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Title Microbial mats in siliciclastic depositional systems through time / edited by Nora Noffke, Henry Chafetz.
Published Tulsa, Okla. : SEPM (Society for Sedimentary Geology), c2012.
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 Floor4  QR100.8.M37 M526 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description 198 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 29 cm.
Series SEPM special publication ; no. 101
Special publication (SEPM (Society for Sedimentary Geology)) ; no. 101.
Note "Based on presentations made at the Microbial Mats in Sandy Deposits (Archean to Today) SEPM research conference, Denver, Colorado and Dinosaur Ridge, on May 21-23, 2010"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction / Nora Noffke and Henry Chafetz -- Morphology and distribution of MISS : a comparison between modern siliciclastic and carbonate settings / Sushanta Bose and Henry S. Chafetz -- The trace-fossil record of organism-matground interactions in space and time / Luis A. Buatois and M. Gabriela Mángano -- The record of microbially induced sedimentary structures (MISS) in the Swedish Paleozoic / Mikael Calner and Mats E. Eriksson -- The role of microbial mats in the preservation of bird footprints : a case study from the Mesotidal Bahia Blanca Estuary (Argentina) / Noelia Carmona, Constanza Bournod, Juan José Ponce and Diana Cuadrado -- A microbial mat developed around a man-made geothermal spring from Romania : structure and cyanobacterial composition / Cristian Coman, Bogdan Druǧa, Adriana Bica, Lucian Barbu-Tudoran, and Nicolae Dragoş -- Sedimentary dynamics and biostratinomy of a Middle Cambrian Rusophycus lagerstätte, Gros Ventre Formation, Wyoming, USA / Jayme D. Csonka and Danita S. Brandt -- Composition and microfacies of Archean microbial mats (Moodies Group, ca. 3.22 ga, South Africa) / Antonia Gamper, Christoph Heubeck, and Dieter Demske -- Witwatersrand metallogenesis : the case study for (modified) syngenesis / F.D.M. Horscroft, D.J. Mossman, T.O. Reimer, and Q. Hennigh -- Microbial mat-related structures in the Quaternary Cape Vani Manganese Oxide (-Barite) Deposit, NW Milos Island, Greece / Stephanos P. Kilias -- Deep-water microbially induced sedimentary structures (MISS) in deep time: the Ediacaran Fossil Ivesheadia / Marc LaFlamme, James D. Schiffbauer, and Guy M. Narbonne -- Toward the recognition of biological soil crusts in the rock record : key features from the study of modern and Cretaceous examples / H. Fitzgerald Malenda, Edward L. Simpson, Michael C. Wizevich, and Sarah E. Tindall -- Criteria for distinguishing microbial mats and earths / Gregory J. Retallack -- Microbially induced sedimentary structures in the ca. 1100 ma Terrestrial Midcontinent Rift of North America / Nathan D. Sheldon -- Morphological association of microbially induces sedimentary structures (MISS) as a paleoenvironmental indicator : an example from the proterozoic succession of the southern North China Platform / Dong-Jie Tang, Xiao-Ying Shi, Ganqing Jiang, and Xin-Qiang Wang -- Caliche crusts : microbially induced sedimentary structures on siliceous substrates / Jie Zhou and Henry S. Chafetz.
Subject Microbial mats -- Congresses.
Sedimentary structures -- Congresses.
Micropaleontology -- Congresses.
Related Names Noffke, N. (Nora)
Chafetz, Henry S. (Henry Simon)
Note Microbial mats in sandy deposits (Archean to today)
ISBN 9781565763142
OCLC number 807045937