Unformatted text preview: points toward trees. ◦ The Ankle ◦ Vertebral Flexibility-How flexible is the back. Lemurs have high flexibility. ◦ The Molar Teeth-Most common thing you find in fossil record. Good indication of diet. Example Insectivores-High pointy cusps. Folivores-High Pointy cusps but not as much as insectivores. Frugivores-Fruit Eating. Lower more rounded cusps and broad flaring basins for mashing fruit. ◦ The incisor teeth-to take a bite of apple but don't mash with them....
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This note was uploaded on 09/01/2011 for the course ANTHROPOLO 101 taught by Professor Patil during the Spring '08 term at Ill. Chicago.
- Spring '08