Alternative combinations: Dryopithecus giganteus, Indopithecus giganteus
Full reference: G. E. Pilgrim. 1915. New Siwalik primates and their bearing on the question of the evolution of man and the anthropoidea. Records of the Geological Survey of India 45:1-74
See also Simons and Pilbeam 1971
Type specimen: GSI D175, a tooth (right lower third molar).
Distribution: there are no occurrences of Gigantopithecus giganteus in the database
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