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Honduras Geology (updated 17 May, 1998)

Bibliography of Honduras Geology

(Recent additions appear in the color red.  Addtional references that are more regional in scope can be found in the Bibliography of Central America Geology)

Aldrich, M. J., Jr., Adams, A. I., and Escobar, C., 1991, Structural geology and stress history of the Platanares geothermal site, Honduras: implications on the tectonics of the northwestern Caribbean plate boundary: Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, v. 45, p. 59-69.

Al-zadjali, Ibrahim, 1996, Interpretation of Gravity from the Comayagua Graben, Honduras: Senior Honor's Thesis, Geology Department, University of Toledo (D.J. Stierman, Advisor).

Al-zadjali, Ibrahim and D. J. Stierman, 1996. Interpretation of Gravity from the Comayagua Graben, Honduras; Abstracts with Programs, Geological Society of America 30th Annual North-Central Section, p. 25.

Ander, M. E., Aiken, C. L. V., and de la Fuente, M. F., 1991, Regional gravity investigation of Honduras, Central America: Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, v. 45, p. 11-27.

Anderson, D.M., 1985. Geology of the Lepaterique quadrangle, Honduras, Central America; informe inedito, Instituto Geografico National, Tegucigalpa, Honduras, 85 p.

Anderson, D.M., 1987. Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de Leparterique: escala 1:50,000. Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Andrews, A. 1987. Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de Guaimaca: escala 1:50,000. Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Atwood, M. Genevieve 1972, Geology of the Minas de Oro Quadrangle, Honduras, Central America. MA, Wesleyan University.

Atwood, G., J.L. Cullen, C.H. Smith, and B.M. Simonson 1976, Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de Minas de Oro: escala 1:50,000, Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras

Azéma, J., Biju-Duval, B., Bizon, J. J., Carfantan, J. C., Mascle, A., and Tardy, M., 1985, Le Honduras (Amerique Centrale Nucleaire) et le bloc d'Oaxaca (Sud du Mexique): deux ensembles comparables du continent Nord-Americain separés par le jeu decrochant senestre des failles du systeme Polochic-Motagua, in Mascle, A., ed., Géodynamique des Caraibes, Editions Technip, p. 427-438.

Bargar, K. E., 1991, Fluid inclusions and preliminary studies of hydrothermal alteration in core hole PLTG-1, Platanares geothermal area, Honduras: Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, v. 45, p. 147-160

Benig, Cecilia 1990, Seismic stratigraphy of the Gulf of Honduras Area, Northwest Caribbean. MA, The University of Texas at Austin.

Bureau de Recherches Geologiques et Minieres, 1988. Mapa metalogenetico de la Republica de Honduras; Convenio SRN/BID ATN/SF-2479-HO, Bureau de Recherches Geologiques et Minieres, Francia, Direccion General de Minas e Hidrocarburos, Honduras, Direccion General del Catastro, Honduras, y Instituto Geografico Nacional, Honduras, escala 1:500,000.

Caceres Avila, F., Tappmeyer, D. M., Aves, H. S., Gillet, M., and Klenk, C. D., 1984, Recent studies of basins are encouraging for future exploration in Honduras: Oil and Gas Journal, v. 82, p. 139-149.

Cabrera Martinez-Fernando-de-Jesus, 1993 Soils and geomorphology of the upper-Aguan Valley, Honduras Doctoral diss., University of Florida. Gainesville, FL, United States. Pages: 263.

Carpenter, R.H., 1954. Geology and ore deposits of the Rosario Mining District and the San Juancito Mountains, Honduras, Central America: Bull. Geol. Soc. Am., V. 65, pp 23-38.

Carruthers, R.M., 1983. Geophysical surveys in Honduras to assist groundwater resource evaluation studies: October 1982-January 1983, Institute of Geological Sciences, Overseas Development Administration, AGU report no. 148, London.

Curran, D.W., 1980. Geology of the Siguatepeque quadrangle, Honduras, Central America; [tesis de Masters inedita], Binghamton State University of New York, 194 p.

