10._Neanderthals

10_Neanderthals - Early Archaic Homo sapiens Homo erectus continued to evolve as transitional forms between Homo erectus and Homo sapiens sapiens

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Early Archaic Homo sapiens Homo erectus continued to evolve as transitional forms between Homo erectus and Homo sapiens sapiens . All Middle Pleistocene specimens are classified within the species Homo sapiens. There is variation within and between samples of these hominids and they are geographically widely dispersed.
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Neanderthal sites Cold weather areas
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Neanderthals: Late Archaic H. sapiens Classified H. sapiens , they are like us, yet different. Brain size larger than that of H. sapiens today. Cranium was large, low and bulging at the sides. France, 1908 - Nearly complete skeleton was found surrounded by tools and animal bones.
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Neanderthal-modern skull Comparison of classic Neanderthal & human
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Baboon Orangutan Chimp A. africanus Gorilla A. bosiei H. habilis H. erectus Archaic human Modern human Neanderthal Brain size Neanderthal
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Evolutionary Trends in the past 2 million years Early Homo to Homo erectus Disagreement on how this happened
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This note was uploaded on 03/31/2009 for the course BAA 1219 taught by Professor Glander during the Fall '08 term at Duke.

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10_Neanderthals - Early Archaic Homo sapiens Homo erectus continued to evolve as transitional forms between Homo erectus and Homo sapiens sapiens

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