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Shrimp U-Pb zircon age evidence for Paleoproterozoic sedimentation and 2.05 Ga syntectonic plutonism in the Nyong Group, South Western Cameroon: consequences for the Eburnean-Transamazonian belt of NE Brazil and Central Africa

Lerouge, Cathérine; Cocherie, Alain; Toteu, Sadrack F; Penaye, Joseph; Milesi, Jean-Pierre; Tchameni, Robert; Nsifa, Emmanuel N.; Fanning, Christopher; Deloule, Etienne


The Nyong Group of the NW corner of the Congo craton is a metasedimentary and metaplutonic rock unit that underwent a high-grade tectono-metamorphic event at ∼2050 Ma associated with charnockite formation. However, the age of the sedimentation and assoc

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Date published: 2006
Type: Journal article
Source: Journal of African Earth Sciences
DOI: 10.1016/j.jafrearsci.2005.11.010


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