Atapuerca fossil excavation, Gran Dolina

Atapuerca fossil excavation, Gran Dolina

C015/7055 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.0MB

Downloadable file size: 4.4MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator



Caption: Atapuerca fossil excavation. Researchers carrying out excavations for human and animal fossils at the TD-4 level in the Gran Dolina site in the Sierra de Atapuerca foothills near Burgos, Spain. The Atapuerca fossil sites are a UNESCO World Heritage Site, containing the earliest human remains found in Europe (level TD-6). The TD-4 level (900,000 years old) contains evidence of human habitation (such as stone tools), but fewer fossils than in other layers. Animal fossils found here include a prehistoric jaguar jaw bone and various bear fossils.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: 21st century, adult, anthropological, anthropologist, anthropologists, anthropology, atapuerca, caucasian, cave, deep, digging, discovering, europe, european, evolutionary, excavating, excavation, field work, fieldwork, fossil, fossil human, fossil man, fossils, gran dolina, hispanic, historical, history, homo heidelbergensis, human, human evolution, layer, layers, palaeoanthropologist, palaeoanthropologists, palaeoanthropology, palaeoathropological, palaeontologist, palaeontologists, paleoanthropologist, paleoanthropologists, paleoathropological, paleoathropology, paleontologist, paleontologists, people, person, pit, research, researcher, researchers, scientist, scientists, sierra de atapuerca, site, spain, spanish, strata, stratum, surveying, surveyor, td-4, td4, trench, unesco world heritage site, white

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.