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organic bearing mudstone

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

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oil shale more like this
definition Mudstone that contains a significant amount of organic carbon, typically kerogen. commonly finely laminated, brown or black in color. more like this
example tar sand more like this
source Neuendorf et al. 2005; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oil_shale more like this
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broader
http://resource.geosciml.org/classifier/cgi/lithology/generic_mudstone original
narrower organic_bearing_mudstone original
in scheme simplelithology original
is primary topic of organic_bearing_mudstone