Taxonomy, biostratigraphy, and paleoecologic significance of calcareous-siliceous facies of the Neogene Montpelier Formation, northeastern Jamaica

Author(s): Maurrasse, Florentin J. M. R.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Florida International University, Department of Geology, Miami, FL, United States
University of the West Indies, Jamaica
Volume Title: Biostratigraphy of Jamaica
Volume Author(s): Wright, Raymond M., editor; Robinson, Edward
Source: Biostratigraphy of Jamaica, edited by Raymond M. Wright and Edward Robinson. Memoir - Geological Society of America, Vol.182, p.255-282. Publisher: Geological Society of America (GSA), Boulder, CO, United States. ISSN: 0072-1069. ISBN: 0-8137-1182-7 CODEN: GSAMAQ
Note: In English. 110 refs.; illus. incl. chart, 1 table, sketch maps
Year of Publication: 1993
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
Key Words: 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; Antilles; Atlantic Ocean; Biostratigraphy; Buff Bay; Calcareous composition; Caribbean Sea; Caribbean region; Cenozoic; Correlation; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Foraminifera; Greater Antilles; Invertebrata; Jamaica; Lithofacies; Lithostratigraphy; Microfossils; Montpelier Formation; Neogene; North American Atlantic; North Atlantic; North Atlantic Deep Water; Northeastern Jamaica; Paleo-oceanography; Paleoecology; Porifera; Protista; Radiolaria; Range; Sediment transport; Sedimentation; Siliceous composition; Species diversity; Spicules; Taxonomy; Tertiary; Variations; West Indies; Zoning
Record ID: 1994019607
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