Trønder (Tronder) type


Author: Rosen Iliev

Alternative name: North Germanic mesocephal, Vestlandstypen
Origin: This is a specific mix between unreduced Upper Paleolithic survivors of Cro-Magnoid stock (Borreby, Brünn, Dalo-Falid) with Corded type. Trønder appeared morphologically Nordic type. Сharacterized by multiple subtypes.
Distribution: eastern Sweden, southern Norway, the Baltic countries, Russia, England, Scotland
Typical racial features:
Height: tall
Body type: leptosomе
Bone width: medium/great
Hair color: golden blond to dark brown
Structure of hair: straight/ wavy
Hair: highly developed
Eye color: blue / gray
Tilt the orbitae: horizontal
Skin color: pinkish white
Shape eyebrows: straight
Thick lips: small
Base of the nose: high
Shape of the nose: straight/slightly convex
Width at cheekbones: medium
Shape of the jaw: medium
Shape of forehead: moderately inclined
Height of forehead: very large
Shape of  occiput: projecting
Facial index: leptoprosopic- narrow face – over 90
Shape of the face: narrow, elongated
Cephalic index: mesocephalic- 76-80