The 86th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists (2017)


Session 30. Paleoanthropology: Early Homo. Contributed Podium Presentations. Chair: Shelby S. Putt

April 21, 2017 , Bissonet Add to calendar
8:00 Add to calendar Bovid locomotor traits track land cover and mean annual precipitation: using an ecometric approach to reconstruct paleoenvironments in the Shungura Formation (Plio-Pleistocene, Ethiopia). W. Andrew Barr.
8:15 Add to calendar Exploring the Utility of Carbon Isotope Analyses of Small Mammal Tooth Enamel as an Environmental Proxy. Jennifer N. Leichliter, Paul Sandberg, Matt J. Sponheimer, Ben Passey, Nico Avenant, Oliver Paine, Daryl Codron, Jacqueline Codron.
8:30 Add to calendar Hybridization and reticulation in hominin evolution. Joanna R. Gautney, Trenton W. Holliday.
8:45 Add to calendar New insights into locomotion and posture in hominoid evolution: integration of the skull and cervical vertebrae. Catalina I. Villamil.
9:00 Add to calendar Relative fibular strength and locomotor behavior in OH 35 and KNM-WT 15000. Christine M. Harper, Damiano Marchi, Habiba Chirchir, Christopher B. Ruff.
9:15 Add to calendar Virtual reconstruction of the pelvic remains of KNM-WT 15000 Homo erectus from Nariokotome, Kenya. Cinzia Fornai, Martin Haeusler.
9:30 Add to calendar Homo naledi’s frontal lobe: Modern in form, ancestral in size. Shawn D. Hurst, Ralph L. Holloway, Heather M. Garvin, Tom Schoenemann, William B. Vanti, John Hawks, Lee R. Berger.
9:45 Add to calendar Homo naledi posterior endocasts and their significance for understanding brain reorganization. Ralph L. Holloway, Shawn Hurst, Heather M. Garvin, Tom Schoenemann, Will B. Vanti, John Hawks, Lee Berger.
10:00 Break
10:30 Add to calendar Functional Neuroimaging Insights into Acheulian Cognition and Hominin Brain Evolution. Shelby S. Putt, Sobanawartiny Wijeakumar, Robert G. Franciscus, John P. Spencer.
10:45 Add to calendar A morphometric assessment of Homo naledi deciduous molar teeth from Dinaledi Chamber, Rising Star cave system, South Africa. Juliet K. Brophy, Shara E. Bailey, Jacopo Moggi-Cecchi, Lucas K. Delezene, Matthew Skinner, Darryl J. de Ruiter.
11:00 Add to calendar Metric Variation in Homo naledi Molars. lucas K. Delezene, Joel D. Irish, Matthew W. Skinner, Juliet Brophy, John Hawks, Lee R. Berger.
11:15 Add to calendar The limb proportions of Homo naledi. Sarah Traynor, John Hawks.
11:30 Add to calendar Functional and Evolutionary Implications of the Homo naledi Rearfoot. Thomas C. Prang.
11:45 Add to calendar Hamadryas Baboons as Analogs for Social Evolution in Early Homo. Larissa Swedell, Thomas Plummer.
12:00 Add to calendar A deformation-based approach to the frontal lobe morphology in OH9, UA 31 and Bodo. Amélie Beaudet, Emiliano Bruner.