Return to Coalsack Bluff and the Permian-Triassic boundary in Antarctica

@inproceedings{Retallack2007ReturnTC,
  title={Return to Coalsack Bluff and the Permian-Triassic boundary in Antarctica},
  author={Gregory J. Retallack and Tara L. Greaver and Anne Hope Jahren},
  year={2007}
}
Coalsack Bluff was the first discovery site in Antarctica for the latest Permian to earliest Triassic reptile Lystrosaurus. This together with discovery of Permian Glossopteris leaves during the heroic age of Antarctic exploration, indicated not only that Antarctica was part of Gondwanaland, but also that Antarctic rocks recorded faunas from the greatest of all mass extinctions at the Permian–Triassic boundary. Pinpointing the exact stratigraphic level of this life crisis has recently become… CONTINUE READING
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