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MH2

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MH2
Exhibit Item
Site: Malapa
Year of Discovery: 2008
Discovered by: Lee Berger
Age: Between 1.95 and 1.78 million years old

MH2

This adult female specimen of Au. sediba discovered at Malapa Cave includes upper dentition, a partial mandible and a partial postcranial specimen. Comparison of the size of MH2 and the male juvenile MH1 shows that the species Au. sediba has a level of sexual dimorphism similar to that in modern humans.