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Eustasy, High-Frequency Sea Level Cycles and Habitat by Mu Ramkumar,David Menier

By Mu Ramkumar,David Menier

Eustatic High-Frequency Sea point Cycles and Habitat Heterogeneity: Basinal-Regional-Global Implications offers the present knowing and destiny instructions of the examine on Cretaceous sea point cycles in one resource. This reference paintings is for newcomers, graduates, and postgraduates who're attracted to the topic and intend to enterprise into critical examine. This hybrid text/reference is for newbies, lecturers, and pros who intend to record sea point dynamics on lengthy and little while scales and resultant habitat and paleobiodiversity changes.

  • Presents new and demanding local geological wisdom in regards to the sedimentary basins of India
  • Provides a one-stop-shop on high-frequency sea point cycles and fluctuations, and the impression created through tectonics and climatic cycles
  • Contains stories at the present prestige, case reviews, and a glance at destiny trends

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