Stanford University School of Earth Sciences
Jonathan L. Payne | Paleobiology

Publications

* denotes a peer-reviewed publication

(In Press)* Payne JL, Summers M, Rego BL, Altiner D, Yu Y, Wei J, and Lehrmann DJ. Early and Middle Triassic trends in diversity, evenness, and size of foraminifers on a carbonate platform in south China: Implications for tempo and mode of biotic recovery from the end-Permian mass extinction. Paleobiology.
 
(In Press)* Finnegan S, McClain CR, Kosnik MA, and Payne JL. Escargot through time: an energetic comparison of marine gastropod assemblages before and after the Mesozoic Marine Revolution. Paleobiology.
 
(Submitted)* Meyer KM, Jost AB, Yu Y, and Payne JL. δ13C evidence that high primary productivity delayed recovery from end-Permian mass extinction. Earth and Planetary Science Letters.
 
(Submitted)* Payne JL, Truebe S, Nützel A, and Chang ET. Local and global abundance associated with extinction risk in late Paleozoic and early Mesozoic gastropods. Paleobiology.
 
(In Press) Kowalewski M, Payne JL, Smith FA, Wang SC, McShea DW, Xiao S, Novack-Gottshall PM, McClain CR, Krause RA, Boyer AG, Finnegan S, Lyons SK, Stempien JA, Alroy J, and Spaeth P. The Geozoic Supereon. Palaios.
 
2010* Payne JL, McClain CR, Boyer AG, Brown JH, Finnegan S, Kowalewski M, Krause RA, Lyons SK, McShea DW, Novack-Gottshall PM, Smith FA, Stempien JA, and Wang SC. The evolutionary consequences of oxygenic photosynthesis: a body-size perspective. Photosynthesis Research. doi: 10.1007/s11120-010-9593-1 PDF
 
2010* Payne JL, Turchyn AV, Paytan A, DePaolo DP, Lehrmann DJ, Yu Y, and Wei J. Calcium isotope constraints on the end-Permian mass extinction. Proceedings of the National Academy of the United States of America 107: 8543-8548. PDF
 
2009* Payne JL, Boyer AG, Brown JH, Finnegan S, Kowalewski M, Krause RA, Lyons SK, McClain CR, McShea DW, Novack-Gottshall PM, Smith FA, Stempien JA, and Wang SC. Two-phase increase in the maximum size of life on Earth over 3.5 billion years reflects biological innovation and environmental opportunity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 106: 24-27. PDF
 
2009* Pruss SB and Payne JL. Early Triassic microbial spheroids in the Virgin Limestone Member of the Moenkopi Formation, Nevada, USA. Palaios 24: 131-136. PDF
 
2008* Finnegan S, Payne JL, and Wang SC. 2008. The Red Queen revisited: reevaluating the age-selectivity of Phanerozoic marine genus extinctions. Paleobiology 34: 318-341. PDF
 
2008* van de Schootbrugge B, Payne JL, Tomasovych A, Pross J, Fiebig J, Benbrahim M, Follmi KB, and Quan TM. 2008. Carbon cycle perturbation and stabilisation in the wake of the Triassic-Jurassic boundary mass-extinction event. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 9: 10.1029/2007GC001914. PDF
 
2007* Payne JL and Finnegan S. 2007. The effect of geographic range on extinction risk during background and mass extinction. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 104: 10506-10511. PDF
 
2007* Payne JL and Kump LR. 2007. Evidence for recurrent Early Triassic massive volcanism from quantitative interpretation of carbon isotope fluctuations. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 256: 264-277. PDF
 
2007 Payne JL and van de Schootbrugge B. 2007. Life in Triassic Oceans: Links between planktonic and benthic recovery and radiation. In Evolution of Primary Producers in the Sea P. Falkowski and A.H. Knoll eds. Academic Press. Amsterdam. pp. 165-189. PDF
 
2007* Payne JL, Lehrmann DJ, Follett D, Seibel M, Kump LR, Riccardi A, Altiner D, Sano H, and Wei J. 2007. Erosional truncation of uppermost Permian shallow-marine carbonates and implications for Permian-Triassic boundary events. Geological Society of America Bulletin 119: 771-784. PDF
 
