Kenny’s publications

Book Chapters

1. Travouillon, K. J. and Cooke, B. 2016. Kangaroos and Wallabies. In: Cook, A. & Rozefelds, A. (Eds), In Search of Ancient Queensland. A Queensland Museum Discovery Guide. Queensland Museum, Brisbane, Australia, 226–227.

 

Peer-reviewed papers

 2016

32. Faith, J.T., Dortch, J., Jones, C., Shulmeister, J. and Travouillon, K.J., accepted 19/06/2016. Large mammal species richness and late Quaternary precipitation change in southwestern Australia. Journal of Quaternary Science. DOI: 10.1002/jqs.2888.

31. Travouillon, K.J., 2016. Oldest fossil remains of the enigmatic Pig-footed Bandicoot show rapid herbivorous evolution. Royal Society Open Science, 3: 16008.

30. Warburton, N.M. and Travouillon, K.J., 2016. The biology and taxonomy of the Peramelemorphia: a review of current knowledge and future research directions. Australian Journal of Zoology, 64: 151-181.

29. Janis, C.M., Damuth, J., Travouillon, K.J., Figueirido, B., Hand, S. J., and Archer, M., 2016. Palaeoecology of Oligo-Miocene macropodoids determined from craniodental and calcaneal data.. Memoirs of Museum Victoria, 74:209-232.

28. Archer, M., Christmas, O., Hand, S.J, Black, K.H., Creaser, P., Godthelp, H., Graham, I., Cohen, D., Arena, D.A., Anderson, C., Soares, G., Machin, N., Beck, R.M.D., Wilson, L.A.B., Myers, T.J., Gillespie, A.K., Khoo, B., and Travouillon, K.J., 2016. Earliest known record of a hypercarnivorous dasyurid (Marsupialia), from newly discovered carbonates beyond the Riversleigh World Heritage Area, north Queensland. Memoirs of Museum Victoria, 74:137-150.

27. Travouillon, K.J., Butler, K., Archer, M., and Hand, S. J., 2016. New material of Gumardee pascuali Flannery et al., 1983 (Marsupialia: Macropodiformes) and two new species from the Riversleigh World Heritage Area, Queensland, Australia. Memoirs of Museum Victoria, 74:189-207.

26. Travouillon, K.J., 2016. Investigating dental variation in Perameles nasuta Geoffroy, 1804, with morphological evidence to raise P. nasuta pallescens Thomas, 1923 to species rank. Zootaxa, 4114: 351-392.

25. Chamberlain, P. M., Travouillon, K.J., Archer, M., and Hand, S. J., 2016. Kutjamarcoot brevirostrum gen. et sp. nov., a new short-snouted, early Miocene bandicoot (Marsupialia: Peramelemorphia) from the Kutjamarpu Local Fauna (Wipajiri Formation) in South Australia. Alcheringa: An Australasian Journal of Palaeontology 40. DOI:10.1080/03115518.2016.1103525

24. Butler, K., Travouillon, K.J., Price, G.J., Archer, M. & Hand, S.J. 2016. Cookeroo, a new genus of fossil kangaroos (Marsupialia, Macropodidae) from the Oligo-Miocene of Riversleigh, northwestern Queensland, Australia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontolog 36, e1083029 doi: 10.1080/02724634.2016.1083029.

 

2015

23. Cooke, B. N., Travouillon, K.J., Archer, M., and Hand, S. J., 2015. Ganguroo robustiter sp. nov. (Macropodoidea, Marsupialia), a middle to early late Miocene basal macropodid from Riversleigh World Heritage Area, Australia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2015.956879

22. Arena, D. A., Travouillon, K.J., Beck, R.M.D., Black, K.H., Gillespie, A. K., Myers, T. J., Archer, M., and Hand, S. J., 2015. Mammalian lineages and the biostratigraphy and biochronology of Cenozoic faunas from the Riversleigh World Heritage Area, Australia. Lethaia 49:43-60. DOI: 10.1111/let.12131

21. Travouillon, K. J., Archer, M., Hand, S. J. and Muirhead, J., 2015. Sexually dimorphic bandicoots (Marsupialia: Peramelemorphia) from the Oligo-Miocene of Australia, first cranial ontogeny for fossil bandicoots and new species descriptions. Journal of Mammalian Evolution 22:141-167.

