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Late Cretaceous and Cenozoic history of Latin American vegetation and terrestrial environments

Alan Graham

Late Cretaceous and Cenozoic history of Latin American vegetation and terrestrial environments

by Alan Graham

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Published by Missouri Botanical Garden Press in St . Louis, Mo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Umwelt,
  • Phytogeography,
  • Paleobotany,
  • Paleogeography,
  • Känozoikum,
  • Plant communities,
  • Geschiedenis,
  • Fossil Plants,
  • Vegetatie,
  • Vegetation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAlan Graham
    SeriesMonographs in systematic botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden -- v. 113
    ContributionsMissouri Botanical Garden
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE924 .G7294 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 617 p. :
    Number of Pages617
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25382004M
    ISBN 101930723687
    ISBN 109781930723689
    LC Control Number2009935194
    OCLC/WorldCa645490677

    Late Cretaceous and Cenozoic Geology of the New Madrid Seismic Zone Figure 4. Data (a) and structure contour map (b) of the top of the Upper Cretaceous strata. See Figure 1 for location within the Mississippi embayment. In (a) the dots represent wells, triangles are depths determined from seismic reflection lines, and the. Land Bridges: Ancient Environments, Plant Migrations, and New World Connections [Alan Graham]. Land bridges are the causeways of biodiversity. When they form, organisms are introduced into a new patchwork of species and habitats, forever altering the.

    Cretaceous Period - Cretaceous Period - Correlation: Correlation of Cretaceous rocks is usually accomplished using fossils. Ammonites are the most widely employed fossils because of their frequency of occurrence and geographic extent, but no single fossil group is capable of worldwide correlation of all sedimentary rocks. Most ammonites, for example, did not occur in all latitudes, because. LATE CRETACEOUS TERRESTRIAL VERTEBRATES FROM MADAGASCAR: IMPLICATIONS FOR LATIN AMERICAN BIOGEOGRAPHY1 David W. Krause,2 Patrick M. O’Connor,3 Kristina Curry Rogers,4 Scott D. Sampson,5 Gregory A. Buckley,6 and Raymond R. Rogers7 ABSTRACT The Mahajanga Basin Project, initiated in and centered in Upper Cretaceous strata of northwestern .

    Cretaceous Period - Cretaceous Period - Paleoclimate: In general, the climate of the Cretaceous Period was much warmer than at present, perhaps the warmest on a worldwide basis than at any other time during the Phanerozoic Eon. The climate was also more equable in that the temperature difference between the poles and the Equator was about one-half that of the present. Late Cretaceous and Cenozoic Mammals of North America Book Description: This book places into modern context the information by which North American mammalian paleontologists recognize, divide, calibrate, and discuss intervals of mammalian evolution known as North American Land Mammal Ages.


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Alan Graham is curator of paleobotany and palynology at the Missouri Botanical Garden. He is the author of several books, including Late Cretaceous and Cenozoic History of Latin American Vegetation and Terrestrial Environments. The Cenozoic Era (/ ˌ s iː. n ə ˈ z oʊ.

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Late Cretaceous and Early Cenozoic History of Latin American Vegetation and Terrestrial Environments By Alan Graham. This accessible textbook-style volume summarizes the history of Latin American vegetation from just prior to the asteroid impact at Chicxulub, Mexico, at the end of the Cretaceous period through the rapid-paced events of Holocene and Recent times, tracing highlights in the.

He is the author of several books, including Late Cretaceous and Cenozoic History of Latin American Vegetation and Terrestrial Environments and A Natural History of the New World: The Ecology and Evolution of Plants in the Americas, the latter also Brand: University of Chicago Press.

The Cretaceous (/ k r ɪ ˈ t eɪ. ʃ ə s /, krih-TAY-shəs) is a geological period that lasted from about to 66 million years ago (mya). It is the third and final period of the Mesozoic Era, as well as the name is derived from the Latin creta, "chalk".It is usually abbreviated K, for its German translation Kreide.

The Cretaceous was a period with a relatively warm climate. North American nonmarine climates and vegetation during the Late Cretaceous, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecol Wolfe, J. A., and C.

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