George Poisson (President of “La Société préhistorique Française”) racial classification system :


A.- Fair-haired races:

1º Nordic race.



Subrace Atlanto-Nordic (North-Western), Dalofaelid according to german anthropologists.




Subrace Dinaric-Nordic (Sub-Adriatic according to Deniker), Lorraine in Collignon system.




2º Eastern race (East-Baltic according to german anthropologists).




Subrace North-Eastern (“Vistuliene” according to Deniker, “Pre-Slavic according to Polish anthropologists).

Subrace Eastern-Uralic.

Subrace Eastern-Caucasic.


B.- Alpine-Caucasic races.

1º Alpine race.




Subrace North-Alpine (Sudetid according to german anthropologists).

2º Dinaric race (Adriatic according to Deniker).



C.- Brunette races.

1º Mediterranean race (“Ibero-Insular” according to Deniker).




2º Atlanto-Mediterranean race (“Littorale” according to Deniker).


Map. Races of Europe: