Homo neanderthalensis

Dublin Core

Title

Homo neanderthalensis

Source

Johanson, D. T.,& Edgar, B. (1996) From Lucy to Language. New York: Simon & Schuster Editions

Fossil Item Type Metadata

Discoverer(s)

Amadee and Jean Bouyssonie and Josef Bonneval

Specimen Name/Nickname

La Chepelle- Aux- Saints

Location (Country)

France

Site (Name)

Bouffia Bonneval

Discovery Date

August 3, 1908

Specimen/Species Time Range

50,000 years

Specimen Data (Morphology)

This is an adult male skeleton. He is nearly toothless. His cranial capacity is 1625cc. The cranium has a flat base, and the larynx is said to be to high for vowel production.

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Date Added
April 17, 2017
Collection
Early Homo Group 3
Item Type
Fossil
Citation
“Homo neanderthalensis,” Hominid Fossil Repository, accessed September 21, 2019, http://projects.leadr.msu.edu/hominidfossils/items/show/77.