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Calvert, A., K. Flammer, A. Hayes, C. Ibarra, T. Lin, D. Lowen, M. Pevey,M. Thompson, S. Vivelo, B. Wheelis, & H. Gilbert. 2017. Species naming and current status of Orrorin tugenensis. Accessed from the Human Fossil Record Database at fossilized.org on March 27, 2017 .

 Orrorin tugenensis

Original diagnosis:

Date of Publication:  2001
Authors: Brigitte Senut, Martin Pickford, Dominique Gommery, Pierre Meind, Kiptalam Cheboie and Yves Coppens
Holotype: BAR 1000′00, mandibule fragmentaire en deux morceaux; BAR 1000a′00 : fragment de mandibule gauche, avec M2–3 et BAR 1000b′00 : fragment de mandibule droite avec M3.
Citation: First hominid from the Miocene (Lukeino Formation, Kenya)Premier hominidé du Miocène (formation de Lukeino, Kenya). Comptes Rendus de l’Académie des Sciences - Series IIA - Earth and Planetary Science Volume 332, Issue 2, 30 January 2001, Pages 137-144
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Sites that have fossils assigned to tugenensis


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