New hominid fossils from the Swartkrans formation (1979-1986 excavations): postcranial specimens.

@article{Susman1989NewHF,
  title={New hominid fossils from the Swartkrans formation (1979-1986 excavations): postcranial specimens.},
  author={Randall L. Susman},
  journal={American journal of physical anthropology},
  year={1989},
  volume={79 4},
  pages={451-74}
}
New postcranial fossils of Paranthropus robustus and Homo cf. erectus were recovered from Swartkrans from 1979 through 1986. These fossils are from Members 1, 2, and 3. The new fossils are described here along with their morphological affinities. Fossils that are assigned to Paranthropus indicate that the South African "robust" australopithecines engaged in… CONTINUE READING