(New Search)
Nullabor Limestone STRATNO: 14344
Current: No Rank: Formation, beds Status: Misspelt State(s): SA , WA
Category: Variation of published name Usage: Described Definition Card: No
Originator: Entry date: 01-JAN-88Last Update: 20-AUG-18
Replaced by: Nullarbor Limestone Previously known as:
Description:
Comments: Misspelling of Nullarbor.
Geological province: No province information available
Type state: Reference section type:
Maximum thickness: mMinimum thickness:
Unit Age Event: deposition
Top of unit -
Minimum age: Tertiary Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:
Maximum age: Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:
Base of unit -
Minimum age: Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:
Maximum age: Tertiary Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:

Related units: Relationship: Contact Type:
First Reference:
REFID: 31562 Johnstone, M.H., Lowry, D.C., Quilty, P.G., 1973, The geology of southwestern Australia - a review., Royal Society of Western Australia. Journal, 56, 5-15

Use on maps:
REFID: 36701 Jackson, M.J., Matveev, G., Lamberts, I.T., van de Graaff, W.J.E., 1981, Geology of the Officer Basin, Western Australia 1:1 000 000 geological series map. Plate 1, 1st edition., Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia & Geological Survey of WA, 1v


Full Bibliographic Details (ordered by usage, publication year)

REFID: 22613 Rankin, L.R. , Benbow, M.C. , Fairclough, M.C. , Daly, S.J. 1996 Barton South Australia 1:250 000 Geological Series - Explanatory Notes (Sheet SH 53-9) Geological Survey of South Australia 44
Usage: Described (p22) Min age from reference: Middle Miocene Max age from reference: Middle Miocene Comments: Eucla Basin
REFID: 42108 Jones, B.G. 1990 Cretaceous and Tertiary sedimentation on the western margin of the Eucla Basin. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 37(3) p317-329
Usage: Described (p322) Comments: See also Fig.1
REFID: 24443 Bradshaw, B.E. , Rollet, N. , Totterdell, J.M. , Borissova, I. 2003 A Revised Structural Framework for Frontier Basins on the Southern and Southwestern Australian Continental Margin Geoscience Australia. Record 1v. 44p
Usage: Briefly described (Fig.7) Min age from reference: Oligocene Max age from reference: Eocene Comments: Overlies Piginda [Pidinga?] Formation. Geological Province: Bight Basin.
REFID: 24347 Li, Q. , James, N.P. , McGowran, B. 2003 Middle and Late Eocene Great Australian Bight lithobiostratigraphy and stepwise evolution of the southern Australian continental margin Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 50(1) p113-128
Usage: Briefly described (p115 Fig.2) Min age from reference: Middle Miocene Max age from reference: Middle Miocene Comments: Misspelt - see Nullarbor Limestone.
REFID: 24094 Craig, R.S. 2002 The palaeobiogeography of Late Cretaceous and Cenozoic brachipods from Western Australia Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 179 (3-4) p267-292
Usage: Briefly described (p273) Comments: Overlies Abrakurrie Limestone. Geological Province: Eucla Basin
REFID: 23792 Hill, P. , Rollet, N. , Symonds, P. 2001 Seafloor mapping of the South-east Marine Region and adjacent waters - AUSTREA final report: Lord Howe Island, south-east Australian margin (includes Tasmania and South Tasman Rise) and central Great Australia Bight Australian Geological Survey Organisation. Record 2001/8 83p
Usage: Briefly described (Fig.D4) Min age from reference: Recent Max age from reference: Early Eocene Comments: Equivalent to Dugong supersequence. Geological Province: Bight Basin.
REFID: 22614 Benbow, M.C. , Crooks, A.F. , Rankin, L.R. , Martin, A.R. , Fairclough, M.C. 1995 Barton Map Sheet, South Australia, Geological Survey, Geological Atlas 1:250000 Series, sheet SH/53-9 Geological Survey of South Australia
