UPPSALA UNIVERSITET: Department of Earth Sciences: Palaeobiology: Personal

John S. Peel

Professor of Historical Geology and Palaeontology
Department of Earth Sciences
Uppsala University
Villavägen 16
SE-752 36 Uppsala

Phone: +46 18 471 2747
Mobile: +46 70 425 0634

e-mail: John.Peel@pal.uu.se

1974       --        North Greenland        --       2006

Research interests
  • Sirius Passet Lagerstätte (Lower Cambrian) of Greenland
  • Cambrian molluscs (especially helcionelloids) and Small Shelly Fossils
  • Lower Palaeozoic gastropods and monoplacophoran molluscs
  • Lower Palaeozoic (especially Cambrian) palaeontology and stratigraphy of Greenland
Eotebenna arctica, Henson Gletscher Fm. Photo: Eotebenna arctica, Henson Gletscher Fm. (Lower Cambrian), North Greenland

Recent publications

Conway Morris, S. & Peel, J.S. 2010. New palaeoscolecidan worms from the Lower Cambrian: Sirius Passet, Latham Shale and Kinzers Shale. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica. 55(1), 141-156.

Daley, A. & Peel, J.S. 2010. A possible anomalocaridid from the Cambrian Sirius Passet Lagerstätte, North Greenland.  Journal of Paleontology 84, 352-355.

Kouchinsky, A., Bengtson, S., Clausen, S., Gubanov, A., Malinky, J.M. & Peel, J.S.   2011. A Middle Cambrian fauna of skeletal fossils from the Kuonamka Formation, northern Siberia. Alcheringa 35, 123-189.

Lindström, A. & Peel, J.S.  2010. Shell repair and shell form in Jurassic pleurotomarioid gastropods from England. Bulletin of Geosciences 85, 541-550.

Peel, J.S. 2010. A corset-like fossil from the Cambrian Sirius Passet lagerstätte of North Greenland and its implications for cycloneuralian evolution. Journal of Paleontology 84, 332-340.

Peel, J.S.  2010. Articulated hyoliths and other fossils from the Sirius Passet Lagerstätte (early Cambrian), North Greenland. Bulletion of Geosciences 85, 385-394.

Peel, J.S.  The coral Cothonion from the lower Cambrian of North Greenland. Alcheringa (published on line 2010).

Skovsted, C.B. &  Peel, J.S. 2010. Small shelly fossils from the basal Kinzers Formation (Cambrian series 2, stage 4) of Pennsylvania. Journal of Paleontology 84, 754-762.

Skovsted, C.B. &  Peel, J.S. 2011.  Hyolithellus in life position from the lower Cambrian of North Greenland. Journal of Paleontology 85, 37-47.

Stein, M., Peel, J.S., Siveter, D.J. & Williams, M. 2010. Isoxys (Arthropoda) with preserved soft anatomy from the Sirius Passet Lagerstätte, lower Cambrian of North Greenland. Lethaia 43, 258-265.

Complete list of publications

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