Table 1.

Middle Paleolithic juvenile hominins included in the present study

TaxonFossilLocalityDate, kyaPrevious age, yNew age, y
NeanderthalsEngis 2Engis, Belgium>30–502–63.0
Gibraltar 2Devil's Tower, Gibraltar30–503.1–5.84.6
La Quina H18La Quina, France45–607Unknown
Krapina Maxilla BKrapina, Croatia100–1276.5–85.9
Obi-Rakhmat 1Obi-Rakhmat, Uzbekistan759–126.0–8.1
ScladinaScladina, Belgium80–1278.5–128.0
Krapina Maxilla CKrapina, Croatia100–12710–10.5Unknown
Le Moustier 1Le Moustier, France4012–2011.6–12.1
H. sapiensQafzeh 10Qafzeh, Israel90–10065.1
Qafzeh 15Qafzeh, Israel90–1009Unknown
Irhoud 3Irhoud, Morocco1607–87.8
  • Previous ages provided for historical reference only; most sources do not explain their method for determining age. New ages determined from tooth histology in this study.