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Mississippian rocks, undivided

Mississippian rocks, undivided; Arroyo Penasco Group in Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Sierra Nacimiento, San Pedro Mountain, and Sandia Mountains; Lake Valley Limestone in south-central New Mexico
State New Mexico
Name Mississippian rocks, undivided
Geologic age Phanerozoic | Paleozoic | Carboniferous Mississippian
Primary rock type limestone
Secondary rock type medium-grained mixed clastic
Other rock types
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)no lith description on map includes a "limestone" formation most Miss. rocks the western US are ls
Map references
Anderson, O.J., Jones.G.E., and Green, G.N., compilers, 1997, Geologic map of New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 97-52.
Unit references
Anderson, O.J., Jones.G.E., and Green, G.N., compilers, 1997, Geologic map of New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 97-52.
Counties Hidalgo - Luna - Mora - Sandoval - San Miguel - Santa Fe - Socorro - Taos