20. Travouillon, K.J., Archer, M., and Hand, S. J., 2015. Revision of Wabularoo, an early macropodid kangaroo, from mid-Cenozoic deposits of the Riversleigh World Heritage Area, Queensland, Australia. Alcheringa: An Australasian Journal of Palaeontology 39:274-286.

 

2014

19. Black, K. H., Travouillon, K. J., Den Boer, W., Kear, B. P., Cooke, B. N. and Archer, M., 2014. A new species of the basal “kangaroo” Balbaroo and a re-evaluation of stem macropodiform interrelationships. PLoS ONE 9(11): e112705. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0112705.

18. Butler, K., Louys, J. and Travouillon, K. J., 2014. Extending dental mesowear analyses to Australian marsupials, with applications to six Plio-Pleistocene kangaroos from southeast Queensland. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 408:11-25.

17. Beck, R. M. D., Travouillon, K. J., Aplin, K. P., Godthelp, H., and Archer, M., 2014. The osteology and systematics of the enigmatic Australian Oligo-Miocene metatherian Yalkaparidon (Yalkaparidontidae; Yalkaparidontia; ?Australidelphia; Marsupialia). Journal of Mammalian Evolution 21:127-172.

16. Travouillon, K.J., Cooke, B., Archer, M., and Hand, S. J., 2014. Revision of basal macropodids from the Riversleigh World Heritage Area with descriptions of new material of Ganguroo bilamina Cooke, 1997 and a new species. Palaeontologia Electronica 17.1: 20A.

15. Bates, H., Travouillon, K.J., Cooke, B., Beck, R. M. D., Hand, S. J., and Archer, M., 2014. Three new Miocene species of musky rat kangaroos (Hypsiprymnodontidae, Macropodoidea): description, phylogenetics and palaeoecology. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 34: 383-396.

14. Travouillon, K.J., Hand, S. J., Archer, M., and Black, K. H., 2014. Earliest modern bandicoot and bilby (Marsupialia, Peramelidae and Thylacomyidae) from the Miocene of the Riversleigh World Heritage Area, northwestern Queensland, Australia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 34:375-382.

13. Gurovich, Y., Travouillon, K.J., Beck, R.M.D., Muirhead, J. and Archer, M., 2014. Biogeographical implications of a new mouse-sized fossil bandicoot (Marsupialia: Peramelemorphia) occupying a dasyurid-like ecological niche across Australia. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 12:265–290.

 

2013

12. Travouillon, K.J., Beck, R.M.D., Hand, S. J. and Archer, M., 2013. The oldest fossil record of bandicoots (Marsupialia; Peramelemorphia) from the late Oligocene of Australia. Palaeontologia Electronica, Vol. 16, Issue 2; 13A 52p.

11. Travouillon, K.J., Gurovich, Y., Archer, M., Hand, S. J.  and Muirhead, J., 2013. The genus Galadi: three new bandicoots (Marsupialia; Peramelemorphia) from Riversleigh’s Miocene deposits, north-western Queensland, Australia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 33, 153–168.

 

2012

10. Travouillon, K.J., Archer, M., and Hand, S.J., 2012. Comment on ‘Early to Middle Miocene monsoon climate in Australia’. Geology 40, e273.

 

2011

9. Nguyen, J.M.T., Molak, M., Black, K.H., Fitzgerald, E.M.G., Travouillon, K.J. and Ho, S.Y.W, 2011. Vertebrate palaeontology of Australasia into the twenty-first century. Biology Letters doi:10.1098/rsbl.2011.0549.

