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Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 14 December 2022
GSA Bulletin (2023) 135 (7-8): 2121–2140.
... ), demonstrates that its southern edge has been irregularly eroded back from a position close to the present front of the Himalaya, exposing structural windows through the thrust sheet and stranding erosionally isolated klippen of Greater Himalayan rocks ( Fig. 1 ; Schelling, 1992 ; Srivastava and Mitra, 1994...
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Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 03 May 2022
DOI: 10.1130/2021.2555(05)
EISBN: 9780813795553
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Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 03 May 2022
DOI: 10.1130/2021.2555(14)
EISBN: 9780813795553
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Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 03 May 2022
DOI: 10.1130/2022.2555(12)
EISBN: 9780813795553
... klippen are exposed. The scenic rest stop near Chief Joseph Pass affords a spectacular view of White Mountain and the bedding plane portion of the Heart Mountain slide to the west, the slide masses that stacked up on the west side of Rattlesnake Mountain (motion from NW to SE), as well as Heart Mountain...
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Published: 26 November 2020
Journal of the Geological Society (2021) 178 (2): jgs2020-021.
...) We appreciate the attempts of Marzec et al. (2019) to investigate the geological structure of the Pieniny Klippen Belt (PKB) by means of seismic-reflection profiling, but in our opinion the authors’ main conclusions contradict the results of previous studies without being constrained by the new...
Series: Geological Society, London, Memoirs
Published: 16 June 2020
DOI: 10.1144/M51-2016-17
EISBN: 9781786204820
... where the internal drainage is free, the water table is low, leaching and precipitation are optimal, and Ni enrichment is mainly absolute and located in the deeper saprock and coarse saprolite. This setting is exemplified by the many perched mines of the west coast peridotite klippen (e.g. Tiébaghi...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 08 October 2019
DOI: 10.1144/SP483-2018-187
EISBN: 9781786204523
... of the GHS from its occurrences in the southern klippen. Balanced cross-sections from the MCT to the MBT in central and western Nepal involve an estimated north–south shortening of c. 350 km ( Robinson & Martin 2014 ) and 350–460 km ( Robinson et al. 2006 ), respectively. Hinterland–foreland...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 25 September 2019
DOI: 10.1144/SP481-2017-74
EISBN: 9781786204264
... Abstract Crystalline klippen over the Lesser Himalayan Metasedimentary Sequence (LHMS) zone in the NW Himalaya have specific syn- and post-emplacement histories. These tectonics also provide a means to understand the driving factors responsible for the exhumation of the rocks of crystalline...
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Journal: Lithosphere
Publisher: GSW
Published: 25 April 2019
Lithosphere (2019) 11 (4): 414–435.
... Lesser Himalayan rocks of the Ramgarh-Munsiari thrust into the isolated, synclinal Almora, Askot, and Chiplakot klippen, where folding of the Ramgarh-Munsiari thrust sheet by the Lesser Himalayan duplex controls preservation of these klippen. The Ramgarh-Munsiari thrust carries the Paleoproterozoic...
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Published: 19 December 2018
Bulletin de la Société Géologique de France (2018) 189 (4-6): 18.
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Journal Article
Published: 01 June 2018
Italian Journal of Geosciences (2018) 137 (2): 283–293.
... relations between the Triassic klippen and the DCZ. Klippen of Carnian to Norian un-metamorphosed dolostone locally crop out on top of the metamorphic basement, close to the Insubric and Musso lines ( Figs. 1 , 6 ; C ornelius & F urlani -C ornelius , 1930 ; G ansser , 1961; F umasoli...
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Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 14 December 2017
GSA Bulletin (2018) 130 (5-6): 1041–1056.
... to as klippen because they are preserved as synforms underlain by a top-to-the-southwest shear zone, although some of them are not completely surrounded by footwall rocks (e.g., the Kathmandu klippe; Johnson, 2005 ). The largest klippen in Central Himalaya are, from west to east, the Almora-Dadeldhura, Karnali...
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Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 09 November 2017
GSA Bulletin (2018) 130 (3-4): 678–704.
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Journal Article
Published: 16 March 2017
Geological Magazine (2017) 154 (4): 903–913.
... some ages within the Bethune and Proudfoot klippen ( Table 1 ) are slightly over the normal range of ages seen in the Muskoka and Nobel domains to the south and west. Tonalitic–trondhjemite–granodiorite (TTG-type) gneisses were sampled where possible, since these are believed to be the best...
Journal Article
Published: 01 January 2017
Geological Magazine (2017) 154 (1): 187–192.
... Klippen Belt (PKB) of the Western Carpathians. After a short introduction into the olistostrome concept and an overall description of the PKB structure, the authors presented their views on the composition and evolution of the PKB with olistostromes as the leading phenomenon. Although novel in some...
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Published: 01 January 2017
Geological Magazine (2017) 154 (1): 193–200.
... is focused on one of the rudimentary questions in the Pieniny Klippen Belt (PKB) area. How many/what kind of olistoliths/olistostromes occur within the inner structure of the PKB, and when and why did they originate mostly during the Palaeogene part of the Mesozoic–Cenozoic history of this region? We...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 July 2015
Rocky Mountain Geology (2015) 50 (1): 30–118.
... is published under the terms of the CC-BY license. allochthons basement-involved thrusting Carbon Basin Cretaceous Eocene greater Green River Basin Hanna Basin klippen Laramide Orogeny out-of-the-basin thrust faults Paleocene paleogeography Rocky Mountains stratigraphy tectonic evolution...
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Published: 25 July 2014
Geological Magazine (2015) 152 (2): 269–286.
...JAN GOLONKA; MICHAŁ KROBICKI; ANNA WAŚKOWSKA; MAREK CIESZKOWSKI; ANDRZEJ ŚLĄCZKA Abstract The olistostromes form two belts within the Pieniny Klippen Belt (PKB) in the Northern Carpathians. They mark an early stage of the development of the accretionary prism. The first belt was formed during Late...
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Journal Article
Published: 16 May 2014
Journal of the Geological Society (2014) 171 (4): 571–581.
... sediments from Lagonegro basin rocks. To the east of the thrust, klippen composed of platform sediments overlying Lagonegro rocks along a low-angle tectonic contact are present. The klippen were first interpreted as remnants of the regional thrust. We performed a detailed structural analysis of the regional...
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Journal: Lithosphere
Publisher: GSW
Published: 01 February 2013
Lithosphere (2013) 5 (1): 67–81.
... system structures. RSCM thermometric data from 17 samples across three purported South Tibetan fault system klippen in central Bhutan (the Dang Chu, Ura, and Zhemgang klippen) suggest that the contact between the Chekha Formation and the underlying Greater Himalayan sequence is not a fault with large...
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