FHSM VP 4332
Australopithecus africanus (Dart, 1925)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Australopithecus
Phylum
Chordata
Species
africanus
Class
Mammalia
Author
Dart
Order
Primates
Year
1925
Family
Hominidae
Collected by
Shriner, B.
Date Collected
Identified By
Semken, H.A.
Date Identified
1974-04-01
Type
Number of Pieces
2
Description
cast of skull,

Locality

Lithostratigraphy

Country
South Africa
State/Province
Transvaal
County
Makapon
Remarks
Information withheld. Please contact FHSM for detailed locality information
Group
Formation
Member
Zone
Bed
Local Fauna

Chronostratigraphy

Biostratigraphy

Earliest Era
Cenozoic
Latest Era
Cenozoic
Earliest Period
Neogene
Latest Period
Neogene
Earliest Epoch
Pliocene
Latest Epoch
Pliocene
Earliest Age
Zanclean
Latest Age
Zanclean
Lowest Zone
Highest Zone