Light-dark cycles in opal-rich sediments near the Plio-Pleistocene boundary, DSDP Site 532, Walvis Ridge continental terrace

Author(s): Diester-Haass, Liselotte; Meyers, Philip A.; Rothe, Peter
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Univ. Mannheim, Inst. Geogr. and Geol., Mannheim, Federal Republic of Germany
Volume Title: Marine Geology
Source: Marine Geology, 73(1-2), p.1-23. Publisher: Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands. ISSN: 0025-3227 CODEN: MAGEA6
Note: In English; illus.
Year of Publication: 1986
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
IPOD International Phase of Ocean Drilling
Key Words: 07 Marine Geology and Oceanography; 24 Surficial Geology, Quaternary Geology; Africa; Atlantic Ocean; Benguela Current; Carbon; Carbonates; Cenozoic; Color; Continental margin; Cores; Currents; Cyclic processes; DSDP Site 532; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Environmental analysis; Framework silicates; Glacial environment; IPOD; Interglacial environment; Leg 75; Marine sedimentation; Marine sediments; Neogene; Ocean circulation; Ocean currents; Oceanography; Opal; Organic carbon; Organic compounds; Organic materials; Paleo-oceanography; Paleocirculation; Paleoclimatology; Paleocurrents; Pleistocene; Pliocene; Quaternary; Sedimentation; Sediments; Silica minerals; Silicates; Solution; South Atlantic; Southeast Atlantic; Stratigraphic boundary; Stratigraphy; Terrigenous materials; Tertiary; Upwelling; Walvis Ridge
Coordinates: S194404 S194404 E0103107 E0103107
Record ID: 1986080164
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