David Bruton

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Background

B.Sc., PhD. D.Sc., Professor emeritus.

Teaching and tutoring

Teaching invertebrate palaeontology for geology and biology students.

Special fields

Professor in palaeontology. Research interests: Taxonomy and functional morphology of arthropods, mainly trilobites from the Cambrian and Ordovician of the Oslo Regian, Caledonian fold belt and Svalbard.

Publications

  • Schovsbo, Niels Hemmingsen; Nielsen, Arne Thorshøj; Harstad, Andreas Olaus & Bruton, David Lawrence (2018). Stratigraphy and geochemical composition of the Cambrian Alum Shale Formation in the Porsgrunn core, Skien–Langesund district, southern Norway. Bulletin of the Geological Society of Denmark.  ISSN 0011-6297.  66, s 1- 20 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Bergström, Stig M.; Bruton, David Lawrence; Schmitz, Birger & Terfelt, Fredrik (2017). Local and trans-Atlantic chemostratigraphic significance of new δ13Ccarb data from the Sandbian and Katian Stages (Middle–Upper Ordovician) of the Oslo region, Norway. GFF.  ISSN 1103-5897.  139(4), s 289- 300 . doi: 10.1080/11035897.2017.1389983
  • Owen, Alan W. & Bruton, David Lawrence (2012). The only known cyclopygid-'atheloptic' trilobite fauna from North America: the upper Ordovician fauna of the Pyle Mountain Argillite and its palaeoenvironmental significance. Geological Magazine.  ISSN 0016-7568.  149(6), s 964- 988 . doi: 10.1017/S0016756812000015
  • Bergstrøm, Stig M.; Birger, Schmitz; Young, Seth A. & Bruton, David Lawrence (2011). Lower Katian (Upper Ordovician)δ13C chemostratigraphy, global correlation and sea-level changes in Baltoscandia. GFF.  ISSN 1103-5897.  133(1-2), s 31- 47 . doi: 10.1080/11035897.2011.557162
  • Hansen, Thomas; Nielsen, Arne T. & Bruton, David Lawrence (2011). Palaeoecology in a mud-dominated epicontinental sea: A case study of the Ordovician Elnes Formation, southern Norway. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology.  ISSN 0031-0182.  299(1-2), s 348- 362 . doi: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2010.11.014
  • Bergström, Stig M.; Schmitz, Birger; Young, Seth A. & Bruton, David Lawrence (2010). The delta C-13 chemostratigraphy of the Upper Ordovician Mjosa Formation at Furuberget near Hamar, southeastern Norway: Baltic, Trans-Atlantic, and Chinese relations. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift.  ISSN 0029-196X.  90(1-2), s 65- 78
  • Bergstrøm, S.M.; Schmitz, Birger; Young, Seth A. & Bruton, David Lawrence (2010). The δ13C chemostratigraphy of the Upper Ordovician Mjøsa Formation at Furuberget near Hamar, southeastern Norway: Baltic, Trans-Atlantic, and Chinese relations. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift.  ISSN 0029-196X.  90, s 93- 121 . doi: http://www.geologi.no/data/f/0/20/23/4_2401_0/NJG_1_2010_Bergstrom_sc.pdf
  • Bruton, David Lawrence; Gabrielsen, Roy H. & Larsen, Bjørn T. (2010). The Caledonides of the Oslo Region, Norway - stratigraphy and structural elements. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift.  ISSN 0029-196X.  90(3), s 93- 121
  • Bruton, David Lawrence (2009). Early evolution of multi-cellular life, In Hans Arne Nakrem (ed.),  Vinterkonferansen 2009 : Radisson SAS hotel Norge, Bergen 13-15 January 2009.  Norsk Geologisk Forening.  ISBN 978-82-92394-48-9.  Artikkel.
  • Bruton, David Lawrence (2009). One hundred years with The Burgess Shale, In Hans Arne Nakrem (ed.),  Vinterkonferansen 2009 : Radisson SAS hotel Norge, Bergen 13-15 January 2009.  Norsk Geologisk Forening.  ISBN 978-82-92394-48-9.  Artikkel.
  • Bruton, David Lawrence (2009). Ordovician life around the Celtic fringes: diversifications, extinctions and migrations of brachiopod and trilobite faunas at middle latitudes. Geological Society Special Publication.  ISSN 0305-8719.  325, s 157- 170
