Specialization of the Superficial Anterior Temporalis in Baboons for Mastication of Hard Foods

  • Christine E. Wall
  • Christopher J. Vinyard
  • Susan H. Williams
  • Kirk R. Johnson
  • William L. Hylander
Part of the Developments In Primatology: Progress and Prospects book series (DIPR)


Motor Unit Masseter Muscle Zygomatic Arch Soft Food Hard Object 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christine E. Wall
    • 1
  • Christopher J. Vinyard
  • Susan H. Williams
  • Kirk R. Johnson
  • William L. Hylander
  1. 1.Department of Evolutionary AnthropologyDuke UniversityNC 27708

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