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Odd Dental Features Reveal Undocumented Primate: Previously Unknown Species Complicates Understanding of African Evolution


Science & Tech  (tags: Teeth, Species, science, African Evolution, discovery )

Sophie
- 3324 days ago - sciencedaily.com
It's in the teeth. An odd mosaic of dental features recently unearthed in northern Egypt reveals a previously undocumented, highly-specialized primate called Nosmips aenigmaticus that lived in Africa nearly 37 million years ago.



   

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