2007* Groves JR, Rettori R, Payne JL, Boyce MD, and Altiner D. 2007. End-Permian mass extinction of Lagenide foraminifers in the southern Alps (northern Italy). Journal of Paleontology 81: 415-434. PDF
 
2007* Knoll AH, Bambach RK, Payne JL, Pruss S, and Fischer W. 2007. Paleophysiology and end-Permian mass extinction. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 256: 295-313. PDF
 
2007* Lehrmann DJ, Payne JL, Pei D, Enos P, Ellwood B, Orchard MJ, Zhang J, and Wei J. 2007. Record of the end-Permian extinction and Triassic biotic recovery in the Chongzuo-Pingguo Platform, southern Nanpanjiang Basin, Guangxi, south China. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 252: 200-217. PDF
 
2007* Pruss SB, Payne JL, and Bottjer DJ. 2007. Placunopsis bioherms: The first metazoan buildups following the end-Permian mass extinction. Palaios 22: 17-23. PDF
 
2006* Payne JL and Finnegan S. 2006. Controls on marine animal biomass through geological time. Geobiology 4: 1-10. PDF
 
2006* Payne JL, Lehrmann DJ, Christensen S, Wei J, and Knoll AH. 2006. Environmental and biotic controls on the initiation and growth of a Middle Triassic (Anisian) reef complex on the margin of the Great Bank of Guizhou, Guizhou Province, China. Palaios 21: 325-343. PDF
 
2006* Payne JL, Lehrmann DJ, Wei J, and Knoll AH. 2006. The pattern and timing of biotic recovery from the end-Permian mass extinction on the Great Bank of Guizhou, Guizhou Province, south China. Palaios 21: 63-85. PDF
 
2006* Lehrmann DJ, Ramezani J, Bowring SA, Martin MW, Montgomery P, Enos P, Payne JL, Orchard M, Wang H-M, and Wei J. 2006. Timing of biotic recovery from the end-Permian extinction: geochronologic and biostratigraphic constraints from south China. Geology 34: 1053-1056. PDF
 
2005* Payne JL. 2005. Evolutionary dynamics of gastropod size across the end-Permian extinction and through the Triassic recovery interval. Paleobiology 31: 269-290. PDF
 
2005 Lehrmann DJ, Payne JL, Enos P, Montgomery P, Wei J, Yu Y, and Orchard MJ. 2005. Field Excursion 2: Permian-Triassic boundary and a Lower-Middle Triassic boundary sequence on the Great Bank of Guizhou, Nanpanjiang basin, southern Guizhou Province. Albertiana 33: 167-184. PDF
 
2005 Lehrmann DJ, Enos P, Payne JL, Montgomery P, Wei J, Yu Y, and Orchard MJ. 2005. Permian and Triassic depositional history of the Yangtze platform and Great Bank of Guizhou in the Nanpanjiang basin of Guizhou and Guangxi, South China. Albertiana 33: 147-166. PDF
 
2004* Payne JL, Johnson ME, and Ledesma-Vazquez J. 2004. Lower Cretaceous Alisitos Formation at Punta San Isidro: Coastal sedimentation and volcanism. Ciencias Marinas 30: 365-380. PDF
 
2004* Payne JL, Lehrmann DJ, Wei J, Orchard MJ, Schrag DP, and Knoll AH. 2004. Large perturbations of the carbon cycle during recovery from the end-Permian extinction. Science 305: 506-509. PDF
 
2003* Payne JL. 2003. Applicability and resolving power of statistical tests for instantaneous extinction events in the fossil record. Paleobiology 29: 37-51. PDF
 
2003* Lehrmann DJ, Payne JL, Felix SV, Dillett PM, Wang H, Yu Y, Wei J. 2003. Permian-Triassic boundary sections from shallow-marine carbonate platforms of the Nanpanjiang Basin, South China. Palaios 18: 138-152. PDF