Also known as ETE Locality 1180, grey marl, Lower Phase I grey breccia, Makapansgat - Mbr. 3,
Where: South Africa (24.2° S, 29.0° E: paleocoordinates 24.4° S, 28.6° E)
When: 14 Member (Makapansgat Formation), Pliocene (5.3 - 2.6 Ma)
• ETE dating method: time_unit, ETE age comment: "Fauna /paleomag data sugg age =~3.0 Ma,range=3.32 to 2.6 Ma"
Collection methods: ETE Size: both; ETE reference list: 955, 954, ; ETE museum list:
Primary reference: E. K. E. Reed, J.W. Kitching, F.E. Grine, W.L. Jungers, and L. Sokoloff. 1993. Proximal femur of Australopithecus africanus from Member 4, Makapansgat, South Africa. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 92(1):1-15 [A. Behrensmeyer/A. Behrensmeyer/M. Kosnik]more details
PaleoDB collection 22356: authorized by Anna Behrensmeyer, entered by Anna Behrensmeyer on 23.08.1999, edited by John Damuth
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