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Kaiser, T. M., Clauss, M., & Schulz-Kornas, E. (2016). A set of hypotheses on tribology of mammalian herbivore teeth. Surface Topography: Metrology and Properties, 4(1): 014003.
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Taylor, L. A., Müller, D. W. H., Schwitzer, C., Kaiser, T. M., Castell, J. C., Clauss, M., & Schulz-Kornas, E. (2016). Comparative analyses of tooth wear in free-ranging and captive wild equids. Equine Veterinary Journal, 48(2), 240-245.
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Winkler, D. E., Andrianasolo, T. H., Andriamandimbiarisoa, L., Ganzhorn, J. U., Rakotondranary, S. J., Kaiser, T. M., & Schulz-Kornas, E. (2016). Tooth wear patterns in black rats (Rattus rattus) of Madagascar differ more in relation to human impact than to differences in natural habitats. Ecology and Evolution, 6(7), 2205-2215.
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Ulbricht, A., Maul, L. C., & Schulz, E. (2015). Can mesowear analysis be applied to small mammals? A pilot-study on leporines and murines. Mammalian Biology, 80(1), 14-20.
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Wronski, T., & Schulz-Kornas, E. (2015). The Farasan gazelle - A frugivorous browser in an arid environment? Mammalian Biology, 80(2), 87-95.
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Müller, J., Clauss, M., Codron, D., Schulz-Kornas, E., Hummel, J., Kircher, P., & Hatt, J.-M. (2015). Tooth length and incisal wear and growth in guinea pigs (Cavia porcellus) fed diets of different abrasiveness. Journal of Animal Physiology and Animal Nutrition, 99(3), 591-604.
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Müller, J., Clauss, M., Codron, D., Schulz, E., Hummel, J., Fortelius, M., Kircher, P., Hatt, J. M. (2014) Growth and wear of incisor and cheek teeth in domestic rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus) fed diets of different abrasiveness. Journal of Experimental Zoology A. 327:283-298.
Taylor, L. A., Müller, D. W. H., Schwitzer, C., Kaiser, T. M., Codron, D., Schulz, E., Clauss, M. (2014) Tooth wear in captive rhinoceroses (Diceros, Rhinoceros, Ceratotherium: Perissodactyla) differs from that of free-ranging conspecifics. Contributions to Zoology 83(2):107-117.


Taylor, L. A., Kaiser, T. M., Schwitzer, C., Müller, D. W. H., Codron, D., Clauss, M., Schulz, E. (2013) Detecting inter-cusp and inter-tooth wear patterns in Rhinocerotids. PLoSOne 8(12): e80921.
Rozzi, R., Winkler, D. E., de Vos, J., Schulz, E., Palombo, M. R. (2013) The enigmatic bovid Dubosia santeng (Dubois, 1891) from the Early-Middle Pleistocene of Java: a multiproxy approach to its palaeoecology. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 337:73-85.
Winkler, D. E., van der Hoek Ostende, L. W., Schulz, E., Calandra, I., Gailer, J. P., Landwehr, C., Kaiser, T. M. (2013) Dietary divergence in space and time – Lessons from the dwarf-goat Myotragus balearicus (Plio-Holocene, Mallorca, Spain). Mammalian Biology 78:430-437.
Schulz, E., Calandra, I., Kaiser, T. M. (2013) Feeding ecology and chewing mechanics in hoofed mammals: 3D tribology of enamel wear. Wear 300 (1-2):169-179.
Winkler, D. E., Schulz, E., Calandra, I., Gailer, J. P., Landwehr, C., Kaiser, T. M. (2013) Indications for a dietary change in the extinct Bovid genus Myotragus (Plio-Holocene, Mallorca, Spain). GeoBios 46:143-150.
Schulz, E., Piotrowski V., Clauss M., Merceron, G., Kaiser, T. M. (2013) The effect of abrasive silica particles on tooth wear of Oryctolagus cuniculus (Lagomorpha). PLoS ONE 8(2):e56167.
Schulz, E., Fraas S., Kaiser, T. M., Cunningham P., Wronski T. (2013) Food preferences and tooth wear in the sand gazelle (Gazella marica). Mammalian Biology 78(1):55-62.
Schulz, E., Kaiser, T. M. (2013) Historical distribution, habitat requirements and feeding ecology of the genus Equus (Perissodactyla). Mammal Review 43(2):111-123.
Kaiser, T. M., Müller, D. W. H., Fortelius, M., Schulz, E., Codron, D., Clauss, M. (2013) Hypsodonty and tooth facet development in relation to diet and habitat in herbivorous ungulates: implications for understanding tooth wear. Mammal Review 43(1):34-46.


Calandra, I., Schulz, E., Kaiser, T. M. (2012) Teasing apart the contribution of hard items on 3D dental microtextures in primates. Journal of Human Evolution 63:85-98.


