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Brandhoek (Bra 111) (Permian of South Africa)

Where: Northern Cape, South Africa (31.5° S, 19.0° E: paleocoordinates 57.0° S, 40.5° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Whitehill Formation (Ecca Group), Kungurian (279.5 - 272.5 Ma)


Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collection methods: collection was made by Roy Oosthuizen 1962-82, it resides at Montagu Museum in Klaarstroom

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 14328: authorized by Hallie Sims, entered by Heather Lindon on 31.05.2002

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