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Craniodental variation among the great apes

  • 184 Pages
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  • English
Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University , Cambridge, Mass
Apes -- Morphology., Apes -- Variation., Teeth., S
StatementAkiko Uchida.
SeriesPeabody Museum bulletin ;, 4
LC ClassificationsQL737.P96 U34 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 184 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1016544M
ISBN 100873659546
LC Control Number96069971

Craniodental Variation Among the Great Apes. Akiko Uchida. Add to Cart Product Details. PAPERBACK. $ • £ • € ISBN Publication Date: 05/20/ Short. pages. 28 line illustrations, 40 tables, 2 maps.

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Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC. Craniodental Variation Among the Great Apes. by Akiko Uchida. Peabody Museum Bulletins 4. Akiko Uchida’s detailed data descriptions and comprehensive analysis of living ape specimens from true biological populations make a significant contribution to understanding the systematics of living hominoids and interpreting the hominoid fossil record.

Craniodental Variation in Paranthropus boisei: nomic significance of variation among hominin fos-sils. ern humans, and the other African great apes, are traditionally the preferred analogues for Craniodental variation among the great apes book of intraspecific variation within fossil homi-nins.

However, the. The craniodental anatomy of Miocene apes from the Vallès-Penedès Basin (Primates: Hominidae): Implications for the origin of extant great apes Miriam Pérez de los Ríos Memoria presentada por Miriam Pérez de los Ríos para optar al título de Doctor con Mención.

Craniodental Variation Among the Great Apes (Paperback) Akiko Uchida Published by Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology,U.S., United States ().

Craniodental variation among Macaques (Macaca), nonhuman primates. An assessment using extant great apes and Old World monkeys. In: de Bonis L, Koufous GD, Andrews P, editor.

In Hominoid Evolution and Climate Change in Europe Volume 2: Phylogeny of. The patterning of intraspecific variation among the great apes is proving more complex than has been recognized previously. The great ape species, as currently defined, may include markedly different subspecies, alternatively, the majority of intraspeclflc variation may be observed at the populational level within a single subspecies.

In terms of structure and function, the skull is one of the most complicated organs in the body. It is also one of the most important parts in terms of developmental and evolutionary origins. This complexity makes it difficult to obtain evolutionary assessments if, as is usually the case with fossils, only part of the skull is available.

For this reason this study involves a set of comparisons. Phylogenetic relationships and variation of genetic diversity among the great apes. The height of the bars represents genome-wide diversity.

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Source: Data from Locke et al. (), Prado-Martinez et al. (), and Xue et al. () were re-analysed based on sequence read mapping to their respective species reference genomes. Also, it is likely that living great apes and even the larger Old World monkeys do not document the upper limits of dimorphism that may be encountered in single species fossil samples (Kelley.

A contrast between size-preserved and size-adjusted analyses reveal that size, sexual dimorphism and shape are significant factors in the patterning of molar variation in great apes.

The results of this study have several implications for hominin taxonomy, including identifying subspecies among hominins. These implications are discussed. This is the first book to deal exclusively with variations in construction contracts and provide the detailed and comprehensive coverage that it demands.

Construction Contract Variations analyses the issues that arise in determining whether certain work is a variation, the contractor’s obligation to undertake such work as well as its right to be paid. The great apes and gibbons are characterized by extensive variation in degree of body size and cranial dimorphism, but although some studies have investigated how sexual dimorphism in body mass is attained in these species, for the majority of taxa concerned, no corresponding work has explored the full extent of how sexual dimorphism is attained in the facial skeleton.

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Sexual Selection in Primates. Edited by Peter M. Kappeler, Carel P. van Schaik; Craniodental variation among the great apes. Peabody Museum Bulletin, 4, 1– Utami Atmoko, S.

Bimaturism in orang-utan males: reproductive and. A contrast between size-preserved and size-adjusted analyses reveal that size, sexual dimorphism and shape are significant factors in the patterning of molar variation in great apes.

