Cretaceous Fossils of South-Central Africa: An Illustrated Guide

1st Edition

Michael Robert Cooper

CRC Press
Published September 25, 2018
Reference - 164 Pages
ISBN 9781138336520 - CAT# K393728

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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.


  • Provides a concise account of the Cretaceous geology for 13 African regions
  • Includes beautiful illustrations and a comprehensive bibliography
  • Fossils are presented in stratigraphical order, allowing easy determination of the age deposits.
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