Benthic foraminifers response to Mediterranean Outflow Water changes during the Late Pliocene-Early Pleistocene transition


Ana Lopes1,2, Montserrat Alonso-García1,2, Emilia Salgueiro1,2, Cesar Nicolas Rodriguez-Diaz3, Teresa Rodrigues1,2, Antje H L Voelker1,2, Henning Kuhnert4, Jeroen Groeneveld5, Concepción Herrero3, Francisco Fatela6,7, Warley Soares1,2, Carlos A Alvarez Zarikian8, Francisco J Sierro9, Jose'-Abel Flores9 and Fatima F G Abrantes1,2, (1)Instituto Português do Mar e da Atmosfera (IPMA), Divisão de Geologia e Georecursos Marinhos, Lisbon, Portugal, (2)Centro de Ciencias do Mar, Faro, Portugal, (3)Complutense University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain, (4)MARUM, Universitaet Bremen, Bremen, Germany, (5)Marum Bremen, Bremen, Germany, (6)Faculdade de Ciencias da Universidade de Lisboa, Geologia, Lisboa, Portugal, (7)Instituto Dom Luiz (IDL), Lisbon, Portugal, (8)Texas A&M University, International Ocean Discovery Program, College Station, TX, United States, (9)University of Salamanca, Department of Geology, Salamanca, Spain