Keywords

Claystone



Keyword Definition

Mudstone that contains no detectable silt, inferred to consist virtually entirely of clay-size particles.

This vocabulary

Parents: Mudstone (55)

[Description taken from GeoSciML SimpleLithology201012.rdf]



Hierarchical classification

Sample >> Lithosphere >> Rock >> Whole >> Rock >> Sedimentary >> Generic mudstone >> Mudstone >> Claystone

Children

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Category: Analysed material

The different kinds of sample material collected in the field have been classified hierarchically. Examples: “till”, “soil”, “vegetation”. Taken from the “Sample_Types_SHARED” database table.


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