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Mississippian (2) sedimentary rocks in central Utah

State Utah
Name Mississippian (2) sedimentary rocks in central Utah
Geologic age Mississippian
Primary rock type limestone
Secondary rock type sandstone
Other rock types mudstone; phosphorite
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)
Minor
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mixed-clastic > Sandstone-mudstone (Bed)
Incidental
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale > Phosphatic-shale (Bed)at base of Deseret Limestone
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.
Hintze, L.F., 1988, Geologic History of Utah: Brigham Young University Geology Studies Special Publication 7, 202 p.
Counties Juab - Salt Lake - Tooele - Utah - Wasatch