Pliocene closing of the Isthmus of Panama, based on biostratigraphic evidence from nearby Pacific Ocean and Caribbean Sea cores

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doi: 10.1130/0091-7613(1978)6<630:PCOTIO>2.0.CO;2
Author(s): Keigwin, L. D., Jr.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Univ. R.I., Grad. Sch. Oceanogr., Kingston, R.I., United States
Volume Title: Geology (Boulder)
Source: Geology (Boulder), 6(10), p.630-634. Publisher: Geological Society of America (GSA), Boulder, CO, United States. ISSN: 0091-7613 CODEN: GLGYBA
Note: In English; table, charts, sketch map
Year of Publication: 1978
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
Key Words: 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; Atlantic Ocean; Biogeography; Biostratigraphy; Caribbean Sea; Cenozoic; Central America; Coiling; Colombian Basin; Cores; DSDP Site 154; DSDP Site 157; Deep Sea Drilling Project; East Pacific; Foraminifera; Globigerinacea; Invertebrata; Isthmus of Panama; Leg 15; Leg 16; Microfossils; Neogene; Neogloboquadrina; Neogloboquadrina pachyderma; North Atlantic; Pacific Ocean; Paleo-oceanography; Paleoecology; Paleogeography; Panama; Panama Basin; Planktonic taxa; Pleistocene; Pliocene; Protista; Pulleniatina; Quaternary; Range; Rotaliina; Sediments; Stratigraphy; Tertiary
Coordinates: S030000 N150000 W0600000 W0850000
Record ID: 1978036437
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