Flores Hobbit-Like Human Picture Gallery

Hobbit-Like Human Picture Gallery: Photo of floresiensis and sapien skulls
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This chart depicts one view of the evolution and worldwide dispersal of the genus Homo. The new species, Homo floresiensis, is part of the Asian dispersals and is believed to be a long-term, isolated descendant of Javanese H. erectus, though it could be a recent divergence. The evolutionary history of Homo is becoming increasingly complex as new species are discovered.

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Photo gallery by Chelsea Lane-Miller
Chart courtesy Marta Mirazsn Lahr & Robert Foley/Nature
 
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