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Mississippian (1) carbonate rocks in central Utah

StateUtah
NameMississippian (1) carbonate rocks in central Utah
Geologic ageLate Devonian to Mississippian
Original map labelM1
Primary rock typelimestone
Secondary rock typedolostone (dolomite)
Other rock types
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Dolostone (Bed)
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)
Incidental
Sedimentary > Chemical > Chert (Lens)in upper part of Gardison Limestone
Map references
Hintze, L.F., 1980, Geologic map of Utah: Utah Geological and Mineral Survey, scale 1:500,000.
Unit references
Hintze, L.F., 1980, Geologic map of Utah: Utah Geological and Mineral Survey, scale 1:500,000.
Hintze, L.F., 1988, Geologic History of Utah: Brigham Young University Geology Studies Special Publication 7, 202 p.
Geographic coverageJuab - Salt Lake - Tooele - Utah - Wasatch

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