Marmaton Group

Cyclic deposits, shale and limestone with sandstone, clay and several coal beds, some workable.
State Missouri
Name Marmaton Group
Geologic age Middle Pennsylvanian-Middle Series-Desmonian Stage
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale (Bed)
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)
Minor
Sedimentary > Coal (Bed)
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Claystone (Bed)
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone (Bed)
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone (Bed)
Stratigraphic units Marmaton Group- (130 ft. max) includes Fort Scott Subgroup-(30 ft. max) Blackjack Creek FM, Little Osage FM, Higginville FM. Appanoose Subgroup-(100 ft. max) Labette FM, Pawnee FM, Bandera FM, Altamont FM, Nowata FM, Lenapah FM, Holdenville FM.
References

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

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