CLAS-SS: Human Origins, Institute of (IHO)

Research Output

2011
13 Scopus citations

Development of the SAR TT-OSL procedure for dating Middle Pleistocene dune and shallow marine deposits along the southern Cape coast of South Africa

Jacobs, Z., Roberts, R. G., Lachlan, T. J., Karkanas, P., Marean, C. & Roberts, D. L., Oct 1 2011, In : Quaternary Geochronology. 6, 5, p. 491-513 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations

Environmental implications of micromammals accumulated close to the MIS 6 to MIS 5 transition at Pinnacle Point Cave 9 (Mossel Bay, Western Cape Province, South Africa)

Matthews, T., Rector, A., Jacobs, Z., Herries, A. I. R. & Marean, C., Mar 1 2011, In : Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 302, 3-4, p. 213-229 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Evolution of the mandibular third premolar crown in early Australopithecus

Delezene, L. K. & Kimbel, W., Jun 2011, In : Journal of human evolution. 60, 6, p. 711-730 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Fossil Tragelaphini (Artiodactyla: Bovidae) from the Late Pliocene Hadar Formation, Afar Regional State, Ethiopia

Reed, K. & Bibi, F., Mar 1 2011, In : Journal of Mammalian Evolution. 18, 1, p. 57-69 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Tool-marked bones from before the Oldowan change the paradigm

McPherron, S. P., Alemseged, Z., Marean, C., Wynn, J. G., Reed, D., Geraads, D., Bobe, R. & Béarat, H., May 24 2011, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 108, 21, p. E116

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

26 Scopus citations
2010

A high resolution and continuous isotopic speleothem record of paleoclimate and paleoenvironment from 90 to 53 ka from Pinnacle Point on the south coast of South Africa

Bar-Matthews, M., Marean, C., Jacobs, Z., Karkanas, P., Fisher, E. C., Herries, A. I. R., Brown, K., Williams, H. M., Bernatchez, J., Ayalon, A. & Nilssen, P. J., Aug 1 2010, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 29, 17-18, p. 2131-2145 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

126 Scopus citations

Dental development and life history in living African and Asian apes

Kelley, J. & Schwartz, G., Jan 19 2010, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 107, 3, p. 1035-1040 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

53 Scopus citations

Evidence for stone-tool-assisted consumption of animal tissues before 3.39 million years ago at Dikika, Ethiopia

McPherron, S. P., Alemseged, Z., Marean, C., Wynn, J. G., Reed, D., Geraads, D., Bobe, R. & Béarat, H. A., Aug 12 2010, In : Nature. 466, 7308, p. 857-860 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

333 Scopus citations

"Life history space": A multivariate analysis of life history variation in extant and extinct malagasy lemurs

Catlett, K. K., Schwartz, G., Godfrey, L. R. & Jungers, W. L., Jul 1 2010, In : American journal of physical anthropology. 142, 3, p. 391-404 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

Middle and late Pleistocene faunas of Pinnacle Point and their paleoecological implications

Rector, A. L. & Reed, K., Sep 2010, In : Journal of human evolution. 59, 3-4, p. 340-357 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations

Middle and Late Pleistocene paleoscape modeling along the southern coast of South Africa

Fisher, E. C., Bar-Matthews, M., Jerardino, A. & Marean, C., Jun 1 2010, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 29, 11-12, p. 1382-1398 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

125 Scopus citations
179 Scopus citations

Shellfish gathering, marine paleoecology and modern human behavior: Perspectives from cave PP13B, Pinnacle Point, South Africa

Jerardino, A. & Marean, C., Sep 2010, In : Journal of human evolution. 59, 3-4, p. 412-424 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

117 Scopus citations

The cranial base of Australopithecus afarensis: New insights from the female skull

Kimbel, W. & Rak, Y., Oct 27 2010, In : Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 365, 1556, p. 3365-3376 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

The scale of it all: Postcanine tooth size, the taxon-level effect, and the universality of Gould's scaling law

Copes, L. E. & Schwartz, G., Mar 1 2010, In : Paleobiology. 36, 2, p. 188-203 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

