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Reef Diagenesis: Introduction

  • J. H. Schroeder
  • B. H. Purser

Abstract

A symposium convened during the Vth International Coral Reef Congress in Papeete, Tahiti, 1985, encouraged the editors to assemble this volume of case studies by participating and, especially, by nonparticipating scientists. An attempt was made to include case studies from various regions and geological periods, carried out on various scales from regional to ultrastructural. We hope to present an overall view of reef diagenesis.

Keywords

Coral Reef Great Barrier Reef Fossil Reef Organic Reef High Magnesium Calcite 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. H. Schroeder
    • 1
  • B. H. Purser
    • 2
  1. 1.Institut für Geologie und PaläontologieTechnische Universität BerlinBerlin 12FRGermany
  2. 2.Laboratoire de Pétrologie Sédimentaire et PaléontologieUniversité de Paris-SudOrsay CedexFrance

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