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Displaced Foraminifera Faunas

By
Fred B. Phleger
Fred B. Phleger
University of California Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, California
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Published:
January 01, 1951

Abstract

Deep-sea sands from the San Diego Trough and the Sigsbee Deep contain shallow-water species of Foraminifera and appear to have been displaced by turbidity currents. The faunas suggest different types of movement for some of the sands in which they occur.

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SEPM Special Publication

Turbidity Currents and the Transportaton of Coarse Sediments to Deep Water

J. L. Hough
J. L. Hough
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SEPM Society for Sedimentary Geology
Volume
2
ISBN electronic:
9781565762039
Publication date:
January 01, 1951

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