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Journal Article
Published: 01 December 1999
European Journal of Mineralogy (1999) 11 (6): 1091–1107.
...Luigi Beccaluva; Ana Leyla Chinchilla-Chaves; Massimo Coltorti; Giuseppe Giunta; Franca Sienna; Carmela Vaccaro Abstract Detailed structural and petrological investigations were carried out on the Santa Elena-Nicoya ophiolitic complex in Costa Rica, which is represented by a classic association...
Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 01 January 1995
DOI: 10.1130/SPE295-p1
... during the Late Cretaceous-Paleocene. The Nicoya Terrane comprises the Santa Elena Peninsula and most of the outer Nicoya Peninsula. The Nicoya Terrane includes the Nicoya Complex (sensu stricto) and should therefore probably be regarded as a composite terrane. The Golfito Terrane forms the Golfito...
Journal Article
Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 March 1961
AAPG Bulletin (1961) 45 (3): 411.
... material that grew from the channel floor and emerged to form a chain of volcanic islands, the Western Archipelago. Erosion of the islands and deposition to the northeast provided the sediments of the Nicoya complex now exposed along the west coast of Costa Rica and Panama. Volcanic eruption and continuing...
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(A) Chronostratigraphic chart of the <span class="search-highlight">Nicoya</span> and <span class="search-highlight">Santa</span> <span class="search-highlight">Elena</span> peninsulas, Cos...
Published: 20 March 2019
and Baumgartner, 2016 ; Andjić et al., 2016 , 2018b ). The lower part of the figure displays the stratigraphy of the Manzanillo Terrane (accreted Caribbean Large Igneous Province [CLIP]), Nicoya Complex s. str. (accreted CLIP) and Santa Elena accreted arc. The upper part of the chart depicts the Coniacian
Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 July 2003
GSA Bulletin (2003) 115 (7): 832–844.
... . de Boer , J. , 1979 , The outer arc of the Costa Rican orogen (oceanic basement complexes of the Nicoya and Santa Elena Peninsulas) : Tectonophysics , 56 . 221 - 259 . Dengo , G. , 1962 , Estudio geológico de la región de Guanacaste, Costa Rica : San José, Costa Rica...
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Three-dimensional palinspastic reconstructions of the active margin of nort...
Published: 20 March 2019
with the West Jamaica Terrane (WJT) only during the Cenozoic ( Pindell et al., 2012 ; West et al., 2014 ). The reader may refer to Andjić et al. (2018b) for additional discussion on the origin and geodynamic reconstructions of the Manzanillo Terrane, Nicoya Complex, and Santa Elena accreted arc. AP—Azuero
Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 20 March 2019
GSA Bulletin (2019) 131 (9-10): 1555–1580.
... and Baumgartner, 2016 ; Andjić et al., 2016 , 2018b ). The lower part of the figure displays the stratigraphy of the Manzanillo Terrane (accreted Caribbean Large Igneous Province [CLIP]), Nicoya Complex s. str. (accreted CLIP) and Santa Elena accreted arc. The upper part of the chart depicts the Coniacian...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 May 1988
Bulletin de la Société Géologique de France (1988) IV (3): 479–487.
...A. Desmet; G. Rocci allochthons basalts Central America chemical composition continental margin Costa Rica diabase geochemistry harzburgite igneous rocks interpretation lherzolite major elements Mesozoic metals minor elements Murcielago Islands Nicoya Complex ophiolite...
Journal Article
Published: 01 March 2016
Journal of Paleontology (2016) 90 (2): 211–238.
... is built of thick sequences of mainly oceanic basalts in the Nicoya Peninsula, or of serpentinized peridotites in the Santa Elena Peninsula, and that was formed between 88 and 90 Ma (Alvarado et al., 1992 ). Strata with rudists are also known from Colorado de Abangares, overlying a reworked basaltic...
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Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 July 2009
GSA Bulletin (2009) 121 (7-8): 992–1012.
.... 102 , p. 628 – 652 , doi: 10.1130/0016-7606(1990)102<0628:FRTSOT>2.3.CO;2. de Boer J. 1979 , The outer fore arc of the Costa Rican orogen (oceanic basement complexes of the Nicoya and Santa Elena...
