Antelope Valley Limestone of Pogonip Group (CA*,NV*)
(alphabetical): Aysees Member (NV*), Paiute Ridge Member (CA,NV*), Ranger Mountains Member (CA*,NV*).
Named from occurrence in Antelope Valley region, Eureka and Nye Cos., central NV. Well exposed on Martins [Martin] Ridge, in T. 15 N., R. 49 E., a linear northward-trending ridge that separates Copenhagen Canyon from Antelope Valley and is about [35 mi] southwest of Eureka, south Eureka Co., central NV (Nolan and others, 1956; McKee, 1976).
Great Basin province*
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