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2017


Orogenesis during supercontinent cycles (1)

Henriques, S.B.A, Neiva, A.M.R., Tajčmanová, L., Dunning, G.R., 2017. Cadomian magmatism and metamorphism at the Ossa Morena/Central Iberian zone boundary, Iberian Massif, Central Portugal: Geochemistry and P–T constraints of the Sardoal Complex. Lithos, 268–271, 131–148. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.lithos.2016.11.002

 

2016


Supercontinent & palaeogeographic reconstructions (21)

Bazhenov, M.L., Federova, N.M., Kuznetsov, N.B., Meert, J.G, 2016. Ediacaran-Cambrian paleogeography of Baltica: A paleomagnetic view from a diamond pit in the White Sea Coast, Lithosphere, 8, 564-573.

Betts, P.G., Armit, R.J., Stewart, J., Aitken, A.R.A., Ailleres, L., Donchak, P., Hutton, L., Withnall, I., Giles, D. 2016,  Australia and Nuna,  Geological Society Special Publication, 424 (1), 47-81.

Buchan, K.L., Mitchell, R.N., Bleeker, W., Hamilton, M.A., LeCheminant, A.N., 2016, Paleomagnetism of cs. 2.13-2.11 Ga Indin and ca. 1.885 Ga Ghost dyke swarms of the Slave craton: Implications for the Slave craton APW path and relative drift of Slave, Superior and Siberian cratons in the Paleoproterozoic, Precambrian Research, 275, 151-175. doi:10.1016/j.precamres.2016.01.012

Evans, D.A.D., Veselovsky, R.V., Petrov, P.Y., Shatsillo, A.V., Pavlov, V.E., 2016, Paleomagnetism of Mesoproterozoic margins of the Anabar Shield: A hypothesized billion-year partnership of Siberia and northern Laurentia. Precambrian Research, 281, 639-655.

Evans, D.A.D., Trindade, R.I.F., Catelani, E.L., D’Agrella-Filho, M.S., Heaman, L.M., Oliveira, E.P., Soderlund, U., Ernst, R.E., Smirnov, A.V., Salminen, J.M., 2016, Return to Rodinia? Moderate to high palaeolatitude of the Sao Francisco/Congo craton at 920 Ma. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 424, 167-190.

Evans, D.A.D., Li, Z.-X., Murphy, J.B., 2016, Four-dimensional context of Earth’s supercontinents. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 424, 1-14.

Kasbohm, J., Evans, D.A.D., Panzik, J.E., Hofmann, M., Linnemann, U., 2016. Paleomagnetic and geochronologic data from Late Mesoproterozoic redbed sedimentary rocks on the western margin of Kalahari craton. Geological Society, London, Special Publication 424, SP424.4.

Kilian, T.M., Bleeker, W., Chamberlain, K., Evans, D.A.D., Cousens, B., 2016, Palaeomagnetism, geochronology and geochemistry of the Palaeoproterozoic Rabbit Creek and Powder River dyke swarms: implications for Wyoming in supercraton Superia. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 424, 15-45.

Kilian, T.M., Chamberlain, K.R., Evans, D.A.D., Bleeker, W., Cousens, B.L., 2016, Wyoming on the run—Toward final Paleoproterozoic assembly of Laurentia. Geology, G38042.1

Kroner, U., Roscher, M., Romer, R.L., 2016, Ancient plate kinematics derived from the deformation pattern of continental crust: Paleo‐ and Neo‐Tethys opening coeval with prolonged Gondwana– Laurussia convergence. Tectonophysics, 681, 220‐233. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2016.03.034

Lemna, O.S., Bachtadse, V., Kirscher, U., Rolf, C., Petersen, N., 2016, Paleomagnetism of the Jurassic Transantarctic Mountains revisited — Evidence for large dispersion of apparent polar wander within less than 3 Myr, Gondwana Research, 31, 124-134.

Meert, J.G., Van der Voo, R. and Patel, J., 2016, A Neoarchean paleomagnetic pole from the Kisii lavas of western Kenya: Implications for crustal mobility, Precambrian Research, 279, 91-102.

Metelkin, D.V., Vernikovsky, V.A., Tolmacheva, Matushkin, N.Yu., Zhdanova, A.I., Yu., Pisarevsky, S.A., 2016, First paleomagnetic data for the New Siberian Islands: Implications for Arctic paleogeography. Gondwana Research, 37, 308-323. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gr.2015.08.008

Müller, R.D., Sandwell, D.T., Dutkiewicz, A., Williams, S.E., Flament, N., Maus, N., Seton, S., 2016, Cloud-based interactive 3D visualization of global geophysical and geological data in a web browser. Plos One, 11, e0150883.

Niu, J., Li, Z.-X., Zhu, W., 2016, Palaeomagnetism and geochronology of mid-Neoproterozoic Yanbian dykes, South China: implications for a c. 820-800 Ma true polar wander event and the reconstruction of Rodinia. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 424, 191-211.

Panzik, J.E., Evans, D.A.D., Kashbohm, J.J., Hanson, R., Gose, W., Desormeau, J., Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 424, 119-143.

Petrov, O., Morozov, A., Shokalsky, S., Kashubin, S., Artemieva, I.M., Sobolev, N., Petrov, E., Ernst, R.E., Sergeev, S., Smelror, M., 2016, Crustal structure and tectonic model of the Arctic region. Earth-Science Reviews, 154, 29-71.

Salminen, J., Klein, R., Veikkolainen, T., Mertanen, S, and Mänttäri I., In press, Mesoproterozoic geomagnetic reversal asymmetry in light of new paleomagnetic and geochronological data for the Häme dyke swarm, Finland: Implications for the Nuna supercontinent, Precambrian Research. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.precamres.2016.11.003

Salminen, J., Evans, D. A. D., Trindade, R.I.F., Olivera E. P., Piispa, E., Smirnov, A., 2016, Paleogeography of the Congo/São Francisco craton at 1.5 Ga: expanding the core of Nuna supercontinent, Precambrian Research, 286, 195 – 212.

Salminen, J.M., Klein, R., Mertanen, S., Pesonen, L.J., Fröjdö, S., Mänttäri, I., Eklund, O, 2016. Palaeomagnetism and U-Pb geochronology of ca. 1570 Ma intrusives from Åland archipelago, SW Finland – implications for Nuna. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 424, SP424.3.

Torsvik, T.H., 2016, Earth History and Palaeogeography. Cambridge University Press.

Plume record during supercontinent cycles (28)

Álvaro, J.J., Colmenar, J., Monceret, E., Pouclet, A., Vizcaïno, D., 2016, Late Ordovician (post‐Sardic) rifting branches in the North Gondwanan Montagne Noire and Mouthoumet massifs of southern France. Tectonophysics, 681, 111‐123. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2015.11.031

Blanchard, J.A., Ernst, R.E., Samson, C, in press, Gravity and magnetic modelling of layered mafic-ultramafic intrusions in large igneous province plume centre regions; Case studies from the: 1.27 Ga Mackenzie, 1.38 Ga Kunene-Kibaran, 0.06 Ga Deccan and 0.13-0.08 Ga High Arctic events, Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences.

Cederberg, J., Söderlund, U., Oliveira, E.P., Ernst, R.E., Pisarevsky, S.A., 2016, U-Pb baddeleyite dating of the Proterozoic Pará de Minas dyke swarm in the São Francisco craton (Brazil) – implications for tectonic correlation with the Siberian, Congo and North China cratons, GFF, 138, 219-240.

Cen, T., Li, W., Wang, X., Pang, C., Li, Z.-X., Xing, G., Zhao, X., Tao, J., 2016, Petrogenesis of early Jurassic basalts in southern Jiangxi Province, South China: Implications for the thermal state of the Mesozoic mantle beneath South China. Lithos, 256, 311-330.

Dostal, J., Keppie, J.D., Wilson, R.A., 2016, Nd isotopic and trace element constraints on the source of Silurian–Devonian mafic lavas in the Chaleur Bay Synclinorium of New Brunswick (Canada): Tectonic implications. Tectonophysics, 681, 364‐375. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2015.10.002

Doubrovine, P.V., Steinberger, B., Torsvik, T.H., 2016, A failure to reject: Testing the correlation between large igneous provinces and deep mantle structures with EDF stratistics. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 17, 1130-1163.

El Bahat, A., M. Ikenne, B. Cousens, U. Söderlund, R. Ernst, M.B. Klausen, N. Youbi, 2016, New constraints on the geochronology and Sm-Nd isotopic characteristics of Bas Drâa mafic dykes, Anti-Atlas of Morocco, Journal of African Earth Sciences. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jafrearsci.2016.09.003

Ernst, R.E., Okrugin, A.V., Veselovskiy, R.V., Kamo, S.L., Hamilton, M.A., Pavlov, V., Soderlund, U., Chamberlain, K.R., Rogers, C., 2016, The 1501 Ma Kuonamka Large Igneous Province of northern Siberia: U-Pb geochronology, geochemistry, and links with coeval magmatism on other crustal blocks.  Russian Geology and Geophysics, 57, 653-671.

Ernst, R. E., Hamilton, M. A., Soderlund, U., Hanes, J. A., Gladkochub, D. P., Okrugin, A. V., Kolotilina, T., Mekhonoshin, A. S., Bleeker, W., LeCheminant, A. N., Buchan, K. L., Chamberlain, K. R., and Didenko, A. N., 2016, Long-lived connection between southern Siberia and northern Laurentia in the Proterozoic: Nature Geoscience, 9, 464-469. doi:10.1038/ngeo2700

Evans, D.A.D., 2016, Advancing beyond May 1971: How do we deal with the possibility of comlicated gyke geometries, long-lived LIPs, and contrasting basement geological provinces? Precambrian Research, 162, 327-353.

Gassmoller, R., Dannberg, J., Bredow, E., Steinberger, B., Torsvik, T.H., 2016, Major influence of plume-ridge interaction, lithosphere thickness variations, and global mantle flow on hotspot volcanism—The example of Tristan. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 17, 1454-1479.

Gladkochud, D.P., Donskaya, T.V., Mazukabzov, A.M., Pisarevsky, S.A., Ernst, R.E., Stenevich, A.M., 2016, The Mesoproterozoic mantle plume beneath the northern part of the Siberian craton. Russian Geology and Geophysics, 57, 672-686.

