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Mereernie Sandstone Silurian

Found in the Amadeus Basin of central Australia, this is one of the few examples known of a Silurian aeolian sandstone - deposited under desert conditions, as opposed to the usual sandstone resulting from deposition in water.

Sources & Further reading

Penny Van Oosterzee, 1993, The Centre - The Natural history of Australia's Desert Regions, Reed Australia.

 
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