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Wesley E. LeMasurier, Thomson, J. W. 1990: Volcanoes of the Antarctic Plate and Southern Oceans. Antarctic Research Series, vol. 48. American Geophysical Union, 487 pp. DOI: 10.1029/AR048

Wesley E. LeMasurier, Choi, S. H., Hart, S. R., Mukasa, S., Rogers, N. 2016: Reconciling the shadow of a subduction signature with rift geochemistry and tectonic environment in Eastern Marie Byrd Land, Antarctica. Lithos, 260: 134-153. DOI: 10.1016/j.lithos.2016.05.018

Wesley E. LeMasurier 2013: Shield volcanoes of Marie Byrd Land, West Antarctic rift: Oceanic island similarities, continental signature, and tectonic controls. Bulletin of Volcanology, 75: 726. DOI: 10.1007/s00445-013-0726-1

Wesley E. LeMasurier, Choi, S. H., Kawachi, Y., Mukasa, S. B., Rogers, N. W. 2011: Evolution of pantellerite-trachyte-phonolite volcanoes by fractional crystallization of basanite magma in a continental rift setting, Marie Byrd Land, Antarctica. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 62(6): 1175-1199, DOI: 10.1007/s00410-011-0646-z

Wesley E. LeMasurier 2008: Neogene extension and basin deepening in the West Antarctic rift inferred from comparisons with the East African rift and other analogs. Geology, 36(3): 247 250. DOI: 10.1130/G24363A.1

Wesley E. LeMasurier 2007: West Antarctic rift system. In Riffenburgh, B. (ed.), Encyclopedia of the Antarctic. New York: Routledge, 1060-1066.

Wesley E. LeMasurier 2006: What supports the Marie Byrd Land Dome? An evaluation of potential uplift mechanisms in a continental rift system. In Ftterer, D. K., Damaske, D., Kleinschmidt, G., Miller, H., and Tessensohn, F. (eds.), Antarctica: Contributions to global earth sciences. Berlin, Heidelberg, New York: Springer-Verlag, 299 302.

Rocchi, S., Wesley E. LeMasurier, Di Vincenzo, G. 2006: Oligocene to Holocene erosion and glacial history in Marie Byrd Land, West Antarctica, inferred from exhumation of the Dorrel Rock intrusive complex and from volcano morphologies. Geological Society of America Bulletin, 118 (7-8): 991 1005.

Wesley E. LeMasurier, Rocchi, S. 2005: Terrestrial record of post-Eocene climate history in Marie Byrd Land, West Antarctica. Geografiska Annaler, 87A: 51 66.

Wesley E. LeMasurier, Futa, K., Hole, M., Kawachi, Y. 2003: Polybaric evolution of phonolite, trachyte and rhyolite volcanoes in eastern Marie Byrd Land, Antarctica: Controls on peralkalinity and silica saturation. International Geology Review, 45(12): 1055-1099. DOI: 10.2747/0020-6814.45.12.1055

Krynauw, J. R., Ricci, C. A., Herve, F., Wesley E. LeMasurier 1995: Naming of igneous and metamorphic rock units in Antarctica: Recommendation by the SCAR Working Group on Geology: Discussion; reply. Antarctic Science, 7(3): 304-306.

Hole, M. J., Storey, B. C., Wesley E. LeMasurier 1994: Tectonic setting and geochemistry of Miocene alkalic basalts from the Jones Mountains, West Antarctica. Antarctic Science, 6(1): 85-92.

Hole, M. J., Wesley E. LeMasurier 1994: Tectonic controls on the geochemical composition of Cenozoic, mafic alkaline volcanic rocks from West Antarctica. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 117(2): 187-202.

Ricci, C. A., Herve, F., Krynauw, J. R., Wesley E. LeMasurier 1993: Naming of igneous and metamorphic rock units in Antarctica: Recommendation by the SCAR Working Group on Geology. Antarctic Science, 5(1): 103-104.

Wesley E. LeMasurier, Rex, D. C. 1989: Evolution of linear volcanic ranges in Marie Byrd Land, West Antarctica. Journal of Geophysical Research--Solid Earth and Planets, 94(B6): 7223-7236. DOI: 10.1029/JB094iB06p07223

Futa, K., Wesley E. LeMasurier 1983: Nd and Sr isotopic studies on cenozoic mafic lavas from West Antarctica: Another source for continental alkali basalts. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 83(1-2): 38-44. DOI: 10.1007/BF00373077

Wesley E. LeMasurier, McIntosh, W. C., Tewksbury, D. A. 1978: Volcanos in the Hobbs Coast and Ruppert Coast sectors of Marie Byrd Land. Antarctic Journal of the United States, 13(4): 31-32.

Wesley E. LeMasurier 1977: Marie-Byrd-Land volcanology. Antarctic Journal of the United States, 12(4): 101-102.

Wesley E. LeMasurier 1976: Intra-glacial volcanos in Marie Byrd Land. Antarctic Journal of the United States, 11(4): 269-270.

Wesley E. LeMasurier, Kyle, P. R., Rankin, P. C. 1976: Rare-earth element geochemistry of volcanic rocks from Executive Committee Range, Marie Byrd Land. Antarctic Journal of the United States, 11(4): 263-267.

Wesley E. LeMasurier 1973: Neotectonics in Antarctic Pacific sector. Antarctic Journal of the United States, 8(5): 259-260.

Wesley E. LeMasurier 1972: Marie-Byrd-Land Quaternary volcanism: Byrd ice core correlations and possible climatic influences. Antarctic Journal of the United States, 7(5): 139-141.

Wesley E. LeMasurier 1971: Spatial variation in Cenozoic volcanism of Marie Byrd Land and Ellsworth Land. Antarctic Journal of the United States, 6(5): 187.

Wesley E. LeMasurier 1970: Volcanic evidence for early Tertiary glaciation in Marie Byrd Land. Antarctic Journal of the United States, 5(5): 154.

Wesley E. LeMasurier 1969: Petrographic and field characteristics of Marie-Byrd-Land volcanic rocks. Antarctic Journal of the United States, 4(5): 207.