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Molecular species identifications disagree with morphological determinations.

Note: Rebuttals to this paper are forthcoming in Southern African Humanities. I will provide them here when they have been published.

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Molecular analyses revise morphological species identifications at Sehonghong Rock Shelter, Lesotho

Any comments on the teeth wear of this sheep/goat from a Midlands site please?

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This image shows the cranium of some mammal that has been basically sliced and left in the baulk of an excavation trench by the team who investigated this site before us. This skull been interpreted by non-specialist archaeologists as being from a…

Abstract:
Criteria developed to distinguish between selected postcranial elements of sheep and goats are evaluated using modern specimens from the collections of the Field Museum of Natural History, the National Museum of Natural History, and the…