Alkaline Rocks and Carbonatites of the World

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Boughessa

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Occurrence number: 
105-00-011
Country: 
Mali
Location: 
Longitude: 2.37, Latitude: 20.07

A large intrusion of granite on the northeastern side of the Iforas Province is depicted on the 1:500,000 geological map (Fabre, 1982; see also Ba et al., 1985, Fig. 2). On the map it is categorised as undifferentiated alkaline and peralkaline granite. Detailed information has not been located.

References: 
BA, H., BLACK, R., BENZIANE, B., DIOMBANA, D., HASCOET-FENDER, J., BONIN, B., FABRE, J. and LIÉGEOIS, J.P. 1985. La province des complexes annulaires alcalins sursaturés de l'Adrar des Iforas, Mali. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 3: 123-42.FABRE, J. 1982. Carte geologique de l'Adrar des Iforas. 1:500,000. Direction Nationale de la Geologie et des Mines, Republique du Mali, et Centre Geologique et Geophysique de Montpellier (CNRS), France.
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