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Fayalite-Forsterite Series from Northwest Africa Meteorites

Algeria
 
  • Adrar Province
Wlotzka, F. (1991). Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 71. Meteoritics 26(3): 255-262. (June 1991).; Hutchison, R., Reed, S.J.B., Ash, R.D. & Pillinger, C.T. (1991) Adrar 003: A new extraordinary unequilibrated ordinary chondrite. Meteoritics 26 (4): p. 349. (Dec 1991).; Grady, M.M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi-Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pages.
  • Bouira Province
Mason, B. (1963) Olivine in ordinary chondrites. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 27(9): 1011-1023. (Sept 1963).; 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. (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).
  • 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).; Olsen, E. (1981) Vugs in ordinary chondrites: Meteoritics 16: 45-59. (Mar 1981).
  • 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).; 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).
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).; Grady, M.M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi-Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pages.
    • 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)
Mason, B. (1963) Olivine in ordinary chondrites. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 27(9): 1011-1023. (Sept 1963).; 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
Mason, B. (1967) Olivine Composition in Chondrites—a supplement: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 31(6):1100-1103. (June 1967).; Graham, A. L., Bevan, A. W. R. & Hutchison, B. (1985) Catalogue of Meteorites (4/e). University of Arizona Press: Tucson.
Mauritania
 
  • 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.; 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.
  • Tagant Region
Meteoritical Bulletin Database
  • Tiris Zemmour Region
Meteoritical Bulletin Database
    • Bir Moghrein
Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Morocco
 
  • 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).
    • Béni Mellal Province
Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 104, in preparation (2015)
  • 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); Mikouchi, T., Sugiyama, K., Satake, W. & Amelin, Y. (2011) Mineralogy and Crystallography of Calcium Silico-Phosphate in Northwest Africa 4590 Angrite: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XLII. LPI Contribution No. 1608, pdf#2026. (Mar 2011)
    • Ouarzazate Province
Michael K. Weisberg & 7 others (2009). The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 95. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 44(3): 429-462. (March 2009).
    • Zagora Province
      • Tagounite
Weisberg et al., (2008) Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 94: Meteoritics and Planetary Science 43 (9): 1551-1588. (Sept 2008) ; Riches et al., (2012). Mineralogical and trace-element constraints on the petrogenesis of Angrites. Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XLII, pdf#2229
  • 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
Russell, S.S. et al. (2005) Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 89, 2005 September: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 40: A201-A2005. (Sept 2005).; 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.
Grossman, J. N. & Zipfel, J. (2001). The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 85, 2001 September. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 36 (9,Suppl.): A293-A322. (Sept 2001).; Bell, D. R., Buseck, P. R., Channon, M. D., Hervig, R., Rieck, K. D. & Singletary, S. J. (2008) SIMS Analysis of the Isotopic Composition of Lithium in Meteorites: Lunar and Planetary Science XXXIX, LPI Contribution #1391: pdf#2276. (March 2008).
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; Balta, J. B., Sanborn, M. E., Udry, A., Wadhwa, M. & McSween Jr., H. Y. (2015) Petrology and trace element geochemistry of Tissint, the newest shergottite fall: MAPS 50 (1): 63-85. (Jan 2015); Ma, C., Tschauner, O., Liu, Y., Beckett, J. R., Rossman, G. R., Zuravlev, K., ... & Taylor, L. A. (2014, March). Discovery of Ahrensite gamma-Fe2SiO4 and Tissintite (Ca, Na, □) AlSi2O6: Two New High Pressure Minerals from the Tissint Martian Meteorite. In Lunar and Planetary Science Conference (Vol. 45, p. 1222).
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
 
http:www.lpi.usra.edu/meteor/metbull.php?code=61807
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
Meteoritical Bulletin 86: July, 2002; Barrat, J. A., Jambon, A., Bohn, M., Gillet, P., Sautter, V., Göpel, C., ... & Keller, F. (2002). Petrology and chemistry of the picritic shergottite North West Africa 1068 (NWA 1068). Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 66(19), 3505-3518.; Goodrich, C. A. (2002). Olivine‐phyric martian basalts: A new type of shergottite. Meteoritics & Planetary Science, 37(S12), B31-B34.
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.
Russell, S. S. & 6 others (2003) The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 87, 2003 July: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 38 (7, Suppl.): A189–A248. ; Jambon, A., Barrat, J. A., Boudouma, O., Fonteilles, M., Badia, D., Göpel, C. & Bohn, M. (2005) Mineralogy and petrology of the angrite Northwest Africa 1296. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 40 (3) :361–375. (March 2005).
Mikouchi, T., McKay G., Koizumi E., Monkawa, A. & Miyamoto, M. (2003) Northwest Africa 1670: A new quenched angrite. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 38(7,Suppl.): A115.; 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). ; Fintor, K., Walter, H. & Nagy, Sz. (2013) Petrographic and Micro-Raman Analysis of Chondrules and (Ca, Al)-Rich Inclusions of NWA 2086 CV3 Type Carbonaceous Chondrite: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XLIV. LPI Contribution No. 1719, p.1152. (March 2013); Fintor, K., Park, C., Nagy, S., Pál-Molnár, E. & Krot, A. N (2014) Hydrothermal origin of hexagonal CaAl2Si2O8 (dmisteinbergite) in a type A CAI from the Northwest Africa 2086 CV3 Chondrite: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 49 (5): 812-823 (May 2014)
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.
T. Bunch and J. Wittke, NAU
Mikouchi, T., Monkawa, A., Koizumi, E., Chokai, J. & Miyamoto, M. (2005) MIL03346 Nakhlite and NWA2737 "Diderot" Chassignite: Two New Martian Cumulate Rocks from Hot and Cold Deserts (abstract): Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXVI, abs#1944. (March 2005).; Connolly Jr, H.C. & 11 others (2006). The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 90, 2006 September. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 41 (9): 1383-1418. (Sept 2006).; 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).
The Meteoritical Bulletin, n.94 - http://www.meteoriticalsociety.org/simple_template.cfm?code=pub_bulletin
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.
Shohei Kaneko, Eiji Ohtani, Masaaki Miyahara, Takeshi Sakai, Masahiro Kayama, Hirotsugu Nishido, Yasuo Oishi, Naohisa Hirao (2011) Dynamic event recorded in a lunar meteorite NWA 4734. Japan Geooscience Union Meeting Makuhari, Chiba Japan.
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
Ruzicka, A., Grossman, J. N. & Garvie, L. (2014) Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 100: Meteoritical & Planetary science 49: E1-E101. (Aug 2014) [Online supplement]
Weisberg, M. K. et al. (2009) Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 96, September 2009: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 44 (9): 1355-1397. (Sept 2009).
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.
http://www.lpi.usra.edu/meteor/metbull.php = Meteoritical Bulletin Database; Greshake, A. (2014) A strongly hydrated microclast in the Rumuruti chondrite NWA 6828: Implications for the distribution of hydrous material in the solar system. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 49 (5): 824-841. (May 2014)
http://www.lpi.usra.edu/meteor/metbull.php
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
Connolly Jr, H.C. & 11 others (2006). The Meteoritical Bulletin, No. 90, 2006 September. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 41(9):1383-1418. (Sept 2006).; 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).; 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).
http:www.lpi.usra.edu/meteor/metbull.php?code=61276; 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).
http://www.cometshopnew.com/meso.html
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
 
  • Dchira
Meteoritical Society Abstracts (2001)
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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