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The terrestrial Eocene-Oligocene transition in North America [E-Book] / edited by Donald R. Prothero, Robert J. Emry.
During the transition from the Eocene to the Oligocene epochs, the mild tropical climates of the Paleocene and early Eocene were replaced by modern climatic conditions and extremes, including glacial ice in Antarctica. The best terrestrial record of the Eocene-Oligocene transition is found in North...
|Personal Name(s):||Prothero, Donald R., (editor)|
|Emry, Robert J., (editor)|
Cambridge University Press,
1 online resource (xiii, 688 pages)
- pt. I. The Chronostratigraphy of the Uintan through Arikareean. 1. Magnetic stratigraphy and biostratigraphy of the middle Eocene Uinta Formation, Uinta Basin, Utah / D.R. Prothero. 2. Biostratigraphy and magnetostratigraphy of the Bridgerian-Uintan Washakie Formation, Washakie Basin, Wyoming / S.M. McCarroll, J.J. Flynn and W.D. Turnbull. 3. Magnetic stratigraphy, sedimentology, and mammalian faunas of the early Uintan Washakie Formation, Sand Wash Basin, northwestern Colorado / R.K. Stucky, D.R. Prothero, W.G. Lohr and J.R. Snyder. 4. Theoretical biochronology, the Bridgerian-Uintan boundary and the "Shoshonian Subage" of the Uintan / S.L. Walsh. 5. Middle Eocene mammalian faunas of San Diego County, California / S.L. Walsh. 6. Stratigraphy and paleomagnetism of the middle Eocene Friars Formation and Poway Group, southwestern San Diego County, California / S.L. Walsh, D.R. Prothero and D.J. Lundquist.