HyperDic: genus_homo

English > 1 sense of the expression genus Homo:
NOUNanimalgenus Homotype genus of the family Hominidae
English > genus Homo: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
Meaningtype genus of the family Hominidae.
Member ofHominidae, family Hominidaemodern man and extinct immediate ancestors of man
MembersBoskop manpossible early Homo sapiens represented by a cranium found in the Transvaal
Cro-magnonExtinct human of Upper Paleolithic in Europe
Homo erectusExtinct species of primitive hominid with upright stature but small brain
Homo habilisExtinct species of upright East African hominid having some advanced humanlike characteristics / characteristics
Homo sapiensThe only surviving hominid
Homo sapiens sapiens, modern mansubspecies of Homo sapiens
Homo soloensisExtinct primitive hominid of late Pleistocene
Neandertal man, Neanderthal man, Neandertal, Neanderthal, Homo sapiens neanderthalensisExtinct robust human of Middle Paleolithic in Europe and western Asia
homo, man, human being, humanAny living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage
Broadermammal genusA genus of mammals
Spanishgénero Homo, genus homo
Catalangenus homo

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