igneous province

igneous province

[′ig·nē·əs präv·əns]
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Among the topics are Otto Renz (1906-92): pioneer of the Cretaceous and Paleogene stratigraphy of the Central Apennines, a history of the paleomagnetic investigations in the Umbria-Marche Apennines, whether the Rotalipora cushmani extinction at Gubbio is a planktonic foraminiferal testimonial of the onset of the Caribbean large igneous province emplacement, environmental fluctuations during the latest Cenomanian level in the Gubbio area based on an ichnofabric approach, and the Eocene Thermal Maximum 3: reading the environmental perturbations at Gubbio.
Caption: Large low-shear velocity provinces at the base of the mantle are possible remnants of ancient Earth, and sources for some lavas found in the North Atlantic Igneous Province and the Ontong Java Plateau.
Late Palaeozoic intrusive and volcanic rocks are widespread north of the Variscan orogen and constitute an early Carboniferous-early Permian igneous province that extends from SW Ireland over Scotland, southern Scandinavia, to the North German Basin and adjacent areas.
2008) Investigation of large igneous province formation and associated paleoenvironmental events: A white paper for scientific drilling.
Worthington will fund the exploration of part of the Gardar Alkaline Igneous Province in Greenland.
2009): Nonexplosive and explosive magma/wet-sediment interaction during emplacement of Eocene intrusions into Cretaceous to Eocene strata, Trans-Pecos igneous province, West Texas.
Seismic stratigraphy and structure of the Caribbean igneous province, Tectonophysics, 283: 61-104
Similar ages from the Swat granites (granite gneiss) and Chakdara granite gneiss including the present date show that Peshawar plain alkaline igneous province (PPAIP) rift-related igneous activity of the granitic rocks was Permian in age.
The Skye igneous centre forms part of the British Tertiary Igneous Province manifest as a series of voluminous mafic to silicic magmatism in mainland western Scotland and the offshore Hebridean islands associated with the opening of the North Atlantic Ocean (Saunders et al.
Petrology and tectonic significance of Mesozoic mafic dikes of the coastal New England igneous province, Massachusetts.
Leat uses field observations and geochemical relationships to study the Farrar large igneous province basalts of Antarctica, which include voluminous sills and dykes.
The Caribbean Large Igneous Province (CLIP), also known as the "Great Caribbean Flood Basalt Event" or the "Caribbean Sill Event" (Duncan & Hargraves, 1984; Donnelly et al.