International Journal of Human Diversity and Evolution
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'Puech PF, Puech S, 1991: The Modified Teeth of Sinanthropus officinalis: Evidence of Animal Process. Anthropologie (Brno) 29, 3: 175-179'.
The activity of scavenging animals in an important factor affecting the distribution, preservation and morphology of bone, SEM was used to distinguish surface wear patterns of Peking man collected by Zdansky at Zhoukoudian by comparison with other Sinanthropus teeth from Southern China. With tooth marks of the porcupine, a species that accumulates bones in caves, the hominid teeth points to one agent of accumulation of the Sinanthropus fossil assemblage.
Sinanthropus - Gouge mark - Animal process

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