|Name||Devonian marine rocks, unit 1 (Death Valley)|
|Geologic age||Middle to Late Devonian|
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Dolostone (Bed)Thick-bedded, fine-grained
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)Thick-bedded, fine-grained, locally fossiliferous
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone (Bed)Quartzose sandstone, mainly near base and top of unit
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metacarbonate > MarbleCalcitic to dolomitic marble resulting from contact and regional metamorphism of limestone and dolostone
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > Quartzite
|Comments||Southeastern California. Consists primarily of dolostone, limestone, and minor quartzite|
|Stratigraphic units||Sultan Limestone, Lost Burro Fm., Nevada Fm., Devils Gate Limestone|
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|Counties||Inyo - San Bernardino|