Fueguian cranial morphology: the adaptation to a cold, harsh environment.

@article{Hernndez1997FueguianCM,
  title={Fueguian cranial morphology: the adaptation to a cold, harsh environment.},
  author={Miquel Hern{\'a}ndez and Ch. L. Fox and Clara Garc{\'i}a-Moro},
  journal={American journal of physical anthropology},
  year={1997},
  volume={103 1},
  pages={103-17}
}
Craniometric data from the three extinct tribes that inhabited Tierra del Fuego (Selk'nam, Yámana, and Kawéskar) were gathered following Howell's measurement technique. We studied 180 skulls preserved at thirteen different institutions. Analysis of variance (ANOVA) between groups showed that morphological similarities among Fueguian groups are far more important than some differences between marine (Yámana and Kawéskar) and terrestrial (Selk'nam) groups. A principal component analysis (PCA… CONTINUE READING