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Leiming Yin, Chunjiang Wang, Yuanlong Zhao, Zhiji Ou. Early-Middle Cambrian Palynomorph Microfossils and Related Geochemical Events in South China. Journal of Earth Science, 2016, 27(2): 180-186. doi: 10.1007/s12583-016-0689-1
Citation: Leiming Yin, Chunjiang Wang, Yuanlong Zhao, Zhiji Ou. Early-Middle Cambrian Palynomorph Microfossils and Related Geochemical Events in South China. Journal of Earth Science, 2016, 27(2): 180-186. doi: 10.1007/s12583-016-0689-1

Early-Middle Cambrian Palynomorph Microfossils and Related Geochemical Events in South China

doi: 10.1007/s12583-016-0689-1
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  • Corresponding author: Leiming Yin,
  • Received Date: 05 Mar 2015
  • Accepted Date: 06 Sep 2015
  • Publish Date: 01 Apr 2016
  • The earliest Cambrian acritarch 'Asteridium-Heliosphaeridium-Comasphaeridium' assemblage and the Early Cambrian ('Chiungchussuan') acritarch 'Skiagia ornate-Fimbriaglomerella membranacea' assemblage in South China can be correlated with assemblages from synchronous strata elsewhere in the world. Recent geochemical study and biomarker evidence further confirm a biostratigraphic change between Cambrian Series 2 and Series 3 and support the recognition of a major geological and biotic event during this time interval.


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