Multimedia Gallery - Ultisol: Plinthic Kandiudult

Download Image

6.11 MB

Full Name


Email Address

This content is governed by a Creative Commons license (CC-BY-NC). I acknowledge that permission for use of this content is granted solely for educational purposes; all use for commercial gain is prohibited. Contact the owner for any other use.

Ultisol: Plinthic Kandiudult

ID # 110

Ultisol: Plinthic Kandiudult
From The Marbut Memorial Slide Collection

STEM Standard addressed: LS2B - Cycles of Matter and Energy Transfer in Ecosystems

Appropriate Grade Level(s)
  • 9-12
  • College-level
Materials are best used for
  • Classroom Lectures
  • Distance Education Classes
  • Extension Presentations
General Course Areas
  • Soil Taxonomy and Genesis

Category: Ultisols

Slide 9-5. Plinthic Kandiudult. Red-Yellow Podzolic Soil. Location: Upper Coastal Plain of central North Carolina. Parent Material: Coastal Plain sediments. Horizons and Depths: Ap 0-20 cm (0-8"); E 20-30 cm (8-12"); Bt1 30-67 cm (12-26"); Bt2 67-125 cm (27-49"); Btv 125-160 cm+ (49-63"+). The scale is marked in cm on right and 30 cm (1 foot) units on left. These old, nearly level soils are very strongly acid and quite thick.

Soil Science Society of America. 1993. The Marbut Memorial Slides. SSSA, Madison, WI.

Peer Review: Yes

Credit this item to: SSSA
Media Date: 1993-07-01
Provided By: (SSSA) Soil Science Society of America


  • * Soil Science Society of America

Submitted By: (SSSA) Soil Science Society of America


  • Marbut
  • Soil Order
  • Soil Horizon - General
  • Soil Profile - General
  • Udult
  • Red-Yellow Podzolic Soil


Please login to submit a comment.

Log In to your account

Already a member, certified, or existing customer?*

* Cookies must be accepted to log in.

Not sure if you have an account?
Check Your Email

Join Us!
Connect with members and access the information you need.
Learn more.

Ready to Join?
If you have an account, login on the left. Not sure if you have an account or need to create one? Check your email with the link above. We look forward to welcoming you.