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biostratigraphic unit


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A unit of strata that is characterized by a particular content of fossils which were deposited at the same time as the sediments and distinguish the unit from adjacent strata. A biostratigraphic unit may be of chronostratigraphic or environmental significance.

Subjects: Ecology and Conservation — Earth Sciences and Geography.


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