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Late Ordovician Mass Extinction caused by volcanism, warming and anoxia, not cooling and glaciation (2020)
Journal Article
Bond, D., & Grasby, S. E. (in press). Late Ordovician Mass Extinction caused by volcanism, warming and anoxia, not cooling and glaciation. Geology, https://doi.org/10.1130/G47377.1

The Ordovician saw major diversification in marine life abruptly terminated by the Late Ordovician Mass Extinction (LOME). Around 85% of species were eliminated in two pulses 1 Myr apart. The first pulse in the basal Hirnantian has been linked to coo... Read More about Late Ordovician Mass Extinction caused by volcanism, warming and anoxia, not cooling and glaciation.


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