Preservation of benthic Foraminifera and reliability of deep-sea temperature records; importance of sedimentation rates, lithology, and the need to examine test wall structure

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doi: 10.1029/2008PA001650
Author(s): Sexton, Philip F.; Wilson, Paul A.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, CA, United States
University of Southampton, United Kingdom
Volume Title: Paleoceanography
Source: Paleoceanography, 24(2). Publisher: American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, United States. ISSN: 0883-8305 CODEN: POCGEP
Note: In English. 82 refs.; illus., incl. 1 table, sketch maps
Year of Publication: 2009
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
IPOD International Phase of Ocean Drilling
ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 02 Geochemistry; 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; Atlantic Ocean; Benthic taxa; Blake Nose; Blake Plateau; Cape Verde Basin; Cretaceous; DSDP Site 137; DSDP Site 363; DSDP Site 370; DSDP Site 398; DSDP Site 511; DSDP Site 545; DSDP Site 550; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Diagenesis; Exmouth Plateau; Foraminifera; IPOD; Indian Ocean; Invertebrata; Isotope ratios; Isotopes; Leg 122; Leg 14; Leg 171B; Leg 40; Leg 41; Leg 47; Leg 71; Leg 79; Leg 80; Marine environment; Mazagan Plateau; Mesozoic; Microfossils; Morphology; North Atlantic; O-18/O-16; ODP Site 1050; ODP Site 763; Ocean Drilling Program; Oxygen; Paleoenvironment; Paleogeography; Paleotemperature; Preservation; Protista; SEM data; Sedimentation; Sedimentation rates; South Atlantic; Stable isotopes; Taphonomy; Tests; Walvis Ridge
Coordinates: S203512 S203511 E1121232 E1121231
N255531 N255532 W0270338 W0270339
N483054 N483055 W0132622 W0132623
N325015 N333952 W0092152 W0104634
Record ID: 2010081641
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