Late Jurassic and early Cretaceous (Berriasian) ammonites from Shaikh Budin Hills, D. I. Khan (N.W.F.P.), Pakistan

by Ali Nasir Fatmi

Publisher: Director General, Geological Survey of Pakistan in Quetta

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Edition Notes

Statementby A. N. Fatmi.
SeriesRecords of the Geological Survey of Pakistan ; v. 21, pt. 2, report no. 3, Records of the Geological Survey of Pakistan ;, v. 21, pt. 2, report no. 3.
LC ClassificationsQE295 .P3 vol. 21, pt. 2, rept. no. 3, QE807.A5 .P3 vol. 21, pt. 2, rept. no. 3
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 38 p., [9] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4713224M
LC Control Number77985452

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Late Jurassic–Early Cretaceous rifting in the pyrenean-provencal domain. The whole extensional domain of Late Jurassic –Cretaceous age comprised a long, subsiding transtensional corridor characterized by a system of tilted blocKs, half-graben and small pull-apart basins infilled by syn-rift sediments of mainly Cretaceous age.

A network of sinistral strike-slip faults that bound the Massif. The Late Jurassic - Early Cretaceous tectonic evolution of SE Siberia was marked by the closure of the Mongol-Okhotsk by: 6.

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& Kouwe, W.F.P., [Stratigraphic unit]. The Late Jurassic is the third epoch of the Jurassic period, and it spans the geologic time from ± to ± million years ago (Ma), which is preserved in Upper Jurassic strata.

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The Aguilón Subbasin (NE Spain) was originated during the Late Jurassic–Early Cretaceous rifting due to the action of large normal faults, probably inherited from Late Variscan fracturing. WNW. He detected a slight northward shift of this boundary from the early to the mid Jurassic and an appreciably greater northward shift from the mid to the late Jurassic (Figure ).

The implied slight warming trend through the period continues into the Cretaceous. A Ceratosaurid (Dinosauria, Theropoda) from the Late Jurassic Early Cretaceous of Uruguay. The Late Jurassic-Early Cretaceous Santai Formation, sporadically distributed in western Shandong Province, comprises terrestrial alluvial-eolian successions, which records regional wind patterns and paleogeography in eastern North China.

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The Mjølnir Impact Event and its Consequences Geology and Geophysics of a Late Jurassic/Early Cretaceous Marine Impact Event. Editors: Dypvik, Henning, Tsikalas, Filippos, Smelror, Morten. Főzy, I. (Ed.) Late Jurassic–Early Cretaceous fauna, biostratigraphy, facies and deformation history of the carbonate formations in the Gerecse and Pilis Mountains (Transdanubian Range, Hungary.

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the Late Jurassic Tithonian stage was hot green-house within the overall Middle Jurassic–Early Cretaceous ‘cool’ mode (Frakes et al., ). Additionally, the parasequence stacking patterns on the platform record third-order relative sea-level changes that can be evaluated against the global (Haq et al., ) curve and the Arabian.

Late Jurassic and Early Cretaceous palynology of the Perth Basin, Western Australia / by John Backhouse Geological Survey of Western Australia Perth, W.A Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.

During the Late Jurassic, a northeast dipping continental to shallow marine ramp setting was established, with a mixed car- bonate-siliciclastic sedimentation that probably continued until the Valanginian - Hauterivian.

The cyclic character of the Late Jurassic to early Early Cretaceous sediments suggests control by sea-level by: The Early Cretaceous (geochronological name) or the Lower Cretaceous (chronostratigraphic name), is the earlier or lower of the two major divisions of the Cretaceous.

It is usually considered to stretch from Ma to ,5 Ma. Late Jurassic and Early Cretaceous Palynology of the Perth Basin, Western Australia.; (Bulletin # / Geological Survey of Western Australia) Paperback. Size: x inches.

pp., 51 plates, 13 figures in rear : John Backhouse. How to Cite. Larson, R. () The Early Cretaceous-Late Jurassic Magnetic Reversal Time Scale, and the Phoenix Magnetic Lineations Revisited, in The Geophysics of the Pacific Ocean Basin and Its Margin (eds G.

Sutton, M. Manghnani, R. Moberly and E. Mcafee), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. doi: /GMp The Cretaceous is divided into Early and Late Cretaceous epochs, or Lower and Upper Cretaceous series.

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1. Introduction The beginning of the Late Jurassic-Early Cretaceous rifting cycle affected the carbonate platforms that were previously developing throughout eastern Iberia, producing their breakdown and, as a consequence, the arrival to the marine realm of siliciclastic discharges coming from the elevated continental areas (e.g.

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Late Jurassic-Early Cretaceous these sites had paleolatitudes of 42–67 N. The Late Jurassic-Early Cretaceous sequences at these sites reflect the global sea-level rise during the Volgian-Hauterivian and a climatic shift from warm humid conditions in Volgian times to arid cold climates in the early Hauterivian.

The sediments indicate.Late Jurassic and Early Cretaceous palynology of the Perth Basin, Western Australia. Perth: State Print. Division, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: John Backhouse; Geological Survey of Western Australia.The present study attempts a comprehensive biostratigraphic evolution of the Late Jurassic – Early Cretaceous sequence at Messak escarpment based on the stratigraphic distribution of the charophytes species as this type of microfossils have not been studied before in Libya as well as the study area has never been studied for charophytes.