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The geology of Mount Orliakas and the Pindos Ophiolite, Greece.

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Kevin Wong, Kathryn Draper, Linshu Feng, Philip Hawkins, Samuel Oakley, Xiao Xu Zheng
Kevin Wong, Kathryn Draper, Linshu Feng, Philip Hawkins, Samuel Oakley, Xiao Xu Zheng


The Greveniotiki Pindos Mountains of Greece showcases the tectonics
affecting the Central Mediterranean; however no detailed geological
maps have been produced of the region. In this study we present a
1:10000 geological map of Mount Orliakas and its surrounding areas,
including westernmost parts of the Pindos Ophiolite complex and the
Mesohellenic basin. We also provide new lithological, structural, and
palaeontological discussions of the region and give new evidence for
the provenance of the Kranea Formation.


geological map; Pindos Ophiolite; Mesohellenic Trough; Mount Orliakas; Pindos Mountains

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