Cainozoic


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Cainozoic

(ˌkaɪnəʊˈzəʊɪk; ˌkeɪ-)
adj
(Geological Science) a variant of Cenozoic
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In late 2002 Iraqi geologists announced an exploration programme for the country to cover the Cainozoic and Mesozoic, to be followed by work on older zones down to the Palaeozoic and Permian Khuff - judging by big finds in those horizons made in Iran, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, etc.
Condamine is a Mesotrophic Effervescent Brown Sodosol (ASC) or Solonetz (WRB) developed on Cainozoic sand plains.
Descriptions of new species of Cainozoic Echinoidea from Jamaica.
2011) suggested Avakubia to be an ancient taxon that possibly survived the Mesozoic/Cainozoic mass extinctions, whilst the streptaxid diversity is otherwise known from the Cainozoic only.
The permit lies in the Money Shoals Basin, a relatively undeformed Jurassic to Cainozoic sequence that unconformably overlies the mainly Paleozoic rocks of the Arafura Basin.
Probable and possible reserves in the Cainozoic and Mesozoic Fms alone were estimated at about 214bn bls of oil and 160 TCF of natural gas.
New Seaclem-1 will target natural gas in the Great White and Marlin stratigraphic prospects contained within the Cainozoic age sedimentary sequence.
It is underlain by ~200 m of Cainozoic sediments that contain 2 major aquifers: the Renmark Group and Calivil Formation.
This fascinating book presents the giant Australian animals of the Pleistocene (a time in the Cainozoic Era about 60,000 years ago).
In Litologiya, geokhimiya i stratigrafiya kontinental'nykh kainozojskikh otlozhenii Belarusi [Lithology, geochemistry and stratigraphy of continental Cainozoic deposits of Belarus] (Yakushko, O.
In late 2002 Iraqi geologists said there would be a new exploration programme to cover the Cainozoic and Mesozoic, to be followed by work on older formations down to the Palaeozoic and Permian Khuff - judging by big finds in those horizons made in Iran, Saudi Arabia, etc.
Cainozoic geology and geomorphology of the Wahgi Valley, central highlands of Papua New Guinea, BMR Journal of Australian Geology and Geophysics 10: 267-75.