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Lucy (Australopithecus afarensis) - was named after listening to "Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds" by the Beatles when she was discovered by Donald Johanson and Tom Gray.

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Australopithecus afarensis is an extinct hominid that lived between 3.9 and 2.9 million years ago. The most famous fossil is the partial skeleton named Lucy (3.2 million years old) found by Donald Johanson and colleagues.

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Ancient footprints suggest human ancestors had several wives

The researchers believe that they belong to five members of Australopithecus afarensis – the prehuman species best known for the fossil skeleton, nicknamed 'Lucy'

WBH-021A: Lucy Skull - Light Finish (Bone Clones)

Lucy Skull with Stand (Australopithecus afarensis) | WS-BH-021A

Lucy- The first fossil discovery for use in teaching the stone age. Australopithecus afarensis