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Frenz, Michael; Baumann, Karl-Heinz; Boeckel, Babette; Höppner, René; Henrich, Rüdiger (2005): Coccolith biometry in 2-63 µm fraction of sediment core GeoB1903-1. PANGAEA,, In supplement to: Frenz, M et al. (2005): Quantification of foraminifer and coccolith carbonate in South Atlantic surface sediments by means of carbonate grain-size distributions. Journal of Sedimentary Research, 75(3), 446-475,

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Frenz, Michael (2003): Grain-size composition of Quaternary South Atlantic sediments and its paleoceanographic significance. Berichte aus dem Fachbereich Geowissenschaften der Universität Bremen, 213, 123 pp, urn:nbn:de:gbv:46-ep000103333
Latitude: -8.676500 * Longitude: -11.843333
Date/Time Start: 1993-01-17T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1993-01-17T00:00:00
Minimum DEPTH, sediment/rock: 0.01 m * Maximum DEPTH, sediment/rock: 0.01 m
GeoB1903-1 (GIK17843-1) * Latitude: -8.676500 * Longitude: -11.843333 * Date/Time: 1993-01-17T00:00:00 * Elevation: -3161.0 m * Recovery: 0.36 m * Location: Mid Atlantic Ridge * Campaign: SO84 (ST. HELENA HOTSPOT) * Basis: Sonne * Method/Device: Giant box corer (GKG)
The coccolith size (maximum diameter or length of spine) is referred to as the nominal diameter of the frequent species.
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethod/DeviceComment
1DEPTH, sediment/rockDepthmGeocode
2Calcidiscus leptoporus, diameterC. leptoporus diamµmFrenz, MichaelScanning electron microscope (SEM)morphotype B
3Calcidiscus leptoporus, diameterC. leptoporus diamµmFrenz, MichaelScanning electron microscope (SEM)morphotype A and C
4Rhabdosphaera clavigera, diameterR. clavigera diamµmFrenz, MichaelScanning electron microscope (SEM)
5Helicosphaera carteri, diameterH. carteri diamµmFrenz, MichaelScanning electron microscope (SEM)
6Umbilicosphaera sibogae, diameterU. sibogae diamµmFrenz, MichaelScanning electron microscope (SEM)
7Emiliania huxleyi, diameterE. huxleyi diamµmFrenz, MichaelScanning electron microscope (SEM)
8Florisphaera profunda, diameterF. profunda diamµmFrenz, MichaelScanning electron microscope (SEM)
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