8. Travouillon, K.J., Escarguel, G., Legendre, S., Archer, M., and Hand, S.J., 2011. The use of MSR (Minimum Sample Richness) for fossil fauna comparisons. Palaeobiology 37: 696–70

 

2010

7. Travouillon, K.J., Gurovich, Y., Beck, R.M.D., and Muirhead, J., 2010. An exceptionally well-preserved short-snouted Bandicoot (Marsupialia; Peramelemorphia) from Riversleigh’s Oligo-Miocene depostis, northwestern Queensland, Australia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 30, 1528-1546.

 

 2009

6. Louys, J., Travouillon, K. J., Bassarova, M., Tong, H., 2009. The use of natural protected areas in palaeoecological analyses: assumptions, limitations and application. Journal of Archaeological Science 36, 2274-2288

5. Travouillon, K.J., Legendre, S., Archer, M., and Hand, S.J., 2009. Palaeoecological Analyses of Riversleigh’s Oligo-Miocene Sites: Implications for Oligo-Miocene climate change in Australia. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology,Palaeoecology 276, 24–37.

4. Travouillon, K.J. and Legendre, S., 2009. Using cenograms to investigate gaps in mammalian body mass distributions in Australian mammals. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology,Palaeoecology 272, 69–84.

 

2007

3. Travouillon, K.J., Archer, M., Legendre, S., and Hand, S.J., 2007. Finding the Minimum Sample Richness (MSR) for multivariate analyses: implications for palaeoecology. Historical Biology 19, 315-320.

 

2006

2. Travouillon, K.J., Archer, M., Hand, S.J. and Godthelp, H., 2006. Multivariate analyses of Cenozoic mammalian faunas from Riversleigh, north-western Queensland. Alcheringa Special Issue 1, 323-349.

1. Archer, M., Arena, D. A., Bassarova, M., Beck, R., Black, K., Boles, W.E., Brewer, P., Cooke, B.N., Crosby, K., Gillespie, A., Godthelp, H., Hand, S.J., Kear, B., Louys, J, Morrell, A., Muirhead, J., Roberts, K. K., Scanlon, J. D., Travouillon, K.J., and Wroe, S., 2006. Current status of species-level representation in faunas from selected fossil localities in the Riversleigh World Heritage Area, northwestern Queensland. Alcheringa Special Issue 1, 1-17.

 

Conference abstracts

2016
25. Travouillon, K.J., Brewer, P., Portela Miguez, R., Simoes, B. and Stemmer, D. 2016. The pig-footed bandicoot, extinct but not forgotten: review of its taxonomy and description of a new extinct species. 62nd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian Mammal Society 25-29 September 2016 Abstract book, p. 91.
24. Travouillon, K.J. and Phillips, M. 2016. Total evidence analysis of the phylogenetic relationships of bandicoots and bilbies (Marsupialia: Peramelemorphia). Molecular Paleobiology of Australia’s Terrestrial Vertebrates Conference, Melbourne Museum, Victoria, 4-5 April 2016.
2015

23. Travouillon, K.J. 2015. Rise of Perameles pallescens, the northern long-nosed bandicoot from north-east Queensland: clues from molecular, morphological and palaeontological data. SASB 2015 Conference Abstract Book, p.29.

22. Black, K.H., Travouillon, K.J., Den Boer, W., Kear, B.P., Cooke, B.N. and Archer, M. 2015. Cranial and skeletal elements of a new species of enigmatic kangaroo (genus Balbaroo) and a re-evaluation of balbarid (Balbaridae: Macropodiformes) taxonomy. 15th Conference on Australasian Vertebrate Evolution, Palaeontology and Systematics, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, 1st-5th September, Program and Abstracts: p 18.

21. Bulter, K., Travouillon, K.J., Price, G.J., Archer, M. and Hand, S.J. 2015. Revision of Ganawamaya and Nambaroo, fanged kangaroos (Marsupialia: Macropodiformes, Balbaridae) from the Riversleigh World Heritage Area, northwestern Queensland. 15th Conference on Australasian Vertebrate Evolution, Palaeontology and Systematics, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, 1st-5th September, Program and Abstracts: p 19.

