Multidisciplinary and Interdisciplinary(M)
Session Sub CategoryIntersection
Session IDM-IS20
TitleEvolution of the Pelagic Realm
Short titleEvolution of the Pelagic Realm
Main ConvenerNameAtsushi Matsuoka
AffiliationDepartment of Geology, Faculty of Science, Niigata University
Co-Convener 1NameToshiyuki Kurihara
AffiliationGraduate School of Science and Technology, Niigata University
Co-Convener 2NameTetsuji Onoue
AffiliationEarth and Environmental Sciences, Graduate School of Science and Technology, Kumamoto University
Co-Convener 3NameKatsunori Kimoto
AffiliationJapan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology
ScopeThis session focuses on the evolution of ecosystem in the pelagic realms, including discussions on all aspects of pelagic biota covering biostratigraphy, biochronology, evolution, and biogeography, which are important to the reconstruction of the spatio-temporal framework in the pelagic realm. Reconstructions of plate configuration through time are included in the scope of this session. Biological, geochemical, sedimentological approaches to the pelagic environments are welcomed.
Type of presentationOral and Poster presentation
Invited authors Koji Seike (Atmosphere and Ocean Research Institute, University of Tokyo)