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Pyroxene Group from Northwest Africa Meteorites

  • Adrar Province
Wlotzka, F. (1991). Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 71. Meteoritics 26(3): 255-262. (June 1991).; Grady, M.M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi-Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pages.
  • Tamanghasset Province
Wlotzka, F. (1991). Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 71. Meteoritics, vol. 26 (3), 255-262. (Sept 1991).; Newton, J., Bischoff, A., Arden, J. W., Franchi, I. A., Geiger, T., Greshake, A. & Pillinger, C. T. (1995). Acfer 094, a uniquely primitive carbonaceous chondrite from the Sahara. Meteoritics 30 (1), 47-56. (Jan 1995).; Weber, D. (1995). Refractory Inclusions From the Carbonaceous Chondrite Acfer 094 (Abstract). Meteoritics 30 (5), 595-596. (Sept 1995).; Anorthite, Augite, Corundum, Diopside, Forsterite, Grossite, Hibonite, Melilite, Olivine, Perovskite, Pigeonite, Plagioclase, Pyroxene, Spinel ; Wlotzka, F. (1991). Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 71. Meteoritics, vol. 26 (3), 255-262. (Sept 1991). ; Krot, A. N., Fagan, T. J., Keil, K., McKeegan, K. D., Sahijpal, S., Hutcheon, I. D., Petaev, M. I. & Yurimoto, H. (2004). Ca,Al-rich inclusions, amoeboid olivine aggregates, and Al-rich chondrules from the unique carbonaceous chondrite Acfer 094: I. mineralogy and petrology. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 68 (9), 2167-2184. (May 2004).
Wlotzka, F. [Ed.] (1993) Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 73: Meteoritics 27 (4): 477-483 (Sept 1992) ; Bland, P., Hutchison, R., Pillinger, C. T. & Bischoff, A. (1992) A Unique Type 4 Chondrite from the Sahara-Acfer 217: Meteoritics 27 (3): 204. (July1992); Geiger, T. & Bischoff, A. (1992) Mineralogy of Carbonaceous Chondrites and ACFER 217 from the Sahara (abstract): Meteoritics 27 (3): 223. (July 1992)
    • Tamanrasset
      • Aguemour
Wlotzka, F. (1992). The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 72. Meteoritics 27 (1): 109-117. (March 1992).; Bischoff, A., Sears, D.W.G., Benoit, P.H., Geiger, T., & Stoeffler, D. (1992) New Type 3 Ordinary Chondrites from the Sahara Desert: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference (Abstracts) 23: 107-108. (March 1992).
    • Tanezrouft
Weisberg, M. K. & Prinz, M. (1991) El Djouf 001: A new CR2 chondrite. Meteoritics 26 (4): 406-407. (Dec 1991).; Endress, M., Keil, K., Bischoff, A., Spettel, B., Clayton, R. N. & Mayeda, T. K. (1994) Origin of dark clasts in the ACFER 059/El Djouf 001 CR2 chondrite: Meteoritics 29 (1): 26-40. (Jan 1994).; Greshake, A., Krot, A. N. & Keil, K. (2004) Mineralogy and Chemistry of Fine-grained Matrices, Rims, and Dark Inclusions in the CR Carbonaceous Chondrites Acfer/El Djouf 001 and the Ungrouped Carbonaceous Chondrites Acfer 094 and Adelaide. Workshop on Chondrites and Protoplanetary Disk, pdf.9041. (Nov 2004)
  • Adrar Region
    • Chinguetti
Floran, R. J. (1978) Silicate petrography, classification, and origin of the mesosiderites - Review and new observations. In: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Proceedings XI. Vol. 1, 1053-1081 :New York, Pergamon Press, Inc.
  • Assaba Region
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  • Tagant Region
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  • Tiris Zemmour Region
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    • Bir Moghrein
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  • Béni Mellal-Khénifra
    • Béni Mellal Province
Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 104, in preparation (2015)
  • Drâa-Tafilalet
    • Zagora Province
      • Tagounite
Weisberg et al., (2008) Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 94: Meteoritics and Planetary Science 43 (9): 1551-1588. (Sept 2008)
  • Guelmim-Oued Noun = Meteoritical Bulletin Database
  • Laâyoune-Sakia El Hamra
    • Boujdour Province
Wittmann, A. et al. (2014): M & PS, 49, A437; Wittmann, A. et al. (2015): LPS XLVI, Abstract #1141.
  • Souss-Massa
    • Tata Province
Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 106, in preparation (2017)
Irving, A.J. et. al, 2012 The Tissint DepeltedPermafic Olivine-Phyric Shergottite: Petrologic, Elemental, and Isotopic Characterization of a Recent Martian Fall in Morocco. 43rd LPSC #2510
  • Agadez
Northwest Africa Meteorites
V. Moggi-Cecchi et al., 2005
Russell, S. S. & 6 others (2003) The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 87, 2003 July: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 38 (7, Suppl.): A189–A248.
Jambon A., Boudouma, O., Fonteilles, M., Le Guillou, C., Badia D. & Barrat, J. A. (2008) Petrology and mineralogy of the angrite Northwest Africa 1670. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 43:1783–1795. (Nov 2008).
Russell, S.S., Zolensky, M.E., Righter, K., Folco, L., Jones, R.H., Connolly, H.C. Jr., Grady, M.M. & Grossman, J.N. (2005). The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 89, 2005 September. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 40, #9 (Suppl.), pp. A201-A263. (Sept 2005).
Moggi-Cecchi, V., Pratesi, G., Salvadori, A., Franchi, I.A., and Greenwood, R.C. (2007) Textural and minerochemical features of NWA 1807 and 2180, two new CV3 chondrites from Northwest Africa. Lunar and Planetary Science XXXVIII pdf #2338.
Connolly Jr, H.C. & 11 others (2006). The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 90, 2006 September. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 41 (9): 1383-1418. (Sept 2006).
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Jambon, A., Barrat, J.-A., Bollinger, C., Sautter, V., Boudouma, O., Greenwood, R.C., Franchi, I.A. and Badia, D. (2010) Northwest Africa 5790. Top sequence of the nakhlite pile. 41st Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, PDF 1696. = Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Christine E. Jilly-Rehak, Gary R. Huss, Lydie Bonal, Eric Twelker (2016): Petrography and classification of NWA 7402: A new sulfide-rich unequilibrated ordinary chondrite. Chemie der Erde - Geochemistry 76, 111-116.
Metzler, K., Bischoff A., Greenwood, R.C., Palme, H., Gellissen, M., Hopp, J., Franchi, I.A. & Trieloff M. (2011) The L3–6 chondritic regolith breccia Northwest Africa (NWA) 869: (I) Petrology, chemistry, oxygen isotopes, and Ar-Ar age determinations. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 46, 652-680. (May 2011).
Irving, A.J., Kuehner, S.M., Rumble, D., III., Carlson, R.W., Hupé, A.C., and Hupé, G.M. (2002) Petrology and isotopic composition of orthopyroxene-bearing nakhlite NWA 998.; Peslier, A.H. (2012) Water in pyroxene and olivine from Martian meteorites. In The mantle of Mars: Insights from Theory, Geophysics, High-Pressure Studies, and Meteorites.
Western Sahara
Russell, S.S., Zolensky, M., Righter, K., Folco, L., Jones, R., Connolly, H.C. Jnr., Grossman, J.N. (2005) The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 89, 2005 September. Meteoritics & Planetary Science, 40(9) (Suppl.), A201-A263.
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