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Lynch's Crater L3 iii (Pleistocene to of Australia)

Also known as 1850 - 1450 cm

Where: Queensland, Australia (17.4° S, 145.7° E: paleocoordinates 17.4° S, 145.7° E)

• coordinate stated in text

When: Middle Pleistocene to Middle Pleistocene (0.8 - 0.0 Ma)

• Marine isotope record SPECMAP

Environment/lithology: crater lake; lithology not reported

• Lake sediment

Size class: microfossils

Preservation: original sporopollenin

Collection methods: core, chemical, acetic, hydroflouric

• Pollen was counted until at least 150 grains of arboreal taxa had been recorded.

Primary reference: A. P. Kershaw, S. C. Bretherton, and S. Kaars. 2007. A complete pollen record of the last 230 ka from Lynch's Crater, north-eastern Australia. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 251(1):23-45 [C. Jaramillo/C. Jaramillo] more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 168896: authorized by Carlos Jaramillo, entered by Carlos Jaramillo on 03.05.2015

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