Gutiérrez‐Alonso, G., Gutiérrez‐Marco, J.C., Fernández‐Suárez, J., Bernárdez, E., Corfu, F., 2016, Was there a super‐eruption on the Gondwanan coast 477 Ma ago?. Tectonophysics, 681, 85‐94. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2015.12.012

Hanson, R.E., Roberts, J.M., Dickerson, P.W., and Fanning, C.M., 2016, Cryogenian intraplate magmatism along the buried southern Laurentian margin: Evidence from volcanic clasts in Ordovician strata, Marathon uplift, west Texas, Geology, 44, 539-542.

Ikenne, M., Soderlund, U., Ernst, R.E., Pin, C., Youbi, N., Hafid, A., 2016, A c. 1710 Ma mafic sill emplaced into a quartizite and calcareous series from Ighrem, Anti-Atlas—Morocco: Evidence that the Tagdout passive margin sedimnetary group is nearly 1 Ga older than previoulsy thought. Journal of African Earth Sciences.

Keppie, J.D., Dostal, J., Shellnutt, J.G., 2016, Old and juvenile source of Paleozoic and Mesozoic basaltic magmas in the Acatlán and Ayú complexes, Southern Mexico: Nd isotopic constraints. Tectonophysics, 681, 376‐384. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2016.01.026

Kingsbury, C.G., Ernst, R.E., Cousens, B.L., Williamson, M.C., 2016, The High Arctic LIP in Canada: Trace element and Sm-Nd isotopic evidence for the role of mantle heterogeniety and crustal assimilation. Norwegian Journal of Geology, 96, 13-33.

Klaver, M., E.W.F. de Roever, A.C.D. Thijssen, W. Bleeker, U. Söderlund, K. Chamberlain, R.  Ernst, J. Berndt, A. Zeh, 2016, Mafic magmatism in the Bakhuis Granulite Belt (western Suriname): relationship with charnockite magmatism and UHT metamorphism, GFF, 138, 203-218.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/11035897.2015.1061591

Lubnina, N.V., A.V. Stepanova, R.E. Ernst, M. Nilsson, U. Söderlund, 2016, New U–Pb baddeleyite age, and AMS and paleomagnetic data for dolerites in the Lake Onega region belonging to the 1.98–1.95 Ga regional Pechenga-Onega Large Igneous Province, GFF, 138, 54-78. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/11035897.2015.1129549

Mekhonoshin, A.S., Ernst, R.E., Soderlund, U., Hamilton, M.A., Kolotilina, T.B., Izokh, A.E., Polyakov, G.V., Tolstykh, N.D., 2016, Relationship between platnium-bearing ultramafic-mafic intrusions and large igneous provinces (exemplified by the Siberean Craton). Russian Geology and Geophysics, 57, 822-833.

Peng, P., Ernst, R., Hou, G., Söderlund, U., Zhang, S., Hamilton, M., Xu, Y., Denyszyn, S., Mege, D., Pisarevsky, S., Srivastava, R., Kusky, T., 2016, Dyke swarms: keys to paleogeographic reconstructions, Science Bulletin, 61, 1669-1671.

Rogers, C., Mackinder, A., Ernst, R.E., Cousens, B., 2016, Mafic magmatism in the Belt-Purcell Basin and Wyoming Province of western Laurentia. Geological Society of America Special Papers, 522, SPE522-10.

Shumlyanskyy, L., R.E. Ernst, K. Billstrom, B.A. Wing, A. Bekker, 2016, Age and sulfur isotope composition of the Prutivka intrusion (the 1.78 Ga Prutivka-Novogol Large Igneous Province in Sarmatia), Mineralogical Journal: Geochemistry (Ukraine), 38(3), 91-101.

Shumlyanskyy, L., R.E. Ernst, U. Söderlund, K. Billström, O. Mitrokhin, and S. Tsymbal, 2016, New U-Pb ages for mafic dykes in the Northwestern region of the Ukrainian shield: coeval tholeiitic and jotunitic magmatism, GFF, 138, 79-85. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/11035897.2015.1116602

Shumlyanskyy, L., O. Mitrokhin, K. Billström, R. Ernst, E. Vishnevska, S. Tsymbal, M. Cuney, A. Soesoo, 2016, The ca. 1.8 Ga mantle plume related magmatism of the central part of the Ukrainian shield, GFF, 138, 86-101. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/1331677X.2015.1067253

Teixeira, W., R.E. Ernst, M.A. Hamilton, G. Lima, A.S. Ruiz, M.C. Geraldes, 2016, Widespread ca. 1.4 Ga intraplate magmatism and tectonics in a growing Amazonia, GFF, 138, 241-254. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/11035897.2015.1042033

Xu, X., Song, S., Allen, M.B., Ernst, R.E., Niu, Y., Su, L., 2016, An 850-820 Ma LIP dismembered during breakup of the Rodinia supercontinent and destroyed by Early Paleozoic continental subduction in the northern Tibetan Plateau, NW China. Precambiran Research, 282, 52-73.

Zhu, W.G., Zhong, H., Li, Z.-X., Bai, Z.J., Yang, Y.J., 2016, SIMS zircon U-Pb ages, geochemistry and Nd-Hf isotopes of ca. 1.0 Ga mafic dykes and volcanic rocks in the Huili area, SW China: Origin and tectonic significance. Precambrian Research, 273, 67-89.

Basin record during supercontinent cycles (21)

Ader, M., Thomazo, C., Sansjofre, P., Busigny, V., Papineau, D., Laffon, R., Cartigny, P., Halverson, G.P., 2016, Nitrogen isotope interpretation in Precambrian sedimentary rocks: assumptions and perspectives. Chemical Geology, 429, 93-100.

Cox, G.M., Halverson, G.P., Stevenson, R.K., Vokaty, M., Poirier, A., Kunzmann, M., Li, Z.-X., Denyszyn, S.W., Strauss, J.V., Macdonald, F.A., 2016, Continental flood basalt weathering as a trigger for Neoproterozoic Snowball Earth. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 446, 89-99.

Cox, G.M., Jarrett, A., Edwards, D., Crockford, P.W., Halverson, G.P., Collins, A.S., Poirier, A., Li, Z.-X., 2016, Basin redox and primary productivity within the Mesoproterozoic Roper Seaway. Chemical Geology, 440, 101-114.

Cox, G.M, Halverson, G.P., Poirier, A., Le Heron, D., Strauss, J.V., Stevenson, R.S., 2016, A model for Cryogenian iron formation. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 433, 280-292.

Crockford, P.W., Cowie, B.R., Johnston, D.T., Hayles, J., Halverson, G.P., Sugiyama, I., Pellerson, A., Bui, T.-H., Hoffman, P.F., Macdonald, F.A., Wing, B.A., 2016, Triple oxygen isotope constraints on the evolution of the earliest Ediacaran marine sulfur cycle. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 435, 74-83.

Cole, D.B., Reinhard, C.T., Wang, X., Gueguen, B., Halverson, G.P., Gibson, T., Hodgskiss, M.S.W., McKenzie, N.R., Lyons, T.W., Planavsky, N., 2016, A shale-hosted Cr isotope record of low atmospheric oxygen during the Proterozoic. Geology.

Fairchild, I.J., Fleming, E.J., Bao, H., Benn, D.I., Boomer, I., Dublyansky, Y.V., Halverson, G.P., Hambrey, M.J., Hendy, C., McMillian, E.A., Spotl, C., Stevenson, C.T.E., Synn, P.M., 2016, Continental carbonate facies of a Neoproterozoic panglaciation, NE Svalbard. Sedimentology, 63, 443-497.

Fairchild, I.J., Bonnand, P., Davies, T., Fleming, E.J., Grassineous, N., Halverson, G.P., Hambrey, M.J., McMillan, E.M., McKay, E., Parkinson, I.J., Stevenson, C.T.E., 2016, The Late Cryogenian warm interval, NE Svalbard: chemostratigraphy and genesis. Precambrian Research, 281, 128-154.

Goddéris, Y., Hir, G.L., Macouin, M., Donnadieu, Y., Hubert-Théou, L., Dera, G., Aretz, M., Fluteau, F., Li, Z.X., Halverson, G.P., 2016, Paleogeographic forcing of the strontium isotopic cycle in the Neoproterozoic, Gondwana Research, 42, 151-162. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gr.2016.09.013

Hoffman, P.F., Bellefroid, E.J., Johnson, B.W., Hodgskiss, S.W., Schrag, D., Halverson, G.P., 2016, Early extensional detachments in a contractional orogen: coherent, map-scale, submarine slides (mass transport complexes) on the outer slope of an Ediacaran collisional foredeep, eastern Kaoko belt, Namibia. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, 53, 1-13.

Johansson, Å., 2016, Comments to “Detrital zircon signatures of the Baltoscandian margin along the Arctic Circle Caledonides in Sweden: The Sveconorwegian connection” by Gee et al. (2015), Letter to the Editor, Precambrian Research, 276, 233-235. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.precamres.2015.12.006

Liñán, E., Vintaned, J.A.G., Pillola, G.L., Gozalo, R., 2016, Upper Ovetian trilobites from Spain and their implications for the palaeobiogeography and correlation of the Cambrian Stage 3 in Gondwana. Tectonophysics, 681, 46‐57. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2016.01.003

Margalef, A., Castiñeiras, P., Casas, J.M., Navidad, M., Liesa, M., Linnemann, U., Hofmann, M., Gärtner, A., 2016, Detrital zircons from the Ordovician rocks of the Pyrenees: Geochronological constraints and provenance. Tectonophysics, 681, 124‐134. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2016.03.015

Medig, K.P.R., Turner, E.C., Thorkelson, D.J., Rainbird, R.H., 2016, Rifting of Columbia to form a deep-water siliciclastic to carbonate succession: The Mesoproterozoic Pinguicula Group of northern Yukon, Canada. Precambrian Research, 278, 179-206. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.precamres.2016.03.021

Mueller, P., Mogk, D., Wooden, J. and Spake, D., 2016, U-Pb ages of zircons from the Lower Belt Supergroup and proximal crystalline basement: Implications for the early evolution of the Belt Basin. Geological Society of America Special Papers, 522, 283-303. http://dx.doi.org/10.1130/2016.2522(11)

Pereira, M.F., Gama, C., Chichorro, M., Silva, J.B., Gutiérrez‐Alonso, G., Hofmann, M., Linnemann, U., Gärtner, A., 2016, Evidence for multi‐cycle sedimentation and provenance constraints from detrital zircon U– Pb ages: Triassic strata of the Lusitanian basin (western Iberia). Tectonophysics, 681, 318‐331. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2015.10.011

Priyatkina N, Khudoley AK, Collins WJ, Kuznetsov NB, Huang HQ, 2016, Detrital zircon record of Meso- and Neoproterozoic sedimentary basins in northern part of the Siberian Craton, Characterizing buried crust of the basement, Precambrian Research, 285, 21-38.

