The Development of Overgrowths from Echinoderm Fragments

  1. Maurice E. Tucker3 and
  2. Robin G. C. Bathurst4
  1. B. D. Evamy and
  2. D. J. Shearman

Published Online: 29 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444304510.ch19

Carbonate Diagenesis

Carbonate Diagenesis

How to Cite

Evamy, B. D. and Shearman, D. J. (1990) The Development of Overgrowths from Echinoderm Fragments, in Carbonate Diagenesis (eds M. E. Tucker and R. G. C. Bathurst), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444304510.ch19

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Department of Geological Sciences, University of Durham, UK

  2. 4

    Derwen Deg Fawr, Llanfair DC, Ruthin, Clwyd, North Wales, UK

Author Information

  1. Department of Geology, Imperial College of Science and Technology, London, Great Britain

  1. Enterprise Oil PLC, Strand, London WC2N 5HU, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 21 AUG 1990

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632029389

Online ISBN: 9781444304510



  • overgrowths from echinoderm fragments;
  • overgrowth from echinoderm fragment - single crystal of calcite in lattice continuity;
  • vertical sections through overgrowths, showing complex zoning;
  • iron-bearing parts of overgrowths, exhibiting succession of light and dark stained sub-zones;
  • iron-free calcites