Atlanthropus Arambourg, 1954
Year: 1954
Taxonomic Rank: Genus
Lectotype: Tighennif 1
Status: Potentially valid

Arambourg (1954) established the genus and species Atlanthropus mauritanicus based on the mandibles recovered from Tighennif Quarry (Algeria) also known as Ternifine or Palikao. See species entry for additional details.

Authorship Reference
C. Arambourg
L'hominien fossile de Ternifine (Algérie)
Comptes Rendus Hebdomadaires des Séances de l'Académie des Sciences, 239, 893-895, 1954