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Mississippian (2) sedimentary rocks in central Utah

StateUtah
NameMississippian (2) sedimentary rocks in central Utah
Geologic ageMississippian
Original map labelM2
Primary rock typelimestone
Secondary rock typesandstone
Other rock typesmudstone; phosphorite
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)
Minor
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mixed-clastic > Sandstone-mudstone (Bed)
Incidental
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale > Phosphatic-shale (Bed)at base of Deseret 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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