Sinemurian


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Sinemurian

[sin·ə′myu̇r·ē·ən]
(geology)
A European stage of geologic time; Lower Jurassic, above Hattangian and below Pliensbachian.
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Latrille C, Elsass F, van Oort F, Denaix L (2001) Physical speciation of trace metals in Fe-Mn concretions from a rendzic lithosol developed on Sinemurian limestones (France).
It was quarried from selected carbonate beds within the Lower Jurassic, Sinemurian Stage, Coma Formation (Cassinis, 1968).