A photo from open sources To date, science knows several kind of an ancient man, such as Pithecanthropus, Neanderthal man, synanthropus … And here is a group of scientists from Japan, Australia and Taiwan discovered another species of anthropoid animals living on our planet.
Archaeologists made such a statement on the basis of analysis and studying the found human jaw (its fragment). This a unique exhibit accidentally hit the fishing net. Because the it happened near the island of Penghu (the western coast of Taiwan), then a new kind of ancient man, scientists “christened” as “man Penghu. ”
The “Penghu Man” lived about 10-19 thousand years ago. His the remains showed that this is a species of primitive unknown to the village people different from those previously found by the massive jaw. Allegedly, the Penghu Man belonged to a population anthropoid animals living in Asia maybe he arrived here from Africa in a later period. Unfortunately, one at a time the jaw fragment, scientists could not determine either gender or age found ancient man.
Researchers also concluded that the “Penghu man” is not is a direct ancestor of modern people, that is, you and me. Yes and in general, if you delve into this topic, then scientists still haven’t a mystery is revealed how suddenly a humanoid animal appeared Cro-Magnon – “Homo sapiens”. But just such finds, perhaps bring us closer to uncovering this mystery behind the family seals.