East Turkana - Area 117 - Galana Boi (Holocene of Kenya)

Also known as ETE Locality 301, Area 117 - Galana Boi,

Where: Kenya (4.1° N, 36.3° E: paleocoordinates 4.8° N, 36.1° 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; burrowed siltstone

• ETE sed env 1: lacustrine, ETE sed env 2: . ETE event: ., ETE env comment: fluctuating transgressions and regressions
• ETE rock type adj: diatomaceous, ETE lithology comments: sands, silty diatomites

Collection methods: surface (in situ)

• ETE Size: macro; ETE reference list: 234, ; ETE museum list: KNM

Primary reference: J. M. Harris. 1983. Koobi Fora Research Project The Fossil Ungulates: Proboscidea, Perissodactyla, Suidae. Clarendon Press, Oxford, United Kingdom 2 [A. Behrensmeyer/A. Behrensmeyer/V. Egerton]more details

PaleoDB collection 21487: authorized by Anna Behrensmeyer, entered by Anna Behrensmeyer on 20.05.1993

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Taxonomic list

 Perissodactyla - Equidae
"Equus cf. grevyi" = Equus (Dolichohippus) grevyi Oustalet 1882 Grevy's zebra