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Farm Fairydale, Bethulie (Triassic to of South Africa)

Where: Free State, South Africa (30.5° S, 26.0° E: paleocoordinates 65.3° S, 18.6° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Lystrosaurus Assemblage Zone other zone, Katberg Formation (Beaufort Group), Induan to Induan (252.3 - 247.2 Ma)

• Lystrosaurus Assemblage Zone, lower part.

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Kitching; reposited in the BPI

Collection methods: chemical, mechanical, acetic,

• SAM: Iziko South African Museum, Cape Town

Primary reference: J. F. Durand. 1991. A revised description of the skull of Moschorhinus (Therapsida, Therocephalia). Annals of the South African Museum 99:381-413 [R. Butler/R. Butler] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 98602: authorized by Richard Butler, entered by Richard Butler on 14.10.2010, edited by Mark Uhen and Bethany Allen

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