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Geologic Unit: Naomi Peak

Usage:

Naomi Peak Tongue of Twin Knobs Formation (ID*,UT*)
Naomi Peak Limestone Member of Langston Formation (ID,UT)


Geologic age:

Middle Cambrian*


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

Excellent section on north side of North Fork of High Creek, approx. 6.5 mi northeast of Richmond, UT. Origin of name not stated by author (Maxey, 1958).


AAPG geologic province:

Snake River basin*
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 ([ ]).