Week 14 Key Term Lists 2009

Week 14 Key Term Lists 2009 - Week 14 Key Term Lists Of the...

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Week 14 Key Term Lists Of the Australopithecus species, which is the earliest?- A. afarensis A. afarensis When did they exist? 3.6 to 3 mya Where are they found? Laetoli(in Tanzania), Hadar(in Ethiopia)- East Africa Lucy (AL 288-1) Where was it found? Hadar(in Ethiopia) How old is it? 3.7-3.5 mya Is her cranial capacity closer to an ape or human? Ape Gracile or robust? Gracile A. africanus When did this species exist? 2.5-2 mya Notable finds? Taung baby Gracile or robust? Gracile A. robustus When did this species exist? 2-1 mya
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Where did it exist? South Africa Gracile or robust? Robust A. boisei When did this species exist? 2.5-1.2 mya Where did it exist? East Africa Gracile or robust? Robust What is an alternative genus name for robust australopithecines? Paranthropus A. aethiopicus When did this species exist? 2.5-2 mya What is the major specimen for this species? “Black Skull” KNM-ER 17000 Is this the earliest robust australopithecine? yes Why or why not?
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This note was uploaded on 02/15/2011 for the course ANTHRO 110 taught by Professor Goode during the Spring '08 term at University of Tennessee.

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