Coombs Hill: A Late Devonian fossil locality in the Witpoort Formation (Witteberg Group, South Africa)

  title={Coombs Hill: A Late Devonian fossil locality in the Witpoort Formation (Witteberg Group, South Africa)},
  author={Christopher Harris and Robert W. Gess and Cameron R. Penn-Clarke and Bruce S. Rubidge},
  journal={South African Journal of Science},
FUNDING: DSI/NRF Centre of Excellence in Palaeosciences, DSI/NRF African Origins Platform, National Research Foundation (South Africa), the Palaeontological Scientific Trust (PAST), the Millennium Trust Coombs Hill, a new fossil locality in the Witpoort Formation (Witteberg Group) of South Africa, preserves a record of Famennian (Late Devonian) life in Gondwana. Fossil plants collected at Coombs Hill are preliminarily assigned to several classes. Shelly invertebrates include a variety of… 
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