Siliceous (ooze)

Keyword Definition

ooze that consists of more than 50 percent siliceous skeletal remains

This vocabulary

Parents: Non-clastic siliceous sediment (174); Ooze (177); Silicate mud (237)

[Description taken from GeoSciML SimpleLithology201012.rdf]

Hierarchical classification

Compound material >> Unconsolidated >> Natural unconsolidated >> Sediment >> Biogenic >> Ooze >> Siliceous



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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