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Geologic Unit: Furner Valley

Usage:

Furner Valley Limestone of Oquirrh Group (UT*)


Geologic age:

Pennsylvanian, Late*
Missourian*
Virgilian*
Permian, Early*
Wolfcampian*


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

Type section: east side of Jericho Ridge, in E/2 secs. 6, 7, and 18, T. 13 S., R. 2 W., southern East Tintic Mountains, Furner Ridge quadrangle, Juab Co., UT (Morris and others, 1977).
Reference section: measured on west side of Jericho Ridge in W/2 sec. 6, 7, 18, T. 13 S., R. 2 W. Named from Furner Valley, which separates Jericho and Furner Ridges (Morris and others, 1977).


AAPG geologic province:

Great Basin province*


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

Asterisk (*) indicates published by U.S. Geological Survey authors.

"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 ([ ]).