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Panther Seep Formation

Panther Seep Formation; Organ, Franklin, and San Andres Mountains
State New Mexico
Name Panther Seep Formation
Geologic age Phanerozoic | Paleozoic | Carboniferous Pennsylvanian
Comments Reference NM008 suggests mostly sandstone.
Primary rock type fine-grained mixed clastic
Secondary rock type limestone
Other rock types evaporite
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mixed-clastic (Bed)mostly fine-grained clastics
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.
USGS Geologic Names Lexicon (GEOLEX)
Counties Dona Ana - Otero