Homo erectus

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extinct species of primitive hominid with upright stature but small brain

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And it was first spoken by Homo erectus, according to a controversial new theory.
They ruled out the hobbits being descended from Homo erectus because the former's jaw seemed more primitive than that of the latter.
Llego a la isla un australopiteco de talla pequena o la colonizacion la realizaron unos Homo erectus que despues irian menguando?
Locality: Homo erectus was the first species of human to migrate out the Africa and started burning fire.
It is conceivable that the tiny Homo floresiensis evolved its miniature body proportions during the initial 300,000 years on Flores, and is thus a dwarfed side lineage that ultimately derives from Homo erectus.
When you look across those characters where it's claimed to differ from Homo erectus, you find that the portrayal of Homo erectus is often inaccurate.
Homo habilis Homo rudolfensis Homo erectus The scientists behind the discovery claim the different lineages some experts have described in Africa -- such as and -- were all just ancient people of the species who looked different from each other.
18 ( ANI ): A new skull, found in Dmanisi, suggests that nearly half a dozen species of our early human ancestor may have been all Homo erectus.
What name was given to the specimen of homo erectus discovered from bones found near Beijing in 1927?
Findings published in the journal Nature touch on the odyssey of our ancestor, the upright-walking early human known as Homo erectus.
I tell students that we will study chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes), anatomically modern humans (Homo sapiens), and the extinct species Australopithecus afarensis and Homo erectus.
Man alive: Homo erectus were bigger and more evolved than homo sapiens.
Way back in time, we shared our planet with other species of hominid who were stronger, more numerous and better evolved - homo erectus and homo neanderthalensis.
Early human Homo erectus is known to have occupied the site at Dmanisi later.
Half a million years later, Homo erectus boasted even more grey matter and the vegetarian gut was a thing of the past.