Meganthropus von Koenigswald (in Weidenreich, 1945)
Year: 1944
Taxonomic Rank: Genus
Lectotype: Sangiran 6
Status: Potentially valid

Weidenreich (1944) established Meganthropus with Meganthrpus palaeojavanicus as the type species, which in turn is based on Sangiran 6 as the type specimen. 

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

F. Weidenreich
Giant early man from Java and south China.
Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History, 40, 1-134, 1945