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Leonard Brand, PhD
Chair, Earth and Biological Sciences
School of Medicine
Professor, Earth and Biological Sciences
School of Medicine
Member, Biology, SST, Faculty of Graduate Studies
Publications    Book Review - Scholarly Journals--Published
  • Murphey, P. C., J. E. Haessig, L. Brand, and N. Matthews. 2007. Bedrock geologic map of the Soap Holes Reservoir 7.5'' Quadrangle, Sweetwater County, Wyoming. Wyoming State Geological Survey Open File Map, OFR07-7B, 1 sheet (scale 1:24,000). ( 5/2007 )
  Scholarly Journals--Published
  • Brand, L., M. Urbina, A. Chadwick, R. T DeVries, R. Esperante. 2011. A high resolution stratigraphic framework for the remarkable fossil cetacean assemblage of the Miocene/Pliocene Pisco Formation, Peru. South American Journal of Earth Science, 31:414-425. ( 4/2011 )
  • Raul Esperante, Leonard Brand, Kevin E. Nick, Orlando Poma, and Mario Urbina. "Exceptional occurrence of fossil baleen in shallow marine sediments of the Neogene Pisco Formation, Southern Peru." Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 257. (2008): 344-360. ( 1/2008 )
  • Brand, L., P. C. Murphey, J. E. Haessig, and A. A. Smith.  2007.  Bedrock geologic map of the Linwood Canyon 7.5'' Quadrangle, Sweetwater County, Wyoming.  Wyoming State Geological Survey Open File Map, OFR07-7J,  1 sheet (scale 1:24,000). ( 5/2007 )
  • Brand, L., P. C. Murphey, and J. E. Haessig, A. A. Smith.  2007.  Bedrock geologic map of the Antelope Wash 7.5'' Quadrangle, Sweetwater County, Wyoming.  Wyoming State Geological Survey Open File Map, OFR07-7I, 1 sheet (scale 1:24,000). ( 5/2007 )
  • Murphey, P. C., L. Brand, J. E. Haessig, and A. A. Smith. 2007.  Bedrock geologic map of the Devils Playground 7.5'' Quadrangle, Sweetwater County, Wyoming.  Wyoming State Geological Survey Open File Map, OFR07-7E, 1 sheet (scale 1:24,000). ( 5/2007 )
  • Murphey, P. C., L. Brand, and J. E. Haessig.  2007.  Bedrock geologic map of the Black Spring Reservoir 7.5'' Quadrangle, Sweetwater County, Wyoming.  Wyoming State Geological Survey Open File Map, OFR07-7D, 1 sheet (scale 1:24,000). ( 5/2007 )
  • Murphey, P. C., J. E. Haessig, L. Brand, and N. Matthews. 2007. Bedrock geologic map of the McKinnon 7.5'''' Quadrangle, Sweetwater County, Wyoming. Wyoming State Geological Survey Open File Map, OFR07-7H, 1 sheet (scale 1:24,000). ( 5/2007 )
  • Murphey, P. C., J. E. Haessig, and L. Brand. 2007. Bedrock geologic map of the Horse Ranch 7.5'''' Quadrangle, Sweetwater County, Wyoming. Wyoming State Geological Survey Open File Map, OFR07-C, 1 sheet (scale 1:24,000). ( 5/2007 )
  • Brand, L. R., M. Hussey, and J. Taylor. "Experimental taphonomy of turtles." Journal of Taphonomy 1 (4), 2004: 233-245. ( 9/2004 )
  • Brand, L. R., R. Esperante, A. Chadwick, O. Poma, and M. Alomia. "Fossil whale preservation implies high diatom accumulation rate in the Miocene-Pliocene Pisco Formation of Peru." Geology 32. (2004): 165-168. ( 1/2004 )
  • Brand, L. R., M. Hussey, and J. Taylor. "Decay and disarticulation of small vertebrates in controlled experiments." Journal of Taphonomy 1 (2), 2003: 69-95. ( 1/2003 )
  • Esperante-Caamano, R., L. Brand, A. Chadwick, and O. Poma. "Taphonomy of fossil whales in the diatomaceous sediments of the Miocene/Pliocene Pisco Formation, Peru." De Renzi, M., M. Alonso, M. Belinchon, E. Penalver, P. Montoya, and A. Marquez-Aliaga (eds.). Current Topics on Taphonomy and Fossilization. International Conference Taphos 2002. 3rd Meeting on Taphonomy and Fossilization, Valencia, Spain. . (2002): 337-343. ( 1/2002 )
  • Buchheim, H. P., L. R. Brand, and H. T. Goodwin. "Lacustrine to fluvial flood-plain deposition in the Eocene Bridger Formation." Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 162. (2000): 191-209. ( 1/2000 )
  • Brand, L. R., H. T. Goodwin, P. G. Ambrose, and H. P. Buchheim. "Taphonomy of turtles in the Middle Eocene Bridger Formation, SW Wyoming." Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 162. (2000): 171-189. ( 1/2000 )
  • Brand, L. R.. "Variations in salamander trackways resulting from substrate differences." Journal of Paleontology 70. (1996): 1004-1010. ( 1/1996 )
  • Brand, L.R., and J. Kramer. "Underprints of vertebrate and invertebrate trackways in the Coconino Sandstone (Permian) in northern Arizona." Ichnos 4. (1996): 1-6. ( 1/1996 )
  • Brand, L. R.. "Reply to comments on "fossil vertebrate footprints in the Coconino Sandstone (Permian) of northern Arizona: evidence for underwater origin." Geology 20. (1992): 668-670. ( 1/1992 )
  • Brand, L.R. and T. Tang. "Fossil vertebrate footprints in the Coconino Sandstone [Permian] of northern Arizona: evidence for underwater origin." Geology 19. (1991): 1201-1204. ( 1/1991 )
  • Blankenship, D. J. and L. R. Brand. "Geographic variation in vocalizations of California chipmunks Tamias obscurus and T. merriami." Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences 86. (1987): 126-135. ( 1/1987 )
  • Carter, R. L. and L. R. Brand. "Species recognition in wild caught, laboratory reared, and cross-fostered Peromyscus californicus and P. eremicus [Rodentia, Cricetidae].." Animal Behaviour 34. (1986): 998-1006. ( 1/1986 )
  • Brand, L. R.. "Field and laboratory studies on the Coconino Sandstone (Permian) fossil vertebrate footprints and their paleoecological implications." Reprint in: Terrestrial Trace Fossils. W. A. S. Sarjeant, ed., Benchmark Papers in Geology 76. (1983): 126-139. ( 1/1983 )
  • Brand., L. R. "Field and laboratory studies on the Coconino Sandstone (Permian) fossil vertebrate footprints and their paleoecological implications." Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 28. (1979): 25-38. ( 1/1979 )
  • Brand, L. R.. "The vocal repertoire of chipmunks (genus Eutamias) in California." Animal Behaviour 24. (1976): 319-335. ( 1/1976 )
  • Brand, L. R. & R. E. Ryckman. "Biosystematics of Peromyscus eremicus, P. Guardia, and P. interparietalis." Journal of Mammalogy 50. (1969): 501-513. ( 1/1969 )
  Books and Chapters
  • Brand, L.  2009.  Faith, Reason and Earth History.  2nd ed.  Berrien Springs, MI:  Andrews University Press. ( 8/2009 )
  • Brand, L. R., and D. McMahon. The Prophet and Her Critics. Nampa, Idaho: Pacific Press, 2005. ( 1/2005 )
  • Brand, L.. Faith, Reason, and Earth History. Berrien Springs, MI: Andrews University Press, 1997. ( 1/1997 )