biodetritus

biodetritus

Dead organic matter.
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On the other hand, biodetritus tend to accumulate in the bottom sediments whereas biosorption is one of the techniques to remove the heavy metals from the water.
15 m--brownish-grey, bioturbated, argillaceous dolowackestone with varigrained biodetritus, rare oncolites, some DSs, tongue of the Anikaitse Beds in the lower part.
Examples: Fungal elements, insect biodetritus, fiberglass, pollen, dust and skin cell fragments -- Precipitated Particulate Analysis -- What has fallen?