Effect of flow disturbances on Holocene planktonic foraminiferal ecostratigraphy

Last updated 25th Jan 2018
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Ph.D student, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine Campus


Orinoco plume affected change in NW Tobago planktonic foraminiferal assemblages more than the eddy.

Planktonic foraminifera are shelled microscopic marine organisms and are sensitive to changes in water conditions. Different species of planktonic foraminifera make up an assemblage, and throughout...