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Journal Article
Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 December 1971
AAPG Bulletin (1971) 55 (12): 2116–2129.
... America terminates at the Middle America trench ( Molnar and Sykes, 1969 ). The southern boundary, which is obscured by younger rocks, probably underlies central or southern Nicaragua ( Fig. 3 , line A) and could be in contact with the sea-floor material of the mid-Mesozoic Nicoya complex ( Dengo, 1962...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 October 1982
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (1982) 72 (5): 1611–1626.
... mechanism solutions and tectonics of the Middle America Arc , J. Geol. 86 , 111 - 128 . DeBoer J. (1979) . The outer arc of the Costa Rica orogen (oceanic basement complexes of the Nicoya and Santa Elena Peninsulas...
Journal Article
Journal: Economic Geology
Published: 01 January 2005
Economic Geology (2005) 100 (1): 185–193.
... Servicio Nacional de Geología y Minería, Avda. Santa María 0104, Casilla 10465, Chile RUSSIAN GEOLOGY AND GEOPHYSICS American Geophysical Union, 2000 Florida Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20009 RUSSIAN JOURNAL OF EARTH SCIENCES American Geophysical Union, 2000 Florida Avenue, NW...
Journal Article
Journal: Geoenergy
Published: 07 May 2024
Geoenergy (2024) 2 (1): geoenergy2024-002.
...). In this case the protolith could either be accreted oceanic tholeiites (e.g. Nicoya Complex), or an upper-plate mantle wedge (e.g. Santa Elena Peridotite Nappe) as exposed onshore Costa Rica. Aqueous fluids are derived from the subducting slab by de-watering and metamorphic de-hydration in the subduction zone...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 January 2005
Micropaleontology (2005) 51 (1): 1–37.
... from the Nicoya Complex (Shmidt-Effing 1979) and Santa Elena Massive (Shmidt-Effing 1980), Loma Chumico Formation ( Erlich et al. 1996 ), Esperanza Unit ( Baumgartner 1984b ) and Herradura block ( Baumgartner et al. 2000 ; Popova et al. 2000 ) of Costa Rica. In Central and South America...
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Journal Article
Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 15 February 2019
AAPG Bulletin (2019) 103 (2): 303–343.
... Panama deformed belt; OF = Oca fault, Colombia and Venezuela; PP = Panama abyssal plain; PR = Perija Range; RI = Roatan Island; SBF = Santa Marta–Bucaramanga fault; SCDB = south Caribbean deformed belt; SEP = Santa Elena Peninsula, Costa Rica; SSMM = Sierra de Santa Marta massif, Colombia...
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Journal Article
Published: 20 February 2024
Journal of the Geological Society (2024) 181 (2): jgs2023-181.
... , 54 – 65 , https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemgeo.2011.05.017 Whattam , S.A. , Gazel , E. , Yi , K. and Denyer , P . 2016 . Origin of plagiogranites in oceanic complexes: a case study of the Nicoya and Santa Elena terranes, Costa Rica . Lithos , 262 , 75 – 87 , https://doi.org...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Memoirs
Published: 01 January 2014
DOI: 10.1144/M40.10
EISBN: 9781862397002
... ; Coates et al. 1992 ; Coates 1997 ; Wallace 1997 ). The boundary with the Chortis block is marked by a fault area from Costa Rica’s Santa Elena peninsula eastward to the Caribbean Sea (Fig. 10.6 ). The Chorotega block displays complex tectonics between four major converging and colliding plates...
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Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 24 March 2022
GSA Bulletin (2022) 134 (11-12): 3099–3112.
..., and subduction initiation : Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology , v. 162 , p. 1031 – 1045 , https://doi.org/10.1007/s00410-011-0638-z . Whattam , S.A. , Gazel , E. , Yi , K. , and Denyer , P. , 2016 , Origin of plagiogranites in oceanic complexes: A case study of the Nicoya...
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Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 March 2011
GSA Bulletin (2011) 123 (3-4): 703–724.
... composition and the age (139–69 Ma, Hoernle et al., 2004 ) of the Caribbean large igneous province mafic complexes, along the Central American Land Bridge between the Santa Elena transform fault (i.e., the southern tectonic border to the Chortis continental block that contained present-day Guatemala...
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