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Shifting ocean carbonate chemistry during the Eocene-Oligocene climate transition: Implications for deep-ocean Mg/Ca paleothermometry

Date

2010

Authors

Peck, V.L.
Yu, Jimin
Kender, S.
Riesselman, C.R.

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American Geophysical Union

Abstract

To date, no conclusive evidence has been identified for intermediate or deep water cooling associated with the >1‰ benthic δ18O increase at the Eocene-Oligocene transition (EOT) when large permanent ice sheets first appeared on Antarctica. Interpretati

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Keywords

Keywords: benthic foraminifera; carbonate; deep sea; Eocene-Oligocene boundary; hypothesis testing; ice sheet; isotopic ratio; Last Glacial Maximum; thermocline; water temperature; Antarctica; Foraminifera

Citation

Source

Paleoceanography

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Journal article

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DOI

10.1029/2009PA001906

Restricted until

2037-12-31