Age and environment of Miocene - Pliocene glaciomarine deposits, James Ross Island, Antarctica
Entry ID: CDA_AR_GEO_MIOCENE_PLIOCENE_JRI

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Summary
Abstract: Knowledge of the late Miocene - Pliocene climate of West Antarctica,
recorded by sedimentary units within the James Ross Island Volcanic
Group, is still fragmentary. Late Miocene glaciomarine deposits at the
base of the group in eastern James Ross Island (Hobbs Glacier
Formation) and Late Pliocene (3 Ma) interglacial strata at its local
top on Cockburn Island (Cockburn Island Formation) have been ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -64.1   S: -64.1   E: -57.45   W: -57.45

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: del Valle, rodolfo Augusto
Dataset Title: Age and environment of Miocene - Pliocene glaciomarine deposits, James Ross Island, Antarctica
Dataset Publisher: Geological Magazine (2002), 139:577-594 Cambridge University Press
Paleo Temporal Coverage
Platform
LABORATORY Ancillary Description
Originating Center
Data Center
Centro de Datos Antarticos, Argentina Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.dna.gov.ar/
Dataset ID: CDA_AR_GEO_MIOCENE_PLIOCENE_JRI

Data Center Personnel
Name: CELIA ELBA IZQUIERDO
Phone: 54-11-4812-2086
Fax: 54-11-4812-2086
Email: celeiz_antar at hotmail.com
Email: celeiz at dna.gov.ar
Email: cda at dna.gov.ar
Contact Address:
Centro de Datos Antarticos
Direccion Nacional del Antartico
Instituto Antartico Argentino
Cerrito 1248
City: Capital Federal
Postal Code: C1010AAZ
Country: ARGENTINA
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: 54-11-4812-2086
Fax: 54-11-4812-2086
Email: celeiz_antar at hotmail.com
Email: celeiz at dna.gov.ar
Email: cda at dna.gov.ar
Contact Address:
Centro de Datos Antarticos
Direccion Nacional del Antartico
Instituto Antartico Argentino
Cerrito 1248
City: Capital Federal
Postal Code: C1010AAZ
Country: ARGENTINA
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Publications/References
H. A. JONKERS, J. M. LIRIO, R. A. DEL VALLE and S. P. KELLEY.Age and
environment of Miocene - Pliocene glaciomarine deposits, James Ross
Island, Antarctica.Geological Magazine (2002), 139:577-594 Cambridge
University Press Copyright 2002 Cambridge University PressDOI
10.1017/S0016756802006787
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-12-19
Last DIF Revision Date: 2004-09-09
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