Intrafolial and Other Folds in Shear Zones

  • Soumyajit Mukherjee
Part of the Springer Geochemistry/Mineralogy book series (SPRINGERGEOCHEM)


Intrafolial folds are tight to isoclinal syn-shear overturned folds in ductile shear zones. These folds could be bound by both primary–and secondary ductile shear planes.


Shear Zone Structural Geology Shear Plane Ductile Shear Zone Shear Sense 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Earth SciencesIndian Institute of Technology BombayMumbaiIndia

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