The Resource Tasmanier und Australier : Hesperanthropus tasmanianus, spec

Tasmanier und Australier : Hesperanthropus tasmanianus, spec

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Tasmanier und Australier : Hesperanthropus tasmanianus, spec
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Tasmanier und Australier : Hesperanthropus tasmanianus, spec
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Surveys early opinions on origin of Tasmanians and Australians using craniological methods; describes Tasmanian skull characteristics including elevation in cranial vault which author calls lophus and groove in rear half of sagittal suture, two types of lophocephalic skull distinguished, concludes that Australians and Tasmanians have common ethnic origin, wide distribution of Tasmanian - Australian lophocephalic type noted in Pacific area, suggests American origin; physical appearance of Tasmanian man (example of Truganina), denies Negrito or Papuan origin, hypothesis of migration from America set out, calls this race Hesperanthropus tasmanianus; physical appearance of Australian Aborigines compared with Tasmanians (skin pigment, hair, cranial form), suggests Polynesian migration interbred with original Tasmanians may have produced Australian Aborigines, calls this type Hesperanthropus; tasmanianus polynesianus (quotes Lightblood and Darkblood phratries in support), nature of migration from America, route; lists cranial forms found in Australia, Tasmania, New Zealand and islands of the Pacific Ocean, lists crania held in collections at Cambridge, Florence, London and Rome
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Sergi, Guiseppe
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Truganini
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Tasmanier und Australier : Hesperanthropus tasmanianus, spec
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Includes a translation summary
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M0051653
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Not for Inter-Library Loan
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Rp 2676
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0074016
Label
Tasmanier und Australier : Hesperanthropus tasmanianus, spec
Publication
Note
Includes a translation summary
Control code
M0051653
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Stock number
Rp 2676
System control number
0074016

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