Australopithecus afarensis


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Noun1.Australopithecus afarensis - fossils found in EthiopiaAustralopithecus afarensis - fossils found in Ethiopia; from 3.5 to 4 million years ago
Australopithecus, genus Australopithecus - extinct genus of African hominid
australopithecine - any of several extinct humanlike bipedal primates with relatively small brains of the genus Australopithecus; from 1 to 4 million years ago
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Australopithecus afarensis, likely among our early apelike ancestors, lived about 3 million years ago.
Other fossils from Lucy's species, Australopithecus afarensis, date to between about 3.
The most famous of these is Australopithecus afarensis known as Lucy who lived between 2.
This species could have made the tools; or, the toolmaker could have been some other species from the same era, such as Australopithecus afarensis, or an as-yet undiscovered early type of Homo.
Lewis wanted to be a paleoanthropologist working in East Africa since he was 13, when he read a book about the famous Lucy skeleton of Australopithecus afarensis.
So we don't know if it was walking any differently from Australopithecus afarensis,'' which was Lucy's species, he said.
2 millionyear-old Australopithecus afarensis bones found in Ethiopia in 1974?
2 million-year-old Australopithecus afarensis bones found in Ethiopia in 1974?
Lucy, the skeleton of a female Australopithecus afarensis, was found here.
The Afar region is well known for its early hominid fossil finds including 'Lucy', an Australopithecus afarensis, discovered in 1974, who lived about 3.
This fossil represents a species, Australopithecus afarensis, that at one 'dine was thought to be the closest relative of humans.
Enfin, on ne peut parler de la femme sans revenir a Lucy, cette Australopithecus afarensis dont la bipedie permanente a permis au genre humain de relever la tete.