CARTA: The Role of Hunting in Anthropogeny: Jill Pruetz - Hunting By Savanna - Living Chimpanzees

8/27/2018; 19 minutes

Hunting is considered a key human adaptation and is thought to have influenced our anatomy, physiology and behavior over time. This symposium explores the evidence pertaining to the origins of hominin hunting. Chimpanzees living at the Fongoli, Senegal site are the only nonhuman apes thus far that routinely hunt vertebrate prey with tools. Jill Pruetz, Texas State University. (#33574)

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