Ardipithecus


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Ar·di·pith·e·cus

 (är′dĭ-pĭth′ĭ-kəs)
n.
A genus of extinct hominins known from fossil remains found in eastern Africa and dating from about 5.8 to 4.4 million years ago. Ardipithecus is widely considered to be ancestral to Australopithecus.

[New Latin Ardipithēcus, genus name : Afar (language of the area of Ethiopia where remains of the hominins were found) ardi, earth, ground (from Arabic 'arḍ; see ʔrṣ́ in Semitic roots) + Greek pithēkos, ape (of unknown origin).]
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While great apes typically have two or three separate and diverging roots, the roots of Graecopithecus converge and are partially fused - a feature that is characteristic of modern humans, early humans and several pre-humans including Ardipithecus and Australopithecus," Madelaine BAaAaAeA hme from the University of TAaAaAeA bingen in Germany said in (https://www.
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Hasta la fecha, el primer hominido conocido es el Ardipithecus ramidus, que vivio hace 4.
More recent finds of Ardipithecus, an early hominin have led Lovejoy (2009) to effectively recast similar claims about a role of male provisioning and a sexual division of labor originating around five million years ago in Africa.
7 ( ANI ): A new breakthrough has allowed scientists to expand the catalogue of anatomical similarities linking humans, Australopithecus, and Ardipithecus on the tree of life.
4 million-year-old African species Ardipithecus ramidus is related to the human lineage.
Hace cuatro anos dedico nada menos que todo un numero al completo, el del 2 de octubre de 2009, a la coleccion de huesos procedente de Etiopia que son clasificados como Ardipithecus ramidus.
A renowned paleoanthropologist wonders in a lecture for the general public, "Is Ardipithecus something that's emerged this unique form of locomotion, or was it unique in not really being unique?
The fossil remains do, however, closely resemble those of an earlier human ancestral species, Ardipithecus ramidus, which lived about a million years earlier.
The oldest known fossils that with some confidence can be assigned to the human line are those in the genus Ardipithecus, from 4-6 mya, found in Ethiopia (Haile-Selassie et al.
4 million-year-old hominin species first discovered in the Ethiopian Afar rift in 1992, Tim Whites international team announced that Ardipithecus ramidus "resolves many of the uncertainties about early human evolution, including the nature of the last common ancestor we shared with the line leading to living chimpanzees and bonobos.
But Ardipithecus fossils are found in a region that's also rich in fossils of ancient trees and forest-dwelling animals, including predators like big cats.