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The first hominin of Europe
The earliest hominin occupation of Europe is one of the most debated topics in palaeoanthropology. However, the purportedly oldest of the Early Pleistocene sites in Eurasia lack precise age controlExpand
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A calibrated mammal scale for the Neogene of Western Europe. State of the art
Abstract A magnetobiostratigraphically calibrated mammal scale for the Neogene of Western Europe is presented in this paper. The Mammal Neogene (MN) units originally proposed by Mein [Report onExpand
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/ Magnetostratigraphy of the Vallesian late Miocene in the / Valles-Penedes Basin northeast Spain ``
The magnetostratigraphic analysis of the late Miocene continental deposits from the Valles-Penedes Basin, combined with its well-documented fossil mammal record, has provided a well-resolvedExpand
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The Vallesian mammal succession in the Vallès-Penedès basin (northeast Spain): Paleomagnetic calibration and correlation with global events
Abstract The integrated lithostratigraphic, biostratigraphic and magnetostratigraphic study of new and classical alluvial fan sequences in the Valles-Penedes Basin (northeast Spain, WesternExpand
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Old World first appearance datum of “Hipparion” horses: Late Miocene large-mammal dispersal and global events
The magnetobiochronological dating of the late Miocene hipparionine horses ( “Hipparion” ) in the western Mediterranean places its first appearance datum (FAD) in the circum-Mediterranean region atExpand
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Late Cenozoic deformation and uplift of the NE Tibetan Plateau: Evidence from high-resolution magnetostratigraphy of the Guide Basin, Qinghai Province, China
The Cenozoic intramontane Gonghe–Guide Basin in Qinghai Province, China, is tectonically controlled by the sinistral strike-slip framework of the Kunlun and Altyn Tagh–South Qilian faults in theExpand
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Evolution of magnetic fabrics during incipient deformation of mudrocks (Pyrenees, northern Spain)
Abstract The anisotropy of magnetic susceptibility (AMS) of Eocene mudrocks from the Southern Pyrenean Foreland Basin documents the progressive development of tectonic fabrics in sediments thatExpand
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Early human occupation of Western Europe: paleomagnetic dates for two paleolithic sites in Spain.
  • O. Oms, J. Parés, +4 authors A. Turq
  • Geography, Medicine
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…
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The lacustrine deposits infilling the intramontane Guadix-Baza Basin, in the Betic Range of Southern Spain, have yielded abundant well-preserved lithic artifacts. In addition, the lake beds contain aExpand
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Matuyama-age lithic tools from the Sima del Elefante site, Atapuerca (northern Spain).
Paleomagnetic results obtained from the sedimentary fill at the Sima del Elefante site in Atapuerca, Spain, reveal a geomagnetic reversal, interpreted as the Matuyama-Brunhes boundary (0.78 Ma). TheExpand
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The oldest human fossil in Europe, from Orce (Spain).
The Orce region has one of the best late Pliocene and early Pleistocene continental paleobiological records of Europe. It is situated in the northeastern sector of the intramontane Guadix-Baza BasinExpand
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