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Journal Article
Published: 01 October 1983
Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences (1983) 20 (10): 1598–1608.
...David G. Taylor; Paul L. Smith; Richard A. Laws; Jean Guex Abstract The boundary between the Gabbs and Sunrise formations of west-central Nevada is redefined and the two units are combined to form the new Volcano Peak Group. The Nun Mine, Mount Hyatt, and Muller Canyon members are named...
Journal Article
Journal: PALAIOS
Published: 01 April 2016
PALAIOS (2016) 31 (4): 190–202.
... and Gabbs formations in west-central Nevada to evaluate the changes in faunal composition and paleoecological structure during the Norian Stage. Stationary epifauna dominated the early Norian faunal assemblages but gradually became less common by the late Norian, with the exception of cementing bivalves...
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Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 October 1939
GSA Bulletin (1939) 50 (10): 1573–1624.
... top to bottom): Feet Dunlap formation—Lower Jurassic—Coarse clastic sedimentary rocks and volcanics 5000 Unconformity (Local conformity) Sunrise formation—Lower Jurassic—Marine shales and limestones 1240 Gradational contact Gabbs formation—Upper Triassic—Marine shales and limestones 420 Conformity...
Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 December 1981
GSA Bulletin (1981) 92 (12): 888–911.
... constituted by the Upper Triassic Luning Formation. Locally, the nappes contain numerous imbricate thrust slices, some of which are composed of undifferentiated Sunrise-Gabbs Formation (Triassic and Jurassic) and unnamed volcanic-carbonate assemblages of probable Permian or Triassic age. Three episodes...
Series: AAPG Special Publication
Published: 01 January 1959
DOI: 10.1306/SV20351C1
EISBN: 9781629812410
... Abstract Early workers in California considered the Eocene formations we recognize today to be within the upper limits of the Cretaceous System. Gabb (1864) referred beds containing Trochocyathus striatus (Gabb) and underlying coal-bearing strata to his Division “B” of the Cretaceous. In 1869...
—Dunlap <b>Formation</b> debris-flow deposit, <b>Gabbs</b> Valley Range. Note sharp base ...
Published: 01 March 1971
Fig. 10. —Dunlap Formation debris-flow deposit, Gabbs Valley Range. Note sharp base and large blocks floating in finer material.
Journal Article
Published: 01 March 2008
Journal of Paleontology (2008) 82 (2): 213–237.
... from the lower Campanian Chico Formation at Tuscan Springs, which he had figured in 1864 as Volutolithes navarroensis Shumard, 1861 . Stewart (1927) recognized that the specimen figured by Gabb is actually an adult of Fusus averillii Gabb, 1864 , the type specimen of which is also from Tuscan...
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Composite log of the transition between the <b>Gabbs</b> and Sunrise <b>formations</b>. T...
Published: 01 January 2000
Fig. 3. Composite log of the transition between the Gabbs and Sunrise formations. The topmost metres of the Mount Hyatt Member were examined in New York Canyon and the rest of the section was measured on the northern slope of Muller Canyon. All members show alterations between relatively
Series: GSA Memoirs
Published: 01 January 1966
DOI: 10.1130/MEM100-p1
..., such as Oxytropidoceras buarquianum (White), O. douglasi Knechtel, Manuaniceras carbonarium (Gabb), and M. peruvianum multifidum (Steinmann), indicates that the range of Venezoliceras cannot be greatly different in South America. Venezoliceras is most abundant in the Comanche Peak and Goodland Formations...
Journal Article
Published: 01 September 2013
Journal of Paleontology (2013) 87 (5): 826–841.
... ; Nesbitt, 1995 ); Tejon Formation, Metralla Sandstone Member, Grapevine Canyon ( Gabb, 1864 ; herein) and Liveoak Canyon (Addicott in Nilsen, 1987 ), Tehachapi Mountains, Kern County, California; Stadium Conglomerate and Mission Valley Formation, San Diego, San Diego California ( Givens and Kennedy, 1979...