18 Scopus citations

The stratigraphy of the Middle Stone Age sediments at Pinnacle Point Cave 13B (Mossel Bay, Western Cape Province, South Africa)

Marean, C., Bar-Matthews, M., Fisher, E., Goldberg, P., Herries, A., Karkanas, P., Nilssen, P. J. & Thompson, E., Sep 2010, In : Journal of human evolution. 59, 3-4, p. 234-255 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

59 Scopus citations

When the sea saved humanity

Marean, C., Aug 1 2010, In : Scientific American. 303, 2, p. 55-61 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations
2009

Fire as an engineering tool of early modern humans

Brown, K. S., Marean, C., Herries, A. I. R., Jacobs, Z., Tribolo, C., Braun, D., Roberts, D. L., Meyer, M. C. & Bernatchez, J., Aug 26 2009, In : Science. 325, 5942, p. 859-862 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

329 Scopus citations

"Lucy" redux: A review of research on Australopithecus afarensis

Kimbel, W. & Delezene, L. K., Dec 1 2009, In : American journal of physical anthropology. 140, SUPPL. 49, p. 2-48 47 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

140 Scopus citations
25 Scopus citations

Stable isotope evidence for impala Aepyceros melampus diets at Akagera National Park, Rwanda

Copeland, S. R., Sponheimer, M., Spinage, C. A., Lee-Thorp, J. A., Codron, D. & Reed, K., Dec 1 2009, In : African Journal of Ecology. 47, 4, p. 490-501 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

The Origin of Homo

Kimbel, W., Jan 1 2009, Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology. 9781402099793 ed. Springer, p. 31-37 7 p. (Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology; no. 9781402099793).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

20 Scopus citations

Tracking Ecological Change in Relation to the Emergence of Homo Near the Plio-Pleistocene Boundary

Reed, K. & Russak, S. M., Jan 1 2009, Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology. 9781402099793 ed. Springer, p. 159-171 13 p. (Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology; no. 9781402099793).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

12 Scopus citations

Understanding paleoclimate and human evolution through the hominin sites and paleolakes drilling project

Cohen, A., Arrowsmith, R., Behrensmeyer, A. K., Campisano, C., Feibel, C., Fisseha, S., Johnson, R., Bedaso, Z. K., Lockwood, C., Mbua, E., Olago, D., Potts, R., Reed, K., Renaut, R., Tiercelin, J. J. & Umer, M., 2009, In : Scientific Drilling. 8, p. 60-65 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
14 Scopus citations
2008

Correlation and stratigraphy of the BKT-2 volcanic complex in west-central Afar, Ethiopia

DiMaggio, E. N., Campisano, C., Arrowsmith, R., Reed, K., Swisher, C. C. & Lockwood, C. A., Jan 1 2008, In : Special Paper of the Geological Society of America. 446, p. 163-177 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Editorial

Antón, S., Leigh, S. & Kimbel, W., Oct 2008, In : Journal of human evolution. 55, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Editorial Announcement

Antón, S. & Kimbel, W., Jan 2008, In : Journal of human evolution. 54, 1, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Magnetostratigraphy of the eastern Hadar Basin (Ledi-Geraru research area, Ethiopia) and implications for hominin paleoenvironments

Dupont-Nivet, G., Sier, M., Campisano, C., Arrowsmith, R., DiMaggio, E., Reed, K., Lockwood, C., Franke, C. & Hüsing, S., Jan 1 2008, In : Special Paper of the Geological Society of America. 446, p. 67-85 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

Paleoecological patterns at the Hadar hominin site, Afar Regional State, Ethiopia

Reed, K., Jun 2008, In : Journal of human evolution. 54, 6, p. 743-768 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

106 Scopus citations

The large-mammal fauna from the Kibish Formation

Assefa, Z., Yirga, S. & Reed, K., Sep 2008, In : Journal of Human Evolution. 55, 3, p. 501-512 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations
2007

Carnivore competition, bone destruction, and bone density

Faith, J. T., Marean, C. & Behrensmeyer, A. K., Dec 2007, In : Journal of Archaeological Science. 34, 12, p. 2025-2034 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

67 Scopus citations

Early human use of marine resources and pigment in South Africa during the Middle Pleistocene

