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Geologic Unit: Mazourka

Usage:

Mazourka Group (CA*)
[?] Mazourka Formation of Pogonip Group (CA)


Subunits:

GROUP STATUS (alphabetical) --all in CA*: Al Rose Formation, Badger Flat Limestone.


Geologic age:

Ordovician*


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

Not stated. Typically exposed in Mazourka Canyon between Barrel Spring Canyon and Lead Canyon Trail, Inyo Range, east-central CA (Phleger, 1933).


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 ([ ]).