• Silvia Leonor LagorioEmail author
  • Haroldo Vizán
  • Silvana Evangelina Geuna
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The volcanic events here described represent the main exposed sites of Early Cretaceous volcanism in central and eastern Argentina; one of them, in Sierra Chica of Córdoba (SCC), is of alkaline type, whereas the other is located in Misiones Province (MS) and forms part of the Paraná Magmatic Province, of tholeiitic nature.


Early Cretaceous Primary Magma Volcanic Event Magmatic Province South American Plate 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Silvia Leonor Lagorio
    • 1
    Email author
  • Haroldo Vizán
    • 2
  • Silvana Evangelina Geuna
    • 2
  1. 1.Instituto de Geología y Recursos MineralesServicio Geológico Minero Argentino (IGRM-SEGEMAR), Parque Tecnológico MigueleteSan Martín, Buenos AiresArgentina
  2. 2.IGEBA (CONICET-UBA)Departamento de Ciencias Geológicas, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad de Buenos AiresCiudad Autónoma de Buenos AiresArgentina

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