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Journal Article
Published: 01 June 2011
South African Journal of Geology (2011) 114 (2): 105–108.
...D.E. VAN DIJK Abstract At the Upper Permian site in a quarry at Wagondrift, near Estcourt (KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa), many Glossopteris leaves are found at various angles to the horizontal in unbedded, structureless sediments, suggesting slumping in a subaqueous levee setting. Other Glossopteris...
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Published: 01 September 2005
South African Journal of Geology (2005) 108 (3): 429–438.
... Province of South Africa ( Johnson et al. , 1997 ). Several outcrops occur to the southwest of the town of Estcourt, near the Beechwood campgrounds of the Wagendrift Nature Reserve. The section consists of 3 outcrops in close proximity to each other. The primary and most laterally extensive outcrop...
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Published: 01 September 2015
South African Journal of Geology (2015) 118 (3): 307–310.
...E.M. BORDY; R. PREVEC Abstract The middle (?) to upper Permian Emakwezini Formation is part of the lower Beaufort Group (Karoo Supergroup) in the Lebombo Basin in the eastern part of South Africa. The unit is highly significant both palaeobotanically and economically due to its plant-rich...
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Published: 01 December 2008
South African Journal of Geology (2008) 111 (4): 429–458.
...E.M. Bordy; R. Prevec Abstract The little-known Emakwezini Formation (Adelaide Subgroup, Beaufort Group, Karoo Supergroup) crops out in a narrow strip just inland of the eastern coast of South Africa in northern KwaZulu-Natal. It is an actively mined coal-bearing succession characterised by fining...
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Published: 01 June 2020
South African Journal of Geology (2020) 123 (2): 191–206.
...P.A. Viglietti Abstract The name Daptocephalus Assemblage Zone (DaAZ) is re-instated for vertebrate assemblages of the uppermost Permian strata (Balfour, upper Teekloof, and Normandien formations) of South Africa’s main Karoo Basin (MKB). This involved taxonomic revision of the dicynodontoid...
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Journal Article
Journal: PALAIOS
Published: 01 October 2005
PALAIOS (2005) 20 (5): 479–497.
... been taken in the investigation of pre-boundary, trans-boundary, and post-boundary plant-fossil assemblages in the Karoo Basin, South Africa. Fourteen stratigraphic sections were evaluated in the Balfour and Normandien formations (Lower Beaufort Group), Katberg Formation, and overlying Burgersdorp...
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Published: 01 July 2013
Journal of Sedimentary Research (2013) 83 (7): 531–540.
...Robert A. Gastaldo; Bryce A. Pludow; Johann Neveling A bstract : Mudclast aggregates are documented in the Lower Triassic, anabranching fluvial deposits of the Katberg Formation, Karoo Basin, South Africa. Here, aggregates are: (1) coarse silt to fine sand size, (2) of a heterogeneous texture...
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Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 September 2003
GSA Bulletin (2003) 115 (9): 1133–1152.
...Gregory J. Retallack; Roger M.H. Smith; Peter D. Ward Abstract Distinct assemblages of paleosols above and below the Permian–Triassic boundary in the Karoo Basin of South Africa are evidence for reorganization of ecosystems following this greatest of all mass extinctions. The Permian–Triassic...
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Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 November 2006
GSA Bulletin (2006) 118 (11-12): 1398–1411.
...-algal spike ( Steiner et al., 2003 ). No megafossil floras are known from the Tapinocephalus zone in South Africa, but the underlying Ecca Group includes Palaeovittaria and Gangamopteris , and the overlying Dicynodon zone (Estcourt Formation in Natal) has yielded Late Permian glossopterid...
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Published: 01 July 2005
Journal of Sedimentary Research (2005) 75 (4): 679–695.
...G.J. Retallack Abstract Chemostratigraphic methods (δ 13 C org ) for pinpointing the Permian–Triassic boundary in nonmarine rocks of Antarctica, Australia, and South Africa have drawn attention to unusual claystone breccias at this horizon of the greatest extinction in the history of life on Earth...
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