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Comparative morphometric analyses of the deciduous molars of Homo naledi from the Dinaledi Chamber, South Africa.

Am J Phys Anthropol 2021 02 8;174(2):299-314. Epub 2020 Dec 8.

Center for the Study of Human Origins, Department of Anthropology, New York University, New York, New York, USA.

Objectives: The purpose of this study is to help elucidate the taxonomic relationship between Homo naledi and other hominins.

Materials And Methods: Homo naledi deciduous maxillary and mandibular molars from the Dinaledi Chamber, South Africa were compared to those of Australopithecus africanus, Australopithecus afarensis, Paranthropus robustus, Paranthropus boisei, early Homo sp., Homo erectus, early Homo sapiens, Upper Paleolithic H. Read More

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February 2021

Premolar microwear and tooth use in Australopithecus afarensis.

J Hum Evol 2013 Sep 11;65(3):282-93. Epub 2013 Jul 11.

Department of Anthropology, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR 72701, USA.

The mandibular third premolar (P3) of Australopithecus afarensis is notable for extensive morphological variability (e.g., metaconid presence/absence, closure of the anterior fovea, root number) and temporal trends in crown length and shape change over its 700 Ka time range. Read More

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September 2013

Brief communication: Molar development and crown areas in early Australopithecus.

Am J Phys Anthropol 2012 Aug 24;148(4):632-40. Epub 2012 May 24.

Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology, Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA.

Recent studies suggest that the hypodigms representing the two earliest Australopithecus (Au. anamensis and Au. afarensis) form an ancestor-descendant lineage. Read More

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