Doe Creek Lentil of Marlow Formation of Whitehorse Group (OK)
Doe Creek Sandstone Member of Marlow Formation of Whitehorse Group (OK*)
Middle Permian (Guadalupian)*
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).
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