Pithecanthropus robustus Weidenreich, 1944
Year: 1944
Taxonomic Rank: Species
Holotype: Sangiran 4
Status: Potentially valid

Weidenreich (1944) establshed Pithecanthropus robustus based on the Sangiran calvaria and maxilla (Pithecanthropus IV). Campbell (1965) listed this taxon as available and valid, citing Weidenreich (1945). Groves (1989) ascribed authorship to Weidenreich (1944) and assigns the calvaria as the lectotype.

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F. Weidenreich
Giant Early Man from Java and South China
Science, 99, 479-482, 1944