Re: Neanderthal/Human Hybrid?

Glenn R. Morton (
Fri, 23 Apr 1999 21:45:26 -0500

John Lynch wrote:

> Am I the only one wondering how we know the _spleen_ of a 25,000 old
> skeleton is modern?

I interpreted the part about the spleen, as reporter stupidity. Spleens
are not part of the skeleton and can't be part of the skeletal material.
In fact, I have never heard a discussion of the spleen from any anthro
text or article.


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