Ardi is the oldest (1) HOMINID fossil ever discovered. She was discovered by Tim White. Ardi is (2) 4.4 million years old. That is 1.2 million years older than Lucy. Like Lucy, Ardi was discovered in the Afar Triangle region of (3) ETHIOPIA.
Ardi was also much more complete than Lucy. Almost all of Ardi was found. She was discovered in 1992 but it took scientists (4) 17 YEARS to analyze her. The findings were released in 2009. Lucy Ardi
Ardi was 4 feet tall and 110 pounds. She was a (5) BIPED. (She walked upright) Ardi is neither a chimpanzee nor a human. Ardi (6) FILLS THE GAP between chimpanzees and Lucy.Before Ardi and Lucy