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13] values there exists parallelism, which is not connected with the depth of original organic matter burial but correlated with the catagenesis stages B-GF (pic.
But his terms like catagenesis and panarchy can actually be useful.
Just as natural clay catalysts help transform kerogen to petroleum through catagenesis, metallic catalysts help transform complex hydrocarbons to lighter molecular chains in modern refining processes.