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Related to Sinanthropus pekinensis: Pithecanthropus erectus
Sinanthropus pekinensis(sənăn`thrəpəs pēkĭnĕn`səs): see Homo erectusHomo erectus
, extinct hominin living between 1.6 million and 250,000 years ago, possibly as late as c.110,000 years ago. Homo erectus is thought to have evolved in Africa from H. habilis, the first member of the genus Homo. African forms of H.
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