Bethulie (Permian of South Africa)

Where: Free State, South Africa (30.5° S, 26.0° E: paleocoordinates 63.5° S, 23.9° W)

When: Lopingian (259.9 - 252.2 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; gray, muddy siltstone

• Olive gray muddy silt stone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: A. Huttenlocker, C. Sidor, and R. Smith. 2011. A New Specimen of Promoschorhynchus (Therapsida: Therocephalia: Akidnognathidae) from the Lower Triassic of South Africa and its Implications for Theriodont Survivorship Across the Permo-Triassic Boundary. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 31(2):405-421 [M. Uhen/W. Rhodes]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 188676: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by William Rhodes on 11.09.2017

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Taxonomic list

Osteichthyes
 Therapsida - Pylaecephalidae
Diictodon sp. Broom 1913 dicynodont
 Therocephalia - Akidnognathidae
Promoschorhynchus platyrhinus Brink 1954 therapsid