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From: The architecture of long-lived fault zones: insights from microstructure and quartz lattice-preferred orientations in mylonites of the Median Tectonic Line, SW Japan

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(a) Location of the Median Tectonic Line (MTL) in SW Japan. (b) The MTL in Honshu and Shikoku, which separates the Ryoke belt (and Izumi Group) from the Sambagawa belt. (c) Location of the study area in the eastern Kii Peninsula, within the Kansai region. (Source: Geological Survey of Japan web page (

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