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Science Advances  12 Jun 2019:
Vol. 5, no. 6, eaaw1391
DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aaw1391

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vol. 5 no. 6

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  • Received for publication November 21, 2018
  • Accepted for publication May 2, 2019
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  1. Meng Ren1,2,
  2. Zihua Tang3,
  3. Xinhua Wu4,
  4. Robert Spengler5,
  5. Hongen Jiang2,
  6. Yimin Yang2,5,* and
  7. Nicole Boivin5,6
  1. 1Key Laboratory of Vertebrate Evolution and Human Origins of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100044, P. R. China.
  2. 2Department of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100049, P. R. China.
  3. 3Key Laboratory of Cenozoic Geology and Environment, Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100029, P. R. China.
  4. 4Institute of Archaeology, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Beijing 100710, P. R. China.
  5. 5Department of Archaeology, Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History, Jena 07745, Germany.
  6. 6School of Social Science, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia.
  1. *Corresponding author. Email: yiminyang{at}


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