Image: Australopithecus africanus lower jaw angled view

Australopithecus africanus lower jaw angled view

Cast of a jaw MLD 2 found in Makapansgat, South Africa in 1948 and dating to about 2.4- 3.2 million years old. The jaw comes from an adolescent male of about 12 years of age.  
 

Photographer:
Carl Bento
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© Australian Museum

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