BIBLIOGRAPHY OF CAMP  -- West Africa and South America References

West Africa and South America References

Almeida, F.F.M., Carneiro, C.D.R., Machado Jr., D.L., and Dehira, L.K., Magmatismo pos-Paleozoico no Nordeste Oriental do Brasil.  Rev.  Brasil. Geoc., 18, 451-462, 1988.

Baksi, A. K., and Archibald, D. A., 1997, Mesozoic igneous activity in the Maranhao province, northern Brazil: 40Ar/39Ar evidence for separate episodes of basaltic magmatism: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 151, p. 139-153.

Bellieni, G., Picrillo, E.M., Cavazzini, G., Petrini, R., Comin-Chiaramonti, P., Nardi, A.J.R., Melfi, A.J., and Zantedeschi, P., 1990, Low and high-TiO2 Mesozoic tholeiitic magmatism of the Maranhao basin (NE Brazil): K/Ar age, geochemistry, petrology, isotope characteristics, and relationships with Mesozoic low and high-TiO2 basalts of the Parana basin (SE Brazil): Neues Jahrb. Mineral. Abh., v. 162, p. 1-33.

Bellieni, G., Macedo, M.H.F., Petrini, R., Picrillo, E.M., Cavazzini,G., Comin-Chiaramonti, P., Ernesto, M., Macedo, J.W.P., Martins, G., Melfi,A.J., Pacca, I.G., and De Min, A., 1992, Evidence of magmatic activity related to Middle Jurassic and Lower Cretaceous rifting from northeastern Brazil (Ceara-Mirim): K/Ar age, paleomagnetiism, petrology, and Sr-Nd isotope characteristics: Chemical Geology, v. 97, p. 9-32.

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Bertrand, H., and Villeneuve, M., 1989, Records of the Early Jurassic opening of the central Atlantic: The continental tholeiitic dolerites of Guinea (west Africa). C.R. Acad. Sci. Paris, v. 308, p. 93-98.

Choudhuri, A., 1978, Geochemical trends in tholeiite dikes of different ages from Guyana: Chemical Geology, v. 22, p. 79-85.

Choudhuri, A. and Milner, M.W., 1971, Basic magmatism in Guiana andcontinental drift: Nature - Physical Science, v. 232, p. 154-155.

Choudhuri, A., Iyer, S.S., and Vasconcelos, M.B.A., 1984, U, Th, and rare elements in Mesozoic tholeiite dikes from the northern Guiana Shield: Anais II Simposium Amazonico, p. 171-177.

Dalrymple, G. B., Gromme, C. S., and White, R. W., 1975, Potassium-argon age and paleomagnetism of diabase dikes in Liberia: initiation of central Atlantic rifting:  Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 86, p. 399-411.

Deckart, K., G. Féraud, and H. Bertrand. 1997. Age of Jurassic continental tholeiites of French Guyana/Surinam and Guinea: Implications to the initial opening of the central Atlantic Ocean. Earth Plan. Sci. Let., v. 150, p. 205-220.

Diallo, D., Bertrand, H., Azambre, B., Gregoire, M., and Caseiro, J.,1992, The mafic-ultramafic complex of Kakoulima (Guinea-Conakry): a tholeiitic layered intrusion related to the Central Atlantic rifting:  C.R. Acad. Sci. Paris, v. 314, p. 937-943.

DuPuy, C., Marsh, J., Dostal, J., Michard, A., Testa, S., 1988. Aesthenospheric and lithospheric sources for Mesozoic dolerites from Liberia: Trace element and isotopic evidence. Earth Plan. Sci. Lett. 87, 100-110.


Fodor, R.V., Sial, A.N., Mukasa, S.B., McKee, E.H., 1990. Petrology, isotope characteristics, and K-Ar ages of the Maranhao, northern Brazil, Mesozoic basalt province. Contr. Min. Pet. 104, 555-567.

Gibbs, A. K., 1987. Contrasting styles of continental mafic intrusions in the Guiana shield, In: Halls, H.C., Fahrig, W.F. (Editors), Mafic DykeSwarms: Geol. Assoc. Can. Spec. Paper 34, 457-466.

Guerreiro, S.D.C., and Schult, A., Palaeomagnetism of Jurassic tholeiitic intrusions in the Amazon Basin.  Munchner Geophysik.  Mitteil., 1, 37-48, 1986.

