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Cretaceous marine rocks (in part nonmarine), unit 2 (West Walker River)

Undivided Cretaceous sandstone, shale, and conglomerate; minor nonmarine rocks in Peninsular Ranges
StateCalifornia
NameCretaceous marine rocks (in part nonmarine), unit 2 (West Walker River)
Geologic ageTriassic(?) and/or Jurassic(?)
Original map labelK
CommentsEast-central California. Metasedimentary and metavolcanic rocks of probable Jurassic and/or Triassic age
Primary rock typesandstone
Secondary rock typemudstone
Other rock typesandesite; rhyolite; dacite; limestone; conglomerate
Lithologic constituents
Map references
Jennings, C.W., Strand, R.G., and Rogers, T.H., 1977, Geologic map of California: California Division of Mines and Geology, scale 1:750,000.
Unit references
Jennings, C.W., Strand, R.G., and Rogers, T.H., 1977, Geologic map of California: California Division of Mines and Geology, scale 1:750,000.
Jennings, C.W., 1985, An explanatory text to accompany the 1:750,000 scale fault and geologic maps of California: California Division of Mines and Geology, Bulletin 201, 197 p.
Koenig, J.B., 1963, Geologic map of California, Olaf P. Jenkins edition, Walker Lake sheet, scale 1:250,000.
Stewart, J.H., Carlson, J.E., and Johannsen, D.C., 1982, Geologic map of the Walker Lake 1ø x 2ø quadrangle, California and Nevada: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-1382-A, scale 1:250,000.
Schweickert, R.A., 1976, Shallow-level plutonic complexes in the eastern Sierra Nevada, California, and their tectonic implications: Geological Society of America Special Paper 176, 58 p.
Geographic coverageAlpine - Mono

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