To which species do human beings belong?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 2 months ago

To which species do human beings belong?
 
(a) Homo sapiens
 
(b) Homo erectus
 
(c) Homo neanderthalenis
 
(d) Homo habilis
 
The question was asked by my school principal while I was bunking the class.
 
Origin of the question is Population Attributes in chapter Organisms and Populations of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 2 months ago

Correct answer is (a) Homo sapiens
 
The best I can explain: Humans belong to the species of Homo habilis. It lived approximately between 2.1-2.4 and 1.5 million years ago. It is an archaic species that lived in the early Pleistocene. Today’s human species is called Homo sapiens.