Revised age estimates of Australopithecus-bearing deposits at Sterkfontein, South Africa.

@article{Berger2002RevisedAE,
  title={Revised age estimates of Australopithecus-bearing deposits at Sterkfontein, South Africa.},
  author={Lee R Berger and Rodrigo S. Lacruz and Darryl J. de Ruiter},
  journal={American journal of physical anthropology},
  year={2002},
  volume={119 2},
  pages={192-7}
}
The Sterkfontein fossil site in South Africa has produced the largest concentration of early hominin fossils from a single locality. Recent reports suggest that Australopithecus from this site is found within a broad paleontological age of between 2.5-3.5 Ma (Partridge [2000] The Cenozoic of Southern Africa, Oxford: Oxford Monographs, p. 100-125; Partridge et al. [2000a], The Cenozoic of Southern Africa, Oxford: Oxford Monographs, p. 129-130; Kuman and Clarke [2000] J Hum Evol 38:827-847… CONTINUE READING

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