Curran, D., 1981 Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de Taulabé: escala 1:50,000. Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Curran, D., 1981 Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de Siguatepeque: escala 1:50,000. Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Curran, D., 1981 Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de Santa Cruz de Yojoa: escala 1:50,000. Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Delevoryas, T., and Srivastava, S. C., 1981, Jurassic plants from the Department of Francisco Morazán, Central Honduras: Reviews of Paleobotany and Palynology, v. 34, p. 345-357.

de-Vevey E, 1993, Concentration and bioaviability of heavy metals in sediments in Lake Yojoa (Honduras). Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. 50; 2, Pages 253-259.

Donnelly T.M., G.S. Horne, R.C. Finch, and E. López Ramos 1991, Northern Central America: The Maya and Chortis Blocks: in The Geology of North America, H: The Caribbean Region, (Dengo, G. and J.E. Case, eds.) p. 37-76. Geol. Soc. Am., Boulder, Co. USA.

Dupré, W.R., 1970. Geology of the Zambrano quadrangle, Honduras, Central America (unpl. Master's thesis): University of Texas, Austin, TX, 128 p.

Dupré, W.R., 1971 Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de Zambrano: escala 1:50,000. Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

ENEE (Empresa Nacional de Energia Electrica), 1988. Estudio de pre-factibilidad geotermica en la region central de Honduras, Informe Final, v. 2, 2a. Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Elvir, R.A. 1969, Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de Tegucigalpa: escala 1:50,000, Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Elvir, R.A. 1969, Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de San Buenaventura: escala 1:50,000, Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Elvir, R.A. 1969, Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de Nueva Armenia: escala 1:50,000, Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Elvir, R.A. 1970, Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de San Juan de Flores: escala 1:50,000, Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Elvir, A. R., 1974, Mapa Geológico de la República de Honduras: Instituto Geográfico Nacional.

Elvir, A. R., 1976, Sintesis de la geología de Honduras, Informe y trabajos técnicos presentados en la IV Reunión de Geólogos de América Central: Publicaciones Geológicas del ICAITI, p. 1-4.

Emmet, P.A. 1988, Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de Utila: escala 1:50,000. Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Emmet, P.A. 1988, Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de Guanaja: escala 1:50,000. Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Emmet, P.A., 1983. Geology of the Agalteca Quadrangle, Honduras, Central America (unpl. Master's thesis): University of Texas, Austin, TX, USA, 201 p.

Emmet, P. A., 1983, Montaña de Comayagua structural belt: Neogene rejuvenation of a Laramide wrench fault as a dextral transform to the Honduras depression: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 15, p. 567.

Emmet, P. A., 1986, Major structures and base metal potential of central and western Honduras clarified by radar analysis and new geologic compilation: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 18, p. 594.

Emmet, P.A., 1992, Measured stratigraphic sections, biostratigraphy and sequence stratigraphy of Mesozoic strata in the Agalteca Quadrangle, Honduras. Abstracts with Programs - Geological Society of America. 24; 1, Pages 10. 1992.

Emmet, P.A. and W.S. Logan, 1983. Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de Agalteca: escala 1:50,000. Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Eppler, D., Baldridge, S., Perry, F., Flores, W., Paredes, J. R., and Finch, R., 1987, Geology of the Azacualpa geothermal site, Departamento de Comayagua, Honduras, Central America, Los Alamos National Laboratory, 32 p.

Eppler, D., Fakundiny, R., and Ritchie, A., 1986, Reconnaissance evaluation of Honduran geothermal sites, Los Alamos National Laboratory, 15 p.

Everett, J. R., 1970, Geology of the Comayagua quadrangle, Honduras, Central America [Ph.D. Diss.] [152 pages]: Austin, The University of Texas.

Everett, J. R. 1970 Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de Comayagua: escala 1:50,000. Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Everett, J. R., and Fakundiny, R. H., 1976, Structural geology of El Rosario and Comayagua quadrangles, Honduras, Central America, Informe y trabajos técnicos presentados en la IV Reunión de Geólogos de América Central: Publicaciones Geológicas del ICAITI, p. 31-42.

Fakundiny, R. H., 1970, Geology of the El Rosario quadrangle, Honduras, Central America [Ph.D. Diss.] [234 pages]: University of Texas, Austin.

