homo

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possible early Homo sapiens represented by a cranium found in the Transvaal; formerly considered a separate species Boskop man
former genus of primitive man; now Homo soloensis: comprises Solo man genus Javanthropus , Javanthropus
former genus of primitive apelike men now Homo erectus genus Pithecanthropus , Pithecanthropus , Pithecanthropus erectus
prehistoric human being, ancestor of Homo sapiens Homo erectus , sinanthropus
subspecies of Homo sapiens; includes all modern races Homo sapiens sapiens , modern man
time period during which only modern Homo sapiens was known to have existed; ended about 10,000 years BC Upper Paleolithic
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