Magnesium isotopic evidence for widespread microbial dolomite precipitation in the geological record

Author(s): Carder, E. A.; Galy, A.; McKenzie, J. A.; Vasconcelos, C.; Elderfield, H.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
University of Cambridge, Department of Earth Sciences, Cambridge, United Kingdom
ETH Zentrum, Switzerland
Volume Title: AGU 2005 fall meeting
Source: Eos, Transactions, American Geophysical Union, 86(52 Suppl.); American Geophysical Union 2005 fall meeting, San Francisco, CA, Dec. 5-9, 2005. Publisher: American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, United States. ISSN: 0096-3941 CODEN: EOSTAJ
Note: In English. 3 refs.
Year of Publication: 2005
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 02 Geochemistry; 06 Petrology, Sedimentary; Alkaline earth metals; Bacteria; Biogenic processes; Carbonate rocks; Carbonates; Carbonatization; Dolomite; Dolomitization; Dolostone; Equatorial Pacific; Isotope fractionation; Isotope ratios; Isotopes; Leg 201; Magnesium; Metals; Mg-25/Mg-24; Microorganisms; Ocean Drilling Program; Pacific Ocean; Peru; Precipitation; Sedimentary rocks; South America; Stable isotopes
Coordinates: S120500 N035000 W0775500 W1103500
Record ID: 2009023489
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