Shannon P McPherron

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Affiliation: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Evidence for stone-tool-assisted consumption of animal tissues before 3.39 million years ago at Dikika, Ethiopia
    Shannon P McPherron
    Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, DeutscherPlatz 6, Leipzig 04103, Germany
    Nature 466:857-60. 2010

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Publications1

  1. doi request reprint Evidence for stone-tool-assisted consumption of animal tissues before 3.39 million years ago at Dikika, Ethiopia
    Shannon P McPherron
    Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, DeutscherPlatz 6, Leipzig 04103, Germany
    Nature 466:857-60. 2010
    ..Our discovery extends by approximately 800,000 years the antiquity of stone tools and of stone-tool-assisted consumption of ungulates by hominins; furthermore, this behaviour can now be attributed to Australopithecus afarensis...