Schulz, E., Calandra, I., Kaiser, T. M. (2010) Applying tribology to teeth of hoofed mammals. Scanning. 31:1-21.
Merceron, G., Kaiser, T. M., Kostopulos, D. S., Schulz, E. (2010) Ruminant diets and the Miocene extinction of European great apes. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B 277: 3105-3112.


Rivals, F., Schulz, E., Kaiser, T. M. (2010) Late and middle Pleistocene ungulates dietary diversity in Western Europe: variations of Neanderthal paleoenvironments through time and space. Quaternary Science Reviews 28: 3388-3400.
Kaiser, T. M., Brasch, J., Castell, J. C., Schulz, E., Clauss, M. (2010) Tooth wear in captive wild ruminant species differs from that of free-ranging conspecific. Mammalian Biology. 74(6): 425-437.
Rivals, F., Schulz, E., Kaiser, T. M. (2010) A new application for dental wear analyses: estimation of duration of hominid occupations in archaeological localities. Journal of Human Evolution 56:329-339.
Schulz, E., Fahlke, J. M. (2010) The diet of Metaschizotherium bavaricum (Chalicotheriidae, Mammalia) from the MN 5 of Sandelzhausen (Germany) implied by the mesowear method. Proceedings of the Sandelzhausen Symposium 2005, (Mainburg, Bavaria, Germany). Paläontologische Zeitschrift 83 (1):175-181.


Rivals, F., Schulz, E., Kaiser, T. M. (2008) Climate related niche segregation and resource partitioning of the ungulate faunas of the Middle Pleistocene succession (OIS 14-12) of the Caune de l’Arago cave (France). Paleobiology 34(1):155-164.


Merceron, G., Schulz, E., Kordos, L., Kaiser, T. M. (2007) Environment of Dryopithecus brancoi at Rudabánya, Hungary: evidence from dental meso- and microwear analyses of large herbivorous mammals. Journal of Human Evolution 53:331-349.
Schulz, E., Kaiser, T. M. (2007) Feeding strategy of the Urus Bos primigenius BOJANUS 1827 from the Holocene of Denmark. Courier Forschungsinstitut Senckenberg 259:155-164.
Schulz, E., Fahlke, J. M., Merceron, G., Kaiser, T. M. (2007) Feeding ecology of the Chalicotheriidae (Mammalia, Perissodactyla, Ancylopoda). Results from dental micro- and mesowear analyses. Verhandlungen des Naturwissenschaftlichen Vereins zu Hamburg 43:5-32.
Schulz, E., Kaiser, T. M., Stubbe, A., Stubbe, M., Samjaa, R., Batsajchan, N., Wussow, J. (2007) Comparative demography and dietary resource partitioning of two wild ranging Asiatic equid populations. Erforschung biologischer Resourcen der Mongolei, Halle/Saale 10:77-90.


Kaiser, T. M., Schulz, E. (2006) Tooth wear gradients in zebra as an environmental proxy – A pilot study. Mitteilungen aus dem Hamburgischen Zoologischen Museum und Institut 103:187-210.
Kaiser, T. M., Ansorge, J., Arratia, G., Bullwinkel, V., Gunnel, G., Herendeen, P. S., Jacobs, B., Mingram, J., Msuya, C., Musolf, A., Naumann, R ., Schulz, E., Wilde, V. (2006) The maar lake of Mahenge (Tanzania) – unique evidence of Eocene terrestrial environments in Sub-Saharan Africa. Zeitschrift der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Geowissenschaften 157(3):99-120.


Kaiser, T. M., Alberti, G., Bullwinkel, V., Michalik, P., Msuya, C., Schulz, E. (2003) Mahenge – Ein Fenster zum Mitteleozän Afrikas. Naturwissenschaftliche Rundschau 56:540-546.

Book Chapters


Bernor, R. B., Armour-Chelu, M. J., Gilbert, H., Kaiser, T. M., Schulz, E. (2010) Equidae, in: Sanders W, Werdelin L (eds.), Cenozoic Mammals of Africa. California University Press, Berkeley, California. 35: 685-721.


Kaiser, T. M., Uerpmann, H. P., Schulz, E. (2008) The Diet of Neolithic Wild Asses (Equus africanus, Equinae, Perissodactyla) from BHS 18 (Sharjah, United Arab Emirates). in: The Natural Environment of Jebel al-Buhais: Past and Present, Series: The Archaeology of Jebel al-Buhais, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, in: Uerpmann HP, Uerpmann M, Abboud Jasim S (eds.), Department of Culture and Information Government of Sharjah United Arab Emirates, Institut für Ur- und Frühgeschichte und Archäologie des Mittelalters Universität Tübingen and Kerns Verlag Tübingen, 2:33-142.

Other Publications


Schulz, E., Kaiser, T. M., Valentin, J., Delto, C. (2013) Optische 3D-Oberflächenanalyse – Das Vermessen von Mikrotexturen auf Säugetierzähnen und Rekonstruieren von Nahrung und Klima. BIOforum 1:20-21.