Item description for Biostratigraphy of China by Wentang Zhang...
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Biostratigraphic data are basic to geological and palaeontological research. This book presents up-to-date material and research achievements in biostratigraphy in recent decades in China, and provides a variety of knowledge to lay a solid foundation for geologists and palaeontologists worldwide. It consists of 13 chapters covering 13 major geological systems. Every chapter addresses tectonic sedimentary domains, current biostratigraphic systems, series boundaries, faunal/floral succession, evolutionary trends and bioevents, correlation of the standard columns in China with other part of the world, facies patterns, palaeobiogeography and palaeogeography.
* Up-to-date and authoritative data basic to geologic research about China and all Asia * Concepts, procedures and classification follow modern international standards updated to the present * Written by leading Chinese geologists and palaeontologists
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 11" Width: 8" Height: 1.5" Weight: 3.5 lbs.
Release Date Aug 1, 2007
Publisher Elsevier Science
ISBN 7030113144 ISBN13 9787030113146