|Name||Paleozoic marine rocks, undivided, unit 3 (Eastern Sierra Nevada)|
|Geologic age||Late Proterozoic(?) to Mesozoic(?)|
Metamorphic > Granoblastic > Hornfels
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > Argillite
Sedimentary > Chemical > Chert
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone
Metamorphic > Schist
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > Phyllite
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > Slate
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metacarbonate > Marble
Sedimentary > Clastic > Conglomerate (Bed)
|Comments||Eastern Sierra Nevada. Structurally complex rocks composed primarily of hornfels, schist, and quartzite. Includes rocks of Cambrian to Pennsylvanian age, and possibly some rocks of Mesozoic age|
|Stratigraphic units||Mt. Aggie Fm., Convict Lake Fm., Aspen Meadow Fm., Squares Tunnel Fm., Bright Dot Fm., Mt. Baldwin Marble|
Jennings, C.W., Strand, R.G., Rogers, T.H., Boylan, R.T., Moar, R.R., and Switzer, R.A., 1977, Geologic Map of California: California Division of Mines and Geology, Geologic Data Map 2, scale 1:750,000.
Jennings, C.W., 1985, An explanatory text to accompany the 1:750,000 scale fault and geologic maps of California: California Division of Mines and Geology, Bulletin 201, 197 p.
Matthews, R.A., and Burnett, J.L., 1966, Geologic map of California, Olaf P. Jenkins edition, Fresno sheet, scale 1:250,000.
Strand, R.G., 1967, Geologic map of California, Olaf P. Jenkins edition, Mariposa sheet, scale 1:250,000.
Koenig, J.B., 1963, Geologic map of California, Olaf P. Jenkins edition, Walker Lake sheet, scale 1:250,000.
Stevens, C.H., and Greene, D.C., 1999, Stratigraphy, depositional history, and tectonic evolution of Paleozoic continental-margin rocks in roof pendants of the eastern Sierra Nevada, California: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 111, p. 919-933.
Schweickert, R.A., and Lahren, M.M., 1993, Tectonics of the east-central Sierra Nevada--Saddlebag Lake and Northern Ritter Range pendants, in Lahren, M.M., Trexler, J.H., Jr., and Spinosa, C., eds., Crustal evolution of the Great Basin and the Sierra Nevada: Geological Society of America Cordilleran Section Guidebook, Department of Geological Sciences, University of Nevada, Reno, p. 313-351.
Chesterman, C.W., and Gray, C.H., Jr., 1975, Geology of the Bodie quadrangle, Mono County, California: California Division of Mines and Geology, Map Sheet 21, scale 1:48,000.
Chesterman, C.W., 1975, Geology of the Matterhorn Peak quadrangle, Mono and Tuolumne Counties, California: California Division of Mines and Geology, Map Sheet 22, scale 1:48,000.
|Counties||Fresno - Inyo - Mono - Tuolumne|