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A nearly complete foot from Dikika, Ethiopia and its implications for the ontogeny and function of Australopithecus afarensis

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Science Advances  04 Jul 2018:
Vol. 4, no. 7, eaar7723
DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aar7723

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vol. 4 no. 7

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  • Received for publication December 15, 2017
  • Accepted for publication May 22, 2018

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  1. Jeremy M. DeSilva1,*,
  2. Corey M. Gill2,3,4,
  3. Thomas C. Prang5,6,
  4. Miriam A. Bredella3 and
  5. Zeresenay Alemseged7,*
  1. 1Department of Anthropology, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH 03755, USA.
  2. 2Department of Anthropology, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA.
  3. 3Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA.
  4. 4Department of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY 10029, USA.
  5. 5Center for the Study of Human Origins, Department of Anthropology, New York University, New York, NY 10003, USA.
  6. 6New York Consortium in Evolutionary Anthropology, New York, NY, USA.
  7. 7Department of Organismal Biology and Anatomy, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA.
  1. *Corresponding author. Email: jeremy.m.desilva{at} (J.M.D.); alemseged{at} (Z.A.)


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