Paläoanthropologie

Selected Publications

Scherf H., Wahl J., Hubiln J.J., Harvati K. 2016 Patterns of activity adaptation in humeral trabecular bone in Neolithic humans and present-day people. Early view Am. J. Phys. Anthropol DOI: 10.1002/ajpa.22835

Konidaris G.E., Tourloukis V., Kostopoulos D.S., Thompson N., Giusti D., Mihailidis D., Koufos G.D., Harvati K. 2015. Two new vertebrate localities from the Early Pleistocene of Mygdonia Basin (Macedonia, Greece): Preliminary results. Comptes Rendus Palevol, dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.crpv.2015.05.004

Reyes-Centeno H., Hubbe M., Hanihara T., Stringer C., Harvati K. 2015. Testing Modern Human Out-of-Africa Dispersal Models and Implications for Modern Human Origins. Journal of Human Evolution, doi:10.1016/j.jhevol.2015.06.008.

Panagopoulou E., Tourloukis V., Thompson N., Athanassiou A., Tsartsidou G., Konidaris G.E., Giusti D., Karkanas P., Harvati K. 2015. Marathousa 1 – A new Middle Pleistocene archaeological site from Greece. Antiquity Project Gallery 89 (343).

Noback M., Harvati K. 2015. The contribution of diet to global human cranial variation. Journal of Human Evolution 80, 34-50.

Harvati, K., Bauer, C. C., Grine, F. E., Benazzi, S., Ackerman, R. R., van Niekerk, K. L., Henshilwood, C. S. 2015. A human deciduous molar from the Middle Stone Age (Howiesons Poort) of Klipdrift Shelter, South Africa, Journal of Human Evolution, 82: 190-196 (2015). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhevol.2015.03.001

Bauer, C.C., Harvati, K. A virtual reconstruction and comparative analysis of the KNM-ER 42700 cranium. Anthropologischer Anzeiger. doi.org/10.1127/anthranz/2015/0387

Harvati K. 2015. Neanderthals and their contemporaries. In: W. Henke and I. Tattersall (eds.) Handbook of Paleoanthropology, 2nd Edition. Springer.

Noback M., Harvati K. 2015. Covariation in the human masticatory apparatus. Anatomical Record, 291, 68-84.

Rein T.R., Harvati K., Harrison T. 2015. Inferring the use of forelimb suspensory locomotion by extinct primate species via shape exploration. Journal of Human Evolution 78, 70-79.

Harvati K., Toussaint M. 2014. 3-D geometric morphometric analysis of the Scladina Neandertal child’s mandible in a developmental context. In M. Toussaint & D. Bonjean (eds.) The Scladina I-4A Juvenile Neanderthal (Andenne, Belgium) Paleoanthropology and Context. Études et Recherches Archéologiques de l’Université de Liège, 134, pp. 215-222.

Fornai, C., Benazzi, S., Svoboda, J., Pap, I., Harvati, K., Weber, G. W. 2014. Enamel thickness variation of deciduous first and second upper molars in modern humans and Neandertals. Journal of Human Evolution 76, 83-91.

Slizewski A., Burger-Heinrich E., Francken M., Wahl J., Harvati K. 2014. Pilot study for reconstruction of soft tissues in Archaeology: Muscle cross-sectional area of the forearm estimated from cortical bone for a Neolithic sample. Anatomical Record 297:1103-1114.

Rein T.R., Harvati K. 2014. Geometric Morphometrics and Virtual Anthropology: Advances in human evolutionary studies. Anthropologischer Anzeiger 71(1-2):41-55

Reyes-Centeno H., Ghirotto S., Détroit F., Grimaud-Hervé D., Barbujani G, Harvati K. 2014. Genomic and Cranial Phenotype Data Support Multiple Modern Human Dispersals from Africa and a Southern Route into Asia. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA. doi:10.1073/pnas.132366611

El Zaatari S., Harvati, K., Panagopoulou E. 2013. Occlusal molar microwear texture analysis and the diet of the Neanderthal from Lakonis. In S. Voutsaki and S. M. Valamoti (eds.): Diet, Economy and Society in the Ancient Greek World: Towards a Better Integration of Archaeology and Science. Pharos Supplement 1, Peters: Leuven, pp. 55-63.

