Anthropogeny Publications Exchange (APE)

The Anthropogeny Publications Exchange (APE) is a resource for anthropogeny-related publications informing on human evolution, origins, and uniqueness. It also serves as a reference repository for the Matrix of Comparative Anthropogeny (MOCA). The number of possible additions to APE are limitless, however we have chosen to focus on those with a maximum relevance to anthropogeny using the following criteria:

  • Relevance for understanding the evolutionary origins of the human species
  • Research that informs on the origins of uniquely human features
  • Comparative studies of other species relevant to understanding human uniqueness
  • Broad interest and appeal to CARTA members
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URL Title Authors # Commentssort descending Related MOCA Topics Year of Publication Date Added Human sperm competition: ejaculate adjustment by males and the function of masturbation R. Baker et al. 0 Masturbation 1993 2016-07-20 Spatial cognition, mobility, and reproductive success in northwestern Namibia L. Vashro et al. 0 2015 2014-11-14 Reconstructing the Neanderthal brain using computational anatomy T. Kochiyama et al. 0 2018 2018-05-30
Neisseria meningitdis A. Pollard et al. 0 Meningococcal Meningitis 2009 2016-07-20
Spread of an inactive form of caspase-12 in humans is due to recent positive selection. Y. Xue et al. 0 CASP12 (caspase-12 gene/pseudogene) 2006 2016-06-28
Psychosomatic disease and the visceral brain; recent developments bearing on the Papez theory of emotion. P. MacLean 0 Morphometrics of the Amygdala 1949 2016-07-22 A new great ape with startling resemblances to African members of the hominin tribe, excavated from the Mid-Vallesian Dinotheriensande of Eppelsheim. First report (Hominoidea, Miocene, MN 9, Proto-Rhine River, Germany) H. Lutz et al. 0 2017 2017-10-23
The faculty of language: what is it, who has it, and how did it evolve? M. Hauser et al. 0 Combinatorial Capacity, Hierarchical Linguistic Structure 2002 2016-06-28 Y-chromosome descent clusters and male differential reproductive success: young lineage expansions dominate Asian pastoral nomadic populations. P. Balaresque et al. 0 2015 2015-01-28 Climatic controls on Later Stone Age human adaptation in Africa's southern Cape B. Chase et al. 0 2018 2018-01-03 Did our ancestors nearly die out? N. Ashton et al. 0 2023 2024-03-15 Loss of N-glycolylneuraminic acid in humans: Mechanisms, consequences, and implications for hominid evolution A. Varki 0 N-Glycolylneuraminic Acid Expression 2001 2012-02-28
Coalition formation in a colony of prepubertal spotted hyenas (Crocuta crocuta) C. Zabel et al. 0 Intra-group Coalitions/Alliances 1992 2016-07-19 Mosaic loss of chromosome Y in peripheral blood is associated with shorter survival and higher risk of cancer. L. Forsberg et al. 0 2014 2014-12-05
Spindle neurons of the human anterior cingulate cortex. E. Nimchinsky et al. 0 Von Economo (Spindle) Cells Number and Size 1995 2016-06-24 Evolutionary roots of intuitive parenting: Maternal competence in chimpanzees K. Bard 0 Maternal Infant Eye-to-Eye Gaze 1994 2016-07-20 Comparative Genomic Evidence for Self-Domestication in Homo sapiens C. Theofanopoulou et al. 0 2017 2017-07-11
Neue Ergibnisse uber die vergleichende histologische Lokalisation der Grosshirnrinde mit besonderer Berucksichtigung des Stirnhirns K. Brodmann 0 Association Cortex Size 1912 2016-06-27 Large-scale whole-genome sequencing of the Icelandic population. D. Gudbjartsson et al. 0 2015 2015-03-26 The evolution of cognitive mechanisms in response to cultural innovations A. Lotem et al. 0 Innovation (Language Change and Variation), Tool Making 2017 2017-08-23 Mountain gorillas maintain strong affiliative biases for maternal siblings despite high male reproductive skew and extensive exposure to paternal kin. N. Grebe et al. 0 2022 2023-02-10
