By: Chris Stewart
Date: December 15th
southern apes. These were small ape-like creatures(with a height between 107cm
and 152cm) that showed evidence of walking upright. It is difficult to tell
whether these begins are “humans” or “apes”. Many of their characteristics are
A.(australopithecus) ramidus, A. anamenesis, A. afarensis, A. africanus, A .
acthiopicus, A. robustus, and A. boisei. The oldest known and identified species
million years ago. Next came A. Anamensis, A afarensis, A africanus, A.
acthiopicus, a boisei and a. robustus. Ausralopithecus boisei roamed the earth
million and 1.1 million years old. There has also been evidence that the
the australopithecus is smaller than humans, but biffer than chimpanzees. Also,
The brain size of australopithecus is bigger than humans at about 475 cubic
centimeters. This is also biffer than the chipanzees, but the brains were not
had mostly the same features with a low forehead, a “bony ridge”over the eyes, a
Australopithecus anamensis was only named in august 1995, even though it is one
of the oldest species of australopithecus(living between 4.2 and 3.9 million