B21, below Likenuli Ridge (Permian of Tanzania)

Where: Ruvuma, Tanzania (10.3° S, 34.9° E: paleocoordinates 55.3° S, 16.2° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Cistecephalus zone, Usili Formation, Wuchiapingian (259.9 - 254.2 Ma)

• "Lower Bone Bed [K6]" - now recognised as part of the Usili Formation

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Stockley

Primary reference: S. H. Haughton. 1932. On a collection of Karroo vertebrates from Tanganyika Territory. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 88(4):634-671 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 190334: authorized by Richard Butler, entered by Richard Butler on 05.12.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Therapsida -
Dicynodon sp. Owen 1845 dicynodont