Slizewski, A., Shönau, E., Shaw, C., Harvati, K. 2013. Muscle Area Estimation from Cortical Bone. Anatomical Record 296, 1695-1707.

Freidline S.E., Gunz P., Harvati K., Hublin J.-J. 2013. Evaluating developmental shape changes in Homo antecessor subadult facial morphology. Journal of Human Evolution 65, 404-423.

Baab K., McNulty K., Harvati K. 2013. Homo floresiensis Contextualized: A Geometric Morphometric Comparative Analysis of Fossil and Pathological Human Samples. PLoS1 8(7): e69119. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0069119

Scherf H., Harvati K., Hublin J.-J. 2013. A comparison of proximal humeral cancellous bone of great apes and humans. Journal of Human Evolution 65, 29-38.

Osipov B., Harvati K., Nathena D., Spanakis K, Karantanas A., Kranioti E.F. 2013. Sexual Dimorphism of the Bony Labyrinth: A New Age Independent Method. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 151, 290-301.

Harvati‐Papatheodorou, K. 2013. Neanderthals. A Companion to Paleoanthropology (ed. D. Begun), Wiley Blackwell, pp. 538-556.

El Zaatari S
., Harvati K., Panagopoulou E. In press. Occlusal molar microwear texture analysis and the diet of the Neandertal from Lakonis. In: Voutsak S. and Valamoti M.S., eds. Proceedings of the Conference ‘Subsistence, Economy and Society in the Greek world: Improving the integration of archaeology and science. Peeters Publishers: Louvain, Belgium.

El Zaatari S., Harvati, K., Panagopoulou E. 2013. Occlusal molar microwear texture analysis and the diet of the Neanderthal from Lakonis. In S. Voutsaki and S. M. Valamoti (eds.): Diet, Economy and Society in the Ancient Greek World: Towards a Better Integration of Archaeology and Science. Pharos Supplement 1, Peters: Leuven, pp. 55-63.

Slizewski, A., Shönau, E., Shaw, C., Harvati, K. 2013. Muscle Area Estimation from Cortical Bone. Anatomical Record 296, 1695-1707.

Freidline S.E., Gunz P., Harvati K., Hublin J.-J. 2013. Evaluating developmental shape changes in Homo antecessor subadult facial morphology. Journal of Human Evolution 65, 404-423.

Baab K., McNulty K., Harvati K. 2013. Homo floresiensis Contextualized: A Geometric Morphometric Comparative Analysis of Fossil and Pathological Human Samples. PLoS1 8(7): e69119. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0069119

Scherf H.
, Harvati K., Hublin J.-J. 2013. A comparison of proximal humeral cancellous bone of great apes and humans. Journal of Human Evolution 65, 29-38.

Osipov B., Harvati K., Nathena D., Spanakis K, Karantanas A., Kranioti E.F. 2013. Sexual Dimorphism of the Bony Labyrinth: A New Age Independent Method. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 151, 290-301.

Harvati‐Papatheodorou, K. 2013. Neanderthals. A Companion to Paleoanthropology (ed. D. Begun), Wiley Blackwell, pp. 538-556.

Harvati K., Tourloukis V. (2013) Human Evolution in the Southern Balkans. Evolutionary Anthropology 22:43-45.

Harvati K., Darlas A., Bailey S. E., Rein T. R., El Zaatari S., Fiorenza L, Kullmer O., Psathi E. 2013. New Neanderthal remains from Mani peninsula, S. Greece: The Kalamakia Middle Palaeolithic cave site.Journal of Human Evolution



Stoneking M., Harvati K. 2013. Early Old World migrations of Homo sapiens: human biology. Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration, Wiley Blackwell.

Rein T.R., Harvati K. 2013. Exploring third metacarpal capitate facet shape: implications for early hominin hand morphology. Anatomical Record 296, 240-249.

