The Miocene/Pliocene boundary and the significance of the Zanclean transgression in the Mediterranean

Author(s): Spezzaferri, Silvia; Iaccarino, Silvia; Cita, Maria Bianca
Ocean Drilling Program, Leg 160 Scientific Party
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Universita di Milano, Dipartimento di Scienze della Terra, Milan, Italy
Universita di Parma, Italy
Volume Title: 30th international geological congress; abstracts
Source: International Geological Congress [International Geological Congress, Abstracts = Congrès Géologique International, Résumés, Vol.30(Vol. 2), p.77; 30th international geological congress, Beijing, China, Aug. 4-14, 1996. Publisher:], [location varies], International CODEN: IGABBY
Note: In English
Year of Publication: 1996
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; Algae; Assemblages; Biostratigraphy; Biozones; Calabria Italy; Cenozoic; Chemically precipitated rocks; Europe; Evaporites; First occurrence; Foraminifera; Italy; Leg 107; Leg 160; Leg 161; Lithofacies; Lower Pliocene; Mediterranean Sea; Messinian; Microfossils; Miocene; Nannofossils; Neogene; ODP Site 652; Ocean Drilling Program; Paleo-oceanography; Paleogeography; Paleosalinity; Plantae; Pliocene; Protists; Sea-level changes; Sedimentary rocks; Sicily Italy; Southern Europe; Stratigraphic boundary; Tertiary; Transgression; Tyrrhenian Sea; Upper Miocene; West Mediterranean; Zanclean
Coordinates: N402117 N402119 E0120836 E0120834
N334212 N370209 E0324513 E0131040
N354326 N402122 E0120831 W0041848
Record ID: 2018094471
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