Also known as Kärlich Schicht B, im Neuwieder Becken, Kaerlich
Where: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany (50.5° N, 7.5° E: paleocoordinates 50.5° N, 7.3° E)
• coordinate stated in text
When: Early/Lower Pleistocene (2.6 - 0.8 Ma)
• Level B is the second to lowest level (site goes level Jb). Dated to Latest Lower Pleistocene - Palaeomagnetism suggests between the Jaramillo event and the Brunhes/Matuyama boundary (present at the top of bed Bb). Cromerian zone I, Biharian.
Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils
Collection methods: Fauna at Karlich dates from the late Early Pleistocene to the Holocene.
Primary reference: T. van Kolfschoten and E. Turner. 1996. Early Middle Pleistocene mammalian faunas from Karlich (Kaerlich) and Miesenheim I and their biostratigraphical implications. In C. Turner , ed., The early Middle Pleistocene in Europe, Balkema, Rotterdam 227-253 [A. Turner/H. O'Regan/H. O'Regan]more details
Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis
PaleoDB collection 36006: authorized by Alan Turner, entered by Hannah O'Regan on 13.01.2004
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