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Neanderthal skull at La Chapelle-aux-Saints
Mounted Neanderthal skelet at American Museum of Natural History
Scientific classification
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Mammalia
Order: Primates
Faimily: Hominidae
Genus: Homo
Species: H. neanderthalensis
Binomial name
Homo neanderthalensis
King, 1864
Range o Homo neanderthalensis. Eastren and northren ranges mey extend tae include Okladnikov in Altai an Mamotnaia in Ural

Homo mousteriensis[1]
Homo sapiens neanderthalensis
Palaeoanthropus neanderthalensis[2]

Neanderthals or Neandertals (named efter the Neandertal aurie in Germany) war a species, subspecies, or tribe o humans which accordin tae scientists acame extinct aroond 40,000 years ago.

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