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Criciuma area (Permian to of Brazil)

Also known as PGAP 11023

Where: Santa Catarina, Brazil (28.7° S, 49.3° W: paleocoordinates 49.5° S, 30.4° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Rio Bonito Formation, Sakmarian to Sakmarian (295.0 - 279.5 Ma)


Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Correlation based on Langford, 1992. The floral list is a composite of the whole formation.

Primary reference: M.E.C. Bernardes de Oliveira. 1978. Tafoflora Eogondwanica da formacao Rio Bonito ("Camada Irapua"), Bacia do Parana, Brasil. Actas del Segundo Congreso Argentino de Paleontologia y Bioestratigrafia 4:69-88 [A. Rees/A. Rees] more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 29469: authorized by Allister Rees, entered by Allister Rees on 02.04.2003

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