Revision of the Miocene Hominoidea of East Africa

By Andrews, P. J.

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Pp. 85-224a; 7 full page black-and-white photo-plates, 29 text-figures and maps.  Publisher’s original blue wrappers, lettered in black on the front cover, lg 8vo.  From the series: Bulletin of the British Museum Natural History (Geology) volume 30, no. 2.  This work presents a revision of seven species of Lower Miocene apes that belong to the Pongidae and the Hylobatidae.  Each species is described in detail based on previously described material and on 368 new fossil specimens from Kenya.  The diagnoses of existing species were emended to take into account the greater variability now seen to be present in each species (from the Synopsis, p. 85).  Inscribed by the author on the front wrapper.

Publisher British Museum (Natural History)
Publisher Place London
Date Published 1978
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Very good
Condition Description Bottom outer corner of the front wrapper with faint crease; a tight and clean copy in very good condition.
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