Suprasubduction Mineralization: Metallo-tectonic Terranes of the Southernmost Andes

  1. Gray E. Bebout,
  2. David W. Scholl,
  3. Stephen H. Kirby and
  4. John P. Platt
  1. Eric P. Nelson

Published Online: 23 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM096p0315

Subduction Top to Bottom

Subduction Top to Bottom

How to Cite

Nelson, E. P. (1996) Suprasubduction Mineralization: Metallo-tectonic Terranes of the Southernmost Andes, 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/GM096p0315

Author Information

  1. Department of Geology and Geological Engineering, Colorado School Of Mines, Golden, Colorado

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

  • Factors in Suprasubduction Mineralization

  • Plate Tectonic Classification of Ore Deposits

  • Classification of Ore Deposits in Suprasubduction Settings

  • Southernmost Andes: Example of a Suprasubduction Orogen

  • Metallo-Tectonic Terranes and Mineral Potential of the Southernmost Andes