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Bishop Conglomerate

BISHOP CONGLOMERATE--Clasts of red quartzite, gray chert, and limestone in a gray to white tuffaceous sandstone matrix.
StateWyoming
NameBishop Conglomerate
Geologic agePhanerozoic | Cenozoic | Tertiary | Oligocene
Original map labelTbi
Primary rock typeconglomerate
Secondary rock type
Other rock types
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Conglomerate
Incidental
Igneous > Volcanic (Pyroclastic, tuff)
Map references
Love, J.D. and Christiansen, Ann Coe, 1985, Geologic Map of Wyoming: U.S. Geological Survey.
Unit references
Love, J.D. and Christiansen, Ann Coe, 1985, Geologic Map of Wyoming: U.S. Geological Survey.
Geographic coverageSweetwater - Uinta

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