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Complete Primate Skeleton from the Middle Eocene of Messel in Germany: Morphology and Paleobiology

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Pelvis and hind limb of Darwinius masillae, new genus and species.

Photograph (A) and X-ray image (B) show the specimen preserved on plate A (Fig. 1). Note the large opposable hallux. Hind limb proportions are compared to those of other primates in see also Figure S5, and an explanatory drawing is provided in Figure 11.

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