Image: Dental arcade of an ape, Australopithecus africanus and a modern human

Dental arcade of an ape, Australopithecus africanus and a modern human

The dental arcade is the shape made by the rows of teeth in the upper jaw. This illustration shows the difference between the dental arcade of an ape, Australopithecus africanus and modern human, Homo sapiens.

Creator:
Helen Beare
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© Australian Museum

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