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Geologic Unit: Burnside Lake

Usage:
Burnside Lake Adamellite

Age:
Cretaceous, Late
Geologic Province:
Sierra Nevada province
Areal Extent:
CA(ec)

Type Locality:
Not synopsized to date. Burnside Lake is in Markleeville quadrangle, Alpine Co, CA (Parker, 1961)

Unit Name History:
Named (Parker, 1961). Age modified (Koenig, 1982). Isotopic dating (Robinson and Kistler, 1986).

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Last modified: 15-Jan-2013