Alpine Formation of Lake Bonneville Group (ID*,UT*)
Alpine Member of Little Cottonwood Formation of Lake Bonneville Group (UT*)
Named from town of Alpine, northern Utah Valley (Bissell, unpub. thesis; Bullock, 1951) .
Reference section: in NW/4 NW/4 sec. 14, T. 3 S., R. 1 E., Salt Lake Co., UT (Morrison, 1965).
Great Basin province*
Snake River basin*
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