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  Maja District, Java
  Indonesia

Added:
november 2016
Last Modified:
november 2016

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Location description

In the Maja District, Lebak Prefecture, Banten Province, in the western side of Java Island, there is a so-calle fossil forest. The deposits in which these fossil tree trunks can be found belong to the Genteng Formation. The age of this formation was thought to be lower Pliocene.


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Directions

Maja District, Lebak Prefecture, Banten Province, in the western side of Java Island.

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Finds

Several decideous tree species, amongst others Dryobalanops.

Literature recommended by members

  • Madang, Y.I. & Kagemori, N., 2004: A Fossil Wood of Dipterocarpaceae from Pliocene Deposit in the West Region of Java Island, Indonesia
    Biodiversitas, volume 5, 1 pp. 28-35
    Added by FossilDude

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