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Geologic Unit: Bunger

Usage:

No current usage.
(†Bunger Formation of Cisco Group of Plummer, 1919 (TX) is part of Graham Formation. See Graham.)


Geologic age:

Late Pennsylvanian (Virgilian)


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

Named from Bunger, Young Co., Brazos River region, central northern TX (US geologic names lexicons, USGS Bull. 896, 1200).


AAPG geologic province:

Bend arch


For more information, please contact Nancy Stamm, Geologic Names Committee Secretary.

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