History of Prehistory
 Geochronological timescale
 Hominin Species Names
 Site List
Sites about 1.8 to 2.4 million years old:
Kanjera ~ 1.35 Ma
Wonderwerk Cave; Major Unit 8 (Exc. 1 11) ~ 1.37 Ma
Wonderwerk Cave; Major Unit 9 (Exc. 1 12a-c) ~ 1.37 Ma
Vaal River Rietputs Formation ~ 1.615 Ma
Coopers Cave ~ 1.65 Ma
Chesowanja ~ 1.71 Ma
Koobi Fora KBS Member ~ 1.745 Ma
Kromdraai ~ 1.75 Ma
Kokiselei KS4 ~ 1.765 Ma
Lezignan-le-Cebe ~ 1.785 Ma
Konso Turuho Member ~ 1.815 Ma
Omo Member H ~ 1.82 Ma
Swartkrans Member 1 (Hanging remnant and Lower Bank) ~ 1.83 Ma
Drimolen ~ 1.83 Ma
Koobi Fora Area 123 ~ 1.86 Ma
Malapa Cave ~ 1.865 Ma
Nyabusosi ~ 1.9 Ma
Olduvai Gorge Bed I ~ 1.91 Ma
Sterkfontein Member 5 ~ 1.95 Ma
Konso Sorobo Member ~ 1.955 Ma
Ain Hanech ~ 2.1 Ma
Omo Member G ~ 2.105 Ma
Koobi Fora Burgi Member ~ 2.28 Ma
Lokalalei LA1 ~ 2.34 Ma
Lokalalei LA2C ~ 2.34 Ma
Omo Member F ~ 2.345 Ma
Hadar Busidima- Upper Kadar Hadar Member ~ 2.365 Ma
Omo Member E ~ 2.38 Ma
Chiwondo Beds Uraha ~ 2.4 Ma
Chemeron BPRP#2 (EAGRU site JM85) ~ 2.421 Ma
Laetoli Garusi Upper Ndolanya Beds ~ 2.48 Ma
Taung ~ 2.5 Ma
Sterkfontein Member 4 ~ 2.84 Ma
Sterkfontein Member 2 ~ 3.065 Ma
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