Quaternary upper ocean thermal gradient variations in the South China Sea; implications for east Asian monsoon climate

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doi: 10.1029/2004PA001115
Author(s): Tian Jun; Wang Pinxian; Chen Ronghua; Cheng Xinrong
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Tongji University, State Key Laboratory of Marine Geology, Shanghai, China
State Oceanic Administration, China
Volume Title: Paleoceanography
Source: Paleoceanography, 20(4), p.PA4007. Publisher: American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, United States. ISSN: 0883-8305 CODEN: POCGEP
Note: In English. 38 refs.; illus., incl. sketch map
Year of Publication: 2005
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 02 Geochemistry; 24 Surficial Geology, Quaternary Geology; Cenozoic; Cores; Foraminifera; Globigerinacea; Globigerinidae; Globigerinoides; Globigerinoides ruber; Invertebrata; Isotope ratios; Isotopes; Leg 184; Marine sediments; Microfossils; Modern analogs; Monsoons; North Pacific; Northwest Pacific; O-18/O-16; ODP Site 1143; ODP Site 1144; Ocean Drilling Program; Oxygen; Pacific Ocean; Paleoclimatology; Pleistocene; Protista; Pulleniatina obliquiloculata; Quaternary; Rotaliina; Sediment traps; Sediments; South China Sea; Stable isotopes; West Pacific
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Record ID: 2007021968
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