Little Tugela River (Permian to of South Africa)

Where: KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa (28.8° S, 30.0° E: paleocoordinates 65.7° S, 16.4° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Daptocephalus or Dicynodon Assemblage Zone other zone, Wuchiapingian to Wuchiapingian (259.9 - 252.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: A. S. Brink. 1954. On the Whatsiidae, a family of therocephalian mammal-like reptiles. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa 34(1):43-59 [R. Butler/R. Butler]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 179618: authorized by Richard Butler, entered by Richard Butler on 22.06.2016, edited by Grace Varnham

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Taxonomic list

 Therapsida -
Vetusodon elikhulu n. gen. n. sp.
Vetusodon elikhulu n. gen. n. sp. Abdala et al. 2019 cynodont
BP/1/7971 (type)
 Therocephalia - Akidnognathidae
"Moschorhinus warreni n. sp." = Moschorhinus kitchingi
"Moschorhinus warreni n. sp." = Moschorhinus kitchingi Broom 1920 therapsid
Natal Museum specimen, snout