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Clay mineralogy of Pleistocene Lake Tecopa, Inyo County, California / by Harry C. Starkey and Paul D. Blackmon.

Starkey, Harry C., (author.). Blackmon, Paul D., (author.). Geological Survey (U.S.), (issuing body.).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (iv, 34 pages) : illustrations, map.
  • Publisher: Washington : United States Department of the Interior, Geological Survey, 1979.

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General Note:
Title from title screen (viewed October 6, 2014).
"In a saline lake with pH above 8.5, authigenic sepiolite and detrital lithium-bearing saponite were deposited in mudstones which were interlayered with volcanic tufts."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 33-34).
Subject: Clay minerals > California > Inyo County.
Meerschaum > California > Inyo County.
Mudstone > California > Inyo County.
Saline waters > California > Inyo County.
Saponite > California > Inyo County.

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