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A volcanic group (or, equivalently, a volcanic complex) is a collection of related volcanoes or volcanic landforms. The term is also used in a different sense when it denotes a suite of associated rock strata largely of volcanic origin; see group (stratigraphy) for details.

Notable volcanic groupsEdit

Volcanic Group Location
Akan Volcanic Complex   Japan
Altiplano-Puna volcanic complex   Argentina   Chile   Bolivia
Antillanca Group   Chile
Azuma Group   Japan
Banda Islands   Indonesia
Blake River Megacaldera Complex   Canada
Borrowdale Volcanic Group   United Kingdom
Carmacks Group   Canada
Carrán-Los Venados   Chile
Cochiquito Volcanic Group   Argentina
Coppermine River Group   Canada
Dacht-i-Navar Group   Afghanistan
Daisetsuzan Volcanic Group   Japan
Duluth Complex   United States
Ellesmere Island Volcanics   Canada
Fueguino   Chile
Galápagos Islands   Ecuador
Gambier Group   Canada
Hakkōda Mountains   Japan
Heard and McDonald Islands   Australia
Jemez Mountains   United States
Kaiserstuhl   Germany
Karpinsky Group   Russia
Lomonosov Group   Russia
Meager Group   Canada
Milbanke Sound Group   Canada
Monti della Tolfa   Italy
Mount Edziza volcanic complex   Canada
Mount Raiden Volcanic Group   Japan
Nipesotsu-Maruyama Volcanic Group   Japan
Niseko Volcanic Group   Japan
Northern Yatsugatake Volcanic Group   Japan
Olkhovy Volcanic Group   Russia
Pinacate Peaks   Mexico
Pocdol Mountains   Philippines
Puyuhuapi (volcanic group)   Chile
Rat Islands   United States
Shikaribetsu Volcanic Group   Japan
Skukum Group   Canada
Southern Yatsugatake Volcanic Group   Japan
Spences Bridge Group   Canada
Takuan Group   Papua New Guinea
Tatun Volcano Group   Taiwan
Tokachi Volcanic Group   Japan
Tomuraushi Volcanic Group   Japan
Tristan da Cunha   United Kingdom
Vernadskii Ridge   Russia
Vitu Islands   Papua New Guinea
Yasawa Group   Fiji

See alsoEdit