Lexington Books ISBN Du kanske gillar. Game Changers Steve Swatt, Susie Swatt, Jeff Raimundo, Rebecca Lavally Häftad. Desert Exile Yoshiko Uchida Craniodental Variation Among the Great Apes Akiko Uchida Häftad. Community, Crime Control. This review focuses on geographic variation in the craniodental anatomy of living primates.

We limit our attention to multivariate studies that used craniometric and/or odonto-metric data to investigate differences among demes, subspecies, and closely related species.

Homo and Pan are least sexually dimorphic in the mandible, Pan less so than Homo sapiens, but both the magnitude of sexual dimorphism and the distribution of sexually dimorphic measurements varied both among and between modern humans and great apes.

Intraspecific variation among the 10 populations of modern humans was less than that generally. Human beings did not evolve from apes or chimpanzees. In fact, modern chimps and gorillas do not appear in the fossil records until much more recently than homo sapiens, and each of the great ape species, except the bonobo and the chimp who only recently separated about 1 million years ago, developed for millions of years after parting with each other on the evolutionary family tree.

Ontogenetic Variation in the Mandibular Ramus of Great Apes and Humans Claire E. Terhune,1* Chris A. Robinson,2 and Terrence B. Ritzman3 1Department of Anthropology, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas 2Department of Biology, Bronx Community College, City University of New York, Bronx, New York 3Institute of Human Origins and School of Human Evolution and Social Change.

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Science 10 facts you probably didn't know about great apes. Bonobos have runny noses, gorillas like to swear and both species have the same blood types humans do. In both species of gorilla, their teeth have large tooth crowns and roots, absolutely thick enamel and increased shearing crests compared to other great apes (Eng et al., ; Kupczik & Dean, ; Skinner, Alemseged, Gaunitz, & Hublin, ; Uchida, ).

These dental and gnathic traits have been assumed to facilitate the processing of large. This task, which involved generating hypotheses about how many taxa were represented among the hominin cranial fossils, led to my interest in patterns of intra- versus interspecific variation.

Thus, the topic of my PhD (The University of London, ) was sexual dimorphism in the skeleton of higher primates (14). solid state physics by adrianus j dekker and a great selection of related books art and collectibles available now at abebookscom Solid State Physics By Adrianus J Dekker Read Online this book emphasizes the physical principles underlying the theoretical interpretation of the basic crystalline.

“Getting even was the basis of many primate semantic confusions, such as"expropriating the expropriators," "an absolute crime demands an absolute penalty," "they did it to me so I can do it to them," and, in general, the emotional mathematics of "one plus one equals zero" (1 + 1 = 0). variation in Gorilla and Pan is relatively well-studied, variation among subspecies and populations has received little attention, and most of this work has focused on craniodental morphology.

This study documents patterns of geographic variation in the forelimb and hindlimb skeletons of African apes. Linear measurements of ten limb bones were. Phenotypic Variation Among Chimpanzees And Bonobos Words 7 Pages Phenotypic Variation in Infants, Not Adults, Reflects Genotypic Variation among Chimpanzees and Bonobos Introduction: The available population wide phenotypic and genotypic data from humans and the great apes has been used for increased investigation into the relationship between patterns of genotypic and phenotypic evolution.

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() Craniodental Variation Among the Great Apes. Peabody Museum Bulletin 4 (Harvard Univ. Press, Cambridge, MA). Craniometry is measurement of the cranium (the main part of the skull), usually the human is a subset of cephalometry, measurement of the head, which in humans is a subset of anthropometry, measurement of the human is distinct from phrenology, the pseudoscience that tried to link personality and character to head shape, and physiognomy, which tried the same for facial features.

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Australopithecus fossils were regularly interpreted during the late 20th century in a framework that used living African apes, especially chimpanzees, as proxies for the immediate ancestors of the human clade.

Such projection is now largely nullified by the discovery of Ardipithecus. In the context of accumulating evidence from genetics, developmental biology, anatomy, ecology.

Among Orangutans is essential reading for anyone interested in apes and what it means to be human. (Dale Peterson, author of Eating Apes) This book is a fascinating journey through the vanishing swamp forests of Indonesia, in pursuit of orangutans and the clues these apes Reviews: