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
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 ...
Australopithecus afarensis. Nickname: Lucy's species. Where Lived: Eastern
Africa (Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania). When Lived: Between about 3.85 and 2.95 ...
As in a modern human's skeleton, Lucy's bones are rife with evidence clearly ... to
a single, sexually dimorphic species known as Australopithecus afarensis.
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 ...
Aug 30, 2016 ... A sculptor's rendering of the hominid Australopithecus afarensis. From 46 feet in
the air, Lucy fell out of her tree, fully conscious. She fell toward ...
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 ...
Australopithecus afarensis is an extinct hominid from between 3.9 & 2.9 million
years ago. The Australopithecus afarensis name Lucy was inspired by the ...
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, ...