Kansas City Group

Cyclic deposits, limestone and shale with minor sandstone and coal.
State Missouri
Name Kansas City Group
Geologic age Late Pennsylvanian-Upper Series-Missourian Stage
Lithologic constituents
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale (Bed)
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)
Sedimentary > Coal (Bed)
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone (Bed)
Stratigraphic units Kansas City Group- (160ft. Max) includes Bronson Subgroup- Hertha FM, Ladore FM, Swope FM, Galesburg FM, Dennis FM. Linn Subgroup- Cherryvale FM, Drum FM, Chanute FM, Iola FM.( includes Raytown Limestone Member), Zarah Subgroup- Lane FM, Wyandotte FM( includes Argentine Limestone Member), Bonner Springs FM.

Howe, W.B. and Koenig, 1961, The Stratigraphic Succession in Missouri: Missouri Geological Survey and Water Resources, Vol XL. 2nd Series.

NGMDB product
Counties Andrew - Bates - Buchanan - Caldwell - Carroll - Cass - Clay - Clinton - Daviess - DeKalb - Gentry - Grundy - Harrison - Jackson - Johnson - Lafayette - Livingston - Mercer - Nodaway - Platte - Ray - Sullivan - Worth