Primitive Arc Volcanism and a Boninite Series: Examples from Western Pacific Island Arcs

  1. Dennis E. Hayes
  1. Arend Meijer

Published Online: 17 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM023p0269

The Tectonic and Geologic Evolution of Southeast Asian Seas and Islands

The Tectonic and Geologic Evolution of Southeast Asian Seas and Islands

How to Cite

Meijer, A. (1980) Primitive Arc Volcanism and a Boninite Series: Examples from Western Pacific Island Arcs, in The Tectonic and Geologic Evolution of Southeast Asian Seas and Islands (ed D. E. Hayes), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM023p0269

Author Information

  1. Department of Geosciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1980

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900230

Online ISBN: 9781118663790

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Keywords:

  • Boninite lavas;
  • High-field-strength elements (HFSE);
  • Light rare-earth elements (LREE);
  • Mariana-Bonin Arcs;
  • Primitive Arc Volcanism;
  • Rare-earth elements (REE);
  • Western Pacific Island Arcs

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Boninite Series Lavas from the Mariana-Bonin Arcs

  • Petrologic Discussion

  • Tectonic Discussion

  • Conclusions