Rhodesian man(redirected from Broken Hill 1 cranium)
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Related to Broken Hill 1 cranium: Rhodesian man, Kabwe cranium
Rhodesian man:see Neanderthal manNeanderthal man
or Neandertal man
, a species of Homo, the genus to which contemporary humans belong, known as H. neandertalensis after Neanderthal (now Neandertal), Germany, the valley where the first specimen was found.
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Rhodesian man[rō′dē·zhən ′man]
A type of fossil man inhabiting southern and central Africa during the late Pleistocene; the skull was large and low, marked by massive browridges, with a cranial capacity of 1300 cubic centimeters or less.