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The primate fossil record

Author: Walter Carl Hartwig
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2002.
Series: Cambridge studies in biological and evolutionary anthropology, 33.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Primate Fossil Record is an important new reference work exploring the history of the discovery and interpretation of primate fossils. Profusely illustrated and up to date, it ranges from primate  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Carl Hartwig
ISBN: 0521663156 9780521663151 9780521081412 0521081416
OCLC Number: 47254191
Description: xiv, 530 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: The origin of primates / David Tab Rasmussen --
The earliest fossil primates and the evolution of prosimians / Herbert H. Covert --
Adapiformes: phylogeny and adaptation / Daniel L Gebo --
Tarsiiformes: evolutionary history and adaptation / Gregg F. Gunnell and Kenneth D. Rose --
Fossil lorisoids / Erica M. Phillips and Alan Walker --
Quaternary fossil lemurs / Laurie R. Godfrey and William L. Jungers --
The origin and diversification of anthropoid primates: introduction / Marian Dagosto --
Basal anthropoids / K. Christopher Beard --
Platyrrhine paleontology and systematics: the paradigm shifts / Alfred L. Rosenberger --
Early platyrrhines of southern South America / John G. Fleagle and Marcelo F. Tejedor --
Miocene platyrrhines of the northern neotropics / Walter Carl Hartwig and D. Jeffrey Meldrum --
Extinct Quaternary platyrrhines of the Greater Antilles and Brazil / Ross D.E. MacPhee and Ines Horovitz --
Early catarrhines of the African Eocene and Oligocene / David Tab Rasmussen --
The Pliopithecoidea / David Begun --
The Victoriapithecidae, Cercopithecoidea / Brenda Benefit and Monte L. McCrossin --
Fossil Old World monkeys: the Late Neogene radiation / Nina G. Jablonski --
Perspectives on the Miocene Hominoidea / David R. Pilbeam --
Late Oligocene to Middle Miocene catarrhines from Afro-Arabia / Terry Harrison --
European hominoids / David Begun --
The hominoid radiation in Asia / Jay Kelley --
Middle and Late Miocene African hominoids / Steven C. Ward and Dana Duren --
Introduction to the fossil record of human ancestry / Henry M. McHenry --
Earliest hominids / Tim D. White --
Early genus Homo / Holly Dunsworth and Alan Walker --
Migrations, radiations and continuity: patterns in the evolution of Middle and Late Pleistocene humans / Fred Smith.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in biological and evolutionary anthropology, 33.
Responsibility: edited by Walter Carl Hartwig.
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