Simple Lithology

biogenic sediment

http://resource.geosciml.org/classifier/cgi/lithology/biogenic_sediment

star this property definition Sediment composed of greater than 50 percent material of biogenic origin. Because the biogenic material may be skeletal remains that are not organic, all biogenic sediment is not necessarily organic-rich. more like this
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organic rich sediment
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star this property note Corresponding biogenic sedimentary material and biogenic sedimentary rock categories are not included based on the interpretation that biogenic sedimentary rock will be in a different category, e.g. carbonate sedimentary rock or organic rich sedimentary rock. more like this
star this property source SLTTs 2004 more like this
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star this property broader sediment
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star this property is primary topic of biogenic sediment& properties=prefLabel