Tses Native Reserve, north of Tses siding (Permian of Namibia)

Where: Namibia (25.7° S, 18.1° E: paleocoordinates 58.1° S, 40.3° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Dwyka Formation, Sakmarian (295.5 - 290.1 Ma)

• Most likely Sakmarian, but possible early Artinskian.

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Geological Survey, Union of South Africa, Pretoria

Primary reference: J. M. Dickins. 1961. Eurydesma and Peruvispira from the Dwyka Beds of South Africa. Palaeontology 4(1):138-148 [D. Bottjer/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 41325: authorized by David Bottjer, entered by Matthew Clapham on 12.07.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Murchisoniina - Gosseletinidae
Peruvispira vipersdorfensis Dickins 1961 snail