  • Bruton, David Lawrence (2009). The Cambridge-Geological Survey of Canada excavation of the Walcott Quarry in 1967, In Martin Smith; Lorna O'Brien & Jean-Bernard Caron (ed.),  International Conference on the Cambrian Explosion. Walcott 2009. Abstract Volume.  International Conference on the Cambrian Explosion..  Kapitel.  s 22 - 22
  • Bruton, David Lawrence (2008). A systematic revision of Selenopeltis (Trilobita : Odontopleuridae) with description of new material from the Ordovician Anti Atlas region, Morocco. Palaeontologische Zeitschrift.  ISSN 0031-0220.  82
  • Harper, D.A.T.; Bruton, David Lawrence & Rasmussen, MaCørum (2008). The Otta brachiopod and trilobite fuana: palaeogeography of Early Palaeozoic terranes and biotas across Baltoscandia. Fossils and Strata.  ISSN 0300-9491.  54, s 31- 40
  • Høyberget, Magne & Bruton, David Lawrence (2008). Middle Cambrian trilobites of the suborders Agnostina and Eodiscina from the Oslo Region, Norway. Palaeontographica. Abteilung A, Palaozoologie, Stratigraphie.  ISSN 0375-0442.  286, s 1- 87
  • Maletz, J & Bruton, David Lawrence (2008). The Middle Ordovician Proventocitum procerulum radiolarian assemblage of Spitsbergen and its biostratigraphic correlation. Palaeontology.  ISSN 0031-0239.  51, s 1181- 1200 . doi: 10.1111/j.1475-4983.2008.00803.x
  • Owen, Alan W. & Bruton, David Lawrence (2008). The environmental significance and fate of the trilobite fauna of the Pyle Mountain argillite (Upper Ordovican), Maine, In I Rabano; R Gozalo & D Garcia-Bellido (ed.),  Advances in trilobite research. Cuadernos del Museo Geominero , no 9.  Instituto Geologico y Minero de Espana.  ISBN 978-84-7840-759-0.  Kapittel.  s 283 - 287
  • Maletz, J & Bruton, David Lawrence (2007). Lower Ordovician (Chewtonian to Castlemainian) radiolarians of Spitsbergen. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology.  ISSN 1477-2019.  5
  • Hurum, Jørn Harald & Bruton, David Lawrence (2006). Livet i Prekambrium, I: Ivar Ramberg; Inge Bryhni & Arvid Nøttvedt (red.),  Landet blir til. Norges geologi.  Norsk Geologisk Forening.  ISBN 82-92394-31-1.  faktaboks.  s 69 - 69
  • Bruton, David L & Nakrem, Hans Arne (2005). Enrolment in a Middle Ordovician agnostoid trilobite. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica.  ISSN 0567-7920.  50, s 441- 448 Show summary
  • Maletz, Jörg & Bruton, David L (2005). The Beothuka terranova (Radiolaria) assemblage and its importance for the understanding of early Ordovician radiolarian evolution. Geological Magazine.  ISSN 0016-7568.  142(6), s 1- 11
  • Gabrielsen, RH; Bruton, David Lawrence; Bryhni, Inge & Ramberg, IB (2005). On the shoulders of giants - Musings on the history of geoscience in Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift.  ISSN 0029-196X.  85
  • Hansen, Thomas; Bruton, David L & Jacobsen, Sten L. (2005). Starfish from the Ordovician of the Oslo Region, Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift.  ISSN 0029-196X.  85(3), s 209- 216
  • Bruton, David L (2004). Blekkspruter, I: Jørn Hurum & Merethe Frøyland (red.),  Nedre Eikers underjordiske skatter.  Nedre Eiker kommune.  ISBN 82-994647-1-4.  3.  s 62-63
  • Bruton, David L (2004). Brachiopoder, I: Jørn Hurum & Merethe Frøyland (red.),  Nedre Eikers underjordiske skatter.  Nedre Eiker kommune.  ISBN 82-994647-1-4.  3.  s 64 - 65
  • Bruton, David L (2004). Koraller, I: Jørn Hurum & Merethe Frøyland (red.),  Nedre Eikers underjordiske skatter.  Nedre Eiker kommune.  ISBN 82-994647-1-4.  3.  s 66 - 67
  • Bruton, David L (2004). Trilobitter, I: Jørn Hurum & Merethe Frøyland (red.),  Nedre Eikers underjordiske skatter.  Nedre Eiker kommune.  ISBN 82-994647-1-4.  3.  s 68 - 69
  • Bruton, David L; Wright, A. J. & Hamedi, M. A. (2004). Ordovician trilobites from Iran. Palaeontographica. Abteilung A, Palaozoologie, Stratigraphie.  ISSN 0375-0442.  271, s 111- 149
