Registry of Anthropological Data Wiki
  • Data Set Title: Human Origins Database
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  • Description: Detailed information on fossil hominin specimens as well as extant hominoid specimens. Available information includes skeletal elements present for a particular specimen as well as measurements. Database contains the measurements and skeletal element information present in the Koobi Fora Research Project. This is a complete inventory of skeletal elements present for the chimpanzee collection at the Powell-Cotton Museum is included, along with annotated data sheets providing information on epiphyseal fusion, element condition
  • Data and Document Types:
  • Topics: biological/physical
  • Discipline: human evolution, human origins
  • Region: Africa
  • Country: Kenya, Ethiopia
  • Language: n/a
  • Nature of Collection: digital data downloadable from a website