Niche Breadth

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Human Uniqueness Compared to "Great Apes": 
Relative Difference
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  1. Ecological consequences of human niche construction: Examining long-term anthropogenic shaping of global species distributions, Boivin, Nicole L., Zeder Melinda A., Fuller Dorian Q., Crowther Alison, Larson Greger, Erlandson Jon M., Denham Tim, and Petraglia Michael D. , Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2016/06/06, (2016)
  2. What do stable isotopes tell us about hominid dietary and ecological niches in the Pliocene?, Lee-Thorp, J. A., Sponheimer M., and van der Merwe NJ. , International Journal of Osteoarchaeology, Volume 13, p.104-113, (2003)
  3. Hominid paleoecology and competitive exclusion: Limits to similarity, niche differentiation, and the effects of cultural behavior, Winterhalder, B. , American Journal of Physical Anthropology, Volume 24, p.101–121, (1981)
  4. The theory of the niche, MacArthur, R. H. , Population biology and evolution, New York , p.159-176, (1968)