Skull suggests three early human species were one

  title={Skull suggests three early human species were one},
  author={Sid Perkins},
  • S. Perkins
  • Published 17 October 2013
  • Philosophy
  • Nature
Controversial analysis of long-faced fossil proposes that Homo erectus should subsume two other hominin species. 


A Complete Skull from Dmanisi, Georgia, and the Evolutionary Biology of Early Homo
The Dmanisi sample, which now comprises five crania, provides direct evidence for wide morphological variation within and among early Homo paleodemes, implying the existence of a single evolving lineage of early Homo, with phylogeographic continuity across continents.