A cercopithecoid tooth from the pliocene of Malawi

Timothy G. Bromage, Friedemann Schrenk

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A cercopithecoid tooth which was recovered from Pliocene deposits in northern Malawi is described and identified here as cf. Parapapio sp. This is the first evidence of this taxon in the geographic corridor between the East and South African hominid bearing sites.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)497-500
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Human Evolution
Issue number6
StatePublished - Sep 1986


  • Cercopithecoid
  • Malawi
  • Parapapio
  • Pliocene
  • paleobiogeography

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Anthropology


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