Cooper's Cave (Pleistocene of Tanzania)

Where: Tanzania (4.0° S, 35.5° E: paleocoordinates 4.0° S, 35.4° E)

When: Pleistocene (2.6 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithified, silty lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

Preservation: trace

Primary reference: A. Turner. 1990. The evolution of the guild of larger terrestrial carnivores during the Plio-Pleistocene in Africa. Geobios 23(3):349-368 [M. Uhen/S. Paxson]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 190014: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Stephanie Paxson on 26.11.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Carnivora - Felidae
Panthera leo Linnaeus 1758 lion