Homo erectus paleoenvironments in the early Pleistocene Denizli Basin: an integrated paleontological, sedimentological and geochemical approach


Lea Rausch1, Hülya Alçiçek2, Hemmo Abels3, Amelie Vialet4, Nicolas Boulbes4, Serdar Mayda5, Sylvain Charbonier6, Marius Stoica1, Yeşim Büyükmeriç7, Anne-Marie Moigne4, Alexey Tesakov8, Frank P. Wesselingh9, Vadim Titov10 and M. Cihat Alçiçek2, (1)University of Bucharest, Department of Geology, Bucharest, Romania, (2)Pamukkale University Denizli, Department of Geology, Denizli, Turkey, (3)Universiteit Utrecht, Department of Earth Sciences, Utrecht, Netherlands, (4)Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, Département Homme & Environnement, Paris, France, (5)Ege University, Department of Biology, Izmir, Turkey, (6)Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, Département Origines & Evolution, Paris, France, (7)Bülent Ecevit University, Department of Geology, Zonguldak, Turkey, (8)Geological Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia, (9)Naturalis Biodiversity Center, Leiden, Netherlands, (10)Institute of Arid zones SSC RAS, Rostov-on-Don, Russia