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The age of the diatom-bearing shales at Malaga Cove, Los Angeles County, California

G. Dallas Hanna
The age of the diatom-bearing shales at Malaga Cove, Los Angeles County, California
Bulletin of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists (November 1928) 12 (11): 1109-1111

Abstract

The Malaga Cove diatom-bearing shales are believed to be upper Miocene in age, equivalent to upper Monterey, the correlation having been based on paleontologic evidence. The shales are believed to have accumulated in shallow water.


ISSN: 0883-9247
Serial Title: Bulletin of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists
Serial Volume: 12
Serial Issue: 11
Title: The age of the diatom-bearing shales at Malaga Cove, Los Angeles County, California
Author(s): Hanna, G. Dallas
Pages: 1109-1111
Published: 192811
Text Language: English
Publisher: American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Tulsa, OK, United States
Accession Number: 1928-004357
Categories: Stratigraphy
Document Type: Serial
Bibliographic Level: Analytic
N32°30'00" - N42°00'00", W124°30'00" - W114°15'00"
Country of Publication: United States
Secondary Affiliation: GeoRef, Copyright 2019, American Geosciences Institute. Reference includes data from Bibliography and Index of North American Geology, U. S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA, United States
Update Code: 1928
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