220 mm or 6-5/8 by 8-5/8 inches). Subject matter must be relevant to Carnegie Museum of Natural History scientific sections or Powdermill Nature Reserve (PNR), preferably with connection to the Carnegie collection and/or personnel. Carnegie Museum staff and research associates receive publication priority, but others are encouraged to submit papers, especially those manuscripts explicitly based on the Carnegie collection. Direct inquires regarding the appropriateness of a specific contribution to the editors, J. R. Wible ( or J. E. Rawlins (

Number of Issues per Year: 4
Frequency: Quarterly
ISSN: 0097-4463

Current Volume

Volume 83, Number 3, 10 February 2016--$22.50 + s/h

  • Anatomy of the pedal skeleton of the Hispaniolan solenodon, Solenodon paradoxus Brandt, 1833 (Mammalia, Lipotyphla, Solenodontidae). John R. Wible and Elijah M. Hughes. 
  • A new species of the Pristimantis conspicillatus group from the Peruvian Amazon (Anura: Craugastoridae). José M. Padial, Giussepe Gagliardi-Urrutia, Juan C. Chaparro, and Roberto C. Gutiérrez. 
  • Lipotyphla, Chiroptera, Lagomorpha, and Rodentia (Mammalia) from Observation Quarry, earliest Barstovian (Miocene), Dawes County, Nebraska. William W. Korth and Robert L. Evander. 

Volume 83, Number 2, 15 November 2015--$22.50 + s/h

  • A new squat lobster (Decapoda: Anomura: Galatheoidea) from the Pliocene Purisima Formation, California. Rodney M. Feldmann, Carrie E. Schweitzer, and Robert W. Boessenecker. 
  • Morphological variation among broad-clawed shrews (Mammalia: Eulipotyphla: Soricidae: Cryptotis Pomel, 1848) from highlands of western Honduras, with descriptions of three new cryptic species. Neal Woodman. 
  • Fleas (Siphonaptera: Pygiopsyllomorpha) of Papua New Guinea and Papua Province (Indonesia). Part III. Traubia Smit, 1953 (Stivaliidae: Stivaliinae), description of eight new species and two new subgenera. Michael W. Hastriter. 
  • The braincase assigned to the ornithopod dinosaur Uteodon McDonald, 2011, reassigned to Dryosaurus Marsh, 1894: implications for iguanodontian morphology and taxonomy. Kenneth Carpenter and Matthew C. Lamanna. 

Volume 83, Number 1, 15 May 2015--$22.50 + s/h

  • Mammalian petrosal from the Upper Jurassic Morrison Formation of Fruita, Colorado. Elijah M. Hughes, John R. Wible, Michelle Spaulding, and Zhe-Xi Luo. 
  • New rodent material from the John Day Formation (Arikareean, middle Oligocene to early Miocene) of Oregon. William W. Korth and Joshua X. Samuels. 

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The next issue is Volume 83, Number 4, 2016

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