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Geologic Unit: Boggy

Usage:

Boggy Formation of Krebs Group (OK*)
Boggy Shale of Krebs Group (OK*)
Boggy Formation (AR*)


Subunits:

(alphabetical): Bluejacket Sandstone Member (OK*), Crekola Sandstone Member (OK*), Inola Limestone Member (OK*), Taft Sandstone Member (OK*).


Geologic age:

Middle Pennsylvanian (Desmoinesian)*


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

Named from exposures along North Boggy Creek, Pittsburg and Atoka Cos., OK (Taff, 1899).


AAPG geologic province:

Arkoma basin*
Chautauqua platform*


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 ([ ]).