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Geologic Unit: Crekola

Usage:

Crekola Sandstone Member of Boggy Formation of Krebs Group (OK*)


Geologic age:

Middle Pennsylvanian (Desmoinesian)*


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

Named for fact that village of Crekola, in E/2 sec. 10, T. 14 N., R. 17 E., Muskogee Co., eastern OK, is located on this sandstone (Wilson, 1935).


AAPG geologic province:

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 ([ ]).