Wood, Sharon J.; Donovan, S.K.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Geography and Geology; Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences
A septarian nodule from the sedimentary record of Jamaica: Lessons from a museum specimen
Journal of the Geological Society of Jamaica
Date of Publication
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.....