Looking for diagrams of human evolution

maff maff91 at yahoo.com
Tue Aug 13 02:08:25 EST 2002


"Robert" <judaismfaqs at yahoo.com.spammenot> wrote in message news:<z_P59.8666$Ke2.742268 at bgtnsc04-news.ops.worldnet.att.net>...
> Could anyone point me to some diagrams or graphics online which show the
> following:
> 
> (A) A representation of how gorillas, chimpanzees, orangutangs, etc. and
> humans are related in evolutionary terms. This may also show info from (B)
> below.
> 
> (B) A representation of how the various ancestors of modern humans evolved,
> which branches led to us, and also happens to show a few of the other
> no-longer-existing branches. A graph of this may include info on (A) above.
> 
> Ideally I am looking for diagrams made in the last few years, so that they
> have been constructed using the latest information (DNA analysis,
> cladograms, etc.)
> 
> I already have the wonderful 1993 edition of "The Book of Life" edited by
> Stephen Jay Gould, however this edition is a bit out of date. (Does anyone
> know if the second 2001 edition has changed any of the books graphs?)
> 
> Any suggestions would be much appreciated!

http://tolweb.org/tree?group=Homo_Homo_sapiens&contgroup=Homo

http://tolweb.org/tree?group=Homo&contgroup=Hominidae

http://tolweb.org/tree?group=Hominidae&contgroup=Catarrhini

http://tolweb.org/tree?group=Catarrhini&contgroup=Primates

http://tolweb.org/tree?group=Primates&contgroup=Eutheria

http://tolweb.org/tree?group=Eutheria&contgroup=Mammalia

> 
> Robert




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