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Noun1.rudapithecus - fossil hominoids from northern central Hungary; late Miocene
Dryopithecus, genus Dryopithecus - genus of Old World hominoids; Miocene and Pliocene
dryopithecine - considered a possible ancestor to both anthropoid apes and humans
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Among the numerous fossils found by Hernyak were bone fragments that researchers identified as fossils of ape-like early hominids, including Pliopitheous harnyaki and Rudapithecus hungaircus respectively named after the discoverer and the locality (Kretzoi, 1975; Morbeck, 1983; Gibbons, 1992; Kordos, 2000).