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Author Knaust, Dirk.
Title Trace fossils as indicators of sedimentary environments [electronic resource] / editors, Dirk Knaust [and] Richard G. Bromley.
Published Boston : Elsevier Science, 2012.
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 Electronic Book  QE720.5 .K384 2012eb    ONLINE
Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 online resource (xxx, 924 p.) : ill. (some col.), graphs, tables.
Series Developments in sedimentology ; 64
Developments in sedimentology ; 64.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Partial Contents History, concepts, and methods. A history of ideas in ichnology ; Ichnotaxonomy : finding patterns in a welter of information ; Trace-fossil systematics ; The ichnofacies paradigm ; The ichnofabric concept ; Sequence stratigraphy ; Ichnostratigraphy ; Microbioerosion ; Methodology and techniques ; Marine invertebrate neoichnology -- Continental and glacial systems. Glacial environments ; Fluvial environments ; Lacustrine environments ; Eolian environments -- Shallow-marine siliciclastic systems. Rocky shorelines ; Estuaries ; Deltas ; Tidal flats and subtidal sand bodies ; Shorefaces -- Deep-marine siliciclastic systems. Slopes ; Deep-sea fans ; Hemipelagic and pelagic basin plains -- Marine carbonate systems. Shallow-marine carbonates ; Reefs and mounds ; Chalk and related deep-marine carbonates ; Mixed silicilastic/carbonate systems -- Ichnology in hydrocarbon-reservoir and aquifer characterization. Porosity and permeability in bioturbated sediments ; Carbonate aquifers.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Trace fossils.
Related Names Bromley, R. G. (Richard Granville)
Related To Print version: Knaust, Dirk. Trace fossils as indicators of sedimentary environments. Boston : Elsevier Science, 2012. 9780444538130 0444538135
ISBN 0444538143 (electronic bk.)
9780444538147 (electronic bk.)