Stratotype Point Base of Thanetian

label Stratotype Point Base of Thanetian
ratified GSSP true
boundary level
30.5m above the Base of Itzurun Formation
About 78 m above the Cretaceous/ Paleogene boundary; 6.5m above the base of Member B of the Itzurun Formation
comment Zumaia section, northern Spain
correlation event Magnetic Base of Chron C26n
see also
Selandian&Thanetian.pdf original
Sinemurian.pdf original
index.html original
image.php?periodid=32&top_parentid=0&imageid=331 original
source Episodes 34/4, p.220 - 243, 2011
status Ratified 2008
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has geometry Location of Stratotype Point Base of Thanetian original
represents boundary
Base of Thanetian original
stratotype BaseThanetianSP original