Carbonate mounds as a possible example for microbial activity in geological processes

Author(s): Henriet, Jean-Pierre; Guidard, S.; De Mol, B.; Dullo, W. C.; Freiwald, A.; Jorgensen, B.; Parkes, J.; Patching, J.
Ocean Drilling Program, Proposal 573 Team
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Renard Centre of Marine Geology, Ghent, Belgium
Southampton Oceanography Centre, United Kingdom
Max-Planck-Institut für Polar- und Meeresforschung, Federal Republic of Germany
Netherlands Institute for Sea Research, Netherlands
Volume Title: Ocean margin systems
Volume Author(s): Wefer, Gerold, editor; Billett, David; Hebbeln, Dierk; Jorgensen, Bo Barker; Schlüter, Michael; van Weering, Tjeerd C. E.
Source: p.439-455; Hanse conference on Ocean margin systems, Delmenhorst, Federal Republic of Germany, Nov. 19-23, 2000, edited by Gerold Wefer, David Billett, Dierk Hebbeln, Bo Barker Jorgensen, Michael Schlüter and Tjeerd C. E. van Weering. Publisher: Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, Federal Republic of Germany. ISBN: 3-540-43921-8
Note: In English. 39 refs.; illus., incl. sect.
Year of Publication: 2003
Research Program: IODP Integrated Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 06 Petrology, Sedimentary; Algal mats; Algal structures; Atlantic Ocean; Belgica Mounds; Biofilms; Biogenic processes; Biogenic structures; Bioherms; Carbonate rocks; Expedition 307; Integrated Ocean Drilling Program; Marine environment; Mud mounds; North Atlantic; Northeast Atlantic; Phanerozoic; Porcupine Seabight; Sedimentary rocks; Sedimentary structures
Coordinates: N512200 N512700 W0113300 W0114400
Record ID: 2005002029
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