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Biostratigraphic and Geological Significance of Planktonic Foraminifera

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Biostratigraphic and Geological Significance of Planktonic Foraminifera
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Publisher: UCL Press
ISBN/ASIN: 1910634255
ISBN-13: 9781910634257
Number of pages: 320

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The role of fossil planktonic foraminifera as markers for biostratigraphical zonation and correlation underpins most drilling of marine sedimentary sequences and is key to hydrocarbon exploration. The first - and only - book to synthesize the whole biostratigraphic and geological usefulness of planktonic foraminifera, unifies existing biostratigraphic schemes and provides an improved correlation reflecting regional biogeographies.

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