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Name: Fate 14

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Cultural Attribution: Mousterian

Geochronological Attribution: Unknown stage


Taxon / Sex / Age Group

Taxon: Neanderthal

Sex: Undefined

Age Group: infans I (1 - 6y)




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Preserved Skeletal Party: undetermined bone fragment

Laterality: left

Polarity: upper

Preservation: complete

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Dating Association: Relative Dating

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Linked Files / Pages

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Giacobini et al., 1992. New discoveries of Paleolithic human remains in Italy. In M. Toussaint (ed.), Five Million Years, the Human Adventure. Liège: ERAUL. Pp. 199-205.

Giacobini G. & Lumley M.-A. de, 1984 Les Néandertaliens de la Caverna delle Fate (Finale, Ligurie Italienne). CR. Acad. Sc. Paris, Serie 2, 298 (4): 712-715.

Giacobini G., Lumley M.-A. de, Yokoyama Y. A & Nguyen H.-V., 1984. Neanderthal child and adult remains from a Mousterian deposit in Northern Italy (Caverna delle Fate, Finale Ligurie). J. Hum. Evol. 13: 687-707.

Giacobini G. & Lumley M.-A. de, 1988. Les fossiles humains de la Caverna delle Fate (Finale, Ligurie Italienne) et la definition des caractères Néandertaliens au debut du Würm. In M. Otte (ed.), L' Homme de Néandertal, vol 3: L'Anatomie. Liège: ERAUL. Pp. 53-65.

Echassoux A., D'Errico F., Giacobini G., Del Lucchese A., Lumley H. de, Lumley, M.-A. de, Perpere M. & Vicino G., 1989. Les nouvelles fouilles dans le gisement moustérien de la Caverna delle Fate (Finale, Ligurie Italienne). In M. Otte (ed.): L' Homme de Néandertal, vol. 6: La Subsistance. Liège: ERAUL. Pp. 49-58.

Lumley H. de, 1969. Le Paléolithique inférieur et moyen du Midi méditerranéen dans son cadre géologique. Gallia Préhistoire suppl 5: 14-19.

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Linked Pages: Italy - Neanderthal



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