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New fossil ape discovered near Munich, Germany

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By Laurie Milne in the group AU Anthropology Interest Group November 6, 2019 - 7:42pm

A  new fossil ape called Danuvius guggenmosi is featured in the journal, Nature, andmay be of interest to students in Anthropology 277 ( The Archaeology of Us)!   The  11-12 million year old ape  is reported to exhibit erect bipedal features millions of years older than previous discoveries  and was found near Munich, Germany. 

https://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/bipedal-ape-danuvius-guggenmosi-1.4637336

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AU Anthropology Interest Group

AU Anthropology Interest Group

A group for those interested in socio-cultural anthropology, archaeology, biological anthropology, and linguistic anthropology