- Mauer 1
Mauer 1 Catalog number Mauer 1 Species Homo heidelbergensis Age 500 k or 600 k Place discovered Mauer, Germany Date discovered 1907 Discovered by Daniel Hartmann
It is estimated to be about 500,000 to 600,000 years old.
Its characteristics include a heavy jaw similar to Homo erectus but with teeth more similar to more modern humans.
"Images of Mauer 1". http://www.mnh.si.edu/anthro/humanorigins/ha/mauer.htm. Retrieved 2006-07-14.
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