Journal : Acta Geologica Polonica
Article : Th-U-total Pb timing constraints on the emplacement of the granitoid pluton of Stolpen, Germany

Authors :
Trammer, J.
Institute of Geology, University of Warsaw, Al. Żwirki i Wigury 93; PL-02-089, Poland,,
Lajblová, K.
Institute of Geology and Palaeontology, Charles University, Albertov 6, 128 43 Praha 2, Czech Republic.,,
Kraft, P.
Institute of Geology and Palaeontology, Charles University, Albertov 6, 128 43 Praha 2, Czech Republic,,
Sari, B.
Dokuz Eylül Üniversitesi, Faculty of Engineering, Department of Geological Engineering, Tınaztepe Campus, 35160, Buca -İzmir, Turkey,,
Kandemır, R.
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University, Faculty of Engineering, Department of Geological Engineering, 53100 Rize, Turkey,
Özer, S.
Dokuz Eylül Üniversitesi, Faculty of Engineering, Department of Geological Engineering, Tınaztepe Campus, 35160, Buca -İzmir, Turkey.,
Walaszczyk, I.
Faculty of Geology, University of Warsaw, Al. Żwirki i Wigury 93, PL-02-089 Warszawa, Poland,
Görmüş, M.
Ankara University, Faculty of Engineering, Department of Geological Engineering, 06100 Tandoğan-Ankara, Turkey,
Demırcan, H.
General Directorate of Mineral Research and Exploration, Department of Geological Research, 06520 Balgat-Ankara, Turkey,
Yilmaz, C.
Karadeniz Technical University, Faculty of Engineering, Department of Geological Engineering, 61080 Trabzon, Turkey,
Jeans, C. V.
Department of Geography, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge, CB2 3EQ, UK,,
Long, D.
Willow View, 46 Litcham Road, Mileham, Norfolk, PE32 2PT, UK,
Hu, X.-F.
Editorial Office, Journal of Palaeogeography, China University of Petroleum (Beijing), 20 Xueyuan Road, P. O. Box 902, Beijing 100083, China,
Mortimore, R.
University of Brighton & Chalk Rock Ltd, 32 Prince Edwards Road, Lewes, Sussex, BN7 1BE, UK,
Lisowiec, K.
Institute of Geological Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw Research Centre, Twarda 51/55, 00-818 Warsaw, Poland,,
Budzyń, B.
Institute of Geological Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences, Kraków Research Centre, Senacka 1, 31-002 Kraków, Poland,,
Słaby, E.
Institute of Geological Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw Research Centre, Twarda 51/55, ` 00-818 Warsaw, Poland,,
Schulz, B.
Institute of Mineralogy, TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Brennhausgasse 14, D-09596 Freiberg, Germany,,
Renno, A. D.
Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf, Bautzner Landstraße 400, 01328 Dresden, Germany,,
Abstract : Monazite from the Stolpen monzogranite (SE Germany) was studied to constrain the Th-U-total Pb age of pluton formation. Monazite grains demonstrate subtle to distinct patchy zoning related to slight compositional variations. Textural and compositional characteristics indicate that the monazite formed in a single magmatic event in a slightly heterogeneous system, and was only weakly affected by secondary alteration, which did not disturb the Th-U-Pb system. Chemical dating of the monazite gave a consistent age of 299 ± 1.7 Ma. The current study presents the first geochronological data for the Stolpen granite. It provides evidence that Stolpen is the youngest Variscan granitic intrusion in the Lusatian Granodiorite Complex and indicates that magmatic activity related to post-collisional extension in this region lasted at least 5my longer than previously assumed.

Keywords : Łużyce, granodioryt, kompleks, granit, waryscyjskie granitoidy, Th-U-Pb chemical dating, Lusatian Granodiorite Complex, Stolpen Granite, Variscan granitoids,
Publishing house : Faculty of Geology of the University of Warsaw
Publication date : 2014
Number : Vol. 64, no. 4
Page : 457 – 472

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