"Lucy" redux: a review of research on Australopithecus afarensis.

@article{Kimbel2009LucyRA,
  title={"Lucy" redux: a review of research on Australopithecus afarensis.},
  author={William H. Kimbel and Lucas K. Delezene},
  journal={American journal of physical anthropology},
  year={2009},
  volume={140 Suppl 49},
  pages={
          2-48
        }
}
In the 1970s, mid-Pliocene hominin fossils were found at the sites of Hadar in Ethiopia and Laetoli in Tanzania. These samples constituted the first substantial evidence for hominins older than 3.0 Ma and were notable for some remarkable discoveries, such as the "Lucy" partial skeleton and the abundant remains from the A.L. 333 locality at Hadar and the hominin footprint trail at Laetoli. The Hadar and Laetoli fossils were ultimately assigned to the novel hominin species Australopithecus… 

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