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Geologic Unit: Laguna Springs

Usage:

/Laguna Springs Volcanic Group (UT*)

[A group name combines a geographic name with the term "group," and no lithic designation is included (ACSN, 1961, 1970; NACSN, 1983, 2005).]


Subunits:

(alphabetical): North Standard Latite, Pinyon Queen Latite, Tintic Delmar Latite.


Geologic age:

Tertiary*
Oligocene*


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

Near Laguna Springs in lower part of the Canyon of Pinyon Creek, in W/2 NW/4 sec. 35, T. 9 S., R. 2 W., Utah Co., UT (Morris and Lovering, 1961).


AAPG geologic province:

Wasatch uplift*


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 ([ ]).