Simple Lithology

shale

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

unstar this property definition Laminated mudstone that will part or break along thin, closely spaced layers parallel to stratification. more like this
star this property note Note definition does not specify carbonate vs. siliclastic nature of mud. more like this
star this property source NADM SLTT sedimentary, 2004 more like this
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star this property broader clastic mudstone
star this property narrower shale
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star this property is primary topic of shale& properties=definition