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Triassic (1) sedimentary rocks in Salt southeastern Utah

State Utah
Name Triassic (1) sedimentary rocks in Salt southeastern Utah
Geologic age Early Triassic
Comments fluvial, mudflat, sabkha, shallow marine; redbeds
Primary rock type mudstone
Secondary rock type sandstone
Other rock types siltstone; limestone; evaporite; conglomerate
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mixed-clastic > Sandstone-mudstone (Bed)
Minor
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)
Incidental
Sedimentary > Chemical > Evaporite > Gypsum (Lens)in veins and blobs
Sedimentary > Clastic > Conglomerate (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.
Hintze, L.F., 1988, Geologic History of Utah: Brigham Young University Geology Studies Special Publication 7, 202 p.
Baars, D.L., 2000, Geology of Canyonlands 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. 61-83.
Doelling, H.H., 2000, Geology of Arches National Park, Grand County, 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. 11-36.
Anderson, P.B., Chidsey, Jr., T.C., Sprinkel, D.A., and Willis, G.C., 2000, Geology of Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Utah and Arizona, 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. 301-335.
Counties Emery - Garfield - Grand - San Juan - Wayne