Fungal Proliferation at the Cretaceous-Tertiary Boundary

  title={Fungal Proliferation at the Cretaceous-Tertiary Boundary},
  author={V. Vajda and S. McLoughlin},
  pages={1489 - 1489}
  • V. Vajda, S. McLoughlin
  • Published 2004
  • Geology, Medicine
  • Science
  • We have found that a fungal spike occurs between the diverse Late Cretaceous palynoflora and the low-diversity fern-dominated early Paleocene assemblages in a New Zealand section. The fungal layer is coincident with the Ir anomaly marking the extinction event. 
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