The 81st Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists (2012)

Session 4. Paleoanthropology: Early Hominids. Contributed Podium Presentations. Chair: Margaret J. Schoeninger

Thursday Morning, Grand Ballroom II Add to calendar
8:00-8:15 Add to calendar Variation in hominoid vertebral formulae: implications for the evolution of the hominin vertebral column. Scott A. Williams.
8:15-8:30 Add to calendar Costly signaling in young male chimpanzees and humans: implications for early Hominin behavior. Hogan M. Sherrow.
8:30-8:45 Add to calendar Kinematics and morphometrics of the radiocarpus in anthropoids with implications for reconstructing the evolution of hominin wrist mechanics. Caley M. Orr.
8:45-9:00 Add to calendar The chimpanzee is not a valid behavioral model for Ardipithecus ramidus. Ken Sayers, C. Owen Lovejoy.
9:00-9:15 Add to calendar Revisiting Pliocene hominid phylogeny: a postcranial perspective. Yohannes Haile-Selassie, Bruce M. Latimer.
9:15-9:30 Add to calendar Anatomical configuration of the Australopithecus afarensis shoulder: evidence from a new clavicle (KSD-VP-1/1f). Stephanie M. Melillo.
9:30-9:45 Add to calendar Bipedalism, obstetrics, and the evolution of constraints. Mark W. Grabowski.
9:45-10:00 Add to calendar Human fat deposition and upright posture. Matt Cartmill, Kaye Brown.
10:15-10:30 Add to calendar Diets of early hominins: alternative hypotheses for the isotope data . Margaret J. Schoeninger, Melanie Beasley, Andrew W. Froehle, Corina M. Kellner.
10:30-10:45 Add to calendar Dental fracture mechanics and the reconstruction of hominin bite forces . Paul J. Constantino, Matthew M. Skinner.
10:45-11:00 Add to calendar Combining occlusal fingerprint analysis and computer-based methods for 3D digital reconstruction of Sts 52. Stefano Benazzi, Ottmar Kullmer, Schulz Dieter, Gerhard W. Weber.
11:00-11:15 Add to calendar Reconstructing the habitat mosaic associated with Australopithecus robustus. Juliet K. Brophy.
11:15-11:30 Add to calendar Feeding biomechanics of OH 5 assessed using finite element analysis. Amanda L. Smith, Stefano Benazzi, Gerhard W. Weber, Callum F. Ross, Paul C. Dechow, Ian R. Grosse, Mark A. Spencer, Brian G. Richmond, Qian Wang, Barth W. Wright, Dennis E. Slice, Craig D. Byron, David S. Strait.
11:30-11:45 Add to calendar Strontium isotope ratios of mammalian fossils from Malapa, South Africa . Darryl J. de Ruiter, Matt Sponheimer, Sandi Copeland, Julia A. Lee-Thorp, Lee R. Berger, Petrus Leroux.
11:45-12:00 Add to calendar The primitive aspects of the foot and ankle of Australopithecus sediba. Jeremy M. DeSilva, Bernhard Zipfel, Robert S. Kidd, Kristian J. Carlson, Steven E. Churchill, Lee R. Berger.
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