Paleomagnetism of Cretaceous limestones from western Tarim basin suggests negligible latitudinal offset yet significant clockwise rotation

Xiaodong Tan, SCSIO South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, CAS Key Laboratory of Ocean and Marginal Sea Geology, Guangzhou, China, Stuart Gilder, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Munich, Germany, Yan Chen, Université d’Orléans/CNRS, ISTO, UMR 7327, 45071 Orléans, France, institut des sciences de la terre, Orléans, France, Jean-pascal Cogné, IPGP, Paris Cedex 05, France, Vincent E Courtillot, Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris, Paris, France and Jianxin Cai, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, CAS, CAS Key Laboratory of Ocean and Marginal Sea Geology, Guangzhou, China