【Rocks under the Microscope】Published: Sept. 23, 2020 Volume 5, Issue 3 376 7
Shi Ge, Hu Zuowei, Li Yun et al.
Keywords： Ordos Basin；Upper Paleozoic；He-8 Member；sandstone；microscopic image
Abstract：There are abundant gas resources in the Upper Paleozoic of northern Ordos Basin. He-8 Member is the main gas production layer in Sulige gas field. But up to now, He-8 Member has been mainly studied...
【Biodiversity in China】Published: Sept. 22, 2020 Volume 5, Issue 3 2084 4
Li Wenqing, Yin Zhaoji, Chen Kaiyun et al.
Keywords： northwest Yunnan；seed plants；county-level；catalogue
Abstract：Located in the southern part of Hengduan Mountains, northwest Yunnan is one of the world’s biodiversity hotspots. However, despite its rich plant diversity, the region has been understudied as a lo...
【Rocks under the Microscope】Published: Sept. 21, 2020 Volume 5, Issue 3 390 2
Han Zhong, Hu Xiumian
Keywords： thin section；polarized photomicrograph；Tethys Himalaya；Jurassic；carbonate rocks
Abstract：Well exposed in the Tethys Himalaya of southern Tibet, China, the Jurassic is important for studying the evolution of paleo-ocean, paleoenvironment and paleogeography in the eastern Tethys. It is a...
【Rocks under the Microscope】Published: Sept. 18, 2020 Volume 5, Issue 3 386 2
Ma rui, Liu chao, Yang Jianghai et al.
Keywords： south of North China；Late Paleozoic；bioclastic limestone；micrographs
Abstract：In this study, we collected and sorted out the limestone micrographs of three sections from the Permo-Carboniferous Taiyuan Formation in western Henan, spanning a multiphase zone including lagoon, ...
【Data Paper】Published: Sept. 17, 2020 Volume 5, Issue 3 2182 48
Wang Juanle, Wang Xiaojie, Wang Mingming et al.
Keywords： demography；population density；spatial distribution；township-level；China
Abstract：Township is so far the smallest unit for official demographic statistics in China. When correlated with administrative boundary, demographic data can be used to analyze the spatial distribution of ...
【Rocks under the Microscope】Published: Sept. 16, 2020 Volume 5, Issue 3 268 5
Zhang Yiqiu, An Wei, Hu Xiumian
Keywords： Southern Tibet；Xigaze forearc basin；Cretaceous；siliciclastic rocks；thin section；polarized photomicrograph
Abstract：Developed along the southern margin of the Lhasa terrane, the Cretaceous Xigaze forearc basin in southern Tibet records the northward subduction of the Neo-Tethys to the Lhasa terrane. The Xigaze f...
【Rocks under the Microscope】Published: Sept. 3, 2020 Volume 5, Issue 3 983 10
Chai Hanbing, Xing Fengcun, Gu Qiang et al.
Keywords： northwestern margin of Upper Yangtze；Lower Triassic Feixianguan Formation；carbonate rock；biological extinction；micro-atlas
Abstract：Carbonate platform-basin facies developed during the early Triassic Feixianguan Formation in the northwestern margin of the Upper Yangtze. Studies of rock characteristics under microscope, such as ...
【Rocks under the Microscope】Published: Sept. 1, 2020 Volume 5, Issue 3 379 5
Lai Wen, Jiang Jingxin, Qiu Jiansheng et al.
Keywords： thin section；polarized photomicrograph；sedimentary rocks；igneous rocks；metamorphic rocks；petrology；Nanjing University
Abstract：Thin sections have always played an irreplaceable role in the nearly 100-year history of petrology teaching and research in the School of Earth Sciences and Engineering, Nanjing University. Despite...
【Rocks under the Microscope】Published: Aug. 31, 2020 Volume 5, Issue 3 899 8
Zhang Shijie, Hu Xiumian
Keywords： thin section；polarized light micrograph；carbonate rocks；western Tarim Basin；Late Cretaceous-Eocene
Abstract：Late Cretaceous-Eocene carbonate rocks (with some sandstone or mixed siliciclastic-carbonate interlayers) widely expose in western Tarim Basin, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China. Study of the...
【Rocks under the Microscope】Published: Aug. 31, 2020 Volume 5, Issue 3 1083 10
Feng Wei, He Feng, Zhou Yinsheng et al.
Keywords： Permian sandstone；volcanic lithic fragment；southwest China；micrographs；digitization
Abstract：We collected micrographs of Permian volcanolithic sandstone-laden fragments from southwestern China and build this microscopic image dataset. This paper is an endeavor to present this dataset and t...