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Hominidae

Known as: Hominid, Hominids, Pongidae 
Family of the suborder HAPLORHINI (Anthropoidea) comprising bipedal primate MAMMALS. It includes modern man (HOMO SAPIENS) and the great apes… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Defining the microanatomic differences between the human brain and that of other mammals is key to understanding its unique… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
  • M. Arbib
  • Behavioral and Brain Sciences
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 2379278
The article analyzes the neural and functional grounding of language skills as well as their emergence in hominid evolution… Expand
Review
2004
Review
2004
Striding bipedalism is a key derived behaviour of hominids that possibly originated soon after the divergence of the chimpanzee… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Abstract Environmental theories of African faunal evolution state that important evolutionary changes during the Pliocene… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Proponents of the model known as the "human revolution" claim that modern human behaviors arose suddenly, and nearly… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
The first part of this article describes a study of the relationships between personality and risk-taking in six areas: smoking… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Skin color is one of the most conspicuous ways in which humans vary and has been widely used to define human races. Here we… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Marine records of African climate variability document a shift toward more arid conditions after 2.8 million years ago (Ma… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The origin of living Homo sapiens has once again been the subject of much debate. Genetic data on present human population… Expand
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
It has long been known that primate species differ greatly in the weight of their testes relative to body weight1. Recently it… Expand