Chanute Shale of Kansas City Group (IA*,KS*,MO*,NE*)
Chanute Formation of Ochelata Group (OK*)
(alphabetical): Belton Sand [Lens] (MO), Cement City Limestone Member (IA,KS*,NE), Cottage Grove Sandstone Member (KS*,OK), Liberty Memorial Member (MO), Muncie Creek Member (IA), Noxie Member (OK) or Noxie Sandstone Member (KS) or Noxie Sandstone Lentil (KS), Union Station Member (MO).
Late Pennsylvanian (Missourian)*
Named from development in vicinity of Chanute, Neosho Co., southeastern KS (Haworth and Kirk, 1894).
Forest City basin*
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