Late Neandertals and the intentional removal of feathers as evidenced from bird bone taphonomy at Fumane Cave 44 ky B.P., Italy

Autori: Peresani M., Fiore I., Gala M., Romandini M., Tagliacozzo A. Abstract: A large and varied avifaunal bone assemblage from the final Mousterianlevels ofGrotta di Fumane,northernItaly, revealsunusual human modifications on species that are not clearly relatable to feeding or utilitarian uses (i.e., lammergeier, Eurasian black vulture, golden eagle, red-footed falcon, common wood pigeon, and Alpine […]