By H. M. Bolli, J.-P. Beckmann, J. B. Saunders
This booklet provides an important facts set for benthic foraminifera present in the vintage southern Caribbean sector. It assembles information on one thousand of crucial species for the time span Cretaceous to Miocene (120 to ten million years prior to present). Age levels are put in the framework of these used for planktic foraminifera present in Plankton Stratigraphy (Bolli et al., CUP, 1985). The taxa were mentioned up to now generically, and in lots of circumstances new comparisons between species were made--the overdue Cretaceous and Early Paleogene are rather designated. this data, including unique illustrations, will allow the taxa for use stratigraphically.
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