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Tertiary (4) sedimentary rocks in southeastern Utah

State Utah
Name Tertiary (4) sedimentary rocks in southeastern Utah
Geologic age Late Eocene
Primary rock type mudstone
Secondary rock type sandstone
Other rock types limestone
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone (Bed)
Minor
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone (Bed)
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.
Witkind, I.J., Weiss, M.P., and Brown, T.L., 1987, Geologic map of the Manti 30' x 60' quadrangle, Carbon, Emery, Juab, Sanpete, and Sevier counties, Utah: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map I-1631, scale 1:100.000.
Willis, G.C., 1987, The late Eocene formation of Aurora, a replacement for the abandoned Bald Knoll Formation in the Sevier Valley area, central Utah [abst.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 19, no. 5, p. 343.
Counties Sevier - Wayne