Acta Geographica Sinica ›› 1991, Vol. 58 ›› Issue (3): 347-352.doi: 10.11821/xb199103010

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A STUDY ON THE SPORO-POLLEN ASSEMBLAGE AND ITS PALEO-ENVIRONMENT AT THE PLANT-BEARING CALCIC SINTER OF LATE CENOZOIC ERA ON NORTHERN SLOPE OF THE KUNLUN MOUNTAINS

Huang Cixuan, Zhang Qingsong   

  1. Institute of Geography, Academia Sinica
  • Online:1991-07-15 Published:1991-07-15

Abstract: In 1988, some plant-bearing calcic sinter were discovered and collected by the Scientific Expedition of Chinese Academy of Sciences to the Karakulun-Kunlun Mts. at 4600 m. on the northern slope of middle Kunlun Mts. Its age is estimated to be from cene to early Pleistocene.

Key words: plant-bearing calcic sinter, sporo-pollen, paleo-environment