Catalogue of Fossil Hominids Database

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Placename

Garusi.

Latitude / Longitude

-3.2
35.18333333

data

ID:10178
A:Garusi.
X:a
B:NW of Lake Eyasi, on the plateau near headwaters of Garusi River, Laetolil, 40 km N of site Eyasi 1 and 2.
C:0312S
D:3511E
E:L.Kohl-Larsen, 1939(1-3).
F:On surface of subaerial tuffs of Laetolil(Vogel River) Beds. P.E.Kent 1941, The Recent History and the Pleistocene Deposits of the Plateau North of Lake Eyasi, Tanganyika, Goel .Mag., 78: 173-184.
H:Equivalent to basal Olduvai Bed II. L.S.B.Leakey 1965, Olduvai Gorge 1951-1961, Cambridge, Vol.l. R.L.Hay 1976, Geology of the Olduvai Gorge: 187, Berkeley. Stratigraphic horizon uncertain(Ed.).
I:No culture associated with hominid finds.
J:Fauna includes Okapia stillei, Archidiskodon exoptatus. W.O.Dietrich 1941, Die saugetierpalaontologische Ergebnisse der Kohl-Larsen'schen Expedition, 1937-39 imnordlichen Deutsch-Ostafrika, Cbl. Min. Geol. Palaont., 1941 B: 217-223. W.O.Dietrich 1950, Fossile Antilopen and Rinder Aquatorialafrikas, Palaontogtraphica, 99, A: 48-50. Two faunal horizons are reprtsented in the Laetoil area. V.J.Maglio 1969, The status of the East African Elephant 'Archidiscodon exoptatus' Dietrich 1942, Brevoria, no.336. 1-25.
K:Garusi 1: F=2-8%, eU308=308 ppm. Garusi 2: F=2-7%, eU308=370 ppm, N=nil.
M:Garusi 1. rt maxilla(ff) with P3 and P4. Holotype of Meganthropus africanus Weinert, 1950. Plate 16. Garusi 2. upper rt M3. Garusi 3. rt maxilla(ff).

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