The evolution of the primate foot : anatomy, function, and paleontological evidence / Angel Zeininger, Kevin G. Hatala, Roshna E. Wunderlich, Daniel Schmitt, editors.

The human foot is a unique and defining characteristic of our anatomy. While most primates have grasping, prehensile feet, the human foot stands out as a powerful non-grasping propulsive lever that is central to our evolution as adept bipedal walkers and runners. Very few books have compiled and eva...

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Other Authors: Zeininger, Angel (Editor), Hatala, Kevin G. (Editor), Wunderlich, Roshna E. (Editor), Schmitt, Daniel (Professor of evolutionary anthropology) (Editor)
Format: Electronic
Language:English
Published: Cham : Springer, [2022]
Series:Developments in primatology.
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