Offshore borehole, Ga-A2 (Cretaceous to of South Africa)

Where: South Africa (34.5° S, 24.0° E: paleocoordinates 34.5° S, 24.0° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Kirkwood Formation, Berriasian to Berriasian (145.0 - 136.4 Ma)


Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Reposited in the BPI

Collection methods: core,

• collection was made by MacLachlan 1975

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 38317: authorized by Hallie Sims, entered by Jason Cassara on 19.04.2004

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Taxonomic list

 Pinales - Araucariaceae