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How good are dinocyst-inferred sea-ice reconstructions?

Dinocysts, the resting stage of dinoflagellates, have been used to reconstruct a range of palaeoceanographic variables, including summer and winter sea surface temperature (SST) and salinity, productivity and sea ice using transfer functions. I became interested in dinocysts as proxies … Continue reading


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