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Shooting Iron Formation

SHOOTING IRON FORMATION--Greenish-gray to pink tuffaceous lacustrine and fluviatile claystone and siltstone, fine-grained sandstone, and conglomerate.
StateWyoming
NameShooting Iron Formation
Geologic agePhanerozoic | Cenozoic | Tertiary | Pliocene
Original map labelTsi
Primary rock typefine-grained mixed clastic
Secondary rock typemedium-grained mixed clastic
Other rock typesmixed clastic/volcanic
Lithologic constituents
Minor
Sedimentary > Clastic > Conglomerate
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone
Sedimentary > Clastic > Siltstone (Tuffaceous)
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Claystone (Tuffaceous)
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 coverageTeton

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