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Ostracodes: witnesses of the Plio-Quaternary boundary in the North Eastern Atlantic, Preliminary results

@inproceedings{Braccini2009OstracodesWO,
  title={Ostracodes: witnesses of the Plio-Quaternary boundary in the North Eastern Atlantic, Preliminary results},
  author={E. Braccini and P. Carbonel and V. Vayssieres and S. Courbouleix},
  year={2009}
}
  • E. Braccini, P. Carbonel, +1 author S. Courbouleix
  • Published 2009
  • Geology
  • Key words: Ostracodes; Morphological variability; Seasonal contrasts; Climatic change; Plio-Pleistocene. The 2,4 MY crisis is an important event for the upper Neogene of North Atlantic. A new climatic system occur and widespread during the Quaternary and is characterized by glacial and interglacial alternance. To follow the different steps of this crisis, we have choosen a borehole situated in the Cotentin peninsula (Normandy, France) and used ostracodes such as markers. The interpretation… CONTINUE READING

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