Daniel's Quarry (Port St. Johns) (Devonian of South Africa)

Where: Eastern Cape, South Africa (31.5° S, 29.5° E: paleocoordinates 72.7° S, 165.2° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Natal Group, Late/Upper Devonian (382.7 - 358.9 Ma)

• "The Natal Grp. (SACS 1980) is an independent unit which being unfossiliferous but for one megaplant loc., is not readily correlated. We have considered it, very tentatively, as late Devonian." (Anderson and Anderson 1985 (ref. 6188))

Environment/lithology: quartzite

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast, mold/impression

Reposited in the BPI

Primary reference: J. M. Anderson and H. M. Anderson. 1985. Palaeoflora of Southern Africa. Prodromus of South African Megafloras Devonian to Lower Cretaceous 1-423 [P. Gensel/P. Gensel/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 38085: authorized by Hallie Sims, entered by Jason Cassara on 10.04.2004

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