Monday, January 14, 2019

More Evidence That Hobbits Aren't Dwarf Erectus

A 2018 paper from Sweden adds more evidence to the conclusion of two prior papers which conclude that:
H. floresiensis seems to be deeply rooted in the phylogeny of Homo and not closely related to Indonesian H. erectus.
From John Hawks.


neo said...

so what is the hobbit evolved from? i say Australopithecus sebidba

andrew said...

Probably, H. Habilis.

neo said...

so H habilis was the first out of africa?

some think habilis was actually an Australopithecus

DDeden said...

Thanks Andrew.

Ryan said...

We need DNA.