All publications are also available in pdf on my Research Gate webpage.



  • Hendrickx, C., Araújo, R. & Mateus, O. 2015. The non-avian theropod quadrate I: standardized terminology with an overview of the anatomy and function. PeerJ 3:e1245; DOI 10.7717/peerj.1245.

  • Hendrickx, C. and Mateus, O. 2014. Abelisauridae (Dinosauria: Theropoda) from the Late Jurassic of Portugal and dentition-based phylogeny as a contribution for the identification of isolated theropod teeth. Zootaxa 3759:1–74.

  • Hendrickx, C. & Mateus, O. 2014. Torvosaurus gurneyi n. sp., the largest terrestrial predator from Europe, and a proposed terminology of the maxilla anatomy in nonavian theropods. PLoS ONE 9 (3): e88905.

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  • Hendrickx, C., Araújo, R. & Mateus, O. in review. The nonavian theropod quadrate II: systematic usefulness, major trends and cladistic and phylogenetic morphometrics analyses. PeerJPeerJ Preprints 2:e380v1.

Published Oral Presentations:
  • Hendrickx, C.Abdala, F., Wills, S., Benson, R., and Choiniere, J. N., 2018. Evolution of the dentition in Gomphodontia (Therapsida: Cynodontia): Disparity, rate of evolution and dental complexity. Proceedings of the 20th Biennial Conference of the Palaeontological Society of Southern Africa, Bloemfontein, July 4 - July 6, 2018, p.18-19.
  • Hendrickx, C.Mateus, O. Araújo, R. 2014. The dentition of megalosaurids, with a proposed terminology on theropod teeth. In: Delfino, M., Carnevale, G., and Pavia, M. (Eds.). Abstract Book and Field Trip Guide, XII Annual Meeting of the European Association of Vertebrate Palaeontologists. Museo Regionale di Scienze Naturali, Regione Piemonte, Torino, p. 75.
  • Hendrickx, C. & Mateus, O. 2012. Ontogenetical changes in the quadrate of basal tetanurans. In: Royo-Torres, R., Gascó, F. and Alcalá, L. (editors). 10th Annual Meeting of the European Association of Vertebrate Palaeontologists, Terruel, Spain. ¡Fundamental!, p. 101-104.
  • Hendrickx, C. & Mateus, O. 2012. Deducting behaviour of dinosaurs: spinosaur theropods feeding. 9th National Congress of Ethology. (12th-13th of April 2012, Lisbon, Portugal). p. 26-27.
  • Hendrickx, C. & Buffetaut, E. 2008. Functional interpretation of spinosaurid quadrates (Dinosauria: Theropoda) from the Mid Cretaceous of Morocco. In: 56th Annual Symposium of Vertebrate Palaeontology and Comparative Anatomy, Dublin, Ireland. (September 2nd-6th 2008). p. 25-26.

Published Poster Presentations:
  • Hendrickx, C., Abdala, F. and Choiniere, J. 2016. Postcanine microstructure in Cricodon metabolus, a Middle Triassic gomphodont cynodont from south-eastern Africa. 76th Annual Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. (October 26-29, 2016). p. 152.
  • Hendrickx, C., Mateus, O. and Araújo, R. 2014. The distribution of dental features in non-avian theropods and a proposed terminology of theropod teeth. 74th Annual Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology, Berlin, Germany. (November 5-8, 2014). p. 146.
  • Hendrickx, C., Araújo, R. & Mateus, O., 2012. The nonavian theropod quadrate : systematic usefulness, major trends and phylogenetic morphometrics analysis. 72nd Annual Meeting Society of Vertebrate Paleontology, Raleigh, USA. (October 17-20, 2012). p. 110. 
  • Hendrickx, C. & Mateus, O., 2011. Using dentition-based phylogeny of nonavian theropod teeth for resolving isolated teeth identification to the genus level. 55th Annual Meeting of The Palaeontological Association, Plymouth, U.K. (17th-20th December 2011). [n.b.: The abstract was not included in the abstract program. It was, however, printed in an amendment sheet.].
  • Hendrickx, C., Brusatte, S., Young, M., Rayfield, E., Ruta, M. & Barrett, P., 2009. Diversity and disparity in sauropod dinosaurs. EAVP Extraordinary MeetingBrussels, Belgium. (February 9th-14th, 2009).
  • Hendrickx, C. & Buffetaut, E., 2009. Morphofunctional analysis of spinosaurid quadrates. EAVP Extraordinary Meeting, Brussels, Belgium. (February 9th-14th, 2009).

  • Hendrickx, C., 2015. Evolution of teeth and quadrate in non-avian Theropoda (Dinosauria: Saurischia), with the description of Torvosaurus remains from Portugal. PhD thesis. Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal. 604 pp. Supervisor: Octávio Mateus. Advisers: Stephen Brusatte & Martin Sander.
  • Hendrickx, C., 2008. Diversity and disparity in sauropod dinosaurs. Master thesis. University of Bristol, U.K. 113 pp. Supervisors: Steve Brusatte, Mark Young, Emily Rayfield, Marcello Ruta & Paul Barrett. Adviser: Paul Upchurch.
  • Hendrickx, C., 2006. Analyse morphofonctionnelle des carrés de Spinosauridae. Licence thesis. Université de Liège, Belgium. 194 pp. Supervisor: Eric Buffetaut. Advisers: Edouard Poty & Jean-Marie Cordy.