Keywords

Keyword Definition

Laminated mudstone that will part or break along thin, closely spaced layers parallel to stratification.

Comments

Note definition does not specify carbonate vs. siliclastic nature of mud.

NADM SLTT sedimentary, 2004

Parents: Mudstone (55)

[Description taken from GeoSciML SimpleLithology201012.rdf]



Hierarchical classification

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

Children

None


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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