The Distinct Genetics of Carbonaceous and Non-Carbonaceous Meteorites Inferred from Molybdenum Isotopes

Budde G. * Burkhardt C. Kleine T.

80th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society 2017 [#6271]

abstract (PDF)

“Mo isotope systematics manifest a fundamental dichotomy in the genetic heritage of carbonaceous and non-carbonaceous meteorites. We discuss its implications in light of the most recent literature data and new isotope data for primitive achondrites.”