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, 2015 ... Lucy's species, known as Australopithecus afarensis, is believed to have lived
between 3 million and 4 million years ago, and is the closest ...
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, ...
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 ...
Lucy the Hominid. Australopithecus afarensis is a hominid which lived between
3.9 to 3 million years ago belonging to the genus Australopithecus, of which the ...
Nov 24, 2015 ... The species Australopithecus africanus (“the southern ape of Africa”) was first
classified based on a skull found in 1924, which seemed to have ...
Jan 1, 2013 ... At least, that's how artists present Lucy in secular museums. ... fossils ever
discovered—Australopithecus afarensis, commonly known as “Lucy.