Synclinal-Horst Basins: Examples From the Southern Rio Grande Rift and Southern Transition Zone of Southwestern New Mexico, USA
In areas of broadly distributed extensional strain, the back-tilted edges of a wider than normal horst block may create a synclinal-horst basin. Three Neogene synclinal-horst basins are described from the southern Rio Grande rift and southern Transition Zone of southwestern New Mexico,USA
Mack, G.H., Seager, W.R., and Leeder, M.R., 2003, Synclinal-horst basins: examples from the southern Rio Grande rift and southern transition zone of southwestern New Mexico: Basin Research, v. 15, p. 365-377.
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