New Fossils of Homo floresiensis


October 13, 2005

Additional fossils attributed to Homo floresiensis have been described. These fossils provided more evidence for an endemic species of small bodied Homo on Flores.

The new fossils are described in the following article:

Morwood, M. J. et al. (2005). Further evidence for small-bodied hominins from the Late Pleistocene of Flores, Indonesia. Nature 437: 1012-1017.

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