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Geologic Unit: Wiggler Wash

Usage:

Wiggler Wash Member of Carmel Formation of San Rafael Group (UT*)


Geologic age:

Jurassic, Late


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

Type section: Wiggler Wash, 6.4 km east of Kodachrome State Park, in secs. 17 through 20, T. 38 S., R. 1 W., Kane Co., UT (Thompson and Stokes, 1970).


AAPG geologic province:

Plateau sedimentary province


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

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

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Slash (/) indicates name does not conform with nomenclatural guidelines (CSN, 1933; ACSN, 1961, 1970; NACSN, 1983, 2005). This may be explained within brackets ([ ]).