Harvati K. 2012. What happened to the Neanderthals? Nature Education Knowledge 3(10):13.

R. A. Bentley, P. Bickle, L. Fibiger, G. M. Nowell, C. W. Dale, R. E. M. Hedges, J. Hamilton, J. Wahl, M. Francken, G. Grupe, E. Lenneis, M. Teschler-Nicola, R.-M. Arbogast, D. Hofmann, A. Whittle: Community differentiation and kinship among Europe's first farmers. PNAS, 2012, vol. 109 (24), 9326-9330.

Rein TR, McCarty LA. 2012. Joint orientation in anthropoid proximal manual phalanges: the interplay of function and phylogeny. The Anatomical Record 295:2057–2068.

Freidline S.E., Gunz P., Harvati K., Hublin J.-J. 2012. Middle Pleistocene human facial morphology in an evolutionary and developmental context. Journal of Human Evolution 63:723-740.

Harvati K. and Hublin J.-J. 2012. Morphological continuity of the face in the late Middle and Upper Pleistocene Hominins from North Western Africa – A 3-D geometric morphometric analysis. In: Hublin J.-J. and McPherron S. Modern Origins: A North African Perspective. Springer Verlag, pp. 179-188.

Frost, S.R., Schwartz, H.L., Giemsch, L., Morgan, L.E., Renne, P.R., Wildgoose M., Saanane C., Schrenk, F., Harvati K. 2012. Refined age estimates and paleoanthropological investigation oft he Manyara Beds, Tanzania. Journal of Anthropological Sciences 90:1-12.

Freidline S., Gunz P., Janković I., Harvati K., Hublin J.J. 2012. A comprehensive morphometric analysis of the frontal and zygomatic bone of the Zuttiyeh fossil from Israel. Journal of Human Evolution 225–241.

Singh N., Harvati K., Hublin J.-J., Klingenberg C. 2012. Morphological evolution through integration: A quantitative study of cranial integration in Homo, Pan, Gorilla and Pongo. Journal of Human Evolution 62:155-164.

Schwartz H., Renne P., Morgan L.E., Wildgoose M.M., Lippert P.C., Frost S.R., Harvati K., Schrenk F., Saanane C. 2012. Geochronology of the Manyara Beds, northern Tanzania: New tephrostratigraphy, magnetostratigraphy and 40Ar/39Ar ages. Quaternary Geochronology 7:48-66.

Bastir M. , Rosas A., Gunz P., Pena-Melian A., Manzi G. , Harvati K., Kruszynski R., Stringer C., Hublin J.-J. 2011. Evolution of the base of the brain in highly encephalized human species. Nature Communications 2:588.

S. Benazzi, K. Douka, C. Fornai, C. C. Bauer, O. Kullmer, J. Svoboda, I. Pap, F.Mallegni, P. Bayle, M. Coquerelle, S. Condemi, A. Ronchitelli, K. Harvati & G. W.Weber. 2011. Early dispersal of modern humans in Europe and implications for Neanderthal behavior. Nature (2011) doi:10.1038/nature10617

K. Harvati, C. Stringer, R. Grün, M. Aubert, P. Allsworth-Jones, C. Adebayo Folorunso. 2011. "Morphologie und Chronologie der Schädelkalotte aus Iwo Eleru (Nigeria, Later Stone Age)". PLoS ONE [pdf]

Benazzi S., Viola B., Kullmer O., Fiorenza L., Harvati K., Metscher B, Paul T., Gruppioni G., Weber G., Mallegni F. 2011. A reassessment of the Neandertal teeth from Taddeo cave (southern Italy). Journal of Human Evolution [pdf]

Kranioti E., Holloway R., Ciprut T., Grigorescu D., Harvati K. 2011. A virtual assessment of the endocranial morphiology of the early modern European fossil calvaria from Cioclovina, Romania. Anatomical Record [pdf]

Noback M., Harvati K., Spoor F. 2011. Climate related variation of the human nasal cavity. American Journal of Physical Anthropology [pdf]

Gunz P. and Harvati K. 2011. Integration and homology of “chignon” and “hemibun” morphology. In: (Condemi S., ed.) 150 Years of Neanderthal Discoveries. Springer, p. 193-202.

