Locality L12 (Triassic of Zambia)

Where: Zambia (10.8° S, 33.1° E: paleocoordinates 53.6° S, 20.6° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Cynognathus subzone B other zone, Lower N'tawere, Ntawere Formation, Anisian (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• The lower N'tawere Formation is reported to be equivalent in age with subzone B of the Cynognathus AZ by Fröbisch (2009: Earth-Science Reviews 95: 119-157), and was referred by him to the Nonesian LVF, lower Anisian

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: K. D. Angielczyk, J. S. Steyer, C. A. Sidor, R. H. H. Smith, R. L. Whatley and S. Tolan. 2014. Permian and Triassic Dicynodont (Therapsida: Anomodontia) Faunas of the Luangwa Basin, Zambia: Taxonomic Update and Implications for Dicynodont Biogeography and Biostratigraphy. In C. F. Kammerer, K. D. Angielczyk and J. Fröbisch (eds.), Early Evolutionary History of the Synapsida 93-138 [R. Butler/J. Benito Moreno/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 185744: authorized by Richard Butler, entered by Richard Butler on 11.05.2017

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Taxonomic list

Osteichthyes
 Kannemeyeriiformes -
Kannemeyeriiformes indet. dicynodont
NHCC LB26, postcrania