20.Travouillon, K.J., Price, G.J., Cramb, J., Louys, J., Hocknull, S., Hand, S.J. and Archer, M. 2015. Building a biogeographic map of the fossil bandicoots and bilbies from Pliocene and Quaternary deposits of Australia. 15th Conference on Australasian Vertebrate Evolution, Palaeontology and Systematics, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, 1st-5th September, Program and Abstracts: p 40-41.

19. Travouillon, K.J. , Price, G.J., Cramb, J. and Louys, J. 2015. Fossil bandicoots and bilbies from Quaternary cave deposits of north-eastern Australia: implication for understanding climatic changes and extinction dynamics in the late Pleistocene. XIX INQUA, Nagoya, Japan, H22-13.

2014

18. Damuth, J., Janis, C. M., Travouillon, K., Figueirido, B., Archer, M. and Hand, S. 2014. Ecometrics down under: Correlation of morphology with paleohabitat in kangaroos. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, SVP Program and Abstract Book, 2014, 116.

2013

17. Damuth, J., C. Janis, K. Travouillon, and B. Figuirido. (2013). Why the short face? Craniodental morphology in relation to diet in living and fossil kangaroos. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, SVP Program and Abstract Book, 2013. p. 112.

16. Janis, C., J., Damuth, K. Travouillon, B. Figueirido, S. Hand, M. Archer. (2013). Paleocology of Miocene kangaroos: inferences from craniodental and postcranial data. 10th International Congress on Vertebrate Morphology, Barcelona, Spain. p P-047.

15. Travouillon, K.J., Cooke, B. N., Archer, M., Hand, S. J., Black, K. H., Kear, B. P. and Den Boer, Wendy, 2013. Oligo-Miocene macropodoids and peramelemorphians: biochronology, palaeoecology and systematics. 14th Conference on Australasian Vertebrate Evolution, Palaeontology and Systematics, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, 30th September-4th October, Program and Abstracts: p 82.
14. Butler, K., Travouillon, K. and Louys, J. 2013. Mesowear and marsupials: reconstructing marsupial diets and palaeoenvironments in Australia. 14th Conference on Australasian Vertebrate Evolution, Palaeontology and Systematics, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, 30th September-4th October, Program and Abstracts: p 29.
13. Janis, C. M., Damuth, J., Travouillon, K. J., Figueirido. B.. Archer, M. and Hand, S. J. 2013. Why the short face? Craniodental morphology in relation to diet in living and fossil kangaroos. 14th Conference on Australasian Vertebrate Evolution, Palaeontology and Systematics, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, 30th September-4th October, Program and Abstracts: p 46.

2012

12. Damuth, J., C.M. Janis, K. Travouillon, M. Archer, and S. Hand (2012). Molar wear gradient analysis in extant and fossil kangaroos (Marsupiala, Macropodidae). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, SVP Program and Abstract Book, 2012.  p. 84.

11.  Travouillon, K.J., Gurovich, Y., Beck, R.M.D., Muirhead, J., Archer, M. and Hand S.J. 2012. The evolution of bilbies and bandicoots. 34th International Geological Congress (IGC): Australia 2012.

 

2011

10. Gurovich, Y., Travouillon, K.J., Beck, R.M.D., Archer, M. and Muirhead, J., 2011. Three new species of mouse-sized Oligo-Miocene bandicoots (Marsupialia; Peramelemorphia) from Ngapakaldi, Ditjimanka and Kutjamarpu Local Faunas and Riversleigh deposits: implications for biogeography. in Geological Survey of Western Australia 2011, CAVEPS Perth 2011, 13th Conference on Australasian Vertebrate Evolution, Palaeontology and Systematics, April 27th-30th: Geological Survey of Western Australia, Record 2011/9: p 40.

