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Endocranial Capacity of Early Hominids

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Science  01 Jan 1999:
Vol. 283, Issue 5398, pp. 9
DOI: 10.1126/science.283.5398.9b



  • Table 11

    Specimens and measurements used in the analysis. Linear measurements are in millimeters. All measurements except Stw 505 were taken by one of us (M.H.W.) on the original specimens.

    SpecimenCranial capacity (cm3)Nasion-lambdaGlabella-asterionBasion-bregmaNasion- auricular pointBregma-auricular pointLambda-auricular pointMaximum cranial breadth
    STW 505143136.6108.510310299112
    ER 1813509138133.5991009590114
    STS 5485132.7132.41041039679108
    STS 7142812212289948876121
    ER 1470752160146104113115114139
    ER 73250697
    ER 40751091

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