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WABAUNSEE GROUP

WABAUNSEE GROUP - cyclic deposits, principally shale, sitlstone, sandstone with thin limestone beds and minor coal
State Missouri
Name WABAUNSEE GROUP
Geologic age Phanerozoic | Paleozoic | Carboniferous Pennsylvanian-Late [Upper Virgilian]
Primary rock type shale
Secondary rock type siltstone
Other rock types sandstone; limestone; coal
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale (Bed)
Sedimentary > Clastic > Siltstone (Bed)
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone (Bed)
Minor
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)
Incidental
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 Atchison - Holt - Nodaway