  • Bruton, David L & Haas, Winfried (2003). Making Phacops come alive. Special Papers in Palaeontology.  ISSN 0038-6804.  70, s 331- 347
  • Bruton, David L & Haas, Winfried (2003). The puzzling eye of Phacops. Special Papers in Palaeontology.  ISSN 0038-6804.  70, s 349- 361
  • Tongiorgi, M.; Bruton, David L & Di Milia, A (2003). Taxonomic composition and palaeobiogeographic significance of the acritarch assemblages from the Tremadoc-Arenig (Hunneberg,Billingen and lower Volkhov Stages) of the Oslo Region. Collana di Studi Paleontologici.  42(3), s 205- 235
  • Bruton, David L (2001). A death assemblage of priapulid worms from the Middle Cambrian Burgess Shale. Lethaia: an international journal of palaeontology and stratigraphy.  ISSN 0024-1164.
  • Bruton, David L (2001). A death assemblage of priapulid worms from the Middle Cambrian Burgess Shale. Lethaia: an international journal of palaeontology and stratigraphy.  ISSN 0024-1164.  34, s 163- 167
  • Bruton, David L (2001). Waldemar Christopher Brøgger (1851-1940). Trilobite Papers Thirteen.  s 7- 9
  • Bruton, David L (2000). Valdar Jaanusson 1923-1999, In R. Ludvigsen (ed.),  The Trilobite Papers Twelve.  Denman Institute of Research on Trilobites.  s 10 - 12
  • Bruton, David L & Harper, David A.T. (2000). A mid-Cambrian shelly fauna from Ritland, western Norway and its palaeogeographical implications. Bulletin of the Geological Society of Denmark.  ISSN 0011-6297.  47, s 29- 51-
  • Bruton, David L & Harper, David A.T. (2000). A mid-Cambrian shelly fauna from Ritland, western Norway and its palaeontological implications. Bulletin of the Geological Society of Denmark.  ISSN 0011-6297.  47, s 29- 51
  • Ribecai, C.; Bruton, David L & Tongiorgi, M. (2000). Acritarchs from the Ordovician of the Oslo Region, Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift.  ISSN 0029-196X.  80
  • Bruton, David L (1999). Notes on Brøgger's type species of agnostid trilobite genera. GFF.  ISSN 1103-5897.  121, s 337- 341
  • Bruton, David L (1999). Permian trilobites from Akseløya, Svalbard. Geologica et palaeontologica.  ISSN 0072-1018.  33, s 191- 201 Show summary
  • Bruton, David L & Haas, Winfried (1999). The anatomy and functional morphology of Phacops (Trilobita) from the Hunsrück Slate (Devonian). Palaeontographica. Abteilung A, Palaozoologie, Stratigraphie.  ISSN 0375-0442.  253, s 29- 75
  • Bruton, David L (1998). 25 years ago: The first international trilobite conference, In R. Ludvigsen (ed.),  The Trilobite Papers 10.  Denman Institute for research on trilobites.  s 11 - 14
  • Bruton, David L (1998). Gunnar Henningsmoen (1919-1996), In R. Ludvigsen (ed.),  The Trilobite Papers 10.  Denman Institute for resaerch on trilobites.  s 36 - 37
  • Lane, H.R. & Bruton, David L (1998). Catalogue of endangered fossil sites 1. Lethaia: an international journal of palaeontology and stratigraphy.  ISSN 0024-1164.  31, s 220- 220
  • Lane, H.R. & Bruton, David L (1998). Catalogue of endangered fossil sites 2. Lethaia: an international journal of palaeontology and stratigraphy.  ISSN 0024-1164.  31, s 240- 240
  • Lane, H.R. & Bruton, David L (1998). Catalogue of endangered fossil sites 2. Lethaia: an international journal of palaeontology and stratigraphy.  ISSN 0024-1164.  31, s 240- 240
  • Lane, H.R. & Bruton, David L (1998). Endangered fossil sites: Report No. 1. Lethaia Forum: International Palaeontological Association. Lethaia: an international journal of palaeontology and stratigraphy.  ISSN 0024-1164.  31, s 196- 196
  • Bruton, David L (1997). In Memoriam. Gunnar Henningsmoen, I:  Ordovician News, No. 14.  Subcommission on Ordovician Stratigraphy.  s 15 - 15
  • Bruton, David L & Haas, Winfried (1997). Functional morphology of Phacopinae (Trilobita) and the mechanics of enrolment. Palaeontographica. Abteilung A, Palaozoologie, Stratigraphie.  ISSN 0375-0442.  245, s 1- 43

