Underground Vendobionta From Namibia

@article{Grazhdankin2002UndergroundVF,
  title={Underground Vendobionta From Namibia},
  author={Dmitriy V. Grazhdankin and Adolf Seilacher},
  journal={Palaeontology},
  year={2002},
  volume={45}
}
The late Precambrian fossils from Namibia have generally been regarded as soft‐bodied organisms whose three‐dimensional preservation resulted from smothering in fluidized sand. The sedimentological context of Pteridinium and Namalia within a sandstone bed, however, allows us to distinguish between two taphocoenoses: (1) winnowed, laterally collapsed, current‐transported specimens accumulated as a lag deposit of turbidite‐like flows, and (2) specimens ‘floating’ in the top part of an event bed… 

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