Behavioral Ecology and the Archaeological Consequences of Central Place Foraging among the Meriam D. Bird 0 Home Base 2008 2016-07-18 Elevated germline mutation rate in teenage fathers. P. Forster et al. 0 2015 2015-02-19
Premature craniosynostosis-a complication of thyroid replacement therapy. J. Penfold et al. 0 Age of Fontanelles / Cranial Sutures Closure 1975 2016-06-23 Evidence for the earliest structural use of wood at least 476,000 years ago L. Barham et al. 0 2023 2023-09-26 Autism and Asperger Syndrome U. Frith 0 Autism Spectrum Disorders 1991 2009-03-06
Monkeys crying wolf? Tufted capuchin monkeys use anti-predator calls to usurp resources from conspecifics. B. Wheeler 0 Intentional Deception 2009 2016-07-18 Early evidence of stone tool use in bone working activities at Qesem Cave, Israel A. Zupancich et al. 0 Tool Manufacture and Use 2016 2016-12-05
Baboon apolipoprotein C-I: cDNA and gene structure and evolution. M. Pastorcic et al. 0 APOC1 (apolipoprotein C-I) 1992 2016-06-23 Genomic ancestry and social dynamics of the last hunter-gatherers of Atlantic France L. Simões et al. 0 2024 2024-03-22 Chimpanzees' Bystander Reactions to Infanticide: An Evolutionary Precursor of Social Norms? C. von Rohr et al. 0 Social Conventions 2015 2015-06-26 Ancient recombination events between human herpes simplex viruses S. Burrel et al. 0 2017 2017-03-29
Geographic variation in tool use on Neesia fruits in orangutans. C. van Schaik et al. 0 Food Preparation 2001 2016-07-14 Cortical Folding of the Primate Brain: An Interdisciplinary Examination of the Genetic Architecture, Modularity, and Evolvability of a Significant Neurological Trait in Pedigreed Baboons (Genus Papio). E. Atkinson et al. 0 2015 2015-04-22 Ecological consequences of human niche construction: Examining long-term anthropogenic shaping of global species distributions N. Boivin et al. 0 Niche Breadth 2016 2016-06-07 No sustained increase in zooarchaeological evidence for carnivory after the appearance of Homo erectus A. Barr et al. 0 2022 2022-12-20
Hand and Mind D. McNeill 0 Gesture 1992 2016-07-15 Population genetics: A map of human wanderlust S. Tucci et al. 0 2016 2016-09-21
Evolution of epitopes on human and nonhuman primate lymphocyte cell surface antigens. E. Clark et al. 0 Absolute Lymphocyte Count 1983 2016-06-17 Palaeogenomics of Upper Palaeolithic to Neolithic European hunter-gatherers. C. Posth et al. 0 2023 2023-03-23 A common Greenlandic TBC1D4 variant confers muscle insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes. I. Moltke et al. 0 2014 2015-10-22 New early Pleistocene hominin teeth from the Swartkrans Formation, South Africa T. Pickering et al. 0 Sexual Body Size Dimorphism 2016 2016-10-21 Humanity's Dual Response to Dogs and Wolves. A. Treves et al. 0 Domestication of Other Animals 2016 2016-07-06 Earliest modern human-like hand bone from a new >1.84-million-year-old site at Olduvai in Tanzania. M. Domínguez-Rodrigo et al. 0 2015 2015-08-19 ‘Do larger molars and robust jaws in early hominins represent dietary adaptation?’ A New Study in Tooth Wear A. Clement et al. 0 2013 2013-11-12 Metabolic constraint imposes tradeoff between body size and number of brain neurons in human evolution K. Fonseca-Azevedo et al. 0 Cooking 2012 2020-10-07
