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Orthopyroxene Subgroup from Northwest Africa Meteorites

  • Bouira Province
Dunn, T.L. (2008) Determination of Mineral Abundances in Ordinary Chondrites Using Powder X-ray Diffraction: Applications to Parent Body Processes and Asteroid Spectroscopy. Doctoral Dissertation: Univ. Tenn., Knoxville. 161 pages; Dunn, T.L., Cressy, G., McSween Jr, H.Y. & McCoy, T.J. (2010) Analysis of ordinary chondrites using powder X-ray diffraction: 1. Modal mineral abundances. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 45(1): 123-134. (Jan 2010).
  • Tamanghasset Province
    • Tamanrasset
      • Aguemour
Grady, M.M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi-Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pages.
    • Tanezrouft
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)
  • Kidal Region
Graham, A. L., Bevan, A. W. R. & Hutchison, B. (1985) Catalogue of Meteorites (4/e). University of Arizona Press: Tucson.
  • Adrar Region
    • Chinguetti
Lapaz, L. & Lapaz, J. (1954)The Adrar (=Chinguetti), Mauritania, French West Africa, Meteorite (CN=0127,202): Meteoritics 1(2):187-196.; Mittlefehldt, D. W., McCoy, T. J., Goodrich, C. A. & Kracher, A. (1998). Non-chondritic meteorites from asteroidal bodies. In: Planetary Materials (Papike, J. J. [Ed.]): Chapter 4, 195 pages. Mineralogical Society of America: Washington, DC, USA.
  • Tiris Zemmour Region
    • Bir Moghrein
Meteoritical Bulletin Database
  • Béni Mellal-Khénifra
    • Azilal Province
van Schmus, W.R. & Koffman, D.M. (1967) Equilibration Temperatures of Iron and Magnesium in Chondritic Meteorites: Science, New Series 155 (3765): 1009-1011. (Feb 1967).
  • Drâa-Tafilalet
    • Ouarzazate Province
Michael K. Weisberg & 7 others (2009). The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 95. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 44(3): 429-462. (March 2009).
  • Marrakesh-Safi
    • El Kelaâ des Sraghna Province
      • Benguerir
Chennaoui Aoudjehane, H., Jambon, A., Bourot Denise, M. & Rochette, P. (2006) The Benguerir meteorite: Report and description of a new Moroccan fall: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 41(8,Suppl): A231-S237. (Aug 2006).
  • Souss-Massa
    • Tata Province
Chennaoui, A. H., Jambon A. & Boudouma J. A. (2012). Tissint: The first Martian meteorite fall of the century in Morocco (abstract #5069). Meteoritics & Planetary Science 47. PUBLISHED ONLINE.
Northwest Africa Meteorites
Russell, S. S. & 6 others (2003). The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 87, July 2003. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 38(7,Suppl.): A189-A248. (July 2003).; Grady, M. M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi-Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pages.
Irving, A. J., & Kuehner, S. M. (2003, March). Petrology of NWA 1460: A Baddeleyite-bearing Shergottite Paired with NWA 480. In Lunar and Planetary Institute Science Conference Abstracts (Vol. 34, p. 1503).
The Meteoritical Bulletin, n.94 -
Weisberg, M. K. et al. (2009) Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 96, September 2009: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 44 (9): 1355-1397. (Sept 2009).
Szurgot, M., Karczemska, A., Kozanecki, M., Jakubowski, T. & Mitura, S. (2009) Identification of Minerals in DaG 610 and in NWA 869 Meteorites by Micro-Raman Spectroscopy: Lunar and Planetary Science XXXIX, pdf#3047. (April 2009).; Hyde, B. C., Tait, K. T., Rumble, D., Izawa, M. R. M., Thompson, M. S., Nicklin, I. & Gregory, D. A. (2015) Achondritic Impactor Clasts in Northwest Africa 869: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XLVI. LPI Contribution No. 1832, p.1983. (March 2015).; Hewins, R. H., Zanda, B., Pont, S., Humayun, M., Assayag, N. & Cartigny, P. (2015) NWA 8694, a Ferroan Chassignite: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XLVI, LPI Contribution #1832, pdf.224. (March 2015).
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.
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