Nearshore carbonate deposits in Lake Tanganyika.

A. S. Cohen, C. Thouin,

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An exceptionally wide variety of carbonate facies, dominated by high-magnesian calcite, represent the broadest spectrum of carbonate deposits yet reported from any modern lake and serve as important analogues for lacustrine carbonate sequences in the stratigraphic record. -from Authors

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)414-418
Number of pages5
Issue number5
StatePublished - Jan 1 1987

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  • Geology

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