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  • Bruton, David Lawrence & Nikolaisen, Frank (2017). The homonyms Brachypleura Angelin, 1854 (Trilobita) and Brachypleura Günther, 1862 (Actinopterygii) with discussion of N. P. Angelin's published work. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature.  ISSN 0007-5167.  74, s 138- 141 Show summary
  • Bruton, David Lawrence (2011). A summary of the Ordovician of the Oslo Region, Norway- future challenges, In J.C Gutiérrez-Marco; I Rabano & D Garcia-Bellido (ed.),  Ordovician of the world.  Instituto Geológico y Minero de Espana.  ISBN 978-84-7840-857-3.  Kapittel.  s 61 - 63
  • Bruton, David Lawrence (2011). Harry Blackmore Whittington, 1916-2010 Obituary. Proceedings Geological Association.  ISSN 0016-7878.  122(3), s 533- 535 . doi: 10.1016/j.pgeola.2010.12.006
  • Bruton, David Lawrence (2011). Paleontologiens utvikling i Norge.
  • Bruton, David Lawrence (2011). The Cambridge University-Geological Survey of Canada excavation of the Burgess Shale in 1967, In PA Johnston & KJ Johnston (ed.),  International Conference on the Cambrian Explosion, Proceedings.  Palaeontographica Canadiana.  kapittel.  s 9 - 18
  • Bruton, David Lawrence; Finney, SC & Percival, IG (2011). Ordovician of Iberia- Report on the 11th International Symposium on the Ordovician System. Episodes.  ISSN 0705-3797.  4, s 270- 273
  • Bruton, David Lawrence (2009). Burgess Shale: Verdens viktigste fossillokalitet. Geo.  ISSN 1500-8371.  (5), s 10- 17
  • Bruton, David Lawrence (2009). Trilobttene: Et ikon fra jordens oldtid. Geo.  ISSN 1500-8371.  (2), s 26- 31
  • Bruton, David Lawrence; Bockelie, J. F. & Nakrem, Hans Arne (2008). Classical fossil localities in the Oslo area.
  • Bruton, David Lawrence (2007). Livets opprinnelse og utvikling.
  • Bruton, David Lawrence (2007). Living in the world of trilobites.
  • Bruton, David Lawrence (2006). Fossilbestemmelse på Tøyen og Univertsitetsplassen.
  • Bruton, David Lawrence (2006). Tidlig utvikling av livet.
  • Bruton, David Lawrence (2006). Vakre fossiler.
  • Hurum, Jørn Harald & Bruton, David Lawrence (2006, 14. januar). For noen fossiler!.  Aftenposten.
  • Bruton, David L (2005). Tok synstesten på trilobitt. Apollon : Forskningsmagasin for Universitetet i Oslo.  ISSN 0803-6926.  (2), s 16- 17
  • Bruton, David L (2005). Tok synstesten på trilobitt. Forskning.no : nettavis med nyheter fra norsk og internasjonal forskning.
  • Bruton, David L; Høyberget, Magne & Nakrem, Hans Arne (2005). Agnostids who, what?.
  • Maletz, Jörg & Bruton, David L (2005). The age of the Beothuka terranova Radiolarian assembalge in Spitsbergen.
