Karoo Basin 1 (Triassic of South Africa)

Where: South Africa (29.0° S, 26.0° E: paleocoordinates 64.4° S, 15.7° W)

When: Early/Lower Triassic (252.2 - 247.2 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: trace

Primary reference: G.H. Groenewald, J. Welman, and J. A. MacEachern. 2001. Vertebrate Burrow Complexes from the Early Triassic Cynognathus Zone (Driekoppen Formation, Beaufort Group) of the Karoo Basin, South Africa. Palaios 16(2):148-160 [M. Uhen/K. Ziegler/B. Allen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 190129: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Karl Ziegler on 28.11.2017

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Taxonomic list

Osteichthyes
 Therapsida - Trirachodontidae
Trirachodon sp. Seeley 1895 therapsid