Triassic marine rocks, unit 7 (Mono Lake)

Shale, conglomerate, limestone and dolomite, sandstone, slate, hornfels, quartzite; minor pyroclastic rocks
State California
Name Triassic marine rocks, unit 7 (Mono Lake)
Geologic age Paleozoic or Mesozoic
Lithologic constituents
Major
Metamorphic > Granoblastic > Hornfels
Minor
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > Quartzite
Incidental
Sedimentary > Chemical > Chert
Comments Eastern California near Mono Lake. Hornfels, quartzite, and chert
References

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.

Koenig, J.B., 1963, Geologic map of California, Olaf P. Jenkins edition, Walker Lake sheet, scale 1:250,000.

Stewart, J.H., Carlson, J.E., and Johannsen, D.C., 1982, Geologic map of the Walker Lake 1ø x 2ø quadrangle, California and Nevada: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-1382-A, scale 1:250,000.

https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/mf1382A

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.

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Counties Mono