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Keywords:

  • Hadar;
  • Pliocene;
  • Partial skeleton;
  • Hominid

Abstract

The upper part of the Pliocene Hadar Formation, central Afar, Ethiopia, has yielded a 40% complete fossil hominid skeleton (A.L. 288-1, “Lucy”). This specimen is described in detail and selected measurements and illustrations are provided.