Shields-Zhou, G.A., Porter, S. Halverson, G.P., 2016, A New rock-based definition for the Cryogenian Period (circa 720-635 Ma). Episodes, 39, 3-8.

Smith, E.F., Macdonald, F.A., Crowley, J.L., Hodgin, E.B., Schrag, D.P., 2016, Tectonostratigraphic evolution of the c.780-730 Ma Beck Spring Dolomite: Basin Formation in the core of Rodinia. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 424, SP424.6.

Uhlein, G.J., Uhlein, A., Halverson, G.P., Stevenson, R., Caxito, F.A., Cox, G.M., Carvalho, J.F.M.G., 2016, The Carrancas Formation, Bambui Group: A record of pre-Marinoan sedimentation on the southern Sao Francisco craton, Brazil. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, 71, 1-16.

Yao, W.H., Li, Z.-X., 2016, Tectonostratigraphic history of the Ediacaran-Silurian Nanhua foreland basin in South China. Tectonophysics, 674, 31-51.

Supercontinent cycles & geodynamics (18)

Brune, S., Williams, S.E., Butterworth, N.P., Müller, R.D., 2016, Abrupt plate accelerations shape rifted continental margins. Nature, 536, 201-204.

Domeier, M., Doubrovine, P.V., Torsvik, T.H., Spakman, W., Bull, A.L., 2016, Global correlation of lower mantle structure and past subduction. Geophysocal Research Letters, 43, 4945-4953.

Driscoll, P.E., Evans, D.A.D., 2016, Frequency of Proterozoic geomagnetic superchrons. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 437, 9-14.

Hassan, R., Muller, R.D., Gurnis, M., Williams, S.E., Flament, N., 2016, A rapid burst in hotspot motion through the interaction of tectonics and deep mantle flow, Nature, 533, 239-242.

Heron, P.J., Pysklywec, R.N., Stephenson, R., 2016, Identifying mantle lithosphere inheritance in controlling intraplate orogenesis, Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 121, 6966-6987. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2016JB013460

Heron, P.J., Pysklywec, R.N., Stephenson, R., 2016, Lasting mantle scars lead to perennial plate tectonics, Nature Communications, v. 7, p. 11834.

Keppie, F., 2016, How subduction broke up Pangaea with implications for the supercontinent cycle. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 424, SP424.8.

King, S. D., 2016, Reconciling laboratory and observational models of mantle rheology in geodynamic modeling, Journal of Geodynamics, 100, 33-50. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jog.2016.03.005

King, S. D., An evolving view of transition zone and mid-mantle viscosity, 2016, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 17. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2016GC006279

Kuzmin, M.I., Yarmolyuk, V.V., Ernst, R.E., 2016, Tectonic activity of the early Earth (4.56-3.4(2.7?) Ga). Russian Geology and Geophysics, 57, 639-652.

Plyusnina, E.E., D.A. Ruban, C.P. Conrad, G.d.S. dos Anjos Zerfass, and H. Zerfass, 2016, Long-term eustatic cyclicity in the Paleogene: a critical assessment, Proceedings of the Geologists’ Association, 127, 425-434. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pgeola.2016.03.006

Puetz, S.J., Kent, K.C., Pisarevsky, S.A., Davaille, A., Schwarz, C.J., Ganade, C.E., 2016, Quantifying the evolution of the continental and oceanic crust. Earth-Science Reviews, 164, 63-83. http://dx.doi.org/j.earscirev.2016.10.011

Shiels, C., Partin, C.A., Eglington, B.M., 2016, Provenance approaches in polydeformed metasedimentary successions: Determining nearest neighboring cratons during the deposition of the Paleoproterozoic Murmac Bay Group. Lithosphere. http://dx.doi.org/10.1130/L537.1

Steinberger, B., 2016, Topography caused by mantle density variations: Observation-based estimates and models derived from tomography and lithosphere thickness, 205, 604-621.

Steinberger, B. and Becker, T.W., in press, A comparison of lithospheric thickness models, Tectonophysics.

Torsvik, T.H., Steinberger, B., Ashwal, L.D., Doubrovine, P.V., Tronnes, R.G., 2016, Earth evolution and dynamics—a tribute to Kevin Burke 1. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, 53, 1-15.

Xue, J. and King, S. D., 2016, Geodynamic investigation of a cretaceous superplume in the Pacific Ocean, Phys. Earth Planet. Int., 257, 137-148.

Zhong, S., Liu, X., 2016.The long-wavelength mantle structure and dynamics and implications for large-scale tectonics and volcanism in the Phanerozoic. Gondwana Research, 29, 83-104.

Orogenesis during supercontinent cycles (55)

Andonaegui, P., Sanchez-Martinez, S., Castineiras, P., Abati, J., Arenas, R., 2016, Reconstructing subduction polarity through the geochemistry of mafic rocks in a Cambrian magmatic arc along the Gondwana margin (Ordenes Complex, NW Iberian Massif), International Journal of Earth Science, 105, 713-725.

Andonaegui, P., Arenas, R., Albert, R., Martínez, S.S., Fernández, R.D., Gerdes, A., 2016, The last stages of the Avalonian–Cadomian arc in NW Iberian Massif: isotopic and igneous record for a long‐lived peri‐Gondwanan magmatic arc. Tectonophysics, 681, 6‐14. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2016.02.032

Archibald, D., Collins, A.S., Foden, J.D., Payne, J.L., Holden, P., Razakamanana, T., De Waele, B., Thomas, R.J., Pitfield, P.E. 2016. Genesis of the Tonian Imorona-Itsindro Magmatic Suite in central Madagascar: Insights from U-Pb, oxygen and hafnium isotopes in zircon. Precambrian Research, 281, 312-337.

Arenas, R., Fernández, R.D., Pascual, F.J.R., Martínez, S.S., Parra, L.M.M., Matas, J., del Tánago, J.G., Jiménez‐Díaz, A., Fuenlabrada, J.M., Andonaegui, P., Garcia‐Casco, A., 2016, The Galicia–Ossa‐Morena Zone: Proposal for a new zone of the Iberian Massif. Variscan implications. Tectonophysics, 681, 135‐143. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2016.02.030

Arenas, R., Sanchez-Martinez, S., Fernandez, R.D., Gerdes, A., Abati, J., Fernandez-Suarez, J., Andonaegui, P., Gonzalas Cuadra, P., Lopez Carmona, A., Albert, R., Fuenlabrada, J.M., Pascual, F.J.R., 2016, Allochthonous terranes involved in the Variscan suture of NW Iberia: A review of their origin and tectothermal evolution, Earth-Science Reviews, 161., 140-178.

Bauer, W., Siemes, H., Spaeth, G., Jacobs, J., 2016, Transpression and tectonic exhumation in the Heimefrontfjella, western orogenic front of the East African/Antarctic Orogen, revealed by quartz textures of high strain domains. Polar Research, 35, 25420. http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/polar.v35.25420

Candan, O., Koralay, O.E., Topuz, G., Oberhansli, R., Fritz., H., Collins, A.S., Chen, F., 2016, Late Neoproterozoic gabbro emplacement followed by early Cambrian eclogite-facies metamorphism in the Menderes Massif (W. Turkey): Implications on the final assembly of Gondwana. Gondwana Research, 34, 158-173.

Cawood, P.A., Strachan, R., Pisarevsky, S.A., Gladkochub, D.P., Murphy, J.B., 2016, Linking collisional and accretionary orogens during Rodinia assembly and breakup: Implications for models of supercontinent cycles. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 449, 118-126. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2016.05.049

Clavijo, E.G., da Silva, Í.F.D, Gutiérrez‐Alonso, G., Montes, A.D., 2016, U/Pb age of a large dacitic block locked in an Early Carboniferous synorogenic mélange in the Parautochthon of NW Iberia: New insights on the structure/sedimentation Variscan interplay. Tectonophysics, 681, 159-169. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2016.01.001

Collins, W.J., Huang, H.-Q., Jiang, X., 2016, Water-fluxed crustal melting produces Cordilleran batholiths, Geology, 44, 143-146.

Del Greco, K., Johnston, S.T., Shaw, J., 2016, Tectonic setting of the North Gondwana margin during the Early Ordovician: A comparison of the Ollo de Sapo and Famatina magmatic events. Tectonophysics, 681, 73‐84. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2016.02.034

Dias, R., Ribeiro, A., Romão, J., Coke, C., Moreira, N., 2016, A review of the arcuate structures in the Iberian Variscides; constraints and genetic models. Tectonophysics, 681, 170‐194. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2016.04.011

Dias da Silva, Í., Díez Fernández, R., Díez-Montes, A., González Clavijo, E., Foster, D.A., 2016, Magmatic evolution in the N-Gondwana margin related to the opening of the Rheic Ocean—evidence from the Upper Parautochthon of the Galicia-Trás-os-Montes Zone and from the Central Iberian Zone (NW Iberian Massif), International Journal of Earth Sciences 105, 1127-1151. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00531-015-1232-9

Díaz‐Alvarado, J., Fernández, C., Chichorro, M., Castro, A., Pereira, M.F., 2016, Tracing the Cambro‐Ordovician ferrosilicic to calc‐alkaline magmatic association in Iberia by in situ U–Pb SHRIMP zircon geochronology (Gredos massif, Spanish Central System batholith). Tectonophysics, 681, 95‐110. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2016.02.031

Díez Fernández, R., Arenas, R., Pereira, M.F., Sánchez Martínez, S., Albert, R., Martín Parra, L.M., Rubio Pascual, F.J., Matas, J., 2016, Tectonic evolution of Variscan Iberia: Gondwana – Laurussia collision revisited. Earth-Science Reviews, 162, 269-292. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.earscirev.2016.08.002

Dupuis, N.E., Murphy, J.B., Braid, J.A., Shail, R.K., Nance, R.D., and Scrivener, R.C. 2016, Mantle evolution in the Variscides of SW England: geochemical and isotopic constraints from mafic rocks, Tectonophysics, 681, 353-363. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2016.02.044

Fernandez, R.D. and Arenas, R., 2016, Reply to Comment on “The Late Devonian Variscan suture of the Iberian Massif: A correlation of high-pressure belts in NW and SW Iberia”, Tectonophysics, 670, 155-160.

