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Title: Excavation at the Fossil-Hominoid-Bearing Locality, Site-SH22 in the Samburu Hills, Northern Kenya
Authors: YASUI, Kinya
NAKANO, Yoshihiko
ISHIDA, Hidemi
Issue Date: Mar-1987
Publisher: The Research Committee for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Journal title: African study monographs. Supplementary issue.
Volume: 5
Start page: 169
End page: 174
Abstract: An excavation has been carried out at the SH22 locality where a fossil of a large hominoid (KNM-SH-8531) was found in 1982. This site is located in the Samburu Hills, northern Kenya and dated back to upper Miocene. During the 1984 field season, a large number of new fossils were recovered at this locality. These fossils and sedimentological analysis revealed that the fossil bed at the SH22 locality may be a marginal deposit of an abandoned channel on a dried lake floor.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2433/68329
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