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Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 May 2012
GSA Bulletin (2012) 124 (5-6): 780–799.
... be found in the Appendix. The first pluton, a two-pyroxene gabbro to diorite exposed in Cerro Azul ( Fig. 2 ), is medium-grained, massive, and equigranular with cumulate textures, defined by an interstitial poikilitic pyroxene surrounding plagioclase grains. Pyroxenes show rims that are altered...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Geology of Series
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.1144/GOSPP.19
EISBN: 9781862393912
... Abstract Spain has a great variety of metallic and industrial rock and mineral deposits, as well as important energy and water resources. Within the European Union it has a pre-eminent position, being the country with the highest level of production of raw materials for its own use (Table 19.1...
Journal Article
Published: 01 August 2008
European Journal of Mineralogy (2008) 20 (4): 673–685.
... characteristics. These were also selected as they are commonly used as building materials in different regions of Spain, in recent buildings and/or the built heritage. The stones tested (Table 1 ) range over four types of sandstones which contain different main grains or allochems: calcite (C), quartz–calcite (QC...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 May 2000
Journal of Sedimentary Research (2000) 70 (3): 664–681.
...; 6, Monte Azul; 7, Monte Amarillo; 8, Sorpresa; 9, Monte Marrón; 10, Anita. B ) Geological section (A-A′) across the Sijes Sierra (simplified from Alonso 1986 , plate 12, fig. 3 ). The location of this section is indicated in part A. Figure 3 Gypsum facies, and photomicrographs...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1144/SP328.3
EISBN: 9781862395763
... and probably since the Jurassic. Some blueschists obducted in the Caribbean show no evidence of coeval volcanism ( Maresch & Gerya 2006 ). Andesites are common in subduction volcanic arcs (Leat & Larter 2002), but there is little mention of andesites along northern South America (Eocene andesite on Los...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Geology of Series
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.1144/GOSPP.14
EISBN: 9781862393912
..., and anthropogenic influence. Consequently, the current landscape of Spain comprises a complex palimpsest of inherited and active landforms. Spain has a mountainous relief, with an average height of 660 m for the whole Iberian peninsula. This high relief is related to the presence of extensive plateaux surrounded...
Journal Article
Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 July 2012
AAPG Bulletin (2012) 96 (7): 1253–1277.
... for this and similar igneous rock plays is the main motivation of our study. We explore the evolution of this play type by an analysis of the Los Cavaos oil field, located in the Malargue fold belt of the Neuquén Basin, Argentina, integrating multiscale fracture data from outcrops and subsurface. The field was created...
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Series: AAPG Memoir
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1306/M79877C18
EISBN: 9781629810546
... River, west of Playa Azul, in Michoacán ( Figures 1 , 2 , and 3 ). These species were previously described by Allison (1955) in Punta China, Baja California ( Table 10 ). At Huetamo, Michoacán ( Figures 1 , 2 , and 3 ), Pantoja-Alor (1959) reported the Cretaceous San Lucas (Hauterivian...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Geology of Series
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.1144/GOCH.6
EISBN: 9781862393936
... oxidized copper minerals being exploited and melted with charcoal. Despite this mining activity, however, Spaniards regarded copper as ‘plebeian metal’ because of its relatively low value, and it was used mostly as ballast for ships returning to Spain, rather than for technological or industrial purposes...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 November 2003
Journal of Paleontology (2003) 77 (6): 1198–1202.
... recovered ( Kerlleñevich and Cuerda, 1986 ). Other fossils comprise palynomorphs and a number of trace fossil taxa including Zoophycos , Planolites , and Chondrites . The Cuarcitas Azules Member is overlain paraconformably by the Los Espejos Formation. Figure 2 —Stratigraphic section...
Journal Article
Published: 29 January 2015
Geological Magazine (2015) 152 (5): 813–829.
... to a rapid sea-level rise that led to the drowning of the platform to the east, hindering carbonate production (e.g. Los Azules and Gualcamayo formations); however, in some areas the carbonate sedimentation continued until late Darriwilian time (e.g. Las Aguaditas and Las Chacritas...
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Journal Article
Published: 02 March 2018
Journal of the Geological Society (2018) 175 (4): 580–593.
..., but show generally low porosity except for a few strongly altered ‘cavity zones’ ( Witte et al. 2012 ). Some 10 km west of the Los Cavaos oilfield, the Sierra Azul basement thrust brought to outcrop, among others, the Vaca Muerta and Agrio formations intruded by numerous andesitic sills ( Fig. 1...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 May 2005
Journal of Paleontology (2005) 79 (3): 619–624.
... ; Thomson, 1979 , 1983 ; Howlett, 1989 ; Fatmi and Zeiss, 1994 ). Micracanthoceras Spath, 1925 , although confined to the Upper Tithonian in many areas (Mexico– Imlay and Jones, 1970 ; Argentina– Leanza, 1945 ; Sicily– Warman and Arkell, 1954 ; Madagascar– Collignon, 1960 ; and Spain– Wiedmann, 1968...
Journal Article
Published: 01 March 2006
Journal of Paleontology (2006) 80 (2): 294–308.
... form than the Valanginian genus Paquiericeras from France and Spain. Eopaquiericeras has the characteristic morphology associated with the family Platylenticeratidae, including a compressed, evolute shell, subrounded to flat venter, and sutures with a large, shallow S1 which...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 July 2019
Journal of Paleontology (2019) 93 (4): 702–726.
.... Salazar Soto ( 2012 ) introduced three more species of the genus Lytohoplites , all of them coming from the basal portion of the Sandstone Member of the Lo Valdez Formation, Chile. Nominal species L . paredesi Salazar Soto, 2012 and L . rauloi Salazar Soto, 2012 might represent a single species...
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Journal Article
Published: 26 June 2018
Journal of Paleontology (2018) 92 (5): 768–793.
... Honda stratigraphic sections from a 10−12 m thick package of nodular limestones lying immediately below the contact with the Los Azules Formation black shales ( Fig. 4 ). The age of this interval is well constrained by conodonts of the Paroistodus horridus Subzone within the Lenodus variabilis...
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Journal Article
Journal: Economic Geology
Published: 01 July 2002
Economic Geology (2002) 97 (4): 913–925.
... L. Cloke 955 Polymetamorphic amphibole veins in metabasalts from the Betic Ophiolitic Association at Cóbdar, southeastern Spain: relics of ocean-floor metamorphism preserved through the Alpine orogen— Encarnación Puga, Maria Dolores Ruiz Cruz, and Antonio Díaz De Federico 67 Reaction...
Journal Article
Journal: PALAIOS
Published: 13 February 2019
PALAIOS (2019) 34 (2): 105–120.
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Journal Article
Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 July 1957
AAPG Bulletin (1957) 41 (7): 1454–1501.
.... Peru G. H. MacDonald, International Petroleum Company, Limited Lima, Peru. Trinidad The Petroleum Association of Trinidad, Port of Spain, Trinidad. Venezuela Neal Van Middlesworth, Venezuelan Oil Scouting Agency (VOSA), Caracas. Caribbean AREA Charles H. Neff, division geologist...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 November 2007
Journal of Paleontology (2007) 81 (6): 1266–1283.
...″ and 30°15′30″S, and 68°34′30″ and 68°35′20″W. The San Juan Formation at Cerro Viejo is 260 m thick, and is overlain conformably by the Los Azules Shale (middle Darriwilian–Upper Ordovician). Yellowish K-bentonite layers occur at the top of the carbonate sequence and in the lower part of the graptolitic...
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