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Sedimentary - Fossiliferous Limestone(coquina Non-fossiliferous Limestone Chalk Oolite(oolitic limestone Bi 20 21 22 25 Chert(petrified wood Chert

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GY 111 Sedimentary Rocks Identification Key (Black numbers on green tags) # of specimen Sedimentary Rock Name Class of Sed. Rock Minerals\environment of deposition etc. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Breccia Breccia Conglomerate Conglomerate Arkose Greywacke Quartz Arenite Lithic Sandstone Shale (black) Shale (green) Shale (red) Siltstone Siliciclastic 13 14 15 16 17 Fossiliferous Limestone
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Unformatted text preview: Fossiliferous Limestone (coquina) Non-fossiliferous Limestone Chalk Oolite (oolitic limestone) Biochemical 18 19 20 21 22 23a 23 24 25 Chert (petrified wood) Chert Evaporite (mineral: gypsum) Evaporite (mineral: halite) Dolostone (mineral: dolomite) Travertine (mineral: calcite) Limonite Hematite Bauxite Chemical 26 27 28 29 30 Peat Lignite Bituminous Coal Anthracite Amber Organic...
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This note was uploaded on 02/04/2012 for the course GLY 111 taught by Professor Haywick during the Fall '11 term at S. Alabama.

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