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 ...
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 ...
Nov 24, 2014 ... Nicknamed “Lucy,” the mysterious skeleton was eventually classified as a 3.2
million-year-old “Australopithecus afarensis”—one of ...
Sep 20, 2006 ... The skeleton, belonging to the primitive human species Australopithecus
afarensis, is remarkable for its age and completeness, even for a ...
Aug 29, 2016 ... Their work supports the case that Lucy's species, Australopithecus afarensis, was
arboreal (lived in trees) as well as terrestrial (land-dwelling).
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 ...
May 27, 2015 ... Australopithecus deyiremeda lived about 3.4 million years ago in northern ... as
Lucy's kind, Australopithecus afarensis, but is a distinct species.
Aug 29, 2016 ... Lucy was a tiny—just three and a half feet tall and about 60 pounds. When she
lived 3.2 million years ago in Ethiopia, she likely spent her days ...