Lived 400 thousand years ago in Germany, France and Africa
Belonging Order: Mammalia Eutheria, Primata, Ominidae
Distribution: Africa, Eurasia
Height: 1,50-1,60 meters, cerebral volume 1500 cm3
Physical Characteristics: It is different from current humans because of its massive skeleton, bigger forehead and teeth. They were able to create very elaborate utensils.
It was firstly found in a German area, from which it took its name. It is the first and oldest to belong to the human species. Unlike modern humans, it has a very simple social life and organization, and a very easy kind of language