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Triassic and Jurassic sedimentary rocks in southeastern Utah

State Utah
Name Triassic and Jurassic sedimentary rocks in southeastern Utah
Geologic age Early Jurassic
Comments Eolian and floodplain fluvial
Primary rock type sandstone
Secondary rock type mudstone
Other rock types limestone
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone > Arenite (Bed)
Minor
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mixed-clastic > Sandstone-mudstone (Bed)sandstone not as clean, arkose, floodplain
Incidental
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)
Map references
Hintze, L.F., 1980, Geologic map of Utah: Utah Geological and Mineral Survey, scale 1:500,000.
Unit references
Hintze, L.F., 1980, Geologic map of Utah: Utah Geological and Mineral Survey, scale 1:500,000.
Morris, T.H., Manning, V.W., and Ritter, S.M., 2000, Geology of Capitol Reef National Park, Utah: in Sprinkel, D.A., Chidsey, Jr., T.C., and Anderson, P.B., Geology of Utah's Parks and Monuments: Utah Geological Association Publication 28, p. 85-105.
Chidsey, Jr., T.C., Willis, G.C., Sprinkel, D.A., and Anderson, P.B., 2000, Geology of Rainbow Bridge National Monument, Utah: in Sprinkel, D.A., Chidsey, Jr., T.C., and Anderson, P.B., Geology of Utah's Parks and Monuments: Utah Geological Association Publication 28, p. 251-262.
Counties Emery - Garfield - Grand - Kane - San Juan - Wayne