Composite Cretaceous and Cenozoic diatom biozonation for the Antarctic Shelf, with correlations to the Southern Ocean

Author(s): Harwood, David M.; Bohaty, Steven M.; Scherer, Reed P.; Winter, Diane M.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Department of Geosciences, Lincoln, NE, United States
Other:
University of California at Santa Cruz, United States
Northern Illinois University, United States
Academy of Natural Sciences, United States
Volume Title: Extended abstracts for the International ANTOSTRAT symposium on The geologic record of the Antarctic ice sheet from drilling, coring and seismic studies
Volume Author(s): Florindo, Fabio, editor; Cooper, Alan K.
Source: Quaderni di Geofisica, Vol.16, p.93; International ANTOSTRAT symposium on The geologic record of the Antarctic ice sheet from drilling, coring and seismic studies, Erice, Italy, Sept. 8-14, 2001, edited by Fabio Florindo and Alan K. Cooper. Publisher: Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia, Rome, Italy. ISSN: 1590-2595
Note: In English. 1 refs.
Summary: Marine diatoms collected from the Cretaceous and the Cenozoic are correlated in biozones from the Antarctica continental shelf. The drill core and piston core records and a zonal framework of ten biozones of the upper Miocene are presented. (MTE)
Year of Publication: 2001
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
Key Words: 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; Algae; Antarctica; Assemblages; Biostratigraphy; Biozones; Cenozoic; Continental shelf; Cores; Correlation; Cretaceous; DSDP Site 271; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Diatoms; Leg 28; Mesozoic; Microfossils; Plantae; Polar Continental Shelf; Polar regions; Southern Ocean
Coordinates: S764317 S764316 W1750251 W1750252
Record ID: 2004019663
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