Digestion of leaves in vertebrate arboreal folivores T. Bauchop et al. 0 Food Handling 1978 2016-07-13
Neoplasia in the chimpanzee (Pan spp.). S. Brown et al. 0 Neoplasm Types and Prevalence 2009 2016-08-03 Early Humans—Not Climate Change—Decimated Africa’s Large Carnivores L. Werdelin 0 2013 2013-11-08 Philippine Ayta possess the highest level of Denisovan ancestry in the world M. Larena et al. 0 2021 2021-08-18 Brain size predicts problem-solving ability in mammalian carnivores. S. Benson-Amram et al. 0 2016 2016-01-27 Genetic Markers of Human Evolution Are Enriched in Schizophrenia S. Srinivasan et al. 0 Psychosis 2016 2016-08-16 The Motivated Expression of Embarrassment Following a Self-Presentational Predicament M. Leary et al. 0 Emotional Flushing (Blushing) 1996 2016-07-01 The genomic landscape of Neanderthal ancestry in present-day humans. S. Sankararaman et al. 0 Archaic Adaptive Introgression 2014 2014-01-30 Ostrich eggshell bead diameter in the Holocene: Regional variation with the spread of herding in eastern and southern Africa J. Miller et al. 0 2019 2019-12-12
Comparative cognitive development. T. Matsuzawa 0 Facial recognition 2007 2016-07-01
Comparative morphology of the hominin and African ape hyoid bone, a possible marker of the evolution of speech. J. Steele et al. 0 Hyoid Bulla 2013 2016-08-02 Sex differences in the structural connectome of the human brain. M. Ingalhalikar et al. 0 2014 2013-12-06 Testing the utility of dental morphological trait combinations for inferring human neutral genetic variation H. Rathmann et al. 0 2020 2020-05-07
A quantitative comparison of the hominoid thalamus: II. Limbic nuclei anterior principalis and lateralis dorsalis. E. Armstrong 0 Limbic Thalamic Nuclei Size 1980 2016-08-02 Immunosuppressive CD71+ erythroid cells compromise neonatal host defence against infection. S. Elahi et al. 0 2013 2013-11-08
The thalamus is more than just a relay. M. Sherman 0 Sensory Thalamic Nuclei Size, Size of Sensory Thalamic Nuclei 2007 2016-06-30 Out of Africa: modern human origins special feature: isotopic evidence for the diets of European Neanderthals and early modern humans. M. Richards et al. 0 2009 2016-03-14 Savanna chimpanzees, Pan troglodytes verus, hunt with tools. J. Pruetz et al. 0 Food Preparation 2007 2014-05-10 The population history of northeastern Siberia since the Pleistocene M. Sikora et al. 0 2019 2019-06-12
Alex & Me I. Pepperberg 0 Duality of Patterning, Prevarication 2009 2016-07-01
Self-injurious behavior in rhesus monkeys: new insights into its etiology, physiology, and treatment. M. Novak 0 Self-Injury 2003 2016-07-26 Prepubertal start of father's smoking and increased body fat in his sons: further characterisation of paternal transgenerational responses. K. Northstone et al. 0 2014 2014-04-02 Unexpected hard-object feeding in Western lowland gorillas A. van Casteren et al. 0 2019 2019-08-15 Southern African ancient genomes estimate modern human divergence to 350,000 to 260,000 years ago C. Schlebusch et al. 0 2017 2017-09-29
Vibrio cholerae interactions with the gastrointestinal tract: lessons from animal studies. J. Ritchie et al. 0 Cholera 2009 2016-06-28
Homosexual behavior in wild Sumatran orangutans (Pongo pygmaeus abelii). E. Fox 0 Homosexual Behavior 2001 2016-07-18 Insights into hominin phenotypic and dietary evolution from ancient DNA sequence data G. Perry et al. 0 AMY1A (amylase, alpha 1A), MYH16 (myosin, heavy chain 16 pseudogene), TAS2R38 (taste receptor, type 2, member 38) 2015 2015-02-07 Phylogenetic distribution of CMP-Neu5Ac hydroxylase (CMAH), the enzyme synthetizing the pro-inflammatory human xeno-antigen Neu5Gc S. Peri et al. 0 2017 2017-12-12 From fossils to mind. A. de Sousa et al. 0 2023 2023-12-06 Sexual Selection and the Origins of Human Mating Systems A. Dixson 0 Control of Paternity 2009 2011-03-17
