A review of the evolution of the Mozambique Belt and implications for the amalgamation and dispersal of Rodinia and Gondwana

@article{Grantham2003ARO,
  title={A review of the evolution of the Mozambique Belt and implications for the amalgamation and dispersal of Rodinia and Gondwana},
  author={G. Grantham and M. A. Maboko and B. Eglington},
  journal={Geological Society, London, Special Publications},
  year={2003},
  volume={206},
  pages={401 - 425}
}
  • G. Grantham, M. A. Maboko, B. Eglington
  • Published 2003
  • Geology
  • Geological Society, London, Special Publications
  • Abstract Geochronological, isotopic, lithological and structural data from the Mozambique Belt, and its extensions in Antarctica, Sri Lanka, India and Madagascar, are summarized and reviewed within a Gondwana framework. Much of the southern Mozambique Belt is dominated by Rodinian-Grenvillian-age juvenile magmatism and crustal genesis, with a strong metamorphic overprint during the Pan-African. Magmatism at c. 800 Ma, possibly related to Rodinian fragmentation, is restricted to the Zambesi Belt… CONTINUE READING
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