Z91 (Triassic of Tanzania)

Also known as Mandaphon type locality

Where: Ruvuma, Tanzania (10.5° S, 34.8° E: paleocoordinates 53.9° S, 23.4° E)

When: Lifua Member (Manda Beds Formation), Anisian (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• See Smith et al. (2018) for stratigraphic section, which includes 13 localities from the same outcrop.

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: surface (float),

Primary reference: L. A. Tsuji. 2018. Mandaphon nadra gen. et sp. nov., a new procolophonid from the Manda Beds of Tanzania. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 37(6 (Supp.)):80-87 [C. Sidor/C. Sidor]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 192672: authorized by Chris Sidor, entered by Chris Sidor on 15.04.2018

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Taxonomic list

 Procolophonia - Procolophonidae
Mandaphon nadra n. gen. n. sp.
Mandaphon nadra n. gen. n. sp. Tsuji 2018 parareptile
Skull and pectoral region, NMT RB167