The Eocene-Oligocene transition in the Equatorial Atlantic (ODP Site 925); paleoproductivity increase and positive δ13C excursion

Author(s): Diester-Haass, Liselotte; Zachos, Jim
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Universität des Saarlandes, Zentrum für Umweltforschung, Saarbrucken, Federal Republic of Germany
Syracuse University, United States
University of Washington, United States
University of California at Santa Cruz, United States
Volume Title: From greenhouse to icehouse; the marine Eocene-Oligocene transition
Volume Author(s): Prothero, Donald R., editor; Ivany, Linda C.; Nesbitt, Elizabeth A.
Source: p.397-416; Penrose conference on The marine Eocene-Oligocene transition, Olympia, WA, Aug. 17-22, 1999, edited by Donald R. Prothero, Linda C. Ivany and Elizabeth A. Nesbitt. Publisher: Columbia University Press, New York, NY, United States. ISBN: 0-231-12716-2
Note: In English. 64 refs.; illus., incl. 1 table, sketch map
Year of Publication: 2003
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; Arthropoda; Atlantic Ocean; Biostratigraphy; C-13/C-12; Carbon; Carbonate sediments; Ceara Rise; Cenozoic; Chordata; Cores; Crustacea; Deep-sea environment; Depositional environment; Echinodermata; Echinoidea; Echinozoa; Eocene; Equatorial Atlantic; Extinction; Foraminifera; Global cooling; Invertebrata; Isotope ratios; Isotopes; Leg 154; Lithofacies; Mandibulata; Marine environment; Microfossils; North Atlantic; ODP Site 925; Ocean Drilling Program; Oligocene; Ostracoda; Paleo-oceanography; Paleoclimatology; Paleoecology; Paleogene; Pisces; Productivity; Protista; Quantitative analysis; Radiolaria; Sedimentation; Sedimentation rates; Sediments; Solution; Stable isotopes; Statistical analysis; Stratigraphic boundary; Tertiary; Variations; Vertebrata
Coordinates: N041215 N041216 W0432920 W0432922
Record ID: 2003064652
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