A female P. boisei skull recovered in Koobi Fora, Kenya
Fossil Item Type Metadata
R. Leakey and H. Mutua
Specimen/Species Time Range
~ 2.3-1.2 million years ago
Specimen Data (Morphology)
A female skull with a wide, flat face and a smaller cranial vault. The overall face is smaller than has been noted in male counterparts.
Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History. "What Does It Mean to Be Human?" KNM-ER 732 A | The Smithsonian Institution's Human Origins Program. N.p., 01 Mar. 2010. Web. 18 Apr. 2017.
- Date Added
- April 18, 2017
- Item Type
- “KNM-ER 732,” Hominid Fossil Repository, accessed September 21, 2019, http://projects.leadr.msu.edu/hominidfossils/items/show/96.