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S-W Assal (Pliocene to of Djibouti)

Also known as ETE Locality 1309, S-W Assal,

Where: Djibouti (11.1° N, 42.3° E: paleocoordinates 11.5° N, 42.0° E)

When: 1 Formation, Pliocene to Pliocene (5.3 - 0.0 Ma)

• ETE dating method: time_unit, ETE age comment: Between 2.34 to 0.8 Ma.

Environment/lithology: fluvial-lacustrine; sandstone

• ETE sed env 1: fluv_lacustr, ETE sed env 2: . ETE event: ., ETE env comment: .
• ETE rock type adj: ., ETE lithology comments: .

Collection methods: surface (in situ)

• ETE Size: .; ETE reference list: 933, ; ETE museum list:

Primary reference: H. Thomas and Y. Coppens. 1984. Discovery of Fossil Vertebrates in the Lower Pleistocene of the Republic of Djibouti. Correspondant de Academie, Feb1984 [A. Behrensmeyer/A. Behrensmeyer/M. Kosnik] more details

PaleoDB collection 22485: authorized by Anna Behrensmeyer, entered by Anna Behrensmeyer on 10.04.2000

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