Marean, C., Bar-Matthews, M., Bernatchez, J., Fisher, E., Goldberg, P., Herries, A. I. R., Jacobs, Z., Jerardino, A., Karkanas, P., Minichillo, T., Nilssen, P. J., Thompson, E., Watts, I. & Williams, H. M., Oct 18 2007, In : Nature. 449, 7164, p. 905-908 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

537 Scopus citations

Edge damage distribution at the assemblage level on Middle Stone Age lithics: an image-based GIS approach

Bird, C., Minichillo, T. & Marean, C., May 2007, In : Journal of Archaeological Science. 34, 5, p. 771-780 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Variation and diversity in Homo erectus: a 3D geometric morphometric analysis of the temporal bone

Terhune, C. E., Kimbel, W. & Lockwood, C. A., Jul 2007, In : Journal of human evolution. 53, 1, p. 41-60 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations
2006

A juvenile early hominin skeleton from Dikika, Ethiopia

Alemseged, Z., Spoor, F., Kimbel, W., Bobe, R., Geraads, D., Reed, D. & Wynn, J. G., Sep 21 2006, In : Nature. 443, 7109, p. 296-301 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

227 Scopus citations

Microwear evidence for Plio-Pleistocene bovid diets from Makapansgat Limeworks Cave, South Africa

Schubert, B. W., Ungar, P. S., Sponheimer, M. & Reed, K., Nov 9 2006, In : Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 241, 2, p. 301-319 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations

Speleology and magnetobiostratigraphic chronology of the Buffalo Cave fossil site, Makapansgat, South Africa

Herries, A. I. R., Reed, K., Kuykendall, K. L. & Latham, A. G., Sep 1 2006, In : Quaternary Research. 66, 2, p. 233-245 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Was Australopithecus anamensis ancestral to A. afarensis? A case of anagenesis in the hominin fossil record

Kimbel, W., Lockwood, C. A., Ward, C. V., Leakey, M. G., Rak, Y. & Johanson, D., Aug 2006, In : Journal of human evolution. 51, 2, p. 134-152 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

113 Scopus citations
2005

3D GIS archaeology in South Africa

Fisher, E., Pyne, L. & Marean, C., May 2005, In : GEO: connexion. 4, 5, p. 40-41 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A new hominin from the Basal Member of the Hadar Formation, Dikika, Ethiopia, and its geological context

Alemseged, Z., Wynn, J. G., Kimbel, W., Reed, D., Geraads, D. & Bobe, R., Oct 2005, In : Journal of human evolution. 49, 4, p. 499-514 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations

Associated cranial and forelimb remains attributed to Australopithecus afarensis from Hadar, Ethiopia

Drapeau, M. S. M., Ward, C. V., Kimbel, W., Johanson, D. & Rak, Y., Jun 2005, In : Journal of human evolution. 48, 6, p. 593-642 50 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

69 Scopus citations

Editorial

Kimbel, W. & Spoor, F., Jan 2005, In : Journal of human evolution. 48, 1, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Sexual dimorphism in Australopithecus afarensis revisited: How strong is the case for a human-like pattern of dimorphism?

Plavcan, J. M., Lockwood, C. A., Kimbel, W., Lague, M. R. & Harmon, E. H., Mar 2005, In : Journal of human evolution. 48, 3, p. 313-320 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

67 Scopus citations

Variation in early hominin temporal bone morphology and its implications for species diversity

Lockwood, C. A., Kimbel, W. & Lynch, J. M., May 1 2005, In : Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa. 60, 2, p. 73-77 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
2004

Lucy, thirty years later: An expanded view of Australopithecus afarensis

Johanson, D., Jan 1 2004, In : Journal of Anthropological Research. 60, 4, p. 465-486 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

14 Scopus citations
126 Scopus citations

Primate communities: Past, present, and possible future

Reed, K. & Bidner, L. R., Dec 1 2004, In : Yearbook of Physical Anthropology. 47, p. 2-39 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations

Primate communities: past, present, and possible future.

Reed, K. & Bidner, L. R., 2004, In : American journal of physical anthropology. Suppl 39, p. 2-39 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2 Scopus citations