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Stratigraphy and correlation of the marine Jurassic deposits of central Oregon

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Lupher, Ralph Leonard (1930) Stratigraphy and correlation of the marine Jurassic deposits of central Oregon. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-08312007-083608

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NOTE: Text or symbols not renderable in plain ASCII are indicated by [...]. Abstract is included in .pdf document. Marine Jurassic rocks occupy an area of more than 200 square miles in the pre-Tertiary area of Central Oregon. Eight formations are recognized in a series that ranges in age from the middle Lias to the Callovian of the upper Jura. The faunas are grouped into four chronologic divisions which are not coincident with the stratigraphi divisions. The two sets of divisions may be compared in the following manner: [...].

Item Type:Thesis (Dissertation (Ph.D.))
Subject Keywords:Marine Jurassic rocks, Jurassic deposits, carboniferous limestones, Ochoco Range, Donovan fossils
Degree Grantor:California Institute of Technology
Division:Geological and Planetary Sciences
Major Option:Geology
Thesis Availability:Public (worldwide access)
Research Advisor(s):
  • Woodring, Wendell P. (advisor)
  • Buwalda, John P. (co-advisor)
  • Packard, Earl L. (co-advisor)
Thesis Committee:
  • Unknown, Unknown
Defense Date:1 January 1930
Additional Information:Supplemental Files Information: Correlation of Jurassic deposits of western North America and some standard European columns which are adjusted to the chronologic sequence of Buckman: Supplement 1 from "Stratigraphy and correlation of the marine Jurassic deposits of central Oregon" (Thesis). Malheur National Forest, Oregon, Willamette Meridian: Supplement 2 from "Stratigraphy and correlation of the marine Jurassic deposits of central Oregon" (Thesis) Date(s) Collected: 1924. Geographic Location Bounding Box: -118.0 Degrees East; -119.67 Degrees West; 44.833 Degrees North; 43.67 Degrees South. Malheur National Forest, Oregon, Willamette Meridian (reverse side of): Supplement 3 from "Stratigraphy and correlation of the marine Jurassic deposits of central Oregon" (Thesis).
Record Number:CaltechETD:etd-08312007-083608
Persistent URL:http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-08312007-083608
Related URLs:
URLURL TypeDescription
https://doi.org/10.22002/D1.317DOISupplement 1 in CaltechDATA: Correlation of Jurassic deposits of western North America and some standard European columns which are adjusted to the chronologic sequence of Buckman
https://doi.org/10.22002/D1.318DOISupplement 2 in CaltechDATA: Malheur National Forest, Oregon, Willamette Meridian
https://doi.org/10.22002/D1.319DOISupplement 3 in CaltechDATA: Malheur National Forest, Oregon, Willamette Meridian (reverse side of)
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ID Code:3301
Collection:CaltechTHESIS
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Deposited On:10 Sep 2007
Last Modified:22 Jan 2018 21:28

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