Limestone Petrology Photo Gallery / c-8913_10

Jay Gregg

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c-8913_10, 3.25mm. Fossiliferous grainstone (biosparite) containing a large Lithophyllum grain (center) as well as other coralline (red) algae grains and dasycladician (green algae) grains. The red algae are composed of high Mg calcite and the green algae of aragonite. Seroe Domi Fm., Pliocene, Bonaire, N.A.