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Hargraves, R.B., Problems in palaeomagnetic synthesis illustrated by results from Permo-Triassic dolerites in Guyana, Phys. Earth Planet. Int. 12 (1978) 277-284.
Hawkes, D. D., 1966, The petrology of the Guiana dolerites: Geological Magazine, v. 103, p. 320-335.

Hawkes, D. D., 1966, Differentiation of the Tumatumari-Kopinang dolerite intrusion, British Guiana:  Geological Society of America Bulletin,v. 77, p. 1131-1158.

Lacroix, M. A., 1905, Les roches eruptives basiques de la Guinee francaise: C.R. Acad. Sci. Paris, v. 140, p. 410-413.

Mauche, R., Faure, G., Jones, L. M., and Hoefs, J., 1989, Anomalous isotopic compositions of Sr, Ar, and O in the Mesozoic diabase dikes of Liberia, West Africa: Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, v. 101,p. 12-18.

Marzoli, Andrea,  Renne, P.R., Piccirillo, E.M., Ernesto, M., Bellieni, G., and De Min, A., 1999,  Extensive 200-Million-Year-Old Continental Flood Basalts of the Central Atlantic Magmatic Province: Science, v. 284, p. 616-618.

Marzoli, A., Renne, P.R., Ernesto, M., Piccirillo, E.M., De Min, A., Bellieni, G., 1998. The earliest Jurassic circum-Atlantic large igneous province: New evidence for a brief, extremely widespread event. Min. Mag. 62A, 961-962.

W.D. Macdonald, N.D. Opdyke, Triassic paleomagnetism of the Northern South America, Am. Assoc. Petrol. Geol. Bull. 58 (1974) 208-215.

Montes-Lauar, C. R., Pacca, I. G., Melfi, A. J., Piccirillo, E. M., Bellieni, G., Petrini, R., and Rizzieri, R., 1994, The Anari and Tapirapua Jurassic formations, western Brazil: paleomagnetism, geochemistry, and geochronology:  Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 128, p. 357-371.

Nomade, S., H. Theveniaut, Y. Chena, A. Pouclet, and C. Rigollet, 2000, Paleomagnetic study of French Guyana Early Jurassic dolerites: hypothesis of a multistage magmatic event: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 184, p. 155-168.

Oliveira, E.P., Tarney, J., Joao, X.J., 1990. Geochemistry of the Mesozoic Amapa and Jari dyke swarms, northern Brazil: Plume-related magmatism during the opening of the central Atlantic. In: Parker, A.J., Rickwood, P.C., Tucker, D.H. (Editors), Mafic dikes and emplacement mechanisms. Balkemia, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 173-183.

Priem, H.N.A., Boehijk, N.A.I.M., Verschure, R.H., Hebeda, E.H., Verdurmen, E.A.T., and Bon, E.H., K-Ar dating of a basaltic layer in the sedimentary Lavras Basin, Northeastern Brazil. Rev. Brasil. Geocienc., 8, 262-269, 1978.

Sial, A.N., The post-Paleozoic volcanism of Northeast Brazil and its tectonic significance, An. Acad Brasil. Cienc., 48 (supl.), 299-311, 1976.

Sial, A.N., Long, L.E., Pessoa, D.A.R., and Kawashita, K., 1981, Potassium-argon ages and strontium isotope geochemistry of Mesozoic and Tertiary basaltic rocks, northeastern Brazil: Anais Academia Brasileira de Ciencias, v. 53, p. 115-122.

Sial, A.N., Pessoa, D.A.R., and Kawashita, K., 1976. New Potassium-argon ages, strontium isotope ratio measurement and chemistry of Mesozoic basalts, State of Maranhao, northeast Brazil: Boletim Mineralogico, Recife, v. 4,p. 59-72.

Sial, A.N., Oliveira, E.P., and Choudhuri, A., 1987, Mafic dyke swarms of Brazil, in Halls, H.C. and Fahrig, W.F, editors, Mafic Dyke Swarms: Geological Association of Canada Special. Paper 34, p. 467-481.

J. Veldkamp, F.G. Mulder, J.D.A. Zijderveld, Palaeomagnetism of Suriname dolerites, Phys. Earth Planet. Int. 4 (1971) 370-380.