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Bindstone

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Bindstone is a modification proposed by Embry and Klovan (1971) to the Dunham (1962) Boundstone type of limestone where the framework organisms were encrusting and binding the sediment.

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Classification of Carbonates

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  • Dunham, R. J., 1962. Classification of carbonate rocks according to depositional texture. In Ham, W. E. (ed.), Classification of Carbonate Rocks: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Memoir, pp. 108–121.

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  • Embry, A. F., and Klovan, J. E., 1971. A Late Devonian reef tract on Northeastern Banks Island. NWT: Canadian Petroleum Geology Bulletin, Vol. 19, pp. 730–781.

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Flood, P. (2011). Bindstone. In: Hopley, D. (eds) Encyclopedia of Modern Coral Reefs. Encyclopedia of Earth Sciences Series. Springer, Dordrecht. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-90-481-2639-2_186

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