ISPH Abstracts


Formatting guidelines for the ABSTRACT

  • The abstracts must be Word files (i.e. .doc or .docx files) and the body of the abstract should not exceed 500 words. Each abstract must include: the title, the authors’ full names and affiliations, and a short summary of their work.
  • All typescript pages must be single-spaced with at least 3 cm (1.2 in) on lateral margins and 2.5 cm (1 in) on upper and lower margins of each page.
  • Title: Sentence case, Arial, 12pt, bold and centred.
  • Authors names: Sentence case, Arial, 11pt for authors, and 10pt for the address and affiliation.
    Full name and surname of all authors should be provided; each name should be separated by a comma, with a superscript number to denote the affiliation/address. The presenting author should be indicated with a superscript asterisk.
  • Main text: Type must be Arial 11-point font size. Species names must be italicised.




Osteohistology and biomechanical adaptations of … Species name.

Jane First1*, Jack Second2, Paul Third3,4 and May Fourth4


1University of Cape Town, Department of Biological Sciences, Private Bag X3, Rhodes Gift, 7700 South Africa, email address2Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Unidad de Paleontología, 28049 Cantoblanco (Madrid), Spain; 3Universidad de Málaga, Área de Paleontología, Málaga, 29071, Spain; 4Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, 900 Exposition Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90007, USA