Simon, M. 2020. Pliocene Palaeoclimate off Southeastern Africa: Insights from IODP Expedition 361, Version 1.0. Interdisciplinary Earth Data Alliance (IEDA). https://doi.org/10.1594/IEDA/100719.
Pliocene Palaeoclimate off Southeastern Africa: Insights from IODP Expedition 361
The data comprises a multi-proxy dataset of 49 samples spanning approximately the time interval from 1.8-3.9 Ma according to the currently available shipboard age model from offshore the Limpopo River, southwest Indian Ocean. Data includes major and trace element chemistry and K-Ar ages from the clay fraction (<2um), radiogenic isotope geochemistry, stable isotopes of planktonic foraminifera Globigerinoides ruber.
Coverage Scope: Regional (Continents, Oceans)
Geographic Location: Southwest Indian Ocean
User Contributed Keyword(s):
Limpopo River, radiogenic isotopes, Agulhas Current, Pliocene
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