Paleoproterozoic pelitic schist

Includes Rinconada Formation in northern New Mexico and Blue Springs Schist in Manzano Mountains.
State New Mexico
Name Paleoproterozoic pelitic schist
Geologic age Paleoproterozoic
Lithologic constituents
Major
Metamorphic > Schist > Mica-schist > Muscovite-schistno lith description on map - description from GEOLEX
Minor
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > Slateno lith description on map - description from GEOLEX
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > Quartziteno lith description on map - description from GEOLEX
References

New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources, 2003, Geologic Map of New Mexico, scale 1:500,000 (includes some new polygons, faults, and attributes not in NM001 - heads up digitizing by JHorton).

USGS Geologic Names lexicon found at: http://ngmdb.usgs.gov/Geolex/

https://ngmdb.usgs.gov/Geolex/search

NGMDB product
Counties Bernalillo - Mora - Rio Arriba - Taos - Torrance - Valencia