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Gerhardt, Sabine; Henrich, Rüdiger (2001): Calcium carbonate and aragonite of surface sediments [dataset]. PANGAEA,, In supplement to: Gerhardt, S; Henrich, R (2001): Shell preservation of Limacina inflata (Pteropoda) in surface sediments from the Central and South Atlantic Ocean: a new proxy to determine the aragonite saturation state of water masses. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, 48(9), 2051-2071,

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Catubig, Nina R; Archer, David E; Francois, Roger; deMenocal, Peter B; Howard, William R; Yu, Ein-Fen (1998): Global deep-sea burial rate of calcium carbonate during the last glacial maximum. Paleoceanography, 13(3), 298-310,
Gerhardt, Sabine (2001): Late Quaternary water mass variability derived from the pteropod preservation state in sediments of the western South Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea. Berichte aus dem Fachbereich Geowissenschaften der Universität Bremen, 171, 109 pp, urn:nbn:de:gbv:46-ep000102968
Gerhardt, Sabine; Groth, H; Rühlemann, Carsten; Henrich, Rüdiger (2000): Aragonite preservation in late Quaternary sediment cores on the Brazilian Continental Slope: implications for intermediate water circulation. International Journal of Earth Sciences, 88(4), 607-618,
Lembke, Lester (1997): Paläozeanographische Rekonstruktion karibischer Tiefenwassermassen anhand von stabilen Kohlenstoffisotopen aus Benthosforaminiferen und metastabilen Karbonatlösungsindizes. PhD Thesis, Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel, Germany
Median Latitude: -2.907656 * Median Longitude: -45.927300 * South-bound Latitude: -33.170000 * West-bound Longitude: -79.145000 * North-bound Latitude: 18.933333 * East-bound Longitude: 5.306667
Date/Time Start: 1959-04-21T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1998-05-25T02:43:00
Minimum DEPTH, sediment/rock: m * Maximum DEPTH, sediment/rock: m
A240-ML * Latitude: 15.433300 * Longitude: -68.500000 * Elevation: -4180.0 m
AT_II-107_65 * Latitude: -32.030000 * Longitude: -36.180000 * Elevation: -2795.0 m * Campaign: ATII_USA * Basis: Atlantis II (1963)
GeoB1220-2 * Latitude: -24.033333 * Longitude: 5.306667 * Date/Time: 1990-03-23T00:00:00 * Elevation: -2266.0 m * Recovery: 0.33 m * Location: Walvis Ridge * Campaign: M12/1 * Basis: Meteor (1986) * Method/Device: Giant box corer (GKG) * Comment: Foram.-sand in KS übergehend
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethod/DeviceComment
1Event labelEvent
2Latitude of eventLatitude
3Longitude of eventLongitude
4Elevation of eventElevationm
5DEPTH, sediment/rockDepth sedmGeocode
6Calcium carbonateCaCO3%Element analyser CHNsee reference for the principal investigator
7AragoniteArg%X-ray diffraction (XRD)see reference for the principal investigator
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