From: Keith Henson (email@example.com)
Date: Wed 29 Oct 2003 - 01:04:55 GMT
At 09:24 AM 28/10/03 +0000, you wrote:
> --- Keith Henson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > At
>09:38 AM 27/10/03 +0000, you wrote:
> > The human line's expansion into the north is (if I
> > remember correctly) at
> > least 800,000 years back. They were expanding into
> > big game areas.
>Yes, but recent data on Y-chromosomal lineages
>suggests that none of these Homo erectus and archaic
>sapiens groups have any modern decendents. Everybody
>alive today is descended from people who were in
>Southern Africa until about 135,000 years bp.
This seems to be true for Y, but I don't think it can be shown to be the
case for the rest of the genome.
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