Fakundiny, R.H. 1971, Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de El Rosario: escala 1:50,000, Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Fakundiny, R. H., and Everett, J. R., 1976, Metamorphic and intrusive rocks of the El Rosario and Comayagua quadrangles, Central Honduras, Informe y trabajos técnicos presentados en la IV Reunión de Geólogos de América Central: Publicaciones Geológicas del ICAITI, p. 71-77.

Fakundiny, R. H., and Everett, J. R., 1976, Re-examination of Mesozoic stratigraphy of the El Rosario and Comayagua quadrangles, Central Honduras, Informe y trabajos técnicos presentados en la IV Reunión de Geólogos de América Central: Publicaciones Geológicas del ICAITI, p. 5-17.

Finch, R.C., 1972, Geology of the San Pedro Zacapa quadrangle, Honduras, Central America (tésis doctorado inédita): University of Texas, Austin, 238 pp.

Finch, R.C. 1979, Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de San Pedro Zacapa: escala 1:50,000, Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Finch, R. C., 1981, Mesozoic stratigraphy of central Honduras: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 65, p. 1320-1333.

Finch, R. C., 1985, Mapa Geológico de Honduras, Santa Bárbara sheet: Instituto Geográfico Nacional.

Finch, R. C., 1986, Catalog of known hot springs and thermal place names for Honduras, Los Alamos National Laboratory, 13 p.

Finch R.C. and A.W. Ritchie 1990, Mapa Geológico de Honduras, Hoja de Danlí: escala 1:50,000, Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Finch, R. C., and Ritchie, A. W., 1991, The Guayape fault system, Honduras, Central America: Journal of South American Earth Sciences, v. 4, p. 43-60.

Foye, W. G., 1918, Notes on a collection of rocks from Honduras, Central America: Journal of Geology, v. 26, p. 524-531.

Fritzgartner, R., 1891, Kaleidoscopic views of Honduras: Honduras Mining Journal (Honduras-Progress), Tegucigalpa, v. 6-8, 11, p. 73-76, 89-91, 105-107, 153-154.

Gallo, J., and Van Wagoner, J. C., 1978, Stratigraphy and Facies Analysis of Honduras, Special Report, Exxon Production Research.

Gordon, M.B., 1987. The Guayape fault of Honduras: A major right-lateral fault cutting the Chortis block: EOS (Transactions of the American Geophysical Union), v. 68, p. 423.

Gordon, M.B., 1987. Cenozoic migration of strike-slip faulting in Central America: EOS (Transactions of the American Geophysical Union), v. 68, p. 1483.

Gordon, M.B., 1989, Mesozoic igneous rocks on the Chortis block: implications for Caribbean reconstructions: EOS (Transactions, American Geophysical Union), v. 70, p. 1342.

Gordon, M.B., 1990. Strike-slip faulting and basin formation at the Guayape Fault-Catacamas Valley intersection, Honduras, Central America: (unpl. PhD dissertation), University of Texas, Austin, TX 259p.

Gordon, M.B., 1991, Early Tertiary sinistral motion on the Guayape fault of Honduras: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 23, p. A138.

Gordon, M.B., 1991, The Chortís block is a continental, pre-Mesozoic terrane in Larue, D.K., and Draper, G. (eds.), Transactions of the 12th Caribbean Geologic Conference, St. Croix, U.S.V.I., Miami Geological Society, p. 505-512.

Gordon, M.B., 1992, Northern Central America (the Chortís block) in Westermann, G.E.G. (ed.), Jurassic of the Circum-Pacific Region: World and Regional Geology 3, Cambridge University Press, New York, p. 107-113.

Gordon, M.B., 1992, Revised Jurassic and Early Cretaceous (pre-Yojoa Group) stratigraphy of the Chortís block: palaeogeographic and tectonic implications: Mesozoic and Early Cenozoic development of the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean region, A context for hydrocarbon exploration, Thirteenth Annual Research Conference, Program and Abstracts, p. 27-28.

Gordon, M.B. 1993, Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de Santa Maria del Real: escala 1:50,000, Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Gordon, M.B., 1993, Revised Jurassic and Early Cretaceous (pre-Yojoa Group) stratigraphy of the Chortís block: paleogeographic and tectonic implications in Pindell, J.L., and Perkins, B.F. (eds.), Mesozoic and Early Cenozoic Development of the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Region: Gulf Coast Section Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists Foundation 13th Annual Research Conference, Proceedings, p. 143-154.

