Geologic Unit: McCoy Creek
McCoy Creek Group (NV,UT)
Type section: along McCoy Creek on east slope of Schell Creek Mountains, White Pine Co., NV (Misch and Hazzard, 1962).
(alphabetical): Osceola Argillite (NV), Shingle Creek Quartzite (NV,UT), Stella Lake Quartzite (NV), Strawberry Creek Formation (NV), Willard Creek Quartzite (NV).
Unit Name History:
Named, divided into pre-Willard Creek Quartzite, Willard Creek Quartzite, Strawberry Creek Formation, Shingle Creek Conglomeratic Quartzite, Osceola Argillite, and Stella Lake Quartzite in southern Snake Range, NV, and into informal units in central Schell Creek Mountains, NV, and southeastern Deep Creek Range, UT (Misch and Hazzard, 1962).
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Last modified: 15-Jan-2013