Last edited by Goll
Wednesday, May 13, 2020 | History

2 edition of Development of the Northern Apennines geosyncline found in the catalog.

Development of the Northern Apennines geosyncline

G. Sestini

Development of the Northern Apennines geosyncline

by G. Sestini

  • 280 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Elsevier in Amsterdam .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geosynclines -- Apennines.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesNorthern Apennines geosyncline.
    Statementedited by G. Sestini.
    SeriesSedimentary geology -- v. 4, no. 3/4.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. [201]-647 :
    Number of Pages647
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14194227M

    Development of the Northern Apennine Geosyncline Article Datie considerazioni sul margine orientale dell'altopiano etiopico nell province del Tigrai e del Wollo. geosyncline[¦jēō′sin‚klīn] (geology) A linear part of the earth's crust, hundreds of kilometers long and tens of kilometers wide, that subsided during millions of years as it received thousands of meters of sedimentary and volcanic accumulations. Geosyncline (1) A long, relatively narrow and deep trough in the earth’s crust within a.

    Geosynclines is devoted to the geosynclines concept, which states that the most elevated parts of the earth's crust-the mountains-had risen by a gigantic inversion of relief from the more depressed regions where they had originated. This book re-examines the concept in light of further geological evidence. The book is organized into four parts. The southeastern border of the Ligurian Apennines is the Fiume Magra, which projects into the Tyrrhenian Sea south of La Spezia, and the Fiume Taro, which runs in the opposite direction to join the Po divide between the two upper river valleys is the Passo della Cisa ().Under it (in two tunnels) runs the Autostrada della Cisa between Spezia and nates: 42°28′9″N 13°33′57″E / °N .

    The Emilia Romagna slope of the Northern Apennines is strewnwith o landslides, 5, of which are larger than 1 million cubic metres. They representthe remains of geomorphic agents that shaped the Apennines during the by: development of the BIM fabric (i.e., fragmentation and dis-membering of components) and (2) mixing of rock of dif-ferent age, state of consolidation and provenance. 2. Geologic Setting Northern Apennines: Overview [10] The Northern Apennines are the product of a complex tectonic stacking of different structural units, developed after.


Share this book
You might also like
Dance craze and sacred dance.

Dance craze and sacred dance.

A Perfect narrative of the apprehension, tryal, and confession of the five several persons that were confederates in stealing the mace and the two privy purses from the Lord High-Chancellor of England

A Perfect narrative of the apprehension, tryal, and confession of the five several persons that were confederates in stealing the mace and the two privy purses from the Lord High-Chancellor of England

Anzeige in der Zeitung

Anzeige in der Zeitung

Dartmouth castle

Dartmouth castle

War and imperialism in Republican Rome, 327-70 B.C.

War and imperialism in Republican Rome, 327-70 B.C.

Castle Ashby

Castle Ashby

Collected works.

Collected works.

Chronic Pulmonary Hyperinflation (Current Topics in Rehabilitation)

Chronic Pulmonary Hyperinflation (Current Topics in Rehabilitation)

snakes of Honduras

snakes of Honduras

What are the bugles blowing for?.

What are the bugles blowing for?.

Shakespeare and the idea of late writing

Shakespeare and the idea of late writing

Accreditation handbook

Accreditation handbook

Development of the Northern Apennines geosyncline by G. Sestini Download PDF EPUB FB2

Depositionally the Northern Apennines cannot be entirely separated from the Central Apennines and the Alps. The first definite appearance of a geosynclinal basin is considered Lower Cretaceous.

A separation between eu- and miogeosyncline is based on the early appearance of flysch and the allochthonous position of the rocks of the former on those of the by:   adshelp[at] The ADS is operated by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory under NASA Cooperative Agreement NNX16AC86AAuthor: Arnold H.

Bouma. Geol., 4 () THE NORTHERN APENNINES GEOSYNCLINE AND CONTINENTAL DRIFT The ophicalcites are a calcite-serpentinite mixture, probably due in part to deposi- tion of calcite in a serpentine breccia, and partly to calcite substitution of the serpentinite by: 7.

Abstract Not Available Bibtex entry for this abstract Preferred format for this abstract (see Preferences): Find Similar Abstracts. Development of the Northern Apennines geosyncline: The miogeosynclinal sequences The book includes reviews and original research works accomplished with the support of the Geological Observatory of Coldigioco, an independent research and educational center, which was founded in an abandoned medieval hamlet near Apiro in According to AUBOUIN () the sedimentary evolution of the Northern Apennines geosyncline is divided into a geosynclinal stage proper, represented by eu- and miogeosynclinal sequences, a late geosynclinal and a postgeosynclinal stage.

