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Timeline of hominid evolution

Hominid evolution



7.0 mya

6.0

5.0

4.0

3.0

2.0

1.0

0.0



Representative genera

Sahelanthropus

Orrorin

Ardipithecus

Australopithecus/Paranthropus

Kenyanthropus

Homo

Chimpanzee-human last common ancestor



CH-LCA?



S. tchadensis



O. tugenesis



Ar. kabadbba



Au. anamensis



Ar. ramidus



K. platyops



Au afarensis



P. aethiopicus



H. habilis



Au. sediba



Au. garhi



Au. africanus



H. neanderthalensis



H. heidelbergensis



H ergaster



H. sapiens



H. erectus



H. floresiensis



P. robustus



P. boisei



Micocene



Pliocene



Pleistocene



Holocene

Timeline of hominid evolution

shared by PrateekLala on Apr 30, 2013 in Science

Timeline of hominid evolution

shared by PrateekLala on Apr 30, 2013 in Science

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A general timeline of hominid evolution based on paleoanthropological fossil evidence. Please feel free to use this for educational purposes, with attribution.
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