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*Chadwick, W.W., Jr., et al, 1988, A mechanism analysis of radial and circumferential fissures on the active volcanoes of the Galapagos Islands (abstr.); AGU 1988 fall meeting, EOS Trans. AGU, 69 (44), p.1049.

*Chadwick, W.W., Jr., and Dieterich, J.H., 1995, Mechanical modeling of circumferential and radial dike intrusions on Galapagos volcanoes: Jour. of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, in Models of magmatic processes and volcanic eruptions; Yoshiaki, Ida, ed., et al, v.66, n.1-4, p. 37-52.

*Christofferson, and Hamil, M.M., 1978, A radial pattern of sea-floor deformation in the southwestern Caribbean Sea: Geology, v.6, p. 341-344.

*Hartmann, W.K., 1964, Radial structures surrounding lunar basins, II. Orientale and other systems; Conclusions: Communications of the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, v.2, n.36, p.175-188.

*Herrick, R.R., and Sharpton, V.L., 1997, Geologic history of the Mead impact basin, Venus: Geology, v.24, p.11-14.

*Janes, D.M., and Squyres, S.W., 1993, Radially fractured domes: A comparison of Venus and the Earth: Geophys. Res. Letters, v.20, p. 2961-2964.

*Watters, T.R., and Janes, D.M., 1995, Coronae on Venus and Mars: Implications for similar structures on earth: Geology, v.23, p. 200-204.