Spread and Evolution of Denisovans

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Emma Groeneveld
by John D. Croft
published on 05 September 2017
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Spread and Evolution of Denisovans

Map showing a possible scenario of the spread and evolution of Denisovans. On the right, it shows that Homo sapiens shares a common ancestor with the Neanderthals and Denisovans, who are sister species. There is evidence of interbreeding between these groups (after they had diverged).

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Croft, J. D. (2017, September 05). Spread and Evolution of Denisovans. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/7240/

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Croft, John D. "Spread and Evolution of Denisovans." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 05, 2017. https://www.ancient.eu/image/7240/.

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Croft, John D. "Spread and Evolution of Denisovans." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 05 Sep 2017. Web. 09 Aug 2020.

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