Limestone Photos               
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Roger Weller, geology instructor                       

wellerr@cochise.edu

 

Limestone
last edited:  10/26/16    number of photos:  54
Limestone is a chemical sedimentary rock made of
calcite, CaCO3.                                      
It may be made of just a limey mud or it may consist entirely                              
of fossil shells, or any mixture in between. 


photos
limestone, argillaceous:  A 
limestone, cave onyx:  A
limestone, chalk:  A  B  C  D  E  F
limestone, chalk-White Cliffs of Dover:  A  B
limestone, cherty:  A  B

limestone, coquina:  A  B  C  D 
limestone, crinoidal hash:  A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H
limestone, dolomitic:  A  B  C  D
limestone, encrinal:  A  B
limestone, fossiliferous:  A  B  C 

limestone, fossiliferous-Horquilla limestone:  A  B  C

limestone, fossiliferous-Martin:  A 
limestone, gray:  A  B 
limestone, lithographic:  A  B  C
limestone, oolitic:  A  B  C  D  E  F                                                           

limestone, tear pants structure:  A
limestone, tufa:  A  B  C
limestone, waterlime:  A  B
 

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