|Name||Devonian Seboomook Formation, unnamed pelite|
Sedimentary > Clastic > MudstoneW - Weakly metamorphosed; contains local occurrences of prehnite and pumpellyite; Protolith A - Pelite
|Comments||Revised as a formation of the Seboomook Group to follow usage of Pollock (1987). Occurs in central Maine trough in west-central ME. Consists of sulfidic schist interbedded with metasandstone and metasiltstone and local metaconglomerate. (ME004) Unit description from USGS GEOLEX website (ME078). AA - Low rank amphibolite facies; AB - Medium rank amphibolite facies; AC - High rank amphibolite facies; E - Epidote-amphibolite facies; GS - Greenschist facies; Protolith C - Sulfidic/carbonaceous pelite.|
Osberg, P.H., Hussey, A.M., and Boone, G.M., 1985, Bedrock geologic map of Maine: Maine Geological Survey, Dept. of Conserv., scale 1:500,000.
|Counties||Aroostook - Piscataquis|