Coccoliths from the Cretaceous-Tertiary boundary of the Walvis Ridge, South Atlantic; biostratigraphic and paleoecological implications

Author(s): Alcala-Herrera, Javier Alejandro
Source: 217p. Institution: Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, United States
Note: In English. Doctoral dissertation
Year of Publication: 1989
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
IPOD International Phase of Ocean Drilling
Key Words: 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; Algae; Atlantic Ocean; Biostratigraphy; C-13/C-12; Carbon; Cenozoic; Coccolithophoraceae; Cretaceous; DSDP Site 525A; DSDP Site 527; DSDP Site 528; DSDP Site 529; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Discoaster mohleri; IPOD; Isotopes; Leg 74; Lower Paleocene; Maestrichtian; Mesozoic; Microfossils; O-18/O-16; Oxygen; Paleocene; Paleoecology; Paleogene; Plantae; Reinhardtites levis; Sampling; Senonian; South Atlantic; Species diversity; Stable isotopes; Stratigraphic boundary; Stratigraphy; Tertiary; Upper Cretaceous; Walvis Ridge
Coordinates: S280230 S280229 E0014549 E0014547
S283130 S283129 E0021927 E0021926
S285548 S285548 E0024606 E0024606
S301000 S280000 E0031000 E0014500
Record ID: 1990012557
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