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The supraorbital torus in hominins

The supraorbital torus (or brow ridge) is a very distinctive morphological trait in most of our hominin ancestors. What purpose does this feature serve? A few theories around this topic are: Dissipation of heavy chewing forces, produced by the jaw muscles and transmitted around the nose and the eye sockets. […]
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