8. Tortuga Opidolite Complex (Contribution by D. Elthon and W. I. Ridley)

  1. Ian W. D. Dalziel,
  2. Krzysztof Birkenmajer,
  3. Constantino Mpodozis,
  4. Victor A. Ramos and
  5. Michael R. A. Thomson

Published Online: 22 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118670378.ch8

Tectonics of the Scotia Arc, Antarctica: Punta Arenas, Chile to Ushuaia, Argentina January 1-February 1, 1989

Tectonics of the Scotia Arc, Antarctica: Punta Arenas, Chile to Ushuaia, Argentina January 1-February 1, 1989

How to Cite

Dalziel, I. W. D., Birkenmajer, K., Mpodozis, C., Ramos, V. A. and Thomson, M. R. A. (eds) (1989) Tortuga Opidolite Complex (Contribution by D. Elthon and W. I. Ridley), in Tectonics of the Scotia Arc, Antarctica: Punta Arenas, Chile to Ushuaia, Argentina January 1-February 1, 1989, American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1002/9781118670378.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875905501

Online ISBN: 9781118670378

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Keywords:

  • Cordillera Darwin and Canal Beagle;
  • Deception Island, Livingston Island and Smith Island;
  • Elephant Island Group;
  • Islas Diego Ramirez;
  • King George Island;
  • Plate tectonic setting of Scotia Arc;
  • Southern Pacific Ocean basin;
  • Trinity Peninsula and James Ross Island

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Ophiolite Stratigraphy

  • Extrusive Rocks

  • Sheeted Diabase Dikes

  • Gabbroic Rocks