History of Prehistory
 Geochronological timescale
 Hominin Species Names
 Site List
Sites with keyword like "fire"
Mungo ~ 0.04 Ma
Kebara ~ 0.045 Ma
Abric Romani Mousterian ~ 0.055 Ma
Amud ~ 0.06 Ma
Klasies River Mouth HP deposits ~ 0.0625 Ma
Huanglong Cave ~ 0.06625 Ma
Blombos M2 level ~ 0.082 Ma
Scladina ~ 0.11 Ma
Saccopastore ~ 0.115 Ma
Sodmein Cave ~ 0.118 Ma
Pinnacle Point ~ 0.142 Ma
Kalambo Falls Acheulean units ~ 0.182 Ma
Jinniushan ~ 0.2185 Ma
Florisbad ~ 0.254 Ma
Qesem Cave ~ 0.291 Ma
Hoxne ~ 0.425 Ma
Beeches Pit ~ 0.425 Ma
Zuttiyeh Cave ~ 0.453 Ma
Ndutu ~ 0.545 Ma
Gesher Benot Yaakov ~ 0.7 Ma
Zhoukoudian Locality 15 ~ 0.77 Ma
Swartkrans Member 3 ~ 0.83 Ma
Gadeb ~ 1.075 Ma
Yuanmou ~ 1.1 Ma
Wonderwerk Cave; Major Unit 9 (Exc. 1 12a-c) ~ 1.37 Ma
Chesowanja ~ 1.71 Ma
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Species legend presents precise geographic locations and current best date estimates for late Miocene, Pliocene, and Pleistocene sites with human ancestor (hominin) fossils and archaeology. Several interactive visual interfaces allow users to generate maps and tables that relate localities, fossils, tools, and evolutioanry events with geography and time. The data content is dynamic and is updated daily, as are new interface features. This site started as a course syllabus for Anthropology 3101: Human Evolution 2 at California State University, East Bay, and grew with each quarter it was used. Now has over 200 sites and hundreds of bibliographic citations. Check back often for updates. human evolution database paleoanthropology biological anthropology database physical anthropology human origins coordinates site locations location latitude longitude age Pleistocene database Quaternary database Pliocene Holocene evolutionary history site database geochronology hominin hominidae hominid hominini acheulean oldowan middle stone age mousterian paleolithic late stone age neolithic hominin database hominin DB hominin darabase hominin dayabase hominin datavase hominid darabase hominid dayabase hominid datavase hominid database hominid fossil database human origins database hominin database hominin fossil database hominid skull human ancestor database fossil human ancestors best paleoanthropology site best paleoanthropology database best hominin database best hominid database hominin site database hominid site database coordinates map hominid site map hominin site map paleoanthropology site coordinates human evolution database human origins database fossil record database