All posts tagged with supraorbital torus

Neandertal cranial anatomy

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The Neandertals were Late Pleistocene inhabitants of Europe, and their skeletal remains were among the first fossil humans that scientists recognized as repr...

Determining sex from the cranium

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The cranium has a very distinctive shape, which varies between people to some extent. Some features that vary between individuals in their size or shape are...

The frontal bone

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The cranium includes all the bones of the head. Altogether, there are 26 cranial bones plus the mandible. Except for the mandible, these bones mostly are fus...