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Geologic Unit: Donegal

Usage:

No current usage.
(Rocks of †Donegal Limestone of Sumner Group (KS-local) reallocated to Wellington Formation. See Wellington.)


Geologic age:

Early Permian (Leonardian)


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

Not stated. Origin of name not stated by author (Moore, 1936).


AAPG geologic province:

Forest City basin


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

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