Image: Neanderthal 1 skullcap Homo neanderthalensis side view

Neanderthal 1 skullcap Homo neanderthalensis side view

Cast of Neanderthal 1, 45,000-year-old skullcap discovered in 1856 in Feldhofer Grotto, Neander Valley, Germany. This is the ‘type specimen’ or official representative of this species.

Photographer:
Carl Bento
Rights:
© Australian Museum

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