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Journal Article
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Wood, Sharon J.; Donovan, S.K.
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Geography and Geology; Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences
Article Title
A septarian nodule from the sedimentary record of Jamaica: Lessons from a museum specimen
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Journal of the Geological Society of Jamaica
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Date of Publication
1996
Volume ID
31
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33-36
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Abstract
In common with collections elsewhere, many specimens in the University of the West Indies Geology Museum are curated with insufficient locality and stratigraphic data due to inadequate reportage by collectors. The example of the first septarian nodule reported from the Jamaican rock record is used to emphasize this point. Such inadequate information is almost worthless to subsequent researchers.....
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