Chapter 8. Quantitative Biostratigraphy

  1. Øyvind Hammer and
  2. David A.T. Harper

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470750711.ch8

Paleontological Data Analysis

Paleontological Data Analysis

How to Cite

Hammer, Ø. and Harper, D. A.T. (eds) (2005) Quantitative Biostratigraphy, in Paleontological Data Analysis, Blackwell Publishing, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470750711.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 NOV 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405115445

Online ISBN: 9780470750711

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Keywords:

  • quantitative biostratigraphy;
  • stratigraphic ranges;
  • graphic correlation;
  • constrained optimization;
  • unitary associations

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Parametric confidence intervals on stratigraphic ranges

  • Non-parametric confidence intervals on stratigraphic ranges

  • Graphic correlation

  • Constrained optimization

  • Ranking and scaling

  • Unitary associations

  • Biostratigraphy by ordination

  • What is the best method for quantitative biostratigraphy?