Re: Speciation - how do you know?

Brent Ermlick (
Wed, 9 Oct 1996 11:46:25 GMT

Paul Crowley ( wrote:

. . .

: Even in the complete absence of other predators, a "hunting
: Neanderthal" is hard to conceive. Given the presence of highly
: effective ones such as lions, it's a total No-No. How did such
IMHO, in arctic-type conditions, wolf-pack like predators are more
effective than lion-pride like predators. This might just be my
prejudice given current-day conditions, however. But would you say
that the presence of wolf packs would make stone-age hunters hard
to conceive of in northern Siberia?

: a crazy idea ever get off the ground?

: Paul.

Brent J. Ermlick (407)331-6625