Tidal-flat sedimentation from Hurricane Kate, Caicos Platform, British West Indies

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

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Hurricane-generated, thinly bedded grainstones are the dominant style of stratification. This necessitates both a thorough modification of criteria for defining ancient carbonate tidal-flat deposits and a reevaluation of supposedly subtidal, thinly bedded limestones. -from Authors

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)724-738
Number of pages15
JournalJournal of Sedimentary Petrology
Issue number4
StatePublished - Jan 1 1988


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

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