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  • Stanley, S. M. (1975). "A theory of evolution above the species level." Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 72 (Feb 1): 646-650.

  • Stanley, S. M. (1978). "Chronospecies' longevities, the origin of genera, and the punctuational model of evolution." Paleobiology 4 (1): 26-40.

  • Stanley, S. M. (1979). Macroevolution: Pattern and Process. San Francisco: W. H. Freeman.

  • Stanley, S. M. (1981). The New Evolutionary Timetable. New York: Basic Books. ISBN 0-465-05013-1

  • Stanley, S. M. (1985). "Rates of evolution." Paleobiology 11 (1): 13-26.

  • Stanley, S. M. (1987). Extinction. San Francisco: W. H. Freeman.

  • Stanley, S. M. (1987). "The controversy over punctuational evolution." Geol. Soc. Amer. Abstr. with Progr. 19: 854.

  • Stanley, S. M. (1992). "The Empirical Case for the Punctuational Model of Evolution." In A. Somit and S. Peterson. The Dynamics of Evolution. Ithaca: Cornell University Press.

  • Stanley, S. M. (1996). Children of the Ice Age. New York: Harmony Books.

  • Stanley, S. M. (2000). "The past climate change heats up." Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 97 (Feb. 15): 1319.

  • Stanley, S. M. (2008). Earth System History. San Francisco: W. H. Freeman.

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  • Stanley, S. M. and Xiangning Yang (1987) "Approximate evolutionary stasis for bivalve morphology over millions of years." Paleobiology 13: 113-139.


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