Affiliation: Smithsonian Institution
- Faunal change, environmental variability and late Pliocene hominin evolutionRené Bobe
Evolution of Terrestrial Ecosystems Program, Department of Paleobiology, MRC 121, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560 0121, USA
J Hum Evol 42:475-97. 2002..8 +/-0.1 Ma, and the change in the tempo of faunal variability of 2.5 Ma. Climate forcing in the late Pliocene is more clearly indicated by population shifts within the Omo mammal community than by marked turnover at the species level...