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  • In the shallow lakes and enclosed bays of the sea there began to be formed and still is in course of formation a deposit known by the name gyttja, characterized by the diatomaceous shells it contains.
  • Sometimes the gyttja consists mainly of diatoms, and is then called bergmjiil.
  • The gyttja of the lakes is generally covered over by peat of a later date.
 
 

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