Robert S Scott
Affiliation: University of Arkansas
- Dental microwear texture analysis shows within-species diet variability in fossil homininsRobert S Scott
1 Department of Anthropology, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701, USA 2 These authors contributed equally to this work
Nature 436:693-5. 2005..africanus. This suggests that A. africanus ate more tough foods and P. robustus consumed more hard and brittle items, but that both had variable and overlapping diets...
- Dental microwear texture analysis: technical considerationsRobert S Scott
Department of Anthropology, Old Main 330, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR 72701, USA
J Hum Evol 51:339-49. 2006..In this case, microwear surfaces of Cebus apella and Lophocebus albigena, which consume some harder food items, have higher average values for complexity than do folivores or soft fruit eaters...
- Craniofacial biomechanics and functional and dietary inferences in hominin paleontologyFrederick E Grine
Department of Anthropology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 4364, USA
J Hum Evol 58:293-308. 2010....
- Molar microwear textures and the diets of Australopithecus anamensis and Australopithecus afarensisPeter S Ungar
Department of Anthropology, University of Arkansas, Old Main 330, Fayetteville, AR 72701, USA
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 365:3345-54. 2010....
- Dental microwear texture analysis of hominins recovered by the Olduvai Landscape Paleoanthropology Project, 1995-2007Peter S Ungar
Department of Anthropology, University of Arkansas, Old Main 330 Fayetteville, AR 72701, USA
J Hum Evol 63:429-37. 2012..Finally, differences in scale of maximum complexity and perhaps textural fill volume between H. habilis and H. erectus are noted, suggesting further possible differences between these species in diet...
- Validation of bone surface modification models for inferring fossil hominin and carnivore feeding interactions, with reapplication to FLK 22, Olduvai Gorge, TanzaniaMichael C Pante
Center for Human Evolutionary Studies, Department of Anthropology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1414, USA
J Hum Evol 63:395-407. 2012....
- Dental microwear texture and anthropoid dietsRobert S Scott
Department of Anthropology, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, 08901, USA
Am J Phys Anthropol 147:551-79. 2012..These results reaffirm the utility of dental microwear texture analysis as an important tool in making dietary inferences based on fossil primate samples...