Ashanti R. Rattray 0 Intra-group Coalitions/Alliances 1923 2016-07-19
N-glycolylneuraminic acid deficiency in mice: implications for human biology and evolution. M. Hedlund et al. 0 CMAH (cytidine monophosphate-N-acetylneuraminic acid hydroxylase (CMP-N-acetylneuraminate monooxygenase) pseudogene), Wound Healing Rate 2007 2016-06-24 Globally, songs and instrumental melodies are slower and higher and use more stable pitches than speech: A Registered Report Y. Ozaki et al. 0 Music 2024 2024-05-17 Large carnivore attacks on hominins during the Pleistocene: a forensic approach with a Neanderthal example E. Camarós et al. 0 2015 2015-05-27;jsessionid=DECD76285D866861B2C61492D7447248.f02t02 Natural mortality and cause of death analysis of the captive chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes): A 35-year review. H. Laurence et al. 0 2017 2017-05-30
Pigeons on par with primates in numerical competence. D. Scarf et al. 0 Arithmetic 2011 2016-06-27
Broadmann's Localisation in the Cerebral Cortex K. Brodmann 0 Frontal Lobe Size 1909 2016-07-15 Selection played a role in the evolution of the human chin. J. Pampush 0 Protuberantia Menti (Chin) 2015 2015-04-06 Learning the rules of the rock-paper-scissors game: chimpanzees versus children. J. Gao et al. 0 2017 2017-08-15 Sex, love and oxytocin: Two metaphors and a molecule. S. Carter 0 Mating Effort, Pair-bonding , Parental Investment 2022 2023-01-16
Molecular structure and evolution of an alpha satellite/non-alpha satellite junction at 16p11. J. Horvath et al. 0 Heterochromatin Content 2000 2016-07-18 Long-term genetic stability and a high-altitude East Asian origin for the peoples of the high valleys of the Himalayan arc C. Jeong et al. 0 2016 2016-06-23 The limestone spheroids of 'Ubeidiya: intentional imposition of symmetric geometry by early hominins? A. Muller et al. 0 2023 2023-09-12 Mitochondrial DNA variation in human radiation and disease. D. Wallace 0 2015 2015-09-28 Chimpanzee fathers bias their behaviour towards their offspring C. Murray et al. 0 Paternal Care 2016 2016-11-10
Sleep in infant monkeys: normal values and behavioral correlates. M. Reite et al. 0 Amount of REM Sleep 1976 2016-06-23
Timing and probability of ovulation in relation to sex skin swelling in wild West African chimpanzees, Pan troglodytes verus T. Deschnera et al. 0 Fecundability 2003 2016-07-13 Pair-bonding, romantic love, and evolution: the curious case of Homo sapiens. G. Fletcher et al. 0 Maternal Tolerance of Allomaternal Assistance , Pair-bonding 2015 2015-07-28 New Radiometric Ages for the BH-1 Hominin from Balanica (Serbia): Implications for Understanding the Role of the Balkans in Middle Pleistocene Human Evolution W. Rink et al. 0 2013 2017-02-17 Initial Upper Palaeolithic humans in Europe had recent Neanderthal ancestry M. Hajdinjak et al. 0 2021 2021-04-16
The naturally occurring cyanogenic glycosides D. Seigler 0 Food Handling 1977 2016-07-14 Gradual decline in mobility with the adoption of food production in Europe. C. Ruff et al. 0 2015 2015-05-20 Bipedality and hair loss in human evolution revisited: The impact of altitude and activity scheduling. T. Dávid-Barrett et al. 0 Hairlessness, Striding Bipedalism 2016 2016-05-27 The active grandparent hypothesis: Physical activity and the evolution of extended human healthspans and lifespans. D. Lieberman et al. 0 2021 2022-12-19