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Modelling hominin evolution requires accurate hominin data

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C.S.M. wrote the initial draft of the paper. K.D.P. carried out the re-analysis of geochronological data. C.S.M., K.D.P., D.S.S. and F.E.G. compiled data and contributed to the writing and revision of the submitted version of the manuscript.

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Supplementary Table 2 Hominin first and last appearance dates and Table 3 Differences in divergence date estimates.

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Mongle, C.S., Pugh, K.D., Strait, D.S. et al. Modelling hominin evolution requires accurate hominin data. Nat Ecol Evol 6, 1090–1091 (2022).

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