Abstract

Dr. M.F. Glaessner published his paper in Volume 88, No. 4, 1951 of this Journal in which he describes foraminiferal zones in the Tertiary of Australia and in which he summarises known and unpublished information on the Australian Tertiary sequence. A great deal of precise stratigraphic work has been done on the Australian Tertiary rocks in the past five years. Glaessner knew of this and it is regretted that he did not wait until the results of this work were available. Recent discoveries made since Glaessner's paper was prepared, have made necessary a drastic revision of the age correlations of the Victorian Stages and have emphasised the undesirability of prematurely publishing material based on investigations which are still in progress. A discussion of this paper follows herein.
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