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Lower Cretaceous (Wealdian) Blue-Green Algal Deposits of the Province of Valencia, Eastern Spain

  • C. L. Monty
  • J. R. Mas

Abstract

The study area is located in the Levantino sector of the Iberic Chain, along the western margin of the Province of Valencia, Eastern Spain (Fig. 1). This region shows a series of NW-SE trending belts made of Mesozoic rocks (Jurassic and Cretaceous) separated by Neogene basins and diaspiric outcrops of Triassic material. Figure 2 gives a schematic stratigraphical section of the Jurassic and lowermost Cretaceous deposits.

Keywords

Lower Cretaceous Wacke Stone Facies Association Lithostratigraphical Unit Algal Filament 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. L. Monty
    • 1
  • J. R. Mas
    • 2
  1. 1.Centre d’Analyses Paléoécologiques et Sédimentologiques, Laboratoire de Paléontologic AnimaleUniversité de LiègeLiègeBelgique
  2. 2.Depto. de Estratigraphia y Geol Historica. Fac. Ciencias GeologicasUniversidad ComplutenseMadrid - 3Spain

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