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KANSAS CITY GROUP

KANSAS CITY GROUP - cyclic deposits, limestone and shale with minor sandstone and coal.
State Missouri
Name KANSAS CITY GROUP
Geologic age Phanerozoic | Paleozoic | Carboniferous Pennsylvanian-Late [Upper Missourian]
Primary rock type limestone
Secondary rock type shale
Other rock types sandstone; coal
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale (Bed)
Minor
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone (Bed)
Sedimentary > Coal (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 Bates - Buchanan - Caldwell - Carroll - Cass - Daviess - Grundy - Jackson - Johnson - Lafayette - Livingston - Mercer - Ray - Sullivan