PaleoDB taxon number: 165364
Full reference: L. R. Berger, D. J. de Ruiter, S. E. Churchill, P. Schmid, K. J. Carlson, P. H. G. M. Dirks, and J. M. Kibii. 2010. Australopithecus sediba: a new species of Homo-like australopith from South Africa. Science 328:195-204
Type specimen: MH1, a partial skeleton (juvenile partial cranium, fragmented mandible, and partial postcranial skeleton). Its type locality is Malapa Cave, which is in a Pliocene cave horizon in South Africa.
Ecology: scansorial insectivore