The PEDIGREE of
Homo erectus

 
     aka Sinanthropus pekinensis, `Peking Man', `Java Man', Telanthropus capensis; Man of the (`Mode 2') ACHEULIAN TOOLKIT; invented handaxe, wooden spears

     Born:  1.8 M BC    Died:  100,000 BC


 "Child(ren)":       Homo floresiensis
 poss. "Partner(s)":       Homo ergaster
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/-- Parvorder Catarrhini   +====> [ 10]
/-- Superfamily Hominoidea (Apes)
/-- Family Hominidae (Great Apes)
/-- Subfamily Homininae  (9 M BC)
/-- Tribe Hominini (Hominids & Chimpanzee)
/-- Proto-Chimpanzee  (6.8 M BC)
/-- prob.  Orrorin tugenensis  (6.3 M BC - ?)
/-- Subfamily Homininae   +====> [ 13]
/-- Tribe Hominini (Hominids & Chimpanzee)
/  \-- Subtribe Hominina  (7 M BC)
/-- Ardipithecus kadabba  (5.5 M BC - ?)
/-- Ardepithecus ramidus  (4.7 M BC - ?)
/-- Australopithecus anamensis  (4.2 M BC - ?)
/-- Australopithecus afarensis  (3.9 M BC - 2.9 M BC)
/-- Australopithecus africanus  (3.4 M BC - 2.4 M BC)
/-- Australopithecus sediba  (3.0 M BC - 2.0 M BC)
/   / or: poss. Australopithecus garhi
/-- Genus Homo (H. habilis)  (2.6 M BC - 1.8 M BC)
/-- Homo ergaster  (2.4 M BC - 1.5 M BC)
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- Homo erectus
 

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