PREMODERN HUMANS

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  1. Give the geographical distribution of Homo heidelbergensis
    Africa, Europe, India, China
  2. Give the date of Homo heidelbergensis
    1,600-200 kya
  3. Name (6) features of Homo heidelbergensis
    • Long, low skull
    • Very thick cranial bones
    • Large, prognathic face
    • Very large browridges
    • No external chin
    • Robust postcrania
  4. Name (9) features of Homo neandertalensis
    • Long, low, rounded skull
    • Occipital bun
    • Double arched-massive browridges
    • Enormous nose
    • Mid-facial prognathism
    • Small cheek teeth
    • Large, heavily worn front teeth
    • Retromolar space
    • Robust, heavily muscled bodies
  5. Give 3 examples of early misinterpretations of Homo neandertalensis
    • Pre-celtic race
    • Primitive, extinct human
    • Pathological human

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