In the Apennines the eugeosynclinal rocks are almost entirely allochthonous. Every â turbidophileâ will jump at this valuable issue. FUCHTBAUER(Bochum) BOOK REVIEWS Development of the Northern Apennines Geosyncline.

SESTINI (Editor). Special Issue Sedimentary Geology (, 4(3/4)), Dfl According to Aubouin () the sedimentary evolution of the Northern Apennines geosyncline is divided into a geosynclinal stage proper, represented by eu- and miogeosynclinal sequences, a late geosynclinal and a postgeosynclinal stage.

In the Apennines the eugeosynclinal rocks are almost entirely allochthonous. Their interpretation as autochthonous is held to be unrealistic on structural and Cited by: Geosyncline, linear trough of subsidence of the Earth’s crust within which vast amounts of sediment accumulate.

The filling of a geosyncline with thousands or tens of thousands of feet of sediment is accompanied in the late stages of deposition by folding, crumpling, and faulting of the deposits.

Intrusion of crystalline igneous rock and regional uplift along the axis of the trough generally. ADVERTISEMENTS: A geosyncline may be defined as “a thick, rapidly accumulating body or sediment formed within a long, narrow, subsiding belt of the sea which is usually parallel to a plate margin”.

(Oxford Dictionary of Geography) Or we may say a geosyncline is a “very large linear depression or down-warping of the earth’s crust, filled [ ]. The rocks of the Northern Apennines predominantly consist of non-metamorphic terrigeneous deposits (flysches and molasses) some of which are preorogenic, some synorogenic and others postorogenic with respect to the nappe tectonics (Miocene).

As plant fragments frequently occur in these sediments, a study of coal rank based on reflectance measurements on vitrinites (% Rm = Cited by: Geosynclines is devoted to the geosynclines concept, which states that the most elevated parts of the earth's crust—the mountains—had risen by a gigantic inversion of relief from the more depressed regions where they had originated.

This book re-examines the concept in light of further geological evidence. The book is organized into four parts. Abstract According to AUBOUIN () the sedimentary evolution of the Northern Apennines geosyncline is divided into a geosynclinal stage proper, represented by eu- and miogeosynclinal sequences, a late geosynclinal and a postgeosynclinal stage.

In the Apennines the eugeosynclinal rocks are almost entirely allochthonous. Abbate, E., and others, Geological map of the Northern Apennines and adjoining areas. In: G. Sestini (ed.), Development of the Northern Apennines by: 1.

The geosyncline concept was first developed by the American geologists James Hall and James Dwight Dana in the midth century during the classic studies of the Appalachian Mountains.

Émile Haug actualized the geosyncline concept and "reintroduced" it to Europe with a publication. The Northern Apennines is a northeast-verging fold and thrust belt, characterized by the overthrusting of the Ligurian Units on the Adria plate continental margin. The Ligurian Units represent the remnants of the Ligurian–Piedmont oceanic basin, which has been located between the European and the Adria continents since the middle Jurassic.

et al., High-resolution shallow imaging of the northern Apennines mountain front near Bologna, Italy, using ‘‘wide-aperture’’ shallow seismic reflection data, submitted to Geophysical Research Letter, ), (3) uplifted and deformedQuaternaryterraces,and(4)asynthesisofrecently published GPS and releveling geodetic data (a model for the.

The formation and drowning of isolated carbonate platforms; tectonic and ecologic control of the Northern Apennines; controls on Upper Jurassic carbonate build up development in the Lusitanian Basin, Portugal; Hauterivian to Lower Aptian carbonate shelf sedimentation and sequence stratigraphy in the Jura and northern Subalpine chains.

Abbate, E., and Sagri, M.,Development of the Northern Apennines geosyncline. The eugeosynclinal sequences, Sed. Geol., v. 4, p. – CrossRef Google ScholarCited by: 8.

This pattern is well developed in the Northern Apennines of Italy, where the large-scale Quaternary evolution of the hydrographic network has been linked to tectonic controls that have caused the. According to Aubouin () the sedimentary evolution of the Northern Apennines geosyncline is divided into a geosynclinal stage proper, represented by eu- and miogeosynclinal sequences, a late.The Northern Apennines is a fold-and-thrust belt derived from the collision between the Corsica-Sardinia Block and Adriatic Plate during late Oligocene-Miocene times [].The northern Apennine chain is the birthplace of studies on siliciclastic turbidite successions (e.g., Migliorini,; Kuenen and Migliorini, ; Sestini, ; Mutti and Ricci Lucchi,; see reviews in Sestini et al.

[] and in Argnani and Ricci Lucchi []), especially on the Oligocene-Miocene turbidite units, such as the Macigno and the Marnoso-Arenacea.