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Tropical forests and the genus Homo

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Tropical forests constitute some of the most diverse and complex terrestrial ecosystems on the planet. From the Miocene onward, they have acted as a backdrop to the ongoing evolution of our closest living relatives, the great apes, and provided the cradle for the emergence of early hominins, who retained arboreal physiological adaptations at least into the Late Pliocene. There also now exists growing evidence, from the Late Pleistocene onward, for tool‐assisted intensification of tropical for...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1002/evan.21508

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0000-0002-4403-7548
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
School of Archaeology
Sub department:
Archaeology Research Lab
Oxford college:
St Cross College
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Author
Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
Evolutionary Anthropology Journal website
Volume:
25
Issue:
6
Pages:
306-317
Publication date:
2016-12-22
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EISSN:
1520-6505
ISSN:
1060-1538
Pmid:
28004892
Source identifiers:
672007
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:672007
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uuid:53e05312-134c-4a22-a159-690963e07fe2
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pubs:672007
Deposit date:
2019-07-05

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