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Mississippian (3) sedimentary rocks in western Utah

State Utah
Name Mississippian (3) sedimentary rocks in western Utah
Geologic age Mississippian
Primary rock type fine-grained mixed clastic
Secondary rock type black shale
Other rock types limestone
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mixed-clastic > Siltstone-mudstone (Bed)
Minor
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale > Black-shale (Bed)
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)
Incidental
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale > Phosphatic-shale (Bed)The Delle
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 Box Elder - Tooele