Monte guardia sequence: a late-pleistocene eruptive cycle on Lipari (Italy)

@article{Crisci1981MonteGS,
  title={Monte guardia sequence: a late-pleistocene eruptive cycle on Lipari (Italy)},
  author={G. M. Crisci and R. Rosa and G. Lanzafame and R. Mazzuoli and M. Sheridan and G. G. Zuffa},
  journal={Bulletin Volcanologique},
  year={1981},
  volume={44},
  pages={241-255}
}
  • G. M. Crisci, R. Rosa, +3 authors G. G. Zuffa
  • Published 1981
  • Geology
  • Bulletin Volcanologique
  • This paper documents a complex sequence of interbedded lapilli-fall, base-surge, and pyroclastic-flow deposits, here named the Monte Guardia sequence, that erupted from volcanic centers in the southern part of Lipari (Aeolian Island Arc). Radiocarbon data from ash-flow tuffs above and below this sequence bracket its eruption between 22,600 and 16,800 years ago. Geologic evidence, however, suggests that this single eruptive cycle had a more restricted duration of years to tens-of-years.The basis… CONTINUE READING
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