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Troilite from Northwest Africa Meteorites

Algeria
 
  • Adrar Province
Grady, M.M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi-Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pages.
Buchwald, V. F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites, vol 2: 632-634. University of California Press.
Bischoff, A., Palme, H., Geiger, T. & Spettel, B. (1992) Mineralogy and Chemistry of the EL-Chondritic Melt Rock Ilafegh-009 (Abstract): LPSC XXIII: page 105. (March 1992); McCoy, T. J., Keil, K., Bogard, D., Casanova, I. & Lindstrom, M. M. (1992) ILAFEGH 009: A New Sample of the Diverse Suite of Enstatite Impact Melt Rocks (Abstract). LPSC XXIII: page 869. (March 1992)
  • Bouira Province
Ramdohr, P. (1973) The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.; Dodd, R.T. & Jarosewich, E. (1979) Incipient melting in and shock classification of L-Group chondrites: Earth and Planetary Science Letters 44(2): 335-340. (Aug 1979).; 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).
  • Sétif Province
Mason, B. & Wiik, H.B. (1966) The Composition of the Bath, Frankfort, Kakangari, Rose City, and Tadjera Meteorites. American Museum Novitates, No.2272, New York. 24 pp. (Dec 1966).; Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages. ; Olsen, E. (1981) Vugs in ordinary chondrites: Meteoritics 16: 45-59. (Mar 1981).
  • Tamanghasset Province
Barth, M.I.F. et al. (2018) Sulfide-oxide assemblages in Acfer 094—Clues to nebular metal-gas interactions. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 53, 2: 187-203. (Feb 2018).
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)
    • Tamanrasset
      • Aguemour
Grady, M.M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi-Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pages.
    • Tanezrouft
Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.; Oba, T., Nagase, K. & Hayashi, A. (1998) Mineralogy and petrology of chondrule in Ouallen (Tanezrouft) meteorite: Bulletin Joetsu Univ. Educ. 17(2): 891-899. (March1998).
  • Tindouf Province
https://www.lpi.usra.edu/meteor/metbull.php?code=66064
Mali
 
  • Kidal Region
Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
Mauritania
 
  • Adrar Region
    • Chinguetti
Lapaz, L. & Lapaz, J. (1954)The Adrar (=Chinguetti), Mauritania, French West Africa, Meteorite (CN=0127,202): Meteoritics 1(2):187-196.; Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
  • Assaba Region
Meteoritical Bulletin Database
  • Inchiri Region
Meteoritical Bulletin Database
  • Tagant Region
Meteoritical Bulletin Database
  • Tiris Zemmour Region
    • Bir Moghrein
Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Morocco
 
  • Béni Mellal-Khénifra
    • Béni Mellal Province
Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 104, in preparation (2015)
  • Dakhla-Oued Ed-Dahab
Harold C. Connally, Jr. & 7 others (2007). The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 92, 2007 September. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 42, 1647-1694.
  • Drâa-Tafilalet
    • Er Rachidia Province (Errachidia Province)
http://www.lpi.usra.edu/meteor/metbull.php?code=44983; Connolly, Jr., H. C. et al., (2007) Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 92, 2007 September: MAPS 42 (9), 1647-1694. (Sept 2007) ; Connolly Jr., H. C. et al. (2007) The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 92, 2007 September. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 4 (9): 1647-1694. (Sept 2007); Kuehner, S. M. & Irving, A. J. (2007) Primary Ferric Iron-Bearing Rhönite in Plutonic Igneous Angrite NWA 4590: Implications for Redox Conditions on the Angrite Parent Body. American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting 2007, abstract #P41A-0219. (Dec 2007)
    • Ouarzazate Province
Michael K. Weisberg & 7 others (2009). The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 95. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 44(3): 429-462. (March 2009).
  • Guelmim-Oued Noun
http://www.lpi.usra.edu/meteor/metbull.php = 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.
  • 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
Gattacceca, J., Rochette, P., & Bourot-Denise, M. (2003). Magnetic properties of a freshly fallen LL ordinary chondrite: the Bensour meteorite. Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 140(4), 343-358.
Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 106, in preparation (2017)
Niger
 
