"Hominin Evolution Was Caused by Introgression from Gorilla"

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Bÿrn Jaoél
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"Hominin Evolution Was Caused by Introgression from Gorilla"

Unread post by Bÿrn Jaoél » Thu Sep 13, 2018 1:08 pm

An interesting paper suggesting that Hominin evolution was caused by introgression from Gorilla


https://www.researchgate.net/publicatio ... orilla#pf8

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Re: "Hominin Evolution Was Caused by Introgression from Gorilla"

Unread post by inthedark » Fri Sep 14, 2018 11:07 am

Looks like an interesting paper. Will read through when time allows.

Thanks for posting :)

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Re: "Hominin Evolution Was Caused by Introgression from Gorilla"

Unread post by bassplyr » Sun Sep 16, 2018 11:09 pm

Reading the PDF right now. Its interesting in regards to the mitochondrial DNA introgression of the gorilla to hominin lines. Even touches on how that influenced the big toe and foot evolution.

If the theory is correct it could shed some prospective light on yowie Origens.

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