Specimen: WITS-Malapa-U.W. 88-118, Australopithecus sediba


Specimen Information

MorphoSource Identifier: S3445
Type: Yes
Sex: Female
Occurrence ID: An occurence ID has not yet been identified or created for this specimen and it has not been integrated with iDigBio

Description: Right fifth metacarpal of adult female individual Malapa Hominin 2 (MH2), paratype specimen of Australopithecus sediba from Malapa, South Africa

Notes: Laser surface scan collected by T.C. Prang

Geologic Age: Pleistocene
Absolute Age: 1.977 Ma

Institution: Evolutionary Studies Institute, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

Specimen Media

M8771, 1 file
Surface scan of U.W. 88-118
(Right) (Fifth metacarpal)