Percy Strong


Full Name: Percy Strong

Position: Emeritus Scientist

Contact details

Email: P.Strong
Phone: +64-4-570 4808


1964: BA; 1967: MSc; 1969: PhD

Areas of expertise

Business Development: Well site biostratigraphy
Paleontology: Early Palogene biostratigraphy
Paleontology: Foraminiferal events
Paleontology: Late Cretaceous biostratigraphy
Paleontology: Paleoecology

Professional activities

Sigma Xi Society: Member
Geological Society of New Zealand: Member
International Commission on Paleogene Stratigraphy: Voting member
Micropaleontological Reference Centre: Ocean Drilling Programme: Curator

Major publications

Webb, P-N.; Strong, C.P. 2006 Foraminiferal biostratigraphy and palaeoecology in Upper Oligocene-Lower Miocene glacial marine sequences 9, 10, and 11, CRP-2/2A drill hole, Victoria Land Basin, Antarctica. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 231(1/2): 71-100; doi: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2005.07.036

Strong, C.P. 2000 Cretaceous-Tertiary foraminiferal succession at Flaxbourne River, Marlborough, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 43(1): 1-20

Strong, C.P.; Hollis, C.J.; Wilson, G.J. 1995 Foraminiferal, radiolarian, and dinoflagellate biostratigraphy of Late Cretaceous to Middle Eocene pelagic sediments (Muzzle Group), Mead Stream, Marlborough, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 38(2): 171-209; doi: 10.1080/00288306.1995.9514649

Hornibrook, N. de B.; Brazier, R.C.; Strong, C.P. 1989 Manual of New Zealand Permian to Pleistocene foraminiferal biostratigraphy. Lower Hutt: New Zealand Geological Survey. New Zealand Geological Survey paleontological bulletin 56. 175 p.

Strong, C.P.; Brooks, R.R.; Wilson, S.M.; Reeves, R.D.; Orth, C.J.; Mao, X.Y.; Quintana, L.R. 1987 A new Cretaceous-Tertiary boundary site at Flaxbourne River, New Zealand: biostratigraphy and geochemistry. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 51(10): 2769-2777

Strong, C.P. 1984 Triassic foraminifera from Southland Syncline, New Zealand. Wellington: DSIR. New Zealand Geological Survey paleontological bulletin 52. 63 p.

Strong, C.P. 1977 Cretaceous-Tertiary boundary at Woodside Creek, north-eastern Marlborough. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 20(4): 687-696

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