Contrasting Styles of Mantle Metasomatism Above Subduction Zones: Constraints from Ultramafic Xenoliths in Kamchatka

  1. Gray E. Bebout,
  2. David W. Scholl,
  3. Stephen H. Kirby and
  4. John P. Platt
  1. Pavel Kepezhinskas and
  2. Marc J. Defant

Published Online: 23 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM096p0307

Subduction Top to Bottom

Subduction Top to Bottom

How to Cite

Kepezhinskas, P. and Defant, M. J. (1996) Contrasting Styles of Mantle Metasomatism Above Subduction Zones: Constraints from Ultramafic Xenoliths in Kamchatka, in Subduction Top to Bottom (eds G. E. Bebout, D. W. Scholl, S. H. Kirby and J. P. Platt), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM096p0307

Author Information

  1. Department of Geology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1996

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900780

Online ISBN: 9781118664575

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Keywords:

  • Subduction zones

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Island Arc Mantle Prior to Metasomatism

  • Fluid-Induced (Cryptic) Sub-Arc Metasomatism - Stage

  • Melt-Induced (Modal) Sub-Arc Metasomatism - Stage Ii

  • Mantle Wedge Metasomatism: A Subducting Slab Connection

  • Conclusions