selam

SELAM (AUSTRALOPITHECUS AFAREN)

 

Is a fossilized skull ad other skeletal remains of of a three year-old Australopithecus afarensis female whose bones were first found in dinkika, Ethiopia in 2002 and recovered over the following years. She is often nicknamed Lucy’s baby’. The remains have been dated at 3.3 m years older than Lucy and are remarkable for both their age and completeness.