|Name||Silurian and/or Ordovician marine rocks, unit 2 (Bishop)|
|Geologic age||Late Cambrian(?) to Early Permian(?)|
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > Argillite
Metamorphic > Granoblastic > HornfelsIncludes calc-hornfels and siliceous hornfels
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone (Bed)Primarily quartzose sandstone of Mt. Morrison Sandstone
Sedimentary > Chemical > Chert (Bed)Primarily black phosphatic chert of Squares Tunnel Fm.
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metacarbonate > Marble
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > Quartzite
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > Slate
Sedimentary > Clastic > Conglomerate (Bed)Thin conglomerate beds in Bright Dot Fm.
|Comments||Eastern Sierra Nevada. Structurally complex rocks of latest Cambrian(?) to Early Permian(?) age; originally mapped as Silurian to Ordovician. Composed primarily of argillite, hornfels, quartzose sandstone, chert, and marble|
|Stratigraphic units||Buzztail Spring Fm., Hilton Creek Marble, Convict Lake Fm., Mount Aggie Fm., Mount Morrison Sandstone, Aspen Meadow Fm., Squares Tunnel Fm., Bright Dot Fm., Mt. Baldwin Marble|
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