Antonio G. Checa
Antonio G. Checa
Full Professor of Paleontology, University of Granada, Spain
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Calcium carbonate polyamorphism and its role in biomineralization: how many amorphous calcium carbonates are there?
JHE Cartwright, AG Checa, JD Gale, D Gebauer, CI Sainz‐Díaz
Angewandte Chemie International Edition 51 (48), 11960-11970, 2012
The dynamics of nacre self-assembly
JHE Cartwright, AG Checa
Journal of the Royal Society Interface 4 (14), 491-504, 2007
A new model for periostracum and shell formation in Unionidae (Bivalvia, Mollusca)
A Checa
Tissue and Cell 32 (5), 405-416, 2000
Self-organisation of nacre in the shells of Pterioida (Bivalvia: Mollusca)
AG Checa, AB Rodrı́guez-Navarro
Biomaterials 26 (9), 1071-1079, 2005
Mineral bridges in nacre
AG Checa, JHE Cartwright, MG Willinger
Journal of structural biology 176 (3), 330-339, 2011
The nature and formation of calcitic columnar prismatic shell layers in pteriomorphian bivalves
AG Checa, AB Rodríguez-Navarro, FJ Esteban-Delgado
Biomaterials 26 (32), 6404-6414, 2005
The key role of the surface membrane in why gastropod nacre grows in towers
AG Checa, JHE Cartwright, MG Willinger
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 106 (1), 38-43, 2009
Organization pattern of nacre in Pteriidae (Bivalvia: Mollusca) explained by crystal competition
AG Checa, T Okamoto, J Ramírez
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 273 (1592), 1329-1337, 2006
Crystallographic structure of the foliated calcite of bivalves
AG Checa, FJ Esteban-Delgado, AB Rodríguez-Navarro
Journal of structural biology 157 (2), 393-402, 2007
Shell microstructure of the early bivalve Pojetaia and the independent origin of nacre within the mollusca
MJ Vendrasco, AG Checa, AV Kouchinsky
Palaeontology 54 (4), 825-850, 2011
The cuttlefish Sepia officinalis (Sepiidae, Cephalopoda) constructs cuttlebone from a liquid-crystal precursor
AG Checa, JHE Cartwright, I Sánchez-Almazo, JP Andrade, F Ruiz-Raya
Scientific Reports 5 (1), 1-13, 2015
Spiral and target patterns in bivalve nacre manifest a natural excitable medium from layer growth of a biological liquid crystal
JHE Cartwright, AG Checa, B Escribano, CI Sainz-Díaz
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 106 (26), 10499-10504, 2009
Geometrical and crystallographic constraints determine the self-organization of shell microstructures in Unionidae (Bivalvia: Mollusca)
AG Checa, A Rodriguez-Navarro
Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B: Biological Sciences …, 2001
Constructional morphology, origin, and evolution of the gastropod operculum
AG Checa, AP Jimenez-Jimenez
Paleobiology 24 (1), 109-132, 1998
Precipitation of aragonite by calcitic bivalves in Mg-enriched marine waters
AG Checa, C Jiménez-López, A Rodríguez-Navarro, JP Machado
Marine Biology 150 (5), 819-827, 2007
On the origin of ammonite sutures
JM Garcia-Ruiz, A Checa, P Rivas
Paleobiology 16 (3), 349-354, 1990
Nacre and false nacre (foliated aragonite) in extant monoplacophorans (= Tryblidiida: Mollusca)
AG Checa, J Ramírez-Rico, A González-Segura, A Sánchez-Navas
Naturwissenschaften 96 (1), 111-122, 2009
Origin and expansion of foliated microstructure in pteriomorph bivalves
FJ Esteban-Delgado, EM Harper, AG Checa, AB Rodriguez-Navarro
The Biological Bulletin 214 (2), 153-165, 2008
Non-predatory shell damage in Recent deep-endobenthic bivalves from Spain
A Checa
Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 100 (3), 309-331, 1993
A model for the morphogenesis of ribs in ammonites inferred from associated microsculptures
A Checa
Palaeontology 37, 863-888, 1994
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