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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
amphibolemuscovite
biotitemica
chloriticmanganese
felsicmafic
bioclastic
grains
very finefine
mediumcoarse
very coarseboulder
sortedwell sorted
poorly sortedrounded
well roundedsubangular
angularlithic
pegmatiticporphyritic
foliatedpebbly
ooliticfeldspathic
muddyclayey
fossiliferous
bedform
lenticularmounds
tabularthinly bedded
thickly beddedmassive
sed structure
desiccation cracksripple laminations
climbing ripplesalgal laminations
tabular cross bedscross beds
trough cross bedshummocky cross stratification
symmetric ripplesasymmetric ripples
dunesflaser beds
laminatedball-and-pillow
graded-normalbioturbated
bioturbated-weaklybioturbated-moderately
bioturbated-thoroughlyconcretions-sideritic
concretions-calcareousnodular
convolute beddingconcretions-ironstone
oncoliticconcretions-phosphatic
burrowedconcretionary
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
fracturedbrecciated
Subordinate Lithology:

Lithology Attributes:
lithology
argillaceousshaly
siltysandy
arkosicconglomeratic
gravellycarbonaceous
petroliferousmicaceous
chertysiliceous
ferruginoushematitic
phosphatictuffaceous
stromatoliticbentonitic
calcareousdiatomaceous
dolomiticglauconitic
intraclasticrip-up clasts
peloidalpisolitic
skeletalpyritic
sideriticgypsiferous
quartzolivine
feldsparhornblende
amphibolemuscovite
biotitemica
chloriticmanganese
felsicmafic
bioclastic
grains
very finefine
mediumcoarse
very coarseboulder
sortedwell sorted
poorly sortedrounded
well roundedsubangular
angularlithic
pegmatiticporphyritic
foliatedpebbly
ooliticfeldspathic
muddyclayey
fossiliferous
bedform
lenticularmounds
tabularthinly bedded
thickly beddedmassive
sed structure
desiccation cracksripple laminations
climbing ripplesalgal laminations
tabular cross bedscross beds
trough cross bedshummocky cross stratification
symmetric ripplesasymmetric ripples
dunesflaser beds
laminatedball-and-pillow
graded-normalbioturbated
bioturbated-weaklybioturbated-moderately
bioturbated-thoroughlyconcretions-sideritic
concretions-calcareousnodular
convolute beddingconcretions-ironstone
oncoliticconcretions-phosphatic
burrowedconcretionary
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
fracturedbrecciated