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New progress in the study of Paleozoic strata in the Xainza area, Tibet

Zhang, Yichun, Cheng, Liren and Zhang, Yujie 2004, New progress in the study of Paleozoic strata in the Xainza area, Tibet, Geological bulletin of China, vol. 23, no. 9-10, pp. 1018-1022.

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Title New progress in the study of Paleozoic strata in the Xainza area, Tibet
Author(s) Zhang, Yichun
Cheng, Liren
Zhang, Yujie
Journal name Geological bulletin of China
Volume number 23
Issue number 9-10
Start page 1018
End page 1022
Total pages 5
Publisher Kexue Chubanshe
Place of publication Beijing, China
Publication date 2004
ISSN 1000-3967
Keyword(s) Xainza area
Tibet
Paleozoic strata
graptolite fossil
coral fauna
Summary The authors discovered and measured a relatively complete Paleozoic section (exposed continuously from the Lower Ordovician to Upper Permian) and collected plentiful fossils of many groups during geological investigations of the 1∶250000 Xainza County Sheet in the period of 2000-2002. It was the first time in Tibet that the representative element Tetragraptus (Paratetragraptus) approximatus of the graptolite zone at the lowermost part of the Early Ordovician Arenigian Stage and the typical elements Waagenophyllum indicum var. crassiseptatum and Liangshanophyllum streploseptatum Graptolithina of the Late Permian Wujiapingian coral fauna. Based on these, the Lower Ordovician Zakang Formation and Upper Permian Mujiu Co Formation were established. It not only improved the Paleozoic stratigraphic sequence in the area but also provided new information for the study of the Paleozoic tectonic movement and evolution of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau.
Notes (in Chinese with English abstract)
Language chi
Field of Research 049999 Earth Sciences not elsewhere classified
Socio Economic Objective 970104 Expanding Knowledge in the Earth Sciences
HERDC Research category C3.1 Non-refereed articles in a professional journal
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30039473

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