Palynology of Selected Pennsylvanian Coal Beds From the Central and Southern Appalachian Basin: Correlation and Stratigraphic Implications

  1. William E. Edmunds and
  2. Jane R. Eggleston
  1. Cortland F. Eble1 and
  2. William H. Gillespie2

Published Online: 20 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118667378.ch5

Characteristics of the Mid-Carboniferous Boundary and Associated Coal-Bearing Rocks in the Appalachian Basin: Morgantown, West Virginia to Chattanooga, Tennessee, July 19-27, 1989

Characteristics of the Mid-Carboniferous Boundary and Associated Coal-Bearing Rocks in the Appalachian Basin: Morgantown, West Virginia to Chattanooga, Tennessee, July 19-27, 1989

How to Cite

Edmunds, W. E. and Eggleston, J. R. (1989) Palynology of Selected Pennsylvanian Coal Beds From the Central and Southern Appalachian Basin: Correlation and Stratigraphic Implications, in Characteristics of the Mid-Carboniferous Boundary and Associated Coal-Bearing Rocks in the Appalachian Basin: Morgantown, West Virginia to Chattanooga, Tennessee, July 19-27, 1989, American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1002/9781118667378.ch5

Author Information

  1. 1

    U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia

  2. 2

    U.S. Geological Survey, Charleston, West Virginia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875906614

Online ISBN: 9781118667378

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Keywords:

  • Appalachian basin;
  • Chesterian and Morrowan;
  • Coal-bearing rocks and stratigraphy;
  • Meramecian and Desmoinesian;
  • Mississippian-Pennsylvanian;
  • Petrography and palynology;
  • Pottsville formation;
  • Tectonics and pocahontas

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Materials

  • Results

  • Conclusions