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SCIENCE CHINA Earth Sciences, Volume 62 , Issue 1 : 287-309(2019) https://doi.org/10.1007/s11430-018-9305-y

Paleogene integrative stratigraphy and timescale of China

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  • ReceivedMar 19, 2018
  • AcceptedNov 14, 2018
  • PublishedNov 30, 2018

Abstract


Funded by

the National Natural Science Foundation of China(GrantNo.,41572021)

the National Commission on Stratigraphy of China.


Acknowledgment

We appreciated Profs. Li Chuankui and Tong Yongsheng for their suggestions and discussions. This study was supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grant No. 41572021) and the National Commission on Stratigraphy of China.


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  • Figure 1

    History of subdivision of the Chinese Paleogene Mammal Ages. * ALMA, Asian Land Mammal Ages.

  • Figure 2

    History of subdivision of the Paleogene chronostratigraphy in China. * NCSC refers to the National Commission on Stratigraphy of China.

  • Figure 3

    Paleomagnetic and carbon isotope data and the distribution of fossil mammal and ostracod assemblages at the Tianzhifen-Jixianwan section, Hengyang Basin, Hunan (Wang et al., 2011). M-LC, Mammal-bearing horizon in the Lingcha Formation; M-LMP, Mammal-bearing horizon in the Limuping Formation; O-LC, Ostracod assemblage of the Lingcha Formation; O-LMP, Ostracod assemblage of the Limuping Formation.

  • Figure 4

    Correlation of Chinese terrestrial Paleogene at some localities.

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