The Liang Bua faunal remains: a 95 k.yr. sequence from Flores, East Indonesia
Excavations at Liang Bua, a limestone cave on the island of Flores, East Indonesia, have yielded a well-dated archaeological and faunal sequence spanning the last 95 k.yr., major climatic fluctuations, and two human species - H. floresiensis from 95 to 17 k.yr.11Recent excavations at Liang Bua indicate that the disappearance of Homo floresiensis and Stegodon from the sequence coincided with a volcanic eruption ∼17 ka ago - not ∼12 ka as previously interpreted., and modern humans from 11 k.yr....[Show more]
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