Solo man

noun
So·lo man | \ ˈsō(ˌ)lō- \

Definition of Solo man 

: a late Pleistocene Neanderthaloid man known from incomplete skulls and other skeletal remains found near Trinil in Java, usually considered a distinct species (Homo soloensis), and being intermediate in many respects between Java and Peking man on the one hand and typical Neanderthal man on the other

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from Solo river, Java

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