Catalogue of Fossil Hominids Database

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Placename

Mechta-el-Arbi.

Latitude / Longitude

36.25
5.916666667

data

ID:10002
A:Mechta-el-Arbi.
X:g
B:Shell-midden, half-way between Setif and Constantine, near Mechta-Chateaudun station, on the estate of G.Mercier.
C:3615N
D:0555E
E:G.Mercier and A.Dubruge, 1907-23. American Mission of Logan Museum, 1926-1927.
F:Shell-midden.
G:Burials constituting an 'ossuary'.
H:Holocene.
I:Upper Capsian. G.Mercier 1908, La station prehistorque de Cha##teaudun-du-Rummel, Recl Not. Mem. Soc. archeol. Constantine, 41: 172-182.
J:None reported.
L:A3: c. 8500 by on basis of C14 dating of Upper Capsian charcoal from El Mekta, Tunisia: 8400 +- 400 BP (L-134).
M:Remains of more than 30 individuals, including the type skulls of the Mechta-el-Arbi race: Mechta 3(1912). adult male: cranium (i). Mechta 4(1912). adult female: cranium(f).

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