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Data set name

Foraminifera and ostracoda in surface sediments of Gipuzkoa Continental Shelf (Gulf of Gacogne, N Spain)

Data holding centreBasque Country University. Department of Stratigraphy, Geodynamics and Paleontology (EHU)
CountrySpain  Spain
Time period1972
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Gipuzkoa Continental Shelf (Gulf of Gascogne, N Spain)

Observations 
Parameters

Sediment resuspension; Sediment accumulation rate

Description 
Summary

A collection of 51 samples of surface sediments collected in April 1972 on the continental shelf of Gipuzcoa, at depth that go from 44 m to 620 m, in the course of the Noriberia cruise of the Spanish Institut of Oceanography. This study allows for the determination of distribution of foraminifers and ostracod marine microfauna.

OriginatorsBasque Country University. Department of Stratigraphy, Geodynamics and Paleontology (EHU)
Availability 
OrganisationBasque Country University. Department of Stratigraphy, Geodynamics and Paleontology (EHU)
AvailabilityMoratorium
ContactDr. Alejandro Cearreta
Address

Basque Country University. Department of Stratigraphy, Geodynamics and Paleontology (EHU)
Departamento de Estratigrafia, Geodinamica y Paleontologia Facultad de Ciencia y Tecnología. Universidad del País Vasco. Campus de Leioa Apartado 644
Bilbao

48080
Spain

Telephone+34 94 4647700
Facsimile+34 946013500
Emailestrati.paleo@ehu.es
Administration 
Collating centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Local identifier8018006
Global identifier2616
Last revised2009-02-11