The Influence of the Tethys on the Bottom Waters of the Early Tertiary Ocean

  1. Jemes P. Kennett and
  2. Detlef A. Warkne
  1. Hedi Oberhänsli

Published Online: 21 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/AR056p0167

The Antarctic Paleoenvironment: A Perspective on Global Change: Part One

The Antarctic Paleoenvironment: A Perspective on Global Change: Part One

How to Cite

Oberhänsli, H. (1992) The Influence of the Tethys on the Bottom Waters of the Early Tertiary Ocean, in The Antarctic Paleoenvironment: A Perspective on Global Change: Part One (eds J. P. Kennett and D. A. Warkne), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/AR056p0167

Author Information

  1. Max-Planck-Institut für Chemie, D-6500 Mainz, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1992

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875908236

Online ISBN: 9781118667781

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Keywords:

  • Paleogeography—Antarctic regions—Congresses;
  • Paleoecology—Antarctic regions—Congresses

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Paleotectonic Evolution of Tethys During the Paleog

  • Oceanic Gateways in the Tethyan Realm

  • Evaluation of Climatic Proxy Data

  • Sedimentary Facies of Tethys and Adjacent Continents

  • The Evaporation/Precipitation Balance in the Tethyan Realm

  • When did the Tethys Become a Potential Bottom Water Source Area?