Sedimentology & Marine Paleoenvironmental Dynamics


Dr. Dominik Hennhöfer






Institute of Earth Sciences

Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg

Im Neuenheimer Feld 234

D-69120 Heidelberg















Research Profile:

  • Palaeoecology of Cretaceous carbonate platforms
  • Rudist palaeobiology
  • 3D reconstructions (Grinding Tomography)



(as of 05/2014)


  • Hennhöfer, D., Korbar, T., Pascual Cebrian, E., Stinnesbeck, W., Götz, S. (2014). Radiolitid rudist colonisation strategies and biostrome development in moderate-energy inner-platform environments (Campanian, Brac Island, Croatia). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 403, 80-87.

  • Tajika, A., Naglik, C., Morimoto, N., Pascual Cebrian, E., Hennhöfer, D., Klug, C. (2014). Empirical 3D-model of the conch of the Middle Jurassic ammonite microconch Normannites: its buoyancy, the physical effects of its mature modifications and speculations on their function. Historical Biology (ahead-of-print), 1-11.


  • Pascual Cebrian, E., Hennhöfer, D., & Götz, S. (2013). 3D morphometry of polyconitid rudist bivalves based on grinding tomography. Facies, 59(2), 1-12.

  • Pascual Cebrian, E., Hennhöfer, D., & Götz, S. (2013). High resolution and true colour grinding tomography of rudist bivalves, exemplified with the taxonomic revision of Mathesia darderi (Astre). Caribbean Journal of Earth Science, 45, 35-46.


  • Hennhöfer, D., Götz, S., & Mitchell, S. F. (2012). Palaeobiology of a Biradiolites mooretownensis rudist lithosome: seasonality, reproductive cyclicity and population dynamics. Lethaia, 45(3), 450-461.

  • Kiel, S., Götz, S., Pascual Cebrian, E., & Hennhöfer, D. (2012). Fossilized digestive systems in 23 million-year-old wood-boring bivalves. Journal of Molluscan Studies, 78(4), 349-356.


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