Rustler Formation

Rustler Formation
State Texas
Name Rustler Formation
Geologic age Permian; Ochoa Series
Lithologic constituents
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mixed-clastic > Siltstone-mudstone (Bed)
Comments Limestone, siltstone, sandstone, gypsum, and clay. upper part --ls and dolo. Limestone thickness 100-140 ft. lower part --siltst and fine-grained sandst. thickness 0-50 ft. interbeds of earthy to sparry red gypsum

Bureau of Economic Geology, 1968, Van Horn-El Paso Sheet, Geologic Atlas of Texas: Bureau of Economic Geology, The University of Texas at Austin, scale 1:250,000.

Bureau of Economic Geology, 1992, Geologic Map of Texas: University of Texas at Austin, Virgil E. Barnes, project supervisor, Hartmann, B.M. and Scranton, D.F., cartography, scale 1:500,000.

NGMDB product
Counties Culberson - Loving - Reeves