Rye Formation (NH,ME)
Rye Complex (NH*,ME*)
Informal members down column from latest to earliest: metavolcanic member, metasedimentary member.
Along the Rye coast, Rye Twp., Rockingham Co., NH (Wandke, 1922).
New England province*
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 ([ ]).