Gordon, M.B., 1993, Multiple phases of Neogene east-west and north-south extension on the Chortís block, Central America: EOS (Transactions, American Geophysical Union), v. 74, p. 614.

Gordon, M.B., 1994, Evolution of Neogene microtectonic phases on the Chortís block (Northern Central America): Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 26, 7, p. 74.

Gordon, M.B., 1994, Active faults of the Chortís block: EOS (Transactions, American Geophysical Union), v. 75, p. 611.

Gordon, M.B., and W.R. Muehlberger, 1988. Evidence from Valle de Catacamas supports a right-lateral neotectonic sense of slip for the Guayape fault of Honduras: Bull. Am. Assoc. Petrol. Geol., v.72, p.190.

Gordon, M.B., and Gose, W.A., 1989, The Chortis block: A raft of Mesozoic sediments and Cenozoic volcanics on a solid foundation: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, v. 21, p. 12.

Gordon, M.B., Muehlberger, W.R., and Kozuch, M.J., 1989, Active tectonics of the Chortis block: 12th Caribbean Geological Conference, Abstracts, p. 61.

Gordon, M., and Young, K., 1990, Callovian and Valanginian fossils from Honduras: 3e Symposium International Cephalopodes Actuels et Fossiles, Lyon, Recueil des Résumés, p. 44.

Gordon, M.B., Kozuch, M.J., and Muehlberger, W.R., 1991, Active tectonics of the Chortís block in Larue, D.K., and Draper, G. (eds.), Transactions of the 12th Caribbean Geologic Conference, St. Croix, U.S.V.I., Miami Geological Society, p. 503-504. (abstract with references)

Gordon, M.B., and Mann, P., 1992, Microtectonic constraints on the tectonic development of the Caribbean-North America arc-continent collision zone in western Cuba: EOS (Transactions, American Geophysical Union), v. 73, p. 533.

Gordon, M., and Young, K., 1993, Bathonian and Valanginian fossils from Honduras in Elmi, S., Mangold, C., and Alméras, Y. (eds.), 3ème Symposum International : Céphalopodes Actuels et Fossiles, Symposium F. Roman: Géobios, Mémoire Spécial no. 15, Lyon, p. 175-179.

Gordon M.B. and W.R. Muehlberger 1994, Rotation of the Chortís block causes dextral slip on the Guayape fault, Tectonics, v. 13, n. 4, p. 858-872.

Gordon, M.B., and Avé Lallemant, H. G., 1995, Cryptic strike-slip faults of the Chortís block: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 27, p. 226-227.

Gose, W.A., 1985. Paleomagnetic results from Honduras and their bearing on Caribbean tectonics: Tectonics, v. 4, no. 6, pp 565-585.

Gose, W. A., and Swartz, D. K., 1977, Paleomagnetic results from Cretaceous sediments in Honduras: Tectonic implications: Geology, v. 5, p. 505-508.

Gose, W. A., Finch, R. C., and Horne, G. S., 1978, Paleomagnetic results from Cretaceous sediments in Honduras: Tectonic implications: Reply: Geology, v. 6, p. 444-447.

Gose, W.A. y R.C. Finch, 1987, Magnetostratigraphic studies of the Certaceous rocks in Central America: Actas Fac. Ciencias Terra U.A.N.L. Linares, v.2, p. 233-241.

Gose, W. A., and Finch, R. C., 1992, Stratigraphic implications of palaeomagnetic data from Honduras: Geophysical Journal International, v. 108, p. 855-864.

Gutierrez, J.M., 1996, Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de Orica-Guyape: escala 1:50,000, Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Harwood, R. (in press), Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de Ojojona: escala 1:50,000. Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Harwood, R. 1996, Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de Yuscaran: escala 1:50,000. Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Heiken, G., Ramos, N., Duffield, W., Musgrave, J., Wohletz, K., Priest, S., Aldrich, J., Flores, W., Ritchie, A., Goff, F., Eppler, D., and Escobar, C., 1991, Geology of the Platanares geothermal area, Departamento de Copán, Honduras: Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, v. 45, p. 41-58.