  • Bruton, David L & Harper, David A.T. (2004). Early Palaeozoic terranes and biotas across Baltoscandia.
  • Maletz, Jörg & Bruton, David L (2004). Evolution of Middle Ordoviciian radiolarians. Bulletin of the Geological Society of America.  ISSN 1050-9747.  36(5), s 524
  • Bruton, David L (2002). Burgess Shale.
  • Bruton, David L (2002). Da livet tok av for 530 millioner år siden.
  • Bruton, David L (2002). Himmelfjellets hemligheter.
  • Bruton, David L (2002). Langesundskalken.
  • Bruton, David L (2002). Livets oppståen og utvikling.
  • Bruton, David L (2002). Palaeozoic history of the Oslo Region.
  • Bruton, David L (2002). Palaeozoic history of the Oslo Region.
  • Bruton, David L (2002). Palaeozoic history of the Oslo Region.
  • Bruton, David L (2002). Siste nytt fra trilobitter.
  • Bruton, David L (2002, 07. juli). Sjøskorpioner. [Radio].  NRK, Verd å Vite.
  • Bruton, David L (2002). Trilobite Systematics.
  • Bruton, David L (2002). Trilobitter.
  • Bruton, David L (2001). Det bilogiske mangfold frem til 500 millioner år siden.
  • Bruton, David L (2001). Fossiler fra Otta Konglomerat.
  • Bruton, David L (2001). Paleontologisk forskning ved Paleontologisk museum-invertebrater.
  • Bruton, David L (2001). Små krypp.
  • Bruton, David L (2001). Stripping a trilobite.
  • Bruton, David L (2001). The functional morphology of a Phacops trilobite.
  • Bruton, David L (2001). W.C. Brøgger som paleontolog.
  • Bruton, David L (2001). W.C.Brøgger og fossiler.
  • Bruton, David L (2001). WOGOGOB-2001. Palaeontological Association Newsletter. 48.
  • Bruton, David L & Haas, Winfried (2001). Making Phacops come alive.
  • Bruton, David L & Haas, Winfried (2001). The puzling eyes of Phacops.
  • Bruton, David L & Harper, David A.T. (2001). The Cambrian in Rogaland.
  • Ribecai, C.; Bruton, David L & Tongiorgi, M. (2001). Acritarchs from the Bjørkåsholmen Quarry Section (Oslo-Asker District, Norway).
  • Bruton, David L (2000). The atlas of the Prehistoric World. Geological Magazine.  ISSN 0016-7568.  137, s 705- 705
  • Bruton, David L (2000). Trilobite! Eyewitness to Evolution. Geological Magazine.  ISSN 0016-7568.  137, s 705- 706
  • Bruton, David L; Nakrem, Hans Arne & Hoel, Ole A. (2000). Catalogue of the trilobites figured in Friedrich Schmidt¿s "Revision der ostbaltischen silurischen Trilobiten" (1881-1907). Show summary
  • Bruton, David L (1997). Gunnar Henningsmoen (1919-1996). A recollection and his bibliography.
  • Bruton, David L; Hoel, Ole A.; Beyene, L. T. & Ivantsov, A.Yu. (1997). Catalogue of the trilobites figured in Friedrich Schmidt's "Revision der ostbaltischen silurischen Trilobiten" (1881-1907).

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