Browsing Palaeontologia africana by Issue Date

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  • Brink, A. S. (Bernard Price Institute for Palaeontological Research, 1958-06-01)
    The skeleton of Aneugomphius ictidoceps was not taken into consideration with the original description and became separated from the type skull. After the present author had submitted a more detailed description of the ...
  • De Graaff, G. (Bernard Price Institute for Palaeontological Research, 1958-06-01)
    In this paper a new species of golden mole Chrysotricha hamiltoni sp. nov. from Limeworks, Makapansgat, is described. This is the first occurrence of a fossil golden mole at this site; two fossil forms (Proamblysomus ...
  • Ewer, R. F. (Bernard Price Institute for Palaeontological Research, 1958-06-01)
    A Middle Stone Age site at Kalkbank, near Pietersburg in the northern Transvaal, has recently been excavated for the Archaeological Survey by R. Mason: a description of the site and the archaeological findings is shortly ...
  • Kitching, J. W. (Bernard Price Institute for Palaeontological Research, 1958-06-01)
    This paper describes an interesting new Amphibian, Laidleria gracilis gen. et sp. nov., from the Lower Triassic of South Africa (Cynognathus-zone). It is a Stereospondylid Labyrinthodont, belonging to the family ...
  • Barry, T. H. (Bernard Price Institute for Palaeontological Research, 1958-06-01)
    It has hitherto been accepted that Dicynodon grimbeeki, a species of the extinct Karroo mammal-like reptiles, possesses canine tusks in the males only. This theory is discussed in detail. An investigation is also made ...
  • Smitter, Y. H. (Bernard Price Institute for Palaeontological Research, 1958-06-01)
    Briefly set forth are the phylogenetic inter-relationship of the various species of the foraminiferal genus Epistomina occurring. in the upper Cretaceous of Southern Africa. The known stratigraphjc ranges of the forms ...
  • Unknown author (Bernard Price Institute for Palaeontological Research, 1959-07)
  • Manten, A. A. (Bernard Price Institute for Palaeontological Research, 1959-07-01)
    Two complete and well-preserved skulls are described. One is referred to the species Gorgonops torvus Owen. It gives information on several details that are not clear in the type specimen. The second skull is recognized ...
  • Brink, A. S. (Bernard Price Institute for Palaeontological Research, 1959-07-01)
    This paper contains descriptions of five genera. The first is a redescription of the type specimen of Notosollasia boonstrai, which has been additionally cleaned since it was first introduced. It has, lodged in its "throat", ...
  • Hooijer, D. A. (Bernard Price Institute for Palaeontological Research, 1959-07-01)
    The rhinoceros remains from Makapansgat consist almost exclusively of milk molars. An investigation of the milk teeth of the two living African rhinoceroses Ceratotherium sinum and Diceros bicornis discloses adequate ...
  • Brink, A. S. (Bernard Price Institute for Palaeontological Research, 1959-07-01)
    This paper describes a new form of Thecodont, apparently Ornithosuchid, from the Stormberg series of the Karroo system of South Africa. The description is based on the anterior two thirds of a very small skull, the total ...
  • Agnew, John David (Bernard Price Institute for Palaeontological Research, 1959-07-01)
    The skull structure of Dicynodon grimbeeki has been studied by means of serial sections. It was found that D. grimbeeki is akinetic and that, although several mammal-like characteristics are present, Dicynodon occupies a ...
  • Brink, A. S. (Bernard Price Institute for Palaeontological Research, 1959-07-01)
    This is a short paper presenting two figures of a Thrinaxodon liorhinus skeleton, which is peculiarly curled as though the animal died under peaceful circumstances. An attempt is made to find an explanation for this peculiar ...
  • Unknown author (Bernard Price Institute for Palaeontological Research, 1961-08)
  • De Graaff, G. (Bernard Price Institute for Palaeontological Research, 1961-08-01)
    This investigation aims to extend our knowledge of the fossil mammalian microfauna found in the Australopithecus-bearing breccias of the Transvaal System at Taung, Sterkfontein and Makapansgat. The available data derived ...
  • Unknown author (Bernard Price Institute for Palaeontological Research, 1961-08-01)
    The South African fossil Metarchidiskodon griqua is regarded as indeterminable and hence as a nomen vanum; the generic name thus also falls away. A new method for representing graphically the main dimensional features ...
  • Unknown author (Bernard Price Institute for Palaeontological Research, 1961-08-01)
    The snout of a new specimen of Akidnognathus parvus is described in detail from serial sections at .5mm. intervals. Special reference is made to the structure of the septomaxillary and its possible morphological significance. ...
  • Brink, A. S. (Bernard Price Institute for Palaeontological Research, 1961-08-01)
    A very interesting ancestral type of Cynodont is described in reasonable detail from serial sections, graphical figures, and a complete wax model, four times natural size. The form is recognised as a new genus and species, ...
  • Freedman, L (Bernard Price Institute for Palaeontological Research, 1961-08-01)
    Eighty-eight new fossil cercopithecoid specimens from Makapansgat, South Africa are considered. They are referred to the species Parapapio broomi, P. jonesi, P. whitei, Cercopithecoides williamsi and Simopithecus darti. ...
  • Unknown author (Bernard Price Institute for Palaeontological Research, 1963-08)

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