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20 mln-year-old ape skull discovered in NE Uganda

08-03-2011 16:49 BJT

Images of a sub-complete skull of a fossil ape are projected on a wall during a news conference in Uganda's capital Kampala August 2, 2011. Ugandan and French scientists have discovered a fossil of a skull of a tree-climbing ape from about 20 million years ago in Uganda's Karamoja region, the team said on Tuesday. (Xinhua/Reuters Photo)

 

Dr. Martin Pickford displays a sub-complete skull of a fossil ape found in Karamoja region, northeast of Uganda's capital Kampala, during a news conference in Kampala August 2, 2011. Ugandan and French scientists have discovered a fossil of a skull of a tree-climbing ape from about 20 million years ago in Uganda's Karamoja region, the team said on Tuesday. (Xinhua/Reuters Photo)

 

An ancient ape skull fossil seen on display in Kampala , Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2011. (Xinhua/Reuters Photo)

 

Editor:Wang Xiaomei |Source: Xinhua

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