Hirth, Kenneth G. and S. G. Hirth, Ancient Currency - The Style and Use of Jade and Marble Carvings in Central Honduras; in Precolumbian Jade, (Frederick W.Lange, ed.), University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City, 378 pp., 1993, pp. 173 - 190

Horne, G. S., 1977, Pre-Cretaceous rocks of northwestern Honduras: Basement terrane in Sierra de Omoa: Reply: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 61, p. 271-273.

Horne, G. S., 1994, A Mid-Cretaceous ornithopod from central Honduras: Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, v. 14, p. 147-150.

Horne, G.S., P. Pushkar, y M. Shafiqullah, 1970. Preliminary K-Ar age data from the Laramide sierras of Honduras, Central America; Contribution #69, Dept. of Geosciences University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona.

Horne, G. S., Atwood, M. G., and King, A. P., 1974, Stratigraphy, sedimentology, and paleoenvironment of Esquias Formation of Honduras: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 58, p. 176-188.

Horne, G. S., P. Pushkar, and M. Shafiquallah, 1974. Laramide plutons on the landward continuation of the Bonacca ridge, northern Honduras. Caribbean Geological Conference, 7th Transactions: 583-8.

Horne, G. S., Pushkar, P., and Shafiqullah, M., 1976, Preliminary K-Ar age data from the Laramide Sierras of central Honduras, Informe y trabajos técnicos presentados en la IV Reunión de Geólogos de América Central: Publicaciones Geológicas del ICAITI, p. 91-99.

Horne, G. S., Pushkar, P., and Shafiqullah, M., 1976, Laramide plutons on the landward continuation of the Bonacca Ridge, northern Honduras, Informe y trabajos técnicos presentados en la IV Reunión de Geólogos de América Central: Publicaciones Geológicas del ICAITI, p. 84-90.

Horne, G. S., Clark, G. S., and Pushkar, P., 1976, Pre-Cretaceous rocks of northwestern Honduras: basement terrane in Sierra de Omoa: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 60, p. 566-583.

Horne, G. S., and Clark, G. S., 1978, Mid Mesozoic plutonism on the Honduran platelet, unpublished manuscript, 18 p.

Humphreys, E. W., 1916, Sphenozamites rogersianus Fontaine; an addition to the Rhaetic flora of San Juancito, Honduras: Journal of the New York Botanical Gardens, v. 17, p. 56-58.

IBI 1985, (unpub. report) Biostratigraphy and Source Potential of East Honduras Surface Samples, Houston, Texas: released by DGMH Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Italian Hydrothermal, 1984, Unpublished summary of radiometric dates in study of geothermal characteristics of Honduras, Available at Empresa Nacional de Energia Electrica (ENEE) Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Japan Metal Mining Agency, 1978, Report on geological survey of the western area, Republic of Honduras. [Tokyo], Metal Mining Agency : Japan International Cooperation Agency Government of Japan.

Johannessen, C. L., 1963, Savannas of Interior Honduras, Ibero-American: Berkeley, University of California Press, 173 p.

King, A.P. 1972, Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de Talanga: escala 1:50,000, Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras

King, A. P., 1972, Geology of the Talanga and Cedros quadrangles, Honduras, Central America, Open-file Report: Tegucigalpa, Honduras, Instituto Geográfico Nacional, 68 p.

King, A.P. 1973, Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de Cedros: escala 1:50,000, Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras

King Allen P., 1989, Landslides; extent and economic significance in Honduras. Pages 81-91., A. A. Balkema. Rotterdam, Netherlands.

Kiremidjian, A. S., Sutch, P., and Shah, H. C., 1979, Seismic Hazard Analysis of Honduras, The John A. Blume Earthquake Engineering Center, Stanford University, 190 p.

Kozuch, M.J. 1989, Geology of the San Franciso de Becerra quadrangle, Honduras, Central America (informe inédita): Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras, 55 pp.

Kozuch, M.J. 1989, Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de San Franciso de Becerra: escala 1:50,000. Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Kozuch, M.J. 1989, Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de La Union: escala 1:50,000. Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Kozuch M.J. 1991, Mapa Geológico de la República de Honduras, escala 1:500,000 Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras. (3 sheets)

Kozuch, M.J. and R. Rogers, 1991, Evidence for active tectonics in east- central Honduras: Eos, Trans. Am. Geohys. Union, 72(44), 501.

