All kinda teeth

So we have hit a number of people with mal-eruption and extra teeth. Both are vary uncommon in Peruvian prehistoric samples.  People generally have very straight teeth, the result of breast feeding and eating a diet that requires much chewing.

Here is someone who had an extra tooth behind their upper front teeth, and very tiny wisdom teeth

This person has a mal-erupted premolar, which is sitting behind the canine and caused the upper jaw to be asymmetrical

 

Author: celeste.gagnon

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