Fernández‐Lozano, J., Pastor‐Galán, D., Gutiérrez‐Alonso, G., Franco, P., 2016, New kinematic constraints on the Cantabrian orocline: A paleomagnetic study from the Peñalba and Truchas synclines, NW Spain. Tectonophysics, 681, 195‐208. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2016.02.019

Fitzsimons, I.C.W., 2016, Pan-African granulites of Madagascar and southern India: Gondwana assembly and parallels with modern Tibet. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 111, 73-88. http://dx.doi.org/10.2465/jmps.151117

Fuenlabrada, J.M., Pieren, A.P., Fernández, R.D., Martínez, S.S., Arenas, R., 2016, Geochemistry of the Ediacaran–Early Cambrian transition in Central Iberia: Tectonic setting and isotopic sources. Tectonophysics, 681, 15‐30. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2015.11.013

Furlanetto, F., Thorkelson, D.J., Rainbird, R.H., Davis, Gibson, H.D., Marshall, D.D., 2016, The Paleoproterozoic Wernecke Supergroup of Yukon, Canada: relationships to orogeny in northwestern Laurentia and basins in North America, East Australia, and China. Gondwana Research, 39, 14-40. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gr.2016.06.007

Gärtner, A., Villeneuve, M., Linnemann, U., Gerdes, A., Youbi, N., Hofmann, M., 2016, Similar crustal evolution in the western units of the Adrar Souttouf Massif (Moroccan Sahara) and the Avalonian terranes: Insights from Hf isotope data. Tectonophysics, 681, 305‐317. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2015.11.030

Gonzalez-Guzman, R., Weber, B., Manjarrez-Juarez, R., Cisneros de Leon, A., Hecht, L., Herguera-Garcia, J.C., 2016, Provenance, age constraints and metamorphism of Ediacaran metasedimentary rocks from the El Triunfo Complex (SE Chiapas, Mexico): evidence for Rodinia breakup and Iapetus active margin. International Geology Review, 48, 2065-2091.

Hajná, J., Žák, J., Dörr, W., 2016, Time scales and mechanisms of growth of active margins of Gondwana: A model based on detrital zircon ages from the Neoproterozoic to Cambrian Blovice accretionary complex, Bohemian Massif, Gondwana Research, 42, 63-83. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gr.2016.10.004

Henderson, B.J., Collins, W.J., Murphy, J.B., Gutierrez‐Alonso, G., Hand, M., 2016, Gondwanan basement terranes of the Variscan–Appalachian orogen: Baltican, Saharan and West African hafnium isotopic fingerprints in Avalonia, Iberia and the Armorican Terranes. Tectonophysics, 681, 278‐304. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2015.11.020

Henriques, S.B.A., Neiva, A.M.R., Dunning, G.R., 2016. Petrogenesis of a late-Variscan rhyodacite at the Ossa Morena-Central Iberian zones boundary, Iberian Massif, Central Portugal: Evidence for the involvement of lithospheric mantle and meta-igneous lower crust. Chemie der Erde-Geochemistry 76, 429-439. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemer.2016.06.003

Johansson, Å., Waight, T., Andersen, T. & Simonsen, S.L., 2016, Geochemistry and petrogenesis of Mesoproterozoic A-type granitoids from the Danish island of Bornholm, southern Fennoscandia, Lithos, 244, 94-108. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.lithos.2015.11.031

Kaczmarek, M.A., Reddy, S.M., Nutman, A.P., Friend, C.R.L., Bennett, V.C., 2016, Earth’s oldest mantle fabrics indicate Eoarchaean subduction. Nature Communications, 7, 1-7.

Kirkland, C.L., Spaggiari, C., Johnson, T., Smithies, H., Danisik, M., Evans N., Wingate, M., Clark, C., Spencer C., Mikucki, E., McDonald, B., 2016, Grain size matters: Implications for mobilization of radiogenic-Pb in titanite: an example from the Albany-Fraser Orogen, Precambrian Research, 278, 283-302.  doi:10.1016/j.precamres.2016.03.002

Lloyd, J., Collins, A.S., Payne, J.L., Glorie, S., Holford, S., and Reid, A.J. 2016. Tracking the Cretaceous Transcontinental Ceduna River through Australia: The Hafnium Isotope Record of Detrital Zircons from Offshore Southern Australia. Geoscience Frontiers, 7, 237-244.

Ma, L., Wang, Q., Li, Z.X., Wyman, D.A., Yang, J.H., Wu, F.Y., Jiang, Z.Q., Gou, G.N., Guo, H.F., 2016, Subduction of Indian continent beneath southern Tibet in the latest Eocene (~ 35 Ma): Insights from the Quguosha gabbros in southern Lhasa block, Gondwana Research. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gr.2016.02.005

Matthews, K.J., Müller, R.D., Sandwell, D.T., 2016, Oceanic microplate formation records the onset of India-Eurasia collision. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 433, 204-214.

Müller, R.D., Flament, N., Matthews, K.J., Williams, S.E., Gurnis, M., 2016, Formation of Australian continental margin highlands driven by plate-mantle interaction. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 441, 60-70.

Murphy, J.B., Braid, J.A., Quesada, C., Dahn, D., Gladney, E., Dupuis, N.E., 2016. An eastern Mediterranean analogue for the Late Palaeozoic evolution of the Pangaean suture zone. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 424, SP424.9.

Murphy, J.B., Nance, R.D., Johnston, S.T., 2016, Tectonic evolution of the Iberian margin of Gondwana and of correlative regions: A celebration of the career of Cecilio Quesada. Tectonophysics, 681, 1-5. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2016.04.029

Murphy, J.B., Quesada, C., Gutiérrez‐Alonso, G., Johnston, S.T., Weil, A., 2016, Reconciling competing models for the tectono‐stratigraphic zonation of the Variscan orogen in Western Europe. Tectonophysics, 681, 209‐219. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2016.01.006

Neace, E.R., Nance, R.D., Murphy, J.B., Lancaster, P.J., Shail, R.K., 2016, Zircon LA‐ICPMS geochronology of the Cornubian Batholith, SW England. Tectonophysics, 681, 332‐352. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2016.04.002

Novo-Fernandez, I., Garcia-Casco, A., Arenas, R., Diez Fernandez, R., 2016, The metahyaloclastitic matrix of a unique metavolcanic block reveals subduction in the Somozas Melange (Cabo Ortegal Complex, NW Iberia): tectonic implications for the assembly of Pangea, Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 34, 1-23.

Partin, C.A., and Sylvester, P.J., 2016, Variations in zircon Hf isotopes support earliest Proterozoic Wilson cycle tectonics on the Canadian Shield: Precambrian Research, 280, 279–289, doi: 10.1016/j.precamres.2016.05.008

Pascual, F.J.R., López‐Carmona, A., Arenas, R., 2016, Thickening vs. extension in the Variscan belt: P–T modelling in the Central Iberian autochthon. Tectonophysics, 681, 144‐158. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2016.02.033

Pastor-Galán, D., Dekkers, M.J., Gutiérrez-Alonso, G., Brouwer, D., Groenewegen, T., Krijgsman, W., Fernández-Lozano, J., Yenes, M., Á lvarez-Lobato, F., 2016, Paleomagnetism of the Central Iberian curve’s putative hinge: too many oroclines in the Iberian Variscides. Gondwana Research, 39, 96-113. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gr.2016.06.016

Pereira, M.F., Castro, A., Dias da Silva, Í., Fernández, C., 2016, Granitic rocks of the European Variscan Belt: The case study of the Evora Massif (Alentejo, Portugal), in: García Navarro, E., Cantano Martín, M., Morales González, J.A. (Eds.), Geoguias 10. Sociedad Geológica de España, 89-108.

Pisarevsky, S.A., Rosenbaum, G., Shaanan, U., Hoy, D., Speranza, F., Mochales, T., 2016, Paleomagnetic and geochronological study of Carboniferous forearc basin rocks in the Southern New England Orogen (Eastern Australia). Tectonophysics, 681, 263‐277. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2016.01.029

Sagawe, A., Gärtner, A., Linnemann, U., Hofmann, M., Gerdes, A., 2016, Exotic crustal components at the northern margin of the Bohemian Massif—Implications from UThPb and Hf isotopes of zircon from the Saxonian Granulite Massif. Tectonophysics, 681, 234‐249. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2016.04.013

Sánchez‐García, T., Quesada, C., Bellido, F., Dunning, G.R., Pin, Ch., Moreno‐Eiris, E., Perejón, A., 2016, Age and characteristics of the Loma del Aire unit (SW Iberia): Implications for the regional correlation of the Ossa‐Morena Zone. Tectonophysics, 681, 58‐72. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2016.02.043

Sánchez‐Lorda, M.E., Ábalos, B., García de Madinabeitia, S., Eguíluz, L., Gil Ibarguchi, J.I., Paquette, J.‐L., 2016, Radiometric discrimination of pre‐Variscan amphibolites in the Ediacaran Serie Negra (Ossa‐Morena Zone, SW Iberia). Tectonophysics, 681, 31‐45. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2015.09.020

Spencer, C.J., Kirkland, C.L., in press, Visualizing the sedimentary response through the orogenic cycle: a multi-dimensional scaling approach. Lithosphere. doi: 10.1130/L479.1

Spencer, C.J., Harris, R.A., Major, J.R., 2016, Provenance of Permian-Triassic Gondwana sequence unit accreted to the Banda Arc: constraints from zircon U-Pb and Hf isotopes, Gondwana Research, 38, 28-39. doi:10.1016/j.gr.2015.10.012

Stephan, T., Kroner, U., Hahn, T., Hallas, P., Heuse, T., 2016, Fold/cleavage relationships as indicator for late Variscan sinistral transpression at the Rheno‐Hercynian–Saxo‐Thuringian boundary zone, Central European Variscides. Tectonophysics, 681, 250‐ 262. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2016.03.005

Thomas, R.J., Spencer, C.J., Bushi, A.M., Baglow, N., Boniface, N., de Kock, G., Horstwood, M.S.A., Hollick, L., Jacobs, J., Kajara, S., Kamihanda, G., Key, R.M., Maganga, Z., Mbawala., F., McCourt, W., Momburi, P., Moses, F., Mruma, A., Myambilwa, Y., Roberts, N.M.W., Saidi, H., Nyanda, P., Nyoka, K., Millar, I., 2016, Geochronology of the central Tanzania Craton and its southern and eastern orogenic margins, Precambrian Research, 277, 47-67.  doi:10.1016/j.precamres.2016.02.008

Thorkelson, D.J., Laughton, J.R., 2016. Paleoproterozoic closure of an Australia–Laurentia seaway revealed by megaclasts of an obducted volcanic arc in Yukon, Canada. Gondwana Research 33, 115-133. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gr.2015.01.004

Vijaya Kumar, T., Bhaskar Rao, Y.J., Plavsa, D., Collins, A.S., Tomson, J.K., Vijaya Gopal, B., Babu, E.V.S.S.K. in press. Zircon U-Pb ages and Hf isotopic systematics of charnockite gneisses from the Ediacaran-Cambrian high-grade metamorphic terrains, southern India: constraints on crust formation, recycling and Gondwana correlations. Geological Society of America, Bulletin.

