An extinct hominin known from fossil remains found in Indonesia, previously classified as a distinct species of Homo but now regarded as an example of H. erectus.
A type of early human (Homo sapiens soloensis) known from fossil remains found in Upper Pleistocene deposits in central Java.
A fossil hominid specimen previously classed as a distinct species ( Homo soloensis ) but now generally regarded as an archaic example of Homo sapiens.
Origin of solo-man
- After the Solo River of central Java
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition