Fabien Lafuma

Doctoral student, University of Helsinki
  • University of Helsinki
  • Finland

About Fabien Lafuma

I am a PhD candidate at the University of Helsinki (Finland). I study the evolution of teeth in squamates and mammals through the lens of phylogenetics and developmental biology. I am particularly interested in combining extant and fossil data to reveal macroevolutionary patterns of phenotypic evolution.

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Evolutionary developmental biology Speciation Phylogenetics Palaeontology

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On the cusp of success

Complex teeth with multiple cusps are a hallmark of mammals. They were also critical in the evolution of many lizard groups—with a twist!

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