Popular articles and commentaries

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1987. A fish eating crocodile from the South Pacific. In The Antipodean Ark (ed. S. Hand and M. Archer). Angus and Robertson, Sydney. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1987. How to entertain thirty volunteers using sledge hammers. Riversleigh Notes, 2: 5. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1987. There's a crocodile in my vat!!. Riversleigh Notes, 2: 7. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1988. Alcoota: Treasures in the Dust. Riversleigh Notes, 4: 2-3. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1989. The Last Supper. Riversleigh Notes, 5: 7. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1989. C.A.V.E.P.S. Conference on Australian Vertebrate Evolution, Paleontology and Systematics. Riversleigh Notes, 6: 8. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1990. Riversleigh 1990: something old, something new, or you never know what or when you will find something. Riversleigh Notes, 11: 2-3. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1990. I'm huntin' me a dinosaur. Riversleigh Notes, 12: 8. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1991. Putting the President to work (or - it's time you knew something about the Macleay Museum). Riversleigh Notes, 14: 8. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1993. Chasing German crocodiles: an encounter with the language, humour, beer halls, and fossils in Germany. Riversleigh Notes, 21: 4-5. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1994. Adaptive evolution of kangaroos. In Biology. (ed by B. Knox, P. Ladiges and B. Evans). McGraw-Hill, Sydney. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1995. Crocodiles? Where? Look! - Up in the trees! Riversleigh Notes; 26: 8-9. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1996. Viva Palaeontology. Nature Australia, 25(5): 80. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1996. Odontology 10: secrets of the crocodile's smile. Riversleigh Notes 30: 2-4. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1996. Odontology 11: Dinodontology; a review of dinosaur food processors. Riversleigh Notes 31: 6-7. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1996. Brontosaurus: Doubly Dead. Nature Australia, 25(6): 21. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1996. Touring North American Palaeontology and Geology: how to interpret the past. Riversleigh Notes 32: 2-3. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1996 Finding a fund to fend for fossils. The Canberra Times. Tuesday 3rd December, 1996: 7. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1996. Viva Palaeontology. Nature Australia. Winter 1996: 80. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1997. Sydney's fossil treasures. Nature Australia. Summer 1997-8: 24-29. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 2005. Travelogue: A journey to the cold depths of Antarctica. Cosmos Issue 1.


WILLIS, P.M.A., 1996. Dinosaurs; my first pocket guide. National Geographic Society, Washington. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1997. Rocks and Minerals; my first pocket guide. National Geographic Society, Washington.


WILLIS, P.M.A., 1999. Reader's Digest Pathfinders: Dinosaurs. Reader's Digest Children's Publishing, New York. 

ANDERSON, B., BATTERSBY, S., BECKLMAN, L., BILEK, M., BROOKS, M., BROWN, J., BUCKLEY, B., BURNHAM, R., CONLAN, A., CRYSTALL, B., DAYTON, L., De STERKE, M., McGHEE, K., McKENZIE, D., MALNIC, J., MITCHELL, N., PHILLIPS, G., THOMAS, A., THWAITES, T. & WILLIS, P., 2002. Modern Science. (ed Wilson Da Silva ). The Nature Company, Berkley, California.

BROCHU, C.A., LONG, J., McHENRY, C., SCANLON, J.D. & WILLIS, P., 2000. Dinosaurs (ed Michael K. Brett-Surman). The Nature Company, Berkley, California.

BUSBEY, A. B., CONRAADS, R., WILLIS , P.M.A., and ROOTS, D., 1996. Rocks and Fossils. The Nature Company, Berkley, California.

WILLIS, P.M.A. & THOMAS, A., 2005. Digging Up Deep Time. ABC Books, Sydney


Book Consultancies

CRAIG, C., 1996. Incredible Creatures. The Nature Company, Berkley, California.


CREAGH, C., 1996. Things With Wings. The Nature Company, Berkley, California. 

SIMPSON, J., 1996. Mighty Dinosaurs. The Nature Company, Berkley, California.     


Book reviews

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1991. Bite Sized Science (reviews "Bully for Brontosaurus" by S.J. Gould). Sydney Morning Herald. 1st June. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1991. Review of "Crocodiles of Australia" by G. Webb and C. Manolis. Australian Natural History. Winter 1991. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1992. Review of "Riversleigh: the story of animals in ancient rainforests of inland Australia" by M. Archer, S.J. Hand and H. Godthelp. Australian Natural History. Spring 1992. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1993. Review of "Messel: An insight into the history of life and of the Earth" by S. Schaal and W. Ziegler. Nomen Nudum (Newsletter of the Association of Australian Palaeontologists) 22. September 1993. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1995. Review of "Hunting Dinosaurs: on the trail of prehistoric monsters" by J. Psihoyos. Nature Australia. Summer 1995. 

WILLIS, P.M.A., 1997. Review of "Australia's Lost World." by P. Vickers-Rich, L.S. Rich and T. Hewitt Rich. Nature Australia. Winter 1997: 73.