Homo spelaeus Lapouge, 1899
Year: 1899
Taxonomic Rank: Species
Lectotype: Cro-Magnon
Status: Potentially valid

Lapouge (1899) established the name Homo spelaeus for pre-sapiens populations of southern Europe represented by Cro Magnon. Campbell (1965) fixed the adult male skeleton from Cro Magon as the lectotype. Campbell (1965) noted the name as available and potentially valid.

Authorship Reference
G. V. Lapouge
L'aryen Son Role Social
L'Aryen; son rôle social, A. Fontemoing, Paris, 1899