Anthro Tools : Selected Specimen Database : paranthropus

= Very Important Specimen = Deserves Special Attention = Famous Fossil

ViewImageTagsSpecimen name Genus species Age epochYear of Discovery
KNM ER 729 Paranthropus boisei 1.5 mya Pleistocene1970
ER 732 Paranthropus boisei 1.7 mya Early Pleistocene1970
ER 406 Paranthropus boisei 1.7 mya Early Pleistocene1969

Zinjanthropus (OH 5) Paranthropus boisei 1.8 mya Pliocene/Pleistocene boundary1959
Robustus (SK 48) Paranthropus robustus 1.95 mya late Pliocene1950
SK 23 Paranthropus robustus 2 mya Pliocene/Pleistocene boundary1938
SK 50 Paranthropus robustus 2 mya Pliocene/Pleistocene boundary1938
The Black Skull (KNM WT 17000) Paranthropus aethiopicus 2.5 mya Pliocene1985
8 specimens