  • Agadez
https://www.lpi.usra.edu/meteor/metbull.php?sea=Tass%C3%A9det+004&sfor=names&ants=&nwas=&falls=&valids=&stype=contains&lrec=50&map=ge&browse=&country=All&srt=name&categ=All&mblist=All&rect=&phot=&strewn=&snew=0&pnt=Normal%20table&code=70035
Northwest Africa Meteorites
 
Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 104, in preparation (2015) [On Line: See Meteoritical Bulletin Database e-link below]; Rubin, A.E., Breen, J.P., Isa, J. & Tutorow, S. (2016) New Kind of Chondrite: A Clast with Carbonaceous, Ordinary, and Unique Characteristics in the Northwest Africa 10214 LL3 Breccia: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XLVII. LPI Contribution No. 1903, pdf.1048. (March 2016).; Rubin, A.E., Breen, J.P., Isa, J. & Tutorow, S. (2017) NWA 10214 - An LL3 chondrite breccia with an assortment of metamorphosed, shocked, and unique chondrite clasts: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 52(2): 372-390. (Feb 2017).
V. Moggi-Cecchi et al., 2005
Srinivasan, P., Dunlap, D. R., Agee, C. B., Wadhwa, M., Coleff, D., Ziegler, K., ... & McCubbin, F. M. (2018). Silica-rich volcanism in the early solar system dated at 4.565 Ga. Nature communications, 9(1), 3036.
He, Q., Xiao, L. & McSween, H. Y. (2010) Melt Inclusions in the Second Chassignite NWA 2737: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XLI, LPI Contribution No. 1533, p.1344. (March 2010).
Connolly Jr, H.C. & 11 others (2006). The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 90, 2006 September. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 41(9):1383-1418. (Sept 2006).; http:www.lpi.usra.edu/meteor/metbull.php?code=53610; Kuehner, S. M., Irving, A. J., Bunch, T. E., Wittke, J. H., Hupé, G. M. & Hupé, A. C. (2006) Coronas and symplectites in plutonic angrite NWA 2999: Lunar and Planetary Science XXXVII. 1344.pdf. (Mar 2006).; Baghdadi, B., Godard, G. & Jambon, A. (2012) Metamorphic Reactional Coronas in the Peridotitic Angrite NWA 3164, Interpretations and Implications: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, XLIII: LPI Contribution No. 1659, id.2188. (Mar 2012).
Suporn Boonsuea & John Spraya (2012) Shock-Induced Phase Transformations in Melt Pockets within Martian Meteorite NWA 4468. Spectroscopy Letters: An International Journal for Rapid Communication 45:127-134.
Wang, Y., & Hsu, W. (2016). Shock-Induced Metamorphism in the Lunar Meteorite Northwest Africa 4734. LPI Contributions, 1921.
Weisberg et al., (2008) Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 94: Meteoritics and Planetary Science 43 (9): 1551-1588. (Sept 2008) ; Anorthite, Diopside, Olivine; Merrillite, Pleonaste, Spinel, Troilite
http://www.lpi.usra.edu/meteor/metbull.php
Ruzicka, A., Grossman, J. N. & Garvie, L. (2014) Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 100: Meteoritical & Planetary science 49: E1-E101. (Aug 2014) [Online supplement]; Mikouchi, T. & Bizzarro, M. (2012) Mineralogy and Petrology of NWA 7203: A New Quenched Angrite Similar to NWA 1296 and NWA 1670. Meteoritics and Planetary Science Supplement, id.5120. (Sept 2012)
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.
http:www.lpi.usra.edu/meteor/metbull.php?code=60869; Agee, C. B., Miley, H. M., Ziegler, K. & Spilde, M. N. (2015) Northwest Africa 8535: Unique Dunitic Angrite. Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XLVI, LPI Contribution No. 1832, pdf.2681. (Mar 2015).
https://doczz.net/doc/6809765/april-2015---cascadia-meteorite-laboratory
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).
http://www.cometshopnew.com/meso.html
Western Sahara
 
  • al-Saqiyah al-Hamra'a (Saguia el Hamra)
Patzer, A., Hill, D. H., & Boynton, W. V. (2001). Itqiy: A metal‐rich enstatite meteorite with achondritic texture. Meteoritics & Planetary Science, 36(11), 1495-1505.
  • Dchira
Meteoritical Society Abstracts (2001)
 
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