Lange, Frederick W. (ed.), Precolumbian Jade; University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City, 378 pp., 1993

Leggett, T. H., 1889, Notes on the Rosario Mine at San Juancito, Honduras, C.A.: Transactions of the American Institution of Mining Engineers, v. 17, p. 432-449.

Leidy, J., 1859, On a mastodon tooth from Honduras, teeth and fragments of teeth of Mosasaurus from the Green Sand of New Jersey: Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia, Pr., v. 11, p. 91.

Logan, W., and Kyle, R., 1983, Skarn mineralization associated with diorite emplacement, Agalteca, Honduras: Trans. Carib. Geol. Conf. 10th, p. 487.

Logan, W. S., 1983, Geology of the Agalteca magnetite skarn deposit, central Honduras [M.A. thesis] [118 pages]: University of Texas at Austin.

Lozej, G. P., 1976, Introduction to the stratigraphy and petrography of the limestone sequence at El Mochito Mine, central Honduras, Final Report, Rosario Resources Corp., 37 p.

Lucas Spencer G., 1991. El hallazgo mas austral de un Mammut americanum; el caso del mastodonte de San Pedro Sula, Honduras (The southernmost discovery of a Mammut americanum; the mastodont from San Pedro Sula, Honduras). Revista Geologica de America Central. 13; Pages 85-89. 1991. Universidad de Costa Rica, Escuela Centroamericana de Geologia. San Jose, Costa Rica. .

MacDonald, W. D., 1978, Paleomagnetic results from Cretaceous sediments in Honduras: tectonic implications: Comment on paper by W.A. Gose and D.K. Swartz: Geology, v. 6, p. 443-444.

Maldonado-Koerdell, M., 1952, Plantas del Retico-Liasico y otros fosiles Triasicos de Honduras, C.A.: Ciencia, v. 12, p. 294-296.

Manton, R. S., and Manton, W. I., 1989, A major Late Cretaceous dextral strike-slip zone on the north coast of Honduras: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 21, p. A203-A204.

Manton, W., and Manton, R., 1984, Geochronology and Late Cretaceous- Tertiary tectonism of Honduras, Sunmark Report to Direccion General de Minas e Hidrocarburos, Honduras, 55 p.

Manton, W. I., 1987, Tectonic interpretation of the morphology of Honduras: Tectonics, v. 6, p. 633-651.

Manton, W. I., and Southernwood, R., 1988, Honduras, C. A.: Two domains of strike-slip faults?: Eos (Transactions, American Geophysical Union), v. 69, p. 1455.

Manton, W.I., 1996, The Grenville of Honduras. Geological Society of America, Annual Meeting, Abstracts with Program, A-493.

Markey, R.J (in press), Mapa Geológico de Honduras; Hoja de Moroceli: escala 1:50,000. Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Matumoto, T., and Zuniga, M., 1976, The Choloma, Honduras, earthquake swarm, 1976, Intre Ciencia, Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Cientificas, 24 p.

McBirney, A. R., and Bass, M. N., 1969, Geology of the Bay Islands, Gulf of Honduras, in McBirney, A. R., ed., Tectonic Relation of Northern Central America and the Western Caribbean--The Bonacca Expedition: Memoir, American Association of Petroleum Geologists, p. 229-243.

McGrew, P. O., 1944, An Osteoborus from Honduras: Field Museum of Natural History, Geological Series, v. 8, p. 75-77.

McKenzie Andrew A., 1995 A hydrogeological database for Honduras. Geological Society Special Publications. 97; Pages 157-162., Geological Society of London. London, United Kingdom.

Mertzman, S. A., 1976, A 87Sr/86Sr reconnaissance of the Lake Yojoa volcanic field, Honduras, Informe y trabajos técnicos presentados en la IV Reunión de Geólogos de América Central: Publicaciones Geológicas del ICAITI, p. 99-103.

Mills, R. A., 1959, ¿Habra petroleo in Honduras?: Petroleo Interamericano, v. 17, no. 5, p. 39-44

Mills, Richard A., 1991, Honduras. in Bulletin - Houston Geological Society. 34; 2, Pages 16-17, 19, 21, 23.

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