Wang, Q., Hawkesworth, C.J., Wyman, D., Chung, S.L., Wu, F.Y., Li, X.H., Li, Z.X., Gou, G.N., Zhang, X.Z., Tang, G.J., Dan, W., Ma, L., Dong, Y.H., 2016, Pliocene–Quaternary crustal melting in central and northern Tibet with new insights into crustal flow, Nature Communications, 7, 11888. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncomms11888

Wang, R., Collins, W.J., Weinberg, R.F., Li, J.X., Li, Q.Y., He, W.Y., 2016, Xenoliths in ultrapotassic volcanic rocks in the Lhasa block: direct evidence for crust-mantle mixing and metamorphism in the deep crust, Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 171, 62.

 Zhu, K.Y., Li, Z.X., Xu, X.S., Wilde, S.A., Chen, H.L., 2016, Early Mesozoic ferroan (A-type) and magnesian granitoids in eastern South China: Tracing the influence of flat-slab subduction at the western Pacific margin, Lithos, 240, 371–381.

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Angerer, T., Hagemann, S.G., Walde, D., Halverson, G.P., Boyce, A.J., 2016, Multiple metal sources in the glaciomarine facies of the Neoproterozoic Jacadigo iron formation in the Santa Cruz Deposit, Corumba, Brazil. Precambrian Research, 275, 369-393.

Ernst, R.E., 2016, Trap magmatism and ore formation in the Siberean Noril’sk region. Economic Geology, 111, 271-272.

Mendes, M., Lobato, L.M., Kunzmann, M., Halverson, G.P., Rosiere C.A., 2016, Iron isotope and REE+ Y composition of the Caue banded iron formation and related iron ores of the Quadrilatero Ferrifero, Brazil. Mineralium Deposita, 1-22.

Pehrsson, S.J., Eglington, B.M. Evans, D.A.D., Huston, D., Reddy, S.M., 2016, Metallogeny and its link to orogenic style during the Nuna supercontinent cycle. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 424, 83-94.

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Supercontinent & palaeogeographic reconstructions (29)

Alvarez, O., Gimenez M., Folguera A., Spagnotto S., Braitenberg C., in press. The fate of the Copiapo ridge beneath South America, and its connection with the Pampean-Chilean flat subduction zone, tracked from GOCE satellite and EGM08 model. Journal of Geodynamics.

Becker, T. W., Schaeffer, A. J., Lebedev, S., Conrad, C. P., 2015. Toward a generalized plate motion reference frame. Geophys. Res. Lett. 42, 3188-3196.

Bogdanova, S., Gorbatschev, R., Skridlaite, G., Soesoo, A., Taran, L., Kurlovich, D., 2015. Trans-Baltic Palaeoproterozoic correlations towards the reconstruction of supercontinent Columbia/Nuna. Precambrian Res. 259, 5-33.

Chen, W., Zhang,S., Ding, J., Zhang, J., Zhao, X., Zhu, L.,Yang, W., Yang, T., Li, H., Wu, H., in press. Combined Paleomagnetic and geochronological study on Cretaceous strata of the Qiangtang terrane, central Tibet. Gondwana Research, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gr.2015.07.004

Didenko, A.N., Vodovozov, V.Yu., Peskov, A.Yu., Guryanov, V.A., Kosynkin, A.V., 2015. Paleomagnetism of the Ulkan Massif (SE Siberian Platform) and the Apparent Polar Wander Path for Siberia in the Paleoproterozoic. Precambrian Res. 259, 58-77.

Ding, J., Zhang, S., Chen, W., Zhang, J., Yang, T., Jiang, G., Zhang, K., Li, H., Wu, H., 2015, Paleomagnetism of the Oligocene Kangtuo Formation Red Beds (Central Tibet): Inclination Shallowing and Tectonic Implications. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences 104, 55-68.

Fu, X., Zhang, S., Li, H., Ding, J., Li, H., Yang, T., Wu, H., Yuan, H., Lv, J., 2015. New paleomagnetic results from the Huaibei Group and Neoproterozoic mafic sills in the North China Craton and their paleogeographic implications. Precambrian Res. 269, 90-106, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.1016/j.precamres.2015.08.013.

Halls, H.C., Lovette, A., Hamilton, M., Söderlund, U., 2015. A paleomagnetic and U-Pb geochronology study of the western end of the Grenville dyke swarm: Rapid changes in paleomagnetic field direction at ca. 585 Ma related to polarity reversals? Precambrian Res. 257, 137-166.

Jeleńska M., M.Kądziałko-Hofmokl, V. Bakhmutov, I. Poliachenko, P. Ziółkowski, 2015. Paleomagnetic and rock magnetic study of Lower Devonian sediments from Podolia, SW Ukraine: remagnetization problems. Geophys. J. Int. 200 (1), 557-573.

Kampmann, T.C., Gumsley, A.P., de Kock, M., Söderlund, U., 2015. U–Pb geochronology and paleomagnetism of the Westerberg Sill Suite, Kaapvaal Craton–Support for a coherent Kaapvaal–Pilbara Block (Vaalbara) into the Paleoproterozoic? Precambrian Res. 269, 58-72.

Klein, R., S., Salminen, J., Mertanen, S., 2015. Baltica during the Ediacaran and Cambrian: A paleomagnetic study on Hailuoto sediments in Finland. Precambrian Research 267, 94–105.

Kochhar, N., 2015. The Malani supercontinent. In: Shrivastava, K.L., Shrivastava, P.K. (eds.), Frontiers of Earth Science, Scientific Publisher (India), 120-135.

Lubnina, N.V., Stepanova, A.V., Pasenko, A.M., Nilsson, M., Söderlund, U., Ernst, R.E., in press. New paleomagnetic and isotopic data for the 1.98 Ga dyke swarm in the Lake Onega region: links with the regional Pechenga-Onega event. GFF.

Lubnina, N.V., Zakharov, V.S., Novikova, M.A., Vorontsova, V.P., 2015. Paleoproterozoic Remagnetization in the White Sea Mobile Belt, Karelia: Petro-Paleomagnetic Evidence and Supercomputer Modeling. Moscow University Geology Bulletin 70 (2), 84-96.

Lubnina, N.V., Pasenko, A.M., Novikiva, M.A., Bubnov, A.Yu., 2015. The East-European Craton during Late Paleoproterozoic: the new paleomagnetic pole 1,79-1,75 Ga. Moscow University Geology Bulletin 70 (6), 495-503.

Lubnina, N.V., Slabunov, A.I., Stepanova, A.V., Bubnov, A.Yu, Kosevich, N.I., Novikova, M.A., Tarasov N.A., in press. The trend of remegnetization of the rocks of the Belomorian Mobile belt in Paleoproterozoic: paleomagnetic and geological evidence. Moscow University Geology Bulletin 71 (2).

Metelkin, D.V., Vernikovsky, V.A., Matushkin, N.Yu., 2015. Arctida between Rodinia and Pangea. Precambrian Res. 259, 114-129.

Metelkin, D.V., Vernikovsky, V.A., Tolmacheva, T.Yu., Matushkin, N.Yu., Zhdanova, A.I., Pisarevsky, S.A., in press. First paleomagnetic data for the New Siberian Islands: Implications for Arctic paleogeography. Gondwana Res., http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gr.2015.08.008.

Murphy, J.B., Hildebrand, R., Halverson, G. 2015. Stirring the Pot: A celebration of the career of Paul F. Hoffman. Geoscience Canada Reprint Series 11, 222p.

Pisarevsky, S.A., De Waele, B., Jones, S., Söderlund, U., Ernst, R.E., 2015. Paleomagnetism and U–Pb age of the 2.4 Ga Erayinia mafic dykes in the south-western Yilgarn, Western Australia: Paleogeographic andgeodynamic implications. Precambrian Research 259, 222-231.

Rapalini, A.E., Sánchez Bettucci, L., Badgen, E., Vásquez, C.A., 2015. Paleomagnetic study on mid-Paleoproterozoic rocks from the Rio de la Plata Craton: Implications for Atlantica . Gondwana Res. 27, 1534-1549.

Rapalini, A.E., Tohver, E., Sánchez Bettucci, L., Lossada, A.C., Barcelona, H., Pérez, C., 2015. The Late Neoproterozoic Sierra de las Ánimas Magmatic Complex and Playa Hermosa Formation, southern Uruguay, revisited: paleogeographic implications of new paleomagnetic and precise geochronologic data. Precambrian Res. 259, 143-155.

Ren, Q., Zhang, S., Huaichun, W., Liang, Z., Miao, X., Zhao, H., Li, H., Yang, T., Pei, J., Davis, G.A., in press. Further paleomagnetic results from the ~155 Ma Tiaojishan Formation, Yanshan Belt, North China, and their implications for the tectonic evolution of the Mongol-Okhotsk suture. Gondwana Res. doi: 10.1016/j.gr.2015.05.002

Shcherbakova, V.V., Zhidkov, G.V., Shcherbakov, V.P., Latyshev, A.V., Fetisova, A.M., 2015. Verifying the Mesozoic Dipole Low hypothesis by the Siberian Trap data. Izvestiya, Physics of the Solid Earth 51(3), 362-382.

Smirnov, A.V., Evans, D.A.D., 2015. Geomagnetic paleointensity at ~2.41 Ga as recorded by the Widgiemooltha Dike Swarm, Western Australia. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 416, 35-45.

Swanson-Hysell, N.L., Kilian, T.K., Hanson, R.H., 2015.  A new grand mean paleomagnetic pole for the Umkondo Large Igneous Province with implications for paleogeography and the geomagnetic field. Geophysical Journal International, doi:10.1093/gji/ggv402.

Wabo, H., de Kock, M.O., Klausen, M.B., Söderlund, U., Beukes, N.J., in press. Paleomagnetism and chronology of B-1 marginal sills of the Bushveld Complex from the eastern Kaapvaal craton, South Africa. GFF.

Wabo, H., Olsson, J.R., de Kock, M.O., Humbert, F., Söderlund, U., Klausen, M.B., in press. New U-Pb age and paleomagnetic constraints from the Uitkomst Complex, South Africa: clues to the timing of intrusion. GFF.

