Williston (Permian of South Africa)

Where: South Africa (32.0° S, 21.0° E: paleocoordinates 58.7° S, 35.8° W)

When: Guadalupian (272.3 - 259.9 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithified sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: S. Modesto, B. Rubidge, and J. Welman. 1999. The most basal anomodont therapsid and the primacy of Gondwana in the evolution of the anomodonts. The Royal Society 266:331-337 [M. Uhen/B. Shipps]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 190044: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Brenlee Shipps on 27.11.2017

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Taxonomic list

Osteichthyes
 Therapsida -
Anomocephalus africanus Modesto et al. 1999 therapsid