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Geologic Unit: Maybelle

Usage:

Maybelle Limestone [unranked] in Lueders Formation of Albany Group (TX-notably in Baylor Co.)
Maybelle Limestone [unranked] in Waggoner Ranch Formation of Wichita Group (TX-notably in Wilbarger Co.)


Geologic age:

Early Permian (Cisuralian; Leonardian)


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

[Origin of name unknown.] Notable exposures east of Lake Kemp, Baylor Co., central northern TX (Romer, 1928; Sellards, 1933).


AAPG geologic province:

Bend arch
Palo Duro basin


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

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"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 ([ ]).