Origin of lower Eocene palygorskite clays on the Côte d'Ivoire-Ghana transform margin, eastern Equatorial Atlantic

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doi: 10.2973/odp.proc.sr.159.012.1998
Author(s): Pletsch, Thomas
Ocean Drilling Program, Leg 159, Shipboard Scientific Party, College Station, TX
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel, Geologisch/Paläontologisches Institut, Kiel, Federal Republic of Germany
Other:
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, United States
Ocean Drilling Program, United States
Geological Survey Department, Ghana
University of Oxford, United Kingdom
Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
University of Michigan, United States
Université Joseph Fourier, France
Université Pierre et Marie Curie, France
Université de Perpignan, France
Institute of Oceanographic Sciences, United Kingdom
University of Leicester, United Kingdom
University of Tsukuba, Japan
University of Nebraska at Lincoln, United States
University of Miami, United States
University of Tokyo, Japan
Texas A&M University, United States
University of Missouri at Rolla, United States
University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Universität Tübingen, Federal Republic of Germany
Australian Geological Survey Organisation, Australia
University of Oulu, Finland
University of Bremen, Federal Republic of Germany
Volume Title: Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, scientific results, Côte d'Ivoire-Ghana transform margin, eastern Equatorial Atlantic; covering Leg 159 of the cruises of the drilling vessel JOIDES Resolution, Dakar, Senegal, to Las Palmas, Canary Islands, sites 959-962, 3 January-2 March 1995
Volume Author(s): Mascle, Jean; Lohmann, G. P.; Clift, Peter D.; Akamaluk, Thomas; Allerton, Simon; Ask, Maria Vera Susanna; Barrera, Enriqueta C.; Barton, Eric; Basile, Christophe; Bellier, Jean-Pierre; Benkhelil, Jean; Brantuoh, Emmanuel K.; Edwards, Rosemary Anne; Ewert, E. Lee; Goncalves, Carlos A.; Hisada, Ken-ichiro; Holmes, Mary Anne; Janik, Aleksandra G.; Lohmann, Kyger C.; Morita, Sumito; Mortera-Gutierrez, Carlos A.; Norris, Richard D.; Oboh, Francisca E.; Pickett, Elizabeth A.; Pletsch, Thomas; Ravizza, Greg; Shafik, Samir; Shin, Im Chul; Strand, Kari O.; Wagner, Thomas; Watkins, David K.; Clift, Peter D.; Swanson, Susan E.; Garman, Phyllis M.
Source: Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, scientific results, Côte d'Ivoire-Ghana transform margin, eastern Equatorial Atlantic; covering Leg 159 of the cruises of the drilling vessel JOIDES Resolution, Dakar, Senegal, to Las Palmas, Canary Islands, sites 959-962, 3 January-2 March 1995, Jean Mascle, G. P. Lohmann, Peter D. Clift, Thomas Akamaluk, Simon Allerton, Maria Vera Susanna Ask, Enriqueta C. Barrera, Eric Barton, Christophe Basile, Jean-Pierre Bellier, Jean Benkhelil, Emmanuel K. Brantuoh, Rosemary Anne Edwards, E. Lee Ewert, Carlos A. Goncalves, Ken-ichiro Hisada, Mary Anne Holmes, Aleksandra G. Janik, Kyger C. Lohmann, Sumito Morita, Carlos A. Mortera-Gutierrez, Richard D. Norris, Francisca E. Oboh, Elizabeth A. Pickett, Thomas Pletsch, Greg Ravizza, Samir Shafik, Im Chul Shin, Kari O. Strand, Thomas Wagner, David K. Watkins, Peter D. Clift, Susan E. Swanson and Phyllis M. Garman; Ocean Drilling Program, Leg 159, Shipboard Scientific Party, College Station, TX. Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, Scientific Results, Vol.159, p.141-156. Publisher: Texas A & M University, Ocean Drilling Program, College Station, TX, United States. ISSN: 0884-5891
Note: In English. 72 refs.CD-ROM format, ISSN 1096-2514; WWW format, ISSN 1096-7451; volumes 159 and 159T are bound together; illus., incl. 4 plates, sketch map
Year of Publication: 1998
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 01 Mineralogy and Crystallography; 07 Marine Geology and Oceanography; Africa; Alteration; Atlantic Ocean; Cenozoic; Clay mineralogy; Continental margin; Deep-sea environment; Diagenesis; East Atlantic; Eocene; Equatorial Atlantic; Genesis; Ghana; Ivory Coast; Leg 159; Lower Eocene; Marine environment; Marine sediments; ODP Site 959; ODP Site 960; ODP Site 961; ODP Site 962; Ocean Drilling Program; Paleogene; Palygorskite; Sediments; Sheet silicates; Silicates; Tertiary; West Africa
Coordinates: N031503 N033740 W0024359 W0031056
Record ID: 2000006957
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