Teekloof Pass cliff exposure (Permian of South Africa)

Where: Karoo Basin, South Africa (32.2° S, 21.6° E: paleocoordinates 59.3° S, 40.9° W)

When: Permian (298.9 - 252.2 Ma)

Environment/lithology: fluvial; mudstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: trace

Primary reference: R. M. H. Smith. 1986. Helical burrow casts of therapsid origin from the Beaufort Group (Permian) of South Africa. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 60:155-170 [M. Uhen/K. Ziegler/K. Ziegler]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 188672: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Karl Ziegler on 11.09.2017

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Taxonomic list

Osteichthyes
 Therapsida - Pylaecephalidae
Diictodon sp. Broom 1913 dicynodont