Taxonomy, Stratigraphy, and Paleoceanographic Implications of Paleocene Diatoms

  title={Taxonomy, Stratigraphy, and Paleoceanographic Implications of Paleocene Diatoms},
  author={J. Fenner},
The taxonomy and stratigraphy of pelagic Paleocene diatoms from ODP Sites 698, 700, and 702 and DSDP Site 524 in the South Atlantic and DSDP Site 214 in the Indian Ocean are presented, as well as paleogeographic and paleoecologic implications. Eleven new species and one new variety are described and one new combination is proposed: Coscinodiscus cruxii sp. nov. Grunowiella palaeocaenica var. alternans var. nov. Hemiaulusl beatus sp. nov. Hemiaulusl ciesielskii sp. nov. Hemiaulusl conicus sp… Expand

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