Carbonate sediment with a ratio of magnesium carbonate to calcite (plus aragonite) greater than 1 to 1.
after SLTTs 2004, Hallsworth and Knox 1999
Parents: Carbonate sediment (45); Dolomitic or magnesian sedimentary material (75)
Children: Impure dolomitic sediment (143); Pure dolomitic sediment (205)
[Description taken from GeoSciML SimpleLithology201012.rdf]
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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