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Paleoecology of the Triassic–Jurassic interval in the <b>Gabbs</b> Valley Range, M...
Published: 01 April 2016
Table 1.— Paleoecology of the Triassic–Jurassic interval in the Gabbs Valley Range, Mineral County, NV, USA. *Bivalve genera identified in the upper Ferguson Hill Formation from present work include cf. Trigonia, Weyla , cf. Plagiostoma , cf. Astarte, Pinna , Modiolus, cf. Cardinia , cf
Journal Article
Published: 01 July 1962
Journal of Paleontology (1962) 36 (4): 745–792.
...G.E.G Westermann Abstract An exceptionally well-preserved and diverse Monotis fauna is described from the Upper Pardonet Formation of the Schooler Creek Group. In collections from 8 limestone beds, ranging from the base to the top of the 145-ft thick section, 6 abundant species and subspecies...
Journal Article
Published: 01 March 2001
Bulletin de la Société Géologique de France (2001) 172 (2): 189–200.
... formations are affected by Mesozoic polyphase deformations [Oldow, 1985]. The Permian and/or Triassic Garfield Flat formation is composed of ignimbrites and pyroclastic breccia interlayered with conglomerates, sandstones, calcareous and red pelites (fig. 4). The Jurassic-Triassic Gabbs-Sunrise formation...
Journal Article
Published: 01 March 1996
Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences (1996) 33 (3): 418–428.
... Formation corresponds closely to that of the Gabbs and Sunrise formations in Nevada and jointly shows eustatic regressive events at or near the beginning of the latest Triassic Crickmayi Zone and another near the top of the Hettangian. The beds from package 4 indicate a transgression closely associated...
Journal Article
Published: 01 November 2010
Journal of Paleontology (2010) 84 (6): 1022–1030.
... Formation, Sucia Island, Washington. A growth series is present at LACMIP loc. 10466 in this formation. Tips of the shells can be present in the examined material, but shell material is missing. Figure 4 Angaria ornatissima Gabb , 1864 , p. 121, pl. 20, fig. 78. Margarita ornatissima...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 September 2011
Journal of Paleontology (2011) 85 (5): 977–986.
...Lloyd N. Glawe; Dennis E. Bell; David T. Dockery, III; John F. Anderson Abstract Assemblages of the boat-shaped bivalve Odontogryphaea thirsae ( Gabb, 1861 ) from southwestern Alabama are used to define three ontogenetic growth stages that are bounded by major discontinuities in either mineral...
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Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 May 1967
GSA Bulletin (1967) 78 (5): 559–582.
... remnant patches of upper Pliocene Careaga Formation. Mudstone and conglomerate of the Lower Cretaceous Jollo Formation with Buchia pacifica Jeletzky and Jurassic Franciscan group locally containing B. piochii (?)(Gabb) are unconformably overlain by Upper Cretaceous Carrie Creek Formation (new name). Acila...
Journal Article
Published: 01 July 1990
Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences (1990) 27 (7): 988–998.
... piochii (Gabb), and Buchia fischeriana (d'Orbigny). Herzogina Chavan and plant macrofossils in the overlying Currier Formation indicate an Early Cretaceous age. Macrofloras of the overlying McEvoy and Devils Claw formations are most similar to Early Cretaceous, pre-Albian floras of the Western Interior...
Journal Article
Journal: Geophysics
Published: 01 January 1982
Geophysics (1982) 47 (1): 71–88.
... with formation waters. A series of laboratory experiments suggests that zeolites cause most of the observed IP response. Phase responses as high as 100 mrad were measured with field surveys over siltstone and limestone sequences in western Nevada. Samples recovered from the Luning and Gabbs-Sunrise formations...
Journal Article
Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 May 1974
AAPG Bulletin (1974) 58 (5): 868–870.
...Robert L. Detterman; David L. Jones Abstract Upper Jurassic and Upper Cretaceous fossiliferous marine strata are present on the south flank of Augustine Volcano. The Late Jurassic rocks contain Buchia concentrica as well as the first reported Buchia piochii (Gabb) from the Cook Inlet area...