Harvati K., Singh N. and Nicholson E. 2011. A 3-D view of the Neanderthal mandible. In: (Condemi S., ed.) 150 Years of Neanderthal Discoveries. Springer, p. 179-192.

Hubbe M., Harvati K., Neves W. 2011. Paleoamerican Morphology in the Context of European and East Asian Late Pleistocene Variation: Implications for Human Dispersion Into the New World. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 144:442-453 [Öffnet externen Link in neuem Fensterpdf]

Harvati K., Stringer C., Karkanas P. 2011. Multivariate analysis and classification of the Apidima 2 cranium from Mani, Southern Greece. Journal of Human Evolution 60, 246-250. [pdf]

Harvati K. 2011. Homo heidelbergensis. McGraw-Hill 2011 Yearbook of Science & Technology. New York: McGraw-Hill, pp. 141-144.

Kaiser T., Seiffert C., Hertler C., Fiedler L., Schwartz H.L., Frost S.R., Giemsch L., Bernor R. L., Wolf D., Semprebon G., Nelson S.V., Schrenk F., Harvati K., Bromage T.G., Saanane C. 2010. Makuyuni, a new Lower Palaeolithic Hominid Site in Tanzania. Mitt. Hamb. Zool. Mus. Inst. 106:69-110.

Allsworth-Jones P., Harvati K., Stringer C. 2010. The archaeological context of the Iwo Eleru cranium from Nigeria and preliminary results of new morphometric studies. BAR International Series 2164: 29-42.

Harvati K., Hublin J.-J. and Gunz P. 2010. Evolution of Middle-Late Pleistocene human cranio-facial form: A 3-D approach. Journal of Human Evolution. [Öffnet externen Link in neuem Fensterpdf]

Harvati, K. 2010 Neanderthals. Evo Edu Outreach: Published online 23 July 2010 [pdf]

Hubbe M, Neves WA, Harvati K, 2010 Testing Evolutionary and Dispersion Scenarios for the Settlement of the New World. PLoS ONE 5(6): e11105. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0011105 [pdf]

Preuschoft, H.; Hohn, B.; Scherf, H.; Schmidt, M., Krause, C. & Witzel, U. 2010 Functional analysis of the primate shoulder. International Journal of Primatology, 31, pp. 301-320

Pitirri M.K., Singh N., Harvati K., Begun D.R., Kordos, L. 2010 3D geometric morphometric
analysis of Miocene hominoid mandibular symphysis shape. Am J Phys Anthropol Suppl
50:233.

Trautmann. B. 2010 Auffällige pathologische Befunde an zwei Individuen aus Grevenmacher (Luxemburg). Buhl, C.A.; Engel, F.; Hartung, L.; Kästner, M.; Rüdell, A.; Weißhaar, C. (Hrsg.) Beiträge zum 4. Kongress des wissenschaftlichen Nachwuchses der Anthropologie S. 44-47. http://www.freidok.uni-freiburg.de/volltexte/7603

Arnold, S., Wahl, J., Trautmann, B. 2010 Menschliche Skelette auf dem „Remswasen“ – hingerichtete Wiedertäufer? Archäologische Ausgrabungen in Baden-Württemberg 2009 S. 274-278. erschienen 2010.

Wahl J. and Trautmann I. 2010. The Neolithic Massacre at Talheim - A Pivotal Find in Conflict Archaeology. In: Schulting, R. & L. Fibiger (eds.) Neolithic violence in a European perspective. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Wahl J., Nehlich O., Price T.D., und Pusch C.M. 2010. Fürsten, Fakten, Forschungslücken – Anthropologische Schlaglichter zur Urnenfelder- und Hallstattzeit in Südwestdeutschland. In: J. Bofinger u. D. Krauße (Hrsg.), Aktuelle Forschungen zu den kelten in Europa. Arch. Inf. aus Baden-Württemberg 59, 45-51.