Erica Crouch

 

Full Name: Erica Crouch

Position: Palynologist

Contact details

Email: E.Crouch
Phone: +64-4-570 4810

Qualifications

1992: BSc, Geology & Geography; 1993: BSc (1st Class Hons), Geology; 2001: PhD, Palaeobotany and Palynology

Areas of expertise

Geology: Paleoceanography
Geology: Paleoenvironmental Studies
Geology: Quaternary studies
Geology: Stratigraphy
Paleontology: Dating
Paleontology: Early Paleogene Biostratigraphy

Professional activities

Geological Society of New Zealand: Member
American Geophysical Union: Member
International Organization of Palaeobotany: Member
American Association of Stratigraphic Palynologists: Member
Palaeobotanical Palynological Society of Utrecht: Member

Major publications

Crouch, E.M.; Mildenhall, D.C.; Neil, H.L. 2010 Distribution of organic-walled marine and terrestrial palynomorphs in surface sediments, offshore eastern New Zealand. Marine Geology, 270(1-4): 235-256; doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2009.11.004

Hollis, C.J.; Handley, L.; Crouch, E.M.; Morgans, H.E.G.; Baker, J.A.; Creech, J.; Collins, K.S.; Gibbs, S.J.; Huber, M.; Schouten, S.; Zachos, J.C.; Pancost, R.D. 2009 Tropical sea temperatures in the high-latitude South Pacific during the Eocene. Geology, 37(2): 99-102; doi: 10.1130/G25200A.1

Sluijs, A.; Brinkhuis, H.; Crouch, E.M.; John, C.M.; Handley, L.; Munsterman, D.; Bohaty, S.M.; Zachos, J.C.; Reichart, G.-J.; Schouten, S.; Pancost, R.D.; Damste, J.S.S.; Welters, N.L.D.; Lotter, A.F.; Dickens, G.R. 2008 Eustatic variations during the Paleocene-Eocene greenhouse world. Paleoceanography, 23(4): PA4216; doi: 10.1029/2008PA001615

Sluijs, A.; Brinkhuis, H.; Schouten, S.; Bohaty, S.M.; John, C.M.; Zachos, J.C.; Reichart, G-J.; Sinninghe Damste, J.S.; Crouch, E.M.; Dickens, G.R. 2007 Environmental precursors to rapid light carbon injection at the Palaeocene/Eocene boundary. Nature, 450(7173): 1218-1221; doi: 10.1038/nature06400

Crouch, E.M.; Brinkhuis, H. 2005 Environmental change across the Paleocene-Eocene transition from eastern New Zealand : a marine palynological approach. Marine micropaleontology, 56(3/4): 138-160

Crouch, E.M.; Brinkhuis, H.; Visscher, H.; Adatte, T.; Bolle, M-P. 2003 Late Paleocene-Early Eocene dinoflagellate cyst records from the Tethys : further observations on the global distribution of Apectodinium. Special papers / Geological Society of America, 369: 113-131

Crouch, E.M.; Dickens, G.R.; Brinkhuis, H.; Aubry, M-P.; Hollis, C.J.; Rogers, K.M.; Visscher, H. 2003 The Apectodinium acme and terrestrial discharge during the Paleocene-Eocene thermal maximum : new palynological, geochemical and calcareous nannoplankton observations at Tawanui, New Zealand. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 194(4): 387-403; doi: 10.1016/S0031-0182(03)00334-1

Crouch, E.M.; Visscher, H. 2003 Terrestrial vegetation record across the initial Eocene thermal maximum at the Tawanui marine section, New Zealand. Special papers / Geological Society of America, 369: 351-363

Crouch, E.M.; Heilmann-Clausen, C.; Brinkhuis, H.; Morgans, H.E.G.; Rogers, K.M.; Egger, H.; Schmitz, B. 2001 Global dinoflagellate event associated with the late Paleocene thermal maximum. Geology, 29(4): 315-318

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