Paleogene planktonic foraminifera faunas on Legs I-IV (Atlantic Ocean), JOIDES Deep Sea Drilling Program; a synthesis

Author(s): Berggren, W. A.
Volume Title: Proceedings - Planktonic Conference
Source: Proceedings - Planktonic Conference, 2(1), p.57-66. Publisher: Rome, International CODEN: PKCPAK
Note: In English; illus.
Summary: Tropical belt of wider latitudinal range during early Cenozoic than in late Cenozoic, zonation supports lateral sea-floor spreading, Cretaceous-Tertiary boundary discussed, "Horizon A" identified and suggestive of change in oceanographic circulation
Year of Publication: 1971
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
Key Words: 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; Atlantic Ocean; Biostratigraphy; Cenozoic; Eocene; Faunal studies; Foraminifera; Invertebrata; Microfossils; Mid-Atlantic Ridge; Oligocene; Paleo-oceanography; Paleocene; Paleoclimatology; Paleogene; Protista; Regional; Sea-floor spreading; Stratigraphy; Tertiary; Tropical
Record ID: 1972073117
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