Middle Pliocene climatic change in the western Mediterranean from faunal and oxygen isotopic trends

Author(s): Keigwin, L. D., Jr.; Thunell, R. C.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Univ. R.I., Sch. Oceanogr., Kingston, R.I., United States
Other:
Univ. S.C., United States
Volume Title: Nature (London)
Source: Nature (London), 282(5736), p.294-296. Publisher: Macmillan Journals, London, United Kingdom. ISSN: 0028-0836 CODEN: NATUAS
Note: In English. 24 refs.; illus. incl. tables
Year of Publication: 1979
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
Key Words: 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; C-13/C-12; Carbon; Cenozoic; Cooling; DSDP Site 132; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Foraminifera; Globigerinacea; Globigerinidae; Globigerinoides; Globigerinoides ruber; Invertebrata; Isotopes; Leg 13; Marine environment; Mediterranean Sea; Mediterranean region; Microfossils; Middle Pliocene; Neogene; O-18/O-16; Oridorsalis; Oxygen; Paleo-oceanography; Paleoclimatology; Paleoecology; Planktonic taxa; Pliocene; Protista; Ratios; Rotaliina; Stable isotopes; Stratigraphy; Temperature; Tertiary; Transfer function; Tyrrhenian Sea; West Mediterranean
Coordinates: N380000 N430000 E0160000 E0093000
Record ID: 1980016693
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