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Chaplin G.©, Geographic Distribution of Environmental Factors Influencing Human Skin Coloration, American Journal of Physical Anthropology 125:292–302, 2004; map updated in 2007.
Uploaded on Friday 03 Feb 2012
Skin Colour Map (Indigenous People)
Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Predicted from multiple environmental factors.