Surface Signals of an Arc-Continent Collision: The Detritus of the Upper Devonian Zilair Formation in the Southern Urals, Russia

  1. Dennis Brown,
  2. Christopher Juhlin and
  3. Victor Puchkov
  1. A.P. Willner1,
  2. T. Ermolaeva4,
  3. Y.N. Gorozhanina3,
  4. V.N. Puchkov3,
  5. M. Arzhavitina3,
  6. V.N. Pazukhin3,
  7. U. Kramm2 and
  8. R. Walter4

Published Online: 20 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/132GM10

Mountain Building in the Uralides: Pangea to the Present

Mountain Building in the Uralides: Pangea to the Present

How to Cite

Willner, A.P., Ermolaeva, T., Gorozhanina, Y.N., Puchkov, V.N., Arzhavitina, M., Pazukhin, V.N., Kramm, U. and Walter, R. (2002) Surface Signals of an Arc-Continent Collision: The Detritus of the Upper Devonian Zilair Formation in the Southern Urals, Russia, in Mountain Building in the Uralides: Pangea to the Present (eds D. Brown, C. Juhlin and V. Puchkov), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/132GM10

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institut Für Geologie, Bochum, Germany

  2. 2

    Institut Für Mineralogie und Lagerstättenlehre, Aachen, Germany

  3. 3

    Ufimian Geoscience Centre, Ufa, Russia

  4. 4

    Geologisches Institut, Aachen, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909912

Online ISBN: 9781118668597

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Keywords:

  • Orogeny—Russia(Federation)—Ural Mountains;
  • Geology, Structural—Russia(Federation)—Ural Mountains

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Geological Setting

  • The Zilair Formation

  • Analytical Methods

  • Petrographical Characteristics and Light Mineral Spectrum

  • The Heavy Mineral Spectrum

  • Chemical Composition of Detrital Solid Solution Minerals

  • Discussion

  • Conclusions