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Kiamichi Formation and Goodland Limestone

Kiamichi Formation and Goodland Limestone
StateArkansas
NameKiamichi Formation and Goodland Limestone
Geologic agePhanerozoic | Mesozoic | Cretaceous-Early
Original map labelKkg
CommentsFossiliferrous marl, shell breccia and sandy limestone. Marl refers to loosley consolidated calcareous clays, silts and sands containing glauconite
Primary rock typemixed clastic/carbonate
Secondary rock typecarbonate
Other rock typeslimestone
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Marlstone (Bed)
Minor
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone > Coquina
Map references
Haley, B. R., Glick, E. E., Bush, W. V.; Clardy, B. F.; Stone, C. G.; Woodward, M. B., Zachry, D.L., 1993, Geologic Map of Arkansas: U.S.Geological Survey Special Geologic Map. Scale 1:500K
Unit references
Dane,C. H.,1929, Upper Cretaceous formations of southwestern Arkansas: Arkansas Geol. Survey Bull.1, 215 pp.
Geographic coverageLittle River - Sevier

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