The 89th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists (2020)


Session 18. Paleoanthropology: Fossils New and Reconsidered. Contributed Podium Presentations. Chair: Shara Bailey

April 16, 2020 2:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., Diamond 5 Add to calendar
2:30PM Add to calendar An fMRI investigation into the neurocognitive bases of stone tool manufacture. Zara Anwarzai, Shelby S.J. Putt, Lana Ruck, P. Thomas Schoenemann.
2:45PM Add to calendar New 3-D geometric morphometric and dating analyses of the Apidima fossil crania support early dispersal of Homo sapiens out of Africa. Katerina Harvati, Carolin Röding, Abel M. Bosman, Fotios A. Karakostis, Rainer Grün, Chris Stringer, Panagiotis Karkanas, Nicholas C. Thompson, Vassilis Koutoulidis, Lia A. Moulopoulos, Vassilis Gorgoulis, Myrsini Kouloukoussa.
3:00PM Add to calendar New analyses of the 55,000-year-old modern human partial cranium from Manot Cave, Israel. Gerhard W. Weber, Israel Hershokovitz, Philipp Gunz, Simon Neubauer, Avner Ayalon, Bruce Latimer, Miryam Bar-Matthews, Gal Yasur, Omry Barzilai, Hila May.
3:15PM Add to calendar KNM-ER 2598: site context and new fossils. Ashley S. Hammond, Sharon Kuo, David R. Braun, Dan Palcu, Silindokuhle S. Mavuso.
3:30PM Add to calendar New Neandertal fossils from Trou Magrite, Belgium, and their contribution to our understanding of Neandertal diversity. Hélène Rougier, Isabelle Crevecoeur, Cosimo Posth, Hervé Bocherens, Pauline Colombet, Damien Flas, Johannes Krause, Patrick Semal, Christoph Wißing.
3:45PM Add to calendar What, if anything, is Australopithecus afarensis?. Matt Cartmill, Fred H. Smith.
4:00PM Add to calendar The first cranium of Australopithecus anamensis. Stephanie M. Melillo, Antonino Vazzana, Stefano Benazzi, Timothy M. Ryan, Beverly Z. Saylor, Luis Gibert, Alan Deino, Mulugeta Alene, Naomi E. Levin, Mark D. Peaple, Sarah J. Feakins, Benjamin Bourel, Doris Barboni, Alice Novello, Florence Sylvestre, Stanley A. Mertzman, Yohannes Haile-Selassie.
4:15PM Add to calendar Elucidating Paralouatta’s semi-terrestriality using the virtual morpho-functional toolbox. Thomas A. Püschel, Jordi Marcé-Nogué, Justin Gladman, Biren A. Patel, Sergio Almécija, William I. Sellers.
4:30PM Add to calendar A skeleton of HomunculuspatagonicusAmeghino, 1891 from the Santa Cruz Formation (Early Miocene, Patagonia). Richard F. Kay, Jonathan M. G. Perry, Sergio F. Vizcaíno, M. Susana Bargo.
4:45PM Add to calendar New discoveries from Rusinga Island’s Kiahera Formation, with implications for catarrhine phylogeography. Kieran P. McNulty, Thomas Lehmann, Lauren A. Michel, Kirsten E. Jenkins, Daniel J. Peppe.
5:00PM Add to calendar Topernawi Gorge: A New Fossil Catarrhine Site from the Oligo-Miocene of the Turkana Basin, Kenya. Patricia Princehouse, Eipa Emmanuel Aoron.
5:15PM Add to calendar Comprehensive phylogenetic analysis of early Miocene catarrhines reveals the assembly of the hominoid body plan. Rutger J.W. Jansma, Kieran P. McNulty.