hominid

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gracile hominid of southern Africa; from about 3 million years ago Australopithecus africanus
large-toothed hominid of eastern Africa; from 1 to 2 million years ago Australopithecus boisei
large-toothed hominid of southern Africa; from 1.5 to 2 million years ago; formerly Paranthropus Australopithecus robustus
extinct genus of African hominid Australopithecus , genus Australopithecus
extinct species of primitive hominid with upright stature but small brain Homo erectus
extinct species of upright East African hominid having some advanced humanlike characteristics Homo habilis
primitive hominid resembling Neanderthal man but living in Africa Homo rhodesiensis , Rhodesian man
only surviving hominid; species to which modern man belongs; bipedal primate having language and ability to make and use complex tools; brain volume at least 1400 cc Homo sapiens
extinct primitive hominid of late Pleistocene; Java; formerly Javanthropus Homo soloensis
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