Volume 23 2005

Applied Stratigraphy

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-2632-4 (Print) 978-1-4020-2763-5 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Evolution of a Concept

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-19

      Stratigraphy: Evolution of a Concept

  2. The Search for Patterns: Ordering the Framework

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 21-21

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      Pages 23-53

      Buried Time: Chronostratigraphy as a Research Tool

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      Pages 55-71

      Ecostratigraphy’s Basis, using Silurian and Devonian Examples, with Consideration of the Biogeographic Complication

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      Pages 73-99

      Devonian Palynostratigraphy in Western Gondwana

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      Pages 101-121

      Carboniferous and Permian Palynostratigraphy

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      Pages 123-145

      Biostratigraphy of the Non-Marine Triassic: Is a Global Correlation Based on Tetrapod Faunas Possible?

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      Pages 147-161

      The K-T Boundary

  3. The Search for Clues: Analyzing and Sequencing the Record

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 163-163

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      Pages 165-178

      Chemostratigraphy

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      Pages 179-202

      Paleobotany and Paleoclimatology

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      Pages 203-226

      Palynofacies Analysis and its Stratigraphic Application

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      Pages 227-247

      Sequence Biostratigraphy with Examples from the Plio-Pleistocene and Quaternary

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      Pages 249-278

      Taphonomy — Overview of Main Concepts and Applications to Sequence Stratigraphic Analysis

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      Pages 279-300

      Significance of Ichnofossils to Applied Stratigraphy

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      Pages 301-338

      Cyclostratigraphy

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      Pages 339-355

      The Role and Value of “Biosteering” in Hydrocarbon Reservoir Exploitation

  4. Modelling the Record

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 357-357

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 359-386

      Quantitative Methods for Applied Microfossil Biostratigraphy