Fossil Algae pp 220-224 | Cite as

Statistical Analysis of Fossil Algae

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Taxonomic differentiation of fossil algae at species level is often problematic, because of the high variability. Moreover there are some simply fonned groups (e.g., blue-green algae), which have few attributes for differentiation.


Discriminant Function Major Axis Scatter Diagram Growth Line Calcareous Alga 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Zorn
    • 1
  1. 1.Frankfurt/M.W. Germany

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