Silicate (mud)

Keyword Definition

Mud size sediment that consists of less than 50 percent carbonate minerals.

This vocabulary

Parents: Mud size sediment (171)

Children: Siliceous ooze (239)

[Description taken from GeoSciML SimpleLithology201012.rdf]

Hierarchical classification

Compound material >> Unconsolidated >> Natural unconsolidated >> Sediment >> Mud size >> Silicate



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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