International Chronostratigraphic Chart

Stratotype Point Base of Eocene

ratified GSSP true
boundary level Base of Bed 1 in DBH subsection
comment Dababiya, near Luxor, Egypt
correlation event Carbon Isotope Excursion base, initiation of basal Eocene Thermal maximum (PETM)
dc source
Episodes 30/4, p. 271 286, 2007
Micropaleontology 49/1, p.41 59, 2003
see also
Ypresian.pdf original
index.html original
status Ratified 2003
StratigraphicPoint original
Resource original
shape Location of Stratotype Point Base of Eocene original