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Homo platyops Leakey 2001 (placental)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Hominidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 83090

Alternative combination: Kenyanthropus platyops

Belongs to Homo according to C. J. Cela-Conde and F. J. Ayala 2003

Sister taxa: Bimanes, Homo antecessor, Homo georgicus, Homo habilis, Homo heidelbergensis, Homo helmei, Homo naledi, Homo neanderthalensis, Homo njarasensis, Homo rhodesiensis, Homo rudolfensis, Homo sapiens, Pithecanthropus erectus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore