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Funnystone Farm (Jurassic of South Africa)

Where: Eastern Cape, South Africa (31.0° S, 27.6° E: paleocoordinates 44.5° S, 2.3° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Clarens Formation (Stormberg Group), Sinemurian (196.5 - 189.6 Ma)

• = Cave Sandstone

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: soft parts

Collected in 1911

Collection methods: quarrying, mechanical,

Primary reference: S. H. Haughton. 1924. The fauna and stratigraphy of the Stormberg Series. Annals of the South African Museum 12:323-497 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 36671: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 09.02.2004

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