Homo neanderthalensis

Homo neanderthalensis Name: Homo neanderthalensis   (cast)  

Locality: Central Europe  

Age: Late Quaternary  

Showcase: Evolution of man  

Upper and lower jaw of a neanderthal. The jaws were massive and large and lacked a distint chin. The wisdom teeth were the largest of the molars. Between these and the succeeding is a large space. This young specimen has wisdom teeth that have just developed.  

Other man in the exhibition   

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Publisert 18. mai 2011 16:00