intraformational conglomerate

intraformational conglomerate

[¦in·trə‚fȯr′māsh·ən·əl kən′gläm·ə·rət]
(geology)
A conglomerate in which clasts and the matrix are contemporaneous in origin.
A conglomerate formed in the midst of a geologic formation.
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Intraformational conglomerate, bird's-eye (fenestrate) structures, and abundant rugs (Fig.
In this paper we show that desiccation mudcracks, storm-produced intraclasts, intraformational conglomerate, and bird's-eye structures taken together indicate an intertidal and supratidal environment during deposition of the Kokomo Limestone.