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Title Sedimentary provenance and petrogenesis : perspectives from petrography and geochemistry / edited by José Arribas, Salvatore Critelli, and Mark J. Johnsson
Published Boulder, Colo. : Geological Society of America, 2007


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  552.03 Arr/Spa  AVAILABLE
Description vi, 396 pages : illustrations, maps ; 28 cm
Series Special paper ; 420
Special papers (Geological Society of America) ; 420
Contents Comparison of river and beach sand composition with source rocks, Dolomite Alps drainage basins, northeastern Italy / M. Dane Picard and Earle F. McBride -- Cyclic variations in sediment provenance from late Pleistocene deposits of the eastern Po Plain, Italy / Alessandro Amorosi ... [et al.] -- Geochemical and mineralogical proxies for grain size in mudstones and siltstones from the Pleistocene and Holocene of the Po River alluvial plains, Italy / Enrico Dinelli, Fabio Tateo, and Vito Summa -- Petrography of Paleogene turbiditic sedimentation in northeastern Italy / Cristina Stefani, Massimiliano Zattin, and Paolo Grandesso -- Alluvial sand composition as a tool to unravel late Quaternary sedimentation of the Modena Plain, northern Italy / Stefano Lugli, Simona Marchetti Dori, and Daniela Fontana -- Geochemistry and petrography of Western Tethys Cretaceous sedimentary covers (Corsica and Northern Apennines) : from source areas to configuration of margins / Laura Bracciali ... [et al.] -- Petrographic analysis in regional geology interpretation : case history of the Macigno (northern Apennines) / Piero Bruni, Enrico Pandeli, and Massimo Nebbiai -- Interpreting siliciclastic-carbonate detrital modes in foreland basin systems : an example from Upper Miocene arenites of the central Apennines, Italy / Salvatore Critelli ... [et al.] -- Interpreting gypsarenites in the Rossano basin (Calabria, Italy) : a contribution to the characterization of the Messinian salinity crisis in the Mediterranean / Mirko Barone, Rocco Dominici, and Stefano Lugli -- Onset of the sedimentary cycle in a mid-latitude upland environment : weathering, pedogenesis, and geomorphic processes on plutonic rocks (Sila Massif, Calabria) / Fabio Scarciglia, Emilia Le Pera, and Salvatore Critelli -- Interpreting carbonate particles in modern continental sands : an example from fluvial sands (Iberian Range, Spain) / M. E. Arribas and J. Arribas -- Provenance discrimination of Lower Cretaceous synrift sandstones, (eastern Iberian Chain, Spain) : constraints from detrital modes, heavy minerals, and geochemistry / M. A. Caja ... [et al.] -- Significance of geochemical signatures on provenance in intracratonic rift basins : examples from the Iberian plate / M. Ochoa ... [et al.] -- Complex examination of the Upper Paleozoic siliciclastic rocks from southern Transdanubia, SW Hungary-- mineralogical, petrographic, and geochemical study / Andrea Varga ... [et al.] -- First-cycle sandstone composition and color of associated fine-grained rocks as an aid to resolve Gondwana stratigraphy in peninsular India / Prodip K. Dutta -- Sand and gravel provenance in the Waipaoa River system : sedimentary recycling in a actively deforming forearc basin, North Island, New Zealand / Dawn E. James, Alissa M. DeVaughn, and Kathleen M. Marsaglia -- Petrology and provenance of sand in the Bounty submarine fan, New Zealand / Shawn A. Shapiro, Kathleen M. Marsaglia, and Lionel Carter -- Sediment sources of beach sand from the southern coast of the Baja California peninsula, Mexico-- Fourier grain-shape analysis / J. M. Murillo-Jiménez ... [ et al.] -- Detrital apatite geochemistry and its application in provenance studies / Andrew Morton and Greg Yaxley -- Predicting sand character with integrated genetic analysis / William A. Heins and Suzanne Kairo
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Petrogenesis.
Sedimentary rocks.
Author Arribas, J. (José)
Critelli, Salvatore.
Johnsson, Mark J.
LC no. 2006052631
ISBN 9780813724201 paperback
0813724201 paperback