Famous Karoo Basin of South Africa

Turbidite from the Ecca Group, Karoo Basin, South Africa

Karoo basin is famous for its thickest and complete stratigraphic sequence. After a major inversion tectonics event, the sedimentation process started (about 300 Ma) and continued across Gondwana (about 183 Ma).

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