Submitted or in review/revision


Blumenthal SA, Cerling TE, Smiley TM, Badgley CE, Plummer TW (in revision). Isotopic records of climate seasonality in equid teeth. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 


Manthi FK, Cerling TE, Chritz KL, Blumenthal SA (in press). Diet of mammalian fossil fauna from Kanapoi, northwestern Kenya. Journal of Human Evolution. 


Blumenthal SA, Levin NE, Brown FH, Brugal J-P, Chritz KL, Harris JM, Jehle GE, Cerling TE (2017). Aridity and hominin environments. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 114:7331-7336.

Roberts P, Blumenthal SADittus W, Wedage O, Lee-Thorp JA (2017). Stable carbon, oxygen, and nitrogen isotope analysis of plants from a South Asian tropical forest: implications for primatology. American Journal of Primatology 79:e22656.


Blumenthal SA, Rothman JM, Chritz KL, Cerling TE (2016) Stable isotopic variation in tropical forest plants for applications in primatology. American Journal of Primatology 78:1041-1054

Chritz KL, Blumenthal SAKlingel H, Cerling TE. (2016). Hippopotamus (H. amphibius) diet change indicates herbaceous plant encroachment following megaherbivore population collapse. Scientific Reports 6:32807.

Tryon CA, Faith JT, Peppe DJ, Beverly E, Blegen N, Blumenthal SAChritz KL, Driese S, Patterson D, Sharp W (2016) Pleistocene prehistory of the Lake Victoria basin. Quaternary International 404:100-114.


Cerling TE, Andanje SA, Blumenthal SABrown FH, Chritz KL, Harris JM, Hart J, Kirera F, Kaleme P, Leakey LN, Leakey MG, Levin NE, Manthi FK, Passey BH, Uno KT (2015). Dietary changes of large herbivores in the Turkana Basin, Kenya from 4 to 1 million years ago. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 112:11467-11472.

Faith JT, Tryon CA, Peppe DJ, Beverly E, Blegen N, Blumenthal SA, Chritz KL, Driese SG, Patterson D (2015) Paleoenvironmental context of the Middle Stone Age record from Karungu, Lake Victoria Basin, Kenya, and its implications for human and faunal dispersals in East Africa. Journal of Human Evolution 83:28-45.


Blumenthal SA, Cerling TE, Chritz KL, Bromage TG, Kozdon R, Valley JW (2014) Stable isotope time-series in mammalian teeth: In situ 𝛿18O from the innermost enamel layer. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 124:223-236.


Rothman JM, Vogel ER, Blumenthal SA (2013) Diet and Nutrition. In: Primate Ecology and Conservation: A Handbook of Techniques, p195-212. Edited by Sterling E, Bynum N, Blair M. Oxford University Press.


Blumenthal SA, Chritz KL, Rothman JM, Cerling TE (2012) Detecting intra-annual dietary variability in wild mountain gorillas by stable isotope analysis of feces. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 109:21277-21282.