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Geologic Unit: Crouse

Usage:

Crouse Limestone of Council Grove Group (KS*,NE,OK*)
Crouse Limestone of Oscar Group (OK)


Geologic age:

Early Permian (Wolfcampian)*


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

Named from Crouse Hill, Foraker quadrangle, Osage Co., central northern OK (Heald, 1916).


AAPG geologic province:

Anadarko basin*
Chautauqua platform*
Forest City basin*
Nemaha anticline*
Sedgwick basin*


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 ([ ]).