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San Andres Limestone and Glorieta Sandstone

San Andres Limestone and Glorieta Sandstone; Guadalupian and Leonardian
StateNew Mexico
NameSan Andres Limestone and Glorieta Sandstone
Geologic agePhanerozoic | Paleozoic | Permian
Original map labelPsg
CommentsSan Adreas Limestone is mostly carbonate, fine-grained mixed clastics, evaporites. Glorieta Sandstone is sandstone.
Primary rock typefine-grained mixed clastic
Secondary rock typecarbonate
Other rock typesevaporite
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mixed-clastic > Sandstone-Mudstone (Bed)limestone and sandstone mostly ss, but some finer grained clastics mixed in the San Andreas
Minor
Sedimentary > Chemical > Evaporite (Bed)limestone and sandstone mostly ss, but some finer grained clastics mixed in the San Andreas
Map references
Anderson, O.J., Jones.G.E., and Green, G.N., compilers, 1997, Geologic map of New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 97-52.
Unit references
Anderson, O.J., Jones.G.E., and Green, G.N., compilers, 1997, Geologic map of New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 97-52.
USGS Geologic Names Lexicon (GEOLEX)
Geographic coverageBernalillo - Cibola - Lincoln - Mora - Otero - Sandoval - Socorro - Torrance - Valencia

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