East Turkana - Area 250 - Galana Boi (Holocene of Kenya)

Also known as ETE Locality 250, Area 250 - Galana Boi,

Where: Kenya (3.7° N, 36.3° E: paleocoordinates 3.5° N, 36.0° E)

• basin-level geographic resolution

When: Galana Boi Formation, Holocene (0.0 - 0.0 Ma)

• ETE dating method: time_unit, ETE age comment: . radiometric intage_max, radiometric intage_min

Environment/lithology: lacustrine; siltstone

• ETE sed env 1: lacustrine, ETE sed env 2: lake_margin ETE event: ., ETE env comment: .
• ETE rock type adj: diatomaceous, ETE lithology comments: sands

Collection methods: surface (in situ)

• ETE Size: .; ETE reference list: 291, 290, ; ETE museum list: NATIONAL MUSEUMS OF KENYA

Primary reference: C. S. Feibel. 1988. Paleoenvironments of the Koobi Fora Formation, Turkana Basin, Northern Kenya. [A. Behrensmeyer/A. Behrensmeyer/M. Uhen]more details

PaleoDB collection 21437: authorized by Anna Behrensmeyer, entered by Anna Behrensmeyer on 21.05.1993

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Taxonomic list

 Podocopida - Darwinulidae
Darwinula stevensoni Brady and Robertson 1870 ostracod
 Podocopida - Lymnocytheridae