William King
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United Kingdom
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He got Ph.D in Geology at Queen's College Galway.
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He was first (in 1864) to propose that the bones found in Neanderthal, Germany in 1856 were not of human origin, but of a distinct species: Homo neanderthalensis.

Source:William King

Bibliography  :
Gotrek & Felix: The Second Omnibus.