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Barker Dome Tongue of Cliff House Sandstone

Barker Dome Tongue* of Cliff House Sandstone of Mesaverde Group
Cretaceous, Late*
Geologic Province:
San Juan basin*
Areal Extent:
Type Locality:
Not designated. Named for exposures at Barker Dome, southern Ute dome, and in upper drainage of Barker Creek, T32N, R14W, San Juan Co, NM (Hayes, Zapp, 1955).


Hayes, P.T. and Zapp, A.D., 1955, Geology and fuel resources of the Upper Cretaceous rocks of the Barker Dome-Fruitland area, San Juan County, New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Oil and Gas Investigations Map, OM-144, 2 sheets, scale 1:62,500

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