Three Different Human-like Species Lived Concurrently in Ancient Africa

April 3, 2020 - General
A new study finds that three different human species lived alongside each other. Source: pict rider / Adobe Stock.

The oldest known Homo erectus and Paranthropus robustus fossils have been found in a hilltop cave and a new study details a critical period of hominin evolution showing that two million years ago “three different human-like species lived side-by-side in South Africa”.

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