Cyclo-, Magneto-, and Bio-Stratigraphic Constraints on the Duration of the Camp Event and its Relationship to the Triassic-Jurassic Boundary

  1. W. Hames,
  2. J.G. Mchone,
  3. P. Renne and
  4. C. Ruppel
  1. Paul E. Olsen1,
  2. Dennis V. Kent2,
  3. Mohammed Et-Touhami3 and
  4. John Puffer4

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/136GM02

The Central Atlantic Magmatic Province: Insights from Fragments of Pangea

The Central Atlantic Magmatic Province: Insights from Fragments of Pangea

How to Cite

Olsen, P. E., Kent, D. V., Et-Touhami, M. and Puffer, J. (2003) Cyclo-, Magneto-, and Bio-Stratigraphic Constraints on the Duration of the Camp Event and its Relationship to the Triassic-Jurassic Boundary, in The Central Atlantic Magmatic Province: Insights from Fragments of Pangea (eds W. Hames, J.G. Mchone, P. Renne and C. Ruppel), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/136GM02

Author Information

  1. 1

    Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University, Rt. 9W, Palisades, NY 10964, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Geological Sciences, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8066, USA

  3. 3

    Lgvbs, Département Des Sciences de la Terre, Université Mohamed Premier, 60, 000 Oujda, Morocco

  4. 4

    Department of Geological Sciences, Rutgers University, 195 University Avenue, Boyden 407, Newark, N.J. 07102

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909950

Online ISBN: 9781118668771

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Keywords:

  • Rifts (Geology)—North Atlantic Ocean;
  • Continental margins—North Atlantic Ocean;
  • Magmatism—North Atlantic Ocean;
  • Geology, Stratigraphic—Triassic;
  • Geology, Stratigraphic—Jurassic

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Cyclostratigraphic Constraints

  • Magnetostratigraphic Constraints

  • Biostratigraphic Constraints

  • Comparison with Radiometric Dates

  • Relationship of Camp to Triassic-Jurassic Boundary

  • Clubhouse Crossroads Basalt, Seawarddipping Reflectors, and Camp

  • Remaining Challenges

  • Conclusions