Twentieth anniversary of Homo antecessor (1997‐2017): a review

  title={Twentieth anniversary of Homo antecessor (1997‐2017): a review},
  author={J. M. Berm{\'u}dez de Castro and M. Martin{\'o}n-Torres and J. Arsuaga and E. Carbonell},
  journal={Evolutionary Anthropology: Issues},
  pages={157 - 171}
It has been twenty years since diagnosis and publication of the species Homo antecessor.1 Since then, new human fossils recovered from the TD6 level of the Gran Dolina site (Sierra de Atapuerca, northern Spain) have helped to refine its taxonomic and phylogenetic position. In this paper, we present a synthesis of the most characteristic features of this species, as well as our interpretation derived from the latest investigations. We focus on the phylogenetic interpretation of Homo antecessor… Expand

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