Table 1.

Main lithological units from the Quoyloo Meadow sequence

UnitDepth (cm)Sediment classificationComparable unit (Bunting 1994)
QML-5a; 5b120–159MarlQM-S2 (130–207 cm)
QML-4159–160Tephra
QML-3c; 3d161–189Marl
QML-3a; 3b189–194Detrital marl
QML-2194–206.5Silty clayQM-S1b (207–225 cm)
QML-1c206.5–208Silty clay with organicsQM-S1a (225–260 cm)
QML-1a; 1b208–242Silty clay

Adapted from Timms et al. (2017). Comparable units from Bunting (1994).