9. Travouillon, K.J., Gurovich, Y., Beck, R.M.D., Archer, M. and Muirhead, J., 2011. The genus Galadi: the story of a changing bandicoot (Marsupialia; Peramelemorphia) lineage in the Middle Miocene. in Geological Survey of Western Australia 2011, CAVEPS Perth 2011, 13th Conference on Australasian Vertebrate Evolution, Palaeontology and Systematics, April 27th-30th: Geological Survey of Western Australia, Record 2011/9: p 82.

 

2009

8. Travouillon, K.J., Muirhead, J., Beck, R.M.D. and Gurovich, Y., 2009. An exceptionally well-preserved short-snouted bandicoot (Marsupialia; Peramelemorphia) from Riversleigh’s Oligo-Miocene deposits, Northwestern Queensland, Australia. Oral presentation at the 69th Annual Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology.

7. Travouillon, K.J., Escarguel, G., Legendre, S., Archer, M., and Hand, S.J., 2009. The use of MSR: how much data is needed to say something meaningful in Palaeoecology?, in Travouillon, K.J., Worthy, T.H., Hand, S.J. and Creaser, P. (editors), 2009. Conference on Australasian Vertebrate Evolution, Palaeontology and Systematics, Geological Society of Australia Abstracts, 93: p 58.

6. Travouillon, K.J., Muirhead, J., Beck, R.M.D. and Gurovich, Y., 2009. Description, phylogeny and palaeoecology of a new short-snouted bandicoot (Marsupialia; Peramelemorphia) from Riversleigh’s Oligo-Miocene deposits, Northwestern Queensland, Australia., in Travouillon, K.J., Worthy, T.H., Hand, S.J. and Creaser, P. (editors), 2009. Conference on Australasian Vertebrate Evolution, Palaeontology and Systematics, Geological Society of Australia Abstracts, 93: p 57.

 
2007

5. Travouillon, K.J., Legendre, S., Archer, M., and Hand, S.J., 2007. Explaining the gaps in body mass distributions (cenograms): statistical visualization of the ecological impact of introduced species. Oral presentation at the 67th Annual Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 27 Program and Abstracts supplement: p 159.

4. Travouillon, K.J., Legendre, S., Archer, M., and Hand, S.J., 2007. Do cenograms work on Marsupial faunas? Comparison with other palaeoecological techniques and implication for the Riversleigh faunas. Conference on Australasian Vertebrate Evolution, Palaeontology and Systematics (CAVEPS), Geological Society of Australia Abstracts, 85: p 34.

 

2006

3. Travouillon, K. J., 2006. The use of MSR (Minimum Sample Richness) for analyzing modern and fossil faunas in conjunction with a taxonomic distinctness measure. Riversleigh 2006 Symposium Abstracts: p 37.

2. Travouillon, K. J. and Bedward, M., 2006. Finding the Minimum Sample Richness (MSR) for multivariate analyses: implications for palaeoecology. Symposium of vertebrate palaeontology and comparative anatomy (SVPCA) Abstracts: p 33.

 

 2005

1. Travouillon, K.J., Archer, M., Hand, S. and Godthelp, H., 2005. Multivariate Analyses of the Riversleigh Local Faunas. Conference on Australasian Vertebrate Evolution, Palaeontology and Systematics (CAVEPS) Abstracts: p 74.

Non-refereed publications

2011

3. Bates, H., Green, J., Jones, J., Russell, J., Schibeci, S. and Travouillon, K.J., 2011. BIOS1101 Evolutionary & Functional Biology: Course Guide & Laboratory Manual 2011. Adam, P. (editor). University of New South Wales, pp 192.

 

2010

2. Bates, H., Green, J., Russell, J., Schibeci, S. and Travouillon, K.J., 2010. BIOS1101 Evolutionary & Functional Biology: Course Guide & Laboratory Manual 2010. Adam, P. (editor). University of New South Wales, pp 202.

 

2009

1. Travouillon, K.J., Worthy, T.H., Hand, S.J. and Creaser, P. (editors), 2009. Conference on Australasian Vertebrate Evolution, Palaeontology and Systematics, Geological Society of Australia Abstracts, 93: pp 82.