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Tamala Eolianite STRATNO: 17716
Current: No Rank: Formation, beds Status: Superseded State(s): WA
Category: Unknown or process pending Usage: Fully described Definition Card: No
Originator: Entry date: 01-JAN-88Last Update: 18-OCT-16
Replaced by: Tamala Limestone Previously known as:
Description:
Comments: Name is synonymous with Coastal Limestone.
Geological province: No province information available
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Maximum thickness: 300mMinimum thickness:
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First Reference:
REFID: 31949 MacQueen, R.W., Ghent, E.D., Davies, G.R., 1974, Magnesium distribution in living and fossil specimens of the echinoid Peronella Lesueuri Agassiz, Shark Bay, Western Australia., Journal of Sedimentary Petrology, 44(1), p60-69

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REFID: 36890 Cockbain, A.E. , Lowry, D.C. , Cope, R.N. , Low, G.H. , Playford, P.E. 1975 Phanerozoic. Geological Survey of Western Australia. Memoir 2 p223-433
Usage: Fully described (p306) Comments:
REFID: 38195 Arakel, A.V. 1982 Genesis of calcrete in Quaternary soil profiles, Hutt and Leeman Lagoons, Western Australia. Journal of Sedimentary Petrology 52(1) p109-125
Usage: Described (p112) Comments:
REFID: 23815 Playford, P.E. , Cope, R.N. , Cockbain, A.E. , Low, G.H. , Lowry, D.C. 1975 Carnarvon Basin IN Geology of Western Australia Geological Survey of Western Australia. Memoir 2
Usage: Described (p305, 306) Min age from reference: Pleistocene Max age from reference: Pleistocene Comments: Name is synonymous with Coastal Limestone. Geological Province: Carnarvon Basin. Max. thickness: 300 m.
REFID: 31949 MacQueen, R.W. , Ghent, E.D. , Davies, G.R. 1974 Magnesium distribution in living and fossil specimens of the echinoid Peronella Lesueuri Agassiz, Shark Bay, Western Australia. Journal of Sedimentary Petrology 44(1) p60-69
Usage: Briefly described (p62) Comments:
REFID: 32750 Quilty, P.G. 1974 Tertiary stratigraphy of Western Australia. Geological Society of Australia. Journal 21(3) p301-318
Usage: Briefly described (p312) Comments:
REFID: 69788 Lipar, M. , Webb, J.A. 2014 Middle-late Pleistocene and Holocene chronostratigraphy and climate history of the Tamala Limestone, Cooloongup and Safety Bay Sands, Nambung National Park, southwestern Western Australia Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 61/8 p1023-1039
Usage: Mentioned (p1025) Min age from reference: Pleistocene Max age from reference: Pleistocene Comments: Gill (1968). Subsequently Tamala Limestone.
REFID: 43504 Mory, A.J. , Commander, D.P. 1994 Geology of the Arrowsmith-Beagle Islands 1:100 000 Sheet Geological Survey of Western Australia. Explanatory Notes 1v 26p
Usage: Mentioned (13) Comments:
REFID: 43297 Mory, A.J. , Commander, D.P. 1994 Geology of the Hill River - Green Head 1:100 000 Sheets. Geological Survey of Western Australia. Explanatory Notes 1v 29p
Usage: Mentioned (p17) Comments: of Logan (1968).Superseded by Tamala Limestone.
REFID: 37215 Arakel, A.V. 1981 Geochemistry and hydrodynamics in the Hutt and Leeman evaporitic lagoons, Western Australia: A comparative study. Marine Geology 41(1/2) p1-35
Usage: Mentioned (p8) Comments:
REFID: 33099 Shackley, M. 1978 A sedimentological study of Devil's Liar, Western Australia. Royal Society of Western Australia. Journal 60(2) p33-40
Usage: Mentioned (p33) Comments:
REFID: 35105 Logan, B.W. , Quilty, P.G. 1976 Carbonate sediments of the west coast of Western Australia. 25th International Geological Congress. Excursion Guide 37A
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REFID: 35056 Connolly, R.R. 1976 Construction materials - Western Australia in Knight C.L.(ed) - Economic geology of Australia and Papua New Guinea - 4. Industrial minerals and rocks. AusIMM. Monograph Series 8 p89-91
Usage: Mentioned (p89) Comments:
REFID: 35059 Baxter, J.L. 1976 Limestone - Western Australia in Knight C.L. (ed) - Economic geology of Australia and Papua New Guinea -4.Industrial minerals and rocks. AusIMM. Monograph Series 8 p205-207
Usage: Mentioned (p205) Comments:
REFID: 29382 Allen, A.D. 1976 Outline of the hydrogeology of the superficial formations of the Swan Coastal Plain. Western Australia. Department of Mines. Report 1975 p75-86
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.13) Comments:

Bibliographic references returned: 14 This data is subject to Geoscience Australia's disclaimer and copyright statements.