The Paleobiology of Australopithecus Kaye E. Reed

ISBN: 9789400759206

Published: April 30th 2013

Paperback

298 pages


Description

The Paleobiology of Australopithecus  by  Kaye E. Reed

The Paleobiology of Australopithecus by Kaye E. Reed
April 30th 2013 | Paperback | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, talking book, mp3, ZIP | 298 pages | ISBN: 9789400759206 | 8.38 Mb

Australopithecusspecies have been the topic of much debate in palaeoanthropology since Raymond Dart described the first species, Australopithecus africanus, in 1925. This volume synthesizes the geological and paleontological context of the species inMoreAustralopithecusspecies have been the topic of much debate in palaeoanthropology since Raymond Dart described the first species, Australopithecus africanus, in 1925.

This volume synthesizes the geological and paleontological context of the species in East and South Africa-covers individual sites, such as Dikika, Hadar, Sterkfontein, and Malapa-debates the alpha taxonomy of some of the species-and addresses questionsregardingthe movements of the species across the continent.Additional chapters discuss the genus in terms of sexual dimorphism, diet reconstruction using microwear and isotopic methodologies, postural and locomotor behavior, and ontogeny.



Enter the sum





Related Archive Books



Related Books


Comments

Comments for "The Paleobiology of Australopithecus":


ladobcostarica.com

©2010-2015 | DMCA | Contact us