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Main Title Nearshore marine paleoclimatic regions, increasing zoogeographic provinciality, molluscan extinctions, and paleoshorelines, California : Late Oligocene (27 Ma) to Late Pliocene (2.5 Ma) /
Author Hall, Clarence A.
Publisher Geological Society of America,
Year Published 2002
OCLC Number 49513015
ISBN 0813723574; 9780813723570
Subjects Paleoclimatology--California ; Paleoclimatology--Neogene ; Paleoclimatology--Oligocene ; Mollusks, Fossil--California ; Paleontology--Neogene ; Neogene Geologic Period ; Oligocene Geologic Epoch ; Paleoclimatologia--Calif ornia ; Mollusca--Calif ornia ; Oligoceno--Calif ornia ; Plioceno--Calif ornia ; Paleoclimatologia--Califórnia ; Mollusca--Califórnia ; Oligoceno--Califórnia ; Plioceno--Califórnia
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ESBM Newport QE1.G47 no.357 2002 CPHEA/PESD Library/Corvallis,OR 07/23/2019
Collation viii, 489 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm.
Issued in slipcase; accompanied by 19 folded col. leaves of plates. Includes bibliographical references (pages 457-489).
Contents Notes
Abstract -- Introduction -- Procedure. Assigning rock units to time slices ; Taxonomy and latitudinal endpoints of taxa ; Effective temperature ; Paleoshorelines and paleoclimatic regions ; Assignment of rock units to time slices ; Taxonomy and latitudinal endpoints of taxa ; Effective temperature ; Present-day molluscan and paleomolluscan provinces ; Climatic regions ; Continental climatic regions defined by temperature ; Marine climatic regions defined by temperature ; Effective temperature for fossil taxa ; Percentage of fossil taxa with a particular effective temperature -- Paleoshoreline maps and Paleoclimatic regions -- Results -- Discussion. Role of temperature in limiting distribution of marine mollusks ; Regional and global climatic changes ; Extralimital and extraprovincial or thermally anomalous molluscan taxa ; Regional extinction events ; Temperate marine paleoclimate ; Paleogeography.