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TitleSmall thrust fault and associated anticline
DescriptionSmall thrust fault and associated anticline, whose back limb displays some beautiful listric normal faults. This is from Portovenere, Italy, near Byron's Grotto. This is a microcosm for many of the large thrust-anticlines in the Northern Apennines that have undergone more recent extension.
LocationItaly. Near Portovenere. Near Byron's Grotto.
PhotographerDavid Bice. 1995.
CollectionKeck Structural Geology Slide Set #DB1.
Key wordsfault, anticline, Italy
Tech details318 KB. Outcrop.
GeoDIL number2985