Contact Type

sedimentary facies contact

definition A lithogenetic contact separating essentially coeval sedimentary material bodies distinguished by characteristics reflecting different physical or chemical processes active at the time of deposition of the sediment. more like this
source base on Nichols, Gary, 1999, Sedimentology and stratigraphy, Blackwell, p. 62-63. more like this
broader lithogenetic contact
narrower sedimentary facies contact
in scheme contacttype
is primary topic of sedimentary facies contact