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Isle of Hope (Pleistocene of the United States)

Where: Chatham County, Georgia (32.0° N, 81.1° W: paleocoordinates 32.0° N, 81.1° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: oxygen isotope stage 5 zone, Late/Upper Pleistocene (0.1 - 0.0 Ma)

• specimens are from both the banks and bed of a modern channel, suggesting that more than one bed was collected

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marginal marine; lithology not reported

• no details given
• none given

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Collection methods: bulk, sieve,

Primary reference: R. C. Hulbert, Jr. and A. E. Pratt. 1998. Pleistocene (Rancholabrean) vertebrate faunas from coastal Georgia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 18(2):412-429 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/M. Uhen] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 20604: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 18.10.1995

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