Data for: Fossil herbivores and crocodiles as paleoclimatic indicators of environmental shifts from Bed I and Bed II times of the Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania

Published: 12 October 2018| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/zs3ztb7dc5.1
Silvia Ascari, Yongbo Peng, P. David Polly, Peter Sauer, Jackson Njau


This data set contains carbon and oxygen isotope values of fossil teeth of crocodiles and herbivores from the Olduvai Gorge of Tanzania, from 2.1 to 1.5 Ma and present. Materials were collected from the National Natural History Museum in Arusha, Tanzania (NNHM) and from field labs at the Olduvai Gorge collected previously by Mary Leakey.



Eastern Africa, Palaeoecology, Oxygen Isotope, Carbon Isotope