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ERIC Number: EJ293908
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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The Descent of Hominoids and Hominids.
Pilbeam, David
Scientific American, v250 n3 p84-88,91,93-96 Mar 1984
Discusses the divergence of apes from the Old World monkeys and the later divergence of humans from apes. Contrasts current views with those held approximately five years ago. Topics considered include hominoid evolution, hominoid radiation, dryomorphs and ramamorphs, appearance of the first hominids, and adaptive radiation of these hominids. (JN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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Language: English
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