Geochemical data from the Late Cretaceous of Seymour Island, Antarctic PeninsulaEntry ID: Geochemical_data_Seymour_Island_Antarctic_Peninsula
Abstract: Geochemical Data from latest Cretaceous and Early Eocene deposits on Seymour Island Antarctic Peninsula. 87Sr/86Sr analysis of bone taken from the skeleton of the Polarornis gregorii, 87Sr/86Sr values are present from six bone samples. Additionally, Rare Earth Elements (REE) analysis of sediment samples from Seymour Island, where samples associated with the skeleton of the Polarornis gregorii, plus samples from La Meseta Fm., unit Telm2; and from the Lopez de Bertodano Fm., unit Klb9 are provided. A REE data table and line chart of values are presented.
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Judd A. Case
Dataset Title: Geochemical Data from the latest Cretaceous of seymour Island, Antarctic Peninsula
Dataset Series Name: Strontium and REE
Dataset Release Date: 03-09
Dataset Release Place: Geology
Dataset Publisher: Geological Society of America
Issue Identification: ISSN 0091-7613
Data Presentation Form: tablesOnline Resource: http://sdmines.sdsmt.edu/sdsmt
Start Date: 2007-03-15Stop Date: 2009-03-14
Paleo Temporal Coverage
Paleo Start Date: Maastrichtian
Paleo Stop Date: Early Eocene
Latitude Resolution: 15 km
Longitude Resolution: 8 km
ISO Topic Category
Quality The geochemical data sets are high accurate and have had repeated runs.
Use Constraints Sources need to be cited.
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: jcase at mail.ewu.edu
Eastern Washington University, 138 Communications Bldg.
Province or State: Washington
Postal Code: 99004
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-06-16
Last DIF Revision Date: 2010-07-07