Geologic Unit: Devils Gate
Devils Gate Limestone*
Type section: At Devils Gate, 8 mi northwest of Eureka [Devon Peak 7.5-min quadrangle], Eureka Co., NV (Merriam, 1940).
Unit Name History:
Named; Biostratigraphic dating (Merriam, 1940). Adopted by USGS; Biostratigraphic dating (Nolan and others, 1956).
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Last modified: 15-Jan-2013