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Biogeosciences, 10, 6375–6387, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-10-6375-2013
Biogeosciences, 10, 6375–6387, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-10-6375-2013
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09 Oct 2013
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A novel salinity proxy based on Na incorporation into foraminiferal calcite

J. C. Wit et al.

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