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Kirkwood Formation

Kirkwood Formation
Stratigraphic range: Lower Cretaceous
Type Geological formation
Unit of Uitenhage Group
Underlies Sundays River Formation
Overlies Enon Formation
Location
Region Africa
Country South Africa
Type section
Named for Kirkwood, Eastern Cape

The Kirkwood Formation is a geological formation in Eastern Cape and Western Cape provinces, South Africa whose strata date back to the Early Cretaceous. Dinosaur remains are among the fossils that have been recovered from the formation.[1]

Vertebrate paleofauna

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