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Vladimir Davydov

Vladimir Davydov

Emeritus Research Professor

Research Associate, Florida International University

  • Ph.D. | All-Russian Geological Research Institute, 1982
  • M.S. & B.S. | Tadzhik State University, 1973


Paleozoic micropaleontology, biostratigraphy, quantitative stratigraphy; chronostratigraphy; databases design and implementation


Paleontology, biostratigraphy and quantitative stratigraphy

Recent Publications

Davydov, V. I. (2016), Biotic paleothermometry constrains on Arctic plates reconstructions: Carboniferous and Permian (Zhokhov Island, De-Longa Group Islands, New Siberian Archipelago), Tectonics 35:2158–2170, doi:10.1002/2016TC004249.

Isbell J.L., Biakov, A.S., Vedernikov, I.L., Davydov, V.I., Erik L Gulbranson, E.L., and Fedorchuk, N. D. 2016.   Permian diamictites in Northeastern Asia: their significance concerning the bipolarity of the late Paleozoic ice age. Earth-Science Reviews 154:279–300

Davydov, V.I., Biakov, A.S., Isbell, J.L., Crowley, J.L., Schmitz, M.D., Vedernikov, I.L., 2015, Middle Permian U–Pb zircon ages of the “glacial” deposits of the Atkan Formation, Ayan-Yuryakh anticlinorium, Magadan province, NE Russia: their significance for global climatic interpretations: Gondwana Research, doi:10.1016/

Davydov, V.I. and Biakov, A.S. 2015. Discovery of shallow-marine biofacies conodonts in a bioherm within the Carboniferous–Permian transition in the Omolon Massif, NE Russia near the North paleo-pole: Correlation with a warming spike in the southern hemisphere. Gondwana Research 28:888–897, doi:10.1016/

Haig, D. W., McCartain, E., Mory, A.J., Borges, G., Davydov, V.I. et al. 2014. Postglacial Early Permian (late Sakmarian-early Artinskian) shallow-marine carbonate deposition along a 2000 km transect from Timor to West Australia. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 409:180-204.

Michel, L.A., Tabor, N.J., Montañez, I.P. Schmitz, M.D. Davydov, V.I. 2015. Chronostratigraphy and Paleoclimatology of the Lodève Basin, France: Evidence for a pan-tropical aridification event across the Carboniferous–Permian boundary. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 430:118-131.

Gulbranson, E.L., Ciccioli, P.L., Montanez, I.P., Marenssi, S.A., Limarino, C.O., Schmitz, M.D., Davydov, V.I. 2015. Paleoenvironments and age of the Talampaya Formation: The Permo-Triassic boundary in northwestern Argentina. Journal of South American Earth Sciences 63:310-322.

Sungatullina, G. M. and Davydov, V. I. 2015. New data on conodonts from the Kasimovian Stage of the Usolka Section, Southern Ural Mountains. Paleontological Journal 49:1142–1149.

Davydov, V. I; Haig, D. W; McCartain, E. 2014. Latest Carboniferous (late Gzhelian) fusulinids from Timor Leste and their paleobiogeographic affinities. Journal of Paleontology 88:588-605. DOI:10.1666/13-007.

Davydov, V.I. 2014. Benthic foraminifera document the Pennsylvanian/ Permian warming and cooling events – the record from the Western Pangaea tropical shelves. 414. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 414:284–295, doi:10.1016/j.palaeo.2014.09.013.

Khodjanyazova, R.R., Davydov, V.I., Montanez, I.P., and Schmitz, M.D., 2014, Climate- and eustasy-driven cyclicity in Pennsylvanian fusulinid assemblages, Donets Basin (Ukraine): Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology, 396:41–61, doi:10.1016/j.palaeo.2013.12.038.


Contact Information


Phone: 954-381-3842

Mailing address: 1304 Adams St.

Hollywood, FL  33019

Curriculum Vita