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Makoi strip of (Kivu) Valley (Permian to of Congo-Kinshasa)

Also known as Site 4 of Boutakoff

Where: Congo-Kinshasa (1.6° S, 28.2° E: paleocoordinates 54.7° S, 6.1° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Ecca Group, Asselian to Asselian (298.9 - 290.1 Ma)

• Argilites foncées à Gangamopteris which is the basal most part of the Ecca group in this location

Environment/lithology: fluvial-lacustrine; lithified mudstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collection methods: Repository: de I'Institut Géologique de L'Université de Louvain

Primary reference: P. Pruvost. 1934. Description d'un insecte fossile des couches de la Lukuga (Kivu). Memoires de l'Institut geologique de l'Universite de Louvain 9(4):1-8 [M. Clapham/J. Karr] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 130016: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Jered Karr on 04.07.2012

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