Coalsack Bluff, Transantarctic Mountains (Triassic of Antarctica)

Where: Antarctica (84.3° S, 162.3° E: paleocoordinates 79.7° S, 74.6° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Fremouw Formation, Early/Lower Triassic (252.2 - 247.2 Ma)

• Lower part of the Fremouw Formation

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: "channel"; siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the AMNH

Primary reference: E. H. Colbert and J. W. Cosgriff. 1974. Labyrinthodont amphibians from Antarctica. American Museum Novitates 2552:1-30 [R. Butler/R. Butler]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 136394: authorized by Richard Butler, entered by Richard Butler on 27.11.2012

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Taxonomic list

Osteichthyes
 Temnospondyli -
Temnospondyli indet. von Zittel 1887 tetrapod
AMNH 9330
Cryobatrachus kitchingi Colbert and Cosgriff 1974 tetrapod
AMNH 9331, 9339, 9340, 9342, 9343, 9344
? Cryobatrachus kitchingi Colbert and Cosgriff 1974 tetrapod
AMNH 9332, 9341, 9345, 9347, 9348, 9382-9388
 Tetrapoda -
Austrobrachyops jenseni n. gen. n. sp.
Austrobrachyops jenseni n. gen. n. sp. Colbert and Cosgriff 1974 tetrapod
AMNH 9346 (holotype), pterygoid