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Chemical systematics of conodont apatite determined by laser ablation ICPMS

Trotter, Julie; Eggins, Stephen


Minor and trace element compositions of a suite of Ordovician, Silurian, and Permian conodonts have been characterised by laser ablation inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry (LA-ICPMS). Continuous, high-resolution chemical depth profiles through individual conodont elements reveal systematic compositional differences between the component histologies (albid, hyaline, and basal body tissues). Comparative analyses of contemporaneous bio-apatites (ichthyoliths and inarticulate...[Show more]

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Date published: 2006
Type: Journal article
Source: Chemical Geology
DOI: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2006.03.004


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