#145443 Overall Influence

David W. Krause

Canadian palaeontologist


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

David W. Krause is a Canadian-born vertebrate paleontologist currently working as Senior Curator of Vertebrate Paleontology at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science, which he joined in 2016. Prior to that he was a Distinguished Service Professor in the Department of Anatomical Sciences at Stony Brook University, where he was employed for 34 years. His work primarily focuses on fossils from the Cretaceous period of Madagascar, and he often travels to the island to uncover new fossils. He is most famous for his discoveries of Majungasaurus crenatissimus and Beezlebufo ampinga. Rapetosaurus krausei, another dinosaur from Madagascar, is named in his honor. Krause is also the founder of the Madagascar Ankizy Fund, which is dedicated to educating and providing healthcare for poor children in Madagascar.

Source: Wikipedia

Published Works

Metadata from Crossref logo Metadata from Semantic Scholar

Other Resources


What schools is this person affiliated with?

University of Michigan

Public research university in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

Stony Brook University

Public university in Stony Brook, New York, United States

University of Alberta

Public research university in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Influence Rankings by Discipline

How’s this person influential?
#4705 World Rank
#26859 World Rank
#315457 World Rank
#338322 World Rank
#434703 World Rank
#547095 World Rank