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Carlile Shale, Greenhorn Limestone, and Graneros Shale

StateColorado
NameCarlile Shale, Greenhorn Limestone, and Graneros Shale
Geologic agePhanerozoic | Mesozoic | Cretaceous
Original map labelKcg
Primary rock typeshale
Secondary rock typelimestone
Other rock types
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale
Map references
Tweto, Ogden 1979, Geologic Map of Colorado: U.S. Geological Survey Special Geologic Map, scale 1:500,000.
Unit references
Tweto, Ogden 1979, Geologic Map of Colorado: U.S. Geological Survey Special Geologic Map, scale 1:500,000.
Geographic coverageBaca - Bent - Custer - El Paso - Fremont - Huerfano - Las Animas - Otero - Prowers - Pueblo

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