Usage: Briefly described (map) Min age from reference: Miocene Max age from reference: Miocene Comments:
REFID: 43672 Stagg, H.M.J. , Willcox, J.B. 1992 Structure and hydrocarbon potential of the Bremer Basin, southwest Australia. BMR Journal of Australian Geology and Geophysics 12(4) p327-337
Usage: Briefly described (p330) Comments:
REFID: 32892 Robinson, N.J. 1976 Limestone resources and utilisation in the cement industry. IN Illawarra district conference. AusIMM 1v p221-230
Usage: Briefly described (p223) Comments:
REFID: 31562 Johnstone, M.H. , Lowry, D.C. , Quilty, P.G. 1973 The geology of southwestern Australia - a review. Royal Society of Western Australia. Journal 56 5-15
Usage: Briefly described (p13) Comments: See also Stratigraphic table P10
REFID: 68715 Hou, B. , Fabris, A.J. , Michaelsen, B.H. , Katona, L.F. , Keeling, J.L. , Stoian, L. , Wilson, T.C. , Fairclough, M.C. , Cowley, W.M. 2012 Paleodrainage and Cenozoic coastal barriers of South Australia: new map and GIS dataset MESA Journal 66 26-32
Usage: Mentioned (p30 Fig.5) Min age from reference: Miocene Max age from reference: Miocene Comments: Bunda Plateau, Eucla Basin.
REFID: 64646 Hou, B. , Keeling, J.L. 2008 Eucla Basin, an emerging new heavy mineral province of global significance: old province, new ideas MESA Journal 49 20-26
Usage: Mentioned (p23 Fig. 3, p24 Fig. 4) Min age from reference: Miocene Max age from reference: Miocene Comments: Geological Province: Eucla Basin.
REFID: 61630 Lisk, M. , Hall, D. , Ostby, J. , Brincat, M.P. 2001 Addressing the oil migration risks in the Great Australian Bight IN Hill, K.C.and Bernecker, T. (eds) "Eastern Australasian Basins Symposium: a refocused energy perspective for the future" Petroleum Exploration Society of Australia. Special Publication 1v p553-562
Usage: Mentioned (p555 Fig. 3) Min age from reference: Quaternary Max age from reference: Oligocene Comments: Geological Province: Bright and Duntroon Basins.
REFID: 22626 Li, Q. , James, N.P. , Bone, Y. , McGowran, B. 1996 Foraminiferal biostratigraphy and depositional enviroments of the mid-Cenozoic Abrakurrie Limestone, Eucla Basin, southern Australia Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 43(4) p437-450
Usage: Mentioned (437,448) Min age from reference: Middle Miocene Max age from reference: Middle Miocene Comments: Geol province Eucla Basin. Max thickness 60 m
REFID: 43667 Feary, D.A. , James, N.P. , McGowran, B. , Smart, P.L. 1995 Cenozoic cool-water carbonates of the Great Australian Bight: reading the record of Southern Ocean evolution, sea-level, paleoclimate, and biogenic production. Australian Geological Survey Organisation. Record 1995/78 p1-102
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.3,p12) Max age from reference: Middle Miocene Comments:
REFID: 36701 Jackson, M.J. , Matveev, G. , Lamberts, I.T. , van de Graaff, W.J.E. 1981 Geology of the Officer Basin, Western Australia 1:1 000 000 geological series map. Plate 1, 1st edition. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia & Geological Survey of WA 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Map legend) Min age from reference: Tertiary Max age from reference: Tertiary Comments: Misspelling of Nullarbor ?
REFID: 46993 Tilbury, L.A. , Fraser, A.R. 1981 Submarine valleys on the Ceduna Terrace off South Australia. BMR Journal of Australian Geology and Geophysics 6(3) p259-264
Usage: Mentioned (p262) Comments: Misspelling of Nullarbor Limestone?
REFID: 30012 Bunting, J.A. , van de Graaff, W.J.E. 1977 Cundeelee, Western Australia 1:250 000 geol. Series Sheet SH51-11 Explanatory notes Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia 1v 27pp
Usage: Mentioned (p21) Comments: Misspelling of Nullarbor?

Bibliographic references returned: 18 This data is subject to Geoscience Australia's disclaimer and copyright statements.