Blaauwkrans, Beaufort West (Permian of South Africa)

Where: Western Cape, South Africa (32.3° S, 22.6° E: paleocoordinates 61.2° S, 30.8° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Tropidostoma Assemblage Zone other zone, Beaufort Group, Wuchiapingian (259.9 - 254.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: C. F. Kammerer and R. M. H. Smith. 2017. An early geikiid dicynodont from the Tropidostoma Assemblage Zone (late Permian) of South Africa. PeerJ 5(e2913) [R. Butler/J. Benito Moreno]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 185748: authorized by Richard Butler, entered by Richard Butler on 11.05.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Therapsida - Cryptodontidae
Bulbasaurus phylloxyron Kammerer and Smith 2017 therapsid
CGP/1/970, a complete skull, lower jaws, and partial postcranium