Contributions to Late Cretaceous paleontology and stratigraphy of New Mexico.
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Published by New Mexico Bureau of Mines & Mineral Resources in Socorro .
Written in English


  • Paleontology -- Cretaceous.,
  • Geology, Stratigraphic -- Cretaceous.,
  • Geology -- New Mexico.,
  • Mollusks, Fossil -- New Mexico.,
  • Paleontology -- New Mexico.,
  • New Mexico -- Paleontology.,
  • New Mexico -- Geology.

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Edition Notes

SeriesBulletin / New Mexico Bureau of Mines & Mineral Resources -- 114., Bulletin (New Mexico. Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources) -- 114.
The Physical Object
Pagination44 p. :
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17683958M

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Cretaceous stratigraphy and biostratigraphy, Clayton Lake State Park, Union County, New Mexico Article (PDF Available) in New Mexico Geology 8(3) · January with 79 Reads. The Moreno Hill Formation is a geological formation in New Mexico whose strata date back to the Late larep-immo.comur remains are among the fossils that have been recovered from the larep-immo.comy: United States. Stratigraphy, paleontology, and depositional systems of the Eocene Cub Mountain Formation, Lincoln County, New Mexico- a preliminary report Article (PDF Available) in New Mexico Geology 11(1) The Cretaceous is divided into Early and Late Cretaceous epochs, or Lower and Upper Cretaceous series. In older literature the Cretaceous is sometimes divided into three series: Neocomian (lower/early), Gallic (middle) and Senonian (upper/late). A subdivision in eleven stages, all originating from European stratigraphy, is now used worldwide.

Mancos Shale: Usage of Geologic Unit Name: Mancos Shale (AZ*,CO*,NM*,UT*,WY*) Mancos Group (CO*,UT*) This view shows part of the Mancos Shale where is crops out along the Notom-Bullfrog Road in southern Capitol Reef National Park. Summary: Underlies a broad area along west side of San Juan basin conformably between the Dakota sandstone and the Mesaverde group. Is a thick (2, +/-ft) dark gray to black, easily eroded shale of marine origin with a few thin beds of gray sandstone especially . Molenaar, C. M. (b) “Principal reference section and correlation of Gallup Sandstone, northwestern New Mexico”, in S. C. Hook (comp.), Contributions to Mid-Cretaceous Paleontology and Stratigraphy of New Mexico, New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources Circ. , pp. 29– Google ScholarCited by: 4. Special Papers Archive of All Online GSA Special Papers: –Present Volume (, in press): Southern and Central Mexico: Basement Framework, Tectonic Evolution, and Provenance of Mesozoic–Cenozoic Basins Volume (, in press): The Appalachian Geology of John M. Dennison: Rocks, People, and a Few Good Restaurants along the Way Volume

New Late Cretaceous gastropods from the Pacific slope of North America - Volume 75 Issue 1 - Richard L. Squires, Louella R. Saul Contributions to Canadian Paleontology Bulletin, P. L. (ed.), Cretaceous Stratigraphy Western North America. Pacific Section, SEPM, Book 46, Los Angeles, California. Salvini-plawén, L. Cited by: The Journal of Paleontological Sciences: JPS.H 1 THE GEOLOGICAL AND PALEONTOLOGICAL CONTRIBUTIONS OF WILLIAM “BILL” A. COBBAN _____ Neal L. Larson1 and Neil H. Landman2 1Black Hills Institute of Geological Research, PO Box , Main St., Hill City, SD 2American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West at 79th Street, New York, NY. The upper unit is designated "Upper Escarpment," a ft thick ledge- and cliff-forming sandstone. Columnar section of valley of the Rio San Juan, northwest NM in the San Juan basin. Neither source of name nor type locality stated. Of Late Cretaceous age. Source: GNU records (USGS DDS-6; . Since , the New Mexico Geological Society has conducted an annual field conference focused on the geology of some portion of New Mexico and/or an adjacent state. Thirty-seven field conferences later, thousands of miles of road logging and thousands of pages of text have left untouched very little of New Mexico's geology.