The American Oligocene

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EAMES et al. 1 claim that the Oligocene is not represented in the marine sediments of the western hemisphere. This claim seems to conflict with the palæogeographic status of the region.

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    Eames, F. E., et al., Nature, 185, 447 (1960).

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    Stainforth, R. M., Rév Micropaléont. (in the press).

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STAINFORTH, R. The American Oligocene. Nature 187, 678–679 (1960) doi:10.1038/187678a0

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