No current usage.
(Nevada Formation (NV*) or Nevada Group (NV) abandoned.)
Type section: sequence exposed at Modoc Peak, [Lat. 39 deg. 30 min. 04 sec. N., Long. 116 deg. 02 min. 29 sec. W.] Roberts Mountain quadrangle [now Whistler Mountain 15-min quadrangle], Eureka Co., NV (Merriam, 1940).
Great Basin province
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