Bioclastic rock

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Description

Sedimentary rock consisting of fragments and broken remains of organisms; e.g. limestone composed of shell fragments.

Synonyms and Related Terms

bioclast; roche bioclastique (Fr.); rocha bioclástica (Port.)

Sources Checked for Data in Record

  • Submitted information Comment: JosĂ© Delgado Rodrigues, LNEC, 2009.

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