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Microbial remains in Middle Proterozoic rocks of Northern Australia
Author(s): Marina Astafieva; Richard B. Hoover; Alexei Yu. Rozanov; P. Vickers-Rich; A. Wilde
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Investigation of the samples of the McArthur River complex ore deposit, one of the most zinc-lead mineral province in the world, brings us to conclusion about possibility of biogenic origin of sulfides in McArthur River ore deposit and to make supposition about formation of studied rocks in the photic zone of the sea.

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Date Published: 1 November 2004
PDF: 11 pages
Proc. SPIE 5555, Instruments, Methods, and Missions for Astrobiology VIII, (1 November 2004); doi: 10.1117/12.558919
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Marina Astafieva, Paleontological Institute (Russia)
Richard B. Hoover, NASA National Space Science and Technology Ctr. (United States)
Alexei Yu. Rozanov, Paleontological Institute (Russia)
P. Vickers-Rich, Monash Univ. (Australia)
A. Wilde, Monash Univ. (Australia)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 5555:
Instruments, Methods, and Missions for Astrobiology VIII
Richard B. Hoover; Gilbert V. Levin; Alexei Y. Rozanov, Editor(s)

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