TITLE

Why we still love Lucy

AUTHOR(S)
Gee, Henry
PUB. DATE
November 1993
SOURCE
Nature;11/18/1993, Vol. 366 Issue 6452, p207
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the issues over a 3.4 million year old deposits of a hominid species found in Africa. Specimens of Australopithecus afarensis from 3.4 million year-old deposits in the Middle Awash at Maka, Ethiopia; Basis of taxonomy on a more robust and stratigraphically more ancient specimen than `Lucy.'
ACCESSION #
9403290530

 

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