Abstract

Foraminifera that are rare or absent in waters of normal oxygen content off southern California exist in great numbers in a low-oxygen environment within the Santa Barbara Basin, California. The foraminiferal faunas and their associated sedimentary features in this basin are described and compared with ot other Recent and Tertiary foraminifera and sedimentary features. Environmental significance is given to fossil homeomorphs based on this comparison.--Author's abstrac

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