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Geology and Geochronology

Giday Woldegabriel, W. Henry Gilbert, William K. Hart, Paul R. Renne and Stanley H. Ambrose

in Homo erectus

Published by University of California Press

Published in print April 2009 | ISBN: 9780520251205
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780520933774 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1525/california/9780520251205.003.0002
Geology and Geochronology

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This chapter focuses on the Daka Member volcanic and sedimentary stratigraphic units. It also discusses the chronostratigraphic and lithostratigraphic characteristics, geographic distributions, geomorphic features, and the paleontological and archaeological records of the underlying Hata and overlying Herto Members.

Keywords: Daka Member; stratigraphic units; chronostratigraphic characteristics; lithostratigraphic characteristics; geographic distributions; geomorphic features; Hata Member; Herto Member

Chapter.  12643 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Evolutionary Biology

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