Unit Name: Whetstone Gulf Formation
Unit Type: Lithostratigraphic
Rank: Formation
Status: Formal
Usage: Currently in use
Age Interval: Late Ordovician (460.9 - 443.7 ma)
Province/Territory: Ontario; New York

Originator: Ruedemann, R., 1925, NY State Mus. Bull. 258.

Remark:
GeoLex entry: http://ngmdb.usgs.gov/Geolex/NewUnits/unit_14868.html This unit is a formation of the Lorraine Group.

Other Citations:
Ruedemann, R., 1925, NY State Mus. Bull. 258.

Source: GSC file of geological names; T.E. Bolton and J. Dougherty (compiler)
Contributor: A.A. Coyne
Entry Reviewed: No
Name Set: Lithostratigraphic Lexicon
LastChange: 27 Mar 2007