Leipers Limestone (AL*,GA,KY*,TN*)
Leipers Limestone of Chickamauga Group (AL*)
Leipers Formation (AL,TN*)
Type section: along Leipers Creek, 2 mi north of Water Valley, Maury Co., TN (Hayes and Ulrich, 1903).
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