Dictionary of Human Evolution and Biology

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Laugerie

Archaeological site found in 1872 in the Vérèze Valley in southern France, dated to 18-12 kya, and that contains Magdalenian artifacts and hominid remains, including the skeleton of an adult male attributed to Homo sapiens Cf. Cro-Magnon. The skeleton has been interpreted as resembling a modern Eskimo. Aka Laugerie-Basse (lower) and Laugerie-Haute (higher).

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