Production of subtidal tubular and surficial tempestites by Hurricane Kate, Caicos Platform, British West Indies

H. R. Wanless, L. P. Tedesco, K. M. Tyrrell

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Abstract

Storm infilling of deep, open Callianassa burrows with molluscan to peloidal packstone was the dominant style of preservable sedimentation produced by the passage of Hurricane Kate. Ten percentage of the upper 75 cm of platform interior sediment consists of tubular tempestites from Hurricane Kate. -from Authors

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)739-750
Number of pages12
JournalJournal of Sedimentary Petrology
Volume58
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1988

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Environmental Science(all)
  • Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)

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