Zhang, S., Li, H., Evans, D.A.D., Dong, J., Wu, H., Yang, T., Liu, P., Xiao, Q., 2015. New Paleomagnetic results from the Ediacaran Doushantuo Formation in South China and their paleogeographic implications. Precambrian Res. 259, 130-142.

Plume record during supercontinent cycles (31)

Alebouyeh Semami, F., de Kock., M.O., Söderlund, U., Gumsley, A., da Silva, R., Beukes, N., Armstrong, A., in press. New U-Pb geochronology and paleomagnetic constraints on the late Paleoproterozoic Hartley magmatic event: evidence for a Large Igneous Province in the Kaapvaal Craton during Kalahari assembly, South Africa. GFF.

Andonaegui, P., Sánchez-Martínez, S., Castiñeiras, P.,Abati, J., Arenas, R., 2015. Reconstructing subduction polarity through the geochemistry of mafic rocks in a Cambrian magmatic arc along the Gondwana margin (Órdenes Complex, NW Iberian Massif). Int. J. Earth Sci. (Geol. Rundsch.), DOI 10.1007/s00531-015-1195-x.

Bartels, A., Nilsson, M.K.M., Klausen, M.B., Söderlund, U., in press. Meso-Proterozoic dykes in the Timmiarmiit area, Southeast Greenland: Evidence for a continuous Gardar dyke swarm across Greenland´s North Atlantic Craton. GFF.

Black B., Weiss B.P., Elkins-Tanton L., Veselovskiy R., Latyshev A., 2015. Siberian Traps volcaniclastic rocks and the role of magma-water interactions. Geological Society of America Bulletin, doi: 10.1130/B31108.1.

Cederberg, J., Soderlund, U., Oliveira, E.P., Ernst, R.E., Pisarevsky, S.A., in press. U-Pb baddeleyite dating of the Proterozoic Pará de Minas dyke swarm in the São Francisco craton (Brazil) – implications for tectonic correlation with Siberia, Congo and the North China cratons. GFF.

Ciborowski, T.J.R., Kerr, A.C., Ernst, R.E., McDonald, I., Minifie, M.J., Harlan, S.S., Millar, I.L., 2015. The Early Proterozoic Matachewan Large Igneous Province: Geochemistry, Petrogenesis, and Implications for Earth Evolution. Journal of Petrology, doi: 10.1093/petrology/egv038

Dupuis, N.E., Braid, J.A., Murphy, J.B., Shail, R.K., Archibald, D.A., Nance, 2015. “40Ar/39Ar phlogopite geochronology of lamprophyre dykes in Cornwall, UK: new age constraints on Early Permian post-collisional magmatism in the Rhenohercynian Zone, SW England.” Journal of the Geological Society 172, 566-575.

Gumsley, A., Olsson, J., Söderlund, U., de Kock, M., Hofmann, A., Klausen, M., 2015. Precise U-Pb baddeleyite age dating of the Usushwana Complex, southern Africa – Implications for the Mesoarchaean magmatic and sedimentological evolution of the Pongola Supergroup, Kaapvaal Craton. Precambrian Res. 267, 174-185.

Gumsley, A., Rådman, J., Söderlund., U., Klausen, M., in press. U-Pb baddeleyite geochronology and geochemistry of the White Mfolozi Dyke Swarm: Unravelling the complexities of 2.70-2.66 Ga dyke swarms across the eastern Kaapvaal Craton, South Africa. GFF.

Jessell, M., Santoul, J., Baratoux, L., Youbi, N., Ernst, R.E., Metelka, V., Miller, J., Perrouty, S., 2015. An updated map of West African mafic dykes. Journal of African Earth Sciences. 10.1016/j.jafrearsci.2015.01.007.

Johansson, A., Andersen, T., Simonsen, S.L., 2015. Hafnium isotope characteristics of late Palaeoproterozoic magmatic rocks from Blekinge, southeast Sweden: possible correlation of small-scale Hf and Nd isotope variations in zircon and whole rocks. GFF 137, 74–82.

Klaver, M., de Roever, E.W.F., Thijssen, A.C.D., Bleeker, W., Söderlund, U., Chaberlain, K., Ernst, R., Berndt, J., Zeh, A., in press. Mafic magmatism in the Bakhuis Granulite Belt (western Suriname): relationship with charnockite magmatism and UHT metamorphism. GFF.

Li, H-B., Lu, Z-C. Z. L-S., Ernst, R.E., Santosh, M., Zhang, D-Y., Cheng, Z-G., in press. Giant radiating mafic dyke swarm of the Emeishan Large Igneous Province: Identifying the mantle plume centre. Terra Nova.

Lu, Y.J., McCuaig, Li, Z.X., Jourdan, F., Hart, C.J.R., Hou, Z.Q., Tang, S.H., 2015. Paleogene post-collisional lamprophyres in western Yunnan, western Yangtze Craton: Mantle source and tectonic implications. Lithos 233, 139–161. doi:10.1016/j.lithos.2015.02.003.

Olsson, J.R., Klausen, M.B., Hamilton, M., März, N., Söderlund, U., Roberts, J., in press. Baddeleyite U-Pb ages and geochemistry of the 1875–1835 Ma Black Hills Dyke Swarm across north-eastern South Africa: Part of a trans-Kalahari Craton back-arc setting? GFF.

O’Connor, J. M., Hoernle, K., Müller, R. D., Morgan, J. P., Butterworth, N. P., Hauff, F., Stoffers, P., 2015. Deformation-related volcanism in the Pacific Ocean linked to the Hawaiian-Emperor bend. Nature Geoscience 8(5), 393-397.

Pavlov V., Fluteau F., Veselovskiy R., Fetisova A., Latyshev A., Elkins-Tanton L.T., Sobolev A.V., N.A. Krivolutskaya, 2015. Volcanic pulses in the Siberian Traps as inferred from Permo-Triassic geomagnetic secular variations. Chapter 5 in “Volcanism And Global Environmental Change”, A. Schmidt, K.E. Fristad and L. Elkins-Tanton ed., Cambridge University Press, pp. 63-78.

Puchkov, V., Ernst, R.E., Hamilton, M.A., Söderlund, U., Sergeeva, N., in press. A Devonian >2000-km–long dolerite swarm belt and associated basalts in the Urals-Novozemelian foldbelt: part of an East European (Baltica) LIP and East-European – Siberian craton superplume. GFF.

Rogers, C., Mackinder, A., Ernst, R.E., Cousens, B., in press. Mafic magmatism in the Belt-Purcell Basin and Wyoming Province of Western Laurentia. In:  MacLean, J., Sears, J. (eds.), Belt Basin: Window to Proterozoic Earth: Geological Society of America Special Paper 522.

Shumlyanskyy, L., Ernst, R.E., Söderlund, U., Billström, K., Oleksandr, M., Tsymbal, S., in press. New U-Pb ages for mafic dykes in the North-Western region of the Ukrainian shield: coeval tholeiitic and jotunitic magmatism. GFF.

Shumlyanskyy, L., Nosova, A., Billström, K., Söderlund, U., Andréasson, P.-G., Kuzmenkova O., in press. The U-Pb zircon and baddeleyite ages of the Neoproterozoic Volyn Large Igneous Province: implication for the age of the magmatism and the nature of a crustal contaminant. GFF.

Shumlyanskyy, L., Mitrokhin, O., Billström, K., Ernst, R., Vishnevska, E., Tsymbal, S., Cuney, M., Soesoo, A., in press. The ca. 1.8 Ga mantle plume related magmatism of the central part of the Ukrainian shield. GFF.

Shumlyanskyy, L., Ernst, R., Billström, K.A., 2015. U-Pb baddeleyite age of the Davydky gabbro-syenite massif of the Korosten plutonic complex: Geochemistry and ore formation 35, 37-42.

Spagnuolo, M., Orts, D. L., Gimenez, M., Folguera, A., Ramos, V. A., 2015. Payenia Quaternary flood basalts (Southern Mendoza, Argentina): Geophysical constraints on their volume. Geoscience Frontiers, GSF-D-15-00019R2.

Stepanova, A.V., Salnikova, E.B., Samsonov, A.V., Egorova, S.V., Larionova, Y.O., Stepanov, V.S., 2015. The 2.31 Ga mafic dykes in the Karelian Craton, eastern Fennoscandian shield: U-Pb age, source characteristics and implications for continental break-up process. Precambrian Res. 2659, 43-57.

Teixeira, W., Ernst, R.E., Hamilton, M.A., Lima, G., Ruiz, A.S., Geraldes, M.C., in press. Widespread ca. 1.4 Ga intraplate magmatism and tectonics in a growing Amazonia. GFF, doi :10.1080/11035897.2015.1042033

Tjórarinsson, S.B., Söderlund, U., Dössing, A., Holm, P.M., Ernst, R.E., Tegner, C., 2015. Rift magmatism on the Eurasia basin margin: U-Pb baddeleyite ages of alkaline dyke swarms in North Greenland. Journal of Geological Society, doi: 10.1144/jsg2015-049.

Wohlgemuth-Ueberwasser, C.C., Söderlund, U., Pease, V., Nilsson, M.K.M., 2015. Qaudropole LA-ICP-MS U/Pb geochronology of baddeleyite single crystals. Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry. DOI: 10.1039/C4JA00400K.

Xu, X., Song, S., Li, S., Li, Z.X., Niu, Y., Allen, M.B., 2015. The 600–580 Ma continental rift basalts in North Qilian Shan, northwest China: Links between the Qilian-Qaidam block and SE Australia, and the reconstruction of East Gondwana. Precambrian Res. 257, 47-74.

Zhu, W.-G., Zhong, H., Li, Z.-X., Bai, Z.-J., and Yang, Y.-J., in-press. SIMS zircon U–Pb ages, geochemistry and Nd–Hf isotopes of ca. 1.0 Ga mafic dykes and volcanic rocks in the Huili area, SW China: Origin and Tectonic Significance. Precambrian Res., doi:10.1016/j.precamres.2015.12.011.

Zou, S-Y., Li, Z-L., Song, B., Ernst, R.E., Li, Y-Q., Ren, Z-Y., Yang, S-F., Chen, H-L., Xu, Y-G., Song, X-Y., 2015. Zircon U-Pb dating, geochemistry and Sr-Nd-Pb-Hf isotopes of the Wajilitag alkali mafic dikes, and associated diorite and syenitic rocks: Implications for magmatic evolution of the Tarim Large Igneous Province. Lithos 212-215, 428—442.

