Brow Ridge

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List Of Transitional Fossils - Human Evolution
... Primitive traits Pronounced brow ridge Foramen magnum is not positioned as anteriorly like in modern humans, giving a slightly semi-erect appearance Although reduced in size the teeth are still ... Primitive traits Still retains a heavy brow ridge and nuchal torus Lacked the complexity of modern human language, but does show increase in the Broca area ... Primitive traits Large teeth Heavy brow ridge Extremely robust build in most groups Derived traits Rounder, less broad based cranium Larger brain size, approaching (and ...

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