Fremouw Peak Locality (Triassic of Antarctica)

Where: Antarctica (85.0° S, 172.3° E: paleocoordinates 77.8° S, 77.5° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Fremouw Formation, Anisian (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• Upper part of the Fremouw Fm.

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: mire or swamp; cherty/siliceous peat

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: permineralized, replaced with silica

Collection methods: quarrying, peel or thin section,

Primary reference: C. J. Phipps, B. J. Axsmith, T. N. Taylor and E. L. Taylor. 2000. Gleichenipteris antarcticus gen. et sp. nov. from the Triassic of Antarctica. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 108:75-83 [E. Kowalski/E. Kowalski/E. Kowalski]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 34301: authorized by Elizabeth Kowalski, entered by Elizabeth Kowalski on 26.08.2003

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