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Human Origins and Environmental Backgrounds

Part of the series Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects pp 71-96

The Ages and Geological Backgrounds of Miocene Hominoids Nacholapithecus, Samburupithecus, and Orrorin from Kenya

  • Yoshihiro SawadaAffiliated withDepartment of Geoscience, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Shimane University
  • , Mototaka SaneyoshiAffiliated withGraduate School of Science and Technology, Niigata University
  • , Katsuhiro NakayamaAffiliated withDepartment of Geoscience, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Shimane University
  • , Tetsuya SakaiAffiliated withDepartment of Geoscience, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Shimane University
  • , Tetsumaru ItayaAffiliated withResearch Institute of Natural Sciences, Okayama University of Science
  • , Masayuki HyodoAffiliated withResearch Center for Inland Seas, Kobe University
  • , Yogolelo MukokyaAffiliated withDepartment of Geology and Mineralogy, Faculté de Science, Centre Universitaire de Bukavu
  • , Martin PickfordAffiliated withCollège de France, CNRS
  • , Brigitte SenutAffiliated withMuséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, CNRS
    • , Satoshi TanakaAffiliated withKyoto University of Education
    • , Tadahiro ChujoAffiliated withResearch Center for Inland Seas, Kobe University
    • , Hidemi IshidaAffiliated withUniversity of Shiga Prefecture