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Geologic Unit: Tamarack

Tamarack Leuco Adamellite

Geologic Province:
Sierra Nevada province

Areal Extent:

Type Locality:
Not synopsized to date. Occurs in area next to Tamarack Lake, Markleeville 15-min quadrangle, Alpine Co, CA (Parker, 1961)

Unit Name History:
Named (Parker, 1961). Age modified (Koenig, 1963)

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Last modified: 15-Jan-2013