Lucy is the common name of AL 288-1, several hundred pieces of bone fossils
representing 40 percent of the skeleton of a female of the hominin species
Lucy was found by Donald Johanson and Tom Gray on the November 24, 1974,
... to a single, sexually dimorphic species known as Australopithecus afarensis.
Australopithecus afarensis. Nickname: Lucy's species. Where Lived: Eastern
Africa (Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania). When Lived: Between about 3.85 and 2.95 ...
Nov 23, 2015 ... 'Lucy' is a collection of fossilised bones that once made up the skeleton of a
hominid from the Australopithecus afarensis species. She lived in ...
Sep 20, 2006 ... Perhaps the world's most famous early human ancestor, the 3.2-million-year-old
ape "Lucy" was the first Australopithecus afarensis skeleton ...
Australopithecus afarensis, famously known as 'Lucy', is an extinct hominid that
lived between 3.9 and 2.9 million years ago. Australopithecus afarensis was ...
Nov 27, 2014 ... Might Lucy be our direct ancestor, a missing gap in the human family tree? ... She
belonged to a new species called Australopithecus afarensis, ...
Aug 30, 2016 ... ... stream bed? Lucy just might be considered one of the oldest cold cases. ... A
sculptor's rendering of the hominid Australopithecus afarensis.
Oct 30, 2015 ... A new species name, Australopithecus afarensis, was therefore created for ... '
Lucy'AL 288-1 – a partial skeleton discovered in 1974 by Donald ...
Nov 24, 2014 ... Nicknamed “Lucy,” the mysterious skeleton was eventually classified as a 3.2
million-year-old “Australopithecus afarensis”—one of ...