Ervīns Lukševičs

Professor, Chairman of Bedrock Geology
Geology, Faculty of Geography and Earth Sciences
University of Latvia

Fields of interest:

  • Palaeontology
  • Stratigraphy
  • Regional geology

Recent publications:

P.E. Ahlberg, J.A. Clack, E. Luksevics, H. Blom, I. Zupins:

Ventastega curonica and the origin of tetrapod morphology,
Nature, Vol. 453, (2008), pp. 1199-1204

A. Blieck, G. Clément, H. Blom, H. Leličvre, E. Luksevics, M. Streel, J.
Thorez, G.C. Young:

The biostratigraphical and palaeogeographical framework of the earliest
diversification of tetrapods (Late Devonian).
In: R.T. Becker, W.T. Kirchgasser (eds.): Devonian Events and Correlations.
Geol. Soc., London, Spec. Publ.
, 278, (2007), pp. 219-235

A.O. Ivanov, E. Lukševičs, G. Stinkulis, K. Tovmasyan, I. Zupins, P.
Stratigraphy of the Devonian deposits at Andoma Hill.
In: Problemy geologii i mineralogii, Komi Scientific Center of RAS, Syktyvkar,
(2006), (in Russian)

H. Jungner, L. Lukševica, E. Lukševics, I. Zagorska:
Ancient reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) in Latvia.
In: Kobusiewicz M., Kabaciński J.
Eds. Studies in the Final Palaeolithic Settlement of the Great European Plain.
Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology
, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznań,

O.A. Lebedev, E. Mark-Kurik, V.N. Karatajūtė-Talimaa, E. Lukševičs,
A. Ivanov:
Bite marks as evidence of predation in early vertebrates,
Acta Zoologica, Vol. 90, (2009), (Supplement 1), pp. 344-356

E. Lukševičs:
Bothriolepid antiarchs (Vertebrata, Placodermi) from the Devonian of the
north-western part of the East European Platform,
Geodiversitas, Vol. 23, (2001), pp. 489-609

E. Lukševičs:
The orbito-nasal area of Asterolepis ornata, a Middle Devonian placoderm fish.,
Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, Vol. 21, (2001), pp. 687-692

E. Lukševics, O. Lebedev, E. Mark-Kurik, V. Karatajūtė-Talimaa:
The earliest evidence of host-parasite interactions in vertebrates,
Acta Zoologica, Vol. 90, (2009), (Supplement 1), pp. 335-343

E. Lukševičs, I. Zupiņš:
Sedimentology, fauna, and taphonomy of the Pavāri site, Late Devonian of
Latvia, Acta Universitatis Latviensis,
Earth and Environmental Science Ser., Vol. 679, (2004), pp. 99-119

P. Ukkonen, L. Lőugas, I. Zagorska, L. Lukševica, E. Lukševics, L. Daugnora,
H. Jungner:

History of the reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) in eastern Baltic region and its
implications for the origin and immigration routes of the recent northern
European wild reindeer populations,
Boreas, Vol. 35, (2006), pp. 222-230