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The Giant Lavas of Kalkarindji: Rubbly pāhoehoe lava in an ancient continental flood basalt province (2015)
Journal Article
Marshall, P. E., Widdowson, M., & Murphy, D. T. (2016). The Giant Lavas of Kalkarindji: Rubbly pāhoehoe lava in an ancient continental flood basalt province. Palaeogeography, palaeoclimatology, palaeoecology, 441(1), (22-37). doi:10.1016/j.palaeo.2015.05.006. ISSN 0031-0182

© 2015 Elsevier B.V. The Kalkarindji continental flood basalt province of northern Australia erupted in the mid Cambrian (c. 511-505Ma). It now consists of scattered basaltic lava fields, the most extensive being the Antrim Plateau Volcanics (APV) -... Read More

Volcanism, mass extinction, and carbon isotope fluctuations in the Middle Permian of China (2009)
Journal Article
Wignall, P. B., Sun, Y., Bond, D. P. G., Izon, G., Newton, R. J., Védrine, S., …Bottrell, S. H. (2009). Volcanism, mass extinction, and carbon isotope fluctuations in the Middle Permian of China. Science, 324(5931), (1179-1182). doi:10.1126/science.1171956. ISSN 0036-8075

The 260-million-year-old Emeishan volcanic province of southwest China overlies and is interbedded with Middle Permian carbonates that contain a record of the Guadalupian mass extinction. Sections in the region thus provide an opportunity to directly... Read More