micropaleontology

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micropaleontology

[¦mī·krō‚pā·lē·ən′täl·ə·jē]
(paleontology)
A branch of paleontology that deals with the study of microfossils.
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The taphonomic and micropaleontologic data from de turbidite section of Vertientes Formation in western Cuba having a great diversity of clastic and bioclastic sediments make know an epivolcanic terrain of a carbonated Maastrichtian marine cover accumulated in a slump, in a bathyal environment of Upper Paleocene to Early Eocene.
We are grateful to the Center of Oil Research of Cuba for the processing of the micropaleontologic samples and to the reviewer Dr.
1997a): The K/T Boundary at Beloc, Haiti, Micropaleontologic Record and Biostratigraphic Implications.