Homo habilis First found: Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania, 1962 Significance: The first hominid known to have made stone tools Open question: This poorly known species closely resembles Australopithecus and might actually belong in that genus instead of in Homo.
Homo Habilis -- MYO -- A species of the Hominini Tribe which lived during the Gelasian Pleistocene Era. I think this is a reconstruction of the original skull (damaged) found by one of the Leakys. Maybe someone can enlighten me.
A reconstruction of Homo habilis at the Westfälisches Museum für Archäologie, Herne. It is thought that Acheulean technologies first developed in Africa out of the more primitive Oldowan technology as long ago as million years ago, by Homo habilis.