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Authigenic Carbonate Outcrop (Geoform Type)

Component: Geoform

Unique Identifier: 147

Geoform Origin Geologic
Geoform Rock Outcrop
Geoform Type Authigenic Carbonate Outcrop


Description
Definition These outcrops result from the slow seepage of fluid containing dissolved carbon. They form pavements, chimneys, and rings, donuts, or slabs (Stakes et al. 1999).