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Discovery of an Additional Pithecanthropus Skull

Nature volume 142, page 715 (15 October 1938) | Download Citation

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DURING the systematic search for fossil man in Java, one of us (G. H. R. von K.) discovered, in 1937, in the Trinil formation of Sangiren (Central Java), an almost complete brain case of Pithecanthropus1.

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    Proc. Kon. Akad. van Wetenschappen, Amsterdam, 1938.

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  1. Bandoeng, Java.

    • G. H. R. VON KOENIGSWALD
    •  & FRANZ WEIDENREICH

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