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Id 114
Identification Type Lithofacies
Name Diatomaceous carbonate mud
Distinguishing Features
Description Describes a lithofacies composed of >50% authigenic carbonate minerals, with diatom frustules as the second-most abundant component.
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Unique Identification: Diatomaceous carbonate mud
Site name: Lake McCarrons
Light type: Plane-Polarized Light
Magnification: not specified
Submitted by: not specified
Notes: none
Image Tags: rhombic
Unique Identification: Diatomaceous carbonate mud
Site name: Lake McCarrons
Light type: Cross-Polarized Light
Magnification: not specified
Submitted by: not specified
Notes: none
Image Tags: rhombic