Modern marine stromatolites of Little Darby Island, exuma archipelago, Bahamas: Environmental setting, accretion mechanisms and role of euendoliths

R. Pamela Reid, Jamie S. Foster, Gudrun Radtke, Stjepko Golubic

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Abstract

The search for modern stromatolites was initiated by geologists in an attempt to understand the processes that governed the Earth for about five sixths of the history of Life. Entire land- and seascapes dominated by stromatolites are rare in the modern world of plants and animals.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAdvances in Stromatolite Geobiology
Pages77-89
Number of pages13
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 7 2011
Externally publishedYes

Publication series

NameLecture Notes in Earth Sciences
Volume131
ISSN (Print)0930-0317

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Earth-Surface Processes
  • Computers in Earth Sciences

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Reid, R. P., Foster, J. S., Radtke, G., & Golubic, S. (2011). Modern marine stromatolites of Little Darby Island, exuma archipelago, Bahamas: Environmental setting, accretion mechanisms and role of euendoliths. In Advances in Stromatolite Geobiology (pp. 77-89). (Lecture Notes in Earth Sciences; Vol. 131). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-10415-2_4