You searched for: “archaic homo sapiens
archaic Homo sapiens
Relating to or being an early form or subspecies of Homo sapiens, anatomically distinct from modern humans.

Neanderthals in Europe and Solo man in Asia are usually classed as archaic humans. According to one model of human evolution, widely separated but interbreeding archaic groups in different parts of the world evolved independently into today's physiologically distinct geographic populations.

This entry is located in the following unit: archaeo-, archeo-, archae-, arche-, archa-, archi-, -arch (page 3)