Basin record during supercontinent cycles (31)

 Adams, C.J., Mortimer, N., Campbell, H.J., Griffin, W.L., 2015. Detrital zircon ages in Buller and Takaka terranes, New Zealand: constraints on early Zealandia history. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00288306.2015.1025798.

Albert, R., Arenas, R., Gerdes, A., Sánchez Martínez, S., Fernández-Suárez, J., Fuenlabrada, J.M., 2015. Provenance of the Variscan Upper Allochthon (Cabo Ortegal Complex, NW Iberian Massif). Gondwana Res. 28, 1434–1448.

Artemenko, G.V., Shumlyanskyy, L.V., Bekker, A.Yu., Samborskaya, I.A., Gogolev, K.I., Martynyuk, A.V., 2015. The age of clastic zircons from metasedimentary rocks of the East-Annivka Zone. Mineralogical Journal (Ukraine) 37(1), 86-94.

Camacho, A., Armstrong, R., Davis, D.W., Bekker, A., 2015. Early history of the Amadeus Basin: implications for the existence and geometry of the Centralian Superbasin. Precambrian Res. 259, 232-242.

Corsetti, F. A., Ritterbush, K. A., Bottjer, D. J., Greene, S. E., Ibarra, Y., Yager, J. A., West, A. J., Berelson, W. M., Rosas, S., Becker, T. W., Levine, N. M., Loyd, S. J., Martindale, R. C., Petryshyn, V. A., Carroll, N. R., Petsios, E., Piazza, O., Pietsch, C., Stellmann, J. L,. Thompson, J. R., Washington, K. A., Wilmeth, D. T., 2015. Investigating the paleoecological consequences of supercontinent breakup: Sponges clean up in the Early Jurassic. Sediment.Rec. 13, 4-10.

Dias Da Silva, Í., Linnemann, U.; Hofmann, M.; González-Clavijo, E.; Díez-Montes, A., Martínez Catalán, J.R. 2015. Detrital zircón and tectonostratigraphy of the Parautochthon under the Morais Complex (NE Portugal): Implications for the Variscan accretionary history of the Iberian massif. Journal of the Geological Society 172, 45-61.

Dutkiewicz, A., Müller, R. D., O’Callaghan, S., Jónasson, H., 2015. Census of seafloor sediments in the world’s ocean. Geology, G36883-1. doi: 10.1130/G36883.1.

Estrada, S., Läufer, A., Eckelmann, K., Hofmann, M., Gärtner, A., Linnemann, U. 2015. Continuous Neoproterozoic to Ordovician sedimentation at the East Gondwana margin – implications from detrital zircons of the Ross Orogen in northern Victoria Land, Antarctica. Gondwana Research, doi:10.1016/j.gr.2015.10.006

Foster, D.A., Goscombe, B.D., Newstead, B., Mapani, B., Mueller, P.A., Gregory, L.C., Muvangua, E., 2015. U–Pb age and Lu–Hf isotopic data of detrital zircons from the Neoproterozoic Damara Sequence: Implications for Congo and Kalahari before Gondwana. Gondwana Res. 28,179–190.

Gianni, G. Navarrete, C., Orts, D., Tobal, J., Folguera, A., Gimenez, M., in press. Patagonian broken foreland and related synorogenic rifting: The origin of the Chubut Group Basin. Tectonophysiscs.

Hofmann, M., Linnemann, U., Hoffmann, K-H., Germs, G., Gerdes, A., Marko, L., Eckelmann, K., Gartner, A., Krause, R., 2015. The four Neoproterozoic glaciations of southern Namibia and their detrital zircon record: The fingerprints of four crustal growth events during two supercontinent cycles. Precambrian Res. 259, 176-188.

Karaoui, B., Breitkreutz, C., Mahmoudi, A., Youbi, N., Hofmann, M., Gärtner, A., Linnemann, U. 2015. U–Pb zircon ages from volcanic and sedimentary rocks of the Ediacaran Bas Draâ inlier (Anti-Atlas Morocco): Chronostratigraphic and provenance implications. Precambrian Research 263, 43–58, doi:10.1016/j.precamres.2015.03.003.

Khudoley, A., Chamberlain, K., Ershova, V., Sears, J., Prokopiev, A., MacLean, J., Kazakova, G., Malyshev, S., Molchanov, A., Kullerud, K., Toro, J., Miller., E., Veselovskiy, R., Li, A., Chipley, D., 2015. Proterozoic supercontinental restorations: constraints from provenance studies of Mesoproterozoic to Cambrian clastic rocks, eastern Siberian Craton. Precambrian Res. 259, 78-94.

Krapež, B., Müller, S.G., Bekker, A., 2015. Stratigraphy of the Late Palaeoproterozoic (~2.03 Ga) Wooly Dolomite, Ashburton Province, Western Australia: a carbonate platform developed in a failed rift basin. Precambrian Research 271, 1-19.

Ksienzyk, A.K., Jacobs, J., 2015. Western Australia-Kalahari (WAlahari) connection in Rodinia: Not supported by U/Pb detrital zircon data from the Maud Belt (East Antarctica) and the Northampton Complex (Western Australia). Precambrian Res. 259, 207-221.

Martínez Catalán, J.R., González Clavijo, E., Meireles, C., Díez Fernández, R., Bevis, J. in press. Relationships between syn-orogenic sedimentation and nappe emplacement in the hinterland of the Variscan belt in NW Iberia deduced from detrital zircons. Geological Magazine, doi: 10.1017 / S001675681500028X

Mitchell, R.N., Raub, T.D., Silva, S.C., Kirschvink, J.L., 2015. Was the Cambrian explosion both an effect and an artifact of true polar wander? American Journal of Science. 315, 945-957, doi: 10.2475/10.2015.02

Nury, D., Villeneuve, M., Arlhac, P., Gärtner, A., Linnemann, U., Châteauneuf, J.J., Riveline, J., in press. Données nouvelles sur l’Oligocène des bassins de Marseille-Aubagne. Boletín Geológico y Minero.

Partin, C.A., Bekker, A., Planavsky, N.J., Lyons, T.W., 2015. Euxinic conditions recorded in the ca. 1.93 Ga Bravo Lake Formation, Nunavut (Canada): Implications for oceanic redox evolution. Chemical Geology 417, 148-162.

Pereira, M.F., Gama, C., Chichorro, M., Silva, J.B., Hofmann, M., Gärtner, A., Linnemann, U., 2015. Evidence for multi-cycle sedimentation and provenance constraints from detrital zircon U-Pb ages: Triassic strata of the Lusitanian basin (western Iberia). Tectonophysics, doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2015.10.011

Planavsky, N.J., Tarhan, L.G., Bellefroid, E.J., Evans, D.A.D., Reinhard, C.T., Love, G.D., Lyons, T.W., 2015. Late Proterozoic transitions in climate, oxygen, and tectonics, and the rise of complex life. In: Polly, P.D., Head, J.J., Fox, D.L. (eds.), Earth-Life Transitions: Paleobiology in the Context of Earth System Evolution. The Paleontological Society Papers 21, 47-82.

Stüeken, E.E., Buick, R., Bekker, A., Catling, D., Foriel, J., Guy, B.M., Kah, L.C., Machel, H.G., Montañez, I.P., Poulton, S.W., 2015. The evolution of the global selenium cycle: Secular trends in Se isotopes and abundances. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 162, 109-125.

Thomas, W., Astini, R., Mueller, P., and McClelland, W., 2015, Detrital-zircon geochronology and provenance of the Ocloyic synorogenic clastic wedge, and Ordovician accretion of the Argentine Precordillera terrane. Geosphere, 11, 1749-1769. http://dx.doi.org/10.1130/GES01212.1

Thomson, D., Rainbird, R.H., Planavsky, N.J., Lyons, T.W., Bekker, A., 2015. Chemostratigraphy of the Shaler Supergroup, Victoria Island, NW Canada: a record of ocean composition prior to the Cryogenian glaciations. Precambrian Research 263, 232-245.

Turner, E.C., Bekker, A., in press. Thick sulfate evaporite accumulations marking a mid-Neoproterozoic oxygenation event (Ten Stone Formation, NWT, Canada), GSA Bulletin.

Villeneuve, M., Nury, D., Arlhac, P., Gärtner, A., Linnemann, U., in press. Mise en évidence d’événements tectoniques compressifs intra-Oligocène dans les bassins de Marseille-Aubagne. Boletín Geológico y Minero.

von Raumer, J.F., Stampfli, G.M., Arenas, R., Martínez, S.S., 2015. Ediacaran to Cambrian oceanic rocks of the Gondwana margin and their tectonic interpretation. Int. J. Earth Sci. (Geol. Rundsch.) 104, 1107–1121, DOI 10.1007/s00531-015-1142-x.

Yao, W.H., Li, Z.X., Li, W.X., 2015. Was there a Cambrian ocean in South China? – Insight from detrital provenance analyses. Geol. Mag. 152(1), 184-191. doi:10.1017/S0016756814000338).

Yao, W.H., Li, Z.X., Li, W.X., Su, L., Yang, J.H., 2015. Detrital provenance evolution of the Ediacaran–Silurian Nanhua foreland basin, South China. Gondwana Research 28, 1449–1465, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gr.2014.10.018.

Wen, B., Evans, D.A.D., Li, Y.-X., Wang, Z., Liu, C., 2015. Newly discovered Neoproterozoic diamictite and cap carbonate (DCC) couplet in Tarim Craton, NW China: Stratigraphy, geochemistry, and paleoenvironment. Precambrian Research 271, 278-294.

Yang, C, Li, X.H., Wang, X.C., Lan, Z., 2015. Mid-Neoproterozoic angular unconformity in the Yangtze Block revisited: Insights from detrital zircon U–Pb age and Hf–O isotopes. Precambrian Res. 266, 165–178.

Supercontinent cycles & geodynamics (17)

Arecco, M. A., F. Ruiz, G. Pizarro, M. Gimenez, P. Martinez and V. A. Ramos., in press. Gravimetric determination of the continental–oceanic boundary of the Argentine continental margin (from 36°S to 50°S). GJI Marine Geosciences and Applied Geophysics.

Artemieva, I.M., Shulgin, A., 2015. Is the Proterozoic Ladoga Rift (SE Baltic Shield) a rift? Precambrian Res. 259, 34-42.

Artemieva, I.M., Thybo, H., Shulgin, A., in press. Geophysical constraints on geodynamical processes at convergent margins: a global perspective. Gondwana Research, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gr.2015.06.010.

Cherepanova, Y., Artemieva, I.M., 2015. Density heterogeneity of cratonic lithospheric mantle: A case study of the Siberian craton. Gondwana Research 28, 1344-1360.

