Springfontein (Permian of South Africa)

Where: Northern Cape, South Africa (32.0° S, 21.0° E: paleocoordinates 58.8° S, 40.8° W)

When: Poortjie Member (Teekloof Formation), Permian (298.9 - 252.2 Ma)

Environment/lithology: lithified, calcareous lime mudstone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: M. O. Day, B. S. Rubidge, and F. Abdala. 2016. A new mid-Permian burnetiamorph specimen from the Main Karoo Basin of South Africa and a phylogenetic review of Burnetiamorpha. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 61(4):701-719 [M. Uhen/B. Shipps]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 190040: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Brenlee Shipps on 27.11.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Osteichthyes
 Therapsida -