Cretaceous Fossils of South-Central Africa : An Illustrated Guide, Paperback / softback Book


This book serves as an introduction to the Cretaceous geology and palaeontology of south-central Africa, covering the whole of Southern and Eastern Africa and Angola.

Fifty two plates illustrate almost 1000 species and provide a field guide to the macrofossils of the subcontinent.

The book will be of value to field geologists, students and non-specialists with an interest in the natural world.

A bibliography of the Cretaceous palaeontology and stratigraphy of the subcontinent is provided. Features:Provides a concise account of the Cretaceous geology for 13 African regionsIncludes beautiful illustrations and a comprehensive bibliographyFossils are presented in stratigraphical order, allowing easy determination of the age deposits.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 164 pages
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
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  • Category: Geology & the lithosphere
  • ISBN: 9781138336520



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