Origin and evolution of the Ontong Java Plateau; introduction

Author(s): Fitton, J. Godfrey; Mahoney, John J.; Wallace, Paul J.; Saunders, Andrew D.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
University of Edinburgh, School of GeoSciences, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Other:
University of Hawaii, United States
University of Oregon, United States
University of Leicester, United Kingdom
Volume Title: Origin and evolution of the Ontong Java Plateau
Volume Author(s): Fitton, J. Godfrey, editor; Mahoney, John J.; Wallace, Paul J.; Saunders, Andrew D.
Source: Origin and evolution of the Ontong Java Plateau, edited by J. Godfrey Fitton, John J. Mahoney, Paul J. Wallace and Andrew D. Saunders. Geological Society Special Publications, Vol.229, p.1-8. Publisher: Geological Society of London, London, United Kingdom. ISSN: 0305-8719. ISBN: 1-86239-157-2 CODEN: GSLSBW
Note: In English. 31 refs.; illus., incl. sketch map
Year of Publication: 2004
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; 18 Geophysics, Solid-Earth; Age; Algae; Aptian; Ar/Ar; Bathymetry; Biostratigraphy; Cretaceous; Foraminifera; Geochemistry; Invertebrata; Leg 192; Lower Cretaceous; Magmas; Malaita Volcanic Group; Mantle; Mantle plumes; Mesozoic; Microfossils; Nannofossils; ODP Site 1183; ODP Site 1185; ODP Site 1186; ODP Site 1187; Ocean Drilling Program; Ontong Java Plateau; Pacific Ocean; Paleomagnetism; Petrography; Plantae; Protista; Volcaniclastics; West Pacific
Coordinates: S050000 N020000 E1650000 E1550000
Record ID: 2006012367
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