A Review of the Origin and Evolution of Carbonate Mud‐Mounds

Daniel Bosence, P. H. Bridges

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Before outlining the major results contained in this collection, clarifies terminology followed by previous and current authors. A continuum from mud-mounds to walled-reef complexes is illustrated with mud-mounds containing a partially wave-resistant framework generated by sediment trapping and baffling by seagrass and algae.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCarbonate Mud‐Mounds
Subtitle of host publicationTheir Origin and Evolution
EditorsC L V Monty, D W J Bosence, P H Bridges, B R Pratt
Number of pages9
ISBN (Electronic)9781444304114
ISBN (Print)9780865429338
Publication statusPublished - 17 Jul 1995

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