A Chemostratigraphic and Geochemical Facies Analysis of Strata Deposited in an Eocene Australo-Antarctic Seaway: Is Cyclicity Evidence for Glacioeustasy?

  1. Neville F. Exon,
  2. James P. Kennett and
  3. Mitchell J. Malone
  1. Timothy S. White

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/151GM10

The Cenozoic Southern Ocean: Tectonics, Sedimentation, and Climate Change Between Australia and Antarctica

The Cenozoic Southern Ocean: Tectonics, Sedimentation, and Climate Change Between Australia and Antarctica

How to Cite

White, T. S. (2004) A Chemostratigraphic and Geochemical Facies Analysis of Strata Deposited in an Eocene Australo-Antarctic Seaway: Is Cyclicity Evidence for Glacioeustasy?, in The Cenozoic Southern Ocean: Tectonics, Sedimentation, and Climate Change Between Australia and Antarctica (eds N. F. Exon, J. P. Kennett and M. J. Malone), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/151GM10

Author Information

  1. EMS Environment Institute, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904160

Online ISBN: 9781118666210

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Keywords:

  • Geology, Structural—Antarctic Ocean;
  • Paleoclimatology—Cenozoic;
  • Climatic changes—Antarctic Ocean;
  • Antarctic Ocean—Climate;
  • Marine sediments—Antarctic Ocean

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Eocene Earth

  • Eocene Stratal Stacking Patterns from Australia-Antarctic a and Beyond

  • Chemostratigraphic Profiling

  • Holistic Chemostratigraphic Approach to the Eocene Strata

  • Laboratory Methodology

  • Data Analysis

  • Results

  • Discussion

  • Conclusions