magnetostratigraphy

magnetostratigraphy

[mag¦ned·ō·strə′tig·rə·fē]
(geology)
A branch of stratigraphy in which sedimentary successions are described and interpreted in terms of remanent magnetization.
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Magnetostratigraphy and radio-isotope dating of upper Miocene-lower Pliocenesedimentary successions of the Black Sea Basin (Taman Peninsula, Russia).
Proposed magnetostratigraphy susceptibility magnetostratotype for the Eifelian-Givetian GSSP (Anti-Atlas, Morocco).
The magnetostratigraphy fission-track dating and stratigraphic evolution of the Peshawar Basin, northern Pakistan.
horse and badger) compare well with a Late Neogene mammal assemblage from the Yushe Basin of northeastern China (Tedford and Harington, 2003), dated using magnetostratigraphy to 5.
According to the magnetostratigraphy, the time of deposition of this sequence is in the range of 4.
Timing of shortening and uplift of the pusht-e kuh arc in the Zagros Fold and thrust belt (Iran); a combined magnetostratigraphy and apatite thermochronolgy analysis, Universitat de Barcelona, Facultad de Geologia, Departamento de Geodinamica y Geofisica, 213p.
1993): Magnetostratigraphy and biostratigraphy of Cretaceous-Tertiary continental deposits, Ager Basin, Province of Lerida, Spain.
However, the position of the Evangeline Member assemblage in the lower part of the basin section, well below strata dated as Norian based on magnetostratigraphy (see below), and below the position of the boundary between TS II and TS III, suggests a Carnian age.
Qiao Y, Guo Z, Hao Q, Wu W, Jiang W, Yuan B, Zhang Z, Wei J, Zhao H (2003) Loess-soil sequences in southern Anhui Province: Magnetostratigraphy and paleoclimatic significance.
Using magnetostratigraphy -- dating fossils based on the distinctive patterns of reversals in Earth's magnetic field, which are recorded in layers of rock -- Tseng and his team were able to estimate the age of the skull at between 4.
Magnetostratigraphy of the upper part of the Honda Group and Neiva Formation.
Magnetostratigraphy of Miocene-Pliocene Zagros foreland deposits in the front of the Push-e Kush Arc (Lurestan Province, Iran).
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