Ostracod Faunas as Palaeoenvironmental Indicators in Marginal Marine Environments

  1. Jonathan A. Holmes and
  2. Allan R. Chivas
  1. Ian Boomer1 and
  2. Gary Eisenhauer2

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/131GM07

The Ostracoda: Applications in Quaternary Research

The Ostracoda: Applications in Quaternary Research

How to Cite

Boomer, I. and Eisenhauer, G. (2002) Ostracod Faunas as Palaeoenvironmental Indicators in Marginal Marine Environments, in The Ostracoda: Applications in Quaternary Research (eds J. A. Holmes and A. R. Chivas), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/131GM07

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Geography, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Newcastle, U.K.

  2. 2

    Robertson Research International Ltd., Tyn-Y-Coed, Llandudno, N. Wales, U.K.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909905

Online ISBN: 9781118668689

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Keywords:

  • Ostracoda, Fossil;
  • Paleontology—Quaternary;
  • Paleoecology—Methodology

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Autochoneity of Marginal Marine Ostracod Assemblages

  • Ostracod Response to Environmental Variability

  • Ostracods in Different Salinity Regimes

  • Ostracoda from Modern Marginal Marine Environments

  • Quaternary Records of Marginal Marine Ostracods

  • Applications In Sea-Level Reconstruction

  • Summary