Condie, K., Pisarevsky, S.A., Korenaga, J., Gardoll, S., 2015. Is the rate of supercontinent assembly changing with time? Precambrian Res. 259, 278-289.

Flament, N., Gurnis, M., Müller, R. D., Bower, D. J., Husson, L., 2015. Influence of subduction history on South American topography. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 430, 9-18.

Hassan, R., Flament, N., Gurnis, M., Bower, D.J., Müller, D., 2015. Provenance of plumes in global convection models. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst. 16, 1465–1489, doi:10.1002/2015GC005751.

Heron, P. J., Lowman, J. P., Stein, C., 2015. Influences on the positioning of mantle plumes following supercontinent formation, J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth 120, doi:10.1002/2014JB011727. Weblink: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2014JB011727/full

Jagoutz, O., Royden, L., Holt, A. F., Becker, T. W., 2015. Anomalously fast convergence between India and Eurasia caused by double subduction. Nature Geosc. 8, 475-478.

Lobkovsky, L., Kotelkin, V., 2015. The history of supercontinents and oceans from the standpoint of thermochemical mantle convection. Precambrian Res. 259, 262-277.

Pehrsson, S.J., Buchan, K.L., Eglington, B.M., Berman, R.M., Rainbird, R.H., 2014. Did plate tectonics shutdown in the Paleoproterozoic? A view from the Siderian geologic record. Gondwana Research 26, 803-815.

Pisarevsky, S.A., Bogdanova, S.V., Lubnina, N.V., Murphy, J.B., 2015. Supercontinental cycles and geodynamics. Precambrian Research 259, 1-4.

Seton, M., Flament, N., Whittaker, J., Müller, R. D., Gurnis, M., Bower, D. J., 2015. Ridge subduction sparked reorganization of the Pacific plate‐mantle system 60–50 million years ago. Geophysical Research Letters 42(6), 1732-1740.

Starostenko, V.I., Janik, T., Yegorova, T., Farfuliak, L., Czuba, W., Sroda, P., Thybo, H., Artemieva, I.M., 2015. Seismic model of the crust and upper mantle in the Scythian platform: the DOBRE-5 profile across the Northwestern Black sea and the Crimean peninsula. Geophys. J. Int. 201, 406-428.

Williams, S., Flament, N., Müller, R. D., Butterworth, N., 2015. Absolute plate motions since 130 Ma constrained by subduction zone kinematics. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 418, 66-77.

Youssof, M., Thybo, H., Levander, A., Artemieva, I.M., 2015.  Upper mantle structure beneath southern African cratons from seismic finite-frequency P- and S- body wave tomography. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 420, 174-186.

Zhong, S.J., X. Liu, X., 2016. The long-wavelength mantle structure and dynamics and their implications for large-scale tectonics and volcanism in the Phanerozoic. Gondwana Res. 29, 83-104, 10.1016/j.gr.2015.07.007.

Orogenesis during supercontinent cycles (17)

Albert, R., Arenas, R., Gerdes, A., Sánchez Martínez, S., L. Marko, 2015. Provenance of the HP–HT subducted margin in the Variscan belt (Cabo Ortegal Complex, NW Iberian Massif). J. Metamorphic Geol., 2015 doi:10.1111/jmg.12155.

Alcock, J.E., Catalán, J.R.M., Pascual, F.J.R., Montes, A.D., Fernández, R.D., Barreiro, J.G., Arenas, R., da Silva, I.D., Clavijo, E.G., 2015. 2-D thermal modeling of HT–LP metamorphism in: NW and Central Iberia: Implications for Variscan magmatism, rheology of the lithosphere and orogenic evolution. Tectonophysics 657, 21–37.

Bickford, M, Van Schmus, R., Karlstrom, K., Mueller, P., Kamenov, G., 2015, Mesoproterozoic trans-Laurentian magmatism: a synthesis of continent-wide age distributions, new SIMS U-Pb ages, zircon saturation temperatures, and Hf and Nd isotopic compositions. Precambrian Research, 265, 286-312. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.precamres.2014.11.024

Blades, M.L., Collins, A.S., Foden, J.D., Payne, J.L., Xu, X., Aleumu, T., Woldetinsae, G., Clark, C., and Taylor, R. 2015. Age and Hafnium Isotopic Evolution of the Didesa and Kemashi Domains, Western Ethiopia. Precambrian Research, 270, 267-284.

Elburg, M., Jacobs, J., Andersen, T., Clark, C., Laufer, A., Ruppel, A., Krohne, N., Damaske, D., 2015. Early Neoproterozoic metagabbro-tonalite-trondhjemite of SørRondane (East Antarctica): Implications for supercontinent assembly. Precambrian Res. 259, 189-206.

Fernández, R.D., Arenas, R., 2015. The Late Devonian Variscan suture of the Iberian Massif: A correlation of high-pressure belts in NW and SW Iberia. Tectonophysics 654, 96–100.

Folguera, A., L. Sagripanti, G. Gianni, E. Rojas Vera, I. Novara, B. Colavitto, O. Alvarez, M. Gimenez, A. Introcaso, D. Orts, V. Ramos, in press. A review about the mechanisms associated with active deformation, regional uplift and subsidence in southern South America. Special Issue Journal of South American Earth Sciences.

Gutiérrez-Alonso, G., Collins, A., Fernández-Suárez, J., Pastor Galán, D., González-Clavijo, E., Jourdan, F., Weil, A., 2015. Dating of lithospheric buckling: 40Ar/39Ar ages of syn-orocline strike-slip shear zones in northwestern Iberia. Tectonophysics, 645, 44-54.

Henderson, B.J., Collins, W.J., Murphy, J.B., Gutierrez-Alonso, G., in press. Gondwanan basement terranes of the Variscan-Appalachian orogen: Baltican, Saharan and West African hafnium isotopic fingerprints in Avalonia, Iberia and the Armorican Terranes. Tectonophysics.

Henriques, S.B.A., Neiva, A.M.R., Ribeiro, M.L., Dunning, G.R., Tajčmanová, L., 2015. Evolution of a Neoproterozoic suture in the Iberian Massif, Central Portugal: new U-Pb ages of igneous and metamorphic events at the contact between the Ossa Morena Zone and Central Iberian Zone. Lithos 220−223, 43−59.

Hibbard, J. Pollock, J., Murphy, J.B., van Staal, C., Greenough, J., 2015. Reeltime geological syntheses.   Geoscience Canada Reprint Series 10, 490p.

Jacobs, J., Elburg, M., Läufer, A., Kleinhanns, I.C., Henjes-Kunst, F., Estrada, S., Ruppel, A.S., Damaske, D., Montero, P., Bea, F., 2015. Two distinct Late Mesoproterozoic/Early Neoproterozoic basement provinces in central/eastern Dronning Maud Land, East Antarctica:The missing link, 15–21˚E. Percambrian Res. 265, 249-272.

Nance, R.D., Neace, E.R., Braid, J.A., Murphy, J.B., Dupuis, N., Shail ,R.K., 2015. Does the Meguma Terrane extend into SW England? Geoscience Canada 42, 61-76.

Pastor-Galán, D., Ursem, B., Meere, P.A., Langereis, C., 2015. Extending the Cantabrian Orocline to two continents (from Gondwana to Laurussia). Paleomagnetism from South Ireland. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 432, 223-231.

Thorkelson, D.J., Laughton, J.R., in press. Paleoproterozoic closure of an Australia-Laurentia seaway revealed by megaclasts of an obducted volcanic arc in Yukon, Canada. Gondwana Research, doi:10.1016/j.gr.2015.01.004.

Veselovskiy, V.A., Thomson, S.N., Arzamastsev, A.A., Zakharov, V.S., 2015. Apatite fission track thermochronology of Khibina Massif (Kola Peninsula, Russia): Implications for post-Devonian Tectonics of the NE Fennoscandia. Tectonophysics 665, 157-163.

Villeneuve, M., Gärtner, A., Youbi, N., El Archi, A., Vernhet, E., Rjimati, E.C., Zemmouri, A., Linnemann, U., Bellon, H., Gerdes, A., Guillou, O., Corsini, M., Paquette, J.-L. 2015. The Southern and Central parts of the “Souttoufide” belt, in Northwest Africa. Journal of African Earth Sciences 112, 451–470, doi:10.1016/j.jafrearsci. 2015.04.016.

Mineral & energy resources during supercontinent cycles (7)

Bekker, A., Grokhovskaya, T.L., Hiebert, R., Sharkov, E.V., Bui, T.H., Stadnek, K.R., Chashchin, V.V.,Wing, B.A., in press. Multiple sulfur isotope and mineralogical constraints on the genesis of Ni-Cu-PGE magmatic sulfide mineralization of the Monchegorsk Igneous Complex, Kola Peninsula, Russia, Mineralium Deposita.

Bjärnborg, K., Schersten, A., Söderlund, U., Maier, W.D., 2015. Geochronology and geochemical evidence for a magmatic arc setting for the Ni-Cu mineralised 1.79 Ga Kleva gabbro-diorite intrusive complex, southeast Sweden. GFF, 1-9.

Frolov, S.V., Akhmanov, G.G., Bakay, E.A., Lubnina, N.V., Korobova, N.I., Karnyushina, E.E., Kozlova, E.V., 2015. Meso-Neoproterozoic petroleum systems of the Eastern Siberian sedimentary basins. Precambrian Res. 259, 95-113.

González-Clavijo, E.J., González de Carballo, J.M., Barrios, S., González-Clavijo, E., in press. Las Hoyas de la dehesa de Cañal (Salamanca, España) una labor minera antigua de oro secundario. Boletín Geológico y Minero, doi: 10.1007/s00531-015-1232-9.

Huston, D.L., Eglington, B.M., Leach, D.L., Pehrsson, S.J., 2015. The metallogeny of zinc through time: links to secular changes in the atmosphere, hydrosphere, and the supercontinent cycle. Current Perspectives on Zinc Deposits, Edited by Sandy Archibald, Stephen Piercey, pp. 1-16; Irish Association for Economic Geology.

Konnunaho, J., Hanski, E., Wing, B., Bekker, A., Lukkari, S., Halkoaho, T., 2016, The Hietaharju PGE-enriched komatiite-hosted sulfide deposit in the Archean Suomussalmi greenstone belt, eastern Finland, Ore Geology Reviews 72, 641-658.

Merdith, A. S., Landgrebe, T. C., Müller, R. D., 2015. Prospectivity of Western Australian iron ore from geophysical data using a reject option classifier. Ore Geology Reviews. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.oregeorev.2015.03.014