Homo erectus

  Homo erectus  at Dmanisi; competition among predators; first hominins outside of Africa.

Homo erectus at Dmanisi; competition among predators; first hominins outside of Africa.

 
  Homo erectus  and fire.

Homo erectus and fire.

 
 Homo erectus female just inside a cave entrance, making a stone tool in preparation for butchering a deer.

Homo erectus female just inside a cave entrance, making a stone tool in preparation for butchering a deer.

 

Homo erectus female based on ER 3733

Close-up of the reconstruction of the Skull 5 Homo erectus individual from Dmanisi. Created for the Georgian National Museum in Tbilisi. Silicone with acrylic eyes and human hair.

 
  Homo erectus  male (Sangiran 17) from Java.

Homo erectus male (Sangiran 17) from Java.

 Homo erectus at Dmanisi, Republic of Georgia, based on Skulls 2, 3 and 4.

Homo erectus at Dmanisi, Republic of Georgia, based on Skulls 2, 3 and 4.

 WT 15,000, a young  Homo erectus  from east Africa.

WT 15,000, a young Homo erectus from east Africa.

  Homo erectus  (Turkana Boy, center) with Lucy ( Australopithecus afarensis ) and  Homo naledi .

Homo erectus (Turkana Boy, center) with Lucy (Australopithecus afarensis) and Homo naledi.

 
 
  Homo erectus  (Turkana Boy) with  Australopithecus sediba  and  A. afarensis  (Lucy).

Homo erectus (Turkana Boy) with Australopithecus sediba and A. afarensis (Lucy).

 
 ER 3733 skull ( Homo erectus )

ER 3733 skull (Homo erectus)

 
 Skull 3 ( Homo erectus ) from Dmanisi.

Skull 3 (Homo erectus) from Dmanisi.

 
 
 Reconstruction of ER 3733 ( Homo erectus ) in clay.

Reconstruction of ER 3733 (Homo erectus) in clay.

 
 Turkana Boy (WT 15,000), a young  Homo erectus .

Turkana Boy (WT 15,000), a young Homo erectus.

  Homo erectus  (skull ER 3733) reconstruction in progress

Homo erectus (skull ER 3733) reconstruction in progress

 
 
 Skull 5 from Dmanisi (restored cast).

Skull 5 from Dmanisi (restored cast).

 
 Homo erectus male.

Homo erectus male.

 Early African  Homo erectus  female.

Early African Homo erectus female.

 
  Homo erectu s female, based on ER 3733.

Homo erectus female, based on ER 3733.

 Homo erectus at Dmanisi, based on Skull 3.

Homo erectus at Dmanisi, based on Skull 3.

  Homo erectus  adult male.

Homo erectus adult male.

  Homo erectus  adult female.

Homo erectus adult female.