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Research article
22 Feb 2012
Research article |  | 22 Feb 2012

The oxygen isotopic composition of phytolith assemblages from tropical rainforest soil tops (Queensland, Australia): validation of a new paleoenvironmental tool

A. Alexandre, J. Crespin, F. Sylvestre, C. Sonzogni, and D. W. Hilbert

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Cited articles

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Alexandre, A., Meunier, J. D., Mariotti, A., and Soubies, F.: Late Holocene paleoenvironmental record from a latosol at Salitre (Southern Central Brazil): phytolith and carbon isotope evidence, Quaternary Res., 51, 187–194, 1999.
Alexandre, A., Sonzogni, C., Basile, I., Sylvestre, F., Parron, C., Meunier, J. D., and Colin, F.: Oxygen isotope analyses of fine silica grains using laser-extraction technique: comparison with oxygen isotope data obtained from ion microprobe analyses and application to quartzite and silcrete cement investigation, Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 70, 2827–2835, 2006.
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