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LANSING GROUP

LANSING GROUP - cyclic deposits of limestone and shale
State Missouri
Name LANSING GROUP
Geologic age Phanerozoic | Paleozoic | Carboniferous Pennsylvanian-Late [Upper Missourian]
Comments Cyclic deposits, shale, limestone with minor sandstone
Primary rock type shale
Secondary rock type limestone
Other rock types sandstone
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale (Bed)
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)
Minor
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 Andrew - Buchanan - Cass - Clay - Daviess - DeKalb - Gentry - Platte - Ray - Worth