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PREFERRED TERM
biogenic sediment
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • Sediment composed of greater than 50 percent material of biogenic origin. Because the biogenic material may be skeletal remains that are not organic, all biogenic sediment is not necessarily organic-rich.

DESCRIPTION
  • Sediment composed of greater than 50 percent material of biogenic origin. Because the biogenic material may be skeletal remains that are not organic, all biogenic sediment is not necessarily organic-rich.

IDENTIFIER
  • biogenicSediment

TITLE
  • biogenic sediment

URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/LithologyValue/biogenicSediment
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