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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1996)

Document title

Late Pleistocene and Holocene seasonal temperatures reconstructed from fossil beetle assemblages in the Rocky Mountains

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

ELIAS S.A. (1) ;
(1) Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research, University of Colorado, Boulder, ETATS-UNIS

Abstract

Mutual Climatic Range (MCR) analysis was applied to 20 fossil beetle assemblages from 11 sites dating from 14,500 to 400 yr B.P. The fossil sites represent a transect of the Rocky Mountain region from northern Montana to central Colorado. The analyses yielded estimates of mean July and mean January temperatures, and it standardizes the method of paleoclimatic interpretation

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Quaternary research / ISSN 0033-5894 / CODEN QRESAV

Editor : Elsevier, San Diego, CA - ETATS-UNIS (1970)

Millesime : 1996, vol. 46, no3 [pp. 311-318]

Bibliographic references : 37 ref.

Collation : Illustration ;

Language

Anglais

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 15739

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