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Dominant Lithology:

Lithology Attributes:
lithology
argillaceousshaly
siltysandy
arkosicconglomeratic
gravellycarbonaceous
petroliferousmicaceous
chertysiliceous
ferruginoushematitic
phosphatictuffaceous
stromatoliticbentonitic
calcareousdiatomaceous
dolomiticglauconitic
intraclasticrip-up clasts
peloidalpisolitic
skeletalpyritic
sideriticgypsiferous
quartzolivine
feldsparhornblende
muscovitebiotite
micachloritic
manganesefelsic
maficbioclastic
grains
very finefine
mediumcoarse
very coarseboulder
well sortedpoorly sorted
well roundedangular
lithicpegmatitic
porphyriticfoliated
pebblyoolitic
feldspathicmuddy
clayeyfossiliferous
bedform
lenticularmounds
thinly beddedthickly bedded
massive
sed structure
desiccation cracksripple laminations
climbing ripplesalgal laminations
tabular cross bedscross beds
trough cross bedshummocky cross stratification
symmetric ripplesdunes
flaser bedslaminated
ball-and-pillowgraded-normal
bioturbatedbioturbated-weakly
bioturbated-moderatelybioturbated-thoroughly
concretions-sideriticconcretions-calcareous
nodularconvolute bedding
concretions-ironstoneoncolitic
concretions-phosphaticconcretionary
graded bedmud cracks
cross stratification
color
blackbrown
brown lightbrown dark
graygray light
gray darkgreen
greenish graygreenish blue
purplered
reddish brownwhite
yellowblue
bluish graymottled
lightdark
yellowish brownreddish gray
yellowish graybrownish red
brownish graytan
pink
structure
brecciated
Subordinate Lithology:

Lithology Attributes:
lithology
argillaceousshaly
siltysandy
arkosicconglomeratic
gravellycarbonaceous
petroliferousmicaceous
chertysiliceous
ferruginoushematitic
phosphatictuffaceous
stromatoliticbentonitic
calcareousdiatomaceous
dolomiticglauconitic
intraclasticrip-up clasts
peloidalpisolitic
skeletalpyritic
sideriticgypsiferous
quartzolivine
feldsparhornblende
muscovitebiotite
micachloritic
manganesefelsic
maficbioclastic
grains
very finefine
mediumcoarse
very coarseboulder
well sortedpoorly sorted
well roundedangular
lithicpegmatitic
porphyriticfoliated
pebblyoolitic
feldspathicmuddy
clayeyfossiliferous
bedform
lenticularmounds
thinly beddedthickly bedded
massive
sed structure
desiccation cracksripple laminations
climbing ripplesalgal laminations
tabular cross bedscross beds
trough cross bedshummocky cross stratification
symmetric ripplesdunes
flaser bedslaminated
ball-and-pillowgraded-normal
bioturbatedbioturbated-weakly
bioturbated-moderatelybioturbated-thoroughly
concretions-sideriticconcretions-calcareous
nodularconvolute bedding
concretions-ironstoneoncolitic
concretions-phosphaticconcretionary
graded bedmud cracks
cross stratification
color
blackbrown
brown lightbrown dark
graygray light
gray darkgreen
greenish graygreenish blue
purplered
reddish brownwhite
yellowblue
bluish graymottled
lightdark
yellowish brownreddish gray
yellowish graybrownish red
brownish graytan
pink
structure
brecciated