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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Me'hes, "Micropaleontology and biostratigraphy of the coastal basins of West Africa," Journal of African Earth Sciences, vol.
Tolderlund, "Distribution and ecology of living planktonic foraminifera in surface waters of the Atlantic and Indian oceans," in Micropaleontology of Marine Bottom Sediments, B.
Centenary of Japanese Micropaleontology. Terra Scientific Publishing Co., Tokyo.
Planktonic foraminifera from the upper Cretaceous of southeastern Iraq; biostratigraphy and systematics of the Heterohelicidae // Micropaleontology. 1975.
(44) Although these fabrics usually have been considered low calcareous, recent work with micropaleontology has shown that they are often mixed with calcareous, marine Neogene deposits.
Micropaleontology and palynology of core PAR87A-10: A 23,000 year record of paleoenvironmental changes in the Gulf of Alaska, northeast Pacifc.
"Studies on the Micropaleontology of Postglacial Deposits in Northern Scotland with Special Reference to the History of Woodlands." Journal of the Linnean Society, Botany 46:451-504.
Rindy runs Bill's lab and the Micropaleontology Mass Spectrometer for a group of five scientists.
Canfield of the Max Planck Institute for Marine Micropaleontology in Bremen, Germany, and John P.
The marine oxygen isotope stages are determined by the marine micropaleontology identification.
Late Permian plant microfossils from the Prince Charles Mountains, Antarctica; Review of Micropaleontology, 10(3):179-92.