Tectonic evolution of Western Tethys from Jurassic to present day: coupling geological and geophysical data with seismic tomography models

@article{Hosseinpour2016TectonicEO,
  title={Tectonic evolution of Western Tethys from Jurassic to present day: coupling geological and geophysical data with seismic tomography models},
  author={Maral Hosseinpour and Simon E. Williams and Maria Seton and Nicholas Barnett-Moore and R. Dietmar M{\"u}ller},
  journal={International Geology Review},
  year={2016},
  volume={58},
  pages={1616 - 1645}
}
ABSTRACT The geodynamic evolution of the Western Tethys is characterized by multiple phases of rifting, seafloor spreading, subduction, and collisional events. Regional reconstructions are highly dependent on the kinematic history of the major plates bounding the Atlantic and Tethyan tectonic domains, as well as small micro-plates resulted from the fragmentation of northern Gondwanaland. The complexity of tectonic events in this area leads to major discrepancies between competing models about… 

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