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Geologic Unit: Doe Creek

Usage:

Doe Creek Lentil of Marlow Formation of Whitehorse Group (OK)
Doe Creek Sandstone Member of Marlow Formation of Whitehorse Group (OK*)


Geologic age:

Middle Permian (Guadalupian)*


Type section, locality, area and/or origin of name:

Named from Doe Creek in T. 25 N., R. 18 W., Woodward Co., northwestern OK. Type section not designated; perhaps in Doe Creek mounds, which are buttes along valley of Doe Creek. Occurs in Cleveland Hills, Whitehorse mounds, Wildcat mounds, Woods Co., OK; Doe Creek mounds and vicinity of Woodward, Woodward Co., OK (Branson, 1955).


AAPG geologic province:

Anadarko basin*


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For more information, please contact Nancy Stamm, Geologic Names Committee Secretary.

Asterisk (*) indicates usage by the U.S. Geological Survey. Other usages by state geological surveys.

"No current usage" (†) implies that a name has been abandoned or has fallen into disuse. Former usage and, if known, replacement name given in parentheses ( ).

Slash (/) indicates name does not conform with nomenclatural guidelines (CSN, 1933; ACSN, 1961, 1970; NACSN, 1983, 2005). This may be explained within brackets ([ ]).

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