Reworked neritic fossils in upper Mesozoic and Cenozoic central Pacific deep-sea sediments monitor sea-level changes

Author(s): Thiede, Joern
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Univ. Oslo, Dep. Geol., Oslo, Norway
Volume Title: Science
Source: Science, 211(4489), p.1422-1424. Publisher: American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, DC, United States. ISSN: 0036-8075 CODEN: SCIEAS
Note: In English. 12 refs.; chart, sketch map
Year of Publication: 1981
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
Key Words: 08 Paleontology, General; 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; Algae; Anthozoa; Arthropoda; Benthic taxa; Biostratigraphy; Bryozoa; Cenozoic; Changes of level; Cnidaria; Coastal environment; Coelenterata; Cretaceous; Crustacea; Cyclic processes; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Echinodermata; Echinoidea; Echinozoa; Foraminifera; Indicators; Invertebrata; Mandibulata; Marine environment; Marine sediments; Mesozoic; Microfossils; Mollusca; Ostracoda; Pacific Ocean; Pelagic environment; Pelagic sedimentation; Plantae; Protista; Regression; Reworking; Sea-level changes; Sedimentation; Sediments; South Polynesian Pacific; Stratigraphy; Subtidal environment; Transgression; West Pacific
Record ID: 1981051074
Copyright Information: GeoRef, Copyright 2019 American Geosciences Institute.

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