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LAMOTTE SANDSTONE

LAMOTTE SANDSTONE - sandstone with some dolomitic and shaly lenses; coarse - graines to conglomeratic and arkosic at base
State Missouri
Name LAMOTTE SANDSTONE
Geologic age Phanerozoic | Paleozoic | Cambrian-Furongian [Croixian]
Comments Lamotte Sandstone- (350 ft. max) quartzose sandstone with some dolomitic and shaly lenses, conglomeratic and arkosic at base
Primary rock type sandstone
Secondary rock type
Other rock types
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone (Bed)
Map references
Middendorf, M. A., and others, 2003, Geologic Map of Missouri: Missouri Geological Survey. Scale 1:500K
Unit references
Howe, W. B. and Koenig, 1961, The Stratigraphic Succession in Missouri: Missouri Geological Survey and Water Resources, Vol XL. 2nd Series.
Counties Camden - Iron - Laclede - Madison - Sainte Genevieve - Saint Francois - Washington