Temporal range: Miocene
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Primates
Superfamily: Hominoidea
Epifamily: Proconsuloidae
Family: Proconsulidae
Subfamily: Afropithecinae
Genus: Afropithecus
Species: A. turkanensis
Binomial name
Afropithecus turkanensis
Leakey and Leakey, 1986

Afropithecus turkanensis was a Miocene hominoid. It was excavated near Lake Turkana, and was named by Richard and Meave Leakey.

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