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Miocene Hominoids. Understanding Physical Anthropology and Archaeology, 9th ed ., p. 196. Understanding Physical Anthropology and Archaeology, 9th ed ., p. 103. Miocene Hominoids. General Features / Trends of Apes / Humans. 3. True apes that brachiated probably

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Miocene Hominoids

Understanding Physical Anthropology and Archaeology, 9th ed., p. 196



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Miocene

Hominoids


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General Features / Trends of Apes / Humans

3. True apes that brachiated probably

originated in the Early Miocene

ca. 20 – 17 mya


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General Features / Trends of Apes / Humans

“Only after the evolution of arboreal suspension . . . would the modern meaning of the term ape have been applicable.”

Campbell-Loy, p. 195


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Times to Remember” WebPage



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General Features / Trends of Apes / Humans

Apes

flourished in the

later part of the Miocene

ca. 15 – 5 mya



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General Features / Trends of Apes / Humans

Well represented in the fossil record by such forms as:

Sivapithecus . . .

Ramapithecus

Kenyapithecus

Ouranopithecus

Dryopithecus

Proconsul

Oreopithecus

Gigantopithecus


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General Features / Trends of Apes / Humans

Rudapithecus

Pasalar

Nyanzapithecus

Afropithecus

Turkanopithecus

Rangwapithecus

and others


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Miocene hominoid distribution, from fossils thus far discovered

Understanding Physical Anthropology and Archaeology, 9th ed., p. 197



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Proconsul africanus discovered(from early Miocene)

Understanding Physical Anthropology and Archaeology, 9th ed., p. 197


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Humankind Emerging, 7th ed discovered., p. 185


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Humankind Emerging, 7th ed discovered., p. 188


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Proconsul discovered


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Proconsul discovered


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Proconsul discovered


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Proconsul discovered


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Prehistoric Hominoidea discovered

Miocene hominoids:

Proconsul

(Miocene “dental ape”)

Oreopithecus


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Humankind Emerging, 7th ed discovered., p. 185


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Early Man, discoveredTime-Life (1973), p. 42


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Oreopithecus discovered (Miocene Ape)

Humankind Emerging, 7th ed., p. 187


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Prehistoric Hominoidea discovered

Miocene hominoids:

Proconsul

(Miocene “dental ape”)

Oreopithecus

Pliopithecus


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Early Man, discoveredTime-Life (1973), p. 41



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Prehistoric Hominoidea discovered

Miocene hominoids:

Proconsul

(Miocene “dental ape”)

Oreopithecus

Pliopithecus

Dryopithecus



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Humankind Emerging, 7th ed discovered., p. 185


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Early Man, discoveredTime-Life (1973), p. 42


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Prehistoric Primates discovered

“Dryopithecus – Y”

“Y – 5”



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“Y-5” patterns discovered


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Prehistoric Hominoidea discovered

Miocene hominoids:

Proconsul

(Miocene “dental ape”)

Oreopithecus

Pliopithecus

Dryopithecus

Sivapithecus



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Sivapithecus discovered

Ramapithecus

Kenyapithecus

Ouranopithecus

Prehistoric Primates

Species

Genus


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discoveredTimes to Remember” WebPage


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Humankind Emerging, 7th ed discovered., p. 185


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Modern chimpanzee discoveredSivapithecus Orangutan

ca. 8 mya

Understanding Physical Anthropology and Archaeology, 9th ed., p. 198


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Sivapithecus discovered


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Sivapithecus discovered


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Sivapithecus discovered

ramapithecus

Prehistoric Primates

Species

Genus


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Early Man, discoveredTime-Life (1973), p. 42


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Ramapithecines discovered


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insectivorous discovered(insects)

herbivorous(plants)

frugivorous(fruits)

graminivorous(grasses)

Prehistoric Cultures

Diet classifications:

  • carnivorous(chiefly meats)

  • omnivorous (all of the above)


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Prehistoric Hominoidea discovered

Miocene hominoids:

Proconsul

(Miocene “dental ape”)

Oreopithecus

Pliopithecus

Dryopithecus

Sivapithecus

Gigantopithecus


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Humankind Emerging, 7th ed discovered., p. 185


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Humankind Emerging, 7th ed discovered., p. 188


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Next: discoveredThe Great Apes

Pongids:”The Great Apes”

Understanding Physical Anthropology and Archaeology, 9th ed., p. 123