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Organic Mud (Substrate Subclass)

Component: Substrate

Unique Identifier: 316

Substrate Origin Biogenic Substrate
Substrate Class Organic Substrate
Substrate Subclass Organic Mud


Description
Definition Unconsolidated organic substrate with a median particle size of less than 0.0625 millimeters (Silts, Clays, and Muds), and an organic carbon content of greater than 5%.