Flores man


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Flores man

n.
Homo floresiensis.
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While that's still one theory, Brown now leans toward the more striking idea that Flores man represents a direct link to the much more ancient australopithecines, a notion that raises all sorts of interesting speculation because australopithecine fossils have never been found outside of Africa.
According to researchers from the University of New England at Armidale and the Indonesian Centre for Archaeology, the Little Lady is a representative of a newly identified human ancestor, named Homo floresiensis, or Flores Man.
Scientists have named the new species Homo floresiensis, or Flores Man.
Scientists are baffled as to exactly how Flores Man is related to us.
